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Guide to Maurice Isserman Research Files for The Other American: The Life of Michael Harrington TAM.239

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Collection processed by Katja Vehlow; Entered into the Archivist's Toolkit by John D. Bence

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on February 03, 2015

 Edited by Nicole Greenhouse to reflect updated administrative information  , 2/3/2015

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Isserman, Maurice
Title: Maurice Isserman Research Files for The Other American: The Life of Michael Harrington
Dates [inclusive]: 1940-1995
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1970-1995
Abstract: Maurice Isserman is an historian and author of The Other American: The Life of Michael Harrington (2000), and several other books relating to the history of the American left. The collection contains interview transcripts, topical files, newspaper clippings by and about Harrington, and FOIA files obtained by Isserman. Prominent interviewees include: William F. Buckley, Lewis Coser, Norman Dorsen, Hal Draper, Harry Fleischman, John K. Galbraith, Herbert Gans, Michael Harrington (there are also two interviews of Harrington conducted by others), his wife Stephanie Harrington, Irving Howe, Irving Kristol, David McReynolds, Jack Newfield, Victor Reuther, Eugene Rostow, Andre Schiffrin, Stanley Sheinbaum, and Diana Trilling.
Quantity: 4.0 linear feet (5 boxes)
Location note: Building: Bobst Area: Cage From Aisle: 5 From Range: D From Shelf: 4 To Aisle: 5 To Range: D Shelf: 5
Language of Materials note: Materials are in English
Mixed materials [Box]: 1-5
Call Phrase: TAM.239