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Guide to Maurice Isserman Research Files 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 ArchivesSpace on January 29, 2018

 Edited by Heather Mulliner to reflect the incorporation of a 2016 accretion  , November 2016

Descriptive Summary

Source: Isserman, Maurice
Creator: Isserman, Maurice
Title: Maurice Isserman Research Files
Dates [inclusive]: 1940-1995
Dates [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 bulk of the collection contains interview transcripts, topical files, newspaper clippings and FBI files related to Isserman's research on Michael Harrington. 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. The collection also contains several files related to Isserman’s research on American Communism between 1977 and 1980.
Quantity: 4 Linear Feet (5 boxes)
Language: Materials are in English
Call Phrase: TAM.239