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Guide to the Joseph North and Helen Oken North Family Papers
||Joseph North and Helen Oken North Family Papers
||This collection contains the family papers of Joseph and Helen Oken North from the
1920s to 1970s. Their papers are largely comprised of correspondence, which documents
their involvement in Communist Party activism, their experiences in Spain during the
Spanish Civil War, and their family life. This collection also contains a significant
amount of materials related to Joseph North's career as a journalist for the communist
New Masses and the
Daily Worker. Included in the collection are materials related to Helen Oken North's family who
were also involved in socialist activism and labor organization.
||12.75 linear feet (14 boxes)
||Materials are located at the Tamiment Library.
|Language of Materials note:
||Materials are in English. A small portion the of materials in this collection are
in Hebrew and Russian.