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Guide to the Dissent Magazine Records  TAM 642

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
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New York, NY 10012
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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Dissent Magazine Records
Dates [inclusive]: 1952-2013
Abstract: Dissent is a quarterly magazine that provides political commentary from intellectuals on the political left. This collection is largely comprised of  Dissent's editorial board and administrative records, which contain documentation of editorial decisions from the 1950s to the early 2000s, including correspondence among editorial board members and minutes from board meetings. The collection also contains the personal papers of Emanuel Geltman, who was one of  Dissent's founding members. Other materials in this collection include indices of  Dissent issues in the 1990s, pamphlets, and scrapbooks documenting the development of the magazine, photographs, and audio visual recordings of special events.
Quantity: 9 Linear Feet 9 record cartons
Location: Materials are located at the Tamiment Library.
Language: Materials are in English
Call Phrase: TAM 642