Records of the Socialist Labor Party of America

guide to a microfilm edition.
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State Historical Society of Wisconsin , Madison
Socialist Labor Party -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography., Documents on microfilm -- Bibliogr
StatementF. Gerald Ham, editor. Carole Sue Warmbrodt and Josephine L. Harper, associate editors. Lee E. Steinberg, manuscripts preparator.
SeriesGuides to historical resources
ContributionsHam, F. Gerald, 1930- ed.
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LC ClassificationsZ7165.U5 S55
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p.
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Open LibraryOL4415302M
LC Control Number79019173

Papers of the Socialist Labor Party of America: Records of the Socialist Labor Party of America; guide to a microfilm edition. Ham, F. Gerald, ed. Publication date. Socialist Labor Party.

Records of the Socialist Labor Party of America. Madison, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: F Gerald Ham; Socialist Labor Party. Official records (–) of the party, including minutes, correspondence, and financial records of the National Executive Committee, the party press, the National Board of Appeals, the national conventions, the Socialist Trade and Labor Alliance, and State committees.

Records of the Socialist Labor Party of America: Guide to a Microfilm Edition. Alternate title: Papers of the Socialist Labor Party of America: Guide to a Microfilm Edition: Editor: Ham, F. Gerald, Note: Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Link: multiple formats at.

Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Socialist Party records [microform] The Socialist Labor Party of America was founded in The organization's membership was initially primarily German immigrants. The organization was plagued with factional disputes and alternated between supporting mainstream candidates for national public office and.

The records may pertain to one of the party newspapers. p Agitators' Date Book, August 1-November 1. Volume 15 This volume contains the itineraries of Socialist Labor Party agitators and ^ candidates during the presidential campaign.

The Socialist Party Of America The Socialist Party Of America by Jack Ross. Download it The Socialist Party Of America books also available in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format for read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. At a time when the word "socialist" is but one of numerous political epithets that are generally divorced from Records of the Socialist Labor Party of America book historical context of America's political history.

Kansas City: Socialist Labor Party of America, ca. early s. An advertising card for the Kansas City section of the Socialist Labor Party of America, which invites wage workers to use the free reading room and to attend February’s free lecture series.

The lectures took place on Sunday afternoons at 3pm and included, History of Socialism in America, Aims and Objects of the Socialist. Shows that socialist parties, labor unions, and other groups will be run by an elite group and will not be egalitarian in practice.

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Michels writes: “It is organization which gives birth to the dominion of the elected over the electors, of the mandataries over the mandators, of.

This is a list of parties and organizations that are either explicitly democratic socialist or include significant numbers of democratic socialist members (although many do not specifically include the term "Democratic Socialist" in their name).

By Lawrence Wittner The U.S. labor movement has been fueled by the passion and fire of socialists, anarchists, communists, and leftists of many types. Socialists have been active since the very beginnings of the nationally organized movement.

Probably the best-known among them is Eugene V. Debs. A moving orator and staunch union activist, Debs began. The book focuses on two main points, a question of political strategy – the formation of a labor party or farmer-labor party, and the peace issue – the Party’s efforts to keep America out of the World Wars.

Ross gives little attention to the Socialist Party’s domestic program, theoretical ideas, or issues of Reviews: 7. The majority of records date from the yearswhen the Local was affiliated with the Socialist Labor Party. A smaller quantity of records documents the years afterwhen the Local was affiliated with the Socialist Party of America.

The collection includes a wide variety of records which document the various activities of the Local. The Socialist Labor Party of America May 29 “The modern proletarian class doesn't carry out its struggle according to a plan set out in some book or theory in the middle of history, in the middle of progress, in the middle of the fight, we learn how we must fight”.

Records concerning Party activities () include two notebooks kept by Party leaders W.L. Rosenberg and Daniel De Leon, and an assortment of newspaper clippings, mainly.

The Socialist Labor Party (SLP), was founded in By the early s, its moderate leadership was ousted by a militant group headed by Daniel De Leon that advocated revolutionary unionism and independent political action for an immediate revolutionary conversion to an industrial democracy, and that foreswore alliances with other groups to achieve reform measures.

This is the official Web site of the Socialist Labor Party of America, the original political party of socialism in the United States. The SLP was established on a Marxist basis in This site includes facts about the SLP's history, its revolutionary principles and program, a definition of socialism, an SLP local directory and information.

Description. Jack Ross, a freelance editor and independent historian in Brooklyn, New York, has produced the definitive history of the most successful third party of the 20th century in his new book, The Socialist Party of America: A Complete History, published by the the University of Nebraska Press.

The Barre Historical Society is particularly proud to feature this book in its store since. Socialist Labor Party of America (SLP) Contributor Names Book/Printed Material Senatorial candidates' matrices Philippine election.

Title from PDF file as viewed on 01/08/ "The Socialist Labor Party" by Nathan Dershowitz Politics [New York], vol. 5, no. 3, whole no. 41 (Summer ), pp. First published in USA between and with no copyright notice in original publication, public domain.

Attack piece on the Socialist Labor Party of America, said to be a "very good machine for collecting money.". Records of the Socialist Labor Party of America; guide to a microfilm edition by Socialist Labor Party (Book) Stalinist corruption of Marxism: a study in Machiavellian duplicity by Arnold Petersen (Book).

The Seattle Section of the Socialist Labor Party (SLP) was founded in the early 's as a branch of the Socialist Labor Party of America. The SLP was founded as a Marxist political party inthe first nationwide socialist party in the United States. Book Description: At a time when the word "socialist" is but one of numerous political epithets that are generally divorced from the historical context of America's political history,The Socialist Party of Americapresents a new, mature understanding of America's most important minor political party of the twentieth the party's origins in the labor and populist movements at the end.

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From the guide to the Socialist Labor Party records,(Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library) The Socialist Labor Party (SLP), founded inwas the first significant American socialist organization.

Socialist Labor Party - United States. Politics and government. Report to the Socialist labor party of the United States of America to the International congress held in Stuttgart, Augustby Socialist Labor Party., edition.

The Socialist Labor Party (SLP) was officially founded in at a convention in Newark, New party was made up overwhelmingly of German immigrants, who had brought Marxist ideals with them to North America. So strong was the heritage that the official party language was German for the first three years.

Guide to the Social-Democratic Party of America Records Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. New York University. Retrieved Aug Socialist Party of America (). Party history beginning with formative Social Democratic Party. Social democracy red book. Published by the SDP shortly before the merger.

Socialist Labor Party 1 Socialistic Labor Party of North America National Platform Adopted by the First National Convention, at Newark, N. J., December 26Œ31, * Labor being the source of all wealth and civilization, and useful labor being possible only by and through the associated efforts of the people, the means of labor.

A history of the Socialist Labor Party (SLP) is long overdue. Started Init is the ancestor of the far better known Socialist Party (SP), ('Communist Party (CP) and innumerable leftist organizations; it was a major factor in the launching of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

The Socialist Workers Party (SWP) is a communist party in the United ally a group in the Communist Party USA that supported Leon Trotsky against Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, it places a priority on "solidarity work" to aid strikes and is strongly supportive of SWP publishes The Militant, a weekly newspaper that dates back to It also maintains Pathfinder Press.

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Of the many socialist organizations born during the late 19th and 20th centuries, the Socialist Party of America was perhaps the most well-known. With the Socialist Party of America Papers, students will find valuable primary sources for the study of the labor movement, civil rights, anti-war activities and the history of the “American left.”.Socialist Labor Party before joining with the Social Democratic Party at the Indianapolis Unity Convention of to found the Socialist Party of America.

A complete stenographic record of the proceedings of the 17h Convention of the SLP was published in paperback book .