Workers Party of the United States Publications

Collection Number: 5306

Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Workers Party of the United States Publications,
Collection Number:
5306
Creator:
Workers Party of the United States
Quantity:
1 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Reports, pamphlets, publications.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Publications of the Workers Party of the United States.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

The Trotskyist faction of the Socialist Party of America (SPA) formed this political organization after it was expelled from the SPA in 1937.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Consist chiefly of reports and publications of the Socialist Workers Party and its subdivision, the Socialist Youth League.
Reports of the Socialist Workers Party's national convention (1946) include resolutions, reports on socialism, on party strategy, on the history of the 4th International on the Russian Communist Party and on capitalism.
Reports of the Socialist Youth League include the NATIONAL SECRETARY ORGANIZATION REPORT (1945), the INFORMATION BULLETIN (1945) and MONTHLY EDUCATION CALENDAR (January, 1946). These include information on conferences, party strategy and activities of the Socialist Youth League and local party sections; also reports on union activities.
Also 2 volumes of THE SOCIALIST APPEAL, (1938-1939), the weekly newspaper of the Socialist Workers Party.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Communist League in America
Fourth International
Socialist Workers Party
Socialist Youth League
Workers Party of the United States.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
Access to the collections in the Kheel Center is restricted. Please contact a reference archivist for access to these materials.
Restrictions on Use:
This collection must be used in keeping with the Kheel Center Information Sheet and Procedures for Document Use.
Cite As:
Workers Party of the United States Publications #5306. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
6046: Archives Union File (AUF)

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Box 1 Folder 1
Box 1 Folder 2
Box 2 Folder 1
very brittle
Box 2 Folder 2
very brittle