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   Benjamin Stolberg Papers 1914-1951.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Benjamin Stolberg papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1208
Bib ID:4079371 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Stolberg, Benjamin, 1891-1951.
Title:Benjamin Stolberg Papers 1914-1951.
Physical description:14.5 linear feet (24 boxes, 2 oversized boxes, 1 portfolio)
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection has no restrictions. The following boxes are located off-site: 3-24. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into three series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Papers of Stolberg include correspondence files, notes and manuscripts of his writings, and files of clippings and periodicals in which his articles appeared. His writings deal with the labor movement, economics, the Socialist Party, and other liberal causes of the period between the wars. The extensive correspondence in the collection includes letters from Lewis Corey, Herbert Hoover, Sinclair Lewis, H.L. Mencken, Ayn Rand, Norman Thomas, and Leon Trotsky.

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

 The following boxes are located off-site: 3-24. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Benjamin Stolberg papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 09/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2014-04-15 XML document instance revised by Catherine C. Ricciardi

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Autographs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Corey, Lewis.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Economics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Journalism.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Journalists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Labor movement--United States.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Moscow Trials, Moscow, Russia, 1936-1937.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rand, Ayn.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Socialism.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Socialist Party (U.S.)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Trials (Political crimes and offenses)--Russia (Federation)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Trotsky, Leon, 1879-1940.--Commission of Inquiry on Leon Trotsky.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--Social conditions.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Working class--United States.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Author and journalist in the field of American labor. Stolberg was editor of THE BOOKMAN, a columnist for the NEW YORK EVENING POST, and a contributor to the NEW YORK TIMES, the NEW YORK HERALD TRIBUNE, the Scripps-Howard newspapers, and numerous magazines. He was a member of the Commission of Inquiry on Leon Trotsky investigating the Moscow trials.

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