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Mendel V. Halushka Papers

Call Number



1919-1958, inclusive


Halushka, Mendel V., 1904-1958
Halushka, Sally (Role: Donor)


1.5 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

English .


Chicago Socialist, compiler of list of Socialist publications, 1900-1950. The papers contain correspondence including letters from socialist notables, material relating to the Young People's Socialist League; a scrapbook of articles by Halushka and others; a scrapbook relating to the Young Circle League; and survey forms and charts relating to Halushka's research on Socialist mayors and Socialist newspapers.

Historical/Biographical Note

Chicago Socialist, compiler of list of Socialist publications, 1900-1950.


Folders are arranged alphabetically.

The files are grouped into one series:

Missing Title

  1. I, Subject Files

Scope and Content Note

The papers contain original manuscripts and printed sources; correspondence concerning routine office, subscription and publication matters; several letters of interest from such socialist figures as William E. Bohn, Theodore Debs, Harry Laidler, Alfred Baker Lewis, Lena Morrow Lewis, James Oneal, Fred D. Warren and John M. Work; other correspondence and scrapbooks concerning socialist youth movements, particularly Young People's Socialist League and Young Circle League (Youth Clubs of Workmen's Circle); also contains responses and compilations from hundreds of form letters, personal letters, and questionnaires sent out to establish definitive historical records of all socialist newspapers (1900-1950) and mayoralties in the United States.

Conditions Governing Access

Materials are open without restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright (or related rights to publicity and privacy) for materials in this collection, created by Mendel Halushka was not transferred to New York University. Permission to use materials must be secured from the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date; Mendel V. Halushka Papers; TAM 022; box number; folder number; Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, New York University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Sally Halushka, widow of Mendel V. Halushka, 1959. The accession number associated with this gift is 1959.001.

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