National Historical Publications & Records Commission

Socialist Party of America Papers, 1919–1976

(Microfilm Edition)

State Historical Society of Wisconsin

Publisher: Microfilming Corporation of America

The Socialist Party of America (SPA) was formed in 1901 by a merger between the three-year-old Social Democratic Party of America and disaffected elements of the Socialist Labor Party which had split from the main organization in 1899. The edition includes correspondence, position papers, memoranda, financial records, broadsides, pamphlets, leaflets, serials, and other papers of the party, 1897–1976.

Base collection: 142 reels, 139-page guide; Addendum: 38 reels, 1919–1976, with 145-page guide

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Logo of the Socialist Party of America, established in 1901.


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