Benjamin Stolberg papers, 1914-1951
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.
Scope and Contents
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.