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Dennis, Eugene, 1905-1961


Francis Xavier Waldron (August 10, 1905 – January 31, 1961), best known by the pseudonym Eugene Dennis and Tim Ryan, was an American communist politician and union organizer, best remembered as the long-time leader of the Communist Party USA and as named party in Dennis v. United States, a famous McCarthy Era Supreme Court case. Source: Wikipedia

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

CPUSA (Communist Party USA) , 1935 - 1953

 File — Box: 209, Folder: 3
Identifier: Series 6
Scope and Contents Titles include: Professionals in a Soviet America, Reader's Guide to William Z. Foster's History of the Communist Party of the United States, Woman's Place- in the fight for a Better World, Hold that Rent Ceiling, Next Steps in the Struggle for Negro Freedom
Dates: 1935 - 1953

CPUSA (Communist Party USA) , 1939 - 1959

 File — Box: 209, Folder: 4
Identifier: Series 6
Scope and Contents Titles include: The War and the Negro People, The Third Party and the 1948 Elections
Dates: 1939 - 1959

Political Repression, 1942 - 1949

 File — Box: 237, Folder: 2
Identifier: Series 6
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection, composed of material from a number of different sources, offers researchers a unique look at the 20th and early 21st century American Left. It is comprised mainly of various printed material, including pamphlets, newsletters, journals and flyers dating from 1890-2017.
Dates: 1942 - 1949