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David Fulton Karsner papers

Title
David Fulton Karsner papers, 1912-1929.
Author
Karsner, David, 1889-1941.
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Description
.8 linear foot (2 boxes).
Subjects
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
  • are owned by the Eugene V. Debs Foundation.
Biography (note)
  • David Fulton Karsner (1889-1941) was an American journalist and biographer.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 1618
Author
Karsner, David, 1889-1941.
Title
David Fulton Karsner papers, 1912-1929.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Access
Rights to the letters from Eugene V. Debs are owned by the Eugene V. Debs Foundation.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, writings, legal papers, photographs, and printed matter. Correspondence, 1912-1926, with Debs and others concerns socialist issues and the trial and imprisonment for treason of Debs. Also, some writings by Debs and Karsner, papers related to Debs's trial, photographs of Debs, and printed items.
Biography
David Fulton Karsner (1889-1941) was an American journalist and biographer. After working on newspapers in Chicago, Philadelphia and New York City, he became managing editor of the socialist newspaper The New York Call. He wrote books about his associate Eugene V. Debs, the socialist leader and presidential candidate, and biographies of Andrew Jackson and others.
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Occupation
Biographers,
Editors.
Journalists.
Added Author
Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926.
Debs, Kathryn M.
Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945.
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945.
LCCN
ms 70001749
Research Call Number
MssCol 1618
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