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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Access Points

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Geoffrey White Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1939-1965
    Collection number: 78106
    Creator: White, Geoffrey
    Collection Size: 16 manuscript boxes, 1 box of slides 6.9 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, reports, resolutions, minutes, discussion bulletins, and printed matter, relating to American Trotskyist politics, the Socialist Workers Party, and the formation of the Spartacist League. Includes a few items relating to the Communist Party of the United States and the Independent Socialist League.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Geoffrey White Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1978.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    1939 Joined the Communist Party of the United States
    1957 Resigned from the Communist Party and subsequently joined the Socialist Workers' Party
    1963 Supported James Robertson who split the Socialist Workers' Party and established a new Marxist group, Spartacist

    Access Points

    Communist Party of the United States of America.
    Fourth International.
    Independent Socialist League.
    Socialist Workers Party.
    Spartacist League of the U.S.
    Communism--United States.
    Socialism--United States.
    United States--Politics and government.