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Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Participation, American.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Lisette and Sam Kutnick Abraham Lincoln Brigade collection

Identifier: larc-ms-0229
Abstract Materials collected by Lisette (Lee) and Sam Kutnick over the course of their political work in the San Francisco Bay Area. The collection contains typed transcripts of letters (circa 1937-1938) written by members of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade from the Spanish Civil War to family and friends in the Bay Area, collected by Lisette (Lee) Kutnick when she served as secretary of the Friends of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade in San Francisco. Kutnick gathered and typed copies of letters received by...
Dates: 1937-1995

Perley Payne oral history

Identifier: larc-oh-payne
Abstract Sound recording of interview with Perley Payne conducted by Fred Hirsh. Discusses growing up in a pioneer farming family in the Santa Clara Valley; agricultural and orchard work in the 1930s, including labor conditions for bindlestiffs and itinerant agricultural laborers; organizing cannery workers in Campbell. Discusses being recruited to go fight in the Spanish civil war as an Abraham Lincoln Brigade volunteer; attitudes toward "premature anti-fascists" when they returned home; worked at...
Dates: 1999 March 17