Administrative, correspondence, congresses, affiliated group and publication materials concerning the activities and interests
of the League.
The League of American Writers was established in April, 1935, at the First American Writers' Congress, to be "a voluntary
association of writers dedicated to the preservation and extension of a truly democratic culture." Waldo Frank was elected
to be the first national chairman.
Number of containers: 6 boxes, 5 oversize folders
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