Records, 1940-2001

Progressive, Inc

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Microforms
  • Physical Details
    • 96 reels of microfilm (35mm); plus
    • additions of 18.7 c.f
  • OCLC ocn145800898, ocn145771287
  • Finding Aids
    • Register


  • Records of the non-stock corporation which publishes The Progressive magazine, documenting its publishing history and the magazine's support of progressive causes, including civil rights, civil liberties, environmental topics, and opposition to U.S. involvement in Vietnam and Latin America. Included are extensive files of correspondence, particularly during editor Morris H. Rubin's tenure (1940-1973), smaller files of reorganizational, circulation, promotional material, a small number of manuscript articles, and other materials.
  • The processed portion of this series is summarized above, dates 1940-1973, and is described in the register. Additional accessions date to 2001 and are described below.


  • The processed portion of this collection is available only on microfilm.
  • Presented by Morris H. Rubin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1964-1976.
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