J. Louis Engdahl Papers (1885-1981, bulk 1912-1932)
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Writings [series]:

(original manuscripts; see also Printed Material series)

The Writings series (0.5 linear feet) consists of articles and essays (mainly typescripts, but also manuscripts) written by Engdahl, as well as two typewritten drafts of a semi-autobiographical novel. Published versions of writings by Engdahl can be found in the Printed Material series. (Some published works were removed for separate cataloging and can be found by searching the library's online catalog.)

Articles and Essays [subseries]:
Box   13 (oversize)  
"Afterwords": manuscript, 3 pp.,  ca. 1908

(originally enclosed with Engdahl's essay "Reasons for It" in Minnesota Magazine in the Printed Material series; this is possibly a draft)

Box   5  
"A Little Child Shall Lead Them," 2 pp.,  1908
Box   5  
"Socialism Points Its Finger," West Virginia, 7 pp.,  undated

(re the West Virginia coal miners' strike of 1913)

Novel [subseries]:
The Struggle , or The Chosen Path , based on the Streetcar Strike
Box   5  
Chapters I (two versions), III, VII/First six chapters, 74 pp.: typescript,  undated
Box   5  
Chapters I -XII, plus "An Analysis of the Story," 113 pp.: typescript with handwritten insertions,  undated