William Frey papers

Collection Data

Description
William Frey (1839-1888) was a Russian-American social reformer and positivist. Collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts of writings, diaries, and other papers, chiefly regarding Frey's work in founding a community in Cedar Vale, Kansas, and to his preaching of positivism. Includes correspondence with Russian liberals and revolutionists, American communists, and American and English positivists; tracts on positivism; and a biography in Russian of Auguste Comte.
Names
Frey, William, 1839-1888 (Creator)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1888 (Approximate)
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 1083
Topics
Russian Americans
Revolutionaries -- Soviet Union
Communists -- United States
Positivism
Genres
diaries
Correspondence
Documents
Notes
Biographical/historical: William Frey (1839-1888) was a Russian-American social reformer and positivist.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 linear foot (2 boxes)
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12354234
MSS Unit ID: 1083
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 144d9240-c60b-012f-bec7-58d385a7bc34
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