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Series 9
The McCarthy period and the 1950's
Boxes 46-48

Scope and Content Note

With the exception of materials filed first in the series on the Institute of Pacific Relations (IPR), the great bulk of this series consists of clippings collected by Jaffe on such diverse topics of the period as Joseph McCarthy, Alger Hiss, the Rosenberg case, legislation, and Supreme Court decisions. A number of related booklets and leaflets on Senator McCarthy and the period of the early to mid-1950's are filed in Series 13, References and Sources.

Box Folder Content
46 1 Correspondence, 1938-1947 (6 items)
46 2 Articles and clippings on the IPR and Edward Carter, 1950-1955
46 3 Testimonials and statements in support of the IPR: 1950-1951
46 4 Testimonials, statements and minutes (of meeting before Senate Committee), 1951
46 5 Statements by Bill Holland before Senate Internal Security Subcommittee: 1951-1952
46 6 Statements on behalf of the IPR before the Senate Internal Security Subcommittee: 1951-1952 (6 items)
46 7 Supplementary documents on the IPR by Edward Carter: 1952
46 8 Statements in support of the IPR and IPR minutes: 1952 (19 items)
46 9 Miscellaneous letters and reports on the status of the IPR: 1957-1961 (12 items)
46 10 IPR report, "Commentary on the McCarran Report on the I.P.R.," 1953 January
46 11 IPR annual reports, 1956-1958; and miscellaneous collected materials
46 12 Joseph McCarthy: Articles, 1950-1955 and 1959-1977
46 13 Joseph McCarthy: General clippings, 1950-1955
46 14 Joseph McCarthy: general clippings, 1972-1977; and Jaffe notes
46 15 Joseph McCarthy: Leaflets and magazines, 1950-1954
46 16 Joseph McCarthy: Clippings: McCarthy vs. the Army, 1954
46 17 Joseph McCarthy: Clippings: reviews of books on McCarthy, 1954-1976
47 1 General articles, 1950-1954
47 2 General clippings, 1950-1957
47 3 Communism: General and specific accusations, 1950-1959
47 4 Allegations against various individuals
47 5 Alger Hiss: Clippings, 1950's and 1960's
47 6 Alger Hiss: 1970's and book reviews, 1957-1971
47 7 The Rosenbergs and their sons, 1951-1974
47 8 The Bill of Rights, 1954-1955
47 9 The Fifth Amendment, 1951-1957
47 10 James Eastland and the Senate Internal Security Subcommittee, 1956
47 11 Pat McCarran and the McCarran Act, 1950-1956
47 12 Immunity Statute: clippings, 1951-1957
47 13 Immunity Statute: Jaffe notes and documents
47 14 "Passport" cases, 1955-1958
47 15 "Red Scare" and Witchhunts," 1947-1962
48 1 Supreme Court decisions, 1951 and 1955-1958
48 2 Wiretapping, 1951-1958
48 3 Teachers' rights not to become informers, 1956
48 4 Spies, informers and guilt by association: articles, 1952-1954
48 5 Spies, informers and guilt by association: articles, 1952-1956
48 6 I. F. Stone: articles and miscellaneous copies of The Weekly, 1951-1955, and articles on Stone, 1971
48 7 Hornell Hart: Manuscript article and correspondence, 1951
48 8 Hornell Hart: Mimeographed booklet and letter, 1951
48 9 Supreme Court: Selected hearing, 1950-1957
48 10 U.S. vs. J. W. Powell, S. C. Powell and J. Schuman, 1956
48 11 Congressional hearings: miscellaneous materials (1950-1956)
48 12 Newsletters from various groups, 1946-1954
48 13 Ulmen notes for Jaffe
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