Physical Description: 28 cubic feet
Arranged numerically by F number.
Scope and Content Note
This series contains files on alleged communist, fascist, and other suspected subversive organizations and individuals under
CUAC investigation. Materials include correspondence, reports, clippings, testimony, exhibit items relating to hearings, photographs,
and supporting background information. Although no guide to the CUAC filing system is available, the following pattern emerges
from a careful evaluation of the records:
F1 (boxes 1-2): Communist Party organizations and leaders
F2 (boxes 2-12): Suspected communist front organizations
F3 (boxes 12-15): Communist publications and documents about communism
F4 (boxes 15-16): Suspected communists
F5 (boxes 16-21): Suspected fellow travelers, both organizations and individuals
F6 (boxes 21-24): Miscellaneous topics, principally from the 1950s
F7 (boxes 25-26): Communist Party election petitions
F10 (box 27): Subversive non-communist organizations
F11 (box 27): Subversive publications
F12 (box 27): Suspected subversive individuals
F13 (box 27): Other investigated individuals
F20 (box 28): Miscellaneous information on subversive organizations
F21 (box 28): Miscellaneous information on subversive organizations, individuals, and unnumbered files on schools
Access to the F Number Files is also provided by the 5" x 8" index cards through Index Cards, Series 3, Sub-series a, which
is arranged alphabetically by last name.
For an inventory of Boxes 1-28, see Appendix A in Additional Series Information.
Additional Series Information