Finding Aid for the Florence M. Sloat Collection of Material about the House Committee on Un-American Activities, 1959-1960

Processed by Saundra Taylor; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library Special Collections
UCLA Library Special Collections staff
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Florence M. Sloat Collection of Material about the House Committee on Un-American Activities, 1959-1960

Collection number: 1034

UCLA Library Special Collections

UCLA Library Special Collections staff



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • UCLA Library Special Collections staff
  • UCLA Library Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Saundra Taylor, February 1969
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, September 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Florence M. Sloat Collection of Material about the House Committee on Un-American Activities,
Date (inclusive): 1959-1960
Collection number: 1034
Creator: Sloat, Florence M.
Extent: 2 boxes (1.0 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Florence M. Sloat was chairman of the Teacher Defense Committee during the period of the House Un-American Activities Committee hearings in California and was one of the subpoenaed teachers. The collection consists of printed materials and correspondence relating to the hearings and Sloat's subpoena.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Florence M. Sloat, November 1968.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Florence M. Sloat Collection of Material about the House Committee on Un-American Activities (Collection 1034). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233790 

Biography

Florence M. Sloat was chairman of the Teacher Defense Committee during the period of the hearings and was one of the subpoenaed teachers.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of printed materials and correspondence relating to the House Un-American Activities Committee hearings in California, especially relating to Florence M. Sloat, who was subpoenaed.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Sloat, Florence M.--Archives.
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities.
Teachers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.


Container List

 

Collection of Material about the House Committee on Un-American Activities, 1959-1960

Creator/Collector: Sloat, Florence M., collector
Physical Description: (2 boxes, ca. 600 pieces)

Scope and Content Note

Miss Sloat was chairman of the Teacher Defense Committee during this period, and one of the subpoenaed teachers.