Preliminary Inventory to the Mark Monday Papers, 1961-1984

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Preliminary Inventory to the Mark Monday Papers, 1961-1984

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mark Monday papers
Date (inclusive): 1961-1984
Collection Number: 74063
Creator: Monday, Mark
Collection Size: Number of Collections: 5 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes, 1 oversize folder, 3 motion picture film reels, 15 phonorecords, 3 phonotape cassettes. (2.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, news dispatches, reports, bulletins, pamphlets, leaflets, clippings, and photographs, relating to the Minutemen and other right-wing paramilitary groups in the U.S., and to the Irish republican movement in Northern Ireland. Video use copies of motion picture film available.
Language: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research. Video use copies of motion picture film available.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Mark Monday papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

Anti-communist movements--United States.
Communism.
Irish unification question.
Minutemen.
Ireland.
Northern Ireland--History--1969-
United States--Politics and government.
Moving-pictures.
Phonorecords.
Phonotapes.
Journalists.


Container List

Box 1.

Introduction describing origin of collection, June 6, 1974.

 

Reports, 1965-1968.

 

Reports made to Phoenix Police Department, Special Investigations, June - October 1965.

 

Training trip to Colorado, August 26 and 27, 1967.

 

Reports to F.B.I. and interviews, 1967-1968.

 

Correspondence, 1966-1968.

 

Communications and notes.

 

Use of ammonium nitrate in high explosives.

 

Development of resistance networks.

 

Organization and leadership.

 

Training courses.

 

Phase 1, Intelligence, security and propaganda.

 

Phase 2, Intelligence.

 

Phase 3, Security.

 

Phase 4, Propaganda.

 

Phase 5, Recruiting.

 

Training course "B", resistance warfare.

 

Bulletins, November 1965-October 1967 (publication of the Minutemen).

 

Codes and coded messages.

 

"On Target," 1966-1967 (monthly publication of the Minutemen, 1966-1967).

 

Minutemen publications.

 

"Blueprint for Victory."

 

"Guerrila Warfare."

 

"15 Steps to Victory."

 

"The Minutemen."

 

"Principles of Guerrila Warfare."

 

"We shall fight in the Streets."

 

"The Communist Takeover in America."

 

"Encroaching Government Controls."

 

Background news stories on the Minutemen, 1961-1970.

 

Articles by Mark Monday on the Minutemen, 1966-1968.

 

Unpublished manuscript by Mark Monday on the Minutemen.

Box 2.

List of supposed Communits, 1967.

 

Memorandum to Paul Dean, concerning the Minutemen, 1968.

 

File cards used by Minutemen in gathering information on suspected Communists, 1965-1968.

 

Map showing sites of Minutemen operations.

 

Pamphlet on explosives.

 

F.B.I. reports on Minutemen, 1968-1969.

 

Notes on Ed Bumgardner, informer for Mark Monday.

 

Material collected by Ed Bumgardner.

 

Patriotic Party.

 

Minutemen.

 

Troy Houghton.

 

Soldiers of the Cross.

 

Miscellaneous material.

 

John Franklin letters.

 

Target.

 

We Will Survive.

 

Secret Army Organization, 1967-1974.

 

Manoeuvers (16 mm motion picture film) undated

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 74063_f_0001046
Box 3-4

Unprocessed papers undated

Box 4

Declassified British government records 1978

Scope and Content Note

Formerly security-classified record of the British government, released in full. Arranged chronologically by date of release by Hoover
Box 4

Record released in 2010 1978

Physical Description: One folder containing one document