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Seabury (Paul) Papers
BANC MSS 91/115 c  
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Description
The papers of University of California, Berkeley political scientist and foreign policy expert Paul Seabury.
Background
Paul Seabury (1923-1990) was a nationally-recognized scholar and expert on United States foreign policy and international politics. He was on faculty in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley and served in an advisory role on President Ronald Reagan's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board and to the Department of State. Seabury also served as Chairman of UC Berkeley's R.O.T.C Advisory Committee, as Chairman of the National Executive Committee of the Americans for Democratic Action (1961-1962), and as director of the Freedom House and the League for Industrial Democracy. Seabury wrote prolifically, authoring over a dozen books and numerous articles on foreign policy and other areas of interest. He received the Bancroft Prize from Columbia University. Seabury also founded the Pumpkin Papers Irregulars, a group that met for dinner every Halloween to celebrate the Whittaker Chambers-Alger Hiss case.
Extent
21 linear feet 16 cartons, 1 oversize folder, 1 cassette box
Restrictions
Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of without permission of the copyright owner. The copyright for unpublished manuscript material in this collection is held by the donor. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Availability
Collection is open for research.