Preliminary Inventory to the George W. Robnett Papers, 1932-1963

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Title: George W. Robnett Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1932-1963
Collection Number: 74074
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Abstract: Reports, speeches, and writings, relating to federal control of education, and to socialist and communist movements in the United States
Location note: Hoover Institution Archives.
Creator: Robnett, George Washington, 1890-1970


Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], George Washington Robnett Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1974.


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Biographical/Historical note

American author and lecturer; executive director, Church League of America, and National Laymen's Council, 1937-1956.

Scope and Contents note

Reports, speeches, and writings, relating to federal control of education, and to socialist and communist movements in the United States.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Church League of America
National Laymen's Council
Communism--United States.
Education--United States.
Socialism--United States.
United States--Politics and government.

Box 1

Manuscripts and lectures


"Those Hoover Predictions: Are They Coming Home to Roost?"


"My Political Credo"


"An American Credo"


"Can We Preserve Our American System?"


"Four Horsemen of 1951"


"Our Greatest Challenge"


"Who Are The Workers?"


"What About The Rights of American Workers?"


"Unionists in Drive to Capture the Mind of Youth"


"Business: The Life Blood of the Nation"


"A Close Look at the `American Civil Liberties Union' (ACLU)"


"Immigration by Deception"


Outline of talk to D.A.R.




Can We Preserve Our American System in the Post-War World? 1944.




The Crusade Against Government Investigating Agencies, a report on forces and processes


The `Left Swing' in Education including left-wing traps for youth


Who Controls What You Read?


Origin, History, and Methodology of the `Front' Movement in America: The Trojan Horse


Miscellaneous pages, single articles, etc.