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Guide to the McCarthy era newspaper clippings, 1946-1954
Special Collections M0186  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: McCarthy era newspaper clippings,
    Date (inclusive): 1946-1954
    Collection number: Special Collections M0186
    Creator: Stanford University. Office of the President.
    Extent: 2 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.


    Gift of the Stanford University President's Office.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] McCarthy era newspaper clippings, M0186, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    Newspaper clippings the subject of which is subversive activities and the resulting investigations in the United States. Topics covered are: the Smith Act, the Tenney Bill, the Levering Act, the University of California special loyalty oath, the McCarran Act, McCarthyism, academic freedom, and the Rosenberg trials, with special sections on the Everitt Hudson (Stanford student) case and press and government censorship. Also some minor topics included.