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Mort D. Turner collection of political ephemera, circa 1931-1953.
BANC MSS 78/184 c CARTON 1; BANC MSS 78/184 c box 1; BANC MSS 78/184 c box 2; BANC MSS 78/184 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Mort D. Turner collection of political ephemera, circa 1931-1953

Creator/Contributor:

Turner, Mort D., 1920-2004, creator

Abstract:

Collection of political literature primarily from progressive organizations in California and Berkeley. Includes fliers, pamphlets, and newsletters concerned with veterans' affairs, McCarthyism, union issues, student activism, civil rights, and progressive political parties. Also includes sample ballots and election materials pertaining to California politics.

Date:

1931 (issued)

Subject:

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American Veterans Committee.
University of California, Berkeley -- Students -- Political activity
Labor unions -- California
Communism -- United States
Political parties -- California
Political campaigns -- California
Civil rights -- United States
Veterans -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Social movements -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Berkeley (Calif.) -- Politics and government
California -- Politics and government -- 1951-

Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Collection processed at folder level in 2010.
Mort D. Turner collection of political ephemera, BANC MSS 78/184 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Mort D. Turner; 1978; 1989.
In English.

Type:

Campaign literature.
Ephemera.

Physical Description:

print
2 boxes (0.8 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 78/184 c CARTON 1
BANC MSS 78/184 c box 1
BANC MSS 78/184 c box 2
BANC MSS 78/184 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.