Title:Philip Olin Keeney papers, 1935-1962
Creator/Contributor:Keeney, Philip Olin, 1891-1962, creator
Correspondence, clippings, and articles concerning his interest and activities in the library field particularly his involvement
in a lawsuit stemming from his dismissal as librarian from The University of Montana. Also includes papers of Mary Jane Keeney
regarding the Keeney's "political persecution", 1942-1956, and papers regarding the Washington Cooperative Bookshop, 1940-1949.
Subject:Academic freedom -- Montana
Libraries -- Censorship
Printed materials transferred to the Book Collection of The Bancroft Library.
Philip Keeney was a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, School of Librarianship. He was employed as a librarian
by: The University of Michigan, University of Montana, Library of Congress, Office of Strategic Services, Office of Foreign
Economic Administration, and in Tokyo with the Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers-Pacific.
2 boxes, 1 oversize box (ca. .6 linear ft.)
BANC MSS 71/157 p box 1
BANC MSS 71/157 p box 2
BANC MSS 71/157 p OS Box