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Anti-communist movements -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Lee J. Adamson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 086
Abstract Lee J. Adamson (1906-?) was a certified public accountant, conservative activist, speaker and writer. The collection includes correspondence, articles and essays, editorial letter, speeches and writings by others, subject files and mailing lists. There also includes free-standing volumes and a package with posters and a certificate award.
Dates: 1954-1969

Rouben Chublarian papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 130
Abstract Rouben Chublarian (d. 1975) was an Armenian writer who entered the United States in 1950 after having fled from Russia to Germany during World War II. The Collection includes outgoing and incoming correspondence, unidentified letters, articles, manuscripts, and miscellaneous items such as newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1949-1974

Circuit Riders, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: Bx 167
Abstract Circuit Riders, Incorporated was a group, formed in Cincinnati, Ohio, whose purpose was to spread the gospel of Christ. However, during the late fifties and sixties the focus of the Circuit Riders expanded to include the investigation of socialist-communist infiltration into all churches, government, education and the civil rights movement. The collection includes Circuit Rider Publications and Research Files with correspondence, pamphlets and audiotapes.
Dates: 1928-1975

Pedro Del Valle papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 126
Abstract Pedro A. Del Valle (1893-1978) was a Lieutenant General in the United States Marine Corps and commanded the 1st Marine Division in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II. After the war he became Inspector General for the Marine Corps and Director of Personnel until his retirement. The collection includes incoming and outgoing correspondence, articles written by Del Valle, Speeches by Del Valle, Defenders of the American Constitution, Incorporated, miscellaneous materials and the...
Dates: 1949-1978

Amos Fries papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 234
Abstract Amos Fries (1873-1963) was an engineer, served in the Philippines during the Moro uprising, organized the Chemical Warfare Service, and was an advocate for conservative causes. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, manuscripts by Fries, others, and Elizabeth Fries, and photographs.
Dates: 1903-1952

Granville F. Knight papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 082
Abstract Granville Frank Knight (1904-1982) was a physician and anti-communist activist. As a physician he specialized in nutrition and allergies; as president of the Pure Water Association of America he advocated against fluoridation of public water. Knight was an active member of the John Birch Society, serving as president of the California branch. The collection includes correspondence, speeches and writings that reflect Knight's career.
Dates: 1920-1981

Robert LeFevre papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 202
Abstract Robert LeFevre (1911-1986) was a conservative and later radical libertarian journalist, writer and teacher. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, speeches, organizational files, and other materials that reflect his career.
Dates: 1946-1981

Eugene Lyons papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 117
Abstract Eugene Lyons (1898- ) was a newspaperman, foreign correspondent, editor, radio commentator and a political writer. The collection includes manuscripts, publications and letters.
Dates: 1929-1964

Robert Prescott, Jr. papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 198
Abstract Robert W. Prescott, Jr. (1914-?) was a Eugene, Oregon conservative who promoted the use of propaganda and psychological warfare to fight communism. The collection consists of Prescott's correspondence and photographs.
Dates: 1958-1974

Frank Purinton papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 210
Abstract Frank Purinton (1895-1991) was an activist who sought to preserve the United States and Christianity from the "Communist-Zionist-Satanist" plot. He was active in the American Legion and the John Birch Society and published a patriotic Christian newsletter. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and printed materials reflecting Purinton's views.
Dates: 1970-1986

George W. Robnett papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 077
Abstract George W. Robnett (1890-1975) was an author and advertising executive, and co-founder and executive secretary of the National Laymen's Council, Church League of America. After retiring, Robnett concentrated his efforts on the Middle-East conflict and made three trips to the area. The collection includes correspondence, speeches, publications, and news clippings that reflect his work with the Church League of America and his writing.
Dates: 1937-1975

E. Merrill Root papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 051
Abstract E. Merrill Root (1895-1973) was a poet, college English teacher, and anti-Communist activist. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, poetry, lectures, photographs, and reviews of his literary efforts.
Dates: 1917-1967

Lawrence Timbers papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 123
Abstract Consists primarily of correspondence, but also includes files on the Washington State American Legion, information on his efforts to expose UNICEF for using their funds to bolster the economies of communist governments, drafts of articles and speeches, a.
Dates: 1949-1978