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National Emergency Civil Liberties Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Emergency Civil Liberties Committee

Dates

  • 1958-
  • Majority of material found within 1958-1970

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Formerly called the Emergency Civil Liberties Committee, the name was changed in 1968. The original committee was formed in 1951 at a time when common citizens' Constitutional rights were threatened by the Smith Act and the McCarren Act, and the House Un-American Activities Committee was conducting anti-Communist "witch hunts.".

Extent

0.08 Linear Feet (1 linear in.)

Language

English

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.
Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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