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Analysis of S. 2988 : a bill to strengthen the internal security of the United States; February 19, 1968

Analysis of Senate bill 2988

Analysis of the Internal Security Act of 1968

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Creator:Emerson, Thomas Irwin, 1907-
Title:Analysis of S. 2988 : a bill to strengthen the internal security of the United States; February 19, 1968 | Analysis of Senate bill 2988 | Analysis of the Internal Security Act of 1968
Date:1968
Description:

From the Adams (Victoria Gray) Papers. Analysis of Senate bill 2988, the Internal Security Act of 1968, introduced to the Senate by Senator James Eastland. Thomas I. Emerson, professor at Yale University, deciphers the bill and its effects on all Americans, but especially on civil rights organizations. According to Emerson, the bill was designed to overrule Supreme Court decisions dealing with internal security made during the previous 15 years.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Types:Text
Subjects:National Committee to Abolish the House Un-American Activities Committee | Internal security--United States | Civil rights--Government policy--United States | Civil rights--United States | Subversive activities--United States | Political persecution--United States | Internal security--United States | Treason--United States | Anti-communist movements--United States | United States
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2002-09-26
Original Material:

Box 6, Folder 12, M345 Adams (Victoria Gray) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Forms part of the Victoria Gray Adams Papers Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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