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President Truman’s Confrontation with McCarthyism

This collection focuses on the Truman administration's conflict over communists in the federal government and the charges of Senator Joseph McCarthy. The collection includes 30 documents totaling 200 pages covering the years 1950 through 1955. Supporting materials include photographs, oral history transcripts, audio recordings and public papers.

Truman with the Subversive Activities Committee, February 20, 1947.

Documents

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1950

1951

1952

1953

1954

1955

Photographs

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99-139 (untitled)

Mrs. Esther C. Brunauer speaking before the Senate Subcommittee on Foreign Relations

99-139
99-675 (untitled)

Photo of Duncan Lee as he Appeared Before the House Unamerican Activities Committee

99-675
73-3502 (untitled)

President Harry S. Truman with Members of the President's Commission on Internal Security

73-3502