Allen Weinstein Papers

1940-1979

College professor, author

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ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

Size: 15 linear feet (approximately 12,000 pages).
Access: Open.
Copyright: The donor gave to the U.S. government the copyrights in this material and in any other material received by the U.S. government and maintained in a depository administered by the National Archives and Records Administration. Documents created by U.S. government officials in the course of their official duties are in the public domain. Copyright interest in other documents presumably belongs to the creators of those documents, or their heirs.
Processed by: Dennis E. Bilger (1980).

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FOLDER TITLE LIST

CORRESPONDENCE FILE

Box 1

  • Correspondence- general - 1974 (2 folders)
  • Correspondence- general (answered)
  • Correspondence- book reviews- 1978
  • Correspondence- Hamby, Alonzo L.- Organization of American Historians
  • Correspondence- re articles on Cold War hysteria- 1973-1976
  • Correspondence- Organization of American Historical program panel, "Alger Hiss: Guilty or Innocent?"
  • Correspondence- Federal Bureau of Investigation- documents, appeal- 1972
  • Correspondence- Federal Bureau of Investigation- documents, appeal- 1978
  • Correspondence- Federal Bureau of Investigation- documents, appeal- 1979 (2 folders)

Box 2

  • Correspondence- Federal Bureau of Investigation, Weinstein's suit against- 1975
  • Correspondence- Subcommittee testimony, 1973-1977
  • Note re Alger Hiss case (undated)
  • Interview list-Washington-Baltimore area-persons interviewed for Weinstein's book on Alger Hiss, Perjury
  • Indexes-Hiss-Chambers case
AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION FILE
  • Notes-1974-American Civil Liberties Union Lecture
  • Files for Jack Novick "The Informants" (3 folders)
  • Freedom of Information requests- 1974
  • Freedom of Information requests- 1976
  • Freedom of Information requests- 1977
  • Senator Edward W. Brooke's inquiry with Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Correspondence re Weinstein v. Levi, et al., 1976

Box 3

  • Background documents- 1975-1977 (Alger Hiss and William A. Reuben v. Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, et al.,) (folders 1-6)

Box 4

  • Background documents- 1975-1977 (Alger Hiss and William A. Reuben v. Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, et al.,) (folders 7)
  • Transcript- United States District Court for the District of Columbia- Allen Weinstein v. Edward Levi, et al., 1976 Notice of filing
  • Transcript- United States District Court for the District of Columbia- Allen Weinstein v. Edward Levi, et al., 1976- interrogatories
  • Transcript- United States District Court for the District of Columbia- Allen Weinstein v. Edward Levi, et al., 1976- order
  • Transcript- United States District Court for the District of Columbia- Allen Weinstein v. Edward Levi, et al., 1976 (2nd affidavit)
  • Transcript- United States District Court for the District of Columbia- Allen Weinstein v. Edward Levi, et al., January 10, 1977 (pp. 1-112)
  • Transcript- United States District Court for the District of Columbia- Allen Weinstein v. Edward Levi, et al., January 10, 1977 (pp. 113-172)
  • Transcript- United States District Court for the District of Columbia- Allen Weinstein v. Edward Levi, et al., January 10, 1977 (pp. 173-223)
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation- data re Freedom of Information Request 1975
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation- Justice Department- Freedom of Information request- Correspondence and notes re 1973-1979
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation- Justice Department- Hiss and Rosenberg cases- Correspondence and notes re 1972-1975
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation- Justice Department- Attorney General William B. Saxby
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation- exemptions listed
FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION DOCUMENTS (COPIES)

Box 5

  • Washington Field Office Reports (5 folders)
  • Report by Joseph M. Kelly, New York City agent re Alger Hiss- March 30, 1949 (folders 1 and 2)

Box 6

  • Report by Joseph M. Kelly, New York City agent re Alger Hiss- March 30, 1949 (folders 3 and 4)
  • List of documents released
  • Bank records- Alger Hiss and David Breen
  • Alger Hiss Case- Correspondence re Alger Hiss and William Reuben v. Department of Justice

Box 7

  • Section I (100-25824) re Whittaker Chambers- 1940-1954
  • Section II (100-25824) re Whittaker Chambers- 1955-1975
  • Section I (101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1941-1951
  • Section II (101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1953-1955
  • Section III and IV (101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1955
  • Section V (101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1955-1956
  • Section VI (101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1956-1957
  • Section VII and VIII (101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1957
  • Section IX and X (101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1957-1958
  • Section XI and XII (101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1958-1964
  • Section XIII to XV(101-2668) re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act- 1963-1973
  • Documents re testimony of Whittaker Chambers, et al., 1948-1949 (folders 1 and 2)

Box 8

  • Documents re testimony of Whittaker Chambers, et al., 1948-1949 (folders 3-7)

Box 9

  • Documents re testimony of Whittaker Chambers, et al., 1948-1949 (folder 8)
  • Whittaker Chambers et al., testimony-perjury and espionage- 1948 (4 folders)
  • Whittaker Chambers et al., testimony-perjury and espionage- 1949 (folders 1 and 2)

Box 10

  • Whittaker Chambers et al., testimony-perjury and espionage- 1949 (folders 3-9)

Box 11

  • Whittaker Chambers et al., testimony-perjury and espionage- 1949 (folders 10 and 11)
  • State Department documents re Alger Hiss (declassified)
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation messages re Hiss-Chambers case 1948
  • Field office reports- December 1948 (folders 1-5)

Box 12

  • Field office reports- 1949- January
  • Field office reports- 1949- January-February
  • Field office reports- 1949- March (2 folders)
  • Section I- internal memoranda re Alger Hiss- 1948
  • Section II- internal memoranda re Alger Hiss- December 1948
  • Section III- internal memoranda re Alger Hiss- December 1948

Box 13

  • Section IV- Internal memoranda and teletype re Alger Hiss- December 1948
  • Section V- Internal memoranda and teletype re Alger Hiss
  • Section VI- Teletypes from New York re Alger Hiss- December 1948
  • Section VII- Reports from Baltimore re Alger Hiss- December 14, 1948
  • Section VIII- Reports from New York re Alger Hiss- December 21, 1948
  • Section XI- Report from New York re Alger Hiss- December 28, 1948
  • Section XII- Teletypes from New York re Alger Hiss- December 1948

Box 14

  • Section XIII- Inventory re Hiss documents- December 1948-January 1949
  • Section XIV- Inventory re Hiss documents- December 1948-January 1949
  • Section XV- Inventory re Hiss documents- December 1948-January 1949
  • Section XVI- Inventory re Hiss documents- December 1948
  • Section XVIII- Inventory re Hiss documents- January 1949
  • Section XX- Report from Los Angeles- January 7, 1949
  • Section XXI- Inventory re Hiss documents- January 1949

Box 15

  • Section XXII- Inventory re Hiss documents- December 1948-January 1949
  • Section XXIII- Inventory re Hiss documents- December 1948
  • Section XXIV- Inventory re Hiss documents- January 1949
  • Section XXV- Teletype from New York- January 1949
  • Section XXVI- Inventory re Hiss documents- January 1949
  • Section XXVII- Inventory re Hiss documents- January 1949
  • Section XXVIII- Inventory re Hiss documents- January 1949

Box 16

  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1948- May-December 14
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1948- December 15-31
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1949- January
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1949- February
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1949- March
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1949- April 3
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1949- April 14

Box 17

  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1949- June
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1949- August
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1949- December
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1950- February
  • Whittaker Chambers Testimony- 1950- August
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (636-645)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (886-896)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (938-941)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (942-954)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (955-1045)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1070-1134)

Box 18

  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1147)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1168-1250)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1270-1330)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1399-1410)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1411-1441)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1442-1451)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1972-2119)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2121)

Box 19

  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2123-2165)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2469)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2495-2500)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2546-2573)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2591-2620)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2651-2653)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2654-2661)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2684-2742)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2748-2755)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2770-2787)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2806-2829)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2832)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2833)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2834-2837)

Box 20

  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2811-2884)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2900)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2998)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (2999-3013)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3016-3019)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3020-3024)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3030-3035)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3044-3047)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3224)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3554-3581)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3594-3596)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3600)

Box 21

  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3611)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3619-3656)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3664-3682)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3693-3715)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3748-3760)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3762-3768)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3787-3788)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3856-3926)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3928-3940)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3944-3946)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3959-3961)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3964)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (3979-4004)

Box 22

  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4006-4028)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4030-4045)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4050-4083)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4096-4149)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4150-4180)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4191-4222)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4225-4241)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4243-4285)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4290-4320)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4327)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4350-4400)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4401-4423)

Box 23

  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4428-4433)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4455-4475)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (4515-4521)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case (1972-2220 extra)
  • Inventory of documents re Hiss-Chambers case extra copies- fragmented (1464-2750)
  • Inventory of documents withheld
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al.,- Miscellaneous- Felex A. Inslerman, January 12, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al.,- Miscellaneous- David Breen, et al., January 21, 1949
  • Reports on Whittaker Chambers testimony (folders 1 and 2)

Box 24

  • Reports on Whittaker Chambers testimony (folders 3-10)

Box 25

  • Reports on Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Peter John Coswell et al., January 29, 1949
  • Reports on Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Daryl Hutchins et al., January 29, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Eugene Rosen, et al., January 29, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Baltimore City College- Hiss family typewritten specimens, January 28, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- T.J. Donegan, January 28, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- illegible, February 2, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Timothy Hobson, February 9, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Ludwig Bowman, et al.,, February 10, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- William Edward Crane, February 9, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- William Edward Crane, et al.,, February 10, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Mrs. Josephine Fry Herbst, February 11, 1949
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Beverly Smith, et al.,, February 14, 1947
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Mrs. Silver Tesone, February 14, 1949 (nee Plum Fountain)
  • Reports- Whittaker Chambers, et al., miscellaneous- Sally Ringe Goldmark, March 9, 1949
  • Field Office Reports- 1949 (folders 1-6)

Box 26

  • Field Office Reports- 1949 (folders 7-13)

Box 27

  • Field Office Reports- 1949 (folders 14-20)

Box 28

  • Field Office Reports- 1940-1954 (2 folders)
  • Inventory of documents re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act (folders 1-4)

Box 29

  • Inventory of documents re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act (folders 5-10)

Box 30

  • Inventory of documents re Alger Hiss and Hatch Act (folders 11-12)
  • Field Office Reports- 1950 (Section 146)
  • Field Office Reports- 1950 (Section 148)
  • Field Office Reports- 1950 (Section 149)
  • Field Office Reports- 1950 (Section 150)
  • Field Office Reports- 1949-1951 (Section 151)
  • Field Office Reports- 1950-1951 (Section 152)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 153)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 154)

Box 31

  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 155)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 156)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 157)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 150)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 158)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 159)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 160)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 161)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 162)

Box 32

  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 163)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 164)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 165)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 166)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 167)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 168)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 169)

Box 32

  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 170)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 171) (2 folders)
  • Field Office Reports- 1952 (Section 172)
  • Field Office Reports- 1953 (Section 173)

Box 33

  • Field Office Reports- 1953 (Section 174)
  • Field Office Reports- 1953-1954 (Section 175)
  • Field Office Reports- 1954 (Section 176)
  • Field Office Reports- 1954-1957(Section 177)
  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 152 (1950-1952)
  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 153 (1952)
  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 154 (1952)
  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 155 (1952)
  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 156 (1952)

Box 35

  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 157 (1952)
  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 158-169 (1952)
  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 170-174 (1952-1953)
  • File No. 74-1333- Perjury-Section 175-178 (1953-1976)
  • File No. 101-2668- Hiss and Hatch Act- Section 1 (2 folders) (1941-1951)

Box 36

  • File No. 101-2668- Hiss and Hatch Act- Section 5 (1953-1956)
  • File No. 101-2668- Hiss and Hatch Act- Section 6 (1956-1957)
  • File No. 101-2668- Hiss and Hatch Act- Section 7 (1957)
  • Testimony of Horace William Schmahl- September 19, 1957 (3 folders)

Box 37

  • Testimony of Horace William Schmahl- December 18, 1957 (2 folders)
  • Testimony of Horace William Schmahl- March 27, 1958 (4 folders)

Box 38

  • Freedom of Information Requests, 1957-1975
MANUSCRIPT FILE
  • "Whittaker Chamber Confession" by Esme Joan Worth- page 1-39
  • "Whittaker Chamber Confession" by Esme Joan Worth- page 40-80
  • "Whittaker Chamber Confession" by Esme Joan Worth- page 81-116
  • "Whittaker Chamber Confession" by Esme Joan Worth- page 117-267
  • "Whittaker Chamber Confession" by Esme Joan Worth- page 268-367
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