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Frank J. Donner papers

Repository: Yale University. Library. Manuscripts and Archives

Collection Description (Extant): The papers consist of clippings, court documents, correspondence, publications, interview transcripts, writings, and other materials documenting the research, writing, and activism of Frank Donner. The collection includes a small amount of Donner's correspondence, multiple files documenting the activities of individuals who served as political informers, and subject files covering a range of political and social protest groups from the 1950s to the 1990s. The papers also hold a series of Donner's writings, including manuscripts from two unpublished books on the use of informers in the 1950s and of government malfeasance during the 1980s, as well as several unpublished articles.

Date(s): 1897-1992

Digital Status: No

Existing IDs: MS1706

Extent: 38.5 linear feet

Finding Aid URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1706 External Link

Language: English

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

Black Panther Party
Civil rights and socialism
Informers
Lawyers
Social movements
United States--Politics and government
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities

Genres:

Interviews
Manuscripts
Sound recordings
Speeches
Transcripts

 

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