Collection  |  Manuscript/Mixed Material Emanuel Celler papers,

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Emanuel Celler papers,
Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, notes, financial records, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Celler's service as a U.S. representative from New York State and as chairman of the House Committee on the Judiciary. Documents Celler's work as chairman of Subcommittee No. 5 (Subcommittee on Study of Monopoly Power) of the Committee on the Judiciary including the investigation into the exemption of professional baseball from antitrust laws. Includes files of the New York congressional delegation steering committee. Subjects include American Jewish issues, eastern Nigeria (Biafra), busing, Cambodia, campus disorders, civil rights, crime, foreign trade, the proposed impeachment of William O. Douglas, immigration, India, internal security and loyalty, Israel and Zionism, Pat McCarran and the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 (McCarran-Walter Act), Joseph McCarthy, mergers in the banking and communications industries, monopolies, mutual security, oil, oligopoly, pollution, poverty, Adam Clayton Powell, presidential disability, refugees, religion in schools, segregation, selective service, sports, U.S. House Committee on Un-American Activities, trusts, Vietnam, and welfare.
Correspondents include Dean Acheson, Alben William Barkley, David Ben-Gurion, Chester Bowles, Harry Flood Byrd, Maurice Couve de Murville, William O. Douglas, Cyrus Stephen Eaton, Abba Solomon Eban, Levi Eshkol, James T. Farrell, Abe Fortas, W. Averell Harriman, J. Edgar Hoover, Harry L. Hopkins, Cordell Hull, Hubert H. Humphrey, Harold L. Ickes, Lyndon B. Johnson, Estes Kefauver, George F. Kennan, William F. Knowland, Teddy Kollek, Fiorello H. LaGuardia, Owen Lattimore, John V. Lindsay, John McCormack, George S. McGovern, Wilbur D. Mills, Jawaharlal Nehru, Richard M. Nixon, Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit, David de Sola Pool, Hyman George Rickover, Nelson A. Rockefeller, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jr., Frank Stanton, Adlai E. Stevenson, Henry L. Stimson, Robert A. Taft, Norman Thomas, Harry S. Truman, Robert F. Wagner, Henry A. Wallace, and Roy Wilkins.
Contributor Names
Celler, Emanuel, 1888-1981.
Subject Headings
-  Acheson, Dean,--1893-1971--Correspondence
-  Barkley, Alben William,--1877-1956--Correspondence
-  Ben-Gurion, David,--1886-1973--Correspondence
-  Bowles, Chester,--1901-1986--Correspondence
-  Byrd, Harry F.--(Harry Flood),--1887-1966--Correspondence
-  Couve de Murville, Maurice,--1907-1999--Correspondence
-  Douglas, William O.--(William Orville),--1898-1980
-  Douglas, William O.--(William Orville),--1898-1980--Correspondence
-  Eaton, Cyrus Stephen,--1883-1979--Correspondence
-  Eban, Abba Solomon,--1915-2002--Correspondence
-  Eshkol, Levi,--1895-1969--Correspondence
-  Farrell, James T.--(James Thomas),--1904-1979--Correspondence
-  Fortas, Abe--Correspondence
-  Harriman, W. Averell--(William Averell),--1891-1986--Correspondence
-  Hoover, J. Edgar--(John Edgar),--1895-1972--Correspondence
-  Hopkins, Harry L.--(Harry Lloyd),--1890-1946--Correspondence
-  Hull, Cordell,--1871-1955--Correspondence
-  Humphrey, Hubert H.--(Hubert Horatio),--1911-1978--Correspondence
-  Ickes, Harold L.--(Harold LeClair),--1874-1952--Correspondence
-  Johnson, Lyndon B.--(Lyndon Baines),--1908-1973--Correspondence
-  Kefauver, Estes,--1903-1963--Correspondence
-  Kennan, George F.--(George Frost),--1904-2005--Correspondence
-  Knowland, William F.--(William Fife),--1908-1974--Correspondence
-  Kollek, Teddy,--1911-2007--Correspondence
-  La Guardia, Fiorello H.--(Fiorello Henry),--1882-1947--Correspondence
-  Lattimore, Owen,--1900-1989--Correspondence
-  Lindsay, John V.--(John Vliet)--Correspondence
-  McCarran, Pat,--1876-1954
-  McCarthy, Joseph,--1908-1957
-  McCormack, John W.,--1891-1980--Correspondence
-  McGovern, George S.--(George Stanley),--1922-2012--Correspondence
-  Mills, Wilbur D.--(Wilbur Daigh),--1909---Correspondence
-  Nehru, Jawaharlal,--1889-1964.--Correspondence
-  Nixon, Richard M.--(Richard Milhous),--1913-1994--Correspondence
-  Pandit, Vijaya Lakshmi,--1900-1990--Correspondence
-  Pool, David de Sola,--1885-1970--Correspondence
-  Powell, Adam Clayton,--1908-1972
-  Rickover, Hyman George--Correspondence
-  Rockefeller, Nelson A.--(Nelson Aldrich),--1908-1979
-  Roosevelt, Franklin D.,--Jr.--(Franklin Delano),--1914-1988
-  Stanton, Frank,--1908-2006--Correspondence
-  Stevenson, Adlai E.--(Adlai Ewing),--1900-1965--Correspondence
-  Stimson, Henry L.--(Henry Lewis),--1867-1950
-  Taft, Robert A.--(Robert Alphonso),--1889-1953
-  Thomas, Norman,--1884-1968--Correspondence
-  Truman, Harry S.,--1884-1972--Correspondence
-  Wagner, Robert F.--(Robert Ferdinand),--1877-1953--Correspondence
-  Wallace, Henry A.--(Henry Agard),--1888-1965--Correspondence
-  Wilkins, Roy,--1901-1981--Correspondence
-  United States.--Congress.--House
-  United States.--Congress.--House.--Committee on the Judiciary
-  United States.--Congress.--House.--Committee on the Judiciary.--Subcommittee No. 5
-  United States.--Congress.--House.--Committee on Un-American Activities
-  United States.--Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952
-  Banks and banking--United States
-  Baseball--United States
-  Busing for school integration--United States
-  Civil rights--United States
-  Communication and traffic--United States
-  Crime--United States
-  Draft--United States
-  Emigration and immigration law--United States
-  Internal security--United States
-  International trade
-  Jews--United States
-  Legislators--New York (State)
-  Monopolies--United States
-  Oligopolies--United States
-  Petroleum industry and trade--United States
-  Pollution--United States
-  Poverty--United States
-  Presidents--Disability--United States
-  Public welfare--United States
-  Refugees--United States
-  Religion in the public schools--United States
-  Security, International
-  Segregation--United States
-  Sports--United States
-  Student movements--United States
-  Trusts, Industrial--United States
-  Zionism
-  Cambodia--History
-  India--History
-  Israel--History
-  New York (State)--Politics and government
-  Nigeria, Eastern--History
-  United States--Armed Forces--Recruiting, enlistment, etc
-  United States--Economic conditions--20th century
-  United States--Emigration and immigration
-  United States--Politics and government--20th century
-  United States--Social conditions--20th century
-  Vietnam--History
-  Arranged in three parts composed of fifteen series.
-  Part I arranged in four series. Series 1: Subject File I, 1936-1955; Series 2: General Office File; Series 3: Special Case File; and Series 4: Financial Papers.
-  Part II arranged in ten series. Series 1: Steering Committee File, 1959-1972; Series 2: Case File, 1954-1972; Series 3: General Office File, 1955-1972; Series 4: General Legislative File, 1957-1972; Series 5: Special Legislative File, 1955-1972; Series 6: Subject File, 1944-1972; Series 7: Appointments File, 1954-1972; Series 8: District Office File, 1959-1972; Series 9: Speeches and Statements, 1948-1972; and Series 10: Awards and Certificates.
-  Part III composed of one series. Series 1: Steering Committee Files, 1959-1973.
-  Microfilm edition of containers 14-19 of the Subject File available, no. 19,602.
-  Microfilm edition produced from originals in the Manuscript Division. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service.
-  Gift, Emanuel Celler, 1967-1977.
-  Audiotapes and motion picture films transferred to Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division.
-  Photographs transferred to Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
-  Lawyer and U.S. representative from New York.
-  Collection material in English.
-  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and at
195,000 items.
604 containers plus 8 oversize.
9 microfilm reels.
224.8 linear feet.
Library of Congress Manuscript Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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