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Philadelphia County Board of Assistance records on employees dismissed for alleged Communist affiliations


Held at: Historical Society of Pennsylvania [Contact Us]1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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Overview and metadata sections

Gift of James E. Gibson, 1943.

Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Cary Majewicz
Finding Aid Date
, July 2009
Use Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Collection Inventory

Report of Assembly Relief Investigating Committee [California], (1940).
Box 1 Folder 1
Pennsylvania County Board of Assistance findings of fact report, (circa 1941).
Box 1 Folder 1
Letter to James E. Gibson, (3 Dec. 1941).
Box 1 Folder 2
Hearing transcript, pages 1-745a, (20 November-20 December 1941).
Box 1 Folder 2-8
Hearing transcript, pages 746-1600, (7 January-3 February 1942).
Box 2 Folder 1-8
Hearing transcript, pages 1601-2814, (5 February-18 March 1942).
Box 3 Folder 1-14
Hearing transcript, pages 2815-3340, (20 March-30 April 1942).
Box 4 Folder 1-7
“Findings of fact and conclusions of law with briefs in support of the same”, (1942).
Box 4 Folder 8

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