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The Truman Administration’s Loyalty Program

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1945

November

J. Edgar Hoover to Harry H. Vaughan
       November 8, 1945    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

1946

February

Memo, Harry S. Truman to Fred M. Vinson, With Attachment
       February 6, 1946    View (32 pages)    |    (PDF)

November

Report of the President's Temporary Commission on Employee Loyalty
       November 26, 1946    View (48 pages)    |    (PDF)

1947

February

A. Dorothy Burchisk to Harry S. Truman
       February 25, 1947    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

April

Correspondence Between Philip Murray and Harry S. Truman
       April 15, 1947    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence Between J. Parnell Thomas and Harry S. Truman
       April 25, 1947    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

May

Dorothy Mardfin to Harry S. Truman
       May 22, 1947    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Ernest H. Gaunt to Harry S. Truman
       May 22, 1947    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

David J. Sloane to Harry S. Truman
       May 28, 1947    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

June

Correspondence Between M.C. Latta and Civil Service Commission
       June 26, 1947    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

July

Frank B. Steele to Harry S. Truman, With Attachment, and Reply From Matthew J. Connelly
       July 7, 1947    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

October

Memo, Donald S. Dawson to Harry S. Truman
       October 24, 1947    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

November

List of Meeting Attendees
       November 14, 1947    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Helen G. Prather to Harry S. Truman
       November 19, 1947    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Matthew J. Connelly to Seth Richardson, With Attachment
       November 28, 1947    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

December

Oscar R. Ewing to John Steelman
       December 2, 1947    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Peyton Ford to Donald S. Dawson
       December 4, 1947    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

1948

January

Donald S. Dawson to Clark Clifford, With Attachment
       January 7, 1948    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

April

Tom Clark to All Departments and Agencies of the Executive Branch
       April 7, 1948    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

May

George M. Elsey to Donald S. Dawson
       May 4, 1948    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

August

Correspondence Between Donald S. Dawson and Tom Clark, With Attachments
       August 4, 1948    View (12 pages)    |    (PDF)

Edward H. Foley, Jr. to Clark Clifford, With Related Material
       August 5, 1948    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence Between Edwin G. Nourse and Homer Ferguson, With Related Material
       August 6, 1948    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

William W. Parsons to Donald S. Dawson
       August 12, 1948    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

September

Telegram, Homer Ferguson to Harry S. Truman
       September 26, 1948    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Leon Henderson to Harry S. Truman
       September 27, 1948    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

J. Parnell Thomas to Harry S. Truman
       September 29, 1948    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

November

Seth Richardson to Donald Dawson, With Attachments
       November 8, 1948    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Walter White to Harry S. Truman
       November 26, 1948    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Abram Flaxer to Harry S. Truman, with Reply From William D. Hassett
       November 29, 1948    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

1949

January

Correspondence Between Seth Richardson and C. Girard Davidson
       January 3, 1949    View (7 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to James E. Webb, With Attachment
       January 8, 1949    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

February

Memo, L. A. Moyer to Civil Service Commission
       February 2, 1949    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

March

Alfred N. Richards to Harry S. Truman With Attachment, With Reply from John R. Steelman and Related Material
       March 2, 1949    View (8 pages)    |    (PDF)

Ernest R. Hilgard et. al to Harry S. Truman, With Reply by Donald S. Dawson
       March 26, 1949    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

April

Correspondence Between Joseph C. O’Mahoney and Harry S. Truman, With Attachment
       April 5, 1949    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Stephen J. Spingarn to Clark Clifford
       April 6, 1949    View (9 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Julius Krug to Harry S. Truman
       April 25, 1949    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

June

Memo, Stephen J. Spingarn to Donald S. Dawson, With Attachment
       June 17, 1949    View (11 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence Between Harry S. Truman and Clifford J. Durr
       June 20, 1949    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

September

George N. Craig to Harry S. Truman, With Attachment
       September 19, 1949    View (16 pages)    |    (PDF)

December

J. Howard McGrath to Donald S. Dawson
       December 23, 1949    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

1950

Senator Joseph McCarthy, List of 81
       ca. 1950    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

March

Harry S. Truman to Harley M. Kilgore With Attachment
       March 7, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegrams Between Arthur Krock and Charles Ross
       March 19, 1950    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Draft Letter, Harry S. Truman to Millard E. Tydings With Related Material
       March 22, 1950    View (14 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Joseph McCarthy to Harry S. Truman
       March 22, 1950    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman With Attachments
       March 28, 1950    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

April

Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman With Attachment
       April 3, 1950    View (10 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Millard E. Tydings
       April 3, 1950    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Millard E. Tydings to Harry S. Truman
       April 12, 1950    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

May

Memo for Donald S. Dawson
       May 8, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo from Stephen Spingarn, "Proposal for Presidential Commission on Internal Security and Individual Rights"
       May 22, 1950    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Charles S. Murphy and Stephen J. Spingarn to Harry S. Truman
       May 24, 1950    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

June

Memo, David E. Bell to Charles S. Murphy
       June 14, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Seth Richardson to Donald S. Dawson
       June 26, 1950    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

July

Memo, George M. Elsey to James Lay With Attachment
       July 12, 1950    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence Between Millard E. Tydings and Harry S. Truman
       July 28, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

August

Harry S. Truman to Francis Biddle, With Attachment
       August 15, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Harry S. Truman to Alben W. Barkley, et al., With Attachment
       August 28, 1950    View (21 pages)    |    (PDF)

September

Correspondence Between A. Barr Comstock and Harry S. Truman
       September 12, 1950    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Charles C. Ralls to Harry S. Truman, With Attachments
       September 12, 1950    View (8 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence Between Edward H. Pruden and Harry S. Truman
       September 19, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Helen Gahagan Douglas to Harry S. Truman
       September 20, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Stephen J. Spingarn to Charles Murphy, With Attachment
       September 29, 1950    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

December

Press Release, Statement by the President
       December 19, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

1951

January

Chester W. Nimitz to Harry S. Truman
       January 9, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Donald S. Dawson to White House
       January 22, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Stephen J. Spingarn to David Bell
       January 26, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

February

Memo, "Commission on Internal Security and Individual Rights"
       February 12, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

May

Notes, Chester W. Nimitz to Discuss With Charles Murphy
       May 11, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Harry S. Truman to Charles Murphy With Attachments
       May 24, 1951    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

June

Correspondence Between Harry S. Truman and George H. Fallon
       June 11, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Roger W. Jones to Charles Murphy
       June 28, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

August

Memo, E.U. Condon to Harry S. Truman
       August 6, 1951    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Laurence Jaeger to Harry S. Truman
       August 14, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

A. Egnal to Harry S. Truman
       August 18, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Russell C. Leffingwell to Harry S. Truman
       August 20, 1951    View (7 pages)    |    (PDF)

September

Memo, Roger W. Jones to Donald S. Dawson
       September 11, 1951    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Rachel Welch to Harry S. Truman
       September 22, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

December

Memo, Hiram Bingham to All Executive Departments and Agencies
       December 21, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

1953

November

Summons to Harry S. Truman
       November 9, 1953    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Harold H. Velde
       November 11, 1953    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Press Release
       November 16, 1953    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Longhand Note, Harry S. Truman
       November 17, 1953    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

December

Correspondence between J. Edgar Hoover and John W. McCormack
       December 2, 1953    View (7 pages)    |    (PDF)

1954

Transcript of Interview with Philip Perlman
       December 15, 1954    View (24 pages)    |    (PDF)

1955

April

Philip Perlman to Harry S. Truman With Attachments
       April 22, 1955    View (10 pages)    |    (PDF)