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Committee: Judiciary, 1958-1962

 File — Box: 38, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1

Scope and Contents

A large collection of letters, photocopies of news articles, telegrams, memorandums & 1 copy of "Committee on the Judiciary . . . Rules," 86th Cong. Examples are: a letter from several "Filipinos in the U.S. Naval Services" indicating that they should be given the right to become citizens of the United States, Wilson's follow up on this and several letters dealing with this topic; a "Resolution Opposing Federal Interference with Established Interstate Compact Agencies" Governors' Conference, Glacier National Park, June 28, 1960; several items related to Congressman Emanuel Celler's investigation of the New York Port Authority; papers relating to the National Association of Attorneys General 54th Meeting in San Francisco, July 1960 resolution re/ opposition to federal jurisdiction; photocopy of June 14, 1960 New York Times editorial entitled "Mr. Celler's Inquisition;" items related to Eisenhower Republican Assembly of San Diego; World War I veterans who also served in WWII re/ H.R. 9262 (Kowalski bill) & physical disability; 5 page copy of "Memorandum by Rep. George Meader re H.R. 8845, Obstruction of Investigation August 6, 1962; 16 page copy of "Testimony of Richard Nevins Member California State Board of Equalization Before the Special Subcommittee on State Taxation. . . ." & map showing "States Imposing Sales Taxes;" a letter from CA Governor Pat Brown indicating how important sales and use taxes are for essential state services; & a photocopy of a June 6, 1962 Los Angeles Times article entitled "State's Losses on Tax-Exempt Imports Told."


  • created: 1958-1962


Conditions Governing Access

Access to some records is restricted, please consult with Special Collections & University Archives staff for details. Patrons wishing to use the Robert C. Wilson Papers must sign a "Researcher's Agreement," a copy of which can be obtained from Special Collections & University Archives staff.


From the Collection: 0.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

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