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Box 40



Contains 17 Results:

Committees: Public Works, 1955-1962

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents A collection of letters, telegrams, press releases and official statements regarding this topic. Examples are: a 4 page letter (7/15/55) from the Secretary of the Army Robert T. Stevens to the Honorable Charles A. Buckley (Chairman, Committee on Public Works) re/ bills concerning federal participation in the costs of protecting privately owned property as well as the shores of publicly owned property; 2 anti-tax letters from constituents protesting the passage of H.R. 4266 to amend the...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1955-1962

Committees: Un-American Activities, 1953-1959

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 2
Identifier: Folder 2
Scope and Contents A collection of letters, statements, speeches and other items primarily addressing the conduct and activities of this committee and sub committee. Examples are: a letter (3/53) from Chula Vista constituent James Billings & Wilson's reply concerning Mr. Billings' concern that the committee was too critical of Protestant Churches and clergy; a collection of letters from constituents and Wilson and others, concerning the activities of the Committee -- most of these are favorable, but one...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1953-1959

Committees: Un-American Activities, 1959-1960

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 3
Identifier: Folder 3
Scope and Contents A large collection of letters, telegrams, notes, memos, listing of names, petitions, postal cards, news clippings & other items. Examples are: Office note to Margie re/ constituent interest in obtaining a copy of the film "Operation Abolition" that focused on student riots in San Francisco & stressed communist influence; copies of letters and petitions pro and con that concerned the projected transference of the Un-American Committee to the Judiciary Committee; multipage listing of...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1959-1960

Committees: Un-American Activities, 1961

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 4
Identifier: Folder 4
Scope and Contents A collection of letters, notes, excerpts from the Congressional Record, news reports, magazine articles & other items. Examples are: a letter from La Mesa constitutent Jeanne Berger and a copy of "Red Stars - #4 The Reds are back in Hollywood" -- a small tract promoting anti communism; Congressman Wilson's responses to several constituent letters stressing anti-communist quieries about various organizations; a letter from constituent John E. Wirges & Wilson's response re/ congrats...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1961

Committees: Un-American Activities, 1962

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 5
Identifier: Folder 5
Scope and Contents

The bulk of this folder contains copies of a script used for an NBC special "Regards to George M. Cohan" (Sunday, March 4, 1962) & Congressman Wilson's alarm at certain portions of the program and a desire to have the participants investigated by the Committee on Un-American Activities."

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1962

Committees: Un-American Activities, 1965 March

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 6
Identifier: Folder 6
Scope and Contents

One letter from constituent Joyce Resnick and Wilson's reply re/ a research paper request for information on the Committee.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1965 March

Committees: Veterans Affairs, 1957-1958

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 7
Identifier: Folder 7
Scope and Contents Primarily letters, a few telegrams and a number of excerpts from the Congressional Record. Examples are: A letter from Coronado constituent Mrs. Theresa E. Alexander & Wilson's reply re/ Gold Star Wives' Service and Welfare Fund and alleged unethical behavior; a packet of 15 pages from Harry L. Malin (Public Account) re/ "IN THE MATTER OF Gold Star Wives of America, Inc. -- Exhibits A -D & Comments; a letter from constituent Donald Morgan Hurd & Wilson's reply re/ "proposing that...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1957-1958

Committees: Veterans Affairs, 1959-1960

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 8
Identifier: Folder 8
Scope and Contents

a few letters & a memorandum, but primarily reports & other items. Examples are: copies of "Summary of Veterans' Legislation Reported 86th Congress, Laws Enacted" (18 pages); a copy of "Non-Service-Connected Pensions H.R. 6432" (6 pages); a copy of "Message of the President . . . Veterans Pensions" -- a booklet produced by the Veterans Administration.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1959-1960

Committees: Veterans Affairs, 1961-1962

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 9
Identifier: Folder 9
Scope and Contents Letters, statements, reports & other information. Examples are: A copy of "Statement of John E. Erickson, National Commander Veterans of World War I of the U.S.A. Before the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs . . . March 8, 1961" (9 pages); a packet of letters from constituent Mrs. Therese Alexander, Congressmen Bob Wilson and Olin Teague re/ Gold Star Wives, P.L. 84-881 & World War I survivors benefits; a letter from constituent Paul A. Hay, Sr. (disabled veteran) & Wilson's...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1961-1962

Committees: Veterans Affairs, 1963

 File — Box: 40, Folder: 10
Identifier: Folder 10
Scope and Contents Primarily a collection of letters and a few reports. Examples are: A letter from Coronado constituent Mrs. Henry T. Stanley & Wilson's response re/ a Navy Captain's widow's failure to get just compensation from the VA; a small packet of corresp. between Al. F. Jones (Legislative Officer, Dept. of California, Veterans of World War I of U.S.A. & Congressman Wilson re/ pension bill and Chairman Teague's "obstructionist tactics;" a packet of letters from constituents Mr. & Mrs....
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1963