Letter from Mississippi Congressman John E. Rankin to L. E. Faulkner about Rankin's influence on making the House Un-American Activities Committee a standing committee.

Title

Letter from Mississippi Congressman John E. Rankin to L. E. Faulkner about Rankin's influence on making the House Un-American Activities Committee a standing committee.

Description

In this letter, Mississippi congressman John E. Rankin writes to Mississippi Central Railroad president L. E. Faulkner about how Rankin's amendment made the House on Un-American Activities Committee a permanent group. He also states that this committee will be the key to fighting communism in the United States.

Creator

John E. Rankin (1882-1960)

Source

L.E. Faulkner Papers, M22, Historical Manuscripts, Special Collections, The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries

Date

1950-08-30

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Language

En

Type

Text

Original Format

Paper

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Citation

John E. Rankin (1882-1960), “Letter from Mississippi Congressman John E. Rankin to L. E. Faulkner about Rankin's influence on making the House Un-American Activities Committee a standing committee. ,” Online Exhibits at Southern Miss, accessed July 9, 2020, https://usmspecialcollections.omeka.net/items/show/174.

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