Government Military Investigations - Auto Industry Records
Scope and Content
The papers are copies of declassified documents relating to the investigation of individuals, including Walter P. Reuther, suspected of being communists in the automobile unions and industry. The file includes reports from the Staff Headquarters, Ninth Naval District, Great Lakes, Illinois, and from the Office of the Special Investigation Squad, Detroit Police Department.
- 1933 - 1940
- United States Government (Organization)
Language of Materials
Material entirely in English.
Collection is open for research.
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Rules for Use of Archival Materials.Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.
.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Government files on suspected Communists.
Papers are arranged in chronological order.
The papers of the Government Military Investigations - Auto Industry were obtained from Don Machette of the National Archives and placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in September of 1983.
Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in 1984.
- Guide to the Government Military Investigations - Auto Industry Records
- Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
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