Papers of Emanuel Celler, 1924-1973 (bulk 1945-1973).

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Celler, Emanuel, 1888-1981. Papers of Emanuel Celler, 1924-1973 (bulk 1945-1973).

Papers of Emanuel Celler, 1924-1973 (bulk 1945-1973).

Correspondence, supplemented by notes, clippings, memoranda, speeches, financial records, printed material, and other papers relating chiefly to Celler's service as a U.S. representative from New York state and as chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Topics include bank mergers, baseball investigation, Biafra, busing, Cambodia, campus disorders, civil rights, crime, foreign trade, the proposed impeachment of William O. Douglas, immigration, India, internal security and loyalty, Israel and Zionism, monopoly, the operation and methods of the Monopoly Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee, mutual security, oil, oligopoly, pollution, poverty, Presidential disability, religion in schools, segregation, selective service, sports, trusts, Vietnam, and welfare. Correspondents include Dean Acheson, Alben W. Barkley, David Ben-Gurion, Harry Flood Byrd, William O. Douglas, Cyrus Eaton, Abba Eban, Levi Eshkol, James T. Farrell, Abe Fortas, David de Sola Pool, W. Averell Harriman, J. Edgar Hoover, Harry Hopkins, Cordell Hull, Hubert H. Humphrey, Harold L. Ickes, Lyndon B. Johnson, Estes Kefauver, William F. Knowland, Teddy Kolleck, Fiorello H. LaGuardia, Owen Lattimore, John Lindsay, John McCormack, Wilbur D. Mills, Maurice Couve de Murville, Jawaharlal Nehru, Richard M. Nixon, Madame Pandit, Hyman Rickover, Nelson Rockefeller, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jr., Frank Stanton, Henry L. Stimson, Robert A. Taft, Norman Thomas, Harry S. Truman, Robert F. Wagner, Henry Wallace, as well as Adlai E. Stevenson, George McGovern and other Democratic presidential aspirants.

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