Collection Description & Arrangement
This collection of photographs depict Frank S. Tavenner acting in various capacities as the government's counsel on behalf of the House Un-American Activities Committee in 1952 and 1954. HUAC was an investigative committee formed by the U.S. House charged with investigating subversive activities of private American citizens and organizations suspected of being connected to or supportive of communist or fascist activities.
A sample transcript of these preceedings can be viewed here:
Five black and white photographs.
|Donor Information||Purchased from Historic Images, Memphis Tennessee via eBay for $86.40.|
- Tavenner, Frank S. with Donald Appel, Chief Committee Counsel in Red Inquiry, 25 Feb 1952 [1 Photograph]
- Tavenner, Frank S. (Counsel: Un-American Ace Commission) with Thomas Beak (Assistant to Tavenner), Mar-Apr 1952 [3 Photographs]
- Tavenner, Frank S. (Sub-committee Counsel), 3 May 1954 [1 Photograph]
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