American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born Records (1926-1980s)
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Title: American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born Records
Creator: American Committee for Protection of the Foreign Born
Inclusive dates: 1926-1980s
Extent: 51.00 linear feet and 2 oversized volumes
Group founded in 1933 on the initiative or Roger Baldwin of the ACLU to defend constitutional rights of foreign-born persons in the United States. It assisted individuals facing deportation, aided persons seeking to become naturalized citizens, attempted to combat harasmment and official persecution of the foreign-born, and opposed discriminatory legislation. Records include correspondence, administrative files, clippings and publicity files, subject files and case files.
Call number: ACPFB
Language: The material is in English.
Repository: University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center), Joseph A. Labadie Collection