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Guide to the Records of the Lyman R. Bradley Academic Freedom Case
1947-1961
 RG 19.2 RG 19.2

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2641
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Creator: Office of the Secretary
Title: Records of the Lyman R. Bradley Academic Freedom Case
Dates [inclusive]: 1947-1961
Abstract: The Records of the Lyman R. Bradley Academic Freedom Case detail the action of New York University in hearing charges and subsequent suspension of a tenured associate professor who was convicted of contempt of Congress in 1948. The collection consists of administrative records retained by three offices of the University: the Office of the Dean of Washington Square College; the Office of the Chancellor; and the Office of the Vice Chancellor, who as Secretary and Clerk of the University Council (later Board of Trustees) maintained the Council files.
Quantity: 4.0 Linear feet 4 linear feet (6 boxes)
Location note: 11/D/3-4
Call Phrase: RG 19.2