• Creator
  • Hewitt, GeorgeRader, Melvin
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1948-1949
  • Description
  • In this document, Canwell Committee witness George Hewitt’s charge against Professor Melvin Rader - that Rader “attended a secret communist school at Briehl’s Farm near Kingston, New York” - is stated. Then the counter evidence to this claim is summarized. The document contains 20 points of counter evidence. Among the counter evidence are records and eye-witnesses proving that Rader was not in New York during that period but rather in Washingt... more
    In this document, Canwell Committee witness George Hewitt’s charge against Professor Melvin Rader - that Rader “attended a secret communist school at Briehl’s Farm near Kingston, New York” - is stated. Then the counter evidence to this claim is summarized. The document contains 20 points of counter evidence. Among the counter evidence are records and eye-witnesses proving that Rader was not in New York during that period but rather in Washington State. The document ends with a statement by Rader claiming his innocence, which reads, “I have nothing to hide. Careful and honest investigation only adds to the strength of my case. I welcome the conscientious checking on all details.”. less
  • Format
  • Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in JPEG format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2015