• Creator
  • Allen, Raymond B.
  • Created Date
  • 1951
  • Description
  • Garland Ethel was born in Okanogan County, Washington in 1899. He was educated at the University of Washington where he later taught in the English department from 1924-1969. His principle research interest was Samuel Taylor Coleridge. He was one of the professors persecuted for his communist affiliations during Washington State’s Joint Legislative Fact-Finding Committee on Un-American Activities. He would later become secretary of the America... more
    Garland Ethel was born in Okanogan County, Washington in 1899. He was educated at the University of Washington where he later taught in the English department from 1924-1969. His principle research interest was Samuel Taylor Coleridge. He was one of the professors persecuted for his communist affiliations during Washington State’s Joint Legislative Fact-Finding Committee on Un-American Activities. He would later become secretary of the American Federation of Teachers, Local 401. He died in 1980. Raymond B. Allen received his Ph.D. and MD from University of Minnesota. He became President of the University of Washington in 1946 until 1951. While President of the University of Washington he dealt with the Un-American Activities Committee and subsequently dismissed three professors for their affiliation with the Communist Party. He served as the first Chancellor of University of California, Los Angeles from 1951 to 1959. The Interim Committee on Un-American Activities (Canwell... less
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    Letter (correspondence)
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