• Creator
  • Allen, Raymond B.
  • Created Date
  • 1948
  • Description
  • In this letter to the Washington Committee for Academic Freedom’s Frances W. Herring dated July 20, 1948, President Raymond B. Allen responds to her letter rebuking him for suspending Professor Phillips. Allen explains his reasons for suspending Phillips explaining that Phillips was subpoenaed to appear before the Canwell Committee and refused. Allen writes, "Under these circumstances, I had no alternative than to consider his failure to appea... more
    In this letter to the Washington Committee for Academic Freedom’s Frances W. Herring dated July 20, 1948, President Raymond B. Allen responds to her letter rebuking him for suspending Professor Phillips. Allen explains his reasons for suspending Phillips explaining that Phillips was subpoenaed to appear before the Canwell Committee and refused. Allen writes, "Under these circumstances, I had no alternative than to consider his failure to appear as an unlawful act. Obviously, the University as a state institution cannot condone willful disregard of the law.". 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