[Seven items, together with membership cards]. American Veterans Committee.

[Seven items, together with membership cards]

various: American Veterans Committee, 1946-1954. Leaflets and bulletins from the left-wing veterans' group, dating to both before and after its 1948 expulsion of communists.

Includes a 1946 leaflet announcing a demonstration against racist speaker Gerald L.K. Smth in Oakland; the second issue of the AVC Newsletter published by the California State Council of the group; a four-page 1949 report by Gil Harrison on the acrimonious end of attempts to unite with Amvets; a one-page press release on the same topic; a fundraising appeal from Bill Maudlin, a six-page brochure with black ad white photos from 1954, an 8.5x1 inch brochure from 1954 with a Bill Maudlin cover cartoon, and three membership cards and a receipt for dues payment belonging to a Bay Area member. Also included is an issue of In Fact with a short piece on the AVC.

Cat.No: 181874

Price: $75.00