Testimony of Philip O. Keeney and Mary Jane Keeney and statement regarding their background; hearings before the Committee on Un-American Activities, House of Representatives, Eighty-first Congress, first session. May 24, 25 ; June 9, 1949. Philip O. Keeney, Mary Jane Keeney.

Testimony of Philip O. Keeney and Mary Jane Keeney and statement regarding their background; hearings before the Committee on Un-American Activities, House of Representatives, Eighty-first Congress, first session. May 24, 25 ; June 9, 1949

Washington DC: GPO, 1949. Pamphlet. iii, 221-277, 4p., wraps, very good condition. Corporate author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities.

Philip Keeney was a librarian fired for supporting the formation of a branch of a teachers' union and for opposing the censorship of library materials in Montana. He was successfully reinstated but left shortly after reinstatement. With his wife was among the co-founders of the Progressive Librarians' Council (PLC) and worked later for the Library of Congress, the early OSS and the State Department. Later he was identified as having been a member of the Silvermaster Spy Ring.

Cat.No: 251084

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