This section includes books and ephemera from the conservative movement and the far right, including many items that may be (and should be) found offensive by our customers, such as racist and anti-Semitic publications. Someone needs to preserve this historical record!
Sausalito: Noontide Press, 1962. Pamphlet. 36p., reproduced from keyboard-set text, wraps slightly browned else very good condition, errata slip laid in, 5.5x8.5 inches. Fourth edition. Over 2000 listings, including Black Nationalists. "Compiled and distributed by Alert Americans Association.
New York City: Citizenship Educational Service, Inc., 1940. Unpaginated, about 60p., staplebound 9 x 6 inch decorated wraps, "Amer. Viewpoint" penciled on cover. Theodore Roosevelt, chairman; Frank Kingdon, educational director; Richmond Watson, director of research; Palmer Bevis, executive secretary.
Chicago: T. W. Hughes, 1944. 47p., set double-column throughout, staplebound 9x6 inch titled self-wraps, underlining scattered throuout, some tears. English bankers trump German growth. British-American globalist plans are implemented. The West secretly compels a promise from Hitler, that he will attack Russia a.s.a.p.
New York: American Committee for Liberation from Bolshevism, Inc, 1955. 22p., wraps. Radio Liberation, broadcast into the USSR by anticommunist expats, ran a program about suppression of the arts scheduled to coincide with the Writers Congress in Moscow. This is a summary of the broadcast, with a note on Moscow's response.
San Diego, CA: Americans for Americanism, [1954-?]. Single sheet, legal size, printed on one side. Handbill consists largely of the text of a 1954 editorial from the Monroe, Louisiana "Morning World," stating that the UN Human Rights Covenant will place a stranglehold on American freedoms. For example, it will become...
Kansas City, MO: Institute for Research and Education on Human Rights, 1983-85. Four issues of the quarterly journal, very good with minor handling wear. Issues present are nos. 2, 4, 6, 9. Combination of historical articles and coverage of contemporary far-right news, covering the Klan, LaRouche, racist and anti-Semitic third...
New York: Plain Talk, . Brochure introducing the anti-communist journal, "an arsenal of facts to fight the enemy within," 5.5x8.5 inches, folding out to eight times that size with overview of contributors, the topics the journal claimed to have published first; a map of "slave camps in the USSR," etc....
Columbia, SC: The Institute for the American Constitution, 1985. Single sheet folded to make 4-page brochure, very good. "I am your cousin because I am the illegitimate son of your Uncle Sam. I am the product of his seduction by the forces of totalitarianism." Sleazy-looking cartoon character on cover is...
Riverside, IL: The Paul Revere Committee, 1971. 4x11 inch brochure unfolding to an 11x15.5 inch chart outlining the alleged genealogy of revolutionary forces and their underlying Secret Societies, going back to the Freemasons. Fourth printing. The chart is reprinted from Nesta Webster's 1922 "World Revolution, the plot against civilization," with...
n.p. [1957?]. Handbill printed on both sides, 5.5x8 inches, with B&W photo of Chief Justice Earl Warren standing beside Dr. Louis Finkelstein, chancellor of the Jewish Theological Seminary. Below the photo and on the reverse is text from a NY Times report by Louis Amper, with portions strategically underlined to.....
Denham Springs, LA: Invisible Empire, Knights of the KKK, 1984. Newspaper. Single issue of the tabloid format newspaper, 8 pages, evenly toned, otherwise very good. Much coverage of local-level Klan activism around the US; cover story on school prayer, introductory article about imperial wizard Jim Blair, and more.
Belmont, MA: The Review of the News, 1968. 8p., wraps. Reprint of "Analysis" article from the April 24, 1968 issue of Review of the News, as a separate pamphlet. John Birch Society perspective arguing that Martin Luther King Jr. might have been killed because he was no longer useful to his communist manipulators.
Harrison, Arkansas: Kingdom Identity Ministries, n.d. Six-panel brochure, very good. Christian Identity tract, arguing that marriage licenses originated as an effort to contravene anti-miscegenation rules and are therefore anti-God. Back panel has a form for ordering a "Contract of Holy Matrimony" to be used instead of a state-issued license.
New York: Italian Library of Information, 1940. 72p., mimeographed from typescript, mineo'd map on cover; 8.5x11 inches, bound with staples; cloth tape along spine is frayed and torn. Pro-Fascist discussion of British control over the Mediterranean via Gibraltar, the Dardanelles and the Suez Canal. Opens with a quote from Mussolini.
Dusseldorf, Germany: Veli Kajum-Khan, 1953-73. Thirty-one issues of the slender journal, staplebound in wraps, generally very good with occasional pen markings; no. 87 is in English, with minor edge stains, the remainder are in "Turkestanian," written in Romanized script, these being nos. 92, 95-113, 115-122, 124, 126131, and thrown in...
St. Louis, MO: Cardinal Mindszenty Foundation, 1963, 1970. Two issues of the anticommunist cardinal's newsletter, 8.5x11 inches, four pages each. Issues present are Aug. 15 1963 and March 15, 1970, the latter slightly toned. The latter issue is devoted to exposing communist subversion and degenerate morality in the musical "Hair."