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Joe Investigates Communism

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DESCRIPTION

As chairman of the Senate Investigating Committee Senator Joseph R. McCarthy traveled to New York City to hold closed hearings on alleged Communist espionage within the Army Signal Corp Laboratory located at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey. With him as he is about to take off from the Washington airport is Secretary of the Army Robert Stevens. Stevens attended the closed hearing as McCarthy's guest. The open hearings in Washington began on November 24, 1953.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 48151

Creation Date: 1953-10-10 

Creator Name: United Press International

City: Washington

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State: District of Columbia

Collection Name: McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH 6022.11

Original Dimensions: 6.75 x 7 inches

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Restricted: Corbis has purchased copyright to all pre-1991 images housed in the UPI office. For reproductions and licensing rights contact copyright holder.

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