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House Committee on Teachings of Communism in State Institutions of Higher Learning, Special - 44th R.S. (1935)

Committee Members
Carl Bergman
Joe Caldwell
Thomas Peyton Cooper
Fred R. Harris
Charges
• Investigate rumors that state institutions of higher education are permitting the teaching of communism, atheism and other un-American and subersive theories and doctrines to the youth of the State.*

Note:
3rd C.S.: Caldwell, Cooper, and Harris appointed by Speaker 10/6/1936, pursuant to resolution by Caldwell, 44th Legislature, 3rd C.S. Resolution by Petsch provided for two additional members.
See also: resolution by Smith relative to public attendance at committee hearings; resolution by Head requesting committee to report; and statement of Bergman concerning report of committee.

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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