Richard Arens -HUAC staff director

David I. Ashe – lawyer, UPA

Thomas W. Beale – chief HUAC clerk

Mildred Blauvelt – undercover NYPD detective

Leonard Boudin – Rabinowitz and Boudin – law firm defending the teachers

Harold Cammer – Witt and Cammer – law firm defending the teachers

Michael A. Castaldi – ass’t corp counsel

Joseph B. Cavallaro, Board of Higher Education chairman

Margaret Disco – undercover NYPD detective

Bella Dodd – TU legislative representative; became an informer (S&S page)

John Dunne – Moskoff’s chief investigator

William Hartnett – Board of Higher Education

Stephanie Horvath – undercover NYPD detective

William Jansen – superintendent of schools

William E. Jenner – Republican Senator/SISS

Abraham (Abe) Lederman – Teachers Union president

James Marshall – Board of Education member

Robert J. Morris – SISS chief counsel, 1951-53 and 1956-58

Saul Moskoff – assistant corporation counsel assigned to run the investigations

Victor Rabinowitz – Rabinowitz and Boudin – law firm defending the teachers

Leon Racht – NY Journal-American columnist; AWARE supporter

Howard Rushmore – informed while writing for the NY Journal-American; ex-CP

Rose Russell – Teachers Union legislative representative

Patrick F. Scanlan – editor of The Tablet, newspaper of the Brooklyn Diocese of the RC Church

Dolores Scotti – HUAC investigator; NY??-based

Rebecca Simonson – Teachers Guild president

Frank S. Tavenner – HUAC counsel

George Timone – Board of Education member, chairman of its Law Committee

Nathan Witt – Witt and Cammer – law firm defending the teachers



AFL – American Federation of Labor

AFT – American Federation of Teachers

ALP – American Labor Party

BOSSI – Bureau of Special Services and Investigations of the NYPD

CIO – Congress of Industrial Organization

CP – Communist Party

CPUSA – American Communist Party

FBI – Federal Bureau of Investigation

FOIA Freedom of Information Act

HUAC – House Committee on Un-American Activities

IWO – International Workers Order

NYPD – New York Police Department

SACB – Subversive Activities Control Board

SISS – Senate Internal Security Subcommittee

TU – Teachers Union

UFT – United Federation of Teachers

UPA – United Parents Association


2 responses to “Reference

  1. Richard December 22, 2012 at 5:04 am

    I think pretty much any state unsirevity has a Doc in Ed.At FIU it’s called Higher Education and Leadership.I am doing my masters in SLP and then would like to get my Doctorate to teach at the University Level.Good Luck!

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