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Guide to the Reverend Wendell L. Miller Collection, 1926-1988
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Series I: Citizens Independent Vice Investigating Committee (C.I.V.I.C) Files, 1936-1967

Box 1, Folder 1

American Legion, 17th District, Los Angeles: address, "Stalin and Clinton Over Los Angeles", 1940 July 19

Box 1, Folder 2

Bowron, Fletcher (Mayor): correspondence, 1937-1967

Box 1, Folder 3

Bowron for Mayor Committee (Carl C. Hoskin, Chairman): correspondence, September 1935, November-December 1939

Box 1, Folder 4

Briegleb, Gustav A. ( Seen' Things, Radio Broadcast): correspondence, April-May 1939

Box 1, Folder 5

Briegleb, Gustav A. ( Seen' Things, Radio Broadcast): KGER radio address, 1937 May 1

Box 1, Folder 6

The Church Layman's Committee for Good Government: correspondence, 1937 April 29, September 1938

Box 1, Folder 7

C.I.V.I.V.: "Big Shots of C.I.V.I.C.," Los Angeles Equalizeri , (reprint), September 1937

Box 1, Folder 8

C.I.V.I.C.: "Face the Facts," pamphlet

Box 1, Folder 9

C.I.V.I.C. - Clearing House Committee: Report #5 - Anti-vice Strategy!

Box 1, Folder 10

The CIVIC Committee: news release regarding Mayor Fletcher Bowron

Box 1, Folder 11

"The CIVIC Committee Looks Ahead: A New Five Year Program," pamphlet, April 1942

Box 1, Folder 12

The CIVIC Committee: news release regarding CIVIC Supports Clifford E. Clinton for Mayor of Los Angeles, 1945 March 20

Box 1, Folder 13

Clinton, Clifford E., (CIVIC Chairman): correspondence, 1938 December 15

Box 1, Folder 14

Clinton, Clifford E.: "Bombing the Lid Off Los Angeles!" Parts 1 and 2, Official Detective Stories, 1938 May 25

Box 1, Folder 15

Clinton, Clifford E.: "Clifton' Food Poison Probe Believed Recall Motive," Los Angeles Progressive Digest , 1938 April 4

Box 1, Folder 16

Clinton, Clifford E.: "Reasons for Recall of Mayor Frank L. Shaw," flyer; pamphlet, February 1938

Box 1, Folder 17

Clinton, Clifford E.: "The Truth Will Set You Free," flyer

Box 1, Folder 18

Clinton, Clifford E. - Organizing Committee of Workers in Clifton Cafeterias: "An Appeal From the Workers in Clifton's Cafeterias to the Liberals of Los Angeles", 1938 March 29

Box 1, Folder 19

Ferguson, Harry L. (CIVIC, Secretary/Treasurer.): correspondence, March-June 1942

Box 1, Folder 20

Fitts, Buron (District Attorney): campaign pamphlets, ca. 1938

Box 1, Folder 21

Fitts, Buron (District Attorney): correspondence, 1936 October 24

Box 1, Folder 22

The Friends of the Truth League: "Frank L. Shaw for Mayor of Los Angeles," editorial

Box 1, Folder 23

Gambling and Vice: newspaper clippings, 1938

Box 1, Folder 24

Grand Jury-County of Los Angeles: correspondence, January 1937-August 1940

Box 1, Folder 25

Grand Jury-County of Los Angeles: membership list; Minority Reports (summary)

Box 1, Folder 26

Grand Jury-County of Los Angeles: resolution

Box 1, Folder 27

Grand Juries Are Grand: reprint, 1937

Box 1, Folder 28

Houses of Gambling and Prostitution: address lists

Box 1, Folder 29

Houses of Gambling and Prostitution: complaint letters, September 1935-January 1937

Box 1, Folder 30

Houses of Gambling and Prositution: complaint letters, July 1937-August 1938

Box 1, Folder 31

Houses of Gambling and Prostitution: "Los Angeles Americas Wickedest City," Look Magazine, 1936 September 26

Box 1, Folder 32

Houses of Gambling and Prostitution: "Santa Anita Handicap Days," Los Angeles Times advertisement, 1938 February 7

Box 1, Folder 33

KFWB Radio: address, 1937 October 17

Box 1, Folder 34

KFVD Radio: address, 1937 December 8

Box 1, Folder 35

Miller, Rev. Wendell: correspondence (outgoing), November-December 1937

Box 1, Folder 36

Miller, Rev. Wendell: correspondence, 1938 December 8

Box 1, Folder 37

Miller, Rev. Wendell: notes

Box 1, Folder 38

SB 878 - dog Racing Measure: analysis, ca. 1939

Box 1, Folder 39

Shaw, Frank L. (Mayor): "Bowron's Backers Exposed," Los Angeles Club Reporter , 1938 September 15

Box 1, Folder 40

Shaw, Frank L. (Mayor): "Fundamentally," Hollywood Citizen news (reprint), 1937 July 10

Box 1, Folder 41

Shaw, Frank L. (Mayor): DFWB Radio address, 1938 September 7

Box 1, Folder 42

Shaw, Frank L., (Mayor): "Recall of Recovery," Highland Park Post Dispatch, 1938 December 8

Box 1, Folder 43

Vigilantes of America: correspondence, 1937 June 24

 

Series II: Japanese Internment Files, 1942-1943

Box 1, Folder 44

Japanese Internment: correspondence; newspaper clippings, April-June 1942

Box 1, Folder 45

Japanese Internment: newspaper clippings

Box 1, Folder 46

Japanese Internment: correspondence (from Japanese friends), May-October 1942

Box 1, Folder 47

Japanese - War: "When Japan Attacks," First Congregational Church program, 1943 June 20

 

Series III: Political and Religious Activity Files, 1937-1961

Box 1, Folder 48

American Committee for Peace Through Democracy: special bulletin

Box 1, Folder 49

The Fellowship of Reconcilliation: "Six Churchment Speak on the H'Bomb" (reprint), 1950

Box 1, Folder 50

Ford, John Anson (Candidate for Mayor of Los Angeles - 1937): "Reds' Back Anson Ford," Police Patrol, 1937 March 1

Box 1, Folder 51

Manhattan Beach Community Church: report, January 1961

Box 1, Folder 52

Methodist Episcopal Church - The Board of Home Missions (Philadelphia, Pa.): correspondence

Box 1, Folder 53

Russian War Relief, Inc.: correspondence; proclamation, 1942 June 15, 17

Box 1, Folder 54

Labor - Bricklayers and Stone Masons, Local Union No. 2: program, 1951

Box 1, Folder 55

Laobr - The Christian American Crusade: announcement; bulletin regarding Labor/Communism

Box 1, Folder 56

Labor - Communist Party - Los Angeles County Committee: "Make Los Angeles a Union Town," pamphlet

Box 1, Folder 57

Labor - Proposition No. 1: broadside regarding anti-Picketing measure, 1938 September 16

Box 1, Folder 58

Labor - Proposition No. 1: "Hot Cargo, Secondary Boycotts," pamphlets, 1942

Box 1, Folder 59

Labor - Proposition No. 9: "Let's Drive the Blues Away-Vote No," United California Industries; pamphlet

Box 1, Folder 60

Labor - Southern Californians, Inc.: correspondence, 1940 January 8

 

Series IV: Non-Manuscript Material, 1928-1988

Box 2, Folder 1

Miller, Rev. Wendell: Scrapbook, 1928-1936

Box 2, Folder 2

Miller, Rev. Wendell: Scrapbook, 1937

Box 2, Folder 3

Miller- Rev. Wendell: Scrapbook, 1938

Box 2, Folder 4

Miller, Rev. Wendell: Scrapbook, 1939-1941

Box 2, Folder 5

Miller, Rev. Wendell: Scrapbook, 1942-1945

Box 2, Folder 6

Miller, Rev. Wendell: Scrapbook, 1950-1988

Box 3, Item 1

Gambling and Crime: Clover Gambling Joint-Keep Chicago Out of Hollywood, photograph

Box 3, Item 2

Anti-War Campaign: Billions for Armaments - How Much for Peace? Peace Bench at Florence Avenue Methodist Church, photograph

Box 3, Item 3

Anti-War Campaign: Truth is the First Casualty of War. 777 Class Kagawa League of Florence Avenue Methodist Church, photograph, 1933

Box 3, Item 4

Anti-War Campaign: War is a Crime Against Humanity. Epworth League of Florence Avenue Methodist Church, photograph

Box 3, Item 5

Anti-War Campaign: We Died in Vain-Unless You Fight to Abolish War? Truck Sign, Grave and Crosses, photograph

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 1

"Los Angeles, America's Wickedest City," Look, 1939 September 26

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 2

"Bowron's Backers Exposed," The Los Angeles Club Reporter , Vol. 1 No. 8, 1938 September 15

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 3

"Recall or Recovery?" Advertisement, The Highland Park Post Dispatch , 1938 September 9

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 4

"Big Shots of The C.I.V.I.C." The Equalizer , September 1937