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East Los Angeles S.R.A director, Samuel J. Ayeroff, at a hearing where he is accused of being a member of the Young Communist League, Feb. 5, 1940
Date Created and/or Issued
February 5, 1940
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
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East Los Angeles State Relief Administration (S.R.A.) director, Samuel J. Ayeroff at hearings for charges of Communist activity against several members of the L.A. County S.R.A. Ayeroff was named as an active member of the Young Communist League by one of its former organizers, George Bertholon. The hearings lasted only one day and ended with a recommendation that action be taken against some of the witnesses (including Ayeroff) for perjury, but no one was immediately fired
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: Sam Ayeroff
b&w nitrate negative
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Communism--California--Los Angeles
Anti-communism--California--Los Angeles
Governmental investigations--California--Los Angeles
Young Communist League of the U.S
Ayeroff, Samuel J
California. State Relief Administration
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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