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Schaller, Richard : Richard Schaller Papers, 1967-1973

Government reports, photographs, protest newspapers, speech transcripts, posters, and newspaper clippings assembled by Richard Schaller, Head of the Sabotage, Espionage, and Countersubversion Department of the Naval Investigative Service Office in Chicago, related to his surveillance of individuals and organizations demonstrating at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Schallerís transcribed organizer speeches were used as evidence in the Chicago Seven trial, where he also appeared as a witness.
Extent: 3.3 linear feet - (2 boxes and 1 oversize box)
Subjects: Chicago, Politics, Social Action
Call Number: Midwest MS Schaller
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The Richard Schaller Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).