American Civil Liberties Union.
American Civil Liberties Union Records: Subgroup 2, Organizational Matters
259 linear feet, 622 boxes
The American Civil Liberties Union Records document the activities of the Union
in protecting individual rights from 1920 through 1995. The files contain materials on
freedom of speech, expression, and association; due process of law; equality before the
law; legal case files; and organizational records. Within these categories files reflect
subject areas such as academic freedom, censorship, racial discrimination, aliens'
rights, privacy concerns, labor concerns, amnesty, and government loyalty and security.
The files reflect work on litigation, advocacy and public policy, and subject files on
various areas of interest connected with civil liberties. Materials include
correspondence, court documents, memoranda, printed matter, minutes, reports, briefs,
and legal files. Also included are materials from ACLU affiliate organizations, and the
Lawyers Constitutional Defense Committee.