Alvin Harrison, AKA Al Harrison

David A. Goldberg filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.
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From: David A. Goldberg

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

I am requesting any and all files HQ and DE files pertaining to Alvin or Al Harrison and the Afro-American Student Movement (ASM) and Adult Community Movement for Equality (ACME), the community organizations in Detroit Harrison was involved from the mid 1960s until the end of 1967. This includes all documents, photos, recordings, transcripts, etc. I am also interested in any other informant or departmental files submitted by the individual then known publicly in Detroit as Alvin Harrison, including reports, arrest records, summaries to departmental handlers, FBI inter-office correspondence, etc. I am also interested in any other files pertaining to this individual, whether they pertain to Detroit or not.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


David A. Goldberg

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

The request has been rejected, with the agency stating that it can neither confirm nor deny the existence of the requested documents.