FBI contact with college presidents during Red Scare

Lance Factor filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.
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From: Lance Factor

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Information in FBI files regarding Dr. Sharvey G. Umbeck, President of Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois from 1950-1973

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.


Lance Factor

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

The request has been rejected by the agency.