FBI - Korean Independence

Frank Matt filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.
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From: Frank Matt

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

I request files on the newspaper Korean Independence, which operated in Los Angeles in the 1940s and 1950s. According to the book "The Korean War: A History," by Bruce Cumings, the FBI investigated several Koreans associated with the newspaper.

Library of Congress information on the newspaper Korean Independence:

I am requesting these documents for the purposes of newsgathering for MuckRock.com. The requested documents will be analyzed by a representative of the news media before made available to the general public. 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.


Frank Matt

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

There are eFOIA files available for you to download.

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From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

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* [E024daba63b8b217be0756d5aad2e534c5bd80599_Q24757_R386168_D2754968.pdf](https://efoia.fbi.gov/download-file/submission-024daba63b8b217be0756d5aad2e534c5bd80599/bFlREyEXBTEXbyF/E024daba63b8b217be0756d5aad2e534c5bd80599_Q24757_R386168_D2754968.pdf)

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