Hiss-Chambers Hearing

Communist Party Member Whittaker Chambers and Former State Department Official Alger Hiss appeared before the House Un-American Activities Committee in this Universal Newsreel footage. This was the first House committee hearing to be televised.

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Hiss-Chambers Hearing

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Program ID:
79536-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 28, 1997 | 9:27am EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Feb 28, 1997 | 9:27am EST | C-SPAN 1
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