Larry Tye Collection of Joseph McCarthy Research

Larry Tye Inventory

Scope and Content 

This collection consists of records related to Larry Tye’s research on Senator Joseph McCarthy from his book, Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy. The files are arranged alphabetically by subject.  These files include material on prominent figures, events and government proceedings related to McCarthy’s life and work as a Senator in the 1950s from other institutions and organizations across the United States. Tye spent significant time researching McCarthy in multiple repositories.  Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy was published on July 7, 2020.