Rose Welch to John Ryan, November 24, 1936

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Rose Welch to John Ryan, November 24, 1936

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Many of Coughlin's followers believed that Father Ryan was a communist because of his support for Roosevelt and the New Deal. This letter illustrates that belief, as the Minnesota woman writing it asked Father Ryan to send her a book called "Toward Soviet America," implying the Ryan owned the work by Chairman of the Communist Party, USA.

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1936

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“Rose Welch to John Ryan, November 24, 1936,” American Catholic History Classroom, accessed December 11, 2016, http://cuomeka.wrlc.org/items/show/371.

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