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Finley & Heimlich: Assessment 3

Western Union Telegram in Support of Professor Heimlich, PA 2321 and PA 486 PDF version (1.2MB)


Please read the document below and then answer the four questions at the end.

Assessment 3

  1. Who sent the telegrams? What are the relationships between the writers and Professor Heimlich?
  2. Which terms do the authors use to describe Heimlich?
  3. Based upon the terms identified in question #2, list the reasons the writers give for defending Heimlich.
  4. How does the telegram describe the Cold War and McCarthyism? Use evidence from the text.