Henry G. Alsberg
Original Author: Harris & Ewing, photographer
Created: December 6, 1938
Medium: Glass-plate negative

Henry G. Alsberg

Henry G. Alsberg, director of the Federal Writers' Project (FWP), testifies before the U. S. House Committee Investigating Un-American Activities on December 6, 1938. Questioned about alleged communists working in the New York branch of the FWP, Alsberg claimed that the problem had been eliminated.