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BP62.B56 F35 1995 FBI file on Moorish Science Temple of America (Noble Drew Ali) [Wilmington, Del.]: Scholarly Resources, [1995?]
MICROFILM
Subject Category: Ethnic Studies, History US
Collection Dates: 09/01/1931 - 10/31/1978
Location: UNLV Microforms

This 3 roll collection highlights the investigation of the FBI's interest in the Moorish Science Temple of America and it's founder Drew Ali. Spanning over four decades (1931-1978), the files were collected geographically from various field offices including the Temple's Chicago headquarters, and other main centers of activity, particularly Baltimore and Philadelphia. The Prophet Noble Drew Ali founded the Moorish Science Temple of America in 1913, in Newark, New Jersey. The Temple offered a synthesis of orthodox Islam, Christian revivalism, and black separatism.

Finding Aids: Guide to the microfilm edition of the FBI file on Moorish Science Temple of America (Noble Drew Ali) (MICRO BP62.B56 F35 1995Guide). Includes table of contents of reels

Complete contents of reels available online at Freedom of Information Act - Moorish Science Temple of America. The print guide will be useful if you are looking for a specific document in the online version.


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