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William Rigdon Papers, 1942-1945 | Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum

Collection Overview

Title: William Rigdon Papers, 1942-1945Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Rigdon, William

Extent: -1.0 Cubic Feet

Date Acquired: 03/02/1964

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection primarily pertains to trips taken by the President and his attendance of wartime conferences.  There are memoranda concerning the preparation of naval ships and officers, itineraries, lists of luggage, and maps. Additionally there are newspaper clippings and magazine articles saved by Rigdon.

Collection Historical Note

William Rigdon was the Assistant Naval Aide in the White House from 1942 until 1953.

Administrative Information

Repository: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum

Access Restrictions: This collection is available for use by the general public.

Use Restrictions: This material is subject to copyright restrictions under Title 17 of the U.S. Code.

Acquisition Source: William Rigdon, care of the Truman Library

Box and Folder Listing

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[Box 1],

Box 1Add to your cart.

Correspondence, 1942-1945Add to your cart.

Bohlen's Notes on Yalta Conference - Meetin with Ibn Saud and Haile Selassie, 1945Add to your cart.

President's Trips - Memoranda re ArrangementsAdd to your cart.

Armed Forces MemorandaAdd to your cart.

FDR Messages - OutgoingAdd to your cart.

Map - North Atlantic, Southern SheetAdd to your cart.

FDR Press ReleasesAdd to your cart.

ClippingsAdd to your cart.

Articles about FDRAdd to your cart.

MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.

Copies of Materials from other RepositoriesAdd to your cart.