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America Since Hoover: Selected Documents From Presidential Libraries, 1929-1980 | Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum

Collection Overview

Title: America Since Hoover: Selected Documents From Presidential Libraries, 1929-1980Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Archivists of the Gerald R. Ford Library

Extent: 2.5 Cubic Feet

Arrangement: The materials in this collection are arranged in eight series by the name of the library where the original documents reside. Within each series, the documents are arranged alphabetically by topic.

Date Acquired: 00/00/1997

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of copies of memoranda correspondence, handwritten notes, reports, diary entries, and oral history transcripts from the following presidential libraries: Herbert Hoover, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford, and Jimmy Carter.

Collection Historical Note

This collection was assembled to illustrate prominent personalities, issues, and events during the presidencies of Herbert Hoover to Jimmy Carter.

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: Gerald R. Ford Library

Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Herbert Hoover Library],
[Series 2: Franklin D. Roosevelt Library],
[Series 3: Harry S. Truman Library],
[Series 4: Dwight D. Eisenhower Library],
[Series 5: John F. Kennedy Library],
[Series 6: Lyndon B. Johnson Library],
[Series 7: Richard M. Nixon Presidential Materials Project],
[Series 8: Gerald R. Ford Library],
[Series 9: Jimmy Carter Library],
[All]


Series 1: Herbert Hoover LibraryAdd to your cart.
test Documents pertaining to the following topics: Bonus March on Washington, 1932; Depression - Letters from the Public to the White House; Depression - Relief Policies; Disarmament; Manchurian Crisis; Reconstruction Finance Corporation; Relief and Reconstruction Act (Garner Relief Act of 1932); Stock Market Crash (8 folders).

Box 1Add to your cart.

Bonus March on Washington, 1932Add to your cart.

Depression -- Letters from the Public to the White HouseAdd to your cart.

Depression -- Relief PoliciesAdd to your cart.

DisarmamentAdd to your cart.

Manchurian CrisisAdd to your cart.

Reconstruction Finance CorporationAdd to your cart.

Relief and Construction Act (Garner Relief Act of 1932)Add to your cart.

Stock Market CrashAdd to your cart.

Series 2: Franklin D. Roosevelt LibraryAdd to your cart.
test Documents pertaining to the following topics: Atomic Bomb; Banking Crisis; Civil Rights - Blacks and Chicanos during World War II; Foreign Policy, 1933-1938; Foreign Policy, 1939-1941 (Neutrality and Non-Belligerency); Labor Unions; New Deal - Black Americans; New Deal - Civilian Conservation Corps; New Deal - Cultural Programs; New Deal - Labor; New Deal - Oppositions; New Deal - Public Works Administration; New Deal - Rural Programs; New Deal - Social Security; New Deal - Supreme Court; New Deal - Urban Programs; New Deal - Works Progress Administration; WW II - Holocaust; WW II - Japanese Relocation; WW II - Operation Overlord; WW II - Roosevelt/Churchill Correspondence, 1939-1941; WW II - Roosevelt/Stalin Communications, 1943-1945; WW II - United Nations (24 folders).

Box 1Add to your cart.

Atomic BombAdd to your cart.

Banking CrisisAdd to your cart.

Civil Rights - Blacks and Chicanos During WWIIAdd to your cart.

Labor UnionsAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Black AmericansAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Civilian Conservation CorpsAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Cultural ProgramsAdd to your cart.

New Deal - LaborAdd to your cart.

New Deal OppositionAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Public Works AdministrationAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Rural ProgramsAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Social SecurityAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Supreme CourtAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Works Progress AdministrationAdd to your cart.

New Deal - Urban ProgramsAdd to your cart.

Foreign Policy, 1933-1938Add to your cart.

Foreign Policy (Neutrality and Non-Belligerency), 1939-1941Add to your cart.

WW II - HolocaustAdd to your cart.

WW II Japanese RelocationAdd to your cart.

WW II - Operation OverlordAdd to your cart.

WW II - Pearl HarborAdd to your cart.

WW II - Roosevelt/Churchill Correspondence, 1939-1941Add to your cart.

WW II - Roosevelt/Stalin Communications, 1943-1945Add to your cart.

WW II - United NationsAdd to your cart.

Series 3: Harry S. Truman LibraryAdd to your cart.
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Box 1

Documents pertaining to the following topics: Berlin Airlift; Civil Rights - Blacks in the Military; Israel - U.S. Recognition of; Labor - Steel Industry Dispute; Labor - Taft-Hatley Act (6 folders).

Box 2

Marshall Plan; North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO); U.S.-Soviet Relations - Ideological Basis for the Cold War; WW II - Potsdam Conference; WW II - Use of the Bomb (5 folders).


Box 1Add to your cart.

Berlin AirliftAdd to your cart.

Civil Rights - Blacks in the MilitaryAdd to your cart.

Israel - US Recognition of (1)Add to your cart.

Israel - US Recognition of (2)Add to your cart.

Labor - Steel Industry DisputeAdd to your cart.

Labor - Taft-Hartley ActAdd to your cart.

Box 2Add to your cart.

Marshall PlanAdd to your cart.

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)Add to your cart.

US-Soviet relations - Idealogical Basis for the Cold WarAdd to your cart.

WW II- Potsdam ConferenceAdd to your cart.

WW II- Use of the BombAdd to your cart.

US Soviet Relations - Massive Retaliation DoctrineAdd to your cart.

Series 4: Dwight D. Eisenhower LibraryAdd to your cart.
test Documents pertaining to the following topics: Civil Rights; Congo Crisis; Eisenhower Doctrine and Lebanon; Eisenhower - Leadership and Personality; Indochina, Vietnam, SEATO; Loyalty Issues and McCarthy; Suez Canal Crisis; U.S.-Soviet Relations - Massive Retaliation Doctrine (8 folders).

Box 2Add to your cart.

Civil RightsAdd to your cart.

Congo CrisisAdd to your cart.

Eisenhower Doctrine and LebanonAdd to your cart.

Indochina, Vietnam, SEATOAdd to your cart.

Eisenhower - Leadership and PersonalityAdd to your cart.

Loyalty Issues and McCarthyAdd to your cart.

Suez Canal CrisisAdd to your cart.

Series 5: John F. Kennedy LibraryAdd to your cart.
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Box 2

Documents pertaining to the following topics: Civil Rights - Presidential Recordings Transcripts, 1962: Integration of the University of Mississippi; Civil Rights - Presidential Recordings Transcripts, 1963; Cuba - Bay of Pigs; Cuba - Missile Crisis; Cuba - Missile Crisis, Presidential Recordings Transcripts; Economy - Wage and Price Controls, Steel Industry (7 folders).

Box 3

Kennedy - Humor; Kennedy - Miscellaneous; Presidential Campaign, 1960 - Catholicism as an Issue; U.S.-Soviet Relations - Berlin Crisis; Vietnam (5 folders).


Box 2Add to your cart.

Civil Rights - Presidential Recordings Transcripts, 1962Add to your cart.

Civil Rights - Presidential Recordings Transcripts, 1963Add to your cart.

Cuba - Bay of PigsAdd to your cart.

Cuba - Missile CrisisAdd to your cart.

Cuba - Missile Crisis, Presidential Recordings Transcripts (1)Add to your cart.

Cuba - Missile Crisis, Presidential Recordigns Transcripts (2)Add to your cart.

Economy - Wage and Price Controls - Steel IndustryAdd to your cart.

Box 3Add to your cart.

Kennedy - HumorAdd to your cart.

Kennedy - MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.

Presidential Campaign, 1960 - Catholicism as an issueAdd to your cart.

US-Soviet Relations - Berlin CrisisAdd to your cart.

VietnamAdd to your cart.

Series 6: Lyndon B. Johnson LibraryAdd to your cart.
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Box 3

Documents pertaining to the following topics: Civil Rights - Civil Rights Act of 1964; Civil Rights - Voting Rights Act of 1965; Detroit Riot; Johnson - Personality; Kennedy Assassination and Transition; King, Martin Luther - Assassination (18 folders).

Box 4

King, Martin Luther - Assassination; Vietnam - Tonkin Gulf Incidents (5 folders).


Box 3Add to your cart.

Civil Rights - Civil Rights Act of 1964Add to your cart.

Civil Rights - Voting Rights Act of 1965 (1)Add to your cart.

Civil Rights - Voting Rights Act of 1965 (2)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (1)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (2)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (3)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (4)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (5)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (6)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (7)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (8)Add to your cart.

Detroit Riot (9)Add to your cart.

LBJ - PersonalityAdd to your cart.

Kennedy Assassination and Transition (1)Add to your cart.

Kennedy Assassination and Transition (2)Add to your cart.

Kennedy Assassination and Transition (3)Add to your cart.

King, Martin Luther - Assassination (1)Add to your cart.

King, Martin Luther - Assassination (2)Add to your cart.

Box 4Add to your cart.

King, Martin Luther - Assassination (3)Add to your cart.

King, Martin Luther - Assassination (4)Add to your cart.

King, Martin Luther - Assassination (5)Add to your cart.

Vietnam - Tonkin Gulf Incidents (1)Add to your cart.

Vietnam - Tonkin Gulf Incidents (2)Add to your cart.

Series 7: Richard M. Nixon Presidential Materials ProjectAdd to your cart.
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Box 4

Documents pertaining to the following topics: Abortion - Roe v. Wade; China - Nixon's Trip; Economy - Inflation; Nixon - Personality and Character; Nixon - Relationship with the Press; Pentagon Papers; Revenue sharing; Students for a Democratic Society (SDS); Vietnam War - Anitwar Movement; Vietnam War - Bombing of Cambodia; Vietnam War - Paris Peace Talks (13 folders).

Box 5

Vietnam War - War Powers Act; U.S.-Soviet Relations - Arms Control; Watergate (5 folders).


Box 4Add to your cart.

Abortion - Roe v. WadeAdd to your cart.

China - Nixon's TripAdd to your cart.

Economy - InflationAdd to your cart.

Nixon - Personality and CharacterAdd to your cart.

Nixon - Relationship with the PressAdd to your cart.

Pentagon PapersAdd to your cart.

Revenue SharingAdd to your cart.

Students for a Democratic SocietyAdd to your cart.

Vietnam War - Antiwar Movement (1)Add to your cart.

Vietnam War - Antiwar Movement (2)Add to your cart.

Vietnam War - Bombing of CambodiaAdd to your cart.

Vietnam War - Paris Peace Talks (1)Add to your cart.

Vietnam War - Paris Peace Talks (2)Add to your cart.

Box 5Add to your cart.

Vietnam War - War powers Act (1)Add to your cart.

Vietnam War - War powers Act (2)Add to your cart.

US- Soviet Relations - Arms ControlAdd to your cart.

Watergate (1)Add to your cart.

Watergate (2)Add to your cart.

Series 8: Gerald R. Ford LibraryAdd to your cart.
test Documents pertaining to the following topics: Clemency Program for Vietnam Draft Evaders and Deserters; Economy; Investigations of the U.S. Intelligence Community; Mayaguez Crisis; Nixon Pardon; Nixon Resignation; U.S.-Soviet Relations - Arms Control; U.S.-Soviet Relations - Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Accords); Vietnam War - Fall of Saigon; Vietnam War - Refugee Program (10 folders).

Box 5Add to your cart.

Clemency Program for Vietnam Draft Evaders and DesertersAdd to your cart.

EconomyAdd to your cart.

Investigations of the US Intelligence CommunityAdd to your cart.

Mayaguez CrisisAdd to your cart.

Nixon PardonAdd to your cart.

Nixon ResignationAdd to your cart.

US-Soviet Relations - Arms ControlAdd to your cart.

US Soviet Relations - Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Accords)Add to your cart.

Vietnam War - Fall of SaigonAdd to your cart.

Vietnam War - Refugee ProgramAdd to your cart.

Series 9: Jimmy Carter LibraryAdd to your cart.
test Documents pertaining to the following topics: Camp David Accords; Carter - Personality and Character; China - Normalization of Relations; Deregulation; Environment; Iranian Hostage Crisis; Panama Canal (7 folders).

Box 5Add to your cart.

Camp David AccordsAdd to your cart.

Carter - Personality and CharacterAdd to your cart.

China - Normalization of RelationsAdd to your cart.

DeregulationAdd to your cart.

EnvironmentAdd to your cart.

Iranian Hostage CrisisAdd to your cart.

Panama CanalAdd to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Herbert Hoover Library],
[Series 2: Franklin D. Roosevelt Library],
[Series 3: Harry S. Truman Library],
[Series 4: Dwight D. Eisenhower Library],
[Series 5: John F. Kennedy Library],
[Series 6: Lyndon B. Johnson Library],
[Series 7: Richard M. Nixon Presidential Materials Project],
[Series 8: Gerald R. Ford Library],
[Series 9: Jimmy Carter Library],
[All]