Taft, Charles P. (Charles Phelps), 1897-1983

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From the description of Reminiscences of Charles Phelps Taft : oral history, 1968. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122528703

Lawyer, protestant lay leader, and mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio; son of U.S. President William H. Taft; died 1983.

From the description of Papers, 1816-1983 (bulk 1937-1979). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70937872

Lawyer, Protestant lay leader, and mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio. Son of U.S. President William H. Taft. Died 1983.

From the description of Papers of Charles P. Taft, 1816-1983 (bulk 1937-1979). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79452585

Biographical Note

  • 1897, Sept. 20: Born, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1917: Married Eleanor K. Chase
  • 1918: B.A., Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
  • 1921: LL.B., Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
  • 1922: Admitted to Ohio bar
  • 1927 - 1928 : Prosecuting attorney, Hamilton County, Ohio
  • 1933: Published City Management: The Cincinnati Experiment. New York: Farrar & Rinehart
  • 1936: Published You and I--and Roosevelt. New York: Farrar & Rinehart
  • 1937 - 1942 : Member, Cincinnati, Ohio, City Council
  • 1941 - 1943 : Director, United States Community War Services, Federal Security Agency
  • 1944: Director, Wartime Economic Affairs, State Department
  • 1945: Director, Transportation and Communications Policy, State Department Advisor, American delegation to the San Francisco Conference
  • 1947 - 1948 : President, Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America
  • 1948 - 1951 : Member, Cincinnati, Ohio, City Council
  • 1952: Republican candidate for governor of Ohio
  • 1955 - 1957 : Mayor, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1955 - 1977 : Member, City Council, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1983, June 24: Died, Cincinnati, Ohio

From the guide to the Charles P. Taft Papers, 1816-1983, (bulk 1937-1979), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Stokes, Harold Phelps, 1887-1970. Harold Phelps Stokes papers, 1908-1969 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Read Bain papers, 1893-1972 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Stokes, Harold Phelps, 1887-1970. Harold Phelps Stokes papers, 1908-1969 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Blair Moody Papers, 1928-1954, 1934-1952 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Mount Zion Hebrew Congregation (Saint Paul, Minn.). Mount Zion Hebrew Congregation records, 1853-1958. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977. Bruce Bliven papers, 1906-1985. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Taft, Charles P. (Charles Phelps), 1897-1983. Papers of Charles P. Taft, 1816-1983 (bulk 1937-1979). Library of Congress
referencedIn Labor Research Association Records, 1914-2009 Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
creatorOf Vorys, John Martin, 1896-1968. Papers 1921-1968. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf Charles P. Taft Papers, 1816-1983, (bulk 1937-1979) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Paul Blanshard Papers, 1912-1979 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn International Institute of Rural Reconstruction. Records, 1914-1999. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Harold Phelps Stokes papers, 1908-1969 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.). Records, 1935-1941 bulk, 1936-1937. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Taft, Charles P. (Charles Phelps), 1897-1983. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1931. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Arthur H. Vandenberg papers, 1884-1974, 1915-1951 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Samuel T. Dana papers, 1893-1970, 1925-1968 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Taft, Charles P. (Charles Phelps), 1897-1983. Papers, 1816-1983 (bulk 1937-1979). Library of Congress
referencedIn Labor Research Association Records 1914-2001. New York University, Tamiment Library
creatorOf Dixie Terminal Company. Dixie Terminal Company records, 1916-1969. Cincinnati History Library, Cincinnati Museum Center
creatorOf Taft, Charles P. (Charles Phelps), 1897-1983. Reminiscences of Charles Phelps Taft : oral history, 1968. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Phipps, William Hall, 1864-1936. Papers 1890-1913. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Labor Research Association (U.S.). Records, 1914-1981. Churchill County Museum
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 person
associatedWith Bain, Read, 1892- person
associatedWith Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 person
associatedWith Blanshard, Paul, 1892- person
associatedWith Bliss, Ray C. person
associatedWith Bliss, Ray C. person
associatedWith Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977. person
associatedWith Bricker, John W. (John William), 1893-1986 person
associatedWith Chase family. family
associatedWith Chase family. family
associatedWith Chase family. family
associatedWith Church of Christ. corporateBody
associatedWith Cincinnati (Ohio). City Council. corporateBody
associatedWith Committee for a National Trade Policy (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Committee for Economic Development. corporateBody
associatedWith Dana, Samuel Trask, 1883- person
associatedWith Davies, Joseph Edward person
associatedWith Dixie Terminal Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Eddy, Sherwood, 1871-1963 person
associatedWith Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Episcopal Church. corporateBody
associatedWith Fair Campaign Practices Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Farrar, John Chipman, 1896-1974. person
associatedWith Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. corporateBody
associatedWith Hall, Eleanor Kellogg Taft, 1918- person
associatedWith Heron family. family
associatedWith Heron family. family
associatedWith Herron family. family
associatedWith Hollister, John B. (John Baker), 1890-1978 person
associatedWith International Institute of Rural Reconstruction. corporateBody
associatedWith Jones, Catherine H. person
associatedWith Kubie, Lawrence S. (Lawrence Schlesinger), 1896-1973 person
associatedWith Labor Research Association (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Landon, Alfred M. (Alfred Mossman), 1887-1987 person
associatedWith Lausche, Frank John, b. 1895 person
associatedWith Luce, Henry Robinson, 1898-1967 person
associatedWith Moody, Blair, 1902-1954 person
associatedWith Moses, Robert, 1888-1981 person
associatedWith Mount Zion Hebrew Congregation (Saint Paul, Minn.) corporateBody
associatedWith National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 person
associatedWith Patterson, James T., person
associatedWith Phipps, William Hall, 1864-1936. person
associatedWith Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) corporateBody
associatedWith Sayre, Francis Bowes, 1885-1972 person
associatedWith Stokes, Harold Phelps, 1887-1970. person
associatedWith Taft family. family
associatedWith Taft family. family
associatedWith Taft family. family
associatedWith Taft, Frances Bradley Prindle, 1921- person
associatedWith Taft, Helen Herron, 1861-1943 person
associatedWith Taft, Robert A. (Robert Alphonso), 1889-1953 person
associatedWith Taft, Seth Chase, 1922- person
associatedWith Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930 person
associatedWith United States. Dept. of State. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Federal Security Agency. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. President's War Relief Control Board. corporateBody
associatedWith Vandenberg, Arthur H. (Arthur Hendrick), 1884-1951 person
associatedWith Vorys, John Martin, 1896-1968. person
associatedWith White, William Allen, 1868-1944 person
associatedWith World Council of Churches. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Cincinnati (Ohio)
Ohio
United States
Ohio
Ohio--Cincinnati
Ohio
Ohio--Cincinnati
Cincinnati (Ohio)
Cincinnati (Ohio)
United States
Ohio
Subject
Practice of law--Ohio--Cincinnati
Elections--United States--1940
Tariff
City Council
World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief--United States
Municipal government--United States
Elections--1952
Reciprocity (Commerce)
Presidents--Election--1948
Commercial treaties
Elections--1936
Municipal government
Laity--Protestant churches
Practice of law
Elections--United States--1952
Elections--1940
World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief
Tariff--United States
Elections--United States--1936
City councils--Ohio--Cincinnati
International trade
Protestantism
Lawyers--Interviews
Occupation
Lawyers
Mayors--Ohio--Cincinnati
Lawyers--Ohio--Cincinnati
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Birth 1897-09-20

Death 1983-06-24

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