Knowland, William F. (William Fife), 1908-1974

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William Fife Knowland was the son of Joseph R. Knowland, publisher of the Oakland [Calif.] Tribune. William succeeded Joseph as publisher and editor of the Tribune, and he took an active interest in U.S. and local politics. He served as a U.S. Senator from California from 1945 to 1958, and championed conservative and anti-communist policies. He ran unsuccessfully for the California governorship in 1958.

From the description of William F. Knowland papers, 1900-1974 (bulk 1946-1959) (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 122502254

Senator, publisher.

From the description of Reminiscences of William Fife Knowland : oral history, 1970. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309743296

United States senator from California, 1945-1959.

From the description of William F. Knowland miscellaneous papers, 1956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754869782

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referencedIn George Howard Edward Smith papers, 1917-1962 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Dwight D. Eisenhower Library Oral History Collection. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Transcripts. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Interview with Estelle Knowland Johnson
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referencedIn Dwight D. Eisenhower Library Oral History Collection. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Transcripts. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Interviews with John Walton Dinkelspiel
creatorOf William Fife Knowland Miscellaneous Papers, 1956 Hoover Institution Archives.
referencedIn Knight, Goodwin, 1896-1970. Goodwin Knight correspondence with Paul Mason, 1943-1970. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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referencedIn Parsons, Charles, 1889-. Charles Parsons papers, 1880-1965 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Charles Parsons papers, 1880-1965 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Dwight D. Eisenhower Library Oral History Collection. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Transcripts. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Interview with Emelyn Knowland Jewett
referencedIn Arthur H. Vandenberg papers, 1884-1974, 1915-1951 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Olindo R. Angelillo papers, 1925-1983 The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens Manuscripts Department
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [AUG. 25]
creatorOf Knowland, William F. (William Fife), 1908-1974. William F. Knowland miscellaneous papers, 1956. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
referencedIn Dolwig, Richard J. 1908-. Oral history interview with Richard J. Dolwig, 1987. Transcript. / by Carole Hicke, University of California, Berkeley for the State Government Oral History Program, California State Archives. California State Archives
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creatorOf Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996. Edmund G. Brown speeches from campaign for governor of California [sound recording]. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Knowland, William F. (William Fife), 1908-1974. William F. Knowland papers, 1900-1974 (bulk 1946-1959) UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Keesling, Francis Valentine, b. 1877. Francis V. Keesling papers, 1906-1957. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Nolan family. Oakland Tribune records, 1908-1965. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Dwight D. Eisenhower Library Oral History Collection. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Transcripts. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Interview with William F. Knowland
referencedIn New York Times Company records. Arthur Hays Sulzberger papers, 1823-1999 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn William Harrison Standley Papers, 1895-1963, (bulk 1940-1960) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Emanuel Celler Papers, 1924-1973, (bulk 1945-1973) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Francis Valentine Keesling Papers, 1906-1957 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Wiley, Alexander, 1884-1967. Papers, 1913-1967. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [JULY 29]
referencedIn Weinberger, Caspar W. Caspar W. Weinberger papers, 1910-2005 (bulk 1951-2005). Library of Congress
referencedIn Smith, George H. E. (George Howard Edward), 1898-1962. George Howard Edward Smith papers, 1917-1962 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Knowland, William F. (William Fife), 1908-1974. William F. Knowland interview on KMPC, October 29, 1963 [sound recording]. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Henry, Walter Hughes, 1871-1934. Walter Hughes Henry papers, 1892-1935. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Standley, William Harrison, 1872-1963. William Harrison Standley papers, 1895-1963 (bulk 1940-1960). Library of Congress
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Fox Movietone News Collection. 1957 - 1963. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 1957 - 1963. Movietone News, Vol. 40, No. 30
creatorOf Affairs of State with William F. Knowland [sound recording]. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Knowland, William F. (William Fife), 1908-1974. William F. Knowland letter to Earl Pomeroy : Wash., D.C. : LS, 1954 June 30. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Fry, Amelia R.,. Earl Warren's Campaigns : oral history transcripts / tape recorded interviews conducted 1969-1975 by Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1976 : and related material, 1969-1976. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Knowland, William F. (William Fife), 1908-1974. Senator William F. Knowland at the Commonwealth Club [sound recording]. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Dwight D. Eisenhower Library Oral History Collection. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Transcripts. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Interviews with Herbert Brownell
referencedIn Dwight D. Eisenhower Library Oral History Collection. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Transcripts. 1962 - 1998. Oral History Interview with Keith McCormac
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associatedWith Angelillo, Olindo R. person
associatedWith Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996. person
associatedWith Celler, Emanuel, 1888-1981. person
correspondedWith Creel, George, 1876-1953. person
associatedWith Dolwig, Richard J. 1908- person
associatedWith Edwin, Ed, person
associatedWith Flanders. person
associatedWith Francis Valentine Keesling person
correspondedWith Gulbrandsen, Peter, 1890- person
associatedWith Henry, Walter Hughes, 1871-1934. person
associatedWith Keesling, Francis Valentine, b. 1877. person
associatedWith Knight, Goodwin, 1896-1970. person
associatedWith Knowland, Helen. person
associatedWith Leary, Mary Ellen. person
correspondedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
associatedWith Moody, Blair, 1902-1954 person
associatedWith New York Times Company corporateBody
correspondedWith Nicolson, John, 1927- person
associatedWith Parsons, Charles, 1889- person
associatedWith Pomeroy, Earl S. (Earl Spencer), 1915-2005. person
associatedWith Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961 person
associatedWith Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) corporateBody
associatedWith Smith, George Howard Edward, 1898-1962. person
correspondedWith Standley, William Harrison, 1872-1963. person
associatedWith State Government Oral History Program (Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Tribune Publishing Company (Oakland, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. Senate. corporateBody
associatedWith Vandenberg, Arthur H. (Arthur Hendrick), 1884-1951 person
associatedWith Weinberger, Caspar W. person
associatedWith Weinberger, Caspar W. person
associatedWith Wiley, Alexander, 1884-1967. person
associatedWith Younger, J. Arthur (Jesse Arthur), 1893-1967. person
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United States
Middle East
California
California
United States
California
United States
United States
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Cold War
Legislators--Interviews
Presidents--Election--1952
Presidents--Election--1956
Internal security
Presidents--Election--1960
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Birth 1908-06-26

Death 1974-02-23

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