Taft, William Howard, IV, 1945-

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  • 1945, Sept. 13: Born, Washington, D.C.
  • 1966: Graduated, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
  • 1968 - 1970 : Federal Trade Commission Investigation Project
  • 1969: Graduated, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Mass.
  • 1969 - 1970 : Attorney-advisor to chairman, Federal Trade Commission
  • 1970: Principal assistant to deputy director, Office of Management and Budget
  • 1970 - 1972 : Executive assistant to director, Office of Management and Budget
  • 1973 - 1976 : Executive assistant to secretary, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
  • 1974: Married Julia Vadala
  • 1976 - 1977 : General counsel, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
  • 1977 - 1981 : Partner at Leva, Hawes, Symington, Martin & Oppenheimer, Washington, D.C.
  • 1981 - 1984 : General counsel, Defense Department
  • 1984 - 1989 : Deputy secretary, Defense Department
  • 1989 - 1992 : Permanent representative, North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • 1992 - : Partner, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver and Jacobson, Washington, D.C.

From the guide to the William Howard Taft IV Papers, 1958-1989, (bulk 1970-1989), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Lawyer and government official. Known as William Howard Taft IV.

From the description of William Howard Taft papers, 1958-1989 (bulk 1970-1989). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983305

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referencedIn Sound Recordings of Meetings and Telephone Conversations (Nixon Administration). 2/16/1971 - 7/18/1973. Sound Recordings of Meetings and Telephone Conversations. 2/16/1971 - 7/18/1973. Executive Office Building tape number 246 National Archives at College Park
referencedIn Additional correspondence and compositions, 1873-1945. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Taft, William Howard, 1945-. William Howard Taft papers, 1958-1989 (bulk 1970-1989). Library of Congress
creatorOf Taft, William Howard, 1915 Aug. 7-. William Howard Taft papers, 1915-1953. Library of Congress
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library
referencedIn General Faculty and Faculty Council of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1799-2011 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. University Archives.
referencedIn Younger, J. Arthur (Jesse Arthur), 1893-1967. J. Arthur Younger papers, 1951-1968. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Frederick Lieder political button collection, 1856-1918. Houghton Library
referencedIn W. Cameron (William Cameron) Forbes papers, 1900-1946. Houghton Library
referencedIn Walter Slezak papers, 1905-1983 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Taft, William Howard, 1945-. Papers, 1958-1989 (bulk 1970-1989) Library of Congress
referencedIn Records of the Industrial Removal Office, undated, 1899-1922 American Jewish Historical Society
referencedIn Fred Acree Papers, 1820-1947 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin .
referencedIn Taft, William Howard, 1945-. William Howard Taft papers, 1958-1989 (bulk 1970-1989). Library of Congress
referencedIn Adina Emilia De Zavala Papers, 1766 (1831-1955) Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas Austin
referencedIn Charles Edward Magoon Papers (#3922-z), 1900-1914, [1998?] University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Burlingham, Charles Culp. Charles Culp Burlingham papers, 1876-1960. Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf William Howard Taft IV Papers, 1958-1989, (bulk 1970-1989) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn W. Cameron (William Cameron) Forbes images of the Philippines, 1907-1946. Houghton Library
referencedIn William Woodville Rockhill papers, 1826-1941. Houghton Library
referencedIn Faherty, Roger, 1889-1967. Papers, 1940-1965. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Photographs, 1896-1941, n.d. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Taft, William Howard, 1945-. Papers, 1958-1989 (bulk 1970-1989) Library of Congress
creatorOf John R. Hickman Audio Collection. 1925 - 1975. Sound Recordings of Historical Radio Broadcasts, World War II Government Documentaries, and Popular Radio Shows. 1906 - 1993. Thomas Alva Edison Cylinder Recordings
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correspondedWith Addabbo, Joseph Patrick, 1925-1986 person
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correspondedWith Aspin, Les person
correspondedWith Aspin, Les person
correspondedWith Barnes, Chaplin B. person
correspondedWith Barnes, Chaplin B. person
correspondedWith Bell, Terrel Howard, 1921- person
correspondedWith Bell, Terrel H. (Terrel Howard), 1921-1996 person
correspondedWith Brennan, Peter J., 1918- person
correspondedWith Brennan, Peter J., 1918- person
correspondedWith Brooks, Jack, 1922- person
correspondedWith Brooks, Jack, 1922-2012 person
correspondedWith Brown, Jonathan C. (Jonathan Charles), 1942- person
correspondedWith Brown, Jonathan C. (Jonathan Charles), 1942- person
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correspondedWith Carlucci, Frank Charles, 1930- person
correspondedWith Carlucci, Frank Charles, 1930- person
correspondedWith Cavanaugh, James H. (James Henry), 1937- person
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correspondedWith Cohn, Samuel M. (Samuel Maurice), 1915-2005 person
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associatedWith Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006. person
correspondedWith Helm, Lewis M., 1931- person
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correspondedWith Manning, Helen Taft, 1891-1987 person
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correspondedWith Mathews, Forrest David, 1935- person
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correspondedWith Morrill, William A. (William Ashley), 1930- person
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associatedWith Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 person
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correspondedWith O'Neill, Tip person
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correspondedWith Perle, Richard Norman, 1941- person
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correspondedWith Powell, Colin L. person
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correspondedWith Price, Melvin, 1905-1988 person
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correspondedWith Richardson, Elliot L., 1920-1999 person
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correspondedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 person
correspondedWith Roth, William V., 1921- person
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correspondedWith Schoonmaker, John Derek person
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correspondedWith Schroeder, Pat person
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correspondedWith Smith, Carl R. (Carl Richard), 1933- person
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correspondedWith Smith, Edward Byron, 1944- person
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correspondedWith Stillman, Peter G. person
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correspondedWith Stockman, David Alan, 1946- person
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correspondedWith Super, Charles M. person
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correspondedWith Taft, Barbara Hoult Bradfield, 1917- person
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correspondedWith Taft, Horace Dutton, 1861-1943 person
correspondedWith Taft, John Thomas, 1950- person
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correspondedWith Taft, Julia Vadala person
correspondedWith Taft, Julia Vadala person
correspondedWith Taft, Martha Wheaton Bowers, 1891-1958 person
correspondedWith Taft, Robert, 1917- person
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correspondedWith Taft, Robert A. (Robert Alphonso), 1889-1953 person
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correspondedWith Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930 person
correspondedWith Thayer, W. Paul, 1919- person
correspondedWith Thayer, W. Paul, 1919- person
correspondedWith Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 person
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correspondedWith Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991 person
correspondedWith Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991 person
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correspondedWith Wright, Joseph Robert, 1938- person
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associatedWith Zavala, Adina Emilia De person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Washington (D.C.)
United States
United States
Subject
Taxation
Public welfare
Executive impoundment of appropriated funds
National health insurance--United States
Swine influenza
Revenue sharing--United States
Executive impoundment of appropriated funds--United States
Older people
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--United States
Entitlement spending
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Negative income tax--United States
National health insurance
Practice of law
School integration
Tax and expenditure limitations--United States
Tax and expenditure limitations
Public welfare--United States
Entitlement spending--United States
Taxation--United States
Revenue sharing
Older people--United States
Negative income tax
Influenza vaccines
School integration--United States
Practice of law--Washington (D.C.)
Occupation
Lawyers
Public officials
Diplomats
Function

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Birth 1915-08-07

Birth 1945

Male

English

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