Mellett, Lowell, 1884-1960

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Lowell Mellett (1884-1960), journalist and government official, was an administrative assistant to President Franklin D. Roosevelt from 1940 to 1944.

From the description of Mellett, Lowell, 1884-1960 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10573012


Mellett joined federal service in 1937, serving as Director of the National Emergency Council, 1937-1938, Director of the Office of Government Reports, 1939-1942, and Administrative Assistant to the President, 1940-1944.

From the description of Papers, 1938-1944. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155524199

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Samuel and Bella Spewack Papers, ca.1920-1980 Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Various. Photograph Albums of American Press Party Visiting Japan and Manchoukuo, 1934. Peabody Essex Museum
referencedIn Paul C. Edwards papers, 1895-1986, 1912-1962 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Roy Wilson Howard Papers, 1911-1966, (bulk 1920-1963) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
Lowell Mellett Papers Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
referencedIn Spewack, Samuel and Bella. Papers, ca.1920-1980. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Edwards, Paul C. (Paul Carroll), 1882-1962. Paul C. Edwards papers, 1895-1986 (inclusive), 1912-1962 (bulk). Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Howard, Roy Wilson, 1883-1964. Papers of Roy Wilson Howard, 1911-1966 (bulk 1920-1963). Library of Congress
creatorOf Mellett, Lowell, 1884-1960. Papers, 1938-1944. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Mellett, Lowell, 1884-1960. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1936-1943. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956. person
associatedWith Baruch, Bernard M. (Bernard Mannes), 1870-1965. person
associatedWith Black, Hugo LaFayette, 1886-1971. person
associatedWith Bye, George. person
associatedWith Cohen, Benjamin V. person
associatedWith Coy, Wayne (Albert Wayne), 1903-1957. person
associatedWith Daniels, Jonathan, 1902-1981. person
associatedWith Davies, Joseph Edward. person
associatedWith Early, Stephen T., 1889-1951. person
associatedWith Edwards, Paul C. (Paul Carroll), 1882-1962. person
associatedWith Ernst, Morris Leopold, 1888-1976. person
associatedWith Ethridge, Mark F. (Mark Foster), 1896-1981 person
associatedWith Flynn, Edward J. (Edward Joseph), 1891-1953. person
associatedWith Hopkins, Harry L. (Harry Lloyd), 1890-1946. person
associatedWith Howard, Roy. person
associatedWith Howard, Roy Wilson, 1883-1964. person
associatedWith Jackson, Gardiner. person
associatedWith Luce, Henry Robinson, 1898-1967. person
associatedWith National Emergency Council (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Neuberger, Richard L. (Richard Lewis), 1912-1960. person
associatedWith Perkins, Frances, 1882-1965. person
associatedWith Richberg, Donald R. (Donald Randall), 1881-1960. person
associatedWith Spewack, Samuel, 1899-1971 person
associatedWith Spewack, Samuel and Bella. person
associatedWith Swope, Herbert Bayard, 1882-1958. person
associatedWith United States. Office of Government Reports. corporateBody
associatedWith Various. family
associatedWith Wallace, Henry A. (Henry Agard), 1888-1965. person
associatedWith White, Walter Francis, 1892-1955. person
associatedWith Willkie, Wendell L. (Wendell Lewis), 1892-1944. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
New Deal, 1933-1939
Public officers


Birth 1884

Death 1960




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SNAC ID: 59232988