National Policy Committee (U.S.)

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The National Policy Committee was founded in 1935 and dissolved in 1947.

From the description of Records of the National Policy Committee (U.S.), 1933-1947. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77961422

The National Policy Committee (NPC) was founded in 1935 by a group of men and women representing management, labor and the general public, who were interested in promoting discussions on the "due process of policy making which is centrally important to the democratic procedure."

The NPC organized meetings from 1935 to 1947, in various locations in the United States, in order to supply the public with information on issues of regional and national interest; to stimulate discussions of public interest in preparation for political decision making; to facilitate exchange of information; to encourage public participation in political decision making; to "ensure the translation of political thought into political action; and to work towards a national policy based on general interest rather than special interest."

From the guide to the National Policy Committee reports and memoranda, 1943-1945., (Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library)

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Winton, David Judson, 1897-. David J. Winton papers, 1929-1973. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf National Policy Committee (U.S.). Records of the National Policy Committee (U.S.), 1933-1947. Library of Congress
creatorOf National Policy Committee Records, 1933-1947 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn David J. Winton papers., 1929-1973. Minnesota Historical Society
creatorOf National Policy Committee reports and memoranda, 1943-1945. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
creatorOf National Policy Committee (U.S.). [Minor publications.]. Yale University Library
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associatedWith Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 person
associatedWith Miller, Francis Pickens, 1895-1978 person
associatedWith Miller, Helen Hill, 1899- person
associatedWith Moulton, Harold Glenn, 1883-1965 person
associatedWith Winton, David Judson, 1897- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Subject
Industrial management--United States
Citizen participation
Presidents--United States--Election--1944
Draft--United States
Democracy--United States
Manpower policy--United States
Aeronautics, Commercial
War and emergency powers
Food supply--Forecasting
Lobbyists
Democracy
Reconstruction (1939-1951)
Wage-price policy--United States
Political participation--United States
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Active 1933

Active 1947

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