Papers of Edward Reilly Stettinius [manuscript]

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Stettinius, Edward R. (Edward Reilly), 1900-1949. Papers of Edward Reilly Stettinius [manuscript] 1918-1949

Papers of Edward Reilly Stettinius [manuscript]

1918-1949.

The Stettinius papers cover the major phases of Stettinius's career as businessman, statesman & diplomat. Papers dealing with his activities in business and government, 1924-40, contain material on General Motors Corporation, the U.S. National Recovery Administration, commercial aviation, and U.S. Steel Corporation. Defense mobilization papers, 1939-43, contain material on the U.S. War Resources Board, the U.S. National Defense Advisory Commission, the U.S. Office of Production Management, and defense plant facilities. Lend-Lease Administration papers include files from the Administration's office, the history of lend-lease, and his book Weapon for Victory, 1944. U.S. State Department files include Stettinius's official records as Under Secretary and Secretary of State, together with materials on the London mission and conferences at Dunbarton Oaks, Yalta, Mexico City, and San Francisco. United Nations material includes documents and files from the U.N. London Preparatory Commission, the first U.N. General Assembly, and Stettinius's memoirs of the founding of the U.N. Correspondents include Dean Gooderham Acheson, Bernard Mannes Baruch, George Gordon Battle, Harry Flood Byrd, Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, Virginius Dabney, John Foster Dulles, Robert Anthony Eden, Felix Frankfurter, Andre Andreivich Gromyko, William Averell Harriman, John Edgar Hoover, Harry Lloyd Hopkins, Cordell Hull, Louis K. Hyde, Harold L. Ickes, John Maynard Keynes, Trygve Lie, Walter Lippmann, George Catlett Marshall, John W. McCormick, Henry Morgenthau, Vyacheslav Mikhoylovich Molotov, Sam Rayburn, Edward Vernon Rickenbacker, John Davison Rockefeller, Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Pres. U.S., David Sarnoff, Alfred Emmanuel Smith, Harold Edward Stassen, Adlai Ewing Stevenson, Arthur Hayes Sulzberger, Harry S. Truman, Pres. U.S., Arthur Hendrick Vandenberg, Henry Agard Wallace and Wendell Lewis Wilkie. Collection contains many souvenirs collected by Stettinius or given to him, including a cigar from Winston Churchill.

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