Papers of John Callan O'Laughlin, 1895-1949.

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O'Laughlin, John Callan, 1873-1949. Papers of John Callan O'Laughlin, 1895-1949.

Papers of John Callan O'Laughlin, 1895-1949.

Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, reports, printed material, scrapbooks, and records of the Army and Navy Journal (1921-1948) documenting O'Laughlin's career as a newspaperman. Subjects include advertising, lobbying, patronage, the Republican Party, Franklin D. Roosevelt and the New Deal, military policy, foreign affairs, the Anglo-German Venezuelean blockade (1902), the Billy Mitchell trial, Washington, D.C. social life, and Norwich University. Correspondents include Albert Jeremiah Beveridge, Camille Chautemps, Bainbridge Colby, Calvin Coolidge, Ira Copley, Josephus Daniels, Charles Gates Dawes, Fred Morris Dearing, Thomas E. Dewey, Hugh Gibson, Otis Allan Glazebrook, George W. Goethals, James G. Harbord, Thomas Charles Hart, Will H. Hays, Charles Dewey Hilles, Herbert Hoover, Patrick J. Hurley, Hiram Johnson, Theodore G. Joslin, Frank B. Kellogg, Julius Klein, Arthur Bliss Lane, Albert Davis Lasker, Henry Cabot Lodge, William Loeb, Francis B. Loomis, Douglas MacArthur, James Clark McReynolds, James G. Mitchell, Dwight W. Morrow, George Van Horn Moseley, Harry S. New, Kichisaburō Nomura, John J. Pershing, Gifford Pinchot, Lawrence Richey, Mary Roberts Rinehart, Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt, Eleanor Butler Alexander Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, David Sarnoff, Reed Smoot, Sir Cecil Spring Rice, Hermann Speck von Sternburg, Edward R. Stettinius, Oscar S. Straus, Lawrence Sullivan, Charles Pelot Summerall, William H. Taft, Baron Kogoro Takahira, Harry S. Truman, Joseph P. Tumulty, David I. Walsh, William Allen White, Leonard Wood, Robert C. Wood, and Harry Hines Woodring.

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Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt was the second wife of American president Theodore Roosevelt. From the description of Letters to Marion Morrison King and Alice Gore King, 1920-1976 (inclusive) 1920-1947 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612774099 Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt was Theodore Roosevelt's second wife. From the description of Account books, 1877-1948, 1887-1994(bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155562033 ...

Chautemps, Camille, 1885-1963

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Chautemps was a French politician and radical socialist leader. He was premier in 1930 and in 1933-34. A member of the first Popular Front cabinet of Socialists and Communists (1936-37) under Leon Blum, he headed the second, less radical, Popular Front cabinet (1937-38). Vice premier of the Vichy government, Chautemps came to the United States in 1940 on a mission and did not return to France. In 1947 he was tried and convicted in absentia for collaborating with the Vichy regime; in 1954 his sen...