Manuscript Collections - Samuel Gompers Collection

March 13, 2020

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SAMUEL GOMPERS COLLECTION

Scope and Content

This is an artificial collection of selected Xerox copies created from correspondence within the Herbert Hoover Papers, the Gompers Letterbooks deposited in the Library of Congress, and correspondence within the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.  Inclusive dates are 1917‑1924. The size is one linear foot.

Box      Contents
1          B General
            Baker, Newton D., June 17, 1918 ‑ February 9, 1921
            Baruch, Bernard M., March 6, 1918 ‑ December 2, 1919
            Borah, William E., June 15, 1918 and Sept. 28, 1921
            Brandeis, Louis, July 16, 1918
            Breckinridge, A. G., Feb. 27, 1918
            Burleson, Albert S., July 17 and Nov. 22, 1919
            Butler, Nicholas M., January 10, 1918
            C – D General
            Croxton, Fred E., Sept. 12 ‑ Oct. 21, 1919
            Daniels, Josephus, Dec. 16, 1918 ‑ March 17, 1921
            de Cartier, E., May 16, 1918 ‑ April 2, 1921
            E General
            Earley, Joseph D., March 13 ‑ August 28, 1917
            Easley, Ralph M., March 13, 1917 ‑ Nov. 2, 1921
            Edge, Walter E., May 21‑July 18, 1919
            Elliott, E. S., Aug. 20, 1917‑Dec. 26, 1921
            F – G General
            Frankfurter, Felix, July 8 ‑ Aug. 28, 1918
            Gifford, W. S., Jan. 6, 1918
            Glass, Carter, June 12 ‑ Sept. 10, 1919
            H General
            Harding, Warren G., April 29, 1918 ‑ Nov. 22, 1921
            Hays, Will H., July 18‑ Oct. 25, 1921
            Hines, Walter, Sep. 14‑27, 1919
            Honnold, W. L., Feb. 6, 1917
            Houston, David F., May 31, 1919 ‑ April 30, 1920
            Hughes, Charles Evans, July 18 ‑ Dec. 21, 1921
            Hunt, Edward Eyre, April 11 ‑ Dec. 3, 1921
            Hoover, Herbert, Jan. 4, 1917 ‑ Dec. 21, 1921
            I – L General
            Irwin, Will, June 3, 1918
            Labor Department, Sep 11, 1919 and Mar 17, 1921
            Lane, Franklin K., Dec 22, 1917 ‑ May 19, 1921
            Lansing, Robert, April 19, 1917 ‑ Oct. 14, 1919
            Laughlin, Irwin, Oct. 29, 1918
            Lenroot, Irving, Sept. 27, 1919 & June 2, 1920
            Lewisohn, Adolph, Nov. 5 ‑ Dec. 6, 1917
            Lewis, John L., Sept. 9, 1919 ‑ Dec. 3, 1921
            M – R General
            McAdoo, W. G., Oct. 5, 1917 ‑ Sept. 13, 1920
            Moton, R. R., April 1, 1918 & Aug. 4, 1919
            National Industrial Conference Board, June 23, 1919
            Palmer, A. Mitchell, May 31, 1919 ‑ Dec. 30, 1920
            Polk, Frank M., July 17, 1919
            Redfield, William Cox, May 31, 1919 ‑ April 29, 1920
            Red River Lodge No. 624, Aug. 10, 1917
            Robinson, Henry M., May 1, 1919
            Roosevelt, Franklin D., Nov. 8, 1917 ‑ May 20, 1918
            Roosevelt, Theodore, July 17, 1918 ‑ May 19, 1921
            Rosenthal, Henry S., May 18, 1918
            Russia, People of, May 14 ‑ Oct. 6, 1917
            S – U General
            Sheehan, George, Oct 10, 1917
            Spargo, John, Nov 25, 1917 ‑ Mar 3, 1921
            Straus, Oscar S., Nov 5‑16, 1917
            Strauss, Nathan, Dec. 10, 1917
            Taft, William H., Sept. 28 ‑ Nov. 7, 1921
            Tarbell, Ida M., Sept. 5, 1919
            Train, Arthur, March 26, 1918
            Tumulty, Joseph, Sept. 24, 1917 ‑ Jan. 26, 1920
            Untermyer, Samuel, Sept. 18, 1919 ‑ March 25, 1921
            W General
            Wallace, Henry C., July 18, 1921 ‑ Jan. 7, 1922
            Wharton, A. J., Nov. 12. 1917 ‑ May 28, 1918
            Wilhelm, Donald, Oct. 23, 1917
            Wolf, Robert B., Aug. 30, 1920 ‑ Dec. 3, 1921
            Walling, William English, April 27, 1917 ‑ Oct. 26, 1921
            Wilson, William B., Jan 8, 1918 ‑ July 6, 1921
            Wilson, Woodrow, May 10, 1917 ‑ March 2, 1921

2          Woll, Matthew, April 19, 1917 ‑ October 31, 1921
            Gompers folders in the Hoover Papers
                     Pre‑Commerce, Aug 1920-Mar 1921 (2 folders)
                     Commerce, 1921-1924
            Gompers Correspondence within State Historical Society of Wisconsin