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Box 52



Contains 10 Results:

Federal Government: Camp Roberts, 1953-1956

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents A collection of letters, memorandum, telegrams, news clippings and other items. Examples are: A copy of page 1 and 2 from the Paso Robles Press, July 14, 1953 re: "Attention Congress! Why ? . . . Close the most efficient Army Training Camp in the United States??;" Editorial p. 10, "Take a New Look At Camp Roberts," San Francisco Chronicle (July 17, 1953); a "Statement Regarding Camp Roberts, California," July 20, 1953 to House Armed Forces Committe from the Chamber of Commerce, City Attorney...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1953-1956

Federal Government: Army Water Moccasin, 1963

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 2
Identifier: Folder 2
Scope and Contents A collection of reports, articles, letters & telegams. Examples are: 3 copies of "Information For Members of Congress 26 February 1963 - Exercise Water Moccasin;" a copy of "Washington Report by Congressman James B. Utt" (63-11) discussing this military exercise; a packet containing articles, letters, news clippings and other information related to Operation Water Mocassin (1962-1963) most of which indicate poltically conservative fears; letters, postal cards & telegrams from...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1963

Federal Government Agencies: Smithsonian Institution, 1952-1960

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 3
Identifier: Folder 3
Scope and Contents A small collection containing a photograph, letters, statements and other items. Examples are: 1 8x11 bw photo of the proposed National Air Museum (n.d.); a letter (7/11/55) from J.E. Graf (Acting Secretary, Smithsonian Institution) to Wilson re/ explanations on current status of proposed building for aviation musuem; a packet of letters (Sept. 1955) from Congressman Wilson, Leonard Carmichael (Secretary, Smithsonian Institution) & Paul Edward Garber (Head Curator, National Air Museum)...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1952-1960

Federal Government - Agencies: USIA, 1953-1965

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 4
Identifier: Folder 4
Scope and Contents A large collection of letters. telegrams, notes, memos, booklets, reports & news clippings. Examples are: a letter (7 July 1953) from the Secretary of War to Wilson re/ personal information and appreciation of Wilson's attachment to the Navy; a copy of Wilson's letter (7/25/53) to Sherman Adams (Asst. to the President) re/ "our discussion of possible assistance of the advertising profession to the new United States Information Agency;" letters (Aug.-Sept. 1955) from Julius F. Seebach...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1953-1965

Federal Government: Commissions, 1957

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 5
Identifier: Folder 5
Scope and Contents Several letters (Aug. & Sept., 1957) as follows: Chula Vista constituent Samuel S. Vener (Verner Farms, Inc,). Congressman Wilson & Edgar B. Bossard (Chairman, U.S. Tariff Commission) re/ Mr. Vener's request that Wilson would "assist us in adjusting the disruptive factor of Mexican imported vegetables. . . . Without the application of higher tariffs the tomato farmers in California are faced with the prospects of serious losses as they cannot compete with cheap Mexican labor. . ....
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1957

Federal Government: Contracts, 1950s

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 6
Identifier: Folder 6
Scope and Contents

Just a few items in this folder. a 2 page copy of "Government Policy Regarding Placement of Military Aircraft Orders;" a 2 page listing of inquiries from various San Diego area businesses re/ contracts with the federal government; & a "News Release" from Wadell Dynamics, Inc. re/ receipt of a prime Navy contract for R & D computational units for use in anti-submarine warfare.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1950s

Federal Government: Contracts, 1953-1954

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 7
Identifier: Folder 7
Scope and Contents A large collection of letters, government forms, telegrams, booklets, news clippings & reports. Examples are: Letters (March 1953) from Congressman Wilson, Al Cole (Administator, HHFA), J.U. Addenbrooks Sons, Inc. (Concrete Contractors) re/payroll form necessary for sub-contractor to complete; a letter (4/10/53) from Robert R. Stubbs (Airships International Inc.), his enclosed booklet, "A Timely Proposal To the Congress of the United States Concerning Airships," and Wilson's reply...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1953-1954

Federal Government: Contracts, 1955

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 8
Identifier: Folder 8
Scope and Contents A large collection of letters, telegrams, & other items. A synopis of the contents are as follows: A letter (12/20/55) to Congressman Wilson from Chairman Carl Vinson with an enclosed report "from the Rubber Producing Facilities Disposal Commission concerning the sale of the Institute, West Virginia, synthetic plant;" a letter (6/27/55) from Ed Terrar, Jr. (Wilson's Admin. Asst.) & attached copies of letters (6/7/55 & 4/15/55) re/ U.S. Navy BuPers Invitation Bid #B164-55 and...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1955

Federal Government: Contracts, 1956

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 9
Identifier: Folder 9
Scope and Contents A collection of letters, telegrams, memos, a legal brief and other items. A synopsis of the contents is as follows: A copy of a Petition from Harvey Ward Locke (14 pp.) in The United States Court of Claims re/ "A Petition for Damages and Loss of Profits Resulting from the Termination of Contract No. GS -09s-1339, Without Proper Cause;" a letter (1/25/56) from Brig. General C. J. Hauck, Jr. (Chief of Legislative Liaison, Office of the Secretary of the Army to the Honorable Carl Vinson...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1956

Federal Government: Contracts, 1957

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 10
Identifier: Folder 10
Scope and Contents A large collection of letters, news clippings, memos, telegrams, photos, government reports, bid specifications and other items. A brief synopsis of contents is as follows: a packet of corresp. & other items (Feb. - Mar. 1957) re/ Dept. of Agriculture, San Diego County and other interested parties discuss issue of federal surplus commodities to non-profit and local goverrnment agencies to distribute to needy families and individuals and an alternative to the no fee policy to cover...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1957