Ewing, Oscar R. Papers

1911-1994

Vice chairman, Democratic National Committee, 1942-1947; Administrator, Federal Security Agency, 1947-1953

See also Oscar R. Ewing oral history.

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FOLDER TITLE LIST

Box 1

PERSONAL CORRESPONDENCE FILE, 1918-1947
  • December 30, 1918 - October 8, 1920
  • October 9, 1920 - November 14, 1921
  • November 15, 1921 - January 5, 1923
  • January 6, 1923 - October 25, 1923
  • October 25, 1923 - August 12, 1924

Box 2

  • August 13, 1924 - August 8, 1925
  • August 11, 1925 - August 11, 1926
  • August 12, 1926 - September 12, 1927
  • September 13, 1927 - June 11, 1928

Box 3

  • June 12, 1928 - January 31, 1929
  • February 1, 1929 - September 23, 1929
  • September 24, 1929 - May 29, 1930
  • May 30, 1930 - May 12, 1931

Box 4

  • May 13, 1931 - June 24, 1932
  • June 25, 1932 - July 13, 1933
  • July 14, 1933 - July 13, 1934
  • July 14, 1934 - April 9, 1935

Box 5

  • April 10, 1935 - December 31, 1935
  • January 1, 1936 - September 9, 1936
  • August 1, 1944 - September 20, 1945

Box 6

  • September 21, 1945 - September 18, 1946
  • September 19, 1946 - April 15, 1947
  • April 16, 1947 - August 27, 1947
DAILY READING FILE

Box 7

  • August 22 - October 7, 1947
  • October 8 - December 30, 1947
  • January 1 - June 28, 1948
  • July 1 - November 5, 1949
  • November 5 - December 31, 1949
  • January 3 - March 11, 1949

Box 8

  • March 11 - June 30, 1949
  • July 1 - December 29, 1949
  • January 4 - May 31, 1950
  • June 1 - December 29, 1950
  • January 2 - July 31, 1951

Box 9

  • August 1 - December 29, 1951
  • January 2 - June 30, 1952
  • July 1 - December 23, 1952
  • January 7 - December 22, 1953
  • January 5 - December 28, 1954

Box 10

  • January 4, 1955 - November 29, 1957
  • February 8, 1958 - April 16, 1960
  • May 11, 1960 - July 31, 1961
  • August 11, 1961 - December 30, 1962
  • January 5, 1963 - March 30, 1964
  • April 4, 1964 - December 29, 1965

Box 11

  • January 12, 1966 - December 23, 1967
  • January 6, 1968 - December 14, 1970
  • January 2, 1971 - November 22, 1972
  • November 27, 1972 - April 1, 1974
  • April 7, 1974 - July 2, 1976
ALPHABETICAL CORRESPONDENCE FILE, 1947-1970

Box 12

  • A - Am
  • An - Az
  • American Patients Association
  • Ba - Bat
  • Bat - Bev
  • Bev - Bro
  • Bro - Bz
  • Bangor Daily Commercial, 1947
  • Bangor Daily Commercial, 1948

Box 13

  • Bangor Daily Commercial, 1949
  • Bangor Daily Commercial, 1950
  • Bangor Daily Commercial, 1951-1952
  • Bangor Daily Commercial, 1953
  • Bangor Daily Commercial, 1954
  • Bell, James C.
  • Brannan, Charles F.
  • Burrows, Nancy/Robert
  • Ca-Co
  • Co-Cz

Box 14

  • Certification of Incorporation
  • Chandler treason case (2 folders)
  • Chase Candy Company
  • Chenault, Carroll C.
  • Colgate University Fund
  • Copeland, Isabel
  • Crab-grass
  • Da-Di

Box 15

  • Di-Dy
  • Dennis Cemetery Lot
  • Dennis, Eliza T.
  • Dennis, Eliza T. - estate
  • Dennis, James S.
  • Diet - Oscar R. Ewing
  • Dodge, Mrs. Cleveland
  • E
  • Encyclopedia Britannica
  • Ewing, George M.

Box 16

  • Ewing, James D./George M.
  • Ewing, James D.
  • Ewing, Oscar R. - blueprints
  • Ewing, Oscar R. - 80th birthday
  • Ewing, Oscar R. - hospitalization (1949)
  • Ewing, Ruth D.
  • Fa-Fl

Box 17

  • Fl-Fy
  • Farm Gift
  • Fieldston Property Owners Association, Inc.
  • Fluoridation
  • Ga-Gil
  • Gim-Gz
  • Goldman, Sachs and Company
  • Greensburg Times Company
  • Ha-Hay

Box 18

  • Hay-Hz
  • Harvard Law School
  • Heart-Cancer-Stroke
  • Heart Association
  • Hughes, Charles Evans
  • Hughes, Hubbard, Blair and Reed
  • Hughes Tool Company
  • Humphrey, Hubert H.

Box 19

  • I
  • Inaugural-1949
  • Indiana University
  • Indiana University - Ewing Philosophy Prize
  • Indiana University - Stabile
  • Insurance - Frederick C. Ford

Box 20

  • Insurance - Oscar R. Ewing
  • Insurance - hospitalization (Oscar R. Ewing)
  • Invitations
  • J
  • Ka-Kei
  • Kei-Kz
  • Kastenmaier, Robert
  • Kempner, Dr. Walter

Box 21

  • Kennedy administration
  • Kerrigan, James
  • Keyes, Edith
  • La-Lev
  • Lev-Lz
  • Labor leaders
  • Langford, Elizabeth - estate
  • Lanham, William H.
  • Lanham, William H. / Mrs. Ethel-Robert Winthrop and Company Account
  • Lasker, Mr./Mrs. Albert D.
  • Leonard, Bridget
  • Love, H.A./Margaret

Box 22

  • Mc
  • Ma-Maz
  • Maz-Mit
  • Mit-Mz
  • Martini, Juliette - estate
  • Mauks, Sharon J.
  • Medical care - New York State
  • Medical research
  • N

Box 23

  • National Council for Civil Responsibility
  • National Opinion Research Center
  • National Opinion Research Center - mimeograph/printed material
  • National Society for Crippled Children and Adults
  • New York State - Albany Port District Commission
  • Norcress, Mrs. Frank
  • Nursing education
  • O
  • Pa-Po

Box 24

  • Po-Pz
  • Perkins, George - rezoning
  • Pelly, William D.
  • Politicians
  • Polk, James K.
  • Q
  • Quinn, Leo
  • Ra-Ril
  • Ril-Ros
  • Rao, Paul P.
  • Remington Rand typewriter
  • Research Institute

Box 25

  • Richards, Augustus L.
  • Riverdale Neighborhood Association
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. 1941, 1957
  • Ross, Charles G.
  • Sa-Ser
  • Ser-Sny
  • Sny-Sz
  • Salem, Dr. M.H.
  • Statues of women

Box 26

  • Strickland, Sons and George, Ltd.
  • T
  • The Torch
  • Truman, Harry S.
  • Truman Library
  • U
  • V
  • Wa-Wee

Box 27

  • Wee-Wils
  • Wils-Wz
  • White, Walter
  • Wilkie, Wendell L., 1940-1941
  • Wolff, Hermann H. - estate (2 folders)
  • XYZ
  • Miscellaneous memoranda
FEDERAL SECURITY AGENCY: Subject File

Box 28

  • Appointments and telephone calls, 1947
  • Appointments and telephone calls, 1948
  • Appointments and telephone calls, 1949
  • Appointments and telephone calls, 1950
  • Appointments and telephone calls, 1951
  • Appointments and telephone calls, 1952-1953

Box 29

  • Charts - organizational
  • "Common Human Needs" - documents critical of the pamphlet
  • Comptroller General's European trip, 1950 (2 folders)
  • Economic conditions
  • Entertainment - official dinners and luncheons
  • Ewing Report - "The Nation's Health," September, 1948
  • Federal Security Agency - general correspondence

Box 30

  • Government Reorganization Plans (3 folders)
  • Great Britain - National Health Insurance, 1949-1950 (3 folders)

Box 31

  • Greece-public welfare, 1950
  • Investigation - charges made by Commissioner of Education, 1948 - Senate Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments (5 folders)
  • Investigation - Hearings on the FSA, U.S. House Subcommittee on Appropriations
  • Investigation - House Committee on Publicity and Propaganda, 1948-1949 (Harness Committee)

Box 32

  • Investigation - U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Labor-FSA appropriations ("Cook" investigation), 1948
  • Ireland - Health/Education and Public Welfare, 1949-1950 (2 folders)
  • Israel - public welfare, 1949-1950
  • Italy - public welfare, 1949-1950
  • Migrants
  • Miles Report

Box 33

  • National Health Insurance
  • Old Age Survivors Insurance Hospitalization Bill, 1951-1952
  • Press conference/statements - general
  • Reorganization Department Bill (H.R. 782), 1949
  • Schools
  • Scotland - Public Welfare, 1949-1950
  • Sioux Nation

Box 34

  • Swearing-in as Administrator - Invitations/Correspondence (3 folders)
  • Sweden - public welfare, 1949
  • Switzerland - public welfare, 1949-1950
  • Testimony - Senate Labor/Public Welfare Committee - National School Health and Services Act of 1947 (S. 290), March 8, 1948
  • Testimony - Senate Finance Committee-Employment Taxes and Social Security Benefits (H.J. Res. 296), April 2, 1948
  • Testimony - House Committee on Interstate/Foreign Commerce-Research and Programs on Heart Disease (H.R. 5087), May 5, 1948
  • Testimony - Senate Subcommittee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments re charges made by U.S. Commissioner of Education, September 27, 1948
  • Testimony - House Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments - Departmental status for the FSA (H.R. 782) February 9, 1949
  • Testimony - Joint Committee on the Economic Report - Economic Effects of Existing and Proposed Programs of the FSA, February 14, 1949

Box 35

  • Testimony - House Committee on Education/Labor-Community Recreation Programs (H.R. 2026, 2025, 2284, 2408, 3953), June 1, 1949
  • Testimony - Senate Subcommittee on Construction of Educational Facilities - Federal Aid to Education (S. 287), June 7, 1949
  • Testimony - Senate Subcommittee on Disability Compensation (S. 1287), June 14, 1949
  • Testimony - House Subcommittee on Health, Science and Commerce (H.R. 3942, S. 141), July 7, 1949
  • Testimony - House Committee on Education/Labor - Physically Handicapped (S. 1066), July 14, 1949
  • Testimony - Senate Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments (Reorganization Plan No. 1 of 1949), July 21, 1949
  • Testimony - Senate Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments (Reorganization Plan No. 2 of 1949), July 21, 1949
  • Testimony - House Labor - Federal Security Committee on Appropriations (proposed White House Conference on Children/Youth), August 11, 1949
  • Testimony - House Committee on Foreign Affairs - Development of Third World Areas (H.R. 5615), September 30, 1949
  • Testimony - Senate Committee on Appropriations, March 2, 1950
  • Testimony - Senate Subcommittee on Vocational Rehabilitation, May 9, 1950
  • Testimony - House Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments (Reorganization Plan #27), June 29, 1950
  • Testimony - Senate Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments (Reorganization Plan No. 27), July 6, 1950
  • Testimony - House Select Committee to Investigate Lobbying Activities (H. Res. 298), July 28, 1950
  • Testimony - Subcommittee on Civil Defense - Senate Armed Services Committee, December 28, 1950
  • Testimony - House Committee on Currency and Banking (H.R. 1272), January 24, 1951

Box 36

  • Testimony - House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce (H.R. 5940), February 2, 1951
  • Testimony - House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor - Federal Security (White House Conference on Children/Youth), February 19, 1951
  • Testimony - House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce (H.R. 274/913), April 19, 1950
  • Testimony - Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor-Federal Security, April 12, 1951
  • Testimony - House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce (H.R. 3298), May 1, 1951
  • Testimony - House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce (S. 445), May 8, 1951
  • Testimony - Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare (H.R. 3298, S. 1186), September 13, 1951
  • Testimony - House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor-Federal Security (FSA activities), January 21, 1952
  • Testimony - Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor-Federal Security (FSA activities), February 13, 1952
  • Testimony - Subcommittee on Reorganization of the Senate Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Department (S. 1140), February 29, 1952
  • Testimony - House Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments (H.R. 3689, 3683, 3674), June 12, 1952
  • Vatican - public welfare, 1949-1950
  • Vocational rehabilitation
FEDERAL SECURITY AGENCY: Speeches and Articles

Box 37

  • 1947: October 7 - Howard University, Washington, D.C.
  • 1947: November 19 - Ladies Auxiliary/Jewish Consumptive Relief Society, Washington, D.C.
  • 1947: December 2 - State/Territorial Health Officials, Washington, D.C.
  • 1947: December 5 - American Public Welfare Association, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1947: December 12 - Chamber of Commerce, Denver, Colorado
  • 1947: December 15 - Los Angeles Town Hall, Los Angeles, California
  • 1947: December 16 - American Vocational Association, Los Angeles, California
  • 1948: January 7 - American Medical Association, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1948: January 27 - National Social Welfare Assembly, Washington, D.C.
  • 1948: January 28 - National Commission on Children/Youth, Washington, D.C.
  • 1948: February - "A National Health Program" Medical Annals (article)
  • 1948: February 17 - National Health Council, New York, N.Y.
  • 1948: February 24 - American Association of School Administrators, Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • 1948: February 24 - "Let's Stop Cheating our Children," American Magazine
  • 1948: March 11 - National Council of Hospital Administrators, Washington, D.C.
  • 1948: March 30 - Conference on Planning for Children/Youth, Washington, D.C.
  • 1948: March 31 - American Cancer Society, Washington, D.C.
  • 1948: April 1 - Assembly of Women's Jewish Organizations, New York, N.Y.
  • 1948: April 14 - American Heart Association, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1948: April 16 - Opening of Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, N.Y.
  • 1948: April 22 - National Council of Social Work, Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • 1948: April 25 - Radio Forum - "American United" on NBC
  • 1948: May 1 - Radio - "Adventure in Science," WTOP-CBS, Washington, D.C.
  • 1948: May 2 - "Wanted: Better Public Health," Parade (article)
  • 1948: May 14 - Dinner Association of Social Agencies, Bangor, Maine
  • 1948: May 25 - Maryland/D.C. Federation of Labor Convention, Washington, D.C.
  • 1948: June 6 - Roosevelt College, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1948: June 7