Clayton, Will L. Papers

1926-1966

Under Secretary of State for Economic Affairs, 1946-1947

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FOLDER TITLE LIST
CHRONOLOGICAL FILE, 1945

Box 1

  • June 1945
  • July - September 1945
  • October - November 15, 1945
  • November 16 - December 31, 1945
CHRONOLOGICAL FILE, 1958-1964

Box 2

  • July 1958
  • August 1958
  • September 1958
  • October 1958
  • November 1958
  • December 1958
  • January 1959
  • February 1959
  • April - June 1959

Box 3

  • July - August 1959
  • September - December 1959
  • January - April 1960
  • May - July 1960
  • August - October 1960
  • November - December 1960

Box 4

  • January - March 1961
  • April - July 1961
  • August - December 1961
  • January - May 1962

Box 5

  • June - December 1962
  • January - May 1963
  • June 1963 - April 1964
ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1926-40

Box 6

  • Index to File
  • Advertising Federation of America, 1933
  • Agricultural Adjustment Administration, 1933-1934
  • Agricultural Adjustment Administration, 1934-1935
  • Allied war debts, 1932-1933 (4 folders)
  • Allotment plans, 1932
  • American Liberty League (folders 1 and 2)

Box 7

  • American Liberty League (folders 3-10)

Box 8

  • American Liberty League (folders 11-14)
  • American Liberty League - pamphlets (includes index)
  • Bankhead Bill, 1934-36 (2 folders)

Box 9

  • Banking Bill and Federal Securities Act, 1933
  • Bills - legislative, 1936-1937
  • Bills - miscellaneous, 1933-1934
  • Byrnes Barter Bill, 1939-1940
  • Commerce and finance, 1933-1934
  • Committee of Inquiry of National Policy on International Economic Relations, 1934
  • Cotton acreage reduction plan, 1933-1934 (3 folders)

Box 10

  • Cotton acreage reduction plan, 1934-1935 (4 folders)
  • Cotton Futures Act, 1933-1934
  • Cotton Futures Act, 1935-1936
  • Cotton - "Our National Cotton Policy" (folder 1)

Box 11

  • Cotton - "Our National Cotton Policy" (folders 1 and 2)
  • Cotton - rate equalization - Houston and Galveston, Texas - 1931-1935 (2 folders)
  • Dies Bill, 1934
  • Domestic - general file of Will L. Clayton, 1928-1937
  • Farm Relief Board, 1932-1933
  • Houston Post - will Clayton's letter to - correspondence, 1934-1935 (3 folders)

Box 12

  • Inflation, 1932-1933
  • Inflation, 1933-1934
  • Intergovernmental debts, 1932-1934
  • Investigation - charges against Anderson, Clayton and Company 1928 (folders 1 and 2)

Box 13

  • Investigation - charges against Anderson, Clayton and Company 1928 (folders 3 and 4)
  • Investigation - 2nd, 1929-1930 (2 folders)
  • Letters to Jesse Jones, Secretary of Agriculture Roper, Congressmen, etc., 1938-1939
  • Los Angles rates - cotton rates for California and Arizona, 1932-1933

Box 14

  • McFadden, John - January 1934
  • National Reserve Recovery Act
  • Norton, Sue Vaughan - income tax, 1939-147
  • Pierce, Cord - income tax records, 1940
  • Reciprocal Trade Agreements, 1940
  • Russians - American relations, 1933-1934
  • Senators and Representatives - 1935
  • Senators and Representatives - 1936-1937
  • Senators and Representatives - 1937-1938
  • Senators and Representatives - 1938-1939
  • Senators and Representatives - 1939-1940
  • Silver Question, 1932-1933
  • Silver Question, 1933-1934

Box 15

  • Southern delivery of cotton - part I - 1926 (4 folders)
  • Southern delivery of cotton - part II - 193-1934 (3 folders)

Box 16

  • Speeches and statements - 1926 and prior
  • Speeches and statements - 1927-1928
  • Speeches and statements - 1929-1930
  • Speeches and statements - 1931-1932
  • Speeches and statements - 1933-1934

Box 17

  • Speeches and statements - 1935-1936
  • Speeches and statements - 1937-1938
  • Speeches and statements - 1939-1940
  • Tariffs 1937-1938
  • Wagner Labor Relations Bill, 1934-1935
ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1940-1942

Box 18

  • A (2 folders)
  • Anderson, Clayton and Company
  • Auto title, tags, AAA, and insurance
  • B (2 folders )
  • Bank Statement (2 folders )

Box 19

  • C (3 folders)
  • China Relief, United
  • Clayton, W.L. personal (2 folders )
  • Clayton, W.L. re house

Box 20

  • Cheney, Ward
  • Cline, Gladys M. (2 folders)
  • Community Chest, War Chest
  • Confidential Papers
  • Contributions
  • Council for Democracy
  • Council on Foreign Relations
  • D

Box 21

  • E
  • F
  • Fleming, Lamar Jr. (2 folders)
  • G (2 folders)

Box 22

  • Greek War Relief Association
  • H (2 folders)
  • Hams
  • I
  • Income tax return
  • J (2 folders)
  • K (2 folders)
  • L (2 folders)

Box 23

  • Mc
  • M (2 folders)
  • N
  • O
  • P
  • President's Birthday Ball (folder 1)

Box 24

  • President's Birthday Ball (folders 2 and 3)
  • Q
  • R (3 folders)
  • S (2 folders)

Box 25

  • Seeing Eye, Inc.
  • T
  • Treasury Department
  • U
  • V
  • W (2 Folders)
  • White, John C. ( 2 folders)

Box 26

  • Y
  • Z
ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1943-1944
  • A
  • B (3 folders)
  • Bank Statements (folder 1)

Box 27

  • Bank Statements (folders 2 and 3)
  • Bridge Posers
  • British patent papers
  • Business Advisory Council
  • C (Folders 1 and 2)

Box 28

  • C (folders 3 and 4)
  • Chandler, Senator Albert B.
  • Clayton, W.L., Letter of resignation
  • Cline, Gladys M., 1943
  • Cline, Gladys M., 1944
  • Community War fund
  • Committee for Economic Development (folder 1)

Box 29

  • Committee for Economic Development (folder 2-7)

Box 30

  • Congratulatory letters (folders 1-5)

Box 31

  • Congratulatory letters (folders 6-9)
  • D

Box 32

  • Daniel and Edith Riley Foundation
  • Democratic National Committee
  • Dilday, H.D.
  • Dixon, Donnelley
  • Dumbarton Oaks documents
  • E
  • F
  • Fleming, Lamar Jr. (2 folders)

Box 33

  • Foreign Service Educational Foundation (2 folders)
  • G (2 folders)
  • Garwood, St. John
  • H (folder 1)

Box 34

  • H (folders 2 and 3)
  • I
  • J
  • K
  • L (2 folders)

Box 35

  • Mc
  • M (2 folders)
  • Martins, Carlos
  • N
  • O
  • P (2 folders)

Box 36

  • Perutz, Richard
  • President's Birthday Ball, 1943 (2 folders)
  • President's Birthday Ball, 1944 (3 folders)
  • Q

Box 37

  • R (2 folders)
  • Ranch data
  • Red Cross
  • Root, Jesse
  • S (folder 1)

Box 38

  • S (folders 2 and 3)
  • Shirts
  • T
  • U
  • United Negro College Fund
  • V
  • W (3 folders)

Box 39

  • Y
  • Z
ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1945
  • A
  • Academy of Political Science
  • American Cancer Society
  • Anderson, Clayton & Company
  • B (3 folders)

Box 40

  • Bank Statements (2 folders)
  • Brooks Brothers
  • Business Advisory Council (2 folders)
  • C (folder 1)

Box 41

  • C (folders 2 and 3)
  • Cline, Gladys ( 2 folders)
  • Community War Fund
  • Cotton

Box 42

  • Cotton and General Economic Review (3 folders)
  • Council for Inter-American Cooperation
  • Council on Foreign Relations
  • D
  • Diplomatic Affairs Foundations
  • E
  • F

Box 43

  • Fleming, Lamar
  • Foreign Policy Foundation
  • Foreign Service Educational Foundation
  • G (2 folders)
  • Grand Central Art Galleries
  • H (2 folders)

Box 44

  • Hamilton Brothers
  • Hearing
  • Herzog Galleries
  • Higgins, W.F.
  • Hilburn, Allen
  • Hoover, Dr. Calvin B.
  • I
  • Infantile Paralysis Fund
  • J

Box 45

  • Jenkins, Dick
  • Johnson, J.M. (2 folders)
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • K
  • Koar, W.H.
  • Kyle, E.J.
  • L

Box 46

  • Lookout Mountain
  • Mc
  • McAshan, Mr. and Mrs. S.M.
  • McAshan, S. M. Jr. (2 folders)
  • M (2 folders)

Box 47

  • Methodist Hospital
  • Metropolitan Club
  • Mexico City miscellaneous
  • Murphy, Lt. Col. James B.
  • N
  • National Foreign Trade Council
  • National Broadcasting Studios

Box 48

  • New York Cotton Exchange
  • New York Cotton Exchange Reports
  • O
  • P (2 folders)
  • Pamphlets
  • Personal file
  • Photographs
  • Q
  • R (2 folders)

Box 49

  • Red Cross Campaign (2 folders)
  • Richardson, J. Ross
  • Ripley, Daniel and Edith Foundation
  • S (2 folders)
  • Securities

Box 50

  • Simpson, A.D.
  • Southern Bagging Company
  • Summers, Dee
  • T
  • Texas case
  • Terminal Warehouse Company
  • U
  • United Negro College Fund
  • V
  • W

Box 51

  • War Bonds
  • White, John C.
  • Wittenborn and Company, art books
  • Women's National Democratic Club
  • World Wide Broadcasting Foundation
  • Y
  • Z
ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1946

Box 52

  • Ab - Al
  • Am - Az
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Red Cross
  • Anderson, Clayton and Company
  • Ba - Be
  • Baker, Benjamin
  • Barkley, Alben W.
  • Baruch, Bernard M.
  • Bateman, Depuy
  • Batt, William L.
  • Bi - Bl
  • Bloom, Sol

Box 53

  • Bo - Bri
  • Brand, Robert H.
  • Bro - Byrnes
  • Business Advisory Council - Commerce Department
  • Ca - Cu
  • Christmas cards - 1946
  • Clayton, Will L. - biographical sketch
  • Clayton, Will L. - personal and miscellaneous
  • Clayton, Will L. - correspondence (2 folders)

Box 54

  • Co - Cu
  • Cotton - miscellaneous
  • Cotton and General Economic Review (Dudley Windel)
  • Council on Foreign Relations
  • D
  • Daniel and Edith Ripley Foundation
  • E
  • Fa - Fl
  • Fleming, Lamar
  • Fo - Fu

Box 55

  • Foreign Policy Association
  • Foreign Service Educational Foundation
  • G
  • Garwood, Mr. and Mrs. St. John
  • Grand Central Art Galleries
  • Guaranty Trust Company
  • Gulf Atlantic Warehouse company
  • Ha - He
  • Hamilton Brothers
  • Hi - Hu

Box 56

  • I
  • Invitations (2 folders)
  • J
  • Jenkins, E.D. (Dick)
  • Johnson, John M.
  • K
  • Koar, William
  • L

Box 57

  • M
  • Methodist Hospital
  • N
  • National Foreign Trade Council
  • New York Cotton Exchange Reports
  • O
  • O'Neal, Edward A.

Box 58

  • P
  • Plaza Hotel
  • Puckette, Charles
  • Q
  • R
  • Russell, Eoline O.
  • S (2 folders)
  • Scheuer, Sidney

Box 59

  • Southern Bagging Company
  • T
  • Taft, Charles P.
  • Terminal Warehouse Company
  • Thayer, Walter N.
  • U
  • V
  • W
  • White, John C.
  • World Trade Foundation (2 folders)
  • Y
  • Z

Box 60

ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1946: Speeches - 1946
  • Foreign Policy Association - Houston, Texas, January 21
  • National Farm Institute, Des Moines, Iowa, February 15
  • Fourth Council of UNRRA, Washington, D.C., March 20
  • Academy of Political Science, April 11
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce, May 1
  • Senate Committee re Chicago Convention on International Civil Aviation, May 29
  • National Youth Organization, July 15
  • UNRRA Council meeting, August 7
  • New Foreign Service Officers, September 13
  • United Maritime Consultative Council, October 24
  • National Foreign Trade Convention, November 13
ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1946: Broadcasts - 1946
  • American Forum of the Air, "What Should We Do About the British Loan," February 26
  • Food broadcast
  • Members of the Film Industry, World Food Crisis, June 21
  • Paris Peace Conference, August 5
  • Road to Expanding World Trade, July 13
  • What Part Does World Trade Play in Foreign Policy, October 19
  • Importance to U.S. of U.N. from Economic Standpoint
  • National League of Women Voters
  • Nation's Business Article, c. 1946
ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1946: General File
  • Marshall Plan memos, 1947
  • Oversized material
  • Pamphlets
ALPHABETICAL FILE, 1947

Box 61

  • A
  • Acheson, Dean
  • Albrechet, Carl A.
  • Albrecht, Muller, Pearse S. Company
  • Aldrich, Winthrop W.
  • Allen, George V.
  • Alsop, Joseph
  • Altman, Alfred
  • Anderson, Clayton and Company
  • B
  • Batt, William L
  • Benton, William
  • Business Advisory Council
  • C (2 folders)
  • Chamber of Commerce - Houston, Texas
  • Clayton, Benjamin

Box 62

  • Clayton, William L. - article by Michael L. Hoffman, New York Times Magazine, September 9, 1947
  • Clayton, William L. - biography
  • Clayton, William L. - guest lists
  • Clayton, William L. - letters re resignation as Under Secretary of State (4 folders)
  • Clayton, William L. - personal and financial records
  • Clayton, William L. - speaking invitations
  • Cline, Gladys M. - Anderson, Clayton and Company

Box 63

  • Contributions
  • D
  • E
  • F
  • Fleming, Lamar Jr. - Anderson, Clayton and Company
  • Foreign Policy Association
  • Foreign Service Educational Foundation
  • Foreign Traders Association of Philadelphia
  • Ga - Go
  • Gifford, H.W. - Detroit, Michigan
  • Gr - Gy

Box 64