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Guide to the William M. (William Matson) Roth Papers , 1914-1973, 1950-1973 (bulk)
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Box 1

Appraisal Summary Oil and Gas Properties and Other Assets

Scope and Content Note

All Divisions - Honolulu Oil Corporation
Prepared by James A. Lewis Engineering, Inc., Dallas, Texas December 30, 1959
and same dated March 23, 1959
Box 2

Memorandum dated October 10, 1960to Honolulu Oil Corporation

 

Board of Directors enclosing the following:

 

Copy No. 4:

Volume Volume I

General Information

Volume Volume II

Production Statistics

Volume Volume III

Wildcat Acreage as of June 30, 1960(see also Box 3)

Volume Volume IV

Natural Gasoline Plants

Volume Volume V

Industrial Research Laboratories Div.

Volume Volume VI

Other Assets as of June 30, 1960

Volume Volume VII

Joint Venture Contracts with Right of First Refusal Provisions - Sections 1 and 2

Box 1

Appraisal Summary Oil and Gas Properties and Other Assets

Scope and Content Note

All Divisions - Honolulu Oil Corporation
Prepared by James A. Lewis Engineering, Inc., Dallas, Texas, July 1, 1960 (see also Box 3)
Box 1

All-Division Exploration Meetings, January 17, 18 & 19, 1961

Box 1

All-Division Exploration Meetings, January 27, 28 and 29, 1959

Box 1

All-Division Exploration Meetings, January 19, 20 & 21, 1960

Box 2

Honolulu Oil and Standard of California - Effect of Share for Share Exchange - Special Study - Prepared by Standard Oil - April 1958

Box 1

Honolulu Oil Corporation Comparative Charts (graphic comparisons between HOC and Standard of California - prepared by Standard Oil? (probably prepared about April 1958)

Box 1

Honolulu Oil Corporation Statistical Data Years 1922-1957inc.

Scope and Content Note

Prepared by A. W. Peake, February 28, 1958 (two copies)
Box 1

Valuation of Honolulu Oil Corporation as of October 1, 1958

Scope and Content Note

Prepared by A. W. Peake, dated December 1958
Box 2

Prospectus - 110,000 Shares HOC - Prepared by Dean Witter & Co. December 18, 1950

Box 1

Seaboard Oil Company studies - 1957

Box 2

Preliminary Organization Study - Honolulu Oil Corporation August 7, 1958

Box 2

Budgets Jan. 1, 1959-Mar. 1960

Box 3

Budget #65 and Cash Estimate April 1, 1959 to September 30, 1959

Box 3

Budget #68 and Cash Estimate January 1, 1960 to June 30, 1960

Box 3

Budget #69 and Cash Estimate April 1, 1960 to September 30, 1960

Box 3

Budget #70 and Cash Estimate July 1, 1960 to December 31, 1960

Box 3

Budget #71 and Cash Estimate October 1, 1960 to March 31, 1961

Box 3

Budget #72 and Cash Estimate January 1, 1961 to June 30, 1961

Box 3

Budget #73 and Cash Estimate April 1, 1961 to September 30, 1961

Box 3

Budget #74 and Cash Estimate July 1, 1961 to December 31, 1961

Box 3

Budget #75 and Cash Estimate October 1, 1961 to March 31, 1962

Box 1

Complaint by Antitrust Division, Department of Justice

Scope and Content Note

(filed September 19, 1961)
 

Affidavit of L. A. Cranson, President of Honolulu Oil Corporation in opposition to motion for Preliminary Injunction (draft of 9/27/61)and final document

 

Honolulu Exhibit File - Exhibits to Affidavit of L. A. Cranson, President of Honolulu Oil Corporation in Opposition to Motion for Preliminary Injunction

 

Memorandum of Tidewater Oil Company in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for a Preliminary Injunction (October 4, 1961)

 

Affidavit of William B. Bateman, Vice President of the Chase Manhattan Bank, stating unwillingness extend loan commitment beyond October 31, 1961.

 

Memorandum of Honolulu Oil Corporation in Opposition to Motion for Preliminary Injunction

 

Pielsticker Affidavits - President and Director of Indiana Oil Purchasing Company, subsidiary of Standard Oil of Indiana

 

Affidavit of John E. Roth in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for a Preliminary Injunction (Senior Vice President and Director of Tidewater) (October 4, 1961)

 

Memorandum of Pan American Petroleum Corporation in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for a Temporary Injunction

 

Snyder Affidavit - Vice President - Financial, Treasurer and Director of Pan American Petroleum Corporation

 

Deal Affidavits (William H. Deal) Pan American Petroleum

 

Pan American Petroleum Corporation Exhibit #1

Box 1

Various correspondence - sale of Honolulu Oil - 1958-1959

Box 1

Various documents, correspondence, bulletins, Minutes of Sale Committee Meetings, etc., in connection with sale of Honolulu Oil Corporation (1960-1962)

Box 1

Various documents in connection with sale Honolulu Oil Corporation

Scope and Content Note

Including: Plan for Complete Liquidation; Application of Various Antitrust Laws to Contemplated Sale of Assets dated September 26, 1960; proofs of Agreements of Sale and Purchase; documents in connection with tax ruling; etc.
 

WMRoth letter to Internal Revenue

 

WMRoth letter to Justice Dept. (not mailed)

Box 1

Agenda - Board of Directors' Meetings (part of 1959, 1960, and 1961)

Box 2

Consolidated Balance Sheets (part of 1959, 1960, and 1961)

Box 2

Annual and Quarterly Reports (1955-61)

Box 2

Management - Stock Option Plan, Consultive Agreements, Studies, etc. (1958-60)

Box 2

General Correspondence (incl. stockholders' list 12/4/59) (1959-61)

 

February 1962issue Horizon magazine (article covering Honolulu Oil Corporation purchase)

 

Historical file (given W. M. Roth by Honolulu Oil at time of liquidation) primarily contains reprints of magazine articles, brokerage house analyses, etc.

 

Honolulu Oil Corporation volumes - Sale of Assets - Conformed Copies with Property Descriptions.

Volume VOL. I

1961 (Tabs 1 to 33)

Note

unboxed
Volume VOL. II

1961 (Tab 34)

Volume VOL. III

1961 (Tabs 35 to 63)

Volume VOL. IV

1961 (Tabs 64 to 106)

Volume VOL. V

1961 (Tabs 107 to 153)

Volume VOL. VI

1961 (Tabs 154 to 256)

 

W. M. Roth Black Binder Notes taken during training period with Honolulu Oil Corporation.

 

TRANSFERRED FROM MATSON TREASURER'S DEPT.

Box 2

File No. 265 - Honolulu Oil miscellaneous correspondence analysis - 1954 through June 1959.leases, financial statements, newsletters

 

File No. 270 - Honolulu Oil Agenda for Board Meetings - June 1958 through August 1959.

 

File No. 280 - Honolulu Oil Directors Material - January 1957 through September 1959.

 

File No. 285 - Honolulu Oil Monthly Financial Statements - January 1951 through August 1959.

 

File No 275 - Budget

Scope and Content Note

(See p. 2)
Box 2

Gas contract May 1, 1914

 

Agendas of Special Meetings of HOC Board of Directors 1962

 

Correspondence 1962

Box 4

Ways & Means Committee 1968

Physical Description: 4 binders
 

Hearings ; Briefing book ; Profiles of Committee Members; NMRoth Statement before Committee;

 

Kennedy Round Agreement - 1967 Confidential

Physical Description: 3 binders
 

Fact Book; Texts of Agreements; Annexes to Memo for Pres.

 

Congressional Directory 1967

Physical Description: 1 binders

Scope and Content Note

Includes confidential voting records on trade.
 

Trade Balance 1968

Physical Description: 1 binders
 

Notice of Public Hearings, 1963-68

Physical Description: 1 binders
Box 5

Trade File, 1969

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Correspondence, reports, press releases, clippings, speeches

 

Miscellaneous publications

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

1963-65Trade & economic journals

Physical Description: 13 issues
 

Miscellaneous Publications 1960-66, 1969

Physical Description: 11 publications
 

Books, pamphlets, annual reports published by trade associations, such as Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, Committee for Economic Development, European Committee for Economic and Social Progress, European Free Trade Assocation, Twentieth Century Fund, and United Nations Association.

 

Miscellaneous U.S. Government Publications, 1962-1973

Physical Description: 18

Scope and Content Note

Includes publications from Committee on Trade of the National Citizen's Commission on International Cooperation (1965), Commerce Department (1963), Special Committee on U.S. Trade Relations with East European Countries and the Soviet Union (1965), Office of the Special Representative for Trade Negotiations (1963), and Commission on International Trade and Investment Policy (1971).
Also includes congressional hearings and reports from the Joint Economic Committee (1970, 1973), Senate Committee on Government Operations (1971, 1972), House Committee on Ways and Means (1973), House Committee on Foreign Affairs (1972), and Trade Expansion Act of 1962.
Box 6

GATT Publications 1962, 67

Physical Description: 9 Volumes
 

GATT Publications, Analysis of United States Negotations, 1960-61 Tariff Conference. Volume 1-3. 1962

Physical Description: 4 volumes
 

GATT Publications, Legal Investments Embodying the Results of the 1964-67 Conference. Volumes 1-V. 1967

Physical Description: 5 volumes
 

WMR Report to the President - Future United States Foreign Trade Policy, 1969.

Scope and Content Note

Major recommendations, printed draft, and 8 copies of final printed edition.
 

Popular magazines with articles re: Roth May 1967

Physical Description: 5 issues
 

Times, Newsweek, Business Week

 

Miscellaneous Publications

Physical Description: 17 items

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished papers, newsclippings, Congressional bill, trade publications (government and private).
 

Photo (Roth & Lyndon Baines Johnson)

Box 7

Speeches and Statements re: Trade negotiations, 1963-68

Physical Description: 5 binders
 

Testimony, Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Feb. 27, 1967

Physical Description: 1 binder
 

Briefing book re: Roth's Appearance before Senate Finance Committee, Mar. 10, 1967

Physical Description: 1 binder
Box 9

Newspaper clippings 1966 - Feb. 1968

Box 8

Newspaper clippings 1963 - July 1967

 

Full issues of papers

Box 10

Newspaper clippings March 1968 - 1969