Title: Frank Upman Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1930-1974
Collection number: 78030
Upman, Frank, 1905-1976
2 manuscript boxes
0.8 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, memoirs, reports, and printed matter, relating to American politics, the growth of government bureaucracy
and welfare programs, and communists in government
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[Identification of item], Frank Upman Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1978.
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United States. Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government (1953-1955)
United States. National Recovery Administration
United States. War Assets Administration
United States. Work Projects Administration
Public welfare--United States
Subversive activities--United States
United States--Politics and government
United States--Politics and government--20th century
Frank Upman, 1905-1976
|1905 February 13
||Born in Washington, D.C.
||A.B. (Engineering), University of Virginia
||Contractor, consulting airport engineer
||Consultant, Assistant Deputy, and later Deputy Administrator, National Recovery Administration in charge of steel fabricating,
construction and related codes. Also served as government representative on Code Authorities.
||Administrator, State of Nevada, Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) and Work Projects Administration (WPA). Executive
Secretary, Nevada State Board of Relief, Work Planning and Pension Control.
||Consultant, Work Projects Administration, Washington, D.C.; Regional Engineer, New England area, Work Projects Administration;
Chief of Training Program, Foreman Training, New York City; Coordinator of Public and Industrial Relations Activities, Work
Projects Administration, New York City.
||Acting Administrator, Federal Works Agnecy, Work Projects Administration for Connecticut.
||Chief Liaison Officer, President's Committee for Congested Production Areas, Washington, D.C.
||Director of Transportation, Allied Control Commission, Italy.
||Property and Supply Officer, Office of Administrators, General Review Board, War Assets Administration, Washington, D.C.
||Consultant, National Security Resources Board, Executive Office of the President.
||Liaison Assistant to the Chairman, Committee on Business Organization of the Department of Defense, Hoover Commission (Commission
on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government.
||Executive Secretary, Committee of Hoover Commission Task Force Members.
|1976 July 3
||Died, Alexandria, Virginia