Register of the James B. Donovan Papers, 1919-1976

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Register of the James B. Donovan Papers, 1919-1976

Hoover Institution Archives



Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Ronald M. Bulatoff,
    Revised by:
    Rebecca Mead
    Date Completed:
    1987
    Encoded by:
    Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: James B. Donovan papers,
Date (inclusive): 1919-1976
Collection Number: 72013
Creator: Donovan, James B. (James Britt), 1916-1970
Collection Size: 90 manuscript boxes, 7 oversize boxes, 9 envelopes (44.9 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, memoranda, studies, drafts of book manuscripts, scrapbooks, notes, photographs, and printed matter, relating to the United States Office of Scientific Research and Development and the Office of Strategic Services during World War II, the Nuremberg war crime trials, the Rudolf Abel-Gary Powers spy exchange, the Cuban prisoner exchange following the Bay of Pigs landing, and the New York City Board of Education.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

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Boxes 89-90 closed.
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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1972.

Accruals

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Access Points

Abel', Rudol'f Ivanovich, 1902-
Powers, Francis Gary, 1929-
New York (N.Y.) Board of Education
United States. Office of Scientific Research and Development
United States. Office of Strategic Services
Education
Education--New York (N.Y.)
Nuremberg Trial of Major German War Criminals, 1945-1946
War crime trials
World War, 1939-1945
Cuba
Cuba--History--Invasion, 1961
Germany
United States--Foreign relations
United States--Armed Forces
New York (State)

Biographical Note

1916, February 19 Born, New York City
1937 A.B., Fordham University
1940 L.L.B., Harvard University
1942-194 Associate General Counsel, Office of Scientific Research and Development
1943-1945 General Counsel, Office of Strategic Services
1945 Assistant to the U.S. Chief Prosecutor, International Military Tribunal, Nuremberg
1950-1970 Partner, Waters and Donovan, New York City
1961-1963 Vice President, New York Board of Education
1963-1965 President, New York Board of Education
1964 Author, Strangers on a Bridge
1967 Author, Challenges
1968-1970 President, Pratt Institute
1970, January 19 Died, New York City

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, reports, memoranda, studies, drafts of book manuscripts, scrapbooks, notes, photographs, and printed matter, relating to the United States Office of Scientific Research and Development and the Office of Strategic Services during World War II, the Nuremberg war crime trials, the Rudolf Abel-Gary Powers spy exchange, the Cuban prisoner exchange following the Bay of Pigs landing, and the New York City Board of Education.

Container List

Boxes 1-10

Biographical File, 1919-1969.

Scope and Content Note

Material relating to naval service, early law career, participation in professional and charitable organizations, financial material, family history, clippings, appointments books and correspondence. Arranged by subject.
 

General

Box 1, Folder 1

General. Award certificate, clippings, class reunion materials, 1947-1962

Folder 2

Address book

 

Appointment books

Folder 3-10

1952-1965

Box 2, Folder 1-2

1966-1967

Folder 3

Biographies and eulogies

Folder 4

Clippings

 

Correspondence

 

General

Folder 5

1961-1965

Box 3, Folder 1-10

1962-1965

Box 4, Folder 1-7

1967-1969

Box 5, Folder 1

Family

Folder 2-3

Get well wishes

Folder 4-5

Invitations

Box 6, Folder 1

Family history materials. Clippings and pamphlets, 1919-1955

Folder 2-30

Financial materials. Correspondence and other materials related to investments

 

Legal career

Folder 31

General. Clippings, letters and miscellany, 1939-1951. Includes a letter from Felix Frankfurter

 

American Bar Association

Folder 32

Insurance, Negligence and Compensation Law Section. Correspondence, minutes, memoranda, reports, 1965-1966

Folder 33-34

International Law Section, Special Committee on Diplomatic Immunity. Correspondence, reports and printed material, 1962-1964

Box 7, Folder 1

Guild of Catholic Lawyers of the City of New York. Printed material, notes, legal documents, letters, and a speech transcript relating to a decision by the New York City school administration to omit The Nation from their subscription list, 1948-1949

Folder 2

New York Daily News. Legal documents relating to multiple cases, ca. 1939-1941

Folder 3

Naval service. Personnel materials, letters, memoranda, and pamphlets, 1943-1958

 

Public service

 

Pratt Institute

Folder 4

Non-printed material. Chronological file, primarily correspondence, 1969 Sept.-Oct.

Folder 5

Printed material. Pamphlets, newsletters, and miscellany, 1965-1969

Box 8, Folder 1

Printed material

 

Saint Francis College

Folder 2-11

General. Press releases, yearbook, clippings, pamphlets, correspondence, memoranda, budgets and financial reports, and minutes, 1963-1969

Box 9, Folder 1

General

Folder 2-8

Correspondence, 1961-1965

Folder 9-21

Senatorial campaign, 1962. Also includes material relating to earlier Democratic Party activities, 1956-1962

Box 10, Folder 1-4

Senatorial campaign

Box 10-19

Speeches and Writings, 1958-1968.

Scope and Content Note

Drafts, proofs, and printed copies of speeches and writings with related correspondence, clippings, books reviews and miscellany. Arranged alphabetically.
 

General

Box 10, Folder 5-12

General. Miscellaneous editorials, book reviews, citations, speeches, clippings, correspondence, draft and printed articles, 1962-1968

 

Correspondence. Speaking engagements

Box 11, Folder 1-9

1958-1963

Box 12, Folder 1-21

1963-1964

Box 13, Folder 1-9

1964-1967

Box 14, Folder 1-4

Challenges, 1967. Correspondence, printed material and two printed copies of the book, 1966-1968

Folder 5

"The Defense of Colonel Abel," n.d. Teleplay typescript

 

"Defense of a Spy"

Folder 6-7

Rough draft, n.d.

Folder 8

Typescript with annotations and corrections, n.d.

Folder 9

"Re: U.S. vs. Abel," n.d. Typescript draft with annotations

 

Strangers on a Bridge, 1964

 

Correspondence

Box 15, Folder 1

General, 1965-1967

Folder 2

Atheneum Press, 1959-1966

 

Congratulatory letters

Folder 3-12

1964

Box 16, Folder 1-3

1965

Folder 4

French publishers, 1964-1965

Folder 5

Desmond, Charles S. Foreward by

 

Documents

Folder 6

Abel, Rudolf, commutation of sentence, 1962

Folder 7

Barrett, E.L., "The Fourth Amendment"

Folder 8

Donovan's Supreme Court argument

Folder 9

Kahn's attempt at decoding Hayhanen's and Abel's messages

 

Reviews

Folder 10

General

Folder 11

French and German

Folder 12

Saturday Evening Post excerpts

 

Manuscripts

Folder 13-14

General. Untitled typescripts relating to Abel trial, n.d.

 

Drafts. Typescripts

Box 17, Folder 1-3

Earlier draft, with annotations and corrections

Folder 4-6

Later draft, with editorial corrections

Box 18, Folder 1-2

Galley proofs

Box 19, Folder 1

Galley proofs

Boxes 20-33

Abel-Powers Spy Exchange, 1957-1964.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, briefs, court statements, background studies, lists, reports, notes, affidavits, search warrants, trial notes, trial transcripts and exhibits, and diary relating to the Abel Spy Case and the exchange of Rudolf Abel for Gary Powers. Includes letter of congratulations from President Kennedy and correspondence with Abel.
 

Abel, Rudolf Ivanovich

Box 20, Folder 1

Affidavit, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, Criminal No. 45094

Folder 2

Affidavits for search warrants

Folder 3

Appendix. Two annotated printed copies of documents relating to legal appeals to the U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court, 1958

Folder 4

"Art Today," n.d.

Folder 5

Comments to Debevoise about the jury during their selection

 

Correspondence

Folder 6

Bailey, John M., 1957

Folder 7

Federal Bureau of Investigation, Special Agent in Charge, 1957

Folder 8

Russian Embassy, Washington, D.C., 1957

Folder 9

Deportation proceedings, notice, 1957 June 20

Folder 10

Disposal of personal property

Folder 11

Eviction notice, New York Municipal Court, 1957 August 8

Folder 12

Immigration hearing

Folder 13

Notes on the case

Folder 14

Order to Show Cause and Notice of Hearing, U.S. Department of Justice, 1957 June 20

 

Power of attorney

Folder 15

For J.B. Donovan, 1958

Folder 16

For David Levine, 1957 July 24

Folder 17

Property belonging to

Folder 18

Record of sworn statement, 1957 June 24

Folder 19

Warrant for Arrest of Alien, U.S. Department of Justice, 1957 June 20

 

Abel, Rudolf Ivanovich vs. United States of America, Supreme Court

Box 21, Folder 1-3

1958 August, Petition for certiorari

 

1958 October

Folder 4

Brief for petitioner, 1958 November 25

Folder 5

Brief for the United States

Folder 6

Brief for the United States in opposition

 

Reply briefs for petitioner

Folder 7

1958 September 15

Folder 8

1959 January 15

Folder 9

Supplemental brief for petitioner

 

1958 November

Folder 10-12

Briefs for petitioner, No. 263, 1958 November 25

Box 22, Folder 1

John's brief, n.d.

Folder 2

Memos to J. B. Donovan

Folder 3

Notes by J. B. Donovan

 

1959 October

Folder 4

Supplemental brief for the U.S. on Reargument

Folder 5

Supplemental reply brief for petitioner, 1959 October 27

Folder 6

"The Abel Case," n.d. Outline of events

Folder 7

Abel-Donovan correspondence, list

Folder 8

Abel-Donovan meetings, list

Folder 9

Abel file index

Folder 10

Assistants list

Folder 11

Briefs distribution, 1958-1960

Folder 12

Briefs distribution, 1959-1960

Folder 13

Byers, Mortimer W.

Folder 14

CIA award

Folder 15

Calendar of key dates for post-trial period

Folder 16

Citations and opinions

Folder 17

Clark, Robert R.

 

Correspondence

Folder 18

Abel, Hellen, 1959-1961

Folder 19

Abel, Rudolf I., 1958-1964

Box 23, Folder 1

America magazine article, 1960 October

Folder 2

Anderson, Andrew E., 1962

Folder 3

Armstrong, Vayne M., 1957

Folder 4

Arnold, Suel O., 1962

Folder 5

Ashley, Charles H., 1962

Folder 6

Asmuth, William A., 1962

Folder 7

Autograph seekers, 1961-65

Folder 8

Averbach, Albert, 1962

Folder 9

Barnas, Mrs. Julius C., 1962

Folder 10

Barry, John R., 1962

Folder 11

Beakes, O. C., 1962

Folder 12

Beha, James J., 1962

Folder 13

Bell, J. Raymond, 1962

Folder 14

Benjamin, Robert M., 1958

Folder 15

Bennett, Alfred C., 1962

Folder 16

Boudin, Leonard B., 1960

Folder 17

Bower, Roger, 1962

Folder 18

Bradford, A. Lee, 1962

Folder 19

Brennan, Justice, 1960

Folder 20

Brenner, Thelma L., 1962

Folder 21

Breslin, Jimmy, n.d.

Folder 22

Breslin, John J., 1962

Folder 23

Brinkley, David, 1962

Folder 24

Broderick, Joseph L., 1959

Folder 25

Brooklyn Bar Association, 1958-1960

Folder 26

Brown, Mrs. Thomas J., 1962

Folder 27

Bugbee, J. M., 1962

Folder 28

Burger, George J., 1962

Folder 29

Burrelle's Press Clipping Bureau, 1959-1962

Folder 30

Bushby, Wilkie, 1957

Folder 31

Butcher, Margaret, 1962

Folder 32

Byers, Mortimer W., 1962

Folder 33

Byrne, Brendan, 1962

Folder 34

Carbonara, E. Vernon, 1962

Folder 35

Carey, Kay and Paul, 1962

Folder 36

Carpenter, William H., 1962

Folder 37

Carroll, George, 1962

Folder 38

Carson, Ellis H., 1957-1962

Folder 39

Cassidy, William, 1962

Folder 40

Castellano, Edward, 1962

Folder 41

Catlin, Robert I., 1962

Folder 42

Chan, Mrs. Allyn, 1962

Folder 43

Chapman, Ralph, 1957

Folder 44

Chase, Carter B., 1959

Folder 45

Clark, Allen B., 1958

Folder 46

Clark, Russell J., 1959

Folder 47

Clarke, George W., 1960

Folder 48

Clavin, Joseph P., 1962

Folder 49

Clay, Lucius D., 1962

Folder 50

Coghlin, John W., 1962

Folder 51

Colavito, William J., 1962

Folder 52

Coleridge, David, 1962

Folder 53

Connolly, Edward J., 1959

Folder 54

Connor, John T., 1962

Folder 55

Considine, Robert B., 1959

Folder 56

Corkern, Robert W., 1962

Folder 57-58

Cornell Law School lecture, April 14, 1962

Folder 59

Coronet article, October 1960

Folder 60

Corroon & Reynolds Group, 1958

Box 24, Folder 1

Cox, Robert M., 1962

Folder 2

Crackpot letters, 1962

Folder 3

Cramton, Roger C., 1959

Folder 4

Cross, J. Harry, 1958

Folder 5

Cummings, Walter J., 1957-1960

Folder 6

Dahinden, Blanche, 1962

Folder 7

Davenport, Henry J., 1957

Folder 8

Davidson, Sidney W., 1959

Folder 9

Debevoise, Thomas M., 1957-1959

Folder 10

Deegan, Thomas J., 1962

Folder 11

Demas, George C., 1962

Folder 12

Dempsey, James, 1962

Folder 13

Desmond, Charles S., 1962

Folder 14

DeWitt, Paul B., 1958

Folder 15

Dickinson, Edward T., 1962

Folder 16

Doak, James B., 1962

Folder 17

Dodd, Thomas J., 1957

Folder 18

Donellan, Irma, 1957

Folder 19

Donovan, Marie, 1962

Folder 20

Donovan, Martin A., 1962

Folder 21

Donovan, Michael J., 1962

Folder 22

Dorr, C. A., 1957

Folder 23

Dowd, Joseph J., 1962

Folder 24

Dowling, J. Eudin, 1957

Folder 25

Driggs, Adrian P., 1962

Folder 26

Drimmer, Isidor, 1958

Folder 27

Duke, Angier Biddle, 1957

Folder 28

Dulles, Allen W., 1959-1962

Folder 29

Durkin, William J., 1959

Folder 30

Eager, Pat H., 1957

Folder 31

Edelstein, David N., 1962

Folder 32

Ennis, Edward J., 1959

Folder 33

Farrell, Edwin F., 1958

Folder 34

Faude, John P., 1957

Folder 35

Fay, Rollo E., 1957-1962

Folder 36

Federal Bureau of Investigation, Special Agent in Charge, 1959

Folder 37

Fennell, Thomas F., 1958

Folder 38

Fey, Joseph L., 1962

Folder 39

Fleming, William H., 1962

Folder 40

Floberg, John F., 1962

Folder 41

Forsythe, Carl S., 1962

Folder 42

Fox, William Logan, 1962

Folder 43

Fraiman, Arnold G., 1957-1959

Folder 44

Friedenberg, Daniel M., 1957-1962

Folder 45

Friedlander, Alan J., 1958

Folder 46

Friedman, Irwin E., 1957-1962

Folder 47

Fritz, George J., 1962

Folder 48

Fulton, Mary Ann, 1962

Folder 49

Gibney, Frank, 1957-1958

Folder 50

Gilbert, Charles E., 1961

Folder 51

Gilmore, Robert N., 1962

Folder 52

Gleeson, Brother, 1962

Folder 53

Goddard, R. H. I., 1957

Folder 54

Goess, Frederick V., 1962

Folder 55

Gorman, Donald, 1962

Folder 56

Graver, William J., 1962

Folder 57

Gray, Mark W., 1960

Folder 58

Greenbaum, Edward S., 1959

Folder 59

Griswold, Erwin N., 1962

Folder 60

Gross, K. Frederick, 1959

Folder 61

Gruenewald, Louis A., 1962

Folder 62

Guffanti, Bruno A., 1957

Folder 63

Hall, Thomas K., 1958

Folder 64

Hammel, Paul A., 1962

Folder 65

Hanley, Dexter L., 1959

Folder 66

Hanson, Elisha, 1959

Folder 67

Harnett, T. A., 1958

Folder 68

Harris, William C., 1962

Folder 69

Hay, Harold F., 1962

Folder 70

Hazard, Leland, 1959

Folder 71

Heard, Murray W., 1958

Folder 72

Herbert, Edwin S., 1957-1958

Folder 73

Herd, Mrs. J. V., 1957

Folder 74

Hicks, Robert W., 1957

Folder 75

Hocker, Lon, 1962

Box 25, Folder 1

Houston, Lawrence, 1958-1962

Folder 2

Houston, Oscar R., 1960

Folder 3

Howard, John G., 1962

Folder 4

Johnson, Louis, 1958-1962

 

Journal of Insurance Information article, 1962 June-August

Folder 5

Kating, William, 1959

Folder 6

Kay, Tyler, 1962

Folder 7

Keane, John, 1962

Folder 8

Keating, Paul F., 1962

Folder 9

Keck, Caroline K., 1962

Folder 10

Kellogg, E. Ray, 1962

Folder 11

Kennedy, Harold V., 1957

Folder 12

Kennedy, Jennie, 1962

Folder 13

Kennedy, John F., 1962

Folder 14

Kennedy, Robert F., 1962

Folder 15

Kenney, Roger, 1962

Folder 16

Kenney, William S., 1959

Folder 17

Kerrigan, R. Emmett, 1962

Folder 18

Klauberg, Charles J., 1962

Folder 19

Knight, Louise, 1962

Folder 20

Kobre, Samuel L., 1965

Folder 21

Komoroff, Sam, 1962

Folder 22

Kotchka, Joe, 1962

Folder 23

Kruger, A. & H., 1962

Folder 24

Kruger, Holly, 1962

Folder 25

Lauterbach, Leon A., 1962

Folder 26

Lavender, Robert A., 1962

Folder 27

Lawler, Joseph, 1962

Folder 28

Lemmon, Vestal, 1957-1962

Folder 29

Lenihan, Joseph J., 1957

Folder 30

Letters from students, 1958-1966

Folder 31

Levine, Morton G., 1962

Folder 32

Lindeman, Bard, 1962-1965

Folder 33

Louisiana Bar Journal article, 1964 August

Folder 34

Love, Francis, 1962

Folder 35

Lovell, Stanley P., 1962

Folder 36

Lowenstein, Edith, 1959

Folder 37

Luce Press Clipping Bureau, 1959

Folder 38

Lutnicki, Victor A., 1957

Folder 39

MacDonald, Will T., n.d.

Folder 40

McGee, Joseph J., 1957

Folder 41

McGinley, L. J., 1959

Folder 42

McGinty, Jerome F., 1962

Folder 43

McGrath, E. J., 1962

Folder 44

McGrath, Francis A., 1958

Folder 45

McGugin, Dan E., 1962

Folder 46

McGurn, Barrett, 1962

Folder 47

McMahon, Stanton D., 1957-1962

Folder 48

McMullen, Frank J., 1962

Folder 49

McVean, David B., 1958

Folder 50

Magazine articles, 1957-1962

Folder 51

Mahoney, Robert F., 1962

Folder 52

Mahoney, Robert J., 1960

Folder 53

Maloney, Herbert W., 1962

Folder 54

Mancill, Frank H., 1957

Folder 55

Mann, Abby, 1960

Folder 56

Marbach, Gertrude R., 1962

Folder 57

Maroney, Kevin T., 1958

Folder 58

Mattison, William C., 1957-1959

Folder 59

Maxwell, Alan C., 1959

Folder 60

Mearin, R. J., 1962

Folder 61

Merrell, Louis J., 1957-1959

Folder 62

Monaghan, Gerald E., 1966

Folder 63

Moore, Robert, 1957

Folder 64

Morris, Stanley C., 1959

Folder 65

Morse, Robert A., 1962

Folder 66

Mortola, Edward J., 1962

Folder 67

Murchison, John D., 1962

Folder 68

Murphy, Mildred, 1957

Folder 69

Murphy, Ray, 1958

Folder 70

Murtagh, John M., 1962

Folder 71

Muste, A. J., 1962

Folder 72

Nasmith, Augustus, 1957-1962

Folder 73

National Bureau of Casualty Underwriters, 1962

Folder 74

National Lawyers Guild, 1959

Folder 75

Navarre, Joseph A., 1962

Box 26, Folder 1

New York University Law Review, 1959

Folder 2

Nolan, John E., 1959

Folder 3

Norvell, Woody, 1962

Folder 4

Oberst, Paul, 1959

Folder 5

O'Brien, Joseph F., 1962

Folder 6

O'Connor, John J., 1959

Folder 7

O'Hara, William J., 1962

Folder 8

Omsberg, Howard S., 1958

Folder 9

Pack, George, 1962

Folder 10

Pascal, Horace E., 1962

Folder 11

Pearle, Theodore, 1962

Folder 12

Peter F. Reilly's Fire-Proof Warehouse, 1959

Folder 13

Petrosino, Al, 1962

Folder 14

Pfeffer, Leo, 1958

Folder 15

Pollack, Milton, 1962

Folder 16

Powers, Francis Gary, n.d.

Folder 17

Powers, Oliver, 1961

Folder 18

Pratt, John H., 1959

Folder 19

Pryor, Frederic L., 1962-1963

Folder 20

Pryor, Millard M., 1962-1963

Folder 21

Putzell, Edwin J., 1957

Folder 22

Quigley, Edward, 1962

Folder 23

Rabkin, Sol, 1960-1962

Folder 24

Randall, John D., 1959

Folder 25

Reidy, Daniel J., 1957-1962

Folder 26

Reisler, Raymond, 1958-1962

Folder 27

Rieser, Robert M., 1958-1962

Folder 28

Rigney, Edward D., 1957

Folder 29

Roberts, R. A., 1962

Folder 30

Robinson, Alan O., 1957-1962

Folder 31

Rodgers, Churchill, 1958

Folder 32

Rodgers, James, 1957

Folder 33

Rohan, Thomas E., 1959

Folder 34

Rosenberg, Maurice, 1958-1962

Folder 35

Ross, John, 1962

Folder 36

Rudd, Irving, 1957

Folder 37

Sallows, Leora, 1962

Folder 38

Saracino, John J., 1962

Folder 39

Sargent, J. W., 1957

Folder 40

Savage, John J., 1962

Folder 41

Schanley, John, 1957

Folder 42

Schoemer, John R., 1958

Folder 43

Schulberg, Stuart, 1961-1962

Folder 44

Shalleck, Milton, 1962

Folder 45

Shirley, Wayne, 1962

Folder 46

Silver, Charles, 1962

Folder 47

Silverman, Burton, 1958

Folder 48

Silversides, H. T., 1962

Folder 49

Smith, Mrs. C., 1962

Folder 50

Smith, James J., 1957

Folder 51

Smith, Joseph H., 1962

Folder 52

Smith, Kenneth O., 1962

Folder 53

Snorf, Lowell D., 1963

Folder 54

Spence, J. B., 1962

Folder 55

Spohn, Fred, 1962

Folder 56

Stoll, Herman, 1962

Folder 57

Storey, Robert G., 1957-1962

Folder 58

Tabatchnik, Ben, 1962

Folder 59

Taeffner, W. E., 1962

Folder 60

Tellalian, Aram H., 1957

Folder 61

Terbell, Floyd O., 1962

Folder 62

Thomas, D. C., 1958

Folder 63

Thompson, G. Vernon, 1957

Folder 64

Timbers, Mrs. Charles J., 1962

Folder 65

Tompkins, William F., 1957-1960

Folder 66

Tondel, Lyman M., 1960

Folder 67

Tonery, James T., 1962

Folder 68

Torgerson, Jean T., 1962

Folder 69

Tracy, Gerard B., 1957

Folder 70

True magazine article, 1962 September

Folder 71

Tuttle, Esther, 1962

Folder 72

Uihlein, Henry, 1962

Folder 73

U.S. Court of Appeals. Second Circuit. 1958.

Folder 74

U.S. Department of Justice, Solicitor General, 1960

Folder 75

U.S. Supreme Court, Chief Justice, 1959

Box 27, Folder 1

U.S. Supreme Court, Clerk, 1958-1960

Folder 2

Vail, George D., 1958-1962

Folder 3

Vandenheuvel, William J., 1957

Folder 4

Van Orman, Francis, 1957

Folder 5

Veschunov, S., 1958

Folder 6

Vogel, Wolfgang, 1958-1962

Folder 7

Wallace, Edward B., 1957

Folder 8

Walsh, James D., 1957

Folder 9

Waterman, Sterry R., 1958

Folder 10

Waters and Donovan, 1962

Folder 11

Webb, Neeta, 1962

Folder 12

Wiegel, H. B., 1962

Folder 13

Weissberg, Joseph, 1962

Folder 14

White, Ronnie, 1962

Folder 15

White, W. L., 1962

Folder 16

Wickersham, Cornelius W., 1957-1960

Folder 17

Wilkins, Roy, 1964

Folder 18

Wilkinson, Frederick T., 1959-1962

Folder 19

Winston, Ethel, 1962

Folder 20

Wise, David, 1962

Folder 21

Woodd-Cahusac, Sydney, 1957

Folder 22

Wright, Edward L., 1960

Folder 23

Yale University Law School, 1960

Folder 24

Yeagley, J. Walter, 1958-1960

Folder 25

Miscellaneous

Folder 26

Cigarette package from Shishkin, 500 ruble note

Folder 27

Court proceedings for payment of fees

Folder 28

Debevoise, Thomas

Folder 29

CR 45094 - Search warrant issued on 1957 June 28

Folder 30

List of items seized on the deportation warrant at the Hotel Latham, 1957 June 21

Folder 31

List of materials confiscted on 1957 June 29 and August 18, from rooms 505 and 509 at 252 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, New York

 

Notes and worksheets

Folder 32

General

Folder 33

United States of America vs. Rudolf Ivanovich Abel, U.S. Court of Appeals, 1958 February, briefs for appellant

Folder 34

Requirements of all search warrants

Box 28, Folder 1

Diary

Folder 2

Disposition of fee

 

Dulles, Allen W.

Folder 3

"Khrushchev's Challenge," address to the Forty-Sixth Annual Meeting of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States, Washington, D.C., 1958 April 28

Folder 4

Remarks at the meeting of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, 1958 October 15

 

Exhibits

Folder 5

Defense

Folder 6

Government

Folder 7

Facts which were known to the FBI prior to June 21

Folder 8

FBI files bill

Folder 9

Groopman, Samuel F.

Box 29, Folder 1

Hayhanen, Reino (Eugene Nicolai Maki)

Folder 2

Hayhanen's testimony, subject index to

Folder 3

Hicks, Robert W.

Folder 4

Makinen, Marvin William

Folder 5

Memoranda re: U.S. vs. Abel, 1959-1961

 

Notes and worksheets

Folder 6-9

General

Folder 10

Appeal proceedings

Folder 11

O'Connor, George J., Jr.

Folder 12

Powers, Francis Gary, Hearing Before the Committee on Armed Forces, U.S. Senate, 1942 March 6

Box 30, Folder 1

Pre-trial materials

Folder 2

Press coverage of trial

Folder 3

Rare book offers

Folder 4

Reports to J. B. Donovan from FFG, 1957 September 30-October 17

 

Retainers declined

Folder 5

A-J

Folder 6

K-Z

Folder 7-8

Rhodes, Roy A.

Folder 9

Rhodes trial decision, 1958-1959

Folder 10

"Rudolf Abel Tried Before American Court," A. V. Trishkov, Sovetskoe Gosudarstvo i Pravo, No. 4, 1969

Folder 11

Searches and seizures, constitutional law

Folder 12

Statement to be issued upon receiving Abel decision

Folder 13

"Strategic Intelligence-Espionage-The Powers Trial," announcement of speech by J. B. Donovan at Lake Placid in the Adirondacks, 1960 August 30

Folder 14

Subpoenae

Folder 15

Supreme Court delays

Folder 16

Supreme Court documents

Box 31, Folder 1

Trial testimony, name index

Folder 2

Trip to East Berlin for Powers-Abel exchange

Folder 3

"The Twenty-two Trials of Mr. Abel," Richmond News Leader,1957 August 8

 

United States District Court (New York), Rudolf I. Abel, Petitioner, United States of America, Respondent

Folder 4

1957 June 21, Notice of motion

 

Civil No. 124-160

Folder 5

Affidavits

Folder 6

Memorandum in opposition to the government's motion

Folder 7

Memorandum in opposition to petitioner's motion for return of property and suppression of evidence

Folder 8

Memorandum in support of the government's motion to transfer petitioner's motion to suppress

Folder 9

Memorandum in support of petitioner's application

Folder 10

Memorandum of law

Folder 11

Request for order to return property, 1957 October 2

Folder 12

Oral argument, draft, 1958 December 17

 

United States of America vs. Rudolf I. Abel, U.S. Court of Appeals

Folder 13

Brief for appellant

Folder 14

Docket No. 24968

Folder 15

Index to record on appeal

Folder 16

Reply brief for appellant

 

United States of America vs. Rudolf I. Abel, U.S. District Court (New York)

Folder 17

Defendant's statement

Folder 18

Internal Security Authority and other statutes

Folder 19

Related cases

Folder 20

Sufficiency - knowledge

Folder 21

Surplusage

 

United States of America vs. Rudolf I. Abel, U.S. District Court (New York), Criminal No. 45094/45095, 1957 October

Folder 22

Abel, Rudolf I., sworn deposition, 1957 September

Folder 23

Affidavits

Folder 24

Court statement no. 45094

Folder 25

Defendant's questions for the examination of prospective jurors

Folder 26

Defendant's request to charge

Folder 27

Government's proposed questions to jurors on voir dire

Folder 28

Government's request to charge

Folder 29

Grand jury charges

Folder 30

Hearing on search and seizure

Box 32, Folder 1

Jury list

Folder 2

Lists of people who were sent material on the case

Folder 3

Memorandum in opposition to defendant's motion to strike surplusage

Folder 4

Memorandum in support of defendant's motion for bill of particulars

Folder 5

Motion No. 2, memorandum re: 1957 October 4

Folder 6

Notice of appeal, 1957 November 21

Folder 7

Notice of motion

Folder 8

Notice pursuant to Title 18, U.S.C., Section 3432

Folder 9

Opening statement of defense counsel

Folder 10

Order to show cause

Folder 11

Orders

Folder 12

Outline of oral argument

Folder 13

Stipulation of facts

 

Trial transcripts

Folder 14

1957 October 3, Vol. 1

Box 33, Folder 1

1957 October 9

Folder 2

1957 October 14

Folder 3

1957 October 21

Folder 4

1957 October 22

Folder 5

Miscellaneous

Folder 6

Witnesses at trial

Folder 7-8

Miscellaneous

Boxes 34-35

International Military Tribunal (I.M.T.), 1941-1947.

Scope and Content Note

Record of proceedings of Eichman trial, legal plans, background materials, procedure outlines, correspondence and articles about J.B. Donovan's service as assistant to U.S. Chief Prosecutor in Nuremberg, Germany.
Box 34, Folder 1

General. Printed material, 1941-1947

Folder 2

Agreements by the government of the United States of America, the Provisional Government of the French Republic, the government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, for the prosecution and punishment of the major war criminals of the European Axis

 

Alderman, Sidney S.

Folder 3

"Background and High Lights of the Nuernberg Trial," 1946 October

Folder 4

Final report of American Representative of the Four-Power Drafting subcommittee, memorandum for Chief Justice Jackson, 1945 July 11

Folder 5

Anderson, Hale, "The Nuremberg Trial," 1947 May 26

Folder 6

Bernays, Colonel, relief from duty, 1945 August 15

Folder 7

Constitution of the International Military Tribunal

 

Correspondence

Folder 8

Alderman, Sidney J., 1946

Folder 9

Bernays, Murray C., 1946

Folder 10

Donovan, William J., 1946

Folder 11

Finney, Nat, 1964

Folder 12

Fortune magazine, 1946-1947

Folder 13

Glueck, Sheld, 1946

Folder 14

Horsky, Charles, 1946

Folder 15

Jackson, Robert H., 1946-1948

Folder 16

Jackson, William, 1946-1947

Folder 17

Jordan, William, 1946

Folder 18

Kellogg, E. Ray, 1946-1947

Folder 19

Letters from students, 1958-1963

Folder 20

Letters to Mrs. Donovan

Folder 21

Niles, David K., 1946

Folder 22

Pence James and Associates, 1946

Folder 23

Wallace, E. W., 1946

Folder 24

Wheeler, Leonard, 1946

Folder 25

Donovan, William J., eulogy for, by J. Donovan

Folder 26

Eichmann trial, 1961-1962

Folder 27

Executive Order 9547, Providing for Representation of the United States in Preparing and Prosecuting Charges of Atrocities and War Crimes Against the Leaders of the European Axis Powers and Their Principal Agents and Accessories, 1945 May 2

Folder 28

Historical background of German aggression

Folder 29

Identification cards

 

Jackson, Chief Justice

Folder 30

Remarks by, n.d.

Folder 31

Statement attacking Black, 1946 June 10

Folder 32

Krauch, Carl, et al., case against

Box 35, Folder 1

Legal problems to be encountered in the International Trial of War Criminals

Folder 2

Memorandum on Trial Preparation, 1945 May 24

Folder 3

"Nazi Concentration Camps," a documentary motion picture, 1945

Folder 4

"The Nazi Plan," an official documentary motion picture, 1945 September-December

Folder 5

Nizer, Louis, "The Nuremberg Verdict - An Appraisal," reprint, The American Jewish Conference, Vol. III, No. 7, 1946 October

Folder 6

"The Nuernberg Trials," by James Donovan, delivered to the Federal Bar Association, 1946 October 24

Folder 7

Nuernberg reunion, 1948 November 20

Folder 8

Nuernberg Trials Official Record, pp. 1372-1648, 1945 December 13-17

 

Office of Strategic Services, War Crimes Information memoranda

Folder 9

#1, 1945 April 12

Folder 10

#2, 1945 April 30

Folder 11

#3, 1945 July 10

 

Office of Strategic Services, Research and Analysis Division

Folder 12

"Principal Nazi Organizations Involved in War Crimes," 1945 June 5

Folder 13

"Problems Concerning the Treatment of War Criminals," 1944 September 28

Folder 14

Plan of the war crimes trials

Folder 15

Preparation of International War Crimes Prosecution

Folder 16

Progress Report on Preparation of Prosecution, by James Donovan, 1945 May 30

Folder 17

Storey, Robert Gerald, "Legal Aspects of the Nuernberg Trial," speech delivered before the annual meeting of the State Bar of Texas, 1946 July 3

Folder 18

Unconditional surrender

Folder 19

U.S. Army, Office of U.S. Chief of Counsel, Visual Presentation Section. Reports, 1946 February

Folder 20

Wahl, Eduard, Brief on "Fundamental Questions of Law," Case VI (versus Krauch et al.), n.d.

Folder 21

War Crimes Prosecutions - Planning Memorandum, 1945 May 17

Folder 22

Wheeler, Leonard, "Why the Nuremberg Trials Are Still Going On," n.d.

Folder 23

Miscellaneous

Box 36

Office of Scientific Research and Development (O.S.R.D), 1907-1944.

Scope and Content Note

Contracts and memoranda relating to service as agency's counsel.
Box 36, Folder 1

Appointment of alien as U.S. official, 1943 April 2

 

Bush, Vannevar

Folder 2

"Research and the War Effort - The Development of New Weapons," an address before the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, New York City, 1943 January 26

Folder 3

"Science and National Defense," 1941 October 24

Folder 4

Conant, James B., "University Training and War Service in Great Britain," n.d.

Folder 5

Contracts

Folder 6

Convention between the United States and Other Powers Respecting the Laws and Customs of War On Land, signed at The Hague, 1907 October 18

 

Correspondence

Folder 7

Beecher, Henry K., 1943

Folder 8

Carpenter, Charles M., 1943

Folder 9

Hart, Henry M., 1942

Folder 10

Potter, Dean A., 1944

Folder 11

Stewart, Irvin, 1942-1943

Folder 12

Cost-plus-a-percentage-of-cost contracts

 

Council of National Defense

Folder 13

Order amending the order providing for coordination of health, welfare, and related defense activities, 1941 June 28

Folder 14

Order revoking the order creating the National Defense Research Committee, 1941 June 28

Folder 15

Executive order establishing the Office of Scientific Research and Development in the Executive Office of the President and defining its functions and duties, 1941 June 28

Folder 16

Executive orders

 

Executive Secretary

Folder 17

Designation of power to, 1941 August 23

Folder 18

Powers of, 1942 July 30

Folder 19

Federal excise taxes on purchases under O.S.R.D. contracts, 1942 August 5

Folder 20

General appropriations

Folder 21

Grant of revocable licenses under government-owned patents, 1924 October 28

Folder 22

Human experiments

Folder 23

Insurance

Folder 24

Language for 1944 Appropriation Act

Folder 25

Legal Division materials

Folder 26

Legislation

Folder 27

Memorandum on O.S.R.D. Operations, 1942 July 29

Folder 28

Methods of compensation of and avoidance of conflicts of interest by O.S.R.D. officials, 1943 February 17

 

National Defense Research Committee

Folder 29

Minutes of meeting, 1940 July 2

Folder 30

Order establishing, 1940 June 27

 

Press releases

Folder 31

1940 July 2

Folder 32

1940 October 31

Folder 33

National War Agencies Appropriation Bill, 1944

Folder 34

Negligence liability, protection from loss occasioned by, 1942 July 21

Folder 35

Office of War Information, Office of Price Adminstration

Folder 36

Organization chart

Folder 37

Payment by contractors of federal and state excise taxes, 1942 August 20

Folder 38

Personnel problems involved in the use of civilian analysts by the Armed Forces and suggested solution, n.d.

Folder 39

Poisonous gases in warfare

Folder 40

Public policy and labor provisions in O.S.R.D. contracts

Folder 41

Rat extermination under OEMcmr-59

Folder 42

Standardized regulations to govern the payment of living and quarters allowances to civilian officers and employees temporarily stationed in foreign countries or in the Philippine Islands, 1943 March 1

Folder 43

Statement on O.S.R.D. legislation prepared for Congressional committees, 1943 April 15

Folder 44

Transmittal of Army, Navy and O.S.R.D. material classified as secret, confidential, and restricted, 1942 February 14

Folder 45

Travelling expenses

Box 37

Office of Strategic Services (O.S.S.), 1940-1945.

Scope and Content Note

Reports, memoranda, manuals relating to legal problems handled by J.B. Donovan as general counsel, e.g. organizational legal questions, capturing prisoners, wills and insurance, problems of agents in general, authority to make certain weapons.
Box 37, Folder 1

Acceptance of awards by foreign governments

Folder 2

Applications for exit permits (aliens)

Folder 3

Basic Directive of Board of Review

Folder 4

Bills of sale

Folder 5

"Bylaws of Law," n.d.

Folder 6

Censorship, Congressional investigation of

Folder 7

Certifications

Folder 8

Chandler, Knox, death of

Folder 9-10

Claims for vouchered and unvouchered personnel, 1943-1945

Folder 11

Classification of documents

Folder 12

Communists, employment of

Folder 13

Complaints

Folder 14

Conflict of interest

Folder 15

Conscientious objectors, use of

Folder 16

Contracts

 

Correspondence

Folder 17

Forrestal, Secretary, 1944

Folder 18

Weir, John M., 1944

Folder 19

Destruction of records overseas

Folder 20

Disclosures, forbidden and permitted, interoffice memo, 1945 September 13

Folder 21

Duty orders

Folder 22

Executive orders, 1940-1943

Folder 23

Expenditures, finances, funds

Folder 24

International law and war crimes

Folder 25

Jurisdiction over United States Forces in foreign lands

Folder 26

Leases

Folder 27

Legal memoranda

Folder 28

Licenses

Folder 29

"Life of Hitler"

Folder 30

Map Division

Folder 31

Motor vehicles

Folder 32

Naturalization

Folder 33

O.S.S. History Project

Folder 34

Office of General Counsel liaison activities

Folder 35

Personnel

Folder 36

Powers of attorney

Folder 37

R & A Studies

Folder 38

Releases

Folder 39

Russian short-wave transmitter in the United States

Folder 40

SI Labor Desk records in Cairo, disposition of

Folder 41

Travel

Folder 42

Typewriter stolen from Area "F", recovery of

Folder 43

U.S. Department of State, Office of Research and Intelligence, Division of International and Funtional Intelligence, "Organizations and Individuals Authorized to Capture Prisoners of War and Booty." Report No. 2574. 1945 December 26

Folder 44

Wills

Folder 45

Yovanovich, Dr. & Mrs. Peter

Boxes 38-60

Cuban Prisoners Exchange, 1962-1976.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, Cuban trial records, lists of prisoners, requests for release, Cuban exile material, background reports, press releases, diary, secret memoranda, notes on meetings, and other material relating to the negotiation of the Cuban prisoner exchange.
Box 38, Folder 1

General. Clippings, correspondence, telegrams, and legal documents relating to the defection of Major Richard H. Pearce to Cuba, 1967-1969. SEE ALSO: OVERSIZE FILE for additional clippings

Folder 2-12

American National Red Cross. Memoranda, correspondence, lists and reports relating to relief efforts for Cuban prisoners, 1962-1963

Box 39, Folder 1

Answer by Dr. J. Donovan to the points made in the memorandum of the palace meeting of 1962 October 10

Folder 2

Arango y Cortina, Eduardo

Folder 3

Articles by J. Donovan

Folder 4

Betancourt, Suzette Figeroux

Folder 5

Book review requests

Folder 6

"Campaign Debates," WCBS-TV, program transcript, U.S. Senator J. K. Javits vs. J. B. Donovan, 1962 October 21

Folder 7

Castro, Fidel, speeches

 

Chronology

Folder 8

1962 June 20-September 10

Folder 9

1962 September 10-October 29

Folder 10

1962 October 29-December 29

Folder 11

1962 January 2-1963 March 7

Box 40, Folder 1

1963 March 8-April 13

Folder 2

1963 April 14-April 28

Folder 3

1963 April 28-May 21

Folder 4

Chronology of the "Bay of Pigs"

Folder 5

Chronology of Cuban prisoner release negotiations

 

Clippings

Folder 6-8

General

 

1963

Folder 9

February-March

Box 41, Folder 1-3

April

Folder 4-5

May

Folder 6

June

Folder 7

Code

Folder 8

Committees

 

Correspondence

Folder 9

General. Requests relating to Cuban prisoners, 1966-1968

Box 42, Folder 1

Allvyug, Bella, 1962

Folder 2

Alonso Puyol, Guillermo, 1962

Folder 3

Antell, Bert W., 1962

Folder 4

Apeland, Casper, 1963

Folder 5

Arensberg, Mariada, 1963

Folder 6

Autograph requests

Folder 7

Barnett, Joseph R., 1963

Folder 8

Barreto de los Heros, Berta, 1962-1976

Folder 9

Bell, J. Raymond, 1962

Folder 10

Bessie, Mr., n.d.

Folder 11

Botwin, Forence H., 1963

Folder 12

Bradford, A. Lee, 1963

Folder 13

Brigade members and their relatives, letters of thanks, 1963

Folder 14-18

Congratulatory letters, 1962-1964

Folder 19

Crackpots and critics

Folder 20

Cuban Easter cards, 1965

Folder 21

Cuban Christmas cards, 1964

Folder 22

Cummings, Walter J., 1966

Box 43, Folder 1

De Rosa, Frank, n.d.

Folder 2

Dewey, Godfrey, 1962

Folder 3

Donovan, Helen, 1962-1963

Folder 4

English, John W., 1962

Folder 5

Floberg, John F., 1962

Folder 6

Fordham University, 1965

Folder 7

German language letters

Folder 8

Herd, John Victor, 1966

Folder 9

Huttlinger, Mr. & Mrs. Carl, 1962

Folder 10

Karr, Jack, 1966

Folder 11

Laufer, David, 1963

Folder 12

McWilliams, Carey, 1963

Folder 13

Manly, Chesly, 1966

Folder 14

Offers for old books

Folder 15

Peterson, Anton U., 1963

Folder 16

Pinto, E. Nicholas, 1963

Folder 17

Porter, Charles O., 1963-1965

Folder 18

Red Cross, 1963

Folder 19

Requests for aid in entry to Cuba

Folder 20

Robuck, Charles H., 1966

Folder 21

Rodriguez, Gilberto, 1963

Folder 22

Sanchez, Alvaro, 1975-1976

Folder 23

Scheele, Leonard, 1963

Folder 24

Students

Folder 25-26

Telegrams of thanks and congratulations, 1962

Folder 27

Tetlow, Edwin, 1963

Folder 28

Viault, Albert, 1962

Folder 29

Walt, Norman E., 1962

Folder 30

Weisbrod, Burton

Folder 31

Wilcox, Arthur, 1963

Folder 32

Yaguchi, Rokuzo, 1963

Folder 33

Miscellaneous

Box 44, Folder 1

Cuba. Ministry of Foreign Relations. "Cuba Demanded Indemnification - Imperialism Said No!" Havana, 1961

 

Cuban Families Committee for Liberation of Prisoners of War

Folder 2

General

Folder 3

Appointment of general counsel

Folder 4

Board of Directors, minutes of meetings, 1962 December-1963 February

 

Correspondence

Folder 5

Sanchez, Alvaro, Jr., 1962-1963

Folder 6

U.S. Treasury Department, Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 1962

Folder 7

Williams, Enrique Ruiz, 1962

Folder 8-9

Financial matters

Folder 10

Food, medicine, products

 

Fund raising

Folder 11

General

Folder 12

John Price Jones Company, Inc.

Folder 13

Legal standing and legal appointment of J. B. Donovan as counsel, 1962 July

 

Letters of credit

Folder 14

General

Folder 15

American National Red Cross

Folder 16

Memorandum of agreement with Cuban government, 1962 December 21

Folder 17

Morse, Robert, memoranda

Folder 18

National Sponsors Committee, 1962 August 16

Box 45, Folder 1-2

Press clippings

Folder 3

Resolution adopted on 1962 December 6

Folder 4

Ryan, John L., report on activities of CFC

Folder 5

Sponsors

Folder 6

"Sponsors Information Bulletin," 1962

Folder 7

"A Statement of Purpose for the Cuban Prisoners Freedom Fund," 1962 June 11

Folder 8

Stationery

Folder 9

Supporting materials for John Price Jones Company, 1962 June

Folder 10-12

Cuban manuscript

Box 46, Folder 1-3

Cuban manuscript

Folder 4

Del Pinto, Rafael

Folder 5-6

Drug list

Folder 7

"Factors Affecting the Outcome of the Bay of Pigs Prisoner Talks," n.d.

Folder 8

Film rights requests

Folder 9

Firestone Tire and Rubber Company

Folder 10

Garcia-Inchuastegui, Jorge

Folder 11

Grau, Ramon A.

Folder 12

Guevara, Ernesto Che

Folder 13

Harvey, William, statement by, n.d.

 

Interview requests

Folder 14

Magazine and press

Folder 15

Press

 

Invitations to speak

Folder 16

General

Box 47, Folder 1

General

Folder 2

Acceptances

Folder 3

Refusals

Folder 4

TV interviews

Folder 5

Kennedy press statement, 1962 December 12

Folder 6

Legal documents and memoranda

Folder 7

Leyva-Moskowitz, Idalia

Folder 8

Lopez, Mrs. Philip

 

McGrath, Christopher

Folder 9

Persons admited to the US from Cuba

Folder 10

Prisoner release requests

Folder 11

"SS Maximus"

Folder 12

Transportation requests

Folder 13

Matos, Mrs. Huber and daughter Carmen

Folder 14

Meeting, 1963 March 17

Folder 15

Mercedarians

Box 48, Folder 1

Mott, Newcomb

Folder 2

Narrative by J. Donovan, 1962 October 12

Folder 3

Negotiating instructions

Folder 4

Negotiations, preparations for

Folder 5

"Newsmakers," WCBS-TV, program transcript, J. B. Donovan, Democratic Candidate for the US Senate, 1962 October 14

Folder 6

Notes

 

Playa Giron Invasion

Folder 7

Brigade 2506 members, sentence by Cuban Military Tribunal

 

Indemnification

Folder 8

List of products, 1962 September

Folder 9

Memorandum of agreement, 1962 December 21

Folder 10

Preliminary Report Concerning the Payment of Indemnification for the Invasion of the Playa Giron, 1963 March 16

 

Press releases

Folder 11

Berquist, Laura, "My 28 Days in Communist Cuba," Look, 1963 April 19

Folder 12

Chaigne, Herve, "The Cuban Revolution: A Mirror of Our Times," Freres du Monde, No. 3, 1962

Folder 13

Clayton, James E., Washington Post, 1962 December 25

Folder 14

"The Cuban Refugee Situation in Dade County," highlights of speech by Marshall Wise, Director of the U.S. Cuban Refugee Center, n.d.

Folder 15

Drugs in Cuba

Folder 16

Free Cuba News, 1963 May-July

Folder 17

Friedenheim, Milt, Chicago Daily News, n.d.

Folder 18

"The Great Cuban Spy Caper," Maclean's, 1964 February-March

Folder 19

Lindeman, Bard, Saturday Evening Post, n.d.

Folder 20

Manly, Chesly, articles about J. B. Donovan, Chicago Tribune

Folder 21

Martin, Paul, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, 1963 January 27

Folder 22

President's conference in Costa Rica, 1963 March

Folder 23

Senate Hearings on the Fairplay for Cuba Committee, 1963 February 14

Folder 24

Spanish press on Cuba

Folder 25

"What Can We Do About Cuba? Report of a Freedom House Conference." Speech of Hon. Thomas J. Dodd, Connecticut, in the Senate of the United States, 1963 June 10

Folder 26

Young, Warren, "Door to Freedom: A Quiet Lawyer's Eloquent Patience," n.d.

Folder 27

Miscellaneous articles

Folder 28

Prison conditions in Cuba

 

Prisoner release requests

Folder 29

A-Al

Folder 30

Alv-Arn

Folder 31

Aro-Ay

Box 49, Folder 1

Ba-Ber

Folder 2

Bet-Boo

Folder 3

Bor-Buz

 

Cuban political prisoners

Folder 4

General

Folder 5-6

1964

Folder 7-8

1965-1966

Box 50, Folder 1-2

1966

Folder 3

Peace Program hostages

Folder 4

Political prisoners in countries other than Cuba

Folder 5

Red China political prisoners

 

Retainers declined

Folder 6

General. Missing persons

Folder 7

A-D

Folder 8

E-K

Folder 9

L-R

Folder 10

S-Z

Folder 11

Unemployed Cubans seeking work

Box 51, Folder 1-2

Visa cases

 

Prisoners in Cuban prisons

Folder 3

Americans

Folder 4

Brigade prisoners released

Folder 5

Geddes, Robert

Folder 6

Gray, Wade

Folder 7

New York Cubans

Folder 8

Schwartz, Abba

Folder 9

Skin divers

Folder 10

Proposal to end Latin America deadlock, head Education Committee, 1963 August-September

Folder 11

Roa, Raul

Folder 12

Robillard, Amos H.

Folder 13-14

Ryan, John L., activities reports, 1962 July 3-August 24

Folder 15

Sanchez Silveira, Manuel

Folder 16

Skin divers

Folder 17-18

Spanish language press on Cuba

Folder 19

Theatrical presentation requests

Folder 20

Toldi, Isabel

 

Transportation requests

Box 52, Folder 1-2

General, 1962

Box 53, Folder 1

Brigade affiliated prisoners

Folder 2

Brigade members relatives

Folder 3

Cab-Caro

Folder 4

Carr-Con

Folder 5

Cor-Dea

Folder 6

Cuban political prisoners

Folder 7

Dec-Den

Folder 8

Des-Dy

Folder 9

Ec-Ex

Box 54, Folder 1

Faj-Fern

Folder 2

Ferr-Gal

Folder 3

Filing and listing system

Folder 4

Form letters

Folder 5

Gar-Gue

Folder 6

Gon-Gue

Folder 7

Gui-Hern

Folder 8

H-K

Box 55, Folder 1

Herr-Kenn

Folder 2

Ki-Ly

Folder 3

L-Mar

Folder 4

Mac-Marr

Folder 5

Mart-Maz

Folder 6

McC-Me

Folder 7

Letters returned by Post Office

 

Lists

Box 56, Folder 1-2

General

Folder 3

Multiple

Folder 4

Mas-Mes

Folder 5

Mey-Mon

Folder 6

Mi-Mon

Folder 7

Mo-Mu

Box 57, Folder 1

Mor-Nu

Folder 2

Na-On

Folder 3

O-Pez

Folder 4

Or-Paz

Folder 5

Pec-Ph

Folder 6

Pi-Pu

Folder 7

Pi-Raf

Box 58, Folder 1

Rab-Riv

Folder 2

Ram-Rob

Folder 3

Roa-Rog

Folder 4

Rodriguez

Folder 5

Roj-Ruz

Folder 6

Rom-Sanzhez

Folder 7

Sa-Sand

Folder 8

Sant-Su

Box 59, Folder 1

Santa-Som

Folder 2

So-Sz

Folder 3

Ta-U

Folder 4

Tam-Vale

Folder 5

Va-Vaz

Folder 6

Vall-Z

Folder 7

Ve-Z

 

Trips to Cuba

Box 60, Folder 1

1962 August 29

Folder 2

1962 October 3

Folder 3

1962 October 12

Folder 4

1962 December 18

Folder 5

1962 January 26

Folder 6

1962 March 15

Folder 7

1963 April 19

Folder 8

1963 July 15

Folder 9

Freyre's notes

Folder 10

Trip to Puerto Rico, 1964 January 21

Folder 11

Untitled drafts, manuscripts, by J. B. Donovan

Folder 12

Urioste y Mas, Enrique

Folder 13

Valdivia Cordoves, Sergio Ramiro

Folder 14

Voorhess, Douglas

Folder 15-16

Miscellaneous

Boxes 61-88

New York City Board of Education, 1953-1965.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, policy reports and studies, agenda and minutes of meetings, clippings, and other material relating to the operation of schools in New York during J.B. Donovan's term as president. Arranged by subject.
 

General

Box 61, Folder 1

General. Letters, memoranda, reports, charts, flyers, pamphlets, newsletters and printed articles primarily relating to the organization of the Board of Education, 1961-1965

Folder 2

Biographies

Folder 3-5

Budgets and fiscal matters

Box 62, Folder 1

Budgets and fiscal matters

Folder 2-4

Clippings, 1961-1965

 

Correspondence. Includes memoranda and reports

 

General

Folder 5-6

General. Letters relating to speaking engagements, congratulations, and other letters, most of which relate personally to James Donovan rather than official Board of Education matters

Box 63, Folder 1-5

General

Folder 6-7

1961-1962

Box 64, Folder 1-4

1963-1965

Folder 5

Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith. Correspondence, report and newsletter, 1962

Folder 6

Dulles, Allen. Correspondence, 1964

Folder 7

Lewis, Edward. Correspondence and a speech transcript, 1963-1964

Folder 8-12

Legal materials. Includes memoranda by Robert Morse, Special Counsel to the Board, 1962-1964

Box 65, Folder 1

Legal materials

 

Meeting minutes and agenda

Folder 2-5

1961 Nov.-1963 Dec.

Box 66, Folder 1-13

1964 Jan.-1965 Feb.

Box 67, Folder 1-10

1965 Feb.-June

 

Memoranda

Folder 11

General

Box 68, Folder 1-10

Board members

 

Personnel materials

Folder 11

Board of Education, Office of the Secretary. Memoranda and reports, 1961-1965

 

Staff

Folder 12-13

General

 

Superintendent

Folder 14

General

Folder 15

Gross, Calvin E.

Box 69, Folder 1-5

Teachers

Folder 6-9

Policy materials. Notebook, by-laws, and memoranda, 1962-1965

Box 70, Folder 1

Policy materials

Folder 2

Press releases, 1964-1965

Folder 3-11

Reports, 1959-1965. Includes supplemental material

Box 71, Folder 1

A-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1964-1965

Folder 2

Annuities, tax-sheltered. Memoranda, notes and letters, 1963

Folder 3

B-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1963-1964

Folder 4

Bible reading and prayer. Printed material, letters, and memoranda, 1962-1964

Folder 5-6

Board of Examiners. Reports, memoranda, and letters, 1961-1964

Folder 7

Brooklyn schools. Letters, and memoranda, 1962-1965

Folder 8

C-Miscellaneous. Letters and memoranda, 1958-1965

Folder 9

Childrens' Bus Service, Inc. Memoranda and contract, 1962

Folder 10

Civil rights. Printed articles, 1953-1963

Box 72, Folder 1-4

Collective bargaining. Printed material, letters, memoranda, and press releases, 1962-1964

Folder 5

Custodial matters. Letters, memoranda and press releases, 1961-1965

Box 73, Folder 1

Decentralization. Press releases, clippings, reports, correspondence, and miscellany, 1961-1965

Folder 2

Donovan, Bernard E. Letters, 1963-1964

Folder 3

E-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1963-1965

Folder 4

Educational parks. Letters, memoranda, pamphlet and maps, 1964-1965

Folder 5

Ethics, Special Committee on. Hearing transcript, 1964 Jan. 22

Folder 6

Ethnic distributions (New York City and Washington, D.C.). Memoranda and charts, 1964-1965

Folder 7

F-Miscellaneous. Letters, notes, and pamphlets, 1963-1965

Folder 8

Federal Aid to Education. Reports, memoranda, letters, and a hearing transcript, 1961-1965

Box 74, Folder 1

Five Year Crash Program for Quality Education. Relates to a proposal for the federal government to aid New York City schools. Report, correspondence, press releases, notes, clippings, and memoranda, 1964-1965

Folder 2

Foreign languages. Letters, 1964

Folder 3

G-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1961-1965

Folder 4

Hodge, David. Letters, printed material and miscellany, 1962-1963

Folder 5

I-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1963-1964

 

Integration

 

General

 

Correspondence

 

General. Includes other printed and non-printed material

Folder 6-7

1963-1964

Box 75, Folder 1-3

1964-1965

Folder 4

Letters to black leaders, 1964 January.

Folder 5

White, Theodore H. Correspondence and a printed article, 1963-1964

Folder 6

Wolff, Max. Letters and memoranda, 1964

Folder 7

Press releases, 1963-1964

Box 76, Folder 1

Printed material. Articles, clippings, and pamphlets, 1963-1965

 

Reports

Folder 2-3

General. Other organizations

 

New York City Board of Education

Folder 4

General. Miscellaneous reports and progress reports, 1962-1965

Box 77, Folder 1

"Plan for Integration," 1963 Aug. 23. Report, drafts, background materials, and memoranda

Folder 2

"Memorandum on Integration," 1964 Feb. 24. Includes memoranda and background material

Folder 3

"Desegregating the Public Schools of New York City," 1964 May 12. (Allen Committee Report). Includes correspondence, memoranda and miscellany

Folder 4

"Blueprint for Further Action Toward Quality Integrated Education," 1965 March 5. Includes memoranda, correspondence, press releases, telegrams and miscellany

Box 78, Folder 1-3

"Blueprint for Further Action Toward Quality Integrated Education"

Folder 4

Resolutions and minutes, 1962-1964

Folder 5-6

After-school study centers. Letters and memoranda, 1963-1964

Folder 7-8

Boycotts. Correspondence, memoranda, flyers, petitions, legal materials, attendance statistics, and other miscellany, 1964-1965

Box 79, Folder 1-4

Boycotts

Folder 5

Litigation. Legal materials and memoranda, 1964-1965

Box 80, Folder 2

New York City Commission on Human Rights. Report, letters and newsletter, 1963-1965

Folder 3

New York State Department of Education. Pamphlet, press release, and letters, 1963-1964

Folder 4

Zoning changes. Charts, letters, and reports, 1964

Folder 5

Investigation Unit. Reports, memoranda, and correspondence, 1962-1964

Folder 6

J-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1964-1965

Folder 7

Joint Cooperative Review, New York State and City. Reports, 1962

Folder 8

Junior high schools. Letters, memoranda, press releases, and reports, 1960-1964

Folder 9

Junior High School Principals Association. Reports and letter, 1964-1965

Folder 10

K-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1963-1964

Folder 11

L-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1963-1965

Box 81, Folder 1

Labor relations. Minutes, clippings, memoranda, pamphlets, and letters, 1964-1965

Folder 2

Large city Boards of Education. Letters and reports, 1964-1965

Folder 3

Legislation. Memoranda, reports, bulletins, and bills, 1964-1965

Folder 4

Local school boards. Letters, memoranda, agenda, directory, and reports, 1963-1965

Folder 5

M-Miscellaneous. Letters and memoranda, 1963-1965

Folder 6

Maintenance. Letters, memorandum and chart, 1962-1963

Folder 7

Manhattan schools. Letters, 1963-1965

Folder 8

Mayor's Office. Memoranda, press release, speech transcript, and report, 1961-1965

Box 82, Folder 1

Moral and ethical values. Letters, speech transcript, and press release, 1964-1965

Folder 2

More effective schools. Memorandum and reports, 1965

Folder 3

Naming of schools. Letters and memoranda, 1962-1965

Folder 4

Narcotics. Press release and memoranda, 1962

Folder 5

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Letters and telegrams, 1965

Folder 6

New York City, other departments. Correspondence, 1961-1964

Folder 7

O-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1962-1965

Folder 8

P-Miscellaneous. Press release, memoranda, letters, and contracts, 1961-1965

Folder 9

Parent Teachers Association (PTA). Letters, 1961-1963

Folder 10

Parents and taxpayers. Letters and printed article, 1964-1965

Folder 11

Playgrounds. Press releases, letters, and newsletter, 1964-1965

Folder 12

President's Commission on Registration and Voting Participation. Letters, press release, and printed report, 1963

Folder 13

Principals Association. Letters, report and miscellany, 1963-1964

Folder 14

Public Education Association. Memoranda, flyers, reports, and newsletter, 1961-1965

Box 83, Folder 1

Public relations. Letters, memoranda, pamphlets, newsletters, and clippings, 1961-1964

Folder 2

Puerto Rican students. Letters, press releases, and memoranda, 1963-1964

Folder 3

Queens schools. Letters, reports, and clippings, 1961-1965

Folder 4

R-Miscellaneous. Letters, 1961-1965

Folder 5

Recreation and culture. Clippings, letters, memoranda, reports, and pamphlets, 1961-1964

Folder 6-7

Religion. Report, memoranda, press release, letters, and pamphlet, 1964-1965

Folder 8

Richmond schools. Letters and notes, 1961-1965

Folder 9

S-Miscellaneous. Letter and memoranda, 1963-1965

 

School construction

Box 84, Folder 1-3

General. Memoranda, reports, legal materials, press releases, and letters, 1961-1964

Folder 4

Advisory Board. Charts, minutes, and memoranda, 1963-1964

Box 85, Folder 1

Investigation materials, 1961-1962

Folder 2-4

Site selection. Letters, reports, memoranda, telegrams, printed material and charts, 1962-1965

Box 86, Folder 1-2

Contractors. Reports, memoranda, letters, legal materials, and printed material, 1961-1965

Folder 3

School lunches. Letters and financial report, 1964-1965

Folder 4

School planning and research. Memoranda, 1961-1965

Folder 5

School reorganization. Pamphlet, press releases, memoranda, telegrams, and letters, 1965

Box 87, Folder 1

"600" schools. Memoranda, press releases, letter and pamphlet, 1962-1965

Folder 2

State aid. Letters, press releases, reports, budgets, memoranda, pamphlet, speech transcripts, and resolutions, 1962-1965

Folder 3

State Education Department. Pamphlets, memoranda, letters, press releases, and reports, 1962-1964

Folder 4

Staten Island Federation of Parent-Teacher Associations. Report, 1964

Folder 5

Stichman, Herman T. Correspondence, 1963-1965

Folder 6

Transportation of pupils. Minutes, letters, memoranda, and contract proposals, 1961-1965

Box 88, Folder 1

United Federation of Teachers. Letters, memoranda, reports, telegrams, and clippings, 1961-1965

Folder 2

United Parents Association. Memoranda, letters, press releases, pamphlets, and newsletters, 1962-1964

Folder 3

Use of school buildings. Letters, 1961-1963

Folder 4

Vocational education. Letters, reports, pamphlets, and memoranda, 1961-1965

Folder 5

World's Fair, 1964. Memoranda, letters, speech transcripts, report, and printed articles relating to a proposal to use the buildings for an educational park, 1964-1965

Boxes 89-90

Restricted File, 1962-1963.

Scope and Content Note

Original copies of material on the Cuban prisoner exchange which were removed from boxes 39 and 40 and replaced with photocopies.
Box 89-90

Original copies of materials in Boxes 39 (folders 1-11) and 40 (folders 1-5) relating to Cuban prisoners

Boxes 91-97

Oversize File, 1944-1967.

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbooks, clippings, serial issue, card files and book illustration drawings and plates.
Box 91

Chart and two scrapbooks relating to the Nuremberg trials; one scrapbook relating to the Office of Strategic Services

Box 92

Two scrapbooks of clippings and other material relating to the Abel case

Box 93

Three scrapbooks of clippings and other material relating to the Abel case

Box 94

One scrapbook of clippings relating to the Mr. Donovan's 1962 Senatorial campaign

Box 95

One scrapbook relating to Cuban prisoners; clippings relating to the defection of Major Richard Pearce to Cuba; card files relating to Cuban prisoners

Box 96

Two scrapbooks relating to Cuban prisoners; 14 drawings, some of which appear to have been used as illustrations in Strangers on a Bridge, as well as cover design illustration materials; issue of Esquire magazine, 1966 May, relating to spying and the U-2 incident; and miscellaneous clippings

Box 97

Two scrapbooks relating to the New York City Board of Education

 

Declassified U.S. government records, 1944-1945.

Scope and Content Note

Formerly security-classified records of the U.S. government, released in full or in part. Available as PDF files. The PDF files are page images, so full-text search is not possible. Arranged chronologically by date of release by Hoover, thereunder by date of creation
Reading room workstation

Records released in 2010, 1944-1945