Preliminary Inventory of the Jeb Stuart Magruder papers

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff
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Title: Jeb Stuart Magruder papers
Date (inclusive): 1968-1975
Collection Number: 78043
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 27 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes (12.0 linear feet)
Abstract: Diary, writings, correspondence, office files, memoranda, reports, sound recordings, and printed matter relating to the elections of 1970 and 1972 and the Watergate hearings.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Magruder, Jeb Stuart, 1934-


Box 1 closed. The remainder of the collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jeb Stuart Magruder papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Archives.

Biographical Note

Special assistant to President Richard M. Nixon, 1969-1971; deputy director, Committee for the Re-Election of the President, 1971-1972.

Scope and Content Note

Diary, writings, correspondence, office files, memoranda, reports, sound recordings, and printed matter relating to the elections of 1970 and 1972 and the Watergate hearings.


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Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1978.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994.
Presidents--United States--Election--1972.
United States--Politics and government--1969-1974.
United States--Politics and government.
Video tapes.
Watergate Affair, 1972-1974.

Box 1

Photocopies of records obtained by the Watergate Special Prosecution Force of the U.S. Department of Justice through a grand jury subpoena and subsequently accessioned in the National Archives (Record Group no. 460)

Scope and Contents note

Includes: Diary ("The Brooks Brothers Diary"), Grand Jury summons, memoranda, daily schedule, airline ticket, daily schedule (incomplete), and hotel bills.


Box 2

Political campaign notebooks

Box 3

Book manuscript

Scope and Contents note


Office files

Box 4

Seven audiotapes (6.35mm x 540m) of the Watergate hearings 1973 June 14


One color videotape, "Nine in the Morning," WTOP-TV, Washington, D.C. 1975 February 24


Campaign mailings 1972

Box 5

Office files

Box 6

Office files (cont.)

Box 7

Office files (cont.)

Box 8

Office files (cont.)

Box 9

Office files (cont.)

Box 10

Office files (cont.)

Box 11

Office files (cont.)

Box 12

Office files (cont.)

Box 13

Office files (cont.)

Box 14

Office files (cont.)

Box 15

Office files (cont.)

Box 16

Office files (cont.)

Box 17

Campaign notebooks

Box 18

Campaign notebooks (cont.)

Box 19

Campaign notebooks (cont.)

Box 20

Printed material and campaign posters

Box 21

Campaign notebooks and mailings

Box 22

Campaign notebooks (oversize) 1971


Middle America (one volume)


Spanish speaking voters (one volume)

Box 23

Campaign posters and charts (oversize)

Box 24


Box 25

Correspondence (cont.)

Box 26

Correspondence (cont.)

Box 27

Correspondence (cont.)

Box 28

Correspondence (cont.)


Phone Center Chairman's notebook undated

Box 29

Correspondence 1973-1975


Demographic surveys


Maps and geological surveys for coastal regions of the U.S.


Miscellany related to real estate development in South Carolina


Three reels of microfilm of Jeb Stuart Magruder's testimony before the United States Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities 1973 June 12