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Inventory of the Henry Kearns papers
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Alphabetical file

Box 1

Asia Society

Box: 2

Bills Paid, 1973-1975

Box: 2

Burglary-San Marino, 5/1969

Box: 2

Change of Addresses, 1974

Box: 2

Christmas cards,1969 thru 1973

Box: 2


Box: 2

Dollar Award, 1970

Box: 2

Gifts, Official from Eximbank

Box: 2

Gifts Received, Personal, Eximbank

Box: 2

Hill Apppointments, Eximbank (during HK tenure)

Box: 2

Inauguration - 1973 (Republican Party)

Box: 3

Memberships - Inactive

Box: 3

Mints, Franklin and U.S.

Box: 3

Mitsui Dinner, 6/26/1971

Box: 3

Move, California to D.C., 1969

Box: 3

National Foreign Trade Convention, 10/1/1973

Box: 3

Passport File, Personnel (other than Eximbank)

Box: 3

Republican Party

Box: 3

SRI, 9/15/1973, 9/23/1973

Box: 4

Thai Bronze Makers

Box: 3

Travel, Henry Kearns personal, thru 1973

Box: 4

White House Personnel Referrals

Box: 4

Applicants re Henry Kearns replacement

Box: 4

Reports for White House, monthly and weekly


Kearns International file

General note

See also Countries Subject file

Opening of Kearns International correspondence

Box: 4

Follow-up Letters "C," 6/7/74

Box: 4

Congratulations only, responses to 2/20/1974 letter

Box: 4

Follow-up, 11/12/1974

Box: 5

Follow-up, Foreign and U.S.

Box: 6-7

United Nations Conference on Trade and Developement (UNCTAD)


Export-Import Bank file

Box: 7-8


Box: 8-9

Press releases and speech copies

Box: 9-10

Articles, Henry Kearns

Box: 10

Resignation letter and letters received in response

Box: 11

Responses to complimentary letters

Box: 11


Box: 11

Eximbank programs

Box: 11-12

Trip reports

Box: 13

Executive Personnel

Box: 13

Congressional Hearings

Box: 14

Briefing book, Economic Studies, 1973

Box: 15-19

Index file of visitors to the office of Henry Kearns during tenure as chairman of Export-Import bank of the United States, April, 1969-October, 1973

Box: 20-25


Box: 26-47

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes, business records, legal documents, clippings, and photographs, 1942-1979, relating to U.S. foreign trade policy in the Eisenhower and Nixon administrations, the U.S. Export-Import Bank, business activities of Henry Kearns, and a U.S. Department of Justice investigation of Henry Kearns


Countries subject file

Scope and Content Note

Various reports by Kearns International, arranged alphabetically by country, either government or private sector.
Box: 48

Algeria, Australia, Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil

Box: 49

Brazil, Canada, Chile, China

Box: 50

Ecuador, El Salvador, Ghana, Gulf States, Indonesia, Ivory Coast, Korea

Box: 51

Korea, Kuwait, Latin America and the Caribbean

Box: 52

Latin America and the Caribbean, Malaysia, Panama, Philippines, Sudan, Venezuala


General subject file

Scope and Content Note

Arranged alphabetically by subject matter.
Box: 53

U.S. Government Support for Small Businesses

Box: 53

Cement production, worldwide

Box: 53

Liquefied Natural Gas, Importation of

Box: 53

Power plants, miscellaneous

Box: 53

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development


Artwork and memorabilia

Room 250

Korean Panel Screen

Scope and Contents note

The wall mounted screen is from the early Yi dynasty (1392-1910) and depicts a multitude of military figures in full combat regalia and arranged in formation in colored ink on tan linen with a brocade mat in a wood frame.
Memorabilia cabinet

Two glass exhibit cases; Formerly held amber pieces

Memorabilia cabinet

Two wooden boxes containing two black oriental (Thai?) statues