Overview of the James Henry MacLafferty papers

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Title: James Henry MacLafferty papers
Date (inclusive): 1922-1933
Collection Number: 57004
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope (0.9 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Diaries, letters, memoranda, and photographs, relating to Herbert Hoover and to American politics during the presidency of Herbert Hoover. Includes photocopies of doodles drawn by Herbert Hoover.
Creator: MacLafferty, James H. (James Henry), 1871-1937
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Access

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Publication Rights

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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1957.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James Henry MacLafferty papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical/Historical Note

American businessman; United States representative from California, 1922-1925; assistant to the secretary of commerce, 1925-1927.

Scope and Content of Collection

Diaries, letters, memoranda, and photographs, relating to Herbert Hoover and to American politics during the presidency of Herbert Hoover. Includes photocopies of doodles drawn by Herbert Hoover.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

California -- Politics and government
United States -- Politics and government -- 1929-1933
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
United States. Department of Commerce