Overview of the James Montgomery Beggs papers

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Title: James Montgomery Beggs papers
Date (inclusive): 1959-1981
Collection Number: 81081
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 61 manuscript boxes (24.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Speeches and writings, correspondence, memoranda, reports, studies, notes, printed matter, and photographs, relating to transportation in the United States, space exploration, community development, and the Consolidated Rail Corporation.
Creator: Beggs, James Montgomery, 1926-
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 1981.

Preferred Citation

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

Biographical/Historical Note

Associate administrator, United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1968-1969; under secretary of transportation, 1969-1973.

Scope and Content of Collection

Speeches and writings, correspondence, memoranda, reports, studies, notes, printed matter, and photographs, relating to transportation in the United States, space exploration, community development, and the Consolidated Rail Corporation.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Transportation -- United States
Astronautics
Community development -- United States
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
ConRail
United States. Department of Transportation