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Before, during, and after World War II, Ulius "Pete" Louis Amoss (1895-1961) engaged in espionage. His work included directorship of the OSS during the war and founder and director of the ISI, the International Services of Information Foundation, Incorporated. Amoss is credited with the coining the phrase "leaderless resistance." The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, espionage material, and print material that reflect his life and work as a spy.
Robert Louis Buell (1898-1966) served in WWI and WWII, and also served as a foreign service officer from 1925 to 1952, and was often posted in the Far East. The collection (1917-1958) contains records and correspondence from Buell's service in WWI, correspondence and memoranda regarding world events and Buell's service in WWII, speeches, recollections, manuscripts, and photographs.
Crossley was a lawyer in Winterset, Ia., a member of the Iowa State Senate, 1900-1907, and an active supporter of the statewide primary law. Collection includes correspondence (1894-1954): personal and formal, college class notes from Yale University (1898), addresses, legal documents, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, published materials, maps, photographs, his diary which documents his experiences during WWI, and other miscellaneous materials.
Ben Linder (1959-1987) was an American mechanical engineer who worked in San Jose de Bocay, Nicaragua from 1983 until his death by the Contras on April 28, 1987. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, articles on political and engineering subjects, photographs, and the Linder family’s records, all of which reflect Linder’s humanitarian work, his political activism, and the impact his death had on American foreign policy debates and within the general public sphere.
Hugh O'Connor (1894-1967) was a civil engineer, veteran, writer, and editor. Collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, National Association of Manufacturers, tearsheets, newspaper clippings, biographical material and memorabilia.
Arthur Perry (1885-1948) was a newspaper reporter and paragrapher from Medford, Oregon, who is best known for hisMedford Mail-Tribune column "Smudge Pot," which was widely reprinted. The collection (1918-1948) contains a wartime diary (WWI), scrapbooks, correspondence, and clippings of Perry's writings.
Frederick Steiwer (1883-1939) became a lawyer who served as Oregon district attorney 1912-1916, was elected to the State Senate, served in WWI, and was elected to the U.S. Senate (1926-1938). The collection contains political campaign records, army records, correspondence and clippings, 1911-1933.
- Military 6
- Correspondence 5
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American 4
- Photographs 3
- Diaries 2
- International Relations 2
- Manuscripts for publication 2
- Maps 2
- Oregon 2
- Reporters and reporting -- United States -- History -- 20th century 2
- Scrapbooks 2
- American newspapers -- Oregon -- Medford 1
- Americans -- Nicaragua -- History -- 20th century 1
- Artifacts 1
- Bocay (Nicaragua) 1
- Counterrevolutionaries -- Nicaragua 1
- Diplomatic and consular service, American -- History -- 20th century 1
- Diplomats -- United States 1
- Editors -- United States 1 ∧ less
- Abrams, Elliott, 1948- 1
- Allied Forces 1
- Amoss, Ulius Louis, 1895-1961 1
- AuCoin, Les 1
- Buell, Robert L., 1898-1966 1
- Center for Constitutional Rights (New York, N.Y.) 1
- Crossley, James Judson, 1869-1957 1
- Frente Sandinista de Liberación Nacional 1
- Fuerza Democrática Nicaragüense 1
- Harvard Reconstruction Unit 1
- Henderson, Loy W. (Loy Wesley), 1892-1986 1
- International Services of Information Foundation 1
- Kruckewitt, Joan 1
- Linder family 1
- Linder, Benjamin Ernest, 1959-1987 1
- Medford Mail Tribune Co 1
- National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.) 1
- O'Connor, Hugh, 1894?-1967 1
- Oliphant, Lancelot, 1881-1965 1
- Ortega, Daniel 1 ∧ less