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Lee J. Adamson papers
Lee J. Adamson (1906-?) was a certified public accountant, conservative activist, speaker and writer. The collection includes correspondence, articles and essays, editorial letter, speeches and writings by others, subject files and mailing lists. There also includes free-standing volumes and a package with posters and a certificate award.
Barron Bryton papers
Bryton Barron (1898- ) was a teacher, a writer, a civil servant, a publisher and, most notably, a political conservative who wrote critically of the U.S. State Department and U.S. Foreign policy. The collection includes correspondence, writings, reports and newspaper clippings.
Phoebe Courtney papers
Phoebe Courtney was a conservative editor, publisher, and author involved in radical right American politics from the 1950s to the 1990s. The collection contains conservative newspapers and pamphlets written, edited, and published by Courtney.
Robert B. Dresser papers
Robert B. Dresser (1880-1976) wrote right-wing articles and speeches and testified on a number of political topics including the cold war, communism, fair housing legislation, and civil rights. The collection (1939-1975) contains copies of his articles, pamphlets, speeches and testimony.
Amos Fries papers
Amos Fries (1873-1963) was an engineer, served in the Philippines during the Moro uprising, organized the Chemical Warfare Service, and was an advocate for conservative causes. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, manuscripts by Fries, others, and Elizabeth Fries, and photographs.
Elgin Groseclose papers
Elgin E. Groseclose (1899-1983) was a writer, professor, specialist in finance, and treasurer for a financial and investment consultant firm. He was also involved in other interest groups that appealed to his deeply religious beliefs. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, financial material, valuations, organizations and photographs.
Merwin K. Hart papers
Merwin K. Hart (1881-1962) was a lawyer and political figure who founded the New York State Economic Council. The collection contains records from the National Economic Council.
Walter Huss papers
Walter Huss (1918-2006) was a reverend, a businessman, a conservative who competed in Republican primaries in Oregon, and was chair of the Oregon Republican party from 1978-1979. The collection contains subject files on a variety of topics including conservative politics, Foursquare church and ministry, alternative medicine, Christian schools, and materials include financial records, correspondence, pamphlets, clippings, and other printed matter, audio, and video tapes.
James C. Ingebretsen papers
James C. Ingebretsen (1906-1999) was a lawyer, developer, and conservative who lived in the Los Angeles area from the 1930s to the 1990s. His papers consist of documents related to his religious and spiritual undertakings that began in the mid-1950s, as well as documents related to his legal career and his real estate investments. The collection includes documentation on a variety of libertarian organizations and correspondence related to his activities in these organizations.
Granville F. Knight papers
Granville Frank Knight (1904-1982) was a physician and anti-communist activist. As a physician he specialized in nutrition and allergies; as president of the Pure Water Association of America he advocated against fluoridation of public water. Knight was an active member of the John Birch Society, serving as president of the California branch. The collection includes correspondence, speeches and writings that reflect Knight's career.
Stephen B. Miles papers
Stephen B. Miles (1916-) was an author, secondary teacher, newspaperman and public relations director. The collection includes discussions and solicitations of advertisements and correspondence.
William C. Mullendore papers
William C. Mullendore was president, board chairman of Southern California Edison Company and active in conservative movements, especially the Foundation for Economic Education. Collection consists largely of correspondence, but also includes his "State of the Nation" subject file, addresses, articles, and records of Southern California Edison.
Edmund A. Opitz papers
Edmund Opitz (1914-2006) was a minister, author, speaker, editor, and founder of the Remnant and the Nockian Society. The collection includes correspondence, speeches, publications, and printed materials relating to the Remnant and the Nockian Society.
Frank Purinton papers
Frank Purinton (1895-1991) was an activist who sought to preserve the United States and Christianity from the "Communist-Zionist-Satanist" plot. He was active in the American Legion and the John Birch Society and published a patriotic Christian newsletter. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and printed materials reflecting Purinton's views.
Research Collection for Conservative and Libertarian Studies
Collection contains conservative and libertarian printed materials including newspapers, periodicals, newsletters, and bulletins.
George W. Robnett papers
George W. Robnett (1890-1975) was an author and advertising executive, and co-founder and executive secretary of the National Laymen's Council, Church League of America. After retiring, Robnett concentrated his efforts on the Middle-East conflict and made three trips to the area. The collection includes correspondence, speeches, publications, and news clippings that reflect his work with the Church League of America and his writing.
E. Merrill Root papers
E. Merrill Root (1895-1973) was a poet, college English teacher, and anti-Communist activist. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, poetry, lectures, photographs, and reviews of his literary efforts.
Harrison Spangler papers
Harrison Spangler (1879-1965) was a Spanish-American war veteran who later served as a committee member and National Chairman of the Republican Party during the 1930-1940's, and after WWII became involved with Oregon politics. The collection consists of five major series: Wayne Morse, Robert Taft, Richard Neuberger, the Republican Party, and Harrison Spangler personal records.
Thomas Brady, Sr. collection of conservative materials
Thomas A. Brady, (1902- ?) was a professor and administrator at the University of Missouri. The collection contains conservative correspondence, pamphlets, and publications sent to Brady by individuals and conservative groups.
- Subject: Conservatism -- United States X
- Conservatism -- United States 15
- Political Campaigns 11
- Conservatives -- United States 7
- Anti-communist movements -- United States 6
- Conservative literature -- United States 6
- Conservatives -- United States -- Correspondence 5
- Correspondence 5
- Photographs 5
- Religion 4
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989 4
- International Relations 3
- Journalism 3
- Literature 3
- Pamphlets 3
- Politics and Politicians 3
- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 3
- Antisemitism -- United States 2
- Authors, American -- 20th century 2
- Christian leadership -- United States 2
- Clippings 2 + ∧ less
- John Birch Society 3
- Barron, Bryton, 1898-1989 2
- Clise, James William, 1900-1961 2
- Del Valle, Pedro A. (Pedro Augusto), 1893-1978 2
- Gipson, James H. 2
- Heard, Gerald, 1889-1971 2
- Mullendore, William Clinton, 1892- 2
- Opitz, Edmund A., 1914- 2
- Pew, J. Howard (John Howard), 1882-1971 2
- Rand, Ayn 2
- Read, Leonard E. (Leonard Edward), 1898-1983 2
- Republican Party (Or.) 2
- Robnett, George W. (George Washington), 1890-1970 2
- Spiritual Mobilization (Organization) 2
- Taft, Robert A. (Robert Alphonso), 1889-1953 2
- Watts, Vervon Orval, 1898- 2
- Welch, Robert, 1899-1985 2
- Adamson, Lee J., 1906- 1
- Ala, Hussein 1
- American Institute for Economic Research 1 + ∧ less