ANDERSON, Clinton Presba, 1895-1975

Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Columbia University
Oral History Project
New York, NY
Oral History: Discussed in 4 interviews including reminiscences of Howard Bray (1966), who worked for Clinton Anderson in the late 1950’s and 1960’s. 112 pages. Discusses health insurance, medicare legislation, role of private insurance companies, Blue Cross, and federal government. Microfiche available for purchase. Name index. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce.

Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
Austin, TX
Oral History: May 20, 1969. 16 pages.

John F. Kennedy Library
Boston, MA
Oral History: 1967. 57 pages.

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1941-1972 (bulk 1948-1972). Ca. 250,000 items. Correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, speeches, hearing transcripts, reports, and other papers relating chiefly to his service in the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. Topics include farm price supports, civil rights, education, war on poverty, Vietnam War, atomic energy, health care, conservation and natural resources, and Indian affairs, Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, Senate Space Committee, and the 1964 Alaskan earthquake. Includes many items omitted from the microfilm edition at the University of New Mexico. Finding aid.

Harry S. Truman Library
Independence, MO
Papers: 1945-1948. 6 feet. Official and personal correspondence, memoranda, reports, and other papers as secretary of agriculture. Finding aid.

U.S. Senate Historical Office
Washington, DC
Oral History: Discussed in interviews (January 30-February 3, 1992) with Jerry T. Verkler, staff director of Senate Interior and Insular Affairs Committee, 182 pages.

University of California, Berkeley
Bancroft Library
Berkeley, CA
Papers: Correspondence in Walter Clay Lowdermilk papers, ca. 1912-1969.

University of Georgia
Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Athens, GA
Oral History: Limited to reminiscences of Russell.

University of New Mexico
Center for Southwest Research
Albuquerque, NM
Papers: 1848-1975 (bulk 1934-1975). 29 cubic feet. Chiefly reflect his activities as a U.S. senator and secretary of agriculture and include 50 scrapbooks, correspondence, speeches, newsletters, audio-visual materials, photographs, portraits, and memorabilia. Also, 86 bound volumes of “Legislation of Clinton P. Anderson,” 1949-1973, the senator’s book collection, 19th century historical manuscripts, and microfilm of legislative papers at the Library of Congress. Finding aid.

University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
Laramie, WY
Papers: Correspondence in the Harry Barnard papers, 1925-1977; and Felix Edgar Wormser papers, 1940-1965.

Research Libraries Information Network In addition to the institutions listed above, items are also cataloged in collections at: University of California at Berkeley, Bancroft Library, Berkeley, CA; University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library, Ann Arbor, MI; and Yale University Library, New Haven, CT .