BYRNES, James Francis, 1882-1972


Guide to Research Collections

Clemson University
Special Collections
Clemson, SC
Papers: 1930-1968. 115 feet and 32 volumes. Chiefly personal correspondence, and 32 scrapbooks of news clippings, 12 phonodiscs and tape recordings of speeches, manuscript of Speaking Frankly (1947) and All in One Lifetime (1958), video tapes, films, photographs, a bust, and memorabilia. Includes material on foreign policy and economic aspects of World War II. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Benjamin R. Tillman papers, 1767-1950 (bulk 1890-1918); Benjamin Franklin Robertson papers, 1924-1975; and Frank J. Jervey papers, 1925-1981 (bulk 1951 1979).


Columbia University
Oral History Project
New York, NY
Oral History: Discussed in interviews with William Benton, Chester Bowles, William L. Clayton, William Davis, and Marvin Jones.


Duke University
Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: In Charles C. Wyche collection.


George C. Marshall Research Foundation Library
Lexington, VA
Papers: Correspondence in Frank McCarthy papers, 1941-1949. Finding aid.


Harvard University
Law School Library
Cambridge, MA
Papers: In Felix Frankfurter papers, 1900-1965 (bulk 1939-1962), on microfilm, access restricted; and in Charles Culp Burlingham papers, 1876-1960 (bulk 1920-1958).


Herbert Hoover Library
West Branch, IA
Papers: Correspondence in Westbrook Pegler papers, 1908-1969. Finding aid.


Indiana University
Lilly Library
Bloomington, IN
Papers: Correspondence in Burton Yost Berry papers, 1925-1971.


Princeton University
Dulles Oral History Project
Princeton, NJ
Oral History: 1965. 9 pages.


Franklin D. Roosevelt Library
Hyde Park, NY
Papers: Correspondence in Samuel Irving Rosenman papers, 1928-1972; Henry Agard Wallace papers, 1941-1945; Harry Lloyd Hopkins papers, 1928-1946, microfilm, in part; and David Gray papers, 1855-1962.


South Carolina Department of Archives and History
Columbia, SC
Papers: 1951-1955. 19 feet. Gubernatorial papers and photograph.


South Carolina Historical Society
Charleston, SC
Papers: In Elizabeth O’Neill Verner papers, 1904-1979; John P. Grace papers, 1916-1940; Thomas R. Waring papers, ca. 1950-ca. 1977; and Robert Latham papers, 1898-1970.


State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Archives Division
Madison, WI
Papers: In Paul A. Shrinkman papers, 1924-1969; Charles E. Broughton papers, 1916-1953 (located at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Area Research Center); and Hilmar Robert Baukhage papers, 1906-1962.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: Correspondence in the Arthur Hendrick Vandenberg papers, 1884-1974; Frank Murphy papers, 1908-1949; Blair Moody papers, 1928-1954; and Jay G. Hayden scrapbooks, 1916-1965. Finding aid.


University of South Carolina
South Caroliniana Library
Columbia, SC
Papers: 1924-1949, 1961, 1972, 1978. 28 items. Includes political correspondence and a political broadside (1924).

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Lander family papers, 1808-1962; William Wightman Smoak papers, 1895-1982; William E. Gonzales papers, 1922-1937; Louise Jones DuBose papers, 1918-1975; John Austin Latimer papers, 1913-1973; David Wallace Robinson papers, 1933-1935; and Henry Savage papers, 1927-1985 (bulk 1933-1971).


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: In the Ogden Rogers Reid papers, 1925-1982; Arthur Bliss Lane papers, 1904-1957; and Herman Miles Somers papers,1936-1979.

Research Libraries Information Network In addition to the institutions listed above, items are also cataloged in collections at: Hagley Museum and Library, Greenville, DE; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; and Radcliffe College, Schlesinger Library, Cambridge, MA.