CHANDLER, Albert Benjamin (Happy), 1898-1991

Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Filson Club Historical Society
Louisville, KY
Papers: Miscellaneous letters and references in various collections.

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
Frankfort, KY
Papers: In Kentucky Department of Welfare records, 1936-1962; Department of Public Information photograph files, 1942-1963; Corrections Cabinet subject files, 1874-1961; and Civil War Centennial Commission records.

Kentucky Historical Society
Frankfort, KY
Papers: 1935, 1955, 1960. .2 cubic foot. Includes personal correspondence, papers concerning his second inaugural as governor in 1955, broadsides concerning his gubernatorial races and candidacy for president in 1960, photographs, and portrait.

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: Correspondence in Frederick Douglass papers, 1841-1964; and Arthur William Mann papers, 1901-1962.

Nicholas County Memorial Library
Carlisle, KY
Papers: 1976. 1 item. Recording of speech at dedication of the Forest Retreat Tavern.

University of Kentucky Libraries
Modern Political Archives
Lexington, KY
Papers: 1920-1974. Ca. 375,000 items. Chiefly gubernatorial papers and material relating to tenure as commissioner of baseball. Little on Senate years except correspondence sent out from Versailles, Kentucky office. Includes photographs, tape recordings, speeches, clippings, and films. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Frederick Moore Vinson papers, 1907-1953. Finding aid.

Oral History: 119 interviews with Chandler and a variety of state and national politicians and baseball league colleagues. Albert B. Chandler Oral History Project. Restricted.

University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: In Frank Murphy papers, 1908-1949.

Western Kentucky University Library
Special Collections
Bowling Green, KY
Papers: 1936-1966. 10 items. 5 letters (1936-1954), letter concerning Chandler (1943), biographical sketch (1966), tape recording, newspaper clippings, and photograph.