MAILLIARD, William Somers, 1917-1992


Guide to Research Collections

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Oral History: Transcript in the Oral History Collection of the Association of Former Members of Congress.
Restricted. Sound recording in the Library’s Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division.


University of California, Berkeley
Bancroft Library
Berkeley, CA
Oral History: 1962, 1 sound tape reel.
A discussion between William Mailliard and Undersecretary of State McGhee concerns the liberalized Trade Expansion Act of 1962 conducted on February 26, 1962.

Oral History: 1962, 1 sound tape reel.
A discussion between William Mailliard and Adrien Falk concerning Bay Area rapid transportation, conducted on February 27, 1962.

Oral History: 1977-1979, 123 leaves.
An oral history interview with William S. Mailliard conducted in 1977 and 1979 by Charles T. Morrissey for Former Members of Congress, Inc., 1981. In the interview, Mailliard discusses campaigning, congressional re-districting, maritime policy and legislation, U.S. foreign policy, conservation of natural resources; reflections on the governmental process and domestic politics; comments on John Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Robert S. McNamara, etc.

Oral History: In Earl Warren: politics in his era in California: oral history interviews, 1973-1975.
Catalog and card index in university’s Regional Oral History Office. Transcripts indexed.

Papers: ca. 1930-1977, bulk 1950-1977. 260 cartons, 32 file boxes, 19 volumes, 1 oversize folder, 1 oversize box.
Material relating to his service as U.S. Congressman and as ambassador to the Organization of American States. Bancroft Library also holds other collections related to the Mailliard family. Advance notice required for use.

Papers: In the Mailliard family papers, 1818-1979, 14 linear feet.
Persons represented include William Mailliard.

Papers: In the Mailliard family pictorial collection, ca. 1800-1967, approximately 3000 items.
Persons represented include William S. Mailliard.

Photographs: In the Russell R. Miller papers, ca. 1960-1995, amount unknown.
The collection includes photographs of William Mailliard.


University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Oral History: Copy of transcript of Earl Warren interview, Berkeley.


University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Film Reel: 1972, 1 commercial on 1 film reel.
The commercial was used during William Mailliard’s campaign for the 1972 U.S. congressional election in District 6 of California, Republican Party.