OLIVER, William Bacon, 1867-1948


69th Congress Pictorial Directory, Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

Guide to Research Collections

Alabama Department of Archives and History
Montgomery, AL
Papers: In the Ball and Crommelin (Law firm: Montgomery, Ala.) Papers, ca. 1820-1870, 2.5 cubic feet.
Subjects include William Bacon Oliver.

Papers: In the William B. Bankhead Papers, ca. 1875-1952, 33 cubic feet.
Subjects include William Bacon Oliver.


Auburn University Libraries
Auburn Special Collections
Auburn, AL
Papers: 1924-1948, 7 cubic feet.
The papers of William Bacon Oliver contain documents from his congressional career, particularly postal patronage issues, his trip to China in 1926, his interest in the Philippines and other Pacific islands, the New Deal in Alabama, his service on the Appropriations Committee 1932-36, and professional political concerns. Also included are constituent and personal correspondence and a rich miscellaneous series. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.