POULSON, C. Norris, 1895-1982


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

Guide to Research Collections

California State Archives
Sacramento, CA
Oral History: In the Ernest E. Debs Interview, 1987, 139 pages.
Subjects discussed in the oral history interview include Norris Poulson.

Oral History: In the Thomas M. Rees Interview, 1987, 388 pages.
Subjects discussed in the oral history interview include Norris Poulson.

Oral History: In the William B. Ross Interview, 1990, 322 pages.
Subjects discussed in the oral history interview include Norris Poulson.

Photographs: In the Earl Warren Papers, ca. 1943-1952, 32 photographs.
The collection includes a photograph of Norris Poulson and Earl Warren taken in 1947.


University of California, Los Angeles
Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles, CA
Papers: 1938-1976, 2.5 linear feet and 25 oversize boxes.
The Norris Poulson Collection consists of scrapbooks, clippings, documents, correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, and related material from when he was Los Angeles mayor. Includes Poulson’s autobiography, The genealogy and life story of Erna and Norris Poulson. Includes materials related to his career as a California assemblyman, U.S. Congressman, and Los Angeles mayor, as well as signed letters and photographs of Dwight D. Eisenhower, Richard M. Nixon, Mayor Fletcher Bowron, Mayor Samuel Yorty, Nikita Khrushchev, Earl Warren, and others. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.

Papers: In the Joseph Jensen Papers, 1908-1972, 10 linear feet.
Persons represented include Norris Poulson.

Photographs: In the Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives, ca. 1918-ongoing, 1721.5 linear feet.
Persons represented include Norris Poulson.


Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
Madison, WI
Papers: In the Hollywood Democratic Committee Records, 1942-1950, 3.2 cubic feet.
Persons represented include Norris Poulson.