RICHARDS, James Prioleau, 1894-1979


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
About this object

Guide to Research Collections

Duke University Libraries
Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: In the Robert Watts Hudgens Papers, 1925-1973, approximately 6,400 items.
Persons represented include James Prioleau Richards.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: In the Stella Brunt Osborn Papers, 1916-1992, 40 linear feet.
Other authors include James Prioleau Richards.


University of South Carolina
South Carolina Political Collections
Columbia, SC
Papers: 1932-1974, 10 linear feet.
Collection consists of material relating to James Prioleau Richards’s representation of South Carolina’s Fifth Congressional District, 1933-1957, including his interest and expertise in foreign policy, as well as his service as Special Assistant to President Eisenhower for the Middle East, 1957-1958. Includes information on his membership on the Joint Committee on Foreign Economic Cooperation Administration. Series include Correspondence, Topical Files, Photographs, and Newspaper Clippings. Further information and finding aid available at: http://www.sc.edu/library/scpc/richards.html.