THYE, Edward John, 1896-1969



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Columbia University
Oral History Project
New York, NY
Oral History: 1967. 77 pages. Reminiscences including 1952 Republican convention, Ezra Taft Benson, Republican politics, Northwest Airlines’ air rights, and Senate committee work. In Eisenhower Administration project. Permission required to cite, quote, or reproduce.


Dwight D. Eisenhower Library
Abilene, KS
Oral History: 1967. 77 pages. Furnished by Columbia University.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Oral History: 1963. 37 pages. Association of Former Members of Congress.


Minnesota Historical Society
St. Paul, MN
Papers: 1939-1959. 39 feet. Correspondence, speeches, bills and reports, printed and background material, campaign literature, and other papers relating to Thye’s senatorial career. Includes material relating to constituent service work; agricultural topics, senatorial office files, plus earlier political and campaign material and audiovisual materials. Inventory available online.

Additional Papers: 33 feet of gubernatorial papers (1943-1947); and miscellaneous items in various collections including Friends of the Wilderness records, 1917-1974.

Oral History: 1963. 37 pages. Permission required to cite or quote.


Norwegian-American Historical Association
Northfield, MN
Papers: 1945-1958. 94 items. Correspondence, newsletters, press releases, clippings, and speeches.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: Correspondence in Wilber Marion Brucker papers, 1908-1968. Finding aid.