VANDENBERG, Arthur Hendrick, 1884-1951



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Central Michigan University
Clarke Historical Library
Mt. Pleasant, MI
Papers: 1931-1934. 18 items. Political and business correspondence and photographs.


Columbia University
Oral History Project
New York, NY
Oral History: Discussed in interview with William Benton.


Columbia University
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
New York, NY
Papers: In Geoffrey Parsons papers, ca. 1919-1959.


Cornell University Libraries
Rare Books and Manuscript Collections
Ithaca, NY
Papers: Correspondence in Civil Service Reform Association records, 1880-1947.


George C. Marshall Research Foundation Library
Lexington, VA
Papers: Correspondence in Frank W. Price papers, 1929-1949.


Hagley Museum and Library
Greenville, DE
Papers: In the Pew family papers, 1817-1965.


Indiana State Library
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: Correspondence in Raymond E. Willis papers, 1936-1950 (bulk 1938-1947); and Will H. Hays papers, 1857-1954 (bulk 1914-1954).


Joint Archives of Holland
Hope College
Holland, MI
Papers: Correspondence concerning Diekema’s appointment as ambassador in Geritt J. Diekema papers.


Knox College
Seymour Library
Galesburg, IL
Papers: 3 letters (May 11, June 14, 1933; August 23, 1935) in Seymour autograph collection, 1750-1945.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: Correspondence in Henry Robinson Luce papers, 1917-1967; and Joseph Pulitzer papers, 1910-1958. Finding aid.


Michigan State University
University Archives and Historical Collections
East Lansing, MI
Papers: Ca. 100 items (1927-1948) in the John Beukema papers relative to the establishment of the St. Lawrence Seaway; and miscellaneous items in the Kathleen Lawler papers.


U.S. Senate
Historical Office
Washington, DC
Oral History: Discussed in interview (February 1-June 13, 1984) with Francis O. Wilcox, chief of staff, Senate Foreign Relations Committee, 240 pages.


University of Oklahoma
Carl Albert Center Congressional Archives
Norman, OK
Papers: Correspondence in Patrick J. Hurley papers, 1900-1956.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: 1927-1951. 8 feet and 25 volumes. Personal correspondence, diaries, speeches, clippings, 25 scrapbooks, political memorabilia, and portrait. Extensive documentation of foreign policy during World War II. Major portion, excluding scrapbooks, available on 11 microfilm reels. Finding aid. Also descriptions of social activities and daily political life in Washington in Hazel Harper Whitaker Vandenberg papers, 1928-1948. 2 linear feet and 2 volumes. Includes scrapbooks and diaries.

Papers: Correspondence in Vandenberg family papers, 1923-1965, 1 linear foot; and 22 scrapbooks relating to Vandenberg’s career, a complete file of Congressional Record remarks, press releases, and campaign literature in Ralph Lawes Smith papers, 1928-1961, 3 linear feet and 22 volumes.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in John Wright Dregge letters, 1949, 1961; George Averill papers; Claude Halstead Van Tyne papers, 1885-1930; Frank Murphy papers, 1908-1949; Stella Brunt Osborn papers, 1916-1922; Shirley Wheeler Smith papers, 1881-1959; Alexander Grant Ruthven papers, 1901-1961; Chase Salmon Osborn papers, 1889-1949; George Murphy papers, 1911-1961; Jesse Sidall Reeves papers, 1853-1942; Louis Carlisle Walker papers, 1881-1963; Louis Webber papers, 1929-1955; Robert James Wilson papers, 1933-1950; Jeanette Wheeler correspondence 1946; Taggart family papers, 1860-1960; John Klaerr Walsh papers, 1928-1958; Universities Committee on Post-War International Problems records, 1943-1944; Isle Royale papers, 1933-1935; Rudolph Edward Reichert papers, 1907-1962; Charles Albert Sink papers, 1907-1985; James Kerr Pollock papers, 1920-1968; Blair Moody papers, 1928-1954; Wilfred Byron Shaw papers, 1900-1954; James Orin Murfin papers, 1896-1940; Ansel Brooks Smith papers, 1932-1962; Earl C. Michener papers, 1898-1934 and 1940-1954; Frank A. Picard papers, 1907-1963; Interlochen Center for the Arts records 1921-ongoing; John Butlin Martin papers, 1948-1965; Michigan Civil Service Study Commission records, 1935-1942; Frank McKay papers, 1909-1965; Howard Cyrus Lawrence papers, 1916-1966; Jay G. Hayden scrapbooks, 1916-1965; Clarence Cook Little papers, 1924-1929; Almon Watson McCall papers, 1924-1970; David Walbridge Kendall papers, 1932-1976; Patrick Henry Kelley papers, 1910-1924; Joseph Ralston Hayden papers, 1854-1948; Roy Dikeman Chapin papers, 1886-1937; Albert Joseph Engle papers, 1911-1959; Fred Warren Green papers, 1881-1939; Lucia Isabelle Voorhees Grimes papers, 1912-1949; John J. Carton papers, 1883-1921; Frank Dwight Fitzgerald papers, 1928-1944; Louis Convers Cramton papers, 1898-1966; Edwin Denby papers, 1880-1929; George Cushing papers, 1942-1955; WilliamByrnes Cudlip papers, 1922-1985; Prentiss Marsh Brown papers, 1902-1973; Gerald L. K. Smith papers, 1922-1976; Herbert F. Baker papers, 1904-1926; and various other collections. Finding aids.


University of Virginia
Alderman Library
Charlottesville, VA
Papers: Correspondence in Hugh Scott papers, 1925-1983. Finding aid.


Wayne State University
Walter P. Reuther Library
Detroit, MI
Papers: Correspondence in Everett Francis papers, 1933-1943; and James J. McClendon papers, 1932-1969.


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: Correspondence in Charles Dewey Hilles papers, 1885-1955; and Charles Telford Erickson papers, 1908-1973.

Research Libraries Information Network In addition to the institutions listed above, items are also cataloged in collections at: Harvard Law School Library, Cambridge, MA; Radcliffe College, Schlesinger Library, Cambridge, MA; State Historical Society of North Dakota, Bismarck, ND; Syracuse University, George Arents Research Library, Syracuse, NY; and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.