Register of the Ralph E. West papers

Finding aid prepared by Loralee Sepsey
Hoover Institution Archives
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Stanford University
Stanford, CA, 94305-6010
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Title: Ralph E. West papers
Date (inclusive): 1940-1982
Collection Number: 77090
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 20 manuscript boxes (8.0 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, newspaper clippings, serial issues, and other printed matter relating to the Vietnam War, the Watergate affair, and American and international politics during the presidencies of Eisenhower, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, and Reagan.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: West, Ralph E.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ralph E. West papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1977.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical Note

Lieutenant colonel, United States Marine Corps.

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection contains newspaper clippings, reports, pamphlets, correspondence to prominent American politicians, serial issues, and other printed matter relating to the Vietnam War, the Watergate affair, and American and international politics during the presidencies of Dwight Eisenhower, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, and Ronald Reagan.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

United States. Marine Corps.
United States--Foreign relations--1969-1974.
United States--Politics and government--1969-1974.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Watergate Affair, 1972-1974.

Box-folder 1 : 1

Biographical File 1940-1980

Scope and Contents note

This file contains certificates, notes, a coin, and other memorabilia belonging to Ralph E. West.
 

Correspondence 1968-1982

Box-folder 1 : 2

Agnew, Spiro 1970-1976

Box-folder 1 : 3

Albert, Carl 1974-1975

Box-folder 1 : 4

Allen, Richard 1981-1982

Box-folder 1 : 5

Ames, E.O. 1969

Box-folder 1 : 6

Anderson, Martin 1974-1982

Box-folder 1 : 7

Andrus, Cecil 1977

Box-folder 1 : 8

Angleton, James 1977

Box-folder 1 : 9

Arcata National Corporation 1977

Box-folder 1 : 10

Arcata Redwood 1977

Box-folder 1 : 11

Baker, Howard 1973-1977

Box-folder 1 : 12

Berman, Michael 1979

Box-folder 1 : 13

Bible, Alan 1972

Box-folder 1 : 14

Blumenthal, Michael 1977-1979

Box-folder 1 : 15

Brennan, Jack 1978

Box-folder 1 : 16

Bright, John 1969

Box-folder 2 : 1-4

Brock, Bill 1977-1979

Box-folder 2 : 5

Brown, Jerry 1977

Box-folder 2 : 6, Box-folder 3 : 1

Brzezinski, Zbigniew 1978-1980

Box-folder 3 : 1

Burkley, John 1977

Box-folder 3 : 3

Burton, John 1975-1982

Box-folder 3 : 4

Bush, George 1981-1982

Box-folder 3 : 5

Butz, Earl 1974

Box-folder 3 : 6

Byrd, Robert 1977

Box-folder 3 : 7

Byrne, Dick 1977

Box-folder 3 : 8

California Continuing Education of the Bar Undated

Box-folder 3 : 9

Calkins, John 1975-1976

Box-folder 3 : 10

Campbell, Truman 1978-1980

Box-folder 3 : 11

Carter, Hodding 1979

Box-folder 3 : 12

Chairman of the Armed Services Committee 1973

Box-folder 3 : 13

Chairman of the Japanese Internment Commission 1981

Box-folder 3 : 14

Chancellor, John 1976

Box-folder 3 : 15

Cheney, Richard 1974-1976

Box-folder 4 : 1

Chicago Tribune (tag) 1972

Box-folder 4 : 2

Church, Frank 1969-1975

Box-folder 4 : 3

Clark, William 1982

Box-folder 4 : 4

Clausen, Don 1978

Box-folder 4 : 5

Connell, Gerald 1970

Box-folder 4 : 6

Costanza, Margaret 1977-1978

Box-folder 4 : 7

Cowgill, Winston 1975-1980

Box-folder 4 : 8-9

Crane, Philip 1979-1980

Box-folder 4 : 10

Cranston, Alan 1973-1977

Box-folder 4 : 11

Crisp, Mary 1978

Box-folder 4 : 12

Davidson, Jim 1977

Box-folder 4 : 13

Dirksen, Everett 1967-1969

Box-folder 5 : 1

Dole, Bob 1972-1982

Box-folder 5 : 2

Dornan, Robert 1977

Box-folder 5 : 3

Durbow, Elbridge 1977

Box-folder 5 : 4

Eastland, James 1972

Box-folder 5 : 5

Echohawk, John undated

Box-folder 5 : 6

Ehrlich, Jake 1970-1971

Box-folder 5 : 7

Eisenhower, Dwight 1968-1973

Box-folder 5 : 8

Eizenstat, Stuart 1977-1980

Box-folder 5 : 9

Elliott, Roland 1974-1976

Box-folder 5 : 10

Ervin, Sam 1973

Box-folder 5 : 11

Eureka Newspapers Incorporated 1977

Box-folder 5 : 12

The Examiner (tag) 1980

Box-folder 5 : 13

Feinstein, Diane 1970-1982

Box-folder 5 : 14

First Monday Magazine (tag) 1972

Box-folder 5 : 15

Fiser, John 1977-1979

Box-folder 5 : 16

Forbes, Ralph 1975

Box-folder 5 : 17, Box-folder 6 : 1

Ford, Gerald 1970-1980

Box-folder 6 : 2

Friedersdorf, Max 1975

Box-folder 6 : 3

Fulbright, William 1971-1974

Box-folder 6 : 4

Garn, Jake 1979

Box-folder 6 : 5

Gingrich, Newt 1981

Box-folder 6 : 6

Goldwater, Barry 1974-1982

Box-folder 6 : 7

Great Western Savings and Loan Association 1977

Box-folder 6 : 8

Griffin, Robert 1978

Box-folder 7 : 1-4

Guarino, Philip 1978-1980

Box-folder 7 : 5

Gurney, Edward 1973

Box-folder 8 : 1

Haerle, Paul 1975

Box-folder 8 : 2

Haig, Alexander 1973

Box-folder 8 : 3

Hannaford, Peter 1977

Box-folder 8 : 4

Hansen, George undated

Box-folder 8 : 5

Hartmann, Robert 1975-1976

Box-folder 8 : 6

Hatch, Orrin 1979-1980

Box-folder 8 : 7

Hatfield, Mark 1979

Box-folder 8 : 8

Hauser, Rita 1972

Box-folder 8 : 9

Hawkins, Jean 1978

Box-folder 8 : 10

Hayakawa, S.I. 1977-1978

Box-folder 8 : 11

Hayes, John 1972

Box-folder 8 : 12

Hearst, William 1973-1974

Box-folder 8 : 13

Heinz, John 1978

Box-folder 8 : 14-15, Box-folder 9 : 1

Helms, Jesse 1977-1981

Box-folder 9 : 2

Hoffman, Claire 1978

Box-folder 9 : 3

Hogan, William 1969

Box-folder 9 : 4

Holloway, Bruce 1972

Box-folder 9 : 5

Hoover Institution 1980

Box-folder 9 : 6

Horton, Rogers 1976

Box-folder 9 : 7

Humphrey, Gordon 1980

Box-folder 9 : 8

Irvine, Reed undated

Box-folder 9 : 9

Irwin, Joan undated

Box-folder 9 : 10

Jackson, Henry 1974

Box-folder 9 : 11

Johnston, Patrick 1982

Box-folder 9 : 12

Jordan, Hamilton 1977

Box-folder 9 : 13

Kahle, Kent 1976

Box-folder 9 : 14

Kaluf, John 1978

Box-folder 9 : 15

Kennedy, Edward 1974-1976

Box-folder 9 : 16

Kennedy, Ted 1972

Box-folder 9 : 17

King, John 1969-1971

Box-folder 9 : 18

Kirkpatrick, Jean 1982

Box-folder 9 : 19

Laird, Melvin 1974-1977

Box-folder 9 : 20

Larie, Louis 1969

Box-folder 9 : 21, Box-folder 10 : 1-2

Laxalt, Paul 1979-1982

Box-folder 10 : 3

LeDean, John 1973

Box-folder 10 : 4

Leonard, Mildred 1974-1976

Box-folder 10 : 5

Levi, Edward 1976

Box-folder 10 : 6

Lofton, John 1972

Box-folder 10 : 7

Lungren, John 1974

Box-folder 10 : 8

MacGregor, Clark 1972

Box-folder 11 : 1-2

Mailliard, William 1969-1973

Box-folder 11 : 3

Mansfield, Mike 1973-1975

Box-folder 11 : 4

Marks, Milton 1982

Box-folder 11 : 5

Marsh, John 1975

Box-folder 11 : 6

McCabe, Charles 1975-1977

Box-folder 11 : 7

Meany, George 1973-1976

Box-folder 11 : 8

Meese, Edwin 1982

Box-folder 11 : 9

Milibank, Jeremiah 1971

Box-folder 11 : 10

Mills, Wilbur 1974

Box-folder 11 : 11

Mitchell, Martha 1971-1973

Box-folder 11 : 12

Molinari, John 1972

Box-folder 11 : 13

Mondale, Walter 1977-1980

Box-folder 11 : 14

Monroe, Tom 1971

Box-folder 12 : 1

Morton, Rogers 1976

Box-folder 12 : 2

Murphy, George 1968-1970

Box-folder 12 : 3

National Republican Congressional Committee 1972

Box-folder 12 : 4

National Taxpayers Union 1979

Box-folder 12 : 5

Neighbor V 1972

Box-folder 12 : 6

New York Times 1979

Box-folder 12 : 7

Nixon, Richard 1969-1974

Box-folder 12 : 8

Norris, Barbara 1976

Box-folder 12 : 9

Nozfiger, Lyn 1979-1980

Box-folder 12 : 10

O'Hara, William 1970

Box-folder 12 : 11

Packard, David 1975

Box-folder 12 : 12

Pearson, Drew 1969

Box-folder 13 : 1

Percy, Charles 1982

Box-folder 13 : 2

Phillips, Howard 1980

Box-folder 13 : 3

Proxmire, William 1973-1981

Box-folder 13 : 4

Publishers of Nixon's Memoir 1978

Box-folder 13 : 5-6

Reagan, Ronald 1973-1980

Box-folder 13 : 7

Reinecke, Ed undated

Box-folder 13 : 8

Rhodes, John 1977

Box-folder 13 : 9

Richards, Richard 1981-1982

Box-folder 13 : 10

Richardson, John 1972

Box-folder 13 : 11

Rogers, William 1970-1977

Box-folder 13 : 12

Rockefeller, Nelson 1969

Box-folder 14 : 1

Rumsfeld, Donald 1975-1976

Box-folder 14 : 2

Sabin, Tom undated

Box-folder 14 : 3

San Francisco Chronicle 1973-1981

Box-folder 14 : 4

Schlafly, Phyllis 1978

Box-folder 14 : 5

Schweiker, Richard 1976

Box-folder 14 : 6

Scott, Hugh 1973-1974

Box-folder 14 : 7

Sears, John 1976

Box-folder 14 : 8

Secretary of State 1970

Box-folder 14 : 9-10

Simon, William 1975

Box-folder 14 : 11

Smith, Howard 1973

Box-folder 14 : 12

Somozu, Anastasio 1978

Box-folder 14 : 13

St. Clair, James 1974

Box-folder 14 : 14

Staar, Richard 1977

Box-folder 14 : 15

Stans, Maurice 1980

Box-folder 14 : 16

Stent, Ferdinand 1973

Box-folder 14 : 17

Symington, Stuart 1973

Box-folder 14 : 18

Thurmond, Strom 1972-1981

Box-folder 15 : 1

Tower, John 1978-1981

Box-folder 15 : 2

Tucker, Nion 1974

Box-folder 15 : 3

Tunney, John 1973

Box-folder 15 : 4

Udall, Morris undated

Box-folder 15 : 5

United States Attorney General 1969-1972

Box-folder 15 : 6

Vance, Cyrus 1975-1979

Box-folder 15 : 7

Waldie, Jerome 1974

Box-folder 15 : 8

Wall Street Journal 1973

Box-folder 15 : 9

Walt, Lewis 1979

Box-folder 15 : 10

Washington Post 1973-1974

Box-folder 15 : 11

Washington Star 1976

Box-folder 15 : 12

Weicker, Lowell 1973

Box-folder 15 : 13

White House 1969

Box-folder 15 : 14

Wilson, Bob undated

Box-folder 15 : 15

Winn, David 1979

Box-folder 15 : 16

Ziegler, Ronald 1974

 

Printed Matter 1964-1981

Box-folder 15 : 17

Congressional Records 1965-1973

Box-folder 15 : 18

Memoranda 1977

 

Monographs 1964-1974

Box-folder 15 : 19

A Choice Not an Echo by Phyllis Schlafly 1964

Box-folder 15 : 19

The Betrayers by Phyllis Schlafly and Chester Ward 1968

Box-folder 15 : 19

The Eleventh Hour by Lewis W. Walt 1971

Box-folder 15 : 19

Henry Kissinger: Soviet Agent by Frank A. Capell 1974

Box-folder 16 : 1

None Dare Call it Treason by John A. Stormer 1964

Box-folder 16 : 1

Lincoln's Negro Policy by Earnest Sevier Cox 1968

Box-folder 16 : 1

The Myth of the Six Million by Anonymous 1969

Box-folder 16 : 2

The Redwoods by Kramer Adams undated

Box-folder 16 : 2

Vietnam: An Eyewitness Account by Suzanne Labin 1964

Box-folder 16 : 3

News Releases 1973-1980

Box-folder 17 : 1-5, Box-folder 16 : 4-5

Newspaper Clippings 1969-1982

Box-folder 18 : 1

Pamphlets 1965-1979

Box-folder 18 : 2-4

Reports 1970-1981

 

Serial Issues 1964-1981

Box-folder 18 : 5

Aim Report 1980-1981

Box-folder 18 : 6

The American Legion Magazine 1970-1980

Box-folder 18 : 7

Bill Mailliard Reports

Box-folder 18 : 8

The Call Chronicle Examiner undated

Box-folder 18 : 9

Christian Anti-Communism Crusade 1981

Box-folder 19 : 1

Citizens for the Republic Newsletter 1977-1980

Box-folder 19 : 2

The Coalition Insider 1978-1981

Box-folder 19 : 3

Commanders Digest 1975-1976

Box-folder 19 : 4

The Commonwealth 1978

Box-folder 19 : 5

Current Foreign Policy undated

Box-folder 19 : 6

Dan Smoot Report 1964-1965

Box-folder 19 : 7

Department of the Treasury News 1978

Box-folder 19 : 8

Dollars and Sense 1977-1978

Box-folder 19 : 9

First Monday 1972-1980

Box-folder 19 : 10

Gist 1978-1979

Box-folder 19 : 11

Heritage Today 1980

Box-folder 19 : 12

Human Events undated

Box-folder 19 : 13

John Heinz Reports undated

Box-folder 19 : 14

Latin American Report undated

Box-folder 19 : 15

Mediplus 1981

Box-folder 19 : 16

Member's Report 1980-1981

Box-folder 19 : 17

The Plain Truth 1981

Box-folder 19 : 18

Public Information Series undated

Box-folder 19 : 19

Reagan Country Update undated

Box-folder 20 : 1

The Retired Officer 1979-1981

Box-folder 20 : 2

The Secretary of State 1975-1979

Box-folder 20 : 3

Senior Citizen News 1979

Box-folder 20 : 4

Time Magazine 1975

Box-folder 20 : 5

Washington Report 1973-1981

 

Speeches and Writings 1941-1980

Box-folder 20 : 6

"The 1917 Brand of Preparedness" undated

Box-folder 20 : 6

"A Few Reflections on America in the Midst of a Belligerent World" undated

Box-folder 20 : 6

"Americanism" undated

Box-folder 20 : 6

"The Attempted Modernization of China" undated

Box-folder 20 : 6

"Don't Believe Everything You Read" undated

Box-folder 20 : 6

"North Oakland Kiwanis" undated

Box-folder 20 : 7

"Peanuts Gunther" undated

Box-folder 20 : 7

"Rearmament for Peace" undated

Box-folder 20 : 7

"Redwood Park Suggestions" undated

Box-folder 20 : 7

"Summary of Impressions in the Communist World of Eastern Europe" undated

Box-folder 20 : 6

"How Close Are We to War?" circa 1941

Box-folder 20 : 6

"Neutrality" circa 1941

Box-folder 20 : 6

"The Eastern Europe Communist World" 1964

Box-folder 20 : 7

"Thirty Three Days Behind the Iron Curtain" 1964

Box-folder 20 : 7

"Press Club Breakfast Speech" 1977

Box-folder 20 : 7

"Re the Redwood National Park Controversy" 1977

Box-folder 20 : 6

"Operation PUSH: People United to Save Humanity" 1978

Box-folder 20 : 7

"President Carter's Iran Crisis: America Held Hostage" 1980