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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hooverarchives@stanford.edu
© 2015


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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Publication Rights

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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. The collection also includes 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, 1967-1982

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, 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 : 8-9

Crane, Philip, 1979-1980

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 : 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, 1980

Box/Folder 5 : 13

Feinstein, Diane, 1970-1982

Box/Folder 5 : 14

First Monday Magazine, 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 : 11

Mitchell, Martha, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 11 : 10

Mills, Wilbur, 1974

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 (United States), 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 (William P. Rogers), 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 (John N. Mitchell), 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, 1964-1982

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 16 : 4-5, Box/Folder 17 : 1-5

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, undated

Box/Folder 20 : 6

"The 1917 Brand of Preparedness," undated

Box/Folder 20 : 6

"Americanism," undated

Box/Folder 20 : 6

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