Preliminary Inventory to the Willmoore Kendall Papers, 1916-2004

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Preliminary Inventory to the Willmoore Kendall Papers, 1916-2004

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives staff
Encoded by:
James Lake
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Willmoore Kendall Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1916-2004
Collection number: 94012
Creator: Kendall, Willmoore, 1909-1967
Collection Size: 31 manuscript boxes (12.93 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence with Willmoore Kendall, Sr., and Yvona Kendall Mason, father and sister respectively of Willmoore Kendall, relating to American politics, political theory, and conservatism in the United States. Includes both original correspondence and version edited for publication, with accompanying commentary, by Yvona Kendall Mason.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Willmoore Kendall papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1994.

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.

Access Points

United States--Politics and government.
Political science.
Conservatism--United States.
Kendall, Willmoore, 1887-1942.
Mason, Yvona Kendall.


Container List

 

Willmoore Kendall original letters to Willmoore Kendall, Sr.

Box 1

1916-1928

Box 2

1929-1933

Box 3

1934-1942

 

Willmoore Kendall, Sr., original letters to Willmoore Kendall

 

1924-1928

Box 4

1929-1940

Box 5

1940-1942

 

Willmoore Kendall original correspondence with Yvona Kendall Mason

 

1934-1954. Includes papers on building of Kendall house

Box 6

1955-1966

 

W. A. Oldfather miscellany, 1944

 

Yvona Kendall Mason rough draft of edited Kendall family correspondence

 

1916-1926

Box 7

1926-1931

Box 8

1931-1933

Box 9

1934-1938

 

Yvona Kendall Mason finished typescript of edited Kendall family correspondence

 

Chapters 1-2 (To 1926)

Box 10

Chapters 3-11 (1926-1934)

Box 11

Chapters 12-15 (1935-1942)

Box: 12-31

Incremental materials

Scope and Content Note

This addition to the collection has not yet been described. Please let the Hoover Institution Archives know if you would like to see this material described.