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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Biographical Note

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Raymond Moley papers
    Date (inclusive): 1902-1971.
    Collection Number: 68008
    Creator: Moley, Raymond, 1886-1975.
    Collection Size: 256 manuscript boxes, 3 oversize boxes, 35 card file boxes, 1 oversize folder, 5 envelopes, 3 phonotape reels. (118 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, reports, memoranda, speeches and writings, notes, printed matter, and photographs, relating to criminology and the administration of justice, assimilation of immigrants, politics in the United States, the presidential campaign of 1932, the administration of Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Today and Newsweek magazines. Sound use copies of sound recordings available.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Raymond Moley papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1968.

    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.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, diaries, reports, memoranda, speeches and writings, notes, printed matter, and photographs, relating to criminology and the administration of justice, assimilation of immigrants, politics in the United States, the presidential campaign of 1932, the administration of Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Today and Newsweek magazines.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
    Democratic Party (U.S.)
    Republican Party (U.S. : 1854-)
    Journalism--United States.
    Presidents--United States--Election--1932
    United States--Economic policy.
    United States--Politics and government--1933-1945.
    United States--Politics and government--1945-1989.
    United States--Social conditions.
    Justice, Administration of--United States.
    Criminology--United States.
    Americanization.
    United States--Emigration and immigration.
    Journalists.
    Phonotapes.
    Newsweek.
    Today.

    Biographical Note

    1886, September 27 Born, Berea, Ohio
    1906 Ph.B., Baldwin-Wallace College
    1913 A.M., Oberlin College
    1916-1919 Instructor and Assistant Professor of Politics, Western Reserve University
    1917 Author, Lessons in American Citizenship
    1918 Ph.D., Columbia University
      Author, The State Movement for Efficiency and Economy
    1919 Author, Lessons in Democracy
      Author, Commercial Recreation
    1919-1923 Director, Cleveland Foundation
    1921 Author, Parties, Politics and People
    1922 Author, The Cleveland Crime Survey
    1923-1928 Associate Professor of Government, Columbia University
    1926 Editor and co-author, The Missouri Crime Survey
    1926-1927 Research Director, New York State Crime Commission
    1928-1954 Professor of Public Law, Columbia University
    1929 Author, Politics and Criminal Prosecution
    1930 Author, Our Criminal Courts
    1931-1933 Research Director, Committee on the Administration of Justice, New York State
    1932 Author, Tribunes of the People
      Speechwriter and advisor to Franklin D. Roosevelt during 1932 Presidential Campaign
    1933 Assistant Secretary of State
    1933-1937 Editor, Today (magazine)
    1937-1968 Contributing Editor, Newsweek (magazine)
    1938 Author, Are We Movie-Made?
    1939 Author, After Seven Years
    1945 Author, The Hays Office
    1949 Author, Twenty-Seven Masters of Politics
    1950 Author, Valley Authorities
    1952 Author, How To Keep Our Liberty
    1955 Author, What Price Federal Reclamation
    1956 Co-author, The Upper Colorado Project
    1958 Author, Political Responsibility of Business Men
    1962 Author, The American Century of John C. Lincoln
      Author, The Republican Opportunity
    1966 Author, The First New Deal
    1975 Died, Phoenix, Arizona