Preliminary Inventory to the James Ford Bell Papers, 1917-1930

Processed by The Hoover Institution staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Erin NhaMinerva
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Fax: (650) 725-3445
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory to the James Ford Bell Papers, 1917-1930

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:
The Hoover Institution staff
Encoded by:
Erin NhaMinerva
© 2000 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: James Ford Bell Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1917-1930
Collection number: 57003
Creator: Bell, James Ford, 1879-1961
Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, reports, financial statements, and photographs, relating to the U.S. Food Administration and the 1928 Herbert Hoover political campaign in Minnesota. Correspondents include Herbert Hoover and Rudolph Lee.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James Ford Bell Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

United States. Food Administration.
Presidents--United States--Election--1928.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1914-1918--Food question.
World War, 1914-1918--United States.
Minnesota--Politics and government.
United States--Politics and government.
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964.
Lee, Rudolph.

Biography

American business executive; chairman, Milling Division, U.S. Food Administration,
Date: 1917-1918.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, diaries, reports, financial statements, and photographs, relating to the United States Food Administration and the 1928 Herbert Hoover political campaign in Minnesota. Correspondents include Herbert Hoover and Rudolph Lee.

Container List

Box 1., Folder 1

Printed matter: Report of ETA Mission to Poland, 1919-1922; Supplement to Grain and Flour Statistics during the War, 1920; ARA Bulletin, 1923 September

Folder 2

Articles, pamphlets, and miscellany by and about Herbert Hoover and about the U.S. Food Administration, 1918-1947

Folder 3

Correspondence between Herbert Hoover and James Ford Bell, 1917-1921

Folder 4

Overseas trip, 1918 July-October

Folder 5

Overseas trip - Germany

Folder 6

Overseas trip - Central Europe

Folder 7

Overseas trip - "Pact of Rome"

Folder 8

Overseas trip - France and England

Folder 9

Overseas trip - Reports (confidential)

Folder 10

Overseas trip - Russia

Folder 11

Overseas trip - Italy

Folder 12

Print depicting members of the Milling Division of the U.S. Food Administration, ca. 1918

Box 2.

Political correspondence relating mainly to Herbert Hoover's 1928 campaign, particularly in Minnesota, 1928-1930

Box 3.

Diaries of James Ford Bell, 1917-1918