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Register of the Robert Le Baron Papers, 1946-1983
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Series Description

Box: 1

BIOGRAPHICAL FILE, 1946-1983.

Scope and Content Note

Clippings and miscellany relating to the life of Robert LeBaron, arranged alphabetically by form.
Box: 1-2

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1952-1959.

Scope and Content Note

Drafts, outlines and printed copies of speeches and lectures by Robert LeBaron, with correspondence, notes and materials relating to them, arranged chronologically by date of writing.
Box: 2-4

MILITARY LIAISON COMMITTEE FILE, 1949-1952.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, appointment books, writings and miscellany, all relating to Robert LeBaron's tenure as chairman, arranged alphabetically by form.
Box: 4

LE BARON ASSOCIATES FILE, 1955-1962.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda and writings, all relating to Robert LeBaron's tenure as consultant, arranged alphabetically by form.
Box: 4

LE BARON FOUNDATION FILE, 1967-1972?.

Scope and Content Note

Clippings, memoranda, and miscellany, all relating to Robert LeBaron's participation in the Foundation, arranged alphabetically by form.
Box: 5-6

OVERSIZE, 1949-1981.

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbooks of correspondence, clippings, music scores, photographs and miscellany.
cabinet Cassette cabinet.

PHONOTAPE, c. 1970.

Scope and Content Note

Tape recording of Robert LeBaron in interview.

Container List

 

BIOGRAPHICAL, 1946-1983

 

General

Box 1., Folder 1

Clippings, 1982

Folder 2

"The Eighth Day." Screenplay, clippings, photographs relating to Cinerama film production on atomic energy. LeBaron retained as consultant, 1956-1958

 

Biography

Folder 3

Hager, Alice. Correspondence relating to Hager's writing of biographical piece, 1957-1962

Folder 4

Root, Lin, "Robert LeBaron: Man of many Talents," n.d. Typescript

Folder 5

Root, Lin, "A People's Program," c. 1970. Draft. Includes correspondence and transcript of LeBaron interview

Folder 6

Snell, Adams, "From Business - to Bach - to Business: Bob LeBaron," May 9, 1946. Typescript

Folder 7

Death. Obituary; letter of condolence to Mrs. Robert LeBaron; remarks by Senator Mark O. Hatfield, 1983

Folder 8

Reminiscences, 1968

 

Resumes

Folder 9

General

Folder 10

Who's Who

Folder 11

Tributes. Congressional Record, October 28, 1981. In honor of 90th birthday

 

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1952-1959

Box 1., Folder 12

General. Pre-speech materials

Folder 13

Untitled, speech, Purdue University?, April 1952. Typescript. Relates to military and civilian applications of atomic energy. Includes preparatory materials

Folder 14

"Your Future in the Atomic Age," speech, The Lutheran Student Seminar, April 13, 1954. Typescript

Folder 15

Untitled, speech, YWCA, May 10, 1954. Typescript. Relates to civilian application of atomic energy

Folder 16

"The Peaceful Atom," speech, The Trane Company, May 20, 1954. Printed copy

Box 2., Folder 1

"Women and the Peaceful Atom," address, National Federation of Republican Women, September 22, 1954. Typescript

Folder 2

"The Peaceful Atom," speech, Union Collge, November 17, 1954. Outline

Folder 3

Untitled, speech, American Association for the United Nations, Inc., February 22, 1955. Outline. Relates to the development of the hydrogen bomb. Includes printed editorial: Cousins, Norman, "The Devil's Bargain Basement," Saturday Review, n.d.

Folder 4

Untitled, speech, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, February 25, 1955. Memorandum telling of the above. No prepared speech or notes

Folder 5

"Our New Frontiers," speech, Eighty-fifth Annual Commencement Address, Theil College, May 29, 1955. Typescript. Address given upon receipt of Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science. Includes draft, March 29, 1955; memorandum of The Joint Faculty-Trustee Committee on Honorary Degrees of Theil College

Folder 6

Untitled, speech, The Cosmos Club, April 11?, 1955. Outline. Relates to the civilian and military role of atomic energy

Folder 7

Untitled, speech, April 13, 1955. Outline. Relates to the civilian and military role of atomic energy. Perhaps a final draft for The Cosmos Club speech of April 11?, 1955

Folder 8

"The Atom Today: The Present Status of Peacetime Developments," speech, Gannon College Engineering Project Dinner, July 13, 1955. Draft

Folder 9

"Decision at H-Day," book proposal, July 9, 1958. Draft

 

MILITARY LIAISON COMMITTEE FILE, 1949-1954

 

Appointment books, 1951-1952

Box 2., Folder 10

1951

Folder 11

1952

Folder 12

Biographical data. Interview, correspondence, resume and clipping, 1953-1976

Folder 13

Calendar, 1954?

 

Correspondence, 1954. Includes personal correspondence

Box 3., Folder 1

General. Correspondence neither to nor from LeBaron

Folder 2

Aircraft Industries Association

Folder 3

Bancroft, Ethel

Folder 4

Bendetsen, Karl R.

Folder 5

Cammack, Howard H.

Folder 6

Campbell, Levin H.

Folder 7

Campbell, Majorie

Folder 8

Clarkson, P.W.

Folder 9

Cockcroft, J.D.

Folder 10

Cox, Carl C.

Folder 11

Crump, George Mayo

Folder 12

Dodson, Richard W.

Folder 13

Doherty, Henry A.

Folder 14

Eisenhower, D. D.

Folder 15

Fuller, Jean W.

Folder 16

Hannah, John A.

Folder 17

Ide, Chandler and Helen

Folder 18

Lawrence, E. O.

Folder 19

Luckenbach, W. F., Jr.

Folder 20

Machinery and Allied Products Institute

Folder 21

Midkiff, Frank E.

Folder 22

Moore, Ralph O.

Folder 23

Nash, Frank C.

Folder 24

Penny, William

Folder 25

Pick, Vernon

Folder 26

Poister, C. E.

Folder 27

Prentice, Howard A.

Folder 28

Ramsey, D. C.

Folder 29

Russel, James S.

Folder 30

Schuyler, C. V. R.

Folder 31

Shutt, R.

Folder 32

Solandt, Ormond

Folder 33

Steffan, Roger

Folder 34

Stewart, Charles W.

Folder 35

Strauss, Alice

Folder 36

Teleprompter of Washington, Inc.

Folder 37

Teller, Edward

Folder 38

United States Atomic Energy Commission, General Advisory Committee

Folder 39

Vesper, Howard and Ruth

Folder 40

Wilson, Charles E.

Folder 41

Wilson, R. C.

Folder 42

Winkleblack, R. K.

Folder 43

Wirth, Harold E.

Folder 44

Wright, E. K.

Folder 45

Memoranda, 1949-1954

Folder 46

Miscellany. Notes, itinerary, c. 1949

Folder 47

Press Releases, 1954

Folder 48

Printed matter. Pamphlet on particle accelerators, 1947

Folder 49

Roster. Atomic Energy Council members and Military Liaison Committee members, 1949

Folder 50

Scrapbook. Letters of resignation, clippings, memoranda, press releases, photograph, 1949-1954

 

Speeches and Writings, 1952-1954

Folder 51

Untitled, speech, Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, April 2, 1952. Typescript. Relates to atomic weaponry, its production, implementation and effect on military strategy. Includes note cards

Folder 52

Untitled, speech, September 1952. Typescript. Second draft, prepared by Coonley for distribution. Relates to atomic energy and weaponry. Includes memorandum with regard to Coonley's efforts

Folder 53

Untitled, speech, Industrial Power Development, Joint Congressional Committee (Atomic Energy), June 25, 1953. Typescript. Relates to the military and the application of atomic energy to industry

Folder 54

"Atom Power for Homes in Five Years," U.S. News and World Report, June 25, 1954. Interview with LeBaron. Printed copy. Includes correspondence with readers

 

Subject File, 1949-1954

Folder 55

Appointment as Chairman Military Liaison Committee, 1949. Memoranda, press release, correspondence, 1949-1950

Folder 56

Resignation as Chairman Military Liaison Committee, 1954. Memorandum, correspondence

Box 4., Folder 1

Security. Memorandum, 1954; Personnel Security Questionnaire, 1949?

 

LE BARON ASSOCIATES FILE, 1955-1962

Box 4., Folder 2

Biographical. Resumes

Folder 3

Correspondence, 1956. Strauss, Lewis

Folder 4

Memoranda, 1955-1962

Folder 5

Press Releases. Department of Defense?, Joint Committee on Atomic Energy

Folder 6

Prospectus

Folder 7

Roster. Committee on Commercial Uses of Atomic Energy

 

Speeches and Writings, 1955-1958

Folder 8

Untitled, essay, n.d. Typescript. Relates to industrial applications of classified research

Folder 9

"A Philosophical Approach to Long Range Atomic Investments," speech, National Industrial Conference Board Training Course, September 14, 1955. Outline and handwritten notes

Folder 10

"Investing in Industrial Atomic Energy," speech, Commercial and International Developments in Atomic Energy, Atomic Industrial Forum, September 27, 1955. Typescript, printed copy and agenda

Folder 11

"The Latin American Market Potential for Atomic Investment," speech, Atomic Energy in Industry, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., October 27, 1955. Typescript and printed copy

Folder 12

"Investment Opportunities," speech, Atomic Energy Course for Management, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., November 17, 1955. Outline

Folder 13

"Radiation's Share in the Atomic Future," speech, Quartermaster Corps Radiation and Sterilization of Foods Symposium, January 23, 1956. Typescript

Folder 14

Untitled, speech, Daystrom Presidents' Meeting, Essex Club, May 25, 1956. Outline

Folder 15

"Atomic Energy: Probable Impact on Investments," lectures, The Life Officers Investment Seminar, American Life Convention, June 18-29, 1956. Outlines for two lectures

Folder 16

"Outlook for Investment," lecture, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., October 4, 1956. Outline. Includes draft

Folder 17

Untitled, speech, The Latest Prospects for Economic Nuclear Power - II, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., March 14-15, 1957. Outline

Folder 18

"Outline for Investments," lecture, Atomic Energy Course for Management, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., April 1-6, 1957. Outline

Folder 19

"A Public Forum for National Atomic Policy," speech, District of Columbia Bar, October 8, 1957. Outline

Folder 20

"The Investment Situation in Atomic Energy," speech, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., October 11, 1957. Outline

Folder 21

"Atomic Transport," speech, "Road Gang" Group - Jim Mann, November 7, 1957. Outline

Folder 22

"What does `Sputnik' Portend?," speech, Philco International, January 31, 1958. Outline. Includes clippings, notes

Folder 23

"A New Atomic Economy," speech, Atomic Energy Management Conference, Atomic Industrial Forum, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., March 18, 1958. Typescript. Includes draft, and agenda for conference

Folder 24

Untitled, lecture, Atomic Energy Course for Management, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., April 18-19, 1958. Outline

Folder 25

"What is the Future of Commercial Radiation?," speech, Atomic Energy in Industry, 7th Annual Conference, National Industrial Conference Board, Inc., April 9, 1959. Typescript

 

Subject File

Folder 26

Atomic Energy Study Group, 1955. Correspondence, proposals, minutes, clippings

Folder 27

Security. Correspondence, memoranda, classified reports receipts, all pertaining to LeBaron's security clearance

 

LE BARON FOUNDATION FILE, 1967-1972?

Box 4., Folder 28

Clippings, 1967-1968

Folder 29

Memoranda. Handwritten, typewritten, 1968

Folder 30

Printed Matter. Annual report of the LeBaron Foundation, 1972?

 

OVERSIZE, 1949-1981

Box 5.

Scrapbook, 1950-1981. Correspondence, clippings, invitations, photographs, music scores

Box 6.

Scrapbooks, 1949-1963. Correspondence, clippings, invitations, photographs

 

PHONOTAPE, c. 1970

cassette 1

Compact cassette, 90 minutes. Tape recording of discussion between Lin Root?, Robert LeBaron and Peggy LeBaron