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Register of the Laurence H. Silberman Papers, 1947-1976
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals

  • Title: Laurence H. Silberman Papers
    Date: 1947-1976
    Collection Number: 83031
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 50 manuscript boxes, 1 phonotape, 1 envelope (20.8 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, speeches and writings, memoranda, reports, studies, testimony, legal documents, printed matter, and photographs, relating to U.S. government domestic policy during the presidential administrations of Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford, labor relations, investigations of the United Mine Workers, equal employment opportunity policies, and judicial proceedings.
    Location note: Hoover Institution Archives.
    Creator: Silberman, Laurence H. (Laurence Hirsch), 1935-

    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], Laurence H. Silberman Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Biographical Note

    1935 Oct. 12 Born, York, Pennsylvania
    1964-1967 Partner, Moore, Silberman and Schulze, Honolulu, Hawaii
    1967-1968 Attorney, Appellate Division, General Counsel's Office,vNational Labor Relations Board
    1969-1970 Solicitor of Labor, United States Department of Labor
    1970-1973 Under Secretary, United States Department of Labor
    1973-1974 Partner, Steptoe and Johnson, Washington, D.C.
    1974-1975 Deputy Attorney General, United States Department of Justice
    1975-1977 Ambassador to Yugoslavia
    1977 President's Special Envoy on International Labor Organization (ILO) affairs
    1977-1978 Senior Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
    1978-1979 Managing partner, Morrison and Foerster, Washington, D.C.
    1979-1983 Executive Vice President for Legal and Government Affairs, Crocker National Bank, San Francisco, California

    Scope and Contents note

    Correspondence, speeches and writings, memoranda, reports, studies, testimony, legal documents, printed matter, and photographs, relating to U.S. government domestic policy during the presidential administrations of Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford, labor relations, investigations of the United Mine Workers, equal employment opportunity policies, and judicial proceedings.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1983.

    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 catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006.
    Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994.
    United Mine Workers of America
    United States. Dept. of Justice.
    United States. Dept. of Labor.
    Affirmative action programs.
    Justice, Administration of--United States.
    Labor policy--United States.
    Phonotapes.
    Trade-unions--United States.
    United States--Politics and government--1969-1974.
    United States--Politics and government--1974-1977.
    United States--Politics and government.