Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


Howland H. Sargeant Papers

Dates: 1940-1983.

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, 1947-1951; Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, 1952-1953; president, Radio Liberty Committee, Inc., 1954-1975.

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ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

Size: 8 linear feet.
Access: Open.
Copyright: The donor gave to the U.S. government the copyrights in this material and in any other material received by the U.S. government and maintained in a depository administered by the National Archives and Records Administration. Documents created by U.S. government officials in the course of their official duties are in the public domain. Copyright interest in other documents presumably belongs to the creators of those documents, or their heirs.
Processed by: Niel M. Johnson (1986).

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FOLDER TITLE LIST

    GENERAL FILE
Box 1
  • Biographical notes
  • Organizational memberships
  • Critchell Parsons, 1939-1940
  • Testimony before Senate Military Affairs Committee's subcommittee on War Mobilization, 1945
  • Investigation of German technology, 1945-1946
  • Technical Industrial Intelligence Division, 1946-1957, re German technology
  • Technical Industrial Intelligence Committee - General, 1944-1950
  • Technical Industrial Intelligence Committee Operation, 1953
  • Report: U.S. Program for Exchange of Students and Industrial Trainees, October 1, 1946
  • Yearbooks, 1949-1950
  • Notes (holograph), 1949
Box 2
  • Special Task Force, 1949 - Hoover Commission
  • Department of State - Report of the Steering Committee of Reorginazation Task Force #2 (1949)
  • Reorganization of Executive Branch of Government, 1949-1955
  • Reorganization of Executive Branch of Government, 1949-1955, re Department of State Public Affairs/Information Agency (folders 1 and 2)
  • Reports, public opinion, 1953
  • Clippings, 1946-1965
  • International Information Program, 1953
  • Printed material - misc., 1953
  • Clippings and personal papers, 1953-1954
Box 3
  • Job offers, 1954
  • Hanover Round Table, 1954
  • American Committee for Liberation from Bolshevism - and Spanish decree of 1957
  • Voice of America - IG Report, 1957-1959
  • International Affairs Seminars of Washington, 1958-1959
  • Draft manuscript - "The Representation of the United States Abroad" (chapter of), 1964
  • Ivan Franko Memorial Lecture, May 15, 1966
  • Annual Conference on International Affairs, 1967
  • American Assembly, 1967
  • Federal Trial Examiners Conference, October 27-29, 1969
  • Transcript of interview - Howland Sargeant, December 15, 1970
  • Propaganda--articles and reports (folders 1 and 2)
  • Soviet propoganda, 1971-1972
Box 4
  • 1971 Conference: Soviet Policies and Related Developments in Latin America and Implications for U.S. Interests
  • Stanton Commission report, 1975
  • Documents and articles on the Soviet Union, 1977-1978, 1981
  • Dana Lamb luncheon, and Center for Advanced International Studies, 1976-1977
  • Isaac Levine, 1981
    CORRESPONDENCE FILE
  • Correspondence with Grace Sargeant (mother of Howland)
  • Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs, State Department, 1947-1950
  • Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs, State Department, 1951
  • Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, 1952
  • The Cook Report, 1950-1953
Box 5
  • Misc., 1953
  • Soviet jamming of Voice of America broadcasts
  • Letters received, 1970
  • Center for Strategic International Studies, 1976
    INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION
  • 1951-1952 (folders 1 and 2)
  • 1953-1954 (folders 1 and 2)
    UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC, AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION
  • Memoranda and report, 1948
  • 1949
  • 1951
  • 1952
Box 6
  • General Conference, 1952 - Paris (folders 1 and 2)
  • Puerto Rico, 1953
  • Executive Committee meeting, and appraisal of UNESCO, 1952-1953
  • Conference - Florence, Italy, 1950
  • Photo album (photos transferred to AV)
  • Conference - Florence, Italy, 1950 - scapbook sheets
Box 7
  • UNESCO - Paris, 1966
    SPEECH FILE
    "Master" File
  • 1940-1951
  • 1952 (folders 1 and 2)
Box 8
  • 1952 (folder 3)
  • 1956
  • 1957
  • 1958
    General File
  • 1940
  • 1947
  • 1948
  • 1949
  • 1950
  • 1950 - references
Box 9
  • 1951
  • 1952 (three folders)
  • 1953
  • 1954
  • 1955
  • 1957
  • 1958
Box 10
  • 1959-1961
  • 1962
  • 1963
  • 1966
  • 1967
  • 1966-1967 - Fletcher School of Law and Diplomancy
  • 1967 - Lever International Advertising Service
  • 1967-1969 - "Democracy v. Communism"
Box 11
  • 1968-1969 - ROTC enrichment program
  • 1969-1970 - Speeches to ROTC
  • 1969-1970
  • 1970 - Century Association
    RADIO LIBERTY FILE
    General File
  • 1956
  • 1959-1963
  • 1964-1966
  • 1967-1973
  • September 1971-February 1972 - "Notes on Survival"
Box 12
  • Congress and Radio Liberty, 1973 (folders 1 and 2)
  • Washington, D.C., 1969-1976
  • Radio Liberty and the Ukraine, 1974
  • Consolidation with Radio Free Europe, 1974
  • 1974
  • January-February 1975
  • 1976
Box 13
  • January-March 1977
  • April-June 1977
  • John Scott reports (folders 1 and 2)
  • John Scott correspondence
  • Meetings, June-November 1976
  • Incorporation documents of Radio Liberty/Radio Free Europe, 1976
  • Freedom House, 1980
  • Public Broadcasting, 1971-1976
Box 14
  • Public Broadcasting, 1977-1983
  • Board for International Broadcasting, 1979-1983 (folders 1 and 2)
  • Pensions and benefits, 1983
  • Isaac Patch, 1982-1983
    Chronological File
  • August-October 1970
  • November-December 1970
  • January-March 1971
Box 15
  • April-June 1971
  • July-September 1971
  • October-December 1971
  • January-March 1972
  • April-June 1972
  • July-September 1972
  • October-December 1972
Box 16
  • January-March 1973
  • April-June 1973
  • July-September 1973
  • October-December 1973
  • January-February 1974
  • March-April 1974
  • May-June 1974
Box 17
  • July-September 1974
  • October-November 1974
  • December 1974
  • January 1975
  • February-March 1975
  • April-May 1975
  • June 1975
    Senator Case Bill File
Box 18
  • January-April 1971
  • May 1971
  • June 1971 (folders 1 and 2)
  • July 1971
Box 19
  • August-September 1971
  • October 1971
  • November-December 1971
  • 1971 - General
  • January-March 1972
    William Benton File
Box 20
  • September 1947-January 1953
  • March 1965-December 1969
  • September 1970-June 1973
    Audio-Tape File
  • (Cross-reference sheet - Transferred to AV Section)

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