CARL ALBERT COLLECTION
DEPARTMENTAL SERIES
Box and Folder Inventory

Box 1

Box 2: Interior (1947) - Veterans Administration (1947)

F 1: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Coal/Asphalt/Oil.

Sale of Choctaw-Chickasaw Land; failure of voters to receive ballots.

F 2: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Coal/Asphalt/Oil.

Sale of Choctaw-Chickasaw Land.

F 3: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Coal/Asphalt/Oil.

Sale of Choctaw-Chickasaw Land.

F 4: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Coal/Asphalt/Oil.

Sale of Choctaw-Chickasaw Land.

F 5: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Coal/Asphalt/Oil.

Sale of Choctaw-Chickasaw Land.

F 6: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Coal/Asphalt/Oil.

Sale of Choctaw-Chickasaw Land.  News release; newspaper clipping; House Resolution 149.

F 7: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Education and Health.

Reduction in appropriations, concern for and effect of.  Includes program for Wheelock Academy Commencement Exercises.

F 8: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Education and Health.

Reduction in appropriations, concern for and effect of.

F 9: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Education and Health.

Reduction in appropriations, concern for and effect of.  Includes resolution.

F 10: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Education and Health.

Reduction in appropriations; news release by Interior Department and House Appropriations Committee.

F 11: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Education and Health.

Reduction in appropriations.  Printed materials: "Effect of Indian Education Appropriation Reduction on Public School Contracts" and "Reducing Indian Education by One-Third."  Includes monetary and student statistical information and hand- written notes.  Correspondence include letter to E. H.  Moore.

F 12: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Education and Health.

Reduction in appropriations.  CA's remarks and statements. 

F 13: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Education and Health.

Reduction in appropriations.  House Report: "Interior Department Appropriations Bill, 1948."

F 14: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Employment.

Requests for employment, changes in position, and effects of reduced appropriations on.

F 15: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Field Clerks' Offices.

Threatened removal of both personnel and offices.

F 16: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Bonds, sale of.

F 17: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Doctors for Indians, Atoka County, concern for.

F 18: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Estate of Dennis Impson, deceased, Choctaw Roll Number 5255.

F 19: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Requests for information, including roll numbers of Indians.

F 20: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Legal protection for Indians, concern for.

F 21: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Newspaper clippings.

F 22: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Number of Choctaw and Chickasaw Indians on rolls, including the Mississippi Choctaws.

F 23: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Printed material: "Reforms of the Indian Office and Withdrawal of the Federal Supervision over Indian Affairs," by Ruth F. Kirk.

F 24: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  General.

Request for assistance to purchase automobiles; response to derogatory remarks by U. S. Representative Lowell Stockman (Oregon); inheritance, regulations concerning allotments.  Includes newspaper clippings.

F 25: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Homesteads.

Taxation of Indian homesteads.  Memorandum attached giving history of government action.

F 26: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Land.

Sale of Indian mineral land to individual, difficulty in.

F 27: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  List.

Physicians in Third District who were employed either full-time or part-time specifically for the needs of Indians.

F 28: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Map.

F 29: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Memoranda.

F 30: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Miscellaneous.

F 31: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Reductions in Appropriations.

General reduction.  Includes Oklahoma City District Office newsletter to tribal leaders and others in the state.

F 32: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Resolution.

Oklahoma State Senate resolution, re taxation of certain Indian properties, urging uniform plan on land immune from state taxation.

F 33: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Restrictions on sale of Indian land.

Concerns about restrictions.  Includes list of suggestions from constituent and notification to constituents, passage of House Resolution 3173.

F 34: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Tribal Government.  Restrictions on sale of Indian land.

Concerns about restrictions; notification to constituents re passage of H. R. 3173.

F 34b: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Land Management, Bureau of.

Employment request; regulation on right-of-way through land of the Five Civilized Tribes near McAlester, Oklahoma.

F 35: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Land Management, Bureau of.

Vacant public land, includes publication and bill re the Interior Department.

F 36: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Mines, Bureau of.

Employment request.

F 37: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Mines, Bureau of.

Information request.

F 38: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Mines, Bureau of.

McAlester Mine Safety Station, removal of to Fort Smith, Arkansas, concern for.

F 39: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Mines, Bureau of.

Mine safety and the death of miners at Haileyville and Centralia, Illinois; geological survey and constituent concern for safety regulations.  Includes S. J. Res.  130, H. J. Res. 244, and CA's personal handwritten notes.

F 40: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Mines, Bureau of.

Unemployment compensation and Employment Services, concern for by Associated Industries of Oklahoma.  Includes statistical table, "Statement Showing Earnings of Employees of Windsor Coal Company."

F 41: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Reclamation, Bureau of.  General.

Denison Dam.

F 42: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Reclamation, Bureau of.  Settlement Opportunities.

Request for information on homestead entry.

F 43: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Reclamation, Bureau of.  Settlement Opportunities.

Printed material by Department on agricultural settlement in Alaska, homesteading opportunities in Matanuska Valley, land settlement along the Alaska Highway, statement of Secretary on H. R. 1886 and H. R. 1977, and Bulletin No. 2, Alaska, disposal and leasing of public land.

F 44: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Reclamation, Bureau of.  Settlement Opportunities.

Printed matter, brochures, form application blank and information forms.

F 45: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Territories and Island Possessions, Division of.

Employment in Alaska, request for information.

F 46: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Fish and Wildlife Service.

Fish, allotment for.

F 47: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Fish and Wildlife Service.

Predator and rodent control; boat fees on state property; biological investigation funding.

F 48: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Geological Survey.

Appropriations, concern for.  Includes letter from CA to U. S. Senator Elmer Thomas.

F 49: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Geological Survey.

Information requests.  Includes three maps showing coal deposits in and around the Choctaw-Chickasaw segregated lands.

F 50: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Geological Survey.

Printed material, "Changes in Map Prices" and news release.

F 51: Interior, Department of the (1947).  National Park Service.

Appropriations; recreational resources and concessions on Lake Texoma and Denison Dam (Texas); installation of generator at dam; lands submerged by construction of Denison Dam.  Includes newspaper clipping and forms, "Business Concession Permit."  Correspondents include U. S. Senator Elmer Thomas.

F 52: Interior, Department of the (1947).  National Park Service.

Employment requests.

F 53: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Oil and Gas Division.

Shortage of oil country pipe; constituent comment on future of oil production; copy of editorial from National Petroleum News.

F 54: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Southwestern Power Administration.

Opposition to continued government financing.

F 55: Interior, Department of the (1947).  Southwestern Power Administration.

Opposition to continued government financing.

F 56: Interstate Commerce Commission (1947).  Commodities.

Interstate transport of.

F 57: Interstate Commerce Commission (1947).  Commodities.

Unequal freight rates, complaint of.  Includes bulletin, "The Competitive Problems of Commodity Freight Rates," published by W. B. Langford, Research Assistant, Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas.

F 58: Interstate Commerce Commission (1947).  Railroads.

Rumors of abandonment of rail line from Madill, Oklahoma, to Hope, Arkansas.

F 59: Justice, Department of (1947).  Dairy Industry.

Constituent complaint alleging monopoly control.

F 60: Justice, Department of (1947).  Employment.

Request for transfer from Office of Indian Affairs to Department of Justice.

F 61: Justice, Department of (1947).  Immigration and Naturalization Service.

Extension of temporary stay and immigration, requests for.  Includes form for application to extend time of temporary stay.

F 62: Justice, Department of (1947).  Alien Property, Office of.

"Italian Dollar Bonds," information; request for in order to file claim.  Includes printed material, instructions for filing claims.

F 63: Justice, Department of (1947).  Parole Board.

Violation of the National Motor Vehicle Theft Act.

F 64: Justice, Department of (1947).  Real Estate.

Complaint by constituent of Department's action taken against the National Association of Real Estate Boards.

F 65: Labor, Department of (1947).  Labor Statistics, Bureau of.

Information request.

F 66: Labor, Department of (1947).  Congressional Record.

a. "New Labor Act."

b. "The Truth about the New Labor Law."

F 67: Labor, Department of (1947).  Labor Standards, Division of.

Funds, reduction in Women's Bureau and Division of Labor Standards; information request.

F 68: Labor, Department of (1947).  Veterans' Employment Rights, Division of.

Transferring responsibility for administration of.  Brochure attached, "A Veteran's Right to His Old Job."

F 69: Labor, Department of (1947).  Miscellaneous.

F 70: Labor, Department of (1947).  Newspaper clippings.

F 71: Labor, Department of (1947).  Taft-Hartley Law.

Labor and constituent reaction to.  Includes publication, "The Labor Management Relations (Taft-Hartley) Act, 1947."

F 72: Maritime Commission (1947).  General.

Information request.

F 73: National Housing Agency (1947-1948).  Federal Housing Administration.

Victory Park, McAlester, Oklahoma, concern over disposal of.

F 74: National Housing Agency (1947-1948).  Federal Housing Administration.

Victory Park, McAlester, Oklahoma, concern over disposal of.

F 75: National Housing Agency (1946-1947).  Federal Home Loan Bank Administration.

Legislation of the Home Owner's Loan Corporation, progress of.  Includes printed material, "Outline of Functions" and closing of Dallas Regional Office.

F 76: National Housing Agency (1947).  Housing Expediter.

Building and construction.  Includes correspondence with U. S. Representative Paul Stewart.

F 77: National Housing Agency (1947).  Housing Expediter.

Building and construction.

F 78: National Housing Agency (1947).  Housing Expediter.

General. Includes C.I.O. publication, Economic Outlook, "Congress Reneges on a Housing Program."

F 79: National Housing Agency (1947).  Housing Expediter.

News release; surplus war materials and equipment, requests for.

F 80: National Housing Agency (1947).  Housing Expediter.

Rent control and regulations.  Includes forms, "Tenant's Statement" and "Landlord's Statement of Rents Collected."

F 81: National Housing Agency (1947).  Housing Expediter.

Surplus material, desire to purchase.

F 82: National Labor Relations Board (1947).  Wagner Act.

CA's appointment to Board, support for.

F 83: National Munitions Control Board (1947).  Water shortage in Wister, Oklahoma.

F 84: Navy, Department of the (1947).  Ardmore Naval Reserve Unit.

Request for and rejection of unit.

F 85: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Ammunition Depot.

Discharge of medical officer to serve as doctor in Poteau, Oklahoma.  Includes copy of minutes of meeting of Poteau Chamber of Commerce.

F 86: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Ammunition Depot.

New wage scale, concern for and reaction to.  Includes "Summary of Navy Department Wage Survey," "NAD Wage Scale," and notarized petitions from the McAlester Veterans of Foreign Wars.

F 87: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Ammunition Depot.

New wage scale, concern for and reaction to.  Includes newspaper clippings.  Correspondents include John L. Sullivan (Secretary of the Navy).

F 88: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Ammunition Depot.

Embezzlement of government property, allegations and investigation.  Correspondents include J. Edgar Hoover.

F 89: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Ammunition Depot.

Surplus property, request for oak flooring.

F 90: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Reserve Armory.

Plans for, construction, and processing of.

F 91: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Reserve Armory.

Plans for, construction, and processing of.  Includes list of enlisted personnel, naval reserve, in McAlester.

F 92: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Reserve Armory.

Plans for, construction of, and processing of.  Includes handwritten notes.

F 93: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Reserve.

Civil Celebration of.  Includes copy of minutes from Advisory Council, U. S. Naval Reserve, McAlester.  Includes correspondence with James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy.

F 94: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Reserve.

Streets, construction, request for.

F 95: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Reserve.

Employment requests.

F 96: Navy, Department of the (1947).  McAlester Naval Reserve.  General.

F 97: Navy, Department of the (1947).  Marine Corps.

Mistreatment of men, constituents' allegations of, in Guam.

F 98: Navy, Department of the (1947).  Naval Air Technical Training Center, Norman, Oklahoma.

Surplus property, requests for bleachers.  Includes correspondence with George L. Cross.

F 99: Navy, Department of the (1947).  Naval Reserve.  General.

Correspondents include U. S. Representative W. G. Andrews (New York) and James Forrestal (Secretary of the Navy).

F 100: Navy, Department of the (1947).  Naval Reserve.

Printed matter; discharges and dismissal, regulations and procedures of; forms, "Discharge Review Petition."

F 101: Panama Canal (1947).  Employment requests.

F 102: Office of Price Administration (1947).  Meat.

Subsidy; excess slaughter, problems of.

F103: Office of Price Administration (1947).  Rent Control.

Federal regulations and lease cancellation.

F104: Office of Price Administration (1947).  Sugar.

Rationing and allotments for.  Includes forms.

F 104b: Reconstruction Finance Corporation (1947).

Correspondence re: loans or loan applications for Bokchito, Oklahoma; Kaiser Company; McAlester Democrat; Thomas M. Fraser; Hillard Calhoun; and Marshall Sweet.

F 105: Smithsonian Institution (1947).  American Ethnology, Bureau of.

Choctaw Dictionary, requests for.

F 106: State, Department of (1947).  Controls, Office of.  Passport requests.

F 107: State, Department of (1947).  Foreign Service, Office of.  General.

F 108: State, Department of (1947).  Foreign Service, Office of.  Printed Matter.

Educational information for overseas study -- Britain, England, and Italy.

F 109: State, Department of (1947).  Foreign Service, Office of.  Printed Matter.

Educational information for overseas study -- Paris TWCA Study Center, Sweden, and Switzerland.

F 110: State, Department of (1947).  Foreign Service, Office of.  Printed Matter.

"The Foreign Service of the United States."  General information, laws, and regulations.

F 111: State, Department of (1947).  Foreign Service, Office of.  Printed Matter.

Veterans, foreign studies.  Includes two forms.

F 112: State, Department of (1947).  Foreign Service, Office of.  Printed Matter.

General; foreign service and jobs outside the United States.

F 113: State, Department of (1947).  Visa Division.

Assistance and difficulty in obtaining visas.

F 114: State, Department of (1947).  Visa Division.

Printed material and form letter, "International Freedom of Information."  Includes press release.

F 115: State, Department of (1947).  Visa Division.

Printed material; general information regarding visas for immigrants.  Includes House Res. 2910.

F 116: Tariff Commission, U. S. (1947).  Miscellaneous.

F 117: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  Internal Revenue, Bureau of.  Alcohol Tax Unit.

Personnel, transfer of.  Includes list of co-operative officers by county.

F 118: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  Internal Revenue, Bureau of.

Employment, request for and support of existing personnel.

F 119: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  Internal Revenue, Bureau of.

Expenditures for OKC office, discussion of.  Includes periodical, "The Bulletin" (January, 1947).

F 120: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  Internal Revenue, Bureau of.

Income tax; gifts, complaints about Bureau changes.  Includes case study re additional income and tax liability.

F 121: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  Internal Revenue, Bureau of.

Information requests.

F 122: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  Internal Revenue, Bureau of.

Victory tax, request for refund of.

F 123: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  Claims.

Claims against Mexican government and of an unlawfully cashed check.

F 124: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  General.

F 125: Treasury, Department of the (1947).  Savings Bonds.

F 126: United Nations (1947).

United Nations Club (includes brochure describing its function) and invitation; UNESCO conference.

F 127: Veterans Administration (1947).  Employment.

Employment requests.  Includes printed material on National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week.

F 128: Veterans Administration (1947).  General.

F 129: Veterans Administration (1947).  General.

F 130: Veterans Administration (1947).  General.

F 131: Veterans Administration (1947).  General.

F 132: Veterans Administration (1947).  Hospital facilities.

Need for.

F 133: Veterans Administration (1947).  Hospital facilities.

Need for.  Includes reprint of "Hospitals, Now;" brief of proposed site for V.A. hospital at McAlester, Oklahoma. Includes mimeographed letter to V.A. personnel from Omar N. Bradley.

F 134: Veterans Administration (1947).  Petitions.

Petitions asking for investigation into new adjusted wage scale.  Form letter. 

F 135: Veterans Administration (1947).  Post War Imprisonment of Veterans.

Concern for such imprisonment.  Includes letter from James W. Curley (Mayor, Boston, Massachusetts) and mimeo- graphed copy of letter from Curley to President Harry S. Truman.

F 136: Veterans Administration (1947).  Printed Matter.

"Putting the Bonus to Work to Build Homes for Veterans at a Saving."

F 137: Veterans Administration (1947).  Roads, request for funds.

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