CARL ALBERT COLLECTION
DEPARTMENTAL SERIES
Box and Folder Inventory

Box 19

Box 20: Interstate Commerce Commission (1954) - Agriculture (1955).

F 1: Interstate Commerce Commission (1954).  General Correspondence.

Topics include:  notice of hearings regarding rate change, and Interstate Trucking Permits.

F 2: Interior, Department of the (1954).  General.

Correspondence:  re:  notification that a map depicting existing and active authorized water resource development projects.

F 3: Interior, Department of the (1954).  Defense Minerals Exploration Administration.

Request for data pertaining to this program.

F 4: Interior, Department of the (1954).  Fish and Wildlife Service.

Requests for data and publications concerning raising game birds, minnows, information on low dams, smoking fish and propagating bullfrogs.

F 5: Interior, Department of the (1954).  Geological Survey:  Requests for Publications.

Publications requested:  Geological Information of Midland, and Andrews County Texas, and Lea County, New Mexico.

F 6: Interior, Department of the (1954-1955).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  General Requests.

Request for information on Acts of Congress with reference to conveyances by restricted Indians, information on land restrictions, restrictions on members of the Five Civilized Tribes of Oklahoma, Job Availability for Indians, purchasing land, Tribal Payments, Welfare Checks, oil leases, and a request for secretarial order number 2508.

F 7: Interior, Department of the (1954).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  American Indian Institute (Oklahoma University).

Letter asking support for slow withdrawal of Government support for American Indians.

F 8: Interior, Department of the (1954-1955).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Cherokee.  Individual Requests and Cases.

Topics:  re:  Postage rate increases, land allotments, and names on tribal rolls.

F 9: Interior, Department of the (1954).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Chickasaw.  Governor.

a. Correspondence:  re:  Governor of the Chickasaw Nation.

b. Resolution:  Choctaw and Chickasaw Confederation - Section of Governor (September 6, 1954).

F 10: Interior, Department of the (1954).  Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Chickasaw.  Individual requests and cases.

Topics include:  land rental restrictions, heirship claims; and sale of lands.

F 11: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Choctaw Tribe.

Topics include:  conveyance of lands for Texoma in 1941, claims of Mississippi Choctaws, Attorney's contract in claims case, Principal Chief, per capita payments, leasing of Tribal Lands.

F 12: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Choctaw.  Individual requests and cases.

Topics include:  land restriction changes, and complete removal of restrictions.

F 13: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Creek.

Topics relate to Principal Chief, and per capita payments.

F 14: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Jones Academy.

Status Change of Jones Academy.

F 15: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Education:  Oklahoma Contract for Indian Education.

Topics re:  deals with contract and addition of $20,000 more.

F 16: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Five Civilized Tribes:  Inter Tribal Council.

a. Correspondence:  re:  continuance of Principal Officers.

b. Resolution:  Inter-Tribal Council, Five Civilized Tribes, Increase in Congressional Appropriations.  (October 13, 1954).

c. Resolution:  Inter-tribal Council, Five Civilized tribes - Retention of Present Officials' Positions (July 14, 1954).

d. Resolution:  Inter-Tribal Council, Five Civilized Tribes - Continuation and Preservation of Tribal Entity in regard to Position of Principal Chief (October 18, 1954)>

F 17: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Health Problems:  General.

Correspondence and statements on the hospitals and medical care programs.

F 18: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of:  Health Programs:  Claremore Indian Hospital.

a. Correspondence:  re:  closing of Claremore Indian Hospital.

b. Resolution:  Inter-Tribal Council Supports the Claremore Indian Hospital's Continuance.  (January 13, 1954).

c. Resolution:  Creek Tribal Council Supports the Claremore Indian Hospital's Continuance.  (January 28, 1954).

F 19: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Health Programs:  Indian Hospital Jurisdiction.

a. Correspondence:  re:  transfer of authority of medical service from Bureau of Indian Affairs to the Public Health Service.

b. Resolution, Oklahoma Congressional Delegation.  Support for Indian Health Care.

F 20: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of.

Topics re:  deal with closure of Kiowa Hospital in Lawton.

F 21: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Health Programs:  Talihina Hospital Programs.

Topics include:  Resident Pastor for the Hospital, admission to Talihina Hospital and why it was dented for a Constituent, and proposed closing of Talihina Indian Hospital.

F 22: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of.  Health Programs:  Talihina Hospital:  Employment Applications.

Topics are all requests for employment at Talihina Hospital.

F 23: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of.

Indian Affairs Manual, Vol. I, Chapter 4:  "Delegations of Authority."

F 24: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of: Muskogee Office.

Topics Cover disbursement of Choctaw/Chickasaw funds, Personnel, voting question.

F 25: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of: Oklahoma Area Office Consolidation.

Topics include:  request for a delay by the Secretary of the Interior in making 4 decision, consolidation of Muskogee and Anadarko Offices of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

F 26: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of: Mineral Rights.

Topics:  re:  removal of supervision of Osage oil rights.

F 27: Interior, Department of the (1954). Indian Affairs, Bureau of: Reorganization Plans for the Bureau.

a. Correspondence:  re:  reorganization of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

b. Release:  Department of Interior:  "Survey Team Recommends Indian Bureau Changes."  (January 19, 1954).

c. Survey Report:  Department of the Interior:  "Survey Report on the Bureau of Indian Affairs."  (January 6, 1954).

F 28: Interior, Department of the (1954). Land Management, Bureau of:  Requests for information.

Topics:  re:  requests for specific maps, sections of land, and information on delayed decision regarding public land usage.

F 29: Interior, Department of the (1954). Mines, Bureau of:  Requests for Information and Service.

Topics:  re:  tools for finding precious metals, and information on mineral assaying.

F 30: Interior, Department of the (1954). National Park Service.

Topics:  re:  private encroachment on public lands, and Iwo-Jima Statue.

F 31: Interior, Department of the (1954). National Park Service:  Platt National Park.

a. Booklet:  Department of the Interior:  "Platt National Park Oklahoma."

b. Report:  Department of the Interior:  "State Parks, Areas, Acreage, and Accommodations."  (December 31, 1950).

c. Report:  Department of the Interior:  "List of Agencies Administering State Parks and Related Recreation Areas."  (August 1953).

d. Report:  Department of Interior:  "State Park Statistics, 1953."  (July 1954).

F 32: Interior, Department of the (1954). Reclamation, Bureau of:  Oklahoma Irrigation Projects.

Topics:  re:  irrigation projects along the Red River and other areas in Oklahoma.

F 33: Interior, Department of the (1954). Southwestern Power Administration:  Relations with Rural Electric Cooperatives.

Correspondents include:  Robert S. Kerr and Mike Monroney.

F 33b: Justice, Department of (1954). General

F 34: Justice, Department of (1953-1954).  Parole, Board of:  Individual Cases.

Topics:  re:  request for assistance in obtaining a parole.

F 35: Justice, Department of (1954).  Prisons, Bureau of:  Employment.

Topics:  re:  reinstatement of Former Federal Employee.

F 36: Justice, Department of (1954).  Immigration and Naturalization Service:  Program and Offices.

a. Correspondence:  re:  changes in immigration and naturalization service area office, deportation of illegal aliens.

b. Copy of the Rules of Procedure For A Judiciary Subcommittee.

F 37: Justice, Department of (1954).  Immigration and Naturalization Service:  Constituent requests and cases.

Topics:  re:  change of schools by foreign student and the legalities of said change; question on citizenship and naturalization; problems and quotas for obtaining U. S. visas. Correspondents include:  Consulate General in Frankfurt West Germany.

F 38: Labor, Department of (1954).  General Programs and Personnel.

a. Correspondence:  re:  relationship between labor, management and government, labor departmental inquiries; visiting delegation of Greek Industrialists; closing of filed offices of Apprenticeship Bureau; and trading fund agreements. Correspondents include:  Secretary of Labor.

b. Newsletter:  Tulsa Labor News:  "Trading Fund Agreement and Annual Budget."  (November 1954).

F 39: Labor, Department of (1954).  General:  requests.

Correspondence:  re:  assistance requested in expediting approval of a building project; information of pay scale to be used at Tinker Air Force Base's new construction project.

F 40: Labor, Department of (1954).  Unemployment.

Correspondence:  re:  Group IV (rating) Labor Surplus Areas in Eastern Oklahoma; possibilities for obtaining federal aid to relieve economic problems in the state.

F 41: Library of Congress (1954).  Operation of Reference Service; Data for Members of Congress, New Librarian.

a. Correspondence:  re:  expenditures for Library of Congress; surplus books, and submittal of poems by Members of Congress.

b. Report:  Library of Congress:  "Long Range Agricultural Policy."  (March 15, 1954).

c. Hearing:  Committee on Rules and Administration, United States Senate:  "Nominations of Lawrence Quincy Mumford to be Librarian of Congress."  83rd Congress, 2nd Session (July 26, 1954).

F 42: Library of Congress (1954).  General requests for information.

Correspondence/Requests:  re:  federal land grants; number of Federal district courts functioning; official photographs of Washington notables; list of Governors and Lt. Governors of South Carolina; scholarships offered by various universities; places to sell old magazines; communist organizations, Franklin Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson; industry subsidies, blood banks; mahogany plywood; Acadians removed from Nova Scotia; land ownership question; protective tariffs, new conference room in the Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Supreme Court; parliamentary procedure; old books and their monetary value; candidates running for National Office; recent tax legislation; Declaration of Independence; number of retired Americans; proposed statehood for Alaska and Hawaii; employment of government firemen; grand juries; The Members of Congress; flags of Massachusetts and the American Virgin Islands, and Florida; diplomatic relations with Communist China; Members of the President Cabinet; and lands formerly belonging to Indians.

F 43: National Guard (1954).  Forty-Fifth Division Resolutions in Favor of Universal Military Training and Opposing Recognition of Red-China.

F 44: National Security Council (1954).  Central Intelligence Agency:  Employment Request.

F 45: Navy, Department of the (1954).  General.

a. Correspondence:  re:  cover markets for non-glare fluorescent light bulbs; notice of enclosed publications.

b. Newsletter:  Department of the Navy:  "The Navy Conservationist."  (July 1954 and August 1954).

c. List of selected and principal and alternate candidates for the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps.

F 46: Navy, Department of the (1954).  General:  Requests.

Correspondence:  re:  employment; legal assistance.

F 47: Navy, Department of the (1954).  Naval Intelligence.  Guantanamo By Naval Base, Cuba.

Correspondence:  re:  accusations of communist activities at Guantanamo Naval Base in Cuba.

F 48: Navy, Department of the (1954).  Naval Ammunition Depot, McAlester:  Truck Traffic.

Correspondence:  re:  dangerous practices employed by truck drivers going in and out of the Naval Ammunition Depot, McAlester.

F 49: Navy, Department of the (1954).  Naval Ammunition Depot, McAlester:  Individual requests, cases, and personnel policies.

Correspondence:  re:  disciplinary measures for employee absences, reductions in force, requests for employment, employment retention rights, questions on overtime, working on Sundays; contract problems with the Naval Ammunition Depot, fire truck acquisition; and building condemned by the Navy.

F 50: Post Office, Department (1954).

Correspondence:  re:  establishment of a postal terminal at Tulsa or Oklahoma City.

F 51: President's Committee on Employment of the Physically Handicapped (1954).  General.

Correspondence:  re:  Parade and exhibition relating to handicapped's progress.

F 52: Railroad Retirement Board (1954).

Correspondence:  re:  removal of certain positions from Civil Service Register.

F 53: Railroad Retirement Board (1954).  Individual cases/requests.

Correspondence:  re:  clarification of retirement program; earnings limit while on retirement; change of beneficiary; request for 12 years of retirement credit.

F 53b: Selective Service System (1954).

a. List of employees.

F 54: Small Business Administration (1954).  General.

a. Correspondence:  re:  establishment of a procurement center.

b. Booklet:  "U. S. Government Purchasing Directory" (March 1954).

c. Release:  List of loan recipients.

d. Release:  "Public Statement of Loan Policy and Explanation of Loan Procedures."  (December 1953).

e. Application forms.

f. Statement:  "Text Substitution" (February 17, 1954).

g. Pamphlet:  "Management Aids for Small Business."  (August 1954).

h. Pamphlet:  University of Oklahoma:  "Executives Conference on Management of Small Business."  (October 27-28, 1954).

i. Pamphlet:  "Public Statement of Loan Policy:  Explanation of Loan Procedures."

j. Pamphlet:  "The Bank - S.B.A. Participation Plan."  (April 1954).

F 55: Small Business Administration (1954).  Individual requests and cases.

Correspondence:  re:  loans; employment positions.

F 56: State, Department of (1954).  General.

Correspondence:  re:  registration of correspondence sent by diplomatic pouch.

F 57: State, Department of (1954). 

Correspondence:  re:  Church of Christ Missionaries in Italy.

F 58: State, Department of (1954).  Miscellaneous Requests.

Correspondence:  re:  deals with death of U.S. citizen in India and charges for shipping his remains home; birth of relative in Germany; question of currency exchange; redemption of German Mark Bonds; adoption of foreign born relative; and employment with the State Department.

F 59: State, Department of (1954).  Passport requests.

Correspondence:  re:  passport materials.

F 60: State, Department of (1954).  Visas.

Correspondence:  re:  requests for visas.

F 61: Tennessee Valley Authority (1954).  Requests.

Correspondence:  re:  Purchase of Oklahoma coal for the Tennessee Valley Authority.

F 61b: Treasury, Department of (1954). Bureau of Narcotics.

Employee list request.

F 62: Treasury, Department of the (1954).  Comptroller, Office of the:  Individual requests.

Correspondence:  re:  lost insurance policy and savings account of a constituent.

F 63: Treasury, Department of the (1954).  Customs, Bureau of:  Individual requests.

Correspondence:  re:  clarification of tariff laws with respect to duty rendered on clothing shipped from Korea to the United States; deportation of illegal cattle back to Mexico.

F 64: Treasury, Department of the (1954).  Internal Revenue Service:  General.

Correspondence:  re:  requests for publications of new tax laws.

F 65: Treasury, Department of the (1954).  Internal Revenue Service:  Individual requests and cases.

Correspondence:  re:  information request on "offer in compromise"; tax refunds.

F 66: Treasury, Department of the (1954).  Internal Revenue Service:  Internal Revenue Code.

Correspondence:  re:  purported discrepancies in the Internal Revenue Code (includes copy of lawsuit and judgement as an example).

F 67: Treasury, Department of the (1954).  Internal Revenue Service:  Personnel.

Correspondence:  re:  one tax collector whose job is threatened by cutbacks and on collector whose been accused of discrimination against blacks and poor people.

F 68: United Nations (1954).  General.

Correspondence:  re:  requests for data on the United Nations; questionnaire answers; copy of the United Nations Charter.

F 68b: United States Civil Service (1954). Various correspondence.

F 69: Veterans Administration (1954).  Home Loans.

Correspondence:  re:  consolidation of Veterans Administration Loan Department with the Federal Housing Administration Loan Department; direct veteran loans; more loan program and insurance matters.

F 70: Veterans Administration (1954).  Personnel

Correspondence:  re:  notice of appointment of a new manager of the regional office of the Veterans Administration. 

F 71: Veterans Administration (1954).  Policy Questions.

Correspondence:  re:  death claims by survivors of veterans; black G.I. benefits; and optometrists in the Veterans Administration.

F 72: Veterans Administration (1954).  Veterans of Foreign Wars Program.

Correspondence:  re:  major objectives of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

F 73: Agriculture, Department of (1955). General:  Programs and Policies.

a. Correspondence:  re:  problems facing the small farmer; costs of equipment used on farms; invitations to programs and seminars related to farming and forestry; selection of pilot counties for government programs; criticism of legislators in actions; and appointment of an official to the seed research and marketing advisory committee.

b. Booklet:  Landbouw - Economist Institvut, Netherlands:  "Work and Research Methods of the Agricultural Economics Research Institute in the Netherlands."  (April 1951).

c. Article:  Robert M. Harris:  "A Solution For the Farm and Agricultural Problem."

d. Policy, United States Tariff Commission:  "Section 22 of the Agricultural Act, as amended, and Section 8 (a) of the Trade Agreements Extension Act of 1951."  (October 1953).

F 74: Agriculture, Department of (1955). General:  Requests and Other General Correspondence.

Correspondence:  re:  government contracts for acquisition of surplus butter; drought stricken states; agricultural census; varieties of roses; apricot nectar from California; and registration of insecticide with the United States Department of Agriculture; repackaging of government owned butter.

F 75: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Agricultural Marketing Service:  Animal Products.

a. Correspondence:  re:  production and promotion of pork.

b. Regulations:  Department of Agriculture:  "Regulations Under the Packers and Stockyards Act as Amended."  (February 6, 1945).

c. Booklet:  Department of Agriculture:  "Animals and Animal Products."  (July 22, 1954).

d. Act of Congress:  "Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921," (approved August 15, 1921).

F 76: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Agricultural Marketing Service:  Commodity Surpluses and Distribution.

Correspondence:  re:  distribution of flour and corn meal to schools; distribution of surplus commodities; marketing surplus peaches and surplus butter.

F 77: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Agricultural Research Service.

Correspondence:  re:  brucellosis control in cattle; allocation of federal funds for control of bangs disease; and vesicular exanthema eradication.

F 78: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Office.

Correspondence:  re:  reduction in value of basic crops in 1955; assistance in seeding alfalfa crops, consolidation of county Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Offices; summary of Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Offices for Oklahoma County; increase in cotton and peanut allotments; federal support for drought stricken areas; and assistance in clearance of land.

F 79: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Castor Bean Programs.

Correspondence:  re:  castor bean production program; price supports for castor beans; Agriculture Yearbooks.

F 80: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Commodity Stabilization Service.

Correspondence:  re:  eligibility requirements for new cotton and peanut farms; rice storage; rice for cotton exchange with Italy; insurance premiums; loan information on certain commodities.

F 81: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Cotton Programs.

Correspondence:  re: cotton storage space; increase in peanut and cotton allotments; overall condition of the American Cotton Industry.

F 82: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Extension Programs.

Booklet.

F 83: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Farmers Home Administration:  Reorganization plans and projects.

Correspondence:  re:  complaints about the organization and operation of the Farmers Home Administration in New Mexico; rejection of housing projects; and reorganization of field personnel in the Farmers Home Administration.

F 84: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Farmers Home Administration:  Constituent Loan Applications.

Correspondence:  re:  loan applications for various purposes.

F 85: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Farmers Home Administration:  Individual Problems.

Correspondence:  re:  Impoundment of retirement benefits; transfer and decrease in grade of federal employee; re-employment rights of federal employees; transfer of positions.

F 86: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Federal Land Bank:  Soil Bank Programs.

a. Correspondence:  re:  surplus of cattle; soil bank program.

b. Handbook:  Farm Credit Administration:  "The Farm Credit District of Wichita."  (December 1953).

F 87: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Federal Land Bank:  Requests.

Correspondence:  re:  transactions of stock in the Federal Land Bank; appraisal of mineral rights on land.

F 88: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Forest Service:  Requests for data and general.

Correspondence:  re:  employment question; timber sale; forest conservation exhibit; growth of walnuts; and report copy showing use of drought relief funds on the Ouachita National Forest.

F 89: Agriculture, Department of (1955). Forest Service:  McCurtain County Land Utilization Project.

Correspondence:  re:  alleged illegalities in auctioning of lumber; maintaining McCurtain County Land Utilization Project under the Department of the Forest Service; sale of federal lands to private individuals.

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