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Lewis, John. L. - Correspondence and Memoranda between John. L. Lewis and Jett Lauck, 24 folders, 1934-1945

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 7-30

Scope and Contents

Topics include: American Legion Convention (1945); Committee for Industrial Organization Procedure and Policy (1935-1936); C.I.O. A.F.L. (1940); Congressman Martin and Mr. MacDougall (1939 March 3); Farmington Conference- War Time Organization Planned by the Administration (1939); Fixation of Coal Prices, Memos Relative to (1939); Fortune Magazine's Conferences or Round Tables (1939); Income Tax Returns of Lewis, J. L. (1940-1941); The Inner Circle (1942 Feb 11); Inter-American Bank (1940); Lindberg on "Preparedness" (1940); Missouri Pacific Bonds (1941-1942); National Defense to Post-War Planning (1942-1945); Oil and Gas on a Basis of Equality with Coal (1939); A Plan for Economic Democracy - Article written by Major Holdridge (1939); A Plan for Solving the Economic Crisis by Dr. R.H. Von Liedtke (1937-1941); "Prohibiting" Strikes for the Emergency Period (1940); James L. Simpson “Plan for Maintenance of Economic Balance and Security” (1940); The Townsend Plan and Mr. Ivan Towanski (1942); Union Shop and Mr. Leland Olds (1941 November 14); United Mine Workers Suggested Program (1934-1935); War Against Unemployment and Poverty (1940 January 10); Threatened Competition of Natural Gas with Coal (1944 December 5); and Big Inch Pipe Lines and the Rural Electrification Administration (1946 January 14).


  • Creation: 1934-1945


Conditions Governing Access

Work diaries used to keep a record of Lauck’s activities on behalf of a number of organizations, arranged by date in Boxes 216-219. Due to their fragile condition, access to the original diaries is restricted. Researchers should use the diaries on microfilm M-1239-1241.


24 folder(s)

Language of Materials

From the Series: English

Repository Details

Part of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library Repository

Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
P.O. Box 400110
University of Virginia
Charlottesville Virginia 22904-4110 United States