Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

MCNUTT MSS.

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Box 1

  • Biographical materials, I
  • Biographical materials, II
  • Correspondence, contracts, school records, and awards and honors, 1899-1916
  • Correspondence, legal and financial documents, and army records, 1917-1921
  • Correspondence, notes, and legal and financial documents; McNutt's professorship at Indiana University, January-July, 1922
  • Correspondence and legal and financial documents, undated
  • Correspondence, legal and financial documents, and army records, August -December, 1922-1923
  • Correspondence, notes and lists of donors to Indiana University, undated
  • Correspondence, legal documents and army records; McNutt's professorship at Indiana University, January-August, 1924-January-August, 1925
  • Correspondence, legal documents and army records; McNutt as the dean of the law school at Indiana University, September, 1925

Box 2

  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents and army records; McNutt as the dean of the law school at Indiana University, October, 1925-May, 1927

Box 3

  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents and army records; McNutt as the dean of the law school at Indiana University, June, 1927-April, 1928
  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University, April-May, 1928

Box 4

  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University, June, 1928-October, 1928
  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University and National Commander of the American Legion, October, 1928-June, 1929

Box 5

  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University and National Commander of the American Legion, July, 1929-October, 1929
  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents, and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University, November, 1929-April, 1930

Box 6

  • Correspondence, notes, legal and political documents, writings, and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University, May, 1930-March, 1931

Box 7

  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents, and political documents relating to the 1932 Democratic National Convention, and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University, March, 1931-December, 1931

Box 8

  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents, and political documents relating to the 1932 Democratic National Convention and McNutt's gubernatorial candidacy, and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University, January, 1932-July, 1932

Box 9

  • Correspondence, notes, legal documents, and political documents relating to McNutt's gubernatorial candidacy, and army records; McNutt as dean of the law school at Indiana University, August, 1932-December, 1932
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's governorship, 1933-1936
  • Correspondence and documents relating to the end of McNutt's governorship, the 'McNutt for president in 1940 club' and to McNutt's appointment by Roosevelt as High Commisioner to the Philippines, January 1937-July, 1937
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as High Commissioner to the Philippines, August, 1937-October, 1937
  • Correspondence, notes, and legal and financial documents; McNutt's professorship at Indiana University, January-July, 1922
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as High Commissioner to the Philippines and the 'McNutt for president in 1940 club', November, 1937-December, 1937
  • The Second Annual Report of the United States High Commissioner to the Philippine Islands to the President and Congress of the United States, September, 1938

Box 10

  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as High Commissioner to the Phillipines and the "McNutt for president in 1940" club, January, 1938-June, 1939
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as Federal Security Administrator and his presidential hopes in 1940, July, 1939-October, 1940
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as Federal Security Administrator, increased U.S. mobilization and his political support of Franklin Roosevelt for president in 1940, November-December, 1940
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as Federal Security Administrator and the mobilization of the military in light of the attack on Pearl Harbor and the United States' entry into World War II, January-December, 1941

Box 11

  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as Federal Security Administrator, January-June, 1942
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as Federal Security Administrator and chairman of the War Manpower Commission, July, 1942-December, 1945
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as High Commissioner and Ambassador to the Philippines, January-December, 1946

Box 12

  • The Issue of Political Collaboration in the Philippines: An Attempt at an Objective Analysis by Claro M. Recto, 1946
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post as High Commissioner and Ambassador to the Philippines, 1946-July, 1947
  • A Short History of the War Manpower Commission, prepared by the Department of Labor, draft, June, 1947
  • Correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's post-political career as an attorney, August, 1947-1955
  • Undated correspondence, A-J
  • Undated correspondence, K-Z
  • Undated correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's relationship with the American Legion
  • Undated correspondence and documents relating to McNutt's relationship with the Cantol Wax Company
  • Undated documents and notes regarding McNutt's association with Indiana University
  • Miscellaneous materials, I-IV, undated
  • Undated documents regarding McNutt's relationship with the Reserve Officers Association
  • Undated documents regarding McNutt's association with the Philippines

Box 13

  • Undated law lectures, Bills and Notes
  • Undated law lectures, Case Books and Their Study
  • Undated law lectures, Conflict of Laws
  • Undated law lectures, Contracts I-IV
  • Undated law lectures, Equity
  • Undated law lectures, Evidence I-XIII
  • Undated law lectures, Insurance, chapters 1-8
  • Undated law lectures, Interpleader
  • Undated law lectures, Jurisprudence
  • Undated law lectures, Legal Ethics
  • Undated law lectures, Legal System in Indiana
  • Undated law lectures, Municipal Corporations, chapters 1-5
  • Undated law lectures, Mutuality in Specific Performance
  • Undated law lectures, Quasi-Contracts, chapters 1-5
  • Undated law lectures, Sales, chapters 1-2

Box 14

  • Undated law lectures, Sales, chapters 2-6
  • Undated law lectures, Sales I-II
  • Undated law lectures, Statute of Frauds
  • Undated law lectures, Surety ship I-II
  • Undated law lectures, Tort
  • Undated law lectures, Trusts I-VI
  • Undated law lectures, Taxation, chapter 1
  • Speeches, 1922-1933

Box 15

  • Speeches, 1934-1935

Box 16

  • Speeches, 1935-1938

Box 17

  • Speeches, 1938-1940

Box 18

  • Speeches, 1940-1941

Box 19

  • Speeches, 1941-1942

Box 20

  • Speeches, 1942-1943

Box 21

  • Speeches, 1944-1945

Box 22

  • Speeches, 1945-1948

Box 23

  • Speeches, 1949-1954
  • Undated speeches

Box 24

  • Undated speeches
  • War photographs, WWI era

Box 25

  • 2 political portraits of McNutt
  • Pictures of Ruth Neely McNutt, John C. McNutt, and Kathleen Timolat McNutt
  • Pictures of McNutt from his childhood to his military career
  • Miscellaneous photographs
  • Newspaper clippings, 1921-1931

Box 26

  • Newspaper clippings, 1932-1946

Box 27

  • Newspaper clippings, 1947-1960s
  • Newspaper clippings, undated
  • Printed materials regarding McNutt's association with the American Legion 1926-1928

Box 28

  • Printed materials regarding McNutt's association with the American Legion 1928-1931

Box 12

  • Printed materials regarding McNutt's association with the American Legion, 1932-1933
  • Printed materials regarding McNutt's association with the American Legion, undated
  • Miscellaneous printed materials, 1894-1908
  • Miscellaneous printed materials, 1909-1930

Box 30

  • Miscellaneous printed materials, 1930-1941

Box 31

  • Miscellaneous printed materials, 1942-1946

Box 32

  • Miscellaneous printed materials, 1947-1949

Box 33

  • Miscellaneous printed materials, 1950-1953
  • Miscellaneous printed materials, undated, I-V
  • Miscellaneous printed materials, undated, McNutt's 'America' speech

Box 34

  • Memorabilia

Box 35

  • Newspaper clippings, May 11-July 31, 1939

Box 36

  • Newspaper clippings, August-September, 1939

Box 37

  • McNutt biography audiotape by Anne M. Veihmeyer entitled â€&oElig;Business and law practice, family, personal life, international affairs,” June 1, 2001
  • Videocassette entitled â€&oElig;A War Time Remembrance” by Ralph Graves, March 27, 2001
  • Typescript of an interview of Anne M. Veihmeyer by James H. Madison for McNutt biography, June 1, 2001

Box 38(Oversize)

  • Photograph of Kathleen Timolat McNutt
  • Photograph of McNutt

Box 39(Oversize)

  • Photographs of McNutt and family

Box 40 (Oversize)

  • Cartoons

Box 41 (Oversize)

  • Land grants, signed by J.Q. Adams, Jan. 30, 1828, and by Andrew Jackson, Jan. 11, 1831; Paul V. Mcnutt diploma from Martinsville Public School, May 27, 1909

Box 42 (Oversize)

  • Photographs, miscellaneous

Box 43 (Oversize)

  • Oil painting portrait of Paul V. McNutt

Box 44 (Oversize)

  • Certificates

Box 45 (Oversize)

  • Photograph of National Officers of the American Legion, Oct. 11, 1928-Oct. 3, 1929

Box 46 (Oversize)

  • The inauguration of Franklin D. Roosevelt: an heroic panorama, March 4, 1933

Box 47 (Oversize)

  • Photograph of Harry S. Truman, autographed to Paul V. McNutt

Box 48 (Oversize)

  • Photographs of birthplace of McNutt at Franklin, IN. Presented by the Johnson County Chapter of the Paul V. McNutt for President Club

Box 49 (Oversize)

  • Photograph of Paul V. McNutt

II. Bound Volumes.

  • 1917-1947: McNutt and McNutt ledger
  • 1926: The Arbutus
  • 1929, Jan-June: The American Legion Monthly
  • 1933: The Arbutus
  • 1939, May 11-July 31: Federal Security Agency clippings
  • 1939, Aug.-Sept.: Federal Security Agency clippings
  • 1939-1941: Excerpts from Speeches, A-J
  • 1974: Patricio Mamot, Abstract of Dissertation: McNutt’s role in Philippine independence

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