Series I: Paul W. Walter, 1929-1955; undated




Sub-series A: Social Work, 1931-1937

Box 1 / Folder 1
Hiram House Project, correspondence, 1931-1935




Box 1 / Folder 2
Hiram House Project, non-correspondence, including drawings, invoices, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and photographs, 1931-1935




Box 1 / Folder 3
Relief Work Project, correspondence, 1932-1933




Box 1 / Folder 4
Relief Work Project, non correspondence, including proposals for work projects, programs from other cities, and newspaper clippings, 1932-1933




Box 2 / Folder 1-2
Farms Committee Project, correspondence, 1933-1934




Box 2 / Folder 3
Farms Committee Project, non-correspondence, including general progress reports, daily operating instructions, and lists, 1933-1934




Box 2 / Folder 4
Farms Committee Project, non-correspondence, including miscellaneous items, 1933-1934




Box 2 / Folder 5
Farms Committee Project, non-correspondence, including newspaper clippings, 1933-1934




Box 2 / Folder 6
Farms Committee Project, non-correspondence, including photographs, 1933-1934




Box 2 / Folder 7
Pioneering on Social Frontiers, a Hiram House publication, 1937







Sub-series B: Personal Political Campaigns, 1933-1954

Box 3 / Folder 1
Cleveland Board of Education campaign, correspondence, 1933




Box 3 / Folder 2
Cleveland Board of Education campaign, non-correspondence, including campaign statements, lists, and miscellaneous records, 1933




Box 3 / Folder 3-4
State representative campaign, correspondence, 1934-1935




Box 3 / Folder 5
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, including campaign statements, press releases, schedules, lists, election returns, and financial records, 1934




Box 3 / Folder 6
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, including printed campaign material, 1934




Box 4 / Folder 1
State representative campaign, non correspondence, consisting of newspaper clippings, 1934




Box 4 / Folder 2
Cleveland Board of Education campaign, non-correspondence, including campaign statements, miscellaneous records, and newspaper clippings, 1935




Box 4 / Folder 3-5
State representative campaign, correspondence, 1936




Box 5 / Folder 1
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, including campaign statements, press releases, and schedules, 1936




Box 5 / Folder 2
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, including election returns, lists, and miscellaneous records, 1936




Box 5 / Folder 3
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, consisting of financial records, 1936




Box 5 / Folder 4-5
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, consisting of Republican campaign literature, 1936




Box 5 / Folder 6
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, consisting of newspaper clippings, 1936




Box 6 / Folder 1
Massachusetts Ballot campaign, correspondence and non-correspondence, including campaign statements, press releases, and supporting resource material, 1936-1937




Box 6 / Folder 2
Massachusetts Ballot campaign, non-correspondence, including lists, campaign literature, printed items, and newspaper clippings, 1937




Box 6 / Folder 3
State representative campaign, correspondence, 1938




Box 6 / Folder 4
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, including campaign statements, press releases, campaign literature, printed items, miscellaneous records, and newspaper clippings, 1938




Box 7 / Folder 1
Municipal Light Plant Bond Issue, correspondence and non-correspondence, including campaign statements, press releases, campaign literature, miscellaneous records, and newspaper clippings, 1938-1939




Box 7 / Folder 2-4
State representative campaign, correspondence, 1940-1941




Box 7 / Folder 5
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, including campaign organization records, campaign statements, press releases, supporting resource material, and miscellaneous records, 1940




Box 8 / Folder 1
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, consisting of lists, 1940




Box 8 / Folder 2
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, consisting of Republican campaign literature, 1940




Box 8 / Folder 3
State representative campaign, non-correspondence, consisting of newspaper clippings, 1940




Box 8 / Folder 4-5
State senator campaign, correspondence, 1942




Box 8 / Folder 6
State senator campaign, non-correspondence, including campaign statements, press releases, miscellaneous records, and Republican campaign literature, 1942




Box 8 / Folder 7
State senator campaign, non-correspondence, including newspaper clippings, 1942




Box 9 / Folder 1-5
Massachusetts Ballot, correspondence, 1940-1952




Box 10 / Folder 1
Massachusetts Ballot, non-correspondence, consisting of campaign statements and press releases, 1949




Box 10 / Folder 2
Massachusetts Ballot, non-correspondence, including copies of State Bills 77, 94, and 254, and litigation papers relating to the effort to invalidate the election results, 1949




Box 10 / Folder 3
Massachusetts Ballot, non-correspondence, consisting of a petition circulation file, 1949




Box 10 / Folder 4
Massachusetts Ballot, non-correspondence, consisting of financial records including check stubs, receipts, and a statement of receipts and expenditures, 1949




Box 10 / Folder 5
Massachusetts Ballot, non-correspondence, including printed campaign material and newspaper clippings, 1949




Box 11 / Folder 1-2
Massachusetts Ballot, non-correspondence, consisting of newspaper clippings, 1949




Box 11 / Folder 3
Congressional primary, Municipal-Special Interests File, Bay Village - Brecksville, 1954




Box 11 / Folder 4
Congressional primary, Municipal-Special Interests File, Broadview Heights - Literature, 1954




Box 12 / Folder 1
Congressional primary, Municipal-Special Interests File, Mailings - Petitions, 1954




Box 12 / Folder 2
Congressional primary, Municipal-Special Interests File, Physicians - Shaker Heights, 1954




Box 12 / Folder 3
Congressional primary, Municipal-Special Interests File, Small Business Committee - Walton Hills, 1954




Box 12 / Folder 4
Congressional primary, Municipal-Special Interests File, Ward leaders and committeemen - Woodmere, 1954




Box 13 / Folder 1
Congressional primary, general campaign file, announcements of candidacy - Bender, George H, 1954




Box 13 / Folder 2
Congressional primary, general campaign file, billboards and posters - campaign literature and press releases, 1954




Box 13 / Folder 3
Congressional primary, general campaign file, campaign literature and press releases, 1954




Box 13 / Folder 4
Congressional primary, general campaign file, campaign literature and releases - campaign literature mailings, 1954




Box 14 / Folder 1
Congressional primary, general campaign file, Dawson, Hugh - Drafts, 1954




Box 14 / Folder 2
Congressional primary, general campaign file, election results, 1954




Box 14 / Folder 3
Congressional primary, general campaign file, endorsing committees - finances (contribution letters), 1954




Box 14 / Folder 4
Congressional primary, general campaign file, finances (contribution letters), 1954




Box 14 / Folder 5
Congressional primary, general campaign file, finances (contribution letters), 1954




Box 14 / Folder 6
Congressional primary, general campaign file, finances (invoices), 1954




Box 15 / Folder 1-2
Congressional primary, general campaign file, finances (invoices), 1954




Box 15 / Folder 3-4
Congressional primary, general campaign file, finances (Merriam and Associates), 1954




Box 15 / Folder 5-6
Congressional primary, general campaign file, issues, 1954




Box 16 / Folder 1
Congressional primary, general campaign file, Klein, Julius, 1954




Box 16 / Folder 2
Congressional primary, general campaign file, labor organization - lawyers, 1954




Box 16 / Folder 3
Congressional primary, general campaign file, lists of organizations, 1954




Box 16 / Folder 4
Congressional primary, general campaign file, mayors, 1954




Box 16 / Folder 5
Congressional primary, general campaign file, Minshall, William, 1954




Box 16 / Folder 6
Congressional primary, general campaign file, miscellaneous, 1954




Box 17 / Folder 1
Congressional primary, general campaign file, newspaper clippings - newspapers, 1954




Box 17 / Folder 2-3
Congressional primary, general campaign file, organization, 1954




Box 17 / Folder 4-5
Congressional primary, general campaign file, volunteers, 1954




Box 18 / Folder 1-5
Congressional primary, newspaper clippings, 1954




Box 19 / Folder 1-2
Congressional primary, newspaper clippings, 1954







Sub-series C: Minor Public Activity, 1932-1954

Box 19 / Folder 3
Ray T. Miller's 1932 campaign for Mayor of Cleveland, consisting of non-correspondence, including mimeographed quotes from the Cleveland Plain Dealer, 1932




Box 19 / Folder 4
Adelbert College Fund Drive, consisting of correspondence and non-correspondence, including lists, 1934




Box 19 / Folder 5
Appointment book, 1935




Box 19 / Folder 6
Goodfellow Club, non-correspondence, consisting of a Goodfellow Club publication, "The Goodfellow", 1935-1937




Box 19 / Folder 7
Republican National Convention program, 1936




Box 20 / Folder 1
Zinc Club correspondence and non-correspondence, including statements on issues and membership and attendance lists, 1935-1937




Box 20 / Folder 2
Mayor's Board of Suggestions for Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects, correspondence and non-correspondence, including miscellaneous records and a final report to the mayor, 1935-1936




Box 20 / Folder 3
Cleveland Board of Education election recount in 1937 for Mrs. Norma Wulff, correspondence and non-correspondence, including itemized election returns from the recount, 1937-1938




Box 20 / Folder 4
Cleveland Board of Education election recount in 1937 for Mrs. Norma Wulff, non-correspondence, including itemized election returns, 1937-1938




Box 20 / Folder 5
Tippecanoe Club, correspondence, 1939-1942




Box 21 / Folder 1
Tippecanoe Club, correspondence and non-correspondence, including records relating to the incorporation of the club in 1943, 1943-1952




Box 21 / Folder 2
Wendell Willkie, Ohio itinerary, 1940




Box 21 / Folder 3
George Bender - Edward Blythin contest for Cuyahoga County Republican chairman, newspaper clippings, 1946-1947




Box 21 / Folder 4
Cleveland mayoral election of 1949, correspondence and non-correspondence, including campaign statements, press releases, and newspaper clippings, 1949-1951




Box 21 / Folder 5
National Republican Club, correspondence, 1951-1952




Box 21 / Folder 6
Charles Taft for Governor campaign of 1952, dates vary




Box 22 / Folder 1
Charles Taft for Governor campaign of 1952, correspondence, 1951-1952




Box 22 / Folder 2
Charles Taft for Governor campaign of 1952, correspondence, 1952




Box 22 / Folder 3
Charles Taft for Governor campaign of 1952, non-correspondence, including campaign statements, press releases, and organization records, 1952




Box 22 / Folder 4
Charles Taft for Governor campaign of 1952, non-correspondence, including Taft campaign literature and non-Taft campaign literature, 1952




Box 22 / Folder 5
Private appointment book, 1953-1954







Sub-series D: Patronage Files, 1934-1954

Box 23 / Folder 1
Cleveland Mayor Harold Burton patronage, correspondence, 1934-1936




Box 23 / Folder 2
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #1-#67, 1937-1947




Box 23 / Folder 3
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #68-#134, 1937-1947




Box 23 / Folder 4
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #135-#190, 1937-1947




Box 24 / Folder 1
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #191-#269, 1937-1947




Box 24 / Folder 2
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #270-#332, 1937-1947




Box 24 / Folder 3
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #333-#397, 1937-1947




Box 24 / Folder 4
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #398-#452, 1937-1947




Box 25 / Folder 1
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #453-#489, 1937-1947




Box 25 / Folder 2
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #490-#499, 1937-1947




Box 25 / Folder 3
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #500-#535, 1937-1947




Box 25 / Folder 4
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #536-#571, 1937-1947




Box 25 / Folder 5
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #572-#635, 1937-1947




Box 26 / Folder 1
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #636-#707, 1937-1947




Box 26 / Folder 2
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence with index, #708-#764, 1937-1947




Box 26 / Folder 3
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence, A-M, 1948-1949




Box 26 / Folder 4
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence, N-Z, 1948-1949




Box 27 / Folder 1
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence,A-Z, 1950




Box 27 / Folder 2
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence, A-L, 1951-1952




Box 27 / Folder 3
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence, M-A, 1951-1952




Box 27 / Folder 4
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence, A-G, 1951-1954




Box 28 / Folder 1
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence, H-M, 1951-1954




Box 28 / Folder 2
Senator Robert Taft patronage, correspondence,, N-Z, 1951-1954







Sub-series E: General Politics, 1932-1955

Box 28 / Folder 3-4
Walter's contacts, 1932-1935




Box 29 / Folder 1-2
Walter's contacts, 1936-1937




Box 29 / Folder 3-4
Walter's contacts, A-Z, 1952




Box 30 / Folder 1
Walter's subject file, agriculture - miscellaneous, 1951-1953




Box 30 / Folder 2
Walter's subject file, newspapers, 1951-1953




Box 30 / Folder 3
Walter's subject file, Northern Ohio organization (Taft), 1951-1953




Box 30 / Folder 4
Walter's subject file, Taft, Robert, 1951-1953




Box 30 / Folder 5
Walter's subject file, veterans - Washington office, 1951-1953




Box 31 / Folder 1-4
Taft political file, 1935-1944




Box 32 / Folder 1-4
Taft political file, 1945-1952




Box 32 / Folder 5
Politics file, 1944-1946




Box 33 / Folder 1-5
Politics file, 1947-1955







Sub-series F: Miscellaneous, 1929-1931; undated

Box 34 / Folder 1
Correspondence address directory, undated




Box 34 / Folder 2
Correspondence and non-correspondence related to real estate, 1929-1931