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Guide to the William L. Boyle, Jr. collection on Warren G. Harding

M4010

1919-2008


Descriptive Summary

Identification: M4010


Title: William L. Boyle, Jr. collection on Warren G. Harding


Dates: 1919-2008


Extent: 1.5 Cubic feet


Language: English



Collection is open for research.


Subjects

Boyle, William L.
Harding, Warren G., (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923
Clippings (information artifacts)
Phonograph records.
Political campaigns--United States--History--20th century.
Politicians.
Presidents--United States.
Realia.

Contents List

Recordings

Includes 4 phonograph records, including recordings of select Harding addresses.

Box 1 Item 1
1921 November 12
"Address at Washington at opening of International Conference for the Limitation of Armament"

2 copies

Victor Record 35718

Box 1 Item 1
1921 May 23
"Address at Hoboken on return for burial of 5,212 American Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Nurses"

2 copies

Victor Record 35718

Box 1 Item 2
1919-1920
"Americanism" by Warren G Harding

1 copies

Nation's Forum: NF 15

Box 1 Item 2
1919-1920
"March" played by Prince's Band

1 copies

Nation's Forum: NF 15

Box 1
1919-1920
"Liberty Under the Law" by Warren G. Harding

1 copies

Nation's Forum: NF 25

Box 1
1919-1920
"March" played by Prince's Band

1 copies

Nation's Forum: NF 25

Memorabilia
Box 2 Folder 1
1920s
Harding postage stamp 2 cent

5 items

Box 2 Folder 1
1920s
Harding presidency commemorative coins

5 items

Box 2 Folder 1
2005
Printed copies of postage stamps

3 items

Box 2 Folder 1
1920s
Harding postage stamp 1 1/2 cent

4 items

Box 2 Folder 1
1920s
Harding postage stamp 1 1/2 cent (profile)

4 items

Box 2 Folder 1
1920s
Harding postage stamp $2

1 item

Box 2 Folder 1
1920s
Harding memorial wooden token

1 item

Box 2 Folder 1
1921-1923
Presidential commemorative medallions

3 items 75mm

Box 2 Folder 1
1920s
Harding commemorative "Pied Piper ice cream money " coin

1 item

Box 2 Folder 2
1920-1921
Presidential campaign pins

4 items

Box 2 Folder 3
2000s
Bumper Sticker "My God, this is a hell of a job!"

1 item

Box 2 Folder 4
undated
Clippings and photograph

Printed images from unknown sources and one original photograph of Harding golfing.

Box 2 Folder 5
circa 1970s
Postcards

34 items

Box 2 Folder 6
1921
Campaign ribbon "Marion County for Harding: He can win in November"

1 item

Box 2 Folder 6
1920s
$20 federal reserve note

1 item

Box 2 Folder 6
Signature

1 item Clipped copy of Harding's signature.

Box 2 Folder 6
1932 August 10
Admission Ticket to Harding Memorial Service at Westminster Abby

1 item

Box 3 Folder 17
1920
Republican National Committee ad in Needlecraft

1 item

Box 3 Folder 17
1920 October
Republican National Committee ad in The Ladies Home Journal

1 item

Box 3 Folder 17
1920
"Warren G. Harding for President" campaign poster

1 page

Box 3 Folder 17
undated
Harding image with autographed slip of paper

1 item

Box 3 Folder 17
undated
Printed image

1 item

Box 3 Folder 5
undated
Brief biography of Harding

4 pages 2 copies of 2 page article.

Box 3
undated
Framed portrait

1 item

Correspondence, articles, booklets, and offprints
Box 2 Folder 7
1923 August 17
Postmarked Envelope from White House to Allen H. Wright

1 item

Box 2 Folder 7
1920 August 31
Letter from James A. Knapp, Marion Masonic Lodge to Allen H. Wright detailing Harding's affiliations

1 letter

Box 2 Folder 7
1922 October 6
Postmarked envelope from Centennial Committee of Marion, Ohio, to Mr. Allen H. Wright

1 item

Box 2 Folder 7
1920 October 4
Letter from Senator Harding's secretary to Allen H. Wright

1 letter

Box 2 Folder 8
undated
"The Four Mysteries of Warren Harding" by Francis Russell

6 pages

Box 2 Folder 8
undated
"Harding: the Great Emollient"

8 pages

Box 2 Folder 8
1968
Chapter 1 from The Shadow of Blooming Grove by Francis Russell

8 pages

Box 2 Folder 8
1921 March 4
"Warren G. Harding: Inaugural Address"

4 pages

Box 2 Folder 8
undated
"Florence Kling Harding: Politically Minded First Lady"

4 pages

Box 2 Folder 8
undated
The Sheraton-Palace Hotel historical information

4 pages

Box 2 Folder 9
1970s
Items from the Harding Memorial Association

Includes reprints of the following: "Harding Wins" from The Marion Daily Star, "Speech of Acceptance" (1920 July 22), "Inaugural Address of Warren G. Harding" (1921 March 4), "Address at the Burial of an Unknown Soldier" (1921 November 11), "Address at the Opening of the Conference on Limitation of Armament" (1921 November 21), and other untitled publications.

Box 2 Folder 10
1931 June 16
Harding Memorial Dedication Programme

1 item

Box 2 Folder 11
1923 August 19
"In Memoriam: Warren Gamaliel Harding"

1 volume

Box 2 Folder 12
1920
What a Country Boy did with 200 Pounds of Type

1 item

Box 2 Folder 13
1922 July 2-5
Marion Centenary Celebration: 1822-1922

1 item

Box 2 Folder 14
undated
Was President Harding Murdered by John W. Gunn

1 item

Little Blue Book no. 1578

Newspapers, magazines, and clippings
Box 2 Folder 15
1920-1924
Clippings scrapbook

1 folders

Most mounted on color construction paper, some loose. Most attributed to publication with date.

Box 3 Folder 16
1921-1923
Mid-Week Pictorial

42 pages

Incomplete issues. Only contains W.G. Harding related articles.

Box 3 Folder 16
1950 June 2
Globe "The Great Harmonizer"

1 page

Box 3 Folder 16
2008 April 6
New York Times Magazine "Our First Black President"

4 pages

Box 3 Folder 16
1972 March 26
New York Times Magazine "A Sort of Rehabilitation of Warren G. Harding"

2 item 2 copies of 7 page article.

Box 3 Folder 16
1968 November 28
The New York Times Book Review "The Shadow of Blooming Grove"

3 pages

Box 3 Folder 16
1921 March 26
Leslie's magazine

1 volume

Box 3 Folder 16
1923 August 10
Associated News Service "Huge Crowds Honor Dead President"

1 page

Box 3 Folder 16
1923 August 5
New York Tribune Warren G. Harding Supplement

1 page

1 page picture of W.G. Harding.

Box 3 Folder 16
1923 May 27
Utica Observer-Dispatch

1 volume

Box 3 Folder 16 Map-case 1
undated
Miscellaneous newspaper articles

1 folders

Box 3 Folder 17
undated
"Mr. Harding: we're all for you" by John L. Manus

1 page

Incomplete song book. Cover and first page only.

Map-case 1
1920 November 3
The New York Times "Harding wins; million lead here; big republican gains in congress; Miller leads Smith for Governor"

1 item

Copy of original front page.

Map-case 1
1923 August 3
The Boston Traveler

1 volume


Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries

Processing

Finding aid prepared by Mary Cordaro, March 26, 2013.

Citation

[Identification of item (Author, Title, and Date of item if known)], M4010, William L. Boyle, Jr. collection on Warren G. Harding, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries.

Source of Acquisition

Gift of Dr. William L. Boyle, Jr. '55.



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