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Babbel, Frederick W. (OH-344) Assistant to the Secretary of Agriculture, 1953-56 [EL] (written permission) 1974-75. 169 pages.
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Baker, Caroline Cahoone (OH-535) Served in Africa and England in the Women's Army Corps during World War II. [EL] 1989. 30 pages.
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Barba, J. William (OH-400) Assistant Special Counsel to the President, 1954-57. [OTHER] 1974. 37 pages.
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Barker, Ray W. (OH-331) Assistant Chief of Staff, War Plans Division, U.S. Forces in the British Isles, 1942-43; Deputy Chief of Staff to Supreme Allied Commander (COSSAC), 1943-44; Assistant Chief of Staff, G-1, SHAEF, 1944-45. [EL] 1972. 97 pages.
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Barnard, Rollin D. (OH-35) Deputy Assistant Postmaster General and Assistant Postmaster General, 1955-60. [COHP] 1967. 61 pages.
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Barnes, Stanley B. (OH-420) Presiding Judge, Superior Court of the State of California for the County of Los Angeles, 1947-1953; Assistant Attorney General in Anti-Trust Division, 1953-1956; Judge, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1956-1970; Assumed senior status, 1970-1990. [OTHER] 1971. 99 pages.
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Barrett, Douglas (OH-421) Assistant press secretary and administrative secretary to California Governor Goodwin Knight. [OTHER] 1979. 97 pages.
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Beach, Edward L. (OH-128) Military officer; Naval aide to President Eisenhower, 1953-57. [COHP] 1967. 473 pages.
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Becker, J. Bill (OH-166) Arkansas labor union official involved in Arkansas civil rights activities. [COHP] 1971. 34 pages.
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Behrens, Earl C. (OH-17) Political editor, San Francisco Chronicle, active in California politics. [COHP] 1967. 45 pages.
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Bell, Dorothy Hewes (OH-422) Organizer of women’s division workers for campaigns of California Governor Goodwin Knight. [OTHER] 1977. 23 pages.
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Bell, Jack L. (OH-167) Political analyst for Associated Press, 1937-69. [COHP] 1972. 32 pages.
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Benedict, Stephen G. (OH-210) Assistant to the Research Director of Citizens for Eisenhower, 1952; Assistant White House Staff Secretary, 1953-55. [COHP] 1968. 137 pages.
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Benedict, Stephen G. (OH-527) [COHP] 1969. 33 pages.
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Bennett, Charles (OH-129) Congressman from Florida, 1949-present. [COHP] 1970. 19 pages.
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Bennett, Charles (OH-509) Air Force officer; pilot for General Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1945-48. [EL] 1990. 50 pages.
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Bennett, Elmer (OH-401) Legislative Counsel, 1953-56, Assistant to the Secretary, 1956-57, General Counsel, 1957-58, and Under Secretary, 1958-60, Department of the Interior. [EL] 1974-78. 192 pages.
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Benson, Ezra Taft (OH-103) Secretary of Agriculture, 1953-61. [COHP] 1967. 13 pages.
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Benson, Ezra Taft (OH-516) [EL] 1975. 55 pages.
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Berding, Andrew H. (OH-16) Journalist; U.S. Information Agency, 1953-57; Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, 1957-61. [COHP] 1967. 38 pages.
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Berg, Harold (OH-514) Served with U.S. Army Military Police, European Theatre, World War II; jeep driver and bodyguard for General Mark Clark, 1944-45. [EL] 1991. 51 pages.
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Bethe, Hans A. (OH-483) Director, Theoretical Physics Division, Los Alamos Lab, 1943-46; head of Presidential Study of Disarmament, 1958; member, President's Science Advisory Committee, 1956-60. [EL] 1977. 25 pages.
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Betts, Thomas J. (OH-397) Intelligence Officer, SHAEF, February 1944 - May 1945. [EL] 1973-76. 318 pages.
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Bird, John A. (OH-318) Speech writer for Eisenhower during the 1952 presidential campaign; research assistant for Eisenhower's published articles, 1963-65. [EL] 1972. 39 pages.
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Bishop, J.W. (OH-346) Canadian Army Officer during World War II. [EL] 1973. 115 pages.
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Bissell, Richard M. Jr. (OH-168) Consultant to the Administrator, Mutual Security Administration, 1953; Special Assistant to the Director, 1954-59, and Deputy Director of Plans, 1959-62, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). [COHP] 1967. 49 pages.
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Bissell, Richard M. Jr. (OH-382) [EL] 1976. 37 pages.
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Black, Douglas (OH-169) Chairman of Doubleday & Company, Publishers. [COHP] 1967. 54 pages.
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Black, Eugene R. (OH-341) President of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, 1949-62. [EL] 1975. 37 pages.
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Black, Lillian "Rusty" Brown (OH-555) Red Cross worker, World War II; secretary on White House staff, 1953-61; personal secretary to Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1962-67. [EL] 1974-1975. 192 pages.
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Boeschenstein, Harold (OH-130) Chairman of Business Advisory Council of the Department of Commerce, 1954. [COHP] 1970. 25 pages.
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Bohlen, Charles E. (OH-136) U.S. Ambassador to Russia, 1953-57, Philippines, 1957-59; Special Assistant to Secretary of State for Soviet Affairs, 1959-61. [COHP] 1970. 26 pages.
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Bolte, Charles (OH-395) Chief of Staff under Maj. Gen. James E. Chaney in command of U.S. Forces in the British Isles, 1942. [EL] 1973-75. 189 pages.
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Bolton, Robert R. (OH-389) Acting Director of the Eisenhower Library, 1961-63; Associate Director, 1963-67. [EL] 1971. 110 pages.
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Bowie, Robert R. (OH-102) Director, Policy Planning Staff, Department of State, 1953-55; Assistant Secretary of State for Policy Planning, 1955-57; Director, Center for International Affairs, 1957-72. [COHP] 1967. 52 pages.
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Brainard, C. L. (OH-368) Architect; member of the Eisenhower Foundation. [EL] 1976. 77 pages.
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Brandt, Karl (OH-170) Member, President's Council of Economic Advisors, 1958-61. [COHP] 1970. 70 pages.
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Branton, Wiley Austin (OH-252) Attorney involved in Little Rock, Arkansas school integration crisis, 1957-59; Director, Voter Education Project, Southern Regional Council, 1962-65; Special Assistant to the U.S. Attorney General, 1965-67. [COHP] 1970. 62 pages.
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Brewer, Vivion (OH-171) President of the Women's Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1958-60. [COHP] 1971. 44 pages.
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Bricker, John (OH-110) Senator from Ohio, 1946-58; served on Interstate and Foreign Commerce Commission, and the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy. [COHP] 1968. 54 pages.
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Brien, Nina Warren (OH-423) Daughter of Chief Justice and former California governor, Earl Warren. [OTHER] 1977. 36 pages.
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Briggs, Ellis (OH-172) State Department official; U.S. Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, 1944-45; Uruguay, 1947-49; Czechoslovakia, 1949-52; Korea, 1952-55; Peru, 1955-56; Brazil, 1956-59; Greece, 1959-61. [COHP] 1970-72. 139 pages.
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Bright, Tom M. (OH-424) Departmental secretary for California Governor Goodwin Knight, 1953-1955; press secretary, 1955-1958; executive secretary, 1958. [OTHER] 1979. 42 pages.
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Brode, Wallace (OH-281) Member of President's Committee on Scientists and Engineers, 1957; Science Advisor to the Secretary of State, 1958-60; Consultant to President's Science Advisory Committee, 1958-60. [COHP] 1972. 51 pages.
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Broshous, Charles R. (OH-373) Brigadier General in the U.S. Army. [EL] 1976. 106 pages.
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Brownell, Herbert (OH-157) Active in the Eisenhower Campaign, 1952;
Attorney General of the United States, 1953-57. [COHP] 1967-68. 350 pages.
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Brownell, Herbert (OH-282) [COHP] 1971. 16 pages.
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Brownell, Herbert (OH-362) [EL] 1977. 47 pages.
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Brownell, Herbert (OH-425) [OTHER] 1979. 79 pages.
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Brownell, Herbert (OH-550) [OTHER] 1969. 29 pages.
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Brownell, Samuel M. (OH-18) U.S. Commissioner of Education, 1953-56. [COHP] 1967. 83 pages.
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Brundage, Percival F. (OH-19) Deputy Director, 1954-56, and Director, 1956-58, Bureau of the Budget. [COHP] 1967. 53 pages.
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Buchanan, Ruth (Mrs. Wiley T.) (OH-540) Wife of Wiley T. Buchanan who served as U.S. Minister to Luxembourg, 1953-55, and ambassador, 1955-57; Chief of Protocol, Department of State, 1957-61. [OTHER] 1998. 29 pages.
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Buchanan, Wiley T. (OH-283) U.S. Minister to Luxembourg, 1953-55, and ambassador, 1955-57; Chief of Protocol, Department of State, 1957-61. [COHP] 1972. 174 pages.
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Buckner, E. LaMar (OH-33) Utah politician; past president of the U.S. Junior Chamber of Commerce. [COHP] 1967. 19 pages.
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Burden, William A. M. (OH-137) Member of National Aeronautics and Space Council, 1958-59; U.S. Ambassador to Belgium, 1959-61. [COHP] 1968. 83 pages.
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Burgess, Carter (OH-97) Secretary to the General Staff of SHAEF; State Department official and Assistant Secretary of Defense for Manpower, 1954-57. [COHP] 1967. 41 pages.
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Burgess, W. Randolph (OH-407) Deputy Secretary, 1953-54, and Under Secretary, 1955-57, of the Treasury; U.S. Representative to NATO, 1957-61. [EL] 1974-77. 66 pages.
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Burke, Arleigh A. (OH-284) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO), United States Navy, 1955-61. [COHP] 1972-73. 249 pages.
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Burke, James V. Jr. (OH-173) General Counsel, Department of Defense, 1959-61. [COHP] 1972. 54 pages.
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Burns, Arthur F. (OH-30) Economist; consultant to White House Office, 1957; consultant to Foreign Operations Administrator, International Cooperation Administration, 1953-57, concerned with foreign loans and P.L. 480. [COHP] 1967. 46 pages.
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Bush, Prescott (OH-31) Senator from Connecticut, 1952-62. [COHP] 1966. 458 pages.
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Butler, Richard C. (OH-174) Special Counsel for the Little Rock, Arkansas school board, 1956-59. [COHP] 1971. 47 pages.
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Butz, Earl L. (OH-95) Assistant Secretary of Agriculture, 1954-57. [COHP] 1968. 52 pages.
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