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CLARE BOOTHE LUCE PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLECTION
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Box: 15 Fold: 76 Robert Packwood
1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of Robert Packwood.

Box: 15 Fold: 77 William Pauley
1943

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of William Pauley taken by Underwood & Underwood in Washington, DC.

Box: 15 Fold: 78 Lady Elizabeth Paget
1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Lady Elizabeth Paget, wife of Raimond Von Hoffmanstahl.

Box: 15 Fold: 79 Basil O'Connor and Clare Boothe Luce
June 1949

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce and Basil O'Connor, autographed by the latter, and taken at the 1949 National Convention of the American Red Cross.

Box: 15 Fold: 80 Jim O'Connor
1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of Jim O'Connor.

Box: 16 Fold: 1 Ronald Reagan
1980

DESCRIPTION: 1 snapshot of Ronald Reagan speaking to a member of the United States armed forces.

Box: 16 Fold: 2 The Owen Roat Family
December 1965

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph taken in 1955 of the Owen Roat Family sitting beside their Christmas tree.

Box: 16 Fold: 3 Delores Roat
1950

DESCRIPTION: 1 baby photograph of Delores Roat, CBL's goddaughter.

Box: 16 Fold: 4 Joseph T. Robinson
1925

DESCRIPTION: 4 identical photographs, one autographed, of Senator Joseph T. Robinson.

Box: 16 Fold: 5 James Farley and John D. Rockefeller, III
1955

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of James Farley, John D. Rockefeller, III and Clare Boothe Luce at a dinner. The photograph is autographed by both Farley and Rockefeller.

Box: 16 Fold: 6 Laurence Rockefeller
October 1959

DESCRIPTION: 1 color snapshot of Laurence Rockefeller sitting in a pool taken in October, 1959.

Box: 16 Fold: 7 Fulton Sheen
1954

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Father Fulton Sheen greeting the public and 1 photograph of a portrait painted of him.

Box: 16 Fold: 8 Hiram Lyday Sloanaker
6/30/1968-5/1/1968

DESCRIPTION: 2 color, autographed photographs of Hiram Lyday Sloanaker dated 6/30/1963 and 5/1/1968 respectively. Sloanaker is holding up a framed, autographed picture of CBL in the earlier photograph.

Box: 16 Fold: 9 Savely Sorine
3/1/1931

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph dated 3/1/1931 of artist Savely Sorine.

Box: 16 Fold: 10 Cardinal Spellman
1955

DESCRIPTION: 1 color, autographed photograph of Cardinal Spellman.

Box: 16 Fold: 11 Karl Stefan
1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of Karl Stefan.

Box: 16 Fold: 12 Gertrude Stein
1939

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Gertrude Stein.

Box: 16 Fold: 13 Lawrence Steinhart
1955

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Ambassador Lawrence Steinhart.

Box: 16 Fold: 14 Robert Taft
1955

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of Robert Taft.

Box: 16 Fold: 15 Mr. and Mrs. Max Thornberg
1950

DESCRIPTION: 1 snapshot of Mr. and Mrs. Max Thornberg at a social event.

Box: 16 Fold: 16 Rusty Thornberg
1958

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of Rusty Thornberg in his sailor uniform.

Box: 16 Fold: 17 Jim Tully
1930

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of author Jim Tully.

Box: 16 Fold: 18 Arthur H. Vandenburg
1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of Arthur H. Vandenburg.



Box: 16 Fold: 19 General Van Fleet
1970

DESCRIPTION: 1 Christmas card containing a photograph of General Van Fleet standing next to a baby elephant in Bangkok.

Box: 16 Fold: 20 The Warners in Greece
1970

DESCRIPTION: 1 color snapshot of Elizabeth Dingle Warner, HRL's niece, and her family vacationing in Greece in 1970.

Box: 16 Fold: 21 General Charles A. Willoughby
1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of General Charles A. Willoughby taken by Fabian Bachrach. Also included are 3 small snapshots of him with other troops.

Box: 16 Fold: 22 General Wilson
1942

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of General Wilson.

Box: 16 Fold: 23 Majorie Wilson
1925

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Majorie Wilson.

Box: 16 Fold: 24 Edward Windsor and Clare Boothe Luce
1955

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Edward Windsor and Clare Boothe Luce taken by Max Peter Haas at the Mary Martin Award Dinner.

Box: 16 Fold: 25 Mrs. Frank Lloyd Wright
1973

DESCRIPTION: 1 color photograph taken in 1973 of Mrs. Frank Lloyd Wright sitting in a garden in Phoenix, Arizona.

Box: 16 Fold: 26 Friends of CBL
1965-1975

DESCRIPTION: 17 various photographs of many different friends and acquaintences of Clare Boothe Luce.

Box: 16 Fold: 27 Clergymen
1955-1962

DESCRIPTION: 22 various photographs of clergymen who were acquainted with Clare Boothe Luce.

Box: 16 Fold: 28 Godchildren and Friends
1913-1970

DESCRIPTION: 18 various photographs of CBL's many godchildren and friends.

Box: 16 Fold: 29 Miscellaneous People
1931-1970

DESCRIPTION: 16 misecellaneous photographs of many of CBL's friends and acquaintances.



Box: 16 Fold: 30 The Luces in Rome
1965

DESCRIPTION: 12 miscellaneous photographs of the Luces in Rome posing with several friends and acquaintances.

Box: 16 Fold: 31 Swimming in the Ocean
1955

DESCRIPTION: 17 photographs of CBL's acquaintences boating and swimming in the ocean.

Box: 16 Fold: 32 Three Ladies Swimming
1920

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of three ladies swimming taken sometime in the early 1920s.



Box: 16 Fold: 33 Clergymen
1945-1965

DESCRIPTION: 19 miscellaneous photographs of clergymen acquainted with CBL.



Box: 16 Fold: 34 Clergymen & Religious Locales
1945-1965

DESCRIPTION: 17 miscellaneous photographs of many clergymen that CBL was acquainted with, along with photographs of several religious locales.

Box: 16 Fold: 35 Monastery Photos
1965

DESCRIPTION: 21 color photographs taken at a monastery, possibly by CBL or a clergyman acquainted with her.

Box: 16 Fold: 36 Unknown military figure
1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 photographs of an unknown military figure.

Box: 16 Fold: 37 London Opening
1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of two gentlemen at the London Opening of a play.

Box: 16 Fold: 38 The Luces shooting at Mepkin
1939

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs taken in the late 1930s of the Luces shooting at Mepkin, their plantation in South Carolina.

Box: 16 Fold: 39 Turkey Shoot at Mepkin
1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of the Luces, Mr. and Mrs. John Hamilton, and Ann C. Brokaw on a turkey shoot at Mepkin in the early 1940s.

Box: 16 Fold: 40 Clare Boothe Luce at Mepkin
1940

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce shooting at Mepkin in the 1940s.

Box: 16 Fold: 41 Clare Boothe Luce at Mepkin
1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce holding up a turkey while on a shoot at Mepkin, South Carolina taken by People Today in the early 1940s.

Box: 16 Fold: 42 Clare Boothe Luce at Hobcaw
1941-1942

DESCRIPTION: 4 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce shooting at Hobcaw, Bernard Baruch's plantation in South Carolina, in the early 1940s.

Box: 16 Fold: 43 Clare Boothe Luce at Mepkin
1942

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce playing gin rummy at Mepkin in the early 1940s.

Box: 16 Fold: 44 Bishop of Charleston at Mepkin
1945

DESCRIPTION: 4 photographs taken in 1945 of the Luces with the Bishop of Charleston at Mepkin.

Box: 16 Fold: 45 Lawrence Steinhart At Mepkin
1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Ambassador Lawrence Steinhart visiting with CBL at Mepkin in the 1940s.

Box: 16 Fold: 46 Mepkin
1942

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Ann C. Brokaw, General Lindeman, Sir William Wiseman, the Hamiltons, and Henry R. Luce sitting on a bench and chatting at Mepkin in the early 1940s.

Box: 16 Fold: 47 Mepkin Gravesite
1938

DESCRIPTION: 5 photographs of Ann S. Austin's gravesite at Strawberry Cementary, not far from Mepkin in South Carolina.

Box: 16 Fold: 48 Greenwich
1938

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph, taken in the late 1930s, of CBL, William Hocking, Norman Thomas and Elizabeth Moore talking on the patio of the Luces' Greenwich home.

Box: 16 Fold: 49 Greenwich
1947

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs taken in 1947 of Margaret Case and General Roberts visiting the Luces at their home in Greenwich, Conneticut.

Box: 16 Fold: 50 Henry R. and Peter P. Luce
1947

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Henry R. Luce and his son, Peter Paul, at the Luces' home on King Street in Greenwich, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 51 Guests at Greenwich
1947

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of guests dining on the patio of the Luces' home on King Street in Greenwich, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 52 Marquis Childs at Greenwich
1947

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Marquis Childs at the Luces' home in Greenwich, CT.



Box: 16 Fold: 53 Guests at Greenwich
1947

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Del Payne, General Roberts, and John Gunther dining on the patio of the Luces's home in Greenwich, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 54 Guests at Greenwich
1943

DESCRIPTION: 2 photographs of Ann C. Brokaw, Lady Elizabeth Paget, and Margaret Case looking at a horse carriage in front of the Luces' home in Greenwich, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 55 Ann C. Brokaw at Greenwich
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Ann entertaining friends at the Luce's home in Greenwich, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 56 Elsa Maxwell and Stavros Niarchos at Greenwich
1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Elsa Maxwell and Stavros Niarchos at the Luces' home in Greenwich, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 57 Rudolph Kommer, Leonora Cabet, and Valentine Castlerone
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Rudolph Kommer, Leonora Cabet, and Lord Valentine Castlerone sitting on the porch of the Luces' home in Greenwich, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 58 Clare Boothe Luce at Greenwich
1941

DESCRIPTION: 3 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce with an older gentlemen at her home in Greenwich, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 59 Robert Johnston at Ridgefield
1938

DESCRIPTION: 5 photographs of the Luces playing tennis with Robert Johnston at their home in Ridgefield, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 60 Clare Boothe Luce and Robert Johnston at Ridgefield
1938

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce and Robert Johnston, lounging in the backyard of the Luce's home in Ridgefield, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 61 Ridgefield, CT
1962

DESCRIPTION: 14 scenic snapshots of the Luces' estate in Ridgefield, CT.

Box: 16 Fold: 62 Ridgefield, CT
1962

DESCRIPTION: 19 scenic photographs of the Luces' estate in Ridgefield, CT.

Box: 17 Fold: 1 Scenic shots of the Luces' Homes
1940-1970

DESCRIPTION: 99 photographs of the exterior and interior of Luces' home in Ridgefield, CT.

40 photographs of the exterior and interior of the Mepkin, the Luces' plantation in South Carolina.

30 scenic photographs of the Luces' home in Phoeniz, AZ.

43 scenic photographs of CBL's home in Honolulu, HI.

Negatives of photographs taken at Ridgefield and Arizona are also included.

Box: 18 Fold: 1 Clare Boothe Luce's Artwork
1965-1975

DESCRIPTION: 121 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce's artwork, which includes mosaics and paintings. Six of the photographs of were taken by Alfred Eisenstaedt and nine were taken by Joe Munroe. Clare Boothe Luce often appears holding up, or standing next to her pieces.

Box: 19 Fold: 1 Miscellaneous Photographs
1920-1971

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains miscellaneous photographs of various unknown locations, CBL's pets, and art objects. Also included are 2 copies of This Week magazine featuring and autographed by Alexander P. Seversky, a Christmas letter to CBL from William Priestley dated 1943, a typed inventory of photographs found in CBL's New York office dated 1953, and Life photographs of religious objects taken by James Whitmore.

Box: 20 Fold: 1 Miscellaneous Slides
1955-1970

DESCRIPTION: 40 boxes of miscellaneous slides.



Box: 21 Fold: 1 Majorca and Arizona Slides
1957

DESCRIPTION: 7 large boxes of slides of the Luces' vacation in Majorca in 1957.

10 containers of slides of the Luces' Christmas in Arizona in 1957.

Box: 22 Fold: 1 Slides and Negatives
1957-1967

DESCRIPTION: 1 box of slides from Henry Robinson Luce's funeral services held on March 3-4, 1967.

12 envelopes of Majorca negatives.

4 sleeves of negatives of Christmas scenery.

20 envelopes of miscellaneous slides.



Box: 23 Fold: 1 Medals, Plaques, and Awards
1950-1986

DESCRIPTION: 1 Cor Jesu Award presented to CBL by the First Friday Club of Detroit in

1950.

1 National Award for Significant Contribution to Human Progress presented

to CBL by the Chamber of Commerce of the United States in 1957.

1 Outstanding Achievement in the field of Diplomacy Award presented to CBL by

the General Federation of Women's Clubs in 1960.

1 medal bearing the likeness and inaugaration date of Richard Milhous

Nixon.

1 paper weight bearing the symbol of the Congressional Committee on the

Present Danger, dated 11/11/1976.

1 framed cover of Harper's dated February 1982 featuring CBL on the cover

and autographed by Senator Strom Thurmond.

1 framed cover of The Washington Possier dated March 1982, featuring CBL

on the cover and autographed by Senator Strom Thurmond.

1 Distinguished Patriot Award presented to CBL by the Sons of the Revolution on 2/22/1985.

1 National Women's Hall of Fame Award presented to CBL in 1986.

1 Benjamin Pierce Award presented to CBL by Eastern Washington University.

1 RN Associate paperweight bearing the Republican party symbol on it.

1 steel seal stamper bearing CBL's initials.

1 box of miscellaneous keys and medals.



Box: 24 Fold: 1 Clare Boothe Luce - Bridal Photo
8/10/1923

DESCRIPTION: 2 bridal photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken by Ira L. Hill's studio on 8/10/1923.

Box: 24 Fold: 2 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Bachrach
1923

DESCRIPTION: 2 studio photographs of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken by Fabian Bachrach in 1923.

Box: 24 Fold: 3 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Steichen
August 1931

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw on a set in Hollywood taken by Edward Steichen in August, 1931.

Box: 24 Fold: 4 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Cecil Beaton
1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 studio photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken by Cecil Beaton in 1932.



Box: 24 Fold: 5 Clare Boothe Brokaw by Cecil Beaton
1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 studio photograph of Clare Boothe Brokaw taken by Cecil Beaton in 1932.

Box: 24 Fold: 6 Henry R. Luce by Karsh
1937

DESCRIPTION: 1 studio photograph of Henry R. Luce taken by Yousuf Karsh in 1937.

Box: 24 Fold: 7 Clare Boothe Luce
1937

DESCRIPTION: 5 large headshots of Clare Boothe Luce in Hollywood make-up taken in 1937.

Box: 24 Fold: 8 Ann Snyder Austin
1937

DESCRIPTION: 1 glamour photograph of Ann Snyder Austin taken in Miami.

Box: 24 Fold: 9 Clare Boothe Luce by Jarche
1938

DESCRIPTION: 3 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce taken by Jarche in 1938.

Box: 24 Fold: 10 Clare Boothe Luce by Jackie Martin
1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of Clare Boothe Luce wearing fur taken by Jackie Martin in 1940.

Box: 24 Fold: 11 The Luces in Hawaii
1941

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of the Luces being greeted in Hawaii, probably on their way back from their tour of Asia in 1941.

Box: 24 Fold: 12 Henry R. Luce by Karsh
1942

DESCRIPTION: 1 studio photograph of Henry R. Luce taken by Yousuf Karsh.

Box: 24 Fold: 13 Clare Boothe Luce by Harry Warnecke
1942

DESCRIPTION: 1 color, studio photograph of Clare Boothe Luce wearing a mink coat taken by Harry Warnecke.

Box: 24 Fold: 14 Clare Boothe Luce by Harry Warnecke
1942

DESCRIPTION: 1 color, studio photograph of Clare Boothe Luce taken by Harry Warnecke.

Box: 24 Fold: 15 Congresswoman Clare Boothe Luce
1943

DESCRIPTION: 7 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce seated at her desk taken shortly after she was elected to Congress in 1943.

Box: 24 Fold: 16 Clare Boothe Luce by Steichen
1943

DESCRIPTION: 1 color, studio photograph taken by Edward Steichen of Clare Boothe Luce seated in a white dress.

Box: 24 Fold: 17 Clare Boothe Luce by Steichen
1943

DESCRIPTION: 1 color, studio photograph of Clare Boothe Luce taken by Edward Steichen.

Box: 25 Fold: 1 Clare Boothe Luce with her dog
1952

DESCRIPTION: 4 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce holding her dog.

Box: 25 Fold: 2 Clare Boothe Luce and President Eisenhower
March 1953

DESCRIPTION: 3 photographs of Clare Boothe Luce being briefed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower before her departure to Italy in 1953.

Box: 25 Fold: 3 Clare Boothe Luce by Eisenstaedt
1/18/1955

DESCRIPTION: 2 Life photographs taken by Alfred Eisenstaedt of Clare Boothe Luce posing with her Poor Richard Club Award on 1/18/1955.

Box: 25 Fold: 4 Mario Scelba's Visit
3/31/1955

DESCRIPTION: 1 Life photographs taken by G. Parks on 3/31/1955 during Mario Scelba's visit to the United States. Clare Boothe Luce, Mario Scelba, and Robert F. Wagner are among those pictured.

Box: 25 Fold: 5 Clare Boothe Luce and Admiral Pat Brown
9/4/1956

DESCRIPTION: 4 photographs taken on 9/4/1956 of Clare Boothe Luce having a conference with Admiral Pat Brown in her office at the American Embassy in Rome. One of the photographs is autographed by Pat Brown.

Box: 25 Fold: 6 Clare Boothe Luce Scuba Diving
1957

DESCRIPTION: 1 color photo reproduction of Clare Boothe Luce sitting in a boat on a scuba diving trip.

Box: 25 Fold: 7 Bernard Baruch
1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of Bernard Baruch.

Box: 25 Fold: 8 Bernard Baruch by Edward Steichen
1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed photograph of Bernard Baruch taken by Edward Steichen in 1932.

Box: 25 Fold: 9 Bernard Baruch
December 1949

DESCRIPTION: 1 autographed color print of a portrait of Bernard Baruch, dated 12/25/1949.

Box: 25 Fold: 10 Political Cartoon by Derso and Kelen
8/19/1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of a political cartoon drawn by Derso and Kelen, featuring and autographed by Bernard Baruch, dated 8/19/1946.

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