THE BRIEN MCMAHON PAPERS: FOLDER LIST IX

SERIES: PHOTOGRAPHS


Box 7 Folder 1
Correspondence re: Photographs
Date span: 11 Jan 1937 - 7 Jul 1951
Description: Correspondence regarding photographs ordered by Brien McMahon, press photos available to Brien McMahon, and courtesy photographs being sent to Brien McMahon. Includes 1 TLS (7/3/1951) from Senator Darrell St. Claire.


Box 7 Folder 2
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Date span: 19 May 1939, 4 Nov 1944
Description: 3 Photographs of President Roosevelt. [Photocopy of 1 autographed photograph - original in "Presidential Autographs Collection"].
Includes the following items:
Roosevelt Campaigning from Train in Bridgeport, Connecticut [closeup]
4 Nov 1944
Roosevelt Campaigning from Train in Bridgeport, Connecticut [distance]
4 Nov 1944
Roosevelt Autographed Portrait Photograph [photocopy]
19 May 1939


Box 7 Folder 3
Eleanor Roosevelt
Date span: 11 May 1950
Description: Photograph of Eleanor Roosevelt receiving the Four Freedoms Medal surrounded by a group of men including Brien McMahon (behind Mrs. Roosevelt).


Box 7 Folder 4
Harry S. Truman
Date span: undated
Description: 2 photographs of President Truman with others.
Includes the following items:
Truman sitting at desk surrounded by a group of men and women, including Brien McMahon, possibly presenting the Norwalk Peace Petition
undated
Truman and McMahon standing arm in arm
undated


Box 7 Folder 5
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Date span: undated
Description: Photocopy of autographed photograph of Eisenhower and Brien McMahon at luncheon meeting with 2 other men [original in "Presidential Autographs Collection"].


Box 7 Folder 6
Miscellaneous Autographed Photographs
Date span: 29 Jan 1938 - 1951, undated
Description: Autographed portrait photographs of various Senators, Congressmen, and Justice Department officials.
Includes the following items:
Arnold, Thurman
undated
Bell, Goldman [?]
undated
Bowles, Chester [Senator]
undated
Chandler, Albert B. [Senator]
12 May 1945
Gross, Ernest A.
undated
Hill, Lister [Senator]
undated
Rud, Stanley [Solicitor General]
29 Jan 1938
Strauss, Lewis L. [Secretary of Commerce]
1951
Sweeney, George
undated
Taylor, Glen [Senator]
undated
Umstead, William B. [Senator]
undated
Whitaker, Sam
undated


Box 7 Folder 7
Brien McMahon Autographed Photograph
Date span: 21 Feb 1951
Description: Photograph of Brien McMahon receiving the National Commander's Citation from Commander Nicholas J. Wagener with an inscription to Wagener from Brien McMahon. Also includes a carbon of the letter accompanying the photograph.


Box 7 Folder 8
Brien McMahon Portrait Photographs
Date span: ca. 1936 - 1939
Description: Portrait photo of Brien McMahon (9 copies) as the Assistant Attorney General in Charge of the Criminal Division with negative and carbon of brief biographical sketch.


Box 7 Folder 9
Brien McMahon Portrait Photographs
Date span: undated
Description: Miscellaneous portrait photographs of Brien McMahon, probably circa 1940-48.


Box 7 Folder 10
Brien McMahon
Date span: undated
Description: Photograph of Brien McMahon (3 copies) speaking from a podium, probably taken between the late 1940's to 1952.


Box 7 Folder 11
Brien McMahon with John Barrymore, Jr.
Date span: undated
Description: Photograph of Brien McMahon shaking the hand of John Barrymore, Jr., probably taken circa 1950.


Box 7 Folder 12
Brien McMahon with Oscar Ewing
Date span: undated
Description: Photographs (3) of Brien McMahon with Oscar Ewing, Administrator of the Federal Security Agency, speaking over an NBC microphone.


Box 7 Folder 13
Brien McMahon with Halsey Family
Date span: undated
Description: "Senator McMahon, lunching in his office with President Halsey of Bridgeport University, and members of Mr. Halsey's family."


Box 7 Folder 14
Brien McMahon with Adrian W. Maher
Date span: undated
Description: Photograph of Brien McMahon with U.S. Attorney Adrian W. Maher of Connecticut at a Crime Conference in Washington.


Box 7 Folder 15
Brien McMahon in Groups with Trophies
Date span: undated
Description: Several photographs, taken at different times, of Brien McMahon with a similar group of men [from the Justice Department?], including Homer Cummings, at what may be a country club. Some photographs include members of the group with trophies. McMahon appears in 3 photographs.


Box 7 Folder 16
Brien McMahon with Unidentified People
Date span: undated
Description: Various photographs of Brien McMahon with miscellaneous individuals or speaking before unidentified groups.


Box 7 Folder 17
Brien McMahon with Rosemary Turner McMahon
Date span: ca. 6 Feb 1940, undated
Description: 2 photographs of Brien McMahon with his wife Rosemary McMahon: one taken during their honeymoon and the other in a park surrounded by a large group of people.


Box 7 Folder 18
Wedding Photographs
Date span: 6 Feb 1940
Description: 2 photographs: one of Brien McMahon with his new bride Rosemary and one of Rosemary.


Box 7 Folder 19
Patricia McMahon
Date span: undated
Description: Several photographs of Patricia McMahon, daughter of Brien and Rosemary, from a baby to a young girl.


Box 7 Folder 20
McMahon Family Photographs
Date span: undated
Description: 6 photographs of Brien McMahon's family alone or with others: Rosemary and Patricia with Arthur Turner [?]; Rosemary McMahon and Patricia McMahon with Rosemary's parents [?]; photograph of a portrait of Rosemary McMahon and Patricia McMahon; Brien McMahon and Patricia McMahon shaking the hand of man; Brien McMahon, Rosemary McMahon, and Patricia McMahon with a man from the WRC radio station; and Brien McMahon, Rosemary McMahon, and Patricia McMahon walking together and holding hands.


Box 7 Folder 21
Turner Family Photographs
Date span: undated
Description: Several photographs of Arthur Turner[?] in an armed forces uniform and a "Season's Greetings" card form Arthur, Catherine, and Margo Turner with a photograph of a baby on it.


Box 7 Folder 22
Dinner Reception
Date span: 5 Feb 1936
Description: 3 photographs of Brien McMahon with others at an unidentified dinner reception.


Box 7 Folder 23
Harlan County
Date span: ca. 1938
Description: [Probably] 2 photographs of miners in Harlan County: one of people marching with signs and the other of men throwing bricks and rocks.


Box 7 Folder 24
Press Photographs 1944-45
Date span: 21 Nov 1944 - 8 Nov 1945
Description: Promotional press photographs of Brien McMahon alone and with other members of the Congress, including Senator Arthur Vandenburg and the freshman Senators of 1945. Each photograph has an explanatory caption attached.


Box 7 Folder 25
Press Photographs 1946
Date span: 9 Sep 1946 - 23 Dec 1946
Description: Several photographs of Brien McMahon posing with politicians running for Governor of Connecticut and with his wife, Rosemary. Each photograph has a caption attached.


Box 7 Folder 26
Hartford Courant Magazine Article
Date span: ca. Apr 1946
Description: Photographs taken for an article on Brien McMahon in the Hartford Courant Magazine. A copy of the magazine issue is included . [The cover photograph is located in Oversize Box 10.]


Box 7 Folder 27
Press Photographs 1947
Date span: 9 Jan 1947, 25 Nov 1947
Description: One photograph of Brien McMahon with members of the Hat Industry as their guest speaker and one photograph of Brien McMahon with Senator Tom Connally.


Box 7 Folder 28
Press Photographs 1948
Date span: 20 Jan 1948 - 15 Jul 1948
Description: Several promotional photographs of Brien McMahon with groups and individuals, including Representative John Flannagan, members of the Railway Federation, and [?] part of the group which had presented the Norwalk Peace Petition to President Truman.


Box 7 Folder 29
Bevin Luncheon
Date span: 3 Jul 1951
Description: 2 photographs of Brien McMahon with others at a State Department luncheon referred to as the Bevin Luncheon. Includes cover letter.


Box 7 Folder 30
Press Photographs 1949
Date span: 22 Jul 1949 - 16 Nov 1949
Description: Two promotional photographs of Brien McMahon with other politicians, particularly those representing Connecticut, and one photograph of Denis J. McMahon being sworn in as a collector of Internal Revenue.


Box 7 Folder 31
FBI National Academy Graduation
Date span: 30 Jun 1950
Description: 4 photographs of Brien McMahon with other men, including J. Edgar Hoover, at a graduation of the FBI academy. Photographs include captions on the back.


Box 7 Folder 32
Stratford Democrats
Date span: Oct 1950
Description: Photographs taken at a campaign luncheon held by the Democrats of Stratford, Connecticut.


Box 7 Folder 33
Press Photographs 1950
Date span: 20 Jan 1950 - 17 Feb 1950
Description: Miscellaneous promotional photographs of Brien McMahon with others and alone. Includes some photographs concerning the Atomic Energy Committee.


Box 7 Folder 34
Press Photographs 1951
Date span: 5 May 1951, 1 Oct 1951
Description: 2 photographs: one of Brien McMahon with Senator William F. Knowland reviewing a text and one of Brien McMahon with members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Atomic Energy Committee.


Box 7 Folder 35
Democratic National Convention 1952
Date span: ca. 27 Jul 1952
Description: Women at the Democratic National Convention to nominate the Democratic candidate for President. These women are standing before posters of Brien McMahon and holding pamphlets titled "McMahon is the Man."


Box 7 Folder 36
Press Photographs Undated
Date span: undated
Description: Press photos with some captions but no dates. Photos include Brien McMahon with other Senators, women working in an office, and a meeting.


Box 7 Folder 37
Woman in Antique Frame
Date span: undated
Description: Unidentified photograph of a woman in an antique frame (very old photo).


Box 7 Folder 38
Miscellaneous Photographs
Date span: undated
Description: Unidentified photographs of men, women, children, a house, etc.

Box 7 Folder 39
Half-tone Printing Block
Date span: undated
Description: 1 5x7 half-tone printing block, for making newspaper photos, and several metal plates. All are to reprint portrait photographs of Brien McMahon or Brien McMahon with his family.


Box 7 Folder 40
Newspaper Column Mats
Date span: undated
Description: Column mats for printing newspaper or letterhead photographs of Brien McMahon and Brien McMahon with his family.


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