Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979
- Existence: July 8, 1908 - January 26, 1979
Biographical / Historical
Nelson A. Rockefeller (1908-1979) was an American businessman, philanthropist, public servant, and politician who served as Governor of New York (1959-1973) and as Vice President of the United States (1974-1977) under President Gerald R. Ford.
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Photographs prints created and collected by Harry Adams, 1943-1985, that chiefly document events, activities, and individuals related to the African American community in the Los Angeles metropolitan area of California and his career as a professional photographer as well as his work for African American newspapers including the California Eagle and Los Angeles Sentinel.
The papers consist of correspondence, speeches, writings, photographs, clippings, oral history interviews, and other material documenting the personal life and professional career of Chester Bowles. Bowles' political career in Connecticut and his service as ambassador to India are detailed, as is his work as a foreign policy advisor, chairman of the Democratic Platform Committee at the 1960 national convention, and author and speaker on political affairs.
The papers consist of correspondence, memoranda, writings, speeches, photographs and other material that document the career of the diplomat, author and foreign policy expert and scholar Henry A. Kissinger, who served as United States secretary of state from 1973 to 1977 and as assistant to the president for national security affairs (national security advisor) from 1969 to 1975.