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Atwell Loomis Bohling collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1621

Scope and Contents

The Atwell Loomis Bohling Collection consists of signed/autographed correspondence, printed material, and photographs of government figures such as Woodrow Wilson, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and their associates.

This collection was donated by Atwell L. Bohling in 1991 in honor of James W. Powell, class of 1945.

Dates

  • 1899-1963

Creator

Language

English

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research. Researchers must use photocopies of the originals.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Atwell L. Bohling in 1991, in honor of James W. Powell, Class of 1945; gift of Atwell L. Bohling, 1997.

Extent

1.25 Linear Feet

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1621

Overview

The collection consists of autographed correspondence, printed material, and photographs of government figures such as Woodrow Wilson, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and their colleagues. Printed material and ephemera pertaining to the United Nations Conference on International Organization, San Francisco, 1945, is included in the collection.

Biographical / Historical

Atwell Loomis Bohling was born in 1922. He atttended Smith-Cotton High School in Sedalia, Mo. He attended Yale from September 1941 to February 1943 and from July 1946 until he received his B.A. in August 1947. He served in the Army during his hiatus from Yale, and he was discharged as seargent in 1946. He was a government major and member of calhoun. Bohling was also a graduate student from 1947-1948. He was a staff member with the Kansas City Star. He was a reporter until July, 1950 and then a copy editor and headline writer afterwards/ He also was chairman of the board of Jared Eliot Associates.
Title
Guide to the Atwell Loomis Bohling collection
Author
compiled by Carol King
Date
February 1993
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
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New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
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