Guide to the Papers of Robert P. Bass, 1849 - 1954Manuscript ML-31

Series List

Go to: Series 1 | Series 2 | Series 3 | Series 4 | Series 5 | Series 6 | Series 7 | Series 8 | Series 9

Series 1, Correspondence, 1874-1950

Contains personal correspondence with family members, including Perkins Bass (father), Clara F. Bass (mother), Edith H. Bass (wife), Perkins Bass (son), Robert Bass (son), Edith Bass Bonsal (daughter), Jeremiah Bass (son) and Joanne Bass (daughter), as well as professional correspondence including H. Styles Bridges, Charles W. Tobey, Percy H. Clark and Frank Knox

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 1 - 10 | 11 - 20 | 21 - 30 | 31 - 40 | 41 - 47

Series 2, Manuscripts, 1911-1936

Contains manuscripts of speeches and political writings

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 48 - 50

Series 3, John G. Winant Material, 1924-1948

Contains printed material and correspondence pertaining to John G. Winant, former governor of New Hampshire

Go to boxes: 51 - 51

Series 4, Scrapbooks, 1906-1954

Contains twenty scrapboks with newspaper clippings and articles pertaining to various political issues Bass was involved with.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 52 - 54

Series 5, Reports, 1886-1950

Contains reports, including reports from a Boston Detective Agency in regard to voter fraud in 1912, as well a materials related to a variety of meetings and conferences, including the Dublin, NH Conference in 1945.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 55 - 56

Series 6, Election Material, circa 1910-1930

Contains two sets of card indexes for either Bass' gubernatorial or senatorial campaign, as well as voter lists.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 57 - 58

Series 7, Subject Files, circa 1887-1951

Contains clippings, reports, booklets, meeting minutes, bulletins, financial information, newspapers, flyers, publicity materials and pamphlets related to a variety of subjects including Senator George Moses, the World Court, water power, political campaigns, Senate and Gubernatorial affairs, World War I, The Brookings Institution, New England Railroad, the Republican Program Committee, agriculture and forestry

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 59 - 68 | 69 - 79

Series 8, Personal, circa 1914-1918

Contains personal documents including Robert Bass' Harvard philosophy theses, photographs of the Bass family, as well as Perkins Bass' (father) passport (1875)

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 80 - 80

Series 9, Financial Papers, circa 1849-1950

Contains financial documents including bank statements, canceled checks, ledgers, investment portfolios, stock transfer documents, investments reports and other material related to trading and real estate holdings for Robert P. Bass, Clara F. Bass (mother); Perkins Bass (father), and Edith Bass (wife). Documents related to Trust Funds for his children and organizations he supported are also included.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 81 - 92

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