Hunt Unger collection
MSUnge69

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Unger, Hunt
Title
Hunt Unger collection
ID
MSUnge69
Date [inclusive]
1917-1960
Extent
6.25 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
Hunt Unger was a German national who immigrated to the United States prior to World War II. He became a successful business executive and maintained an interest in the Allied war effort, and later in the American Democratic leadership. This collection consists of printed material, newspaper clippings, copies of correspondence, proceedings, and annual reports [National Archives and Records Service, The Franklin Roosevelt Library, 1943-1948, 1955] pertaining to the presidential campaigns of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his three successive terms of office; the political thought of Henry Agard Wallace; the Marshall Plan; the Great Depression of 1929; the Democratic Party in the U.S.; the Roosevelt Library in Hyde Park, New York; and Roosevelt University in Chicago, Illinois.

Preferred Citation

Hunt Unger collection, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Biographical Sketch

Hunt Unger was a German national who immigrated to the United States prior to World War II. He became a successful business executive and maintained an interest in the Allied war effort, and later in the American Democratic leadership.

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of printed material, newspaper clippings, copies of correspondence, proceedings, and annual reports [National Archives and Records Service, The Franklin Roosevelt Library, 1943-1948, 1955] pertaining to the presidential campaigns of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his three successive terms of office; the political thought of Henry Agard Wallace; the Marshall Plan; the Great Depression of 1929; the Democratic Party in the U.S.; the Roosevelt Library in Hyde Park, New York; and Roosevelt University in Chicago, Illinois.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives 2006/24/03

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Democratic Party (U.S.).
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Library.
  • Roosevelt University.

Personal Name(s)

  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
  • Unger, Hunt -- Archives
  • Wallace, Henry A. (Henry Agard), 1888-1965

Subject(s)

  • Depressions -- 1929.
  • Marshall Plan.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Hunt Unger Collection 

Box Folder

Academy of Political Science - proceedings, 1941 

1 1

"Additional sum of $150,000 for Works Progress Administration" - Franklin D. Roosevelt, House Document No. 152, 1939 

1 2

Addresses and Messages of Franklin D. Roosevelt - reprinted by His Majesty's Stationary Office, London, 1943 

1 3

Address of the President of the United States - House Document No. 1, 1935 

1 4

Address of the President of the United States - House Document No. 1, 1937 

1 5

Address of the President of the United States - House Document No. 1, 1943 

1 6

Address of the President of the United States - House Document No. 382, 1936 

1 7

"Administration of Certain Lending Agencies of Federal Government" - Senate Commerce Committee Hearings, 1945 

1 8

The American Mercury, 1936 

1 9

Americans for Democratic Action - annual Roosevelt Day Dinner - Chicago, 1949-1953 

1 10

America's Pledge to the Philippines - Commonwealth of the Philippines, 1943 

1 11

Anti-FDR leaflets, 1955 

1 12

Artists' Tribute in Memory of Franklin Delano Roosevelt - The ACA Gallery - pamphlet, undated 

1 13

"Back to Humanity" - pamphlet, undated 

1 14

"Bartering our Birthright"-Curran Wilbur - address, 1934 

1 15

"The Bible and the Nation" - excerpts from letters and addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt - pamphlet, undated 

1 16

The Blumhaven Digest, 1957 

1 17

Britain's Tribute to Franklin Roosevelt: The Story of the Memorial in Grosvenor Square - Sir Campbell Stuart, 1947 

1 18

Business Trends and Progress - chart, 1952 

1 19

"Campobello, the Restful Isle" - pamphlet, undated 

1 20

The Chicago Sun, 1945 

1 21

Churchill and Roosevelt - clippings, 1940-1948 

1 22

Churchill and Roosevelt - clippings, 1938-1946 

2 23

"Hon. Charles A. Sunderlin of California Replying to Hon Franklin D. Roosevelt..." - pamphlet, 1939 

2 24

"Closing the Ring" - Winston Churchill - flyer, undated 

2 25

"Come to Britain: American Associations with London" - Flyer, undated 

2 26

"Conspiracy: The Philip Dru Case" - Gerald B. Winard, undated 

2 27

"Contributions to a Bibliography of Franklin D. Roosevelt" - reprinted list, undated 

2 28

"Cooperative Movement to Obtain Reemployment, Etc." - Franklin D. Roosevelt, House Document No. 37 1933 

2 29

Cooperative War Effort - executive agreement series 236, 1942 

2 30

A Corner-Stone of Quality - Vance, Sanders and Co. - pamphlet, undated 

2 31

"Creation of National Planning Board" - Franklin Roosevelt - House Document No. 26 1937 

2 32

A Crisis of Culture - John Macmurray, undated 

2 33

Cross, Lawrence L. - election flyer, undated 

2 34

Daily Times, 1945 

2 35

"Decapod and other Crustacea Collected on the Presidential Cruise of 1938" - pamphlet, 1939 

2 36

"The Democratic Presidential Possibilities", 1960 

2 37

"The Dilemma of the Supreme Court" - Maurice Finkelstein, 1933 

2 38

Drug News, 1953 

2 39

Einstein, Albert - Letters to Roosevelt re: atomic bomb - copy, 1939 

2 40

The End of the War in the Pacific: Surrender Documents in Facsimile - National Archives, 1945 

2 41

"English History" - Col. Robert R. McCormack - address, 1949 

2 42

Executive Orders, 1933-1935 

2 43

Executive Orders, 1935 

2 44

Exhibition and Sale of the Collection of the late President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt - Hammer Galleries, 1951 

2 45

"Extend the Emergency Railroad Transportation Act of 1933" - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document No. 221 1935 

2 46

"Facts to Fight with for Wallace and the New Party" - pamphlet, 1948 

2 47

"Farewell address" - George Washington - pamphlet, undated 

3 48

"The Fight for Peace" - Henry Wallace - pamphlet, 1946 

3 49

"The Final Secret of Pearl Harbor" - John T. Flynn, 1945 

3 50

First Congress of the United States - 150th Anniversary - House Document no. 212, 1939 

3 51

"Five Ways F.D.R. Changed Your Life" - Richard Wilson - clipping, undated 

3 52

Fourth Inaugural Address of Franklin D. Roosevelt - Senate Document, no. 40, 1945 

3 53

"Frankie in Wonderland" - pamphlet, 1934 

3 54

"F. D. Roosevelt: Collection Les Hommes du Jour" - pamphlet, 1945 

3 55

"Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Dutch" - flyer, undated 

3 56

"Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Final Message to American Israel - flyer, undated 

3 57

"Franklin Delano Roosevelt: A Friend to Man" - John Law, 1946 

3 58

"F.D.R. Gettysburg Speeches" - pamphlet, 1934 

3 59

"Franklin D. Roosevelt's Hyde Park" - pamphlet, 1947 

3 60

"Franklin D. Roosevelt and Hyde Park: Personal Recollections of Eleanor Roosevelt" - pamphlet, 1947 

3 61

"Franklin Delano Roosevelt" - pamphlet, 1948 

3 62

"The Franklin D. Roosevelt Library" - pamphlet, 1959 

3 63

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Library - annual reports, 1943-1948 

3 64

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Library - Calendar of Speeches and other Published Statements, 1952 

3 65

"FDR's List of 23 Leading Americans" - Chicago Daily News, 1948 

3 66

"Franklin Delano Roosevelt : A Memorial" - The Colonial Bookbulider, 1945 

3 67

Franklin Delano Roosevelt - memorial service and sermon - Chicago Sinai Congregation, 1945 

3 68

"F.D.R. Secret Letters" - The Christian Nationalist Crusade - pamphlet, undated 

3 69

Frontier, 1952 

3 70

"Further Appropriations to Carry out the Present National Defense Program" - Franklin Roosevelt - House Document No. 874 1940 

3 71

"Germany and Europe's Future" - pamphlet, undated 

3 72

"Gigg, Goebbels and Pete Smith" - pamphlet, 1943 

3 73

"Government-owned patents and inventions of government employees and contracts" - Franklin D. Roosevelt, House Document no. 22, 1945 

3 74

"The Great Betrayal: President Roosevelt's Report on Japanese Aggression - American Council on Public Affairs - pamphlet, 1941 

3 75

The Harvard Crimson, 1923-1948 

3 76

"Here's What IKE Means to You" - flyer, undated 

3 77

Heritage of Freedom - Frank Monagham, 1941 

3 78

Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt - National Park Service - pamphlet, 1959 

3 79

House of Commons - Parliamentary Debates, 1946 

4 80

"How War Came to America" - The Committee on Public Information - pamphlet, 1917 

4 81

Hyde Park - Hyde Park Industries - pamphlet, undated 

4 82

Hyde Park - clippings, undated 

4 83

Inaugural Address - Dwight D. Eisenhower, Senate Document no. 9, 1953 

4 84

In Memoriam: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1882-1945 - American Institute in Czechoslovakia - pamphlet, 1946 

4 85

Jefferson Day, 1945 - flyer, 1945 

4 86

"The Jew in American Life" - pamphlet, 1946 

4 87

"Legislation to Amend the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940" - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 318 1941 

4 88

"Les Messages de Guerre de Franklin D. Roosevelt", 1944-1945 

4 89

Liberty, 1932 

4 90

"The Life of Roosevelt, His Character and Work: A British Estimate - James McCabe - pamphlet, 1945 

4 91

"The Little White House" - Franklin D. Roosevelt Warm Springs Memorial Commission, 1947 

4 92

"The Maple's Praise of Franklin Delano Roosevelt" - Tower Books of Ottawa - pamphlet,  1945 

4 93

Marionette del Governo Republicano Fascista - poster, undated 

4 94

Meet the Candidates: John Sparkman and Adlai Stevenson - flyer, 1948 

4 95

"The Monroe Doctrine" - The Veterans of Foreign Wars of America, undated 

4 96

"My Neighbors of Canada" - Franklin D. Roosevelt - address, 1942 

4 97

National Archives and Record Service - annual report, 1955 

4 98

"National Defense Contracts" - Franklin D. Roosevelt - House Document no. 950, 1940 

4 99

"National Defense" - Franklin D. Roosevelt - pamphlet, undated 

4 100

"The National Emergency" - Franklin D. Roosevelt - Senate Document no. 64, 1941 

4 101

National Political Campaign of 1944, 1944 

4 102

"The National Recovery Program" - pamphlet, 1933 

4 103

National Resources Development Report for 1943 - House Document no. 128, 1943 

4 104

National Sketch Book - pamphlet, 1933 

4 105

"The New Deal in Marxian Sabotage - poster, undated 

4 106

"The New Deal: Technocracy" - pamphlet, 1932 

4 107

New Republic, 1947 

4 108

"No Friend of Democracy" - pamphlet, 1933 

4 109

Official Inaugural Program - pamphlet, 1933 

4 110

"An Open Letter to Hon. Franklin D. Roosevelt" - Charles A. Sunderlin - pamphlet, 1943 

4 111

"Our Job in the Pacific" - Henry Wallace - pamphlet, 1944 

5 112

"Our Neighbor and World Unrest" - reprint, undated 

5 113

"The Pictorial Life of Franklin D. Roosevelt 'Protector of World Freedom'" - pamphlet, 1945 

5 114

"The Picture Story of Franklin D. Roosevelt" - pamphlet, undated 

5 115

"Polio Did Not Stop Him" - National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis - flyer, 1950 

5 116

"Por Qu Nos Armamos" - pamphlet, undated 

5 117

"The Presidency" - clipping, 1948 

5 118

"A President's Hobby: The Story of F.D.R.'s Stamps - Lena Shawen - pamphlet, 1949 

5 119

President Roosevelt and International Cooperation for War and Peace - an exhibit presented by the National Archives - pamphlet, 1945 

5 120

The Progressive Citizen, 1948 

5 121

Progressive Citizens of America: Public Meeting - Program, undated 

5 122

The Protestant, 1948 

5 123

"Public Health Service" - Franklin Roosevelt - House Document no. 604, 1940 

5 124

"The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt" - pamphlet, undated 

5 125

"The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt" - flyer, undated 

5 126

Publicity Campaign - "The Roosevelt Story" - galley sheets, undated 

5 127

The Quarterly Journal of Speech, 1952 

5 128

"The Rape of Palestine" - pamphlet, 1946 

5 129

"Recent Developments in Foreign Aid" - The Department of State Commercial Policy Series #51, 1938 

5 130

"Recommendations for Curtailment of Expenditures in the Various Executive Departments and Agencies" - Franklin Roosevelt - House Document no. 234, 1937 

5 131

"Recommendation for Legislation Pertaining to Right of Holders of Gold-Claus Government" - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 232, 1935 

5 132

"Recommendation to Reorganize Judicial Branch" - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 142, 1937 

5 133

"Redevoeringen van Franklin D. Roosevelt" - pamphlet, 1941-1944 

5 134

"Reduction in Federal-aid Highway Projects" - Franklin Roosevelt - House Document no. 407, 1937 

6 135

"Report of National Power Policy Committee" - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 137, 1935 

6 136

"Report from Tokyo" - pamphlet, 1942 

6 137

"The Road Ahead: America's Creeping Revolution" - pamphlet, 1949 

6 138

"Roosevelt Album" - pamphlet, 1945 

6 139

"Roosevelt Behind Bars" - reprint, 1939 

6 140

"Mr. Roosevelt and the Bible" - pamphlet, undated 

6 141

"Roosevelt Campaign Songs" - song sheets, 1933-1947 

6 142

Roosevelt, F. D. - Christmas Cards - unsigned, undated 

6 143

Roosevelt College in the Press of the Nation, 1945-1949 - pamphlet, undated 

6 144

Roosevelt's death - clippings, 1945 

6 145

Roosevelt's death - clippings, 1945 

6 146

"Roosevelt's Death: A Super Mystery" - pamphlet, 1947 

6 147

Roosevelt, Eleanor - letter to Mrs. Wiethoff - photocopy, 1952 

7 148

"Roosevelt: A First Appraisal by Those Who Knew Him" - The New Republic, 1946 

7 149

"Roosevletianity" - reprint, 1945 

7 150

Rooseveltian Revelations - pamphlet, 1944 

7 151

Roosevelt's Impeachment Demand by Klein, 1943 

7 152

Roosevelt - life and career - clippings, 1933-1938 

7 153

Roosevelt - life and career - clippings, 1937-1941 

7 154

Roosevelt - life and career - clippings, 1937-1941 

7 155

Roosevelt - life and career - clippings, 1932-1950 

7 156

Roosevelt Memorial Broadcast - pamphlet, 1949 

7 157

The Roosevelt Record in Red - pamphlet, 1940 

7 158

Roosevelt signing bill of rights - posters, undated 

7 159

"The Roosevelt Story" - A Guide to the Motion Picture - pamphlet, undated 

7 160

Roosevelt University - annual dinners, programs, invitations, 1949-1956 

7 161

"Sail on" - booklet, 1946 

7 162

"Shameful Summit" - George Crocker - reprint, 1960 

7 163

"Sixty Million Jobs" - Henry A. Wallace - booklet, 1945 

7 164

"Soil Conservation"-Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 672, 1938 

7 165

"Sound Advice" - The New York Life Insurance Company - flyer, 1946 

8 166

"Stand Up and Be Counted! Why I Chose to Run" - Henry Wallace - pamphlet, 1947 

8 167

State of the Union Message - John F. Kennedy - press release, 1961 

8 168

"State of the War between the United States and the Japanese Empire" - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 453, 1941 

8 169

"Steamboat years" - Co. Robert R. McCormick - address, 1948 

8 170

Steel Wire and Progress - U.S. Steel - flyer, undated 

8 171

Step by Step: Through the Little White House - Warm Springs Memorial Commission - pamphlet, undated 

8 172

"The Story of the Declaration of Independence - James C. Boykin - pamphlet, 1926 

8 173

The Story of Franklin D. Roosevelt Library - address, 1950 

8 174

The Story of Henry Wallace - pamphlet, 1948 

8 175

Suez and the Middle East: Documents - Soviet News - pamphlet, 1956 

8 176

"Supplemental Estimate of Appropriation for Department of Agriculture - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 270, 1937 

8 177

The Supreme Court and Civil Liberties - pamphlet, 1937 

8 178

Symposium on Freedom of the Press - reprint, 1938 

8 179

Symposium: What Are We Fighting For - reprint, 1943 

8 180

"Taxation of Government Securities and Salaries" - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 113, 1939 

8 181

"The Methods and Policies" - Franklin Roosevelt, House Document no. 229, 1935 

8 182

Taylor, Henry J. - radio talks, 1946 

8 183

That Man - Franklin Delano Roosevelt - pamphlet, 1945 

8 184

"That Man" in the White House - pamphlet, 1944 

8 185

"There are Those Who Remember" - National Citizens Political Action Committee - flyer, undated 

8 186

"These Four Men: Winston Churchill, Joseph Stalin, Adolf Hitler, Franklin Roosevelt" - NBC - Booklet, 1941 

8 187

Think, 1945 

8 188

"The Third Challenge" - pamphlet, undated 

8 189

"3 Stepping Stones to Lasting Peace" - reprint, 1945 

8 190

"A 'Thriller' of Years Ago" - Donald Carmichael - pamphlet, 1950 

9 191

"Tomorrow without Fear" - Chester Bowles - pamphlet, 1946 

9 192

"A Tone Poem in Memoriam" - pamphlet, 1945 

9 193

"A Tribute to Franklin Delano Roosevelt", 1950 

9 194

Twenty-Seventh Report to Congress on Lend-Lease Operations: Settlement with U.K. and Yugoslavia - report, 1949 

9 195

"Twenty Years of Teamwork" - Senator Clinton P. Anderson - booklet, 1952 

9 196

"An Uncommon Man: Henry Wallace and 60 million jobs" - Frank Kingdon - booklet, 1945 

9 197

Uncorrected proof of "The Strange Death of Franklin D. Roosevelt" - Emanuel Josephson - pamphlet, undated 

9 198

"The Underlying Causes of our National Depression - E. H. Peterson - pamphlet, 1934 

9 199

"The Unfinished Portrait" - Harold Martin - flyer, undated 

9 200

UE Steward, 1954 

9 201

Wallace, Henry - Foreign Language Campaign Flyers, 1948 

9 202

Wallace, Henry - correspondence, 1954 

9 203

"The Wallace Plan vs. the (Hoover) (Dulles) Marshall Plan - Testimony Before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, 1948 

9 204

"War, Labor and Peace: Some recent addresses and writings of President Wilson" - The Committee on Public Information, 1918 

9 205

"Washington as President - pamphlet, 1931 

9 206

"Washington Squirrel Cage" - Morris B. Bealle - pamphlet, 1945 

9 207

"The Way Out" - The Duke of Bedford - pamphlet, 1942 

9 208

Western Political Quarterly, 1948 

9 209

"What is Anti-Semitism?" - article, 1944 

9 210

"What Peace Terms" - pamphlet, undated 

9 211

"While America Slept" - booklet, 1943 

9 212

White House Conference on Children in a Democracy - Proceedings, 1941 

9 213

"Why a 4th Term President?" - Richard Riley Shepard - pamphlet, undated undated 

9 214

"Why the FDR-Stalin Pacts Broke Down" - clipping, 1949 

10 215

"Why I am a Candidate" - Norman Thomas - flyer, 1948 

10 216

Wilkie, Wendell - newspaper clippings, 1943-1944 

10 217
Oversize

"The Winning of the War in Europe and the Pacific" - Biennial report of the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army, 1945 

Folder 218

Woodrow Wilson Foundation - address by Franklin D. Roosevelt - pamphlet, 1933 

Folder 219

"The World Crisis and American Foreign Policy" - A review - Harry Elmer Barnes, reprinted article, 1952 

Folder 220

World War II - clippings scrapbook, undated 

Folder 221

World War II - photographs, undated 

Folder 222

"Yalta and You - Hansard's Revelations" - The Independent Labour Party - pamphlet, undated 

Folder 223

"You Can Do Something About Cancer" - Eleanor Roosevelt - flyer, undated 

Folder 224

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