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William V.S. Tubman Papers, 1904-1992

Summary Information

Repository
Liberian Collections
Liberian Collections
Indiana University
504 North Fess Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47408
Phone: (812) 856-0782
Email: liberia@indiana.edu
http://www.onliberia.org

Creator
Tubman, William V.S.

Title
William V.S. Tubman Papers , 1904-1992

Collection No.
LCP2005/014 and Endangered Archives Programme EAP 027

Extent
21 cubic feet; 21 records cartons

Extent
Alternate Form Available: 48 microfilm reels (1 restricted)

Language
Materials are primarily in English

Abstract
William V. S. Tubman (1895-1971), Liberia’s longest serving President, served from 1944–1971. Tubman’s presidency was marked by great changes in the economy, politics and social environment of Liberia. The materials in the collection include papers from the years of Tubman’s presidency, his personal correspondence and memorabilia from Tubman’s family.