University of Notre Dame

Frank M. Folsom Papers


Origination : Folsom, Frank M., 1894-1970
Extent : 12 linear feet. 3 linear inches of photographs.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Frank M. Folsom Papers (FOL), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence, 1923-1960s; speeches by Folsom, 1940s; diaries and daily logs, 1940s-1960s; photographs, scrapbooks, and clippings involving Folsom, 1943-1963; and printed material including reports of the International Atomic Energy Agency, 1957-1963.


Merchant, regional manager (1932-1933) and vice president (1933-1939) for Montgomery Ward, member Council of National Defense Advisory Commission, (1940-1941), chief procurement officer of the U.S. Navy (1941-1943), executive with RCA serving as president (1949-1957), and delegate of the Holy See (Vatican) to the International Atomic Energy Agency (1957-1969).


Folsom, Frank M., 1894-1970.
International Atomic Energy Agency.
Montgomery Ward.
Radio Corporation of America.
United States Navy.
United States. National Defense Advisory Commission.

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