Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 582
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship in Social and Political Thought
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship was established in 1978 by Congress at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (WWICS) to honor the former Senator and Vice President of the United States, who was also the first Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Wilson Center. The Humphrey Fellow was to serve for one year, delivering a Hubert H. Humphrey Memorial Lecture and carrying out projects consistent with the Fellowship.
These records consist of files concerning the establishment of the fellowship by WWICS. Materials include background documentation on other similar prizes, copies of legislation, notes on the process, and notes on Congressional testimony.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 582, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship in Social and Political Thought, Records