Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


Francis P. Brassor Papers

Dates: 1940-1978

Chief, Administrative Services, U.S. Civil Service Commission, 1942-1953; Executive Secretary, First Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government, 1947-1949; Executive Secretary, Second Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government, 1953-1955

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ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

Size: 6 linear feet.
Access: Open.
Copyright: The donor gave to the U.S. government the copyrights in this material and in any other material received by the U.S. government and maintained in a depository administered by the National Archives and Records Administration. Documents created by U.S. government officials in the course of their official duties are in the public domain. Copyright interest in other documents presumably belongs to the creators of those documents, or their heirs.

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FOLDER TITLE LIST

    FIRST HOOVER COMMISSION
Box 1
  • Analysis of Recommendations for Reorganization of the Executive Branch of the Government, 1887-1947
  • Executive Office of the President
  • Independent regulatory commissions
  • Index of reports
  • Minutes of official proceedings
  • Miscellaneous material
  • The National Reorganization Conference, December 1949, Speeches
  • Status of the Report
    SECOND HOOVER COMMISSION
Box 2
  • Bibliography - Reorganization, 1923-1953
  • Commission procedures
  • "Digest and Analysis," Citizen Committee for the Hoover Report
  • Second Hoover Commission, 1st and 2nd meetings
  • Minutes and Index
  • Miscellaneous material
    FIRST AND SECOND HOOVER COMMISSIONS
Box 3
  • Oranization and Management Improvement Survey of the Passport Office, 1955-1956
  • Reports on personnel
  • Speeches
    SUBJECT FILE
Box 4
  • Aministrative Skills
  • ADPS
  • Airways, Modernization Board
  • Applied Management Course- Award of Certificates, 1959, 1962, 1965
  • Applied Administrative Management Course - General
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. I (1)
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. I (2)
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. II
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. I (3)
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. II, Part 1
Box 5
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. II, Part 2
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. III A (1)
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. III A (2)
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. III b and c
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. III
  • Applied Administrative Management lecture notes, Vol. V
  • Applied Management Course - list of participants
  • Applied Administrative Management - review of
  • Applied Administrative Management - syllabus
Box 6
  • Case Study Method
  • Civil Service Commission (1)
  • Civil Service Commission (2)
  • Civil Service Commission (3)
  • Civil Service Commission (4)
Box 7
  • "Closing Remarks"
  • Conference and staff meetings
  • Conflict of Interest Statutes
  • Controlling, appraising results and making improvements
  • Coordinating - A function of management
  • Correspondence Improvement Program
  • Courage, lecture on
  • Creativity
  • Decision making and problem solving
  • Delegation of authority
  • Employee morale
  • Ethics in Government
  • Executive development
Box 8
  • Forms control program
  • Government Accounting and Budgeting (1)
  • Government Accounting and Budgeting (2 - printed material)
  • Government Management
  • Human Relations
  • "Increased Productivity through System Analysis" (1)
  • "Increased Productivity through System Analysis" (2)
Box 9
  • Internal Audit
  • Judicial Branch of the Government
  • Kennedy, President
  • Leadership
  • Legal and Administrative Procedures
  • Legislative - Executive Branch Relationships
  • Line and Staff
  • Management, general
  • Management development
  • "Management Improvement and Management Control"
  • Methods Improvement Program
  • Middle Management Executive Development Program
  • Miscellaneous correspondence
  • Motivation and morale
  • "Operation Research"
  • Organization analysis
  • Organization charting
  • "Organizational Effectiveness and the Moses Organizational Chart"
Box 10
  • Organization of the Federal Government
  • Paperwork and Records Management (1)
  • Paperwork and Records Management (2 - printed material)
  • Personal
  • Personnel Administration (1)
Box 11
  • Personel Adminstration (2)
  • PERT/CPM
  • Philippine War Damage Commission, 1946
  • Planning - The first function of management
  • Policy
  • Procurement and Property Management
  • Public Law 600, 79th Congress
  • Public Relations
  • Quality Control
  • Report Writing
  • Reading More Efficiently
  • Reports Control Program
  • The Right of People to Speak
  • The Secretarial Function
  • S.E.C.
  • "Some Purpose of Reorganization and Some Obstacles to Reorganization"
  • Special Speeches
  • "Statistics as a Tool of Management"
Box 12
  • Standards of Performance
  • Subversive Activities Control Board
  • Supervision
  • Survey Reports
  • Systems Analysis - course outline
  • Systems Analysis - Lecture notes (1)
  • Systems Analysis - Lecture notes (2)
  • The Task Force
  • Voting
Box 13
  • Work Simplification (1)
  • Work Simplification (2) Material transferred
    MANUSCRIPTS and PUBLICATIONS
Box 14
  • Securities and Exchange Commission Vo1. I, Nov. 1, 1938
  • Public Law 93-579, 93rd Congress, Dec. 31, 1974 - An Act
  • A Guide for Executive Selection
  • Administration of the Civil Service System
  • CSC Organization, Sept. 1977
  • CSC Organization, 1972
  • Briefing by Civil Service Commission, March 2, 1972
  • A Report on how people are recruited, examined, and appointed in the Competitive Civil Service
  • Summary of the objectives, operations, and results of the Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government
  • Reports to the Congress by the Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government
  • Digest of Reports of the Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government
  • The Federal Career Service - A Look Ahead
  • Selecting Supervisors
  • Journal of the District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Trading in Unlisted Securities
  • Progress Report as of Dec. 31, 1954
  • Subcommittee report on business enterprises - June 1955
  • Task force report on legal services and procedures - March 1955
  • Task force report on personal and civil service - Feb. 1955
  • Reports on the Congress by the Commission on Oranization of the Executive Branch of the Government - Doc. #28
  • Report on the Hoover Commission Committee on Veteran's Affairs
  • General management of the Executive Branch - Feb. 1949
  • A Plan for the Man
  • Research Memo #1
  • Research Memo #2
  • Research Memo #3
  • Research Memo #4
  • Research Memo #5
  • Research Memo #6
  • Research Memo #7
  • Research Memo #8
  • Research Memo #9
  • Research Memo #10
  • Research Memo #11
  • Research Memo #12
  • Research Memo #13
  • Research Memo #14
  • Research Memo #15
  • Research Memo #16
  • Research Memo #17
  • Research Memo #18
  • Research Memo #19
  • A Guide for Executive Selection, Oct. 1961
  • Training the Supervisor, Sept. 1956
  • Selecting Supervisors, June 1956
  • Assessing and Reporting Training Needs and Progress, Dec. 1961
  • Yardsticks for organizing, staffing and operating the systems function, 1958
  • Directory of State Merit Systems, Dec. 1977
  • Reorganization of the Executive Dept., Jan 12, 1937
  • Reports to the Congress by the 2nd Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government, January 23, 1956
  • Machinery for Management Improvement
  • Urgent Deficiency Appropriation Bill for 1948
  • General Management of the Executive Branch, Feb. 1949
  • Budget and Accounting, June 1955
  • Personal and Civil Service, Feb. 1955
  • Legal Services and procedures, March 1955
  • Business Organizaton of the Department of Defense, June 1955
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