Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


 Profile of  Charles S. Murphy
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Brief profile :
Administrative Assistant to the President, 1947-1950
Special Counsel to the President, 1950-1953
 
Personal Papers :  Charles S. Murphy Papers
 
Oral History : Charles S. Murphy
 
Online Photos: Murphy photos
 
Biographical sketch :  
1909 (August 20) Born, Wallace, North Carolina
1931 A.B., Duke University
1934 LL.B., Duke University
1934-1946 Worked for Office of Legislative Counsel, U.S. Senate
1947-1950 Administrative Assistant to the President
1950-1953 Special Counsel to the President
1953-1961 Worked for Morison, Murphy, Clapp & Abrams Law Firm
1957-1960 Counsel to Democratic National Advisory Council
1960-1965 Undersecretary of Agriculture
1965-1968 Chairman, Civil Aeronautics Board
1968-1969 Counselor to the President
1969-1979 Worked for Morison, Murphy, Abrams & Haddock Law Firm
1969-1981 Board of Directors, Harry S. Truman Library Institute
1979-1983 Worked for Baker & Hostetler Law Firm
1983 (August 28) Died, Anne Arundel County, Maryland