Sites related to Harold Edward Stassen (1907-2001), three-term governor of Minnesota, World War II Navy captain, president of the University of Pennsylvania, member of the Eisenhower administration, active American Baptist churchman, and nine-time presidential hopeful.
1952 Presidential Primary
Harold Stassen's delegates to the Republican convention voted for Eisenhower on the second ballot, starting a cascade that carried Eisenhower to the nomination. From the Minnesota House of Representatives' publication Session Weekly.
Harold E. Stassen: An Inventory of His Papers at the Minnesota Historical Society
Biography of the three-time governor of Minnesota, an overview of this collection of his papers, and more detailed descriptions of each major section.
Oral History Interview with Harold Stassen
Transcript of a 1973 interview of Governor Stassen about his role in the foundation of the United Nations. At the Truman Presidential Museum and Library.
Who2: Harold Stassen
Brief biographical profile.
Harold Stassen and the Ivy League
Stassen wanted the University of Pennsylvania to have a big time football program, and was instrumental in getting Penn into the Ivy League. [The Pennsylvania Gazette] (November 01, 2001)
Harold Stassen, 1907-2001
Obituary for the former president of the University of Pennsylvania. With portrait. [The Pennsylvania Gazette] (May 01, 2001)
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