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Theodore R. McKeldin, 1971 April 6-1973 May 9

Identifier: OH 8033


Theodore R. McKeldin was Governor of Maryland, 1951-1959. Prior to his election as governor, he served as Mayor of Baltimore, 1943-1947, and then again from 1963-1967. In this interview, he discusses: Family and early life, education, and first jobs; compares Republican and Democratic parties in Maryland, governorship and mayoralty, and his early and later campaigns; characterizes Mayor William Broening, President Dwight Eisenhower, President Lyndon Johnson, and Judge Simon Sobeloff; emphasizes his respect for all people and religions.


  • 1971 April 6-1973 May 9


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.


305 Minutes (Audio recording)

173 Pages (Transcript)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Processing Information

There are an additional 14 pages of supplementary material (biographical data and newspaper clippings) included after the transcript.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States