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FEDERAL AID

(FA)

The subject "Federal Aid" is used for materials pertaining to Federal financial aid to State and local governments in the form of direct grants-in-aid; shared revenue and net loans; repayable advances; and supplements.

FA

FEDERAL AID

Boxes 1-5

 

(processed 6/73)

 
 

Memos and correspondence between aides, department heads, the Council of Economic Advisors, and the Bureau of the Budget, including some to the President, regarding the use of federal funds to finance a great variety of projects, and the distribution of such expenditures among the states. Discussion of grants-in-aid; public works projects; federal-state fiscal cooperation; research and development expenditures; Manpower Development and Training Act; compliance with civil rights legislation in federal grants; revenue sharing; statistics on federal assistance to specific states and communities. Correspondence with legislators and state and local officials regarding particular projects for which federal assistance has been requested.

     

FA 1

AIRPORT CONSTRUCTION

 
 

(processed 6/73)

Box 5

 

Mostly correspondence regarding federal assistance for local airports.

     

FA 2

FEDERAL AID TO EDUCATION

 
 

(processed 1/72)

Boxes 6-13

 

Subjects include NDEA; ESEA; Higher Education Act; tax credits for education; aid for the study of science; Teacher Corps; overseas schools; grants to students; grants to specific educational institutions; educational television; Civil Rights compliance in schools receiving federal aid; aid to parochial schools.

     

FA 3

HIGHWAYS

 
 

(processed 6/73)

Boxes 14-16

 

Federal aid to Highway program; Highway Trust Fund; user taxes; highway beautification; the interstate highway system; expenditure cutbacks and disbursement of federal highway funds.

     

FA 4

HOUSING

 
 

(processed 6/73)

Box 16

 

Rent Supplement program; Model Cities; Housing Act of 1964; Housing and Urban Development Act of 1965; urban renewal; Demonstration Cities bill.

     

FA 5

PUBLIC HEALTH

 
 

(processed 6/73)

Boxes 17-19

 

Includes grants for general health, public health training, hospitals, and to schools of public health. Appalachian Regional Hospitals; civil rights compliance in public health facilities; Partnership for Health bill; mental health legislation; neighborhood health centers. [For Veterans' Hospitals see: VA 4-1]

     

FA 6

ARTS

 
 

(processed 6/73)

Box 20

 

Federal assistance to the fine arts; National Council on the Arts; Arts and Humanities bill; requests for grants. Cross reference acknowledgements of cartoons sent to the President.

 

FEDERAL AID (FA)

CONTAINER LIST

Container Number

Folder Title

Inclusive Dates

1

Ex FA

11/22/63 - 12/20/66

   

2

Ex FA

12/21/66 - 1/20/69

   

3

Gen FA

11/22/63 - 3/26/66

   

4

Gen FA

3/27/66 - 9/29/67

   

5

Gen FA

9/30/67 - 1/20/69

   

Ex FA 1

 

Gen FA 1

 
   

6

Ex FA 2

11/22/63 - 6/24/67

   

7

Ex FA 2

6/25/67 - 1/24/68

   

8

Ex FA 2

1/25/68 - 1/20/69

Gen FA 2

11/22/63 - 8/14/64

   

9

Gen FA 2

8/15/64 - 4/30/65

   

10

Gen FA 2

5/1/65-11/22/65

   

11

Gen FA 2

11/23/65 - 7/18/66

   

12

Gen FA 2

7/19/66 - 9/8/67

   

13

Gen FA 2

9/9/67 - 1/20/69

   

14

Ex FA 3

 

Gen FA 3

11/22/63 - 12/15/66

   

15

Gen FA 3

12/16/66 - 7/31/68

   

16

Gen FA 3

8/1/68 - 1/20/69

   

Ex FA 4

 

Gen FA 4

 
   

17

Ex FA 5

 

Gen FA 5

11/22/63-6/30/64

   

18

Gen FA 5

7/1/64 - 3/25/66

   

19

Gen FA 5

3/26/66 - 1/20/69

   

20

Ex FA 6

 

Gen FA 6