Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
VEYSEY, Victor Vincent (1915-2001)

VEYSEY, VICTOR VINCENT, a Representative from California; born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., April 14, 1915; B.S., California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1936; M.B.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1938; graduate work, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.; professor at California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1938-1940, 1941-1946; professor at Stanford University, Stanford, Calif., 1940-1941; member of the Brawley, Calif., School District Board, 1955-1962; member of the Imperial Valley College Board, Imperial, Calif., 1960-1962; advisory commission, United States Department of Agriculture, 1959-1963; member of the California state assembly, 1963-1971; delegate, Republican National Convention, 1972; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-second and to the Ninety-third Congresses (January 3, 1971-January 3, 1975); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the Ninety-fourth Congress in 1974; Assistant Secretary for Civil Works, United States Army, 1975-1977; secretary for industrial relations, State of California, 1983; died on February 13, 2001, in Hemet, Calif.; interment at Riverview Cemetery, Brawley, Calif.

California State Library
California History Room
Sacramento, CA
Oral History: 1988, 325 pages.
An oral history interview with Victor V. Veysey conducted by Enid Hart Douglass, Claremont Graduate School for the State Government Oral History Program, California State Archives, 1988.

Papers: In the Joseph Melville Kennick Collection, 1933-1980, 2 boxes.
Correspondents include Victor V. Veysey.


Stanford University
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, CA
Papers: 1960-1985, 124 boxes.
The papers of Victor Veysey contain correspondence, speeches and writings, clippings, photographs, memoranda, and printed matter, relating to California and United States politics, government and election campaigns, and American environmental and energy programs.


University of California
The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, CA
Oral History: 1988, 313 pages.
An oral history interview with Victor V. Veysey conducted by Enid Hart Douglass, Claremont Graduate School for the State Government Oral History Program, California State Archives, 1988.

  • Ralph Nader Congress Project. Citizens Look at Congress: Victor V. Veysey, Republican Representative from California. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers, 1972.
  • Veysey, Victor V. Describing the supervisor's job. Pasadena, Calif., Industrial relations section, California institute of technology [1943]
  • ___. Selecting, training, and rating supervisors. Pasadena, Calif.: Industrial Relations Section, California Institute of Technology, [1944].
  • ___. Using descriptions of supervisory jobs. Pasadena, Calif.: Industrial Relations Section, California Institute of Technology [1944].
  • ___. Vacations with pay in Los Angeles County. Pasadena, Calif.: N.p., 1940.