Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
The William Stull Holt papers cover the life and career of the American history professor through correspondence, diaries, photographs, reports, speeches, writings and other materials. The bulk of the collection relates to Holt's academic posts and several of the major correspondents are comprised of fellow University of Washington faculty members, as well as colleagues from other institutions, including Douglass Adair, Arthur Bestor, Robert E. Burke, Warren Cohen, Giovanni Costigan, Donald Emerson, Lawrence Gelfand, Kent Greenfield, Solomon Katz, Thomas Pressly, Max Savelle, Robert Skotheim and Dennis Strong. Other correspondents reflect Holt's political activities and include such notable figures as Brock Adams; his affiliation with the Democratic Party at the local and national level is further represented through conference and convention files. Also of note among Holt's professional papers is a 1953 reel to reel audiotape recording of lectures given by Holt and Savelle. His ... Read More
Maine Historical Society
Diary, reflecting Coffin's activities possibly as a selectman, participation in Democratic Party conventions, and the circulation of a petition to stop the incorporation of Deering into Portland
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Chiefly legislative bill and subject files relating to Carrell's service in the California Assembly (1963-1967) and Senate (1967-1972); together with correspondence, biographical data, speeches, financial papers, and scrapbooks containing correspondence, broadsides, clippings, photos, and other papers. Topics include air pollution, constitutional revisions, education, public utilities, and transportation, and Democratic national conventions in Chicago, Ill. (1944, 1952, and 1956), and Philadelphia, Pa. (1948). Persons represented include Lyndon B. Johnson, Estes Kefauver, and Harry S. Truman
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Correspondence, hearing testimony, and final copies of the 1976 Democratic platform acquired by Deland as an Illinois delegate to the 1976 Democratic National Convention and a member of the platform committee. Includes letters from constituents urging support of Common Cause "Making Government Work" plank and reversal of the decision to oppose the pro-life constitutional amendement
Rutgers University Libraries
Correspondence (1956-1964); minutes and financial reports (1953-1970); miscellaneous material compiled by the Special Programs Committee (1953-1970); minutes of National Action Committee meetings (1959-1963); national convention proceedings (1958, 1960); constitution, rules and regulations, and statements of purpose (1956-1960); correspondence of Darlington Hoopes, Jr., a national committee member, and his notes (1957-1961) for a brief study of 20th century socialism; and miscellaneous items
Bucks County Historical Society
Clippings relating to the convention which nominated William Jennings Bryan for president
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Correspondence with party candidates and religious and temperance groups (1960s), state and national party newsletters, campaign and convention materials, campaign financial records (1952-1968), press releases, literature concerning alcohol abuse and the rehabilitation of alcoholics, and other records; together with records (1943-1944) of the Anti-liquor Association, Goshen, Ind
University of Washington
The collection contains photographs documenting Adams's political career. Activities and events documented include hearings, receptions, activities with school groups, meetings with other politicians and with constituents, campaign speeches and other activities, rallies, and other events. Many photographs relate to women's rights or women's health; events relating to senior citizens and environmental issues are also highlighted. Brock Adams appears in all photographs unless otherwise indicated
Indiana State Library - Manuscripts and Rare Books
This collection contains 2 copies of W.E. Henry's article, "Thirty-Five Years Looking Backward", which appeared in the July-September, 1932 edition of the Indiana State Library's publication, Library Occurrent, and describes how he became the director of the Indiana State Library and the changes that took place during his tenure (1897-1906). The collection also contains Henry's autobiography, "Through Seventy-Seven Years, Nov. 1857-Nov. 1934: His Own Story", a letter of recommendation for Henry written by David Jordan of Indiana University dated April 13th, 1891, and a bookplate from the University of Washington Library School titled, "The William E. Henry Collection: The Making of the Book." Admission tickets to the Indiana Republican State Conventions (1900-1904), the Indiana State Fair (1902-1903), the National Prohibition Convention (1904), the Democratic Mass Meeting (1904), and the third annual encampment of the Spanish-American War Veterans (1902), as well as Henry's membership ... Read More
Minnesota Historical Society
Typed copies of platforms and resolutions of major and minor political parties adopted at conventions in Minnesota, compiled as the result of a University of Minnesota project carried out with the help of graduate assistants Sarah Davidson (now Wangensteen) and Roger Shumate. A descriptive text accompanies the copies. Project working papers (1936-1964) include correspondence about the location and acquisition of the material, research notes and draft for the descriptive text, and several printed platforms and resolutions


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