Voorhis, Jerry, 1901-1984

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Dates:
Birth 1901-04-06
Death 1984-09-11
English

Biographical notes:

Horace Jeremiah Voorhis served as a U.S. congressman, and was a pioneer in the cooperative and group health movements. He was executive secretary of the Cooperative Health Federation of America and its successor, Group Health Association of America.

From the description of Jerry Voorhis papers, 1947-1974. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63291422

From the guide to the Jerry Voorhis papers, 1947-1974, (University of Minnesota Libraries. Social Welfare History Archives [swha])

Jerry Voorhis, 1901-1984, was founder of the Voorhis School for Boys in San Dimas, Calif.; U.S. congressman from California's 12th district, 1936-1946, until his defeat by Richard Nixon; member of the Dies Committee on Un-American Activities; president and later executive director of the Co-operative League of the U.S.A.

From the description of H. Jerry Voorhis papers, 1913-1984. (Claremont Colleges Library). WorldCat record id: 51515498

Biography of Jerry Voorhis

Jerry Voorhis, 1901-1984, was founder of the Voorhis School for Boys in San Dimas, Calif.; U.S. congressman from California's 12th district, 1936-1946, until his defeat by Richard Nixon; member of the Dies Committee on Un-American Activities; president and later executive director of the Co-operative League of the U.S.A

From the guide to the Jerry Voorhis Papers, 1901-1984, (Claremont Colleges. Honnold/Mudd Library.)

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Subjects:

  • Voorhis School for Boys--History--Sources
  • Co-operative League of the U.S.A.--History--Sources
  • Health maintenance organizations--History--Sources
  • Western Americana--1850-1980
  • United States--Politics and government--1933-1953
  • Health maintenance organizations--United States--History--Sources
  • United States. Congress. House. Special Committee on Un--American Activities (1938-1944)
  • United States. Congress. House--History--Sources
  • Cooperation--United States--History--Sources
  • Cooperation--History--Sourses
  • Southern California History--1900-1950

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Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • California (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Claremont, California. (as recorded)