Curtis, Charles, 1860-1936

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American politician; United States senator from Kansas, 1907-1913 and 1915-1929; vice president of the United States, 1929-1933.

From the description of Charles Curtis papers, 1863-1933. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754869167

Charles Curtis (1860-1936) was an American politician and Republican. He began his political career as a member of the House of Representatives for Kansas (1893-1907). Later, he was elected to the Senate (1907-1929), where he held many important offices including Majority Whip, Majority Leader, and President pro tempore. In 1929, he was elected Vice President under Herbert Hoover.

From the guide to the Charles Curtis Letters, 1921-1930, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)

Charles Curtis: Shawnee County, Kan., attorney; member of Congress; only Native American vice president. Of Topeka, Kan.; Washington, D.C.

Anna E. Curtis: civic club leader, wife of Charles Curtis. Of Topeka, Kan.; Washington, D.C.

From the description of Charles & Anna E. Curtis correspondence, papers & autobiography, 1860-1992 (bulk 1892-1932). (Kansas State Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 320535057

Biographical/Historical Note

American politician; United States senator from Kansas, 1907-1913 and 1915-1929; vice president of the United States, 1929-1933.

From the guide to the Charles Curtis papers, 1863-1933, (Hoover Institution Archives)

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creatorOf Humphrey, Lyman Underwood, 1844-1915. Lyman Underwood Humphrey correspondence, 1834-1944. Kansas State Historical Society
creatorOf Charles Curtis Letters, 1921-1930 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Case File of James D. Coddington United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
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referencedIn Hoover-Curtis Republican Club. Hoover-Curtis Republican Club list of members, ca. 1928. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Rudolph E. Reichert Papers, 1907-1962 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Margrave family. Margrave family papers, 1861-1961 (bulk 1900-1930). Kansas State Historical Society
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referencedIn Correspondence, 1863-1920 University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library Kansas Collection.
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creatorOf Charles Curtis papers, 1863-1933 Hoover Institution Archives.
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referencedIn American Film Institute Collection. 1913 - 1960. Assorted Films. 1913 - 1960. Pathe News
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creatorOf Scott, Charles F., b. 1860. Charles F. Scott papers, 1883-1938. Kansas State Historical Society
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referencedIn Collection of Charles Curtis photographs, n.d. Utah Division of State History, Utah Historical Society
referencedIn Autograph File, C, 1554-2002. Houghton Library.
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Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Charbo, Eileen Miles. person
associatedWith Connelley, William Elsey, 1855-1930 person
associatedWith Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933, person
associatedWith Curtis, Anna E. (Anna Elizabeth Baird), 1860-1924. person
associatedWith Curtis family family
associatedWith Curtis, Orren Arms, 1829-1898 person
associatedWith Curtis, Permelia Hubbard person
associatedWith Curtis, William person
associatedWith Dean, John S., 1861-1937. person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937. person
associatedWith Fosseen, Carrie, 1875-1963. person
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associatedWith Gleed, Charles S. (Charles Sumner), 1856-1920. person
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associatedWith Hilles, Charles Dewey, 1867-1949. person
associatedWith Hill, Mrs. Esther Mary (Clark) 1876-1932 person
associatedWith Hoover-Curtis Republican Club corporateBody
associatedWith Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964, person
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associatedWith Huron, George A., person
correspondedWith Jones, Howel, 1844-1924. person
associatedWith Margrave family. family
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correspondedWith Milton Caniff person
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associatedWith National Hall of Fame for Famous American Indians. corporateBody
associatedWith Nicholsen, C. C., Mrs, person
associatedWith Reichert, Rudolph E. (Rudolph Edward), 1887-1965. person
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associatedWith Reily, E. Mont. person
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associatedWith Robinson, Elmer E., 1894-1982. person
associatedWith Scott, Charles F., b. 1860. person
associatedWith Shouse, Jouett, 1879-1968. person
associatedWith Stillwell, Leander, 1843-1939 person
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memberOf United States. Congress. corporateBody
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associatedWith Willis, Frank Bartlett, 1871-1928. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Washington, D. C. DC US
Topeka KS US
Subject
Vice presidents' spouses
Politics, government and public administration
Vice presidents
Indians of North America--Politics and government
Vice--Presidents--United States--Correspondence
Legislators--United States, correspondence, reminiscences, etc
Legislators
Election campaigns
Occupation
Statesmen--United States
Politicians
Function

Person

Birth 1860-01-25

Death 1936-02-08

Americans

English

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