Shouse, Jouett, 1879-1968

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Shouse was born in Midway, Ky. December 10, 1879, the son of the Reverend Samuel Shouse. He was on the staff of the Lexington HERALD from 1898-1904. In 1911, he went to Kansas, where he was married. Elected to Congress from the 7th Kansas District in 1915, Shouse served in the 64th and 65th Congresses. President Wilson named Shouse Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in 1919. Shouse served as Chairman of the Democratic National Executive Committee, 1929-1932; President of the Association Against the Prohibition Amendment, 1932-1933; and President of the American Liberty League, 1934-1938.

From the description of Jouett Shouse papers, 1911-1967, 1915-1967 (bulk dates). (University of Kentucky Libraries). WorldCat record id: 14698426

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referencedIn Underwood, Thomas R. (Thomas Rust), 1898-1956. Thomas R. Underwood papers, 1896-1956, 1923-1935. University of Kentucky Libraries
referencedIn Raskob, John J. (John Jakob), 1879-1950. Democratic National Committee papers, 1928-1938. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Papers of Catherine Filene Shouse, 1878-1998 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Glass, Carter, 1858-1946. Letters to Jouett Shouse [manuscript] 1916-40. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn American Liberty League. Records, 1929-1948. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Du Pont, Irénée, 1876-1963. Papers, 1784-1957. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Victor Murdock Papers, 1824-1971, (bulk 1909-1940) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Wolfskill, George, 1921-. Papers, 1949-1974. University of Texas at Arlington, Central Library
referencedIn Breckinridge Family Papers, 1752-1965 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Barton family. Papers, 1892-1956. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Shouse, Jouett, 1879-1968. Letter to the New York Times refuting Edward Mandell House's claims of connection with the Federal reserve act, and regarding the break between Pres. Wilson and house [manuscript] 1963 Aug. 15. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Chandler, Happy, 1898-1991. Albert B. Chandler papers, 1920-1974. University of Kentucky Libraries
creatorOf Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955. Cordell Hull papers, 1901-1932, bulk 1921-1932. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
referencedIn Association Against the Prohibition Amendment. Records, 1920-1953. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Hyde family. Hyde family papers, 1863-1957. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Jouett Shouse papers, 1911-1967, 1915-1967 (bulk dates) University of Kentucky Libraries
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associatedWith American Liberty League. corporateBody
associatedWith Association Against the Prohibition Amendment. corporateBody
correspondedWith Barton family. family
associatedWith Baruch, Bernard M. (Bernard Mannes), 1870-1965. person
associatedWith Bradley, Omar Nelson, 1893-1981. person
correspondedWith Breckinridge family family
associatedWith Byrd, Harry Flood, 1887-1966. person
associatedWith Chandler, Happy, 1898-1991 person
associatedWith Clark, Champ (James Beauchamp), 1850-1921. person
associatedWith Cox, James M. (James Middleton), 1870-1957. person
associatedWith Curtis, Charles. person
associatedWith Davis, John W. (John William), 1873-1955. person
associatedWith Democratic National Committee (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Du Pont, Irénée, 1876-1963. person
associatedWith Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969. person
associatedWith Farley, James Aloysius, 1888-1976. person
associatedWith Garner, John Nance, 1869-1967. person
associatedWith Glass, Carter, 1858-1940. person
associatedWith Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909- person
associatedWith Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964. person
associatedWith House, Edward Mandell, 1858-1938. person
associatedWith Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955. person
associatedWith Hyde family. family
associatedWith Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973. person
associatedWith Landon, Alfred M. (Alfred Mossman), 1887-1987. person
associatedWith McAdoo, W. G. (William Gibbs), 1863-1941. person
correspondedWith Murdock, Victor. person
correspondedWith Murdock, Victor. person
associatedWith Raskob, John J. (John Jakob), 1879-1950. person
associatedWith Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. person
associatedWith Shouse, Catherine Filene, 1896-1994. person
associatedWith Underwood, Thomas R. (Thomas Rust), 1898-1956. person
associatedWith Vinson, Fred, 1890-1953. person
associatedWith Wilkie, Wendell, 1892-1944. person
associatedWith Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924. person
correspondedWith Wolfskill, George, 1921- person
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Birth 1879-12-10

Death 1968-06-02



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