Newman, Ralph Geoffrey, 1911-

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Mr. Newman died July 23, 1998.

From the description of Ralph G. Newman papers, 1938-1998. (Chicago History Museum). WorldCat record id: 729758882

Chicago, Illinois proprietor of the Abraham Lincoln Bookshop, manuscript dealer and appraiser, author, member of many historical and cultural organizations, especially related to the Civil War.

From the description of Collection of Adlai E. Stevenson Material, 1892, 1947-1968. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 60403859

No biographical information available.

From the guide to the Ralph Newman Papers, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc])

Democratic party convention held August 26-29, 1968, chose Hubert Humphrey as the presidential candidate and brought thousands of anti-war activists to Chicago to protest U.S. involvement in Vietnam.

From the description of Democratic National Convention Collection, 1968. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 48034834

Ralph Geoffrey Newman was a noted historian and book dealer.

Marsena R. Patrick was a United States (U.S.) Army officer. He was a 1st lieutenant, 2nd U.S. Infantry; captain, Commissary of Subsistence, Red River Landing and Vera Cruz; brigadier general, Inspector General (IG) of New York Volunteers; commanding general (CG), 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, Department (Dept.) of the Rappahannock; Provost Marshal General, Army of the Potomac and armies operating against Richmond; and commanding general, District of Henrico.

From the description of The Ralph G. Newman collection, 1841-1888. (US Army, Mil Hist Institute). WorldCat record id: 50633795

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Newman, Ralph Geoffrey, 1911-1998. Ralph G. Newman papers, 1938-1998. Chicago History Museum
creatorOf Newman, Ralph Geoffrey, 1911-. Democratic National Convention Collection, 1968. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967. Letters of tribute to Carl Sandburg [manuscript], 1951-1952. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Pratt, Harry E. (Harry Edward), 1901-1956. Papers, 1910-1991 (1937-1956). Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967. Papers of Carl Sandburg [manuscript] 1904-1968. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn David C. Mearns Papers, 1830-1979, (bulk 1940-1967) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Robert E. Sherwood papers, 1917-1968 (inclusive), 1934-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Weiss, Edward H. (Edward Huhner), 1901-1984. Edward H. Weiss papers, 1949-1985 (bulk 1960-1985). Chicago History Museum
referencedIn Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972. Letter, Sept. 1, 1949. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Thomas, Benjamin Platt, 1902-1956. Papers, 1935-1993. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Newman, Ralph Geoffrey, 1911-1998. Collection of Adlai E. Stevenson Material, 1892, 1947-1968. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973. Telegram, December 2, 1968. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Newman, Ralph Geoffrey, 1911-. Lincoln speaks at Gettysburgh, [19--]. Lake County Historical Society
referencedIn Inventory of the Everette B. Long Papers Ragan MSS 00080., 1949-1981 Cushing Memorial Library,
creatorOf Ralph Newman Papers University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]
referencedIn Small collection of correspondence by Lincoln collectors 1867-1964. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Newman, Ralph Geoffrey, 1911-. The Ralph G. Newman collection, 1841-1888. U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center
creatorOf Eisenschiml, Otto, 1880-1963. Papers, 1936-1963. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Barrett Lincoln Collection Fund. Records, 1950-1952. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
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associatedWith Abraham Lincoln Book Shop. corporateBody
associatedWith Barrett Lincoln Collection Fund. corporateBody
associatedWith Chicago Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Civil War Round Table (Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Daley, Richard J., 1902-1976. person
associatedWith Democratic National Convention (1968 : Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Eisenschiml, Otto, 1880-1963. person
associatedWith Ford's Theatre Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Hughett, Barbara. person
associatedWith Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978. person
associatedWith Illinois. Sesquicentennial Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Illinois State Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973. person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. person
associatedWith Lincoln College (Lincoln, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Lincoln Memorial University. corporateBody
associatedWith Long, E. B. (Everette Beach), 1919-1981 person
associatedWith McCarthy, Eugene J., 1916-2005. person
associatedWith McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- person
correspondedWith Mearns, David C. (David Chambers), 1899-1981 person
associatedWith Montgomery Ward. corporateBody
associatedWith Patrick, Marsena Rudolph, 1811-1888 person
associatedWith Pratt, Harry E. (Harry Edward), 1901-1956. person
associatedWith Ralph Geoffrey Newman (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Ralph Geoffrey Newman, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967. person
correspondedWith Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955 person
associatedWith Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965. person
associatedWith Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1930-. person
associatedWith Thomas, Benjamin Platt, 1902-1956. person
associatedWith Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972. person
associatedWith United States. Army. Cavalry Regiment, 5th. Company A corporateBody
associatedWith Weiss, Edward H. (Edward Huhner), 1901-1984. person
associatedWith Wiche, Glen Norman. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Illinois
Illinois
United States
United States
Illinois--Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
United States
United States
Illinois--Chicago
Subject
Veterans
Appraisers--20th century
Booksellers and bookselling--20th century
Elections
Authors, American--20th century
Presidents--Elections--1968
Political conventions--1968
Seminole War, 2nd, 1835-1842--Sources
Mexican War, 1846-1848--Sources
Historians--20th century
Bull Run, 2nd Battle of, Va., 1862--Personal narratives
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements
Autographs--Collectors and collecting
Bookstores--20th century
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Birth 1911-11-03

Death 1998-07-23

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