Kerr, Robert S. (Robert Samuel), 1896-1963

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Kerr was a lawyer and chairman of the board of Kerr-McGee Oil Industries, Inc. He was governor of Oklahoma, 1943-1947. He also represented Oklahoma in the U. S. Senate, 1949-1963. As senator, he chaired the Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences (1961-1963) and the Select Committee on National Water Resources (1959-1960). Kerr was a Democrat.

From the description of Papers, 1909-1970, bulk 1931-1962. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 518140987

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referencedIn United States Political Campaign Materials Collection, and undated, 1840-2009 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Collier, John, 1884-1968. John Collier papers, 1910-1987 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Dixon, Frank M. (Frank Murray), 1892-1965. Papers, 1924-1965. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA) Archives, 1885-1990s David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Galbreath, Frank. Frank Galbreath papers 1910-1978. The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library
referencedIn Margaret Bayne Price Papers, 1918-1969, 1947-1968 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn McNutt mss., 1899-1955 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Cartwright, Wilburn, 1892-1979. Congressional papers, 1898-1951. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
referencedIn Publicity photographs of U.S. Senator Hugh Scott, 1958-1973. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Hobbs, Herschel Harold, 1907-1995. Oral memoirs of Herschel H. Hobbs [sound recording]. Southern Baptist Historical Library & Archives
creatorOf Lyndon Baines Johnson Archives Collection. 1931 - 1968. Congressional Correspondence Files
creatorOf Murray, William H. (William Henry), 1869-1956. Papers, 1891-1962, bulk 1919-1946. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
referencedIn George W. Pray Papers, 1844-1890 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Stigler, William Grady, 1891-1952. Congressional Papers, 1934-1952, bulk 1944-1952. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
referencedIn Wisconsin. Governor (1943-1947 : Goodland). Records, 1878-1974. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn National Federation of Grain Cooperatives records, 1946-1976. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Albert, Carl Bert, 1908-2000. Congressional papers, 1910-1998, bulk 1946-1998. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
referencedIn Disney, Wesley E. (Wesley Ernest), 1883-1961. Congressional papers, 1909-1958. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
referencedIn Blair Moody Papers, 1928-1954, 1934-1952 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn John Collier papers, 1910-1987 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn National Federation of Grain Cooperatives. National Federation of Grain Cooperatives records, 1946-1976. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Kerr, Robert S. (Robert Samuel), 1896-1963. Land, wood, and water / by Robert S. Kerr ; introduction by Lyndon B. Johnson. Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
creatorOf Wilson, George Howard, 1905-1985. Papers, 1933-1974. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
creatorOf Stigler, William Grady, 1891-1952. Congressional papers, 1934-1952. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
referencedIn Rayburn, Sam, papers 92-172, 92-257, 92-389, 92-415, 94-017, 96-066, 96-177, 97-347, 98-130, 2008-225, 2009-008. 29749116., 1831, 1845, 1903-2007 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin .
creatorOf Kerr-McBride collection, 1923-1977 (bulk 1960-1969). Oklahoma State University Library, Edmon Low Library
referencedIn Cohen, Wilbur J. (Wilbur Joseph), 1913-1987. Wilbur J. Cohen papers, 1930-1987 (bulk 1935-1979). Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Hobbs, Herschel Harold, 1907-. Oral memoirs of Herschel H. Hobbs [microform]. Southern Baptist Historical Library & Archives
referencedIn Hobbs, Herschel Harold, 1907-. Oral memoirs of Herschel H. Hobbs, 1974. Southern Baptist Historical Library & Archives
referencedIn Morris, Toby. Toby Morris photograph collection, 1947-1961. Museum of the Great Plains
referencedIn Collier, John, 1884-1968. John Collier papers, 1910-1987 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Morris, Toby. Congressional papers, 1946-1960. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
creatorOf Kerr, Robert S. (Robert Samuel), 1896-1963. Robert S. Kerr : commercials & items, 1954-1962. University of Oklahoma, Political Community Archives
creatorOf Kerr, Robert S. (Robert Samuel), 1896-1963. Papers, 1909-1970, bulk 1931-1962. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
referencedIn Johnson family. Johnson family : papers, 1859-1971. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Edwards, Zona McDole, 1885-1966. Mrs. J. Hale Edwards photograph collection, 1958-1960. Museum of the Great Plains
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associatedWith Albert, Carl Bert, 1908-2000. person
associatedWith Arkansas-White-Red Basins Inter-Agency Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Cartwright, Wilburn, 1892-1979. person
associatedWith Cohen, Wilbur J. (Wilbur Joseph), 1913-1987. person
associatedWith Collier, John, 1884-1968. person
associatedWith Democratic National Convention (1944) corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic National Convention (1952) corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic Party (Okla.) corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic Party (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dewey, Thomas E. (Thomas Edmund), 1902-1971. person
associatedWith Disney, Wesley E. (Wesley Ernest), 1883-1961. person
associatedWith Dixon, Frank M. (Frank Murray), 1892-1965. person
associatedWith Duke University. David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Edwards, Zona McDole, 1885-1966. person
associatedWith Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969. person
correspondedWith Galbreath, Frank. person
associatedWith Hobbs, Herschel Harold, 1907-1995. person
associatedWith Interstate Oil Compact Commission. corporateBody
correspondedWith Johnson family. family
associatedWith Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973. person
associatedWith Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963. person
associatedWith Kerr-McGee Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith McNutt, Paul V. (Paul Vories), 1891-1955 person
associatedWith Moody, Blair, 1902-1954 person
associatedWith Morris, Toby. person
associatedWith Murray, William H. (William Henry), 1869-1956. person
associatedWith National Federation of Grain Cooperatives. corporateBody
associatedWith National Federation of Grain Cooperatives. corporateBody
associatedWith Oklahoma. Dept. of Public Welfare. corporateBody
associatedWith Oklahoma Planning and Resources Board. corporateBody
associatedWith Oklahoma. State Dept. of Education. corporateBody
associatedWith Oklahoma. State Highway Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Outdoor Advertising Association of America corporateBody
associatedWith Phillips, Leon C. (Leon Chase), 1890-1958. person
associatedWith Pray, George Washington, 1825-1890 person
associatedWith Price, Margaret Bayne, 1912-1968 person
associatedWith Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961 person
associatedWith Stigler, William Grady, 1891-1952. person
associatedWith Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972. person
associatedWith United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Southwestern Power Administration. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Oklahoma. Political Commercial Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith Warren, Earl, 1891-1974. person
associatedWith Wilson, George Howard, 1905-1985. person
associatedWith Wisconsin. Governor (1943-1947 : Goodland) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Arkansas River
United States
Oklahoma
Subject
Agricultural laws and legislation
Flood control
roads--maintenance and repair
Regional planning
Political Campaigns
Petroleum industry and trade
Dams
Water resources development
Rural electrification
Patronage, Political
Advertising, political
Natural resources
Presidents--Election--1952
Federal aid to education
Television advertising
Roads--Design and construction
Conservation of natural resources
Freight and freightage--Rates
Military Bases
Reservoirs
Soil conservation
World War, 1939-1945
Taxation--Law and legislation
Veterans--Law and legislation
Indians of North America--Oklahoma
Irrigation
Indians of North America--Government policy
Gas industry
Occupation
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Birth 1896-09-11

Death 1963-01-01

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