Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989

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Senator, Congressman.

From the description of Reminiscences of Claude Denson Pepper : oral history, 1967. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122684146

Claude Pepper, 1900-1989, was a Democratic senator from Florida from 1936 to 1951 and a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1963 until his death. Arthur J. Goldsmith, 1889-1964, was a New York financier and manufacturer.

From the description of [Claude Pepper letters to Arthur J. Goldsmith]. [1943-1958] (Baylor University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 436275689

Politician, lawyer.

Claude Pepper was born on September 8, 1900, near Dudleyville, Alabama. In 1917 he and his father set up a clothes-pressing business, he taught elementary school and Bible classes, and worked in a steel mill. He attended the University of Alabama, and later graduated from the Law School of Harvard University, becoming an instructor at the University of Arkansas. In 1925 he was admitted to the Florida Bar, and began a law practice in Perry, Florida. In 1929, he was elected a member of the Florida House of Representatives, serving on various committees. In 1930, he moved to Tallahassee. On December 29, 1936, he married Mildred Irene Webster, and was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate. In 1951 he opened law practices in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C., and several other offices in the coming years. In 1962, he was elected as a Democrat to the 88th Congress, United States House of Representatives. He was part of various committees, including the House Rules Committee, House Select Committee on Crime, House Select Committee on Aging, and the House Subcommittee on Health and Long-Term Care. On May 30, 1989, Claude Pepper died in Washington, D.C.

From the description of Claude Pepper collection, 1915-1993. (Florida State University). WorldCat record id: 50668496

Politician.

Born and educated in Alabama; received law degree at Harvard; taught law at the University of Arkansas, 1924. Began law practice in Perry, Florida, in 1925. Moved to Tallahassee to practice law in 1930. Served in Florida House of Representatives, 1929-1936; U.S. Senate, 1936-1951; U.S. House of Representatives, 1963-1989. Died in 1989.

From the description of Scrapbooks, 1948-1958. (University of Florida). WorldCat record id: 26023547

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referencedIn Kahn, Hannah. Papers, 1940-1987. University of Florida
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creatorOf Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989. Scrapbooks, 1948-1958. University of Florida
referencedIn "March of Time" Collection. 1934 - 1951. March of Time Documentary/Newsreel Films Relating to U.S. History, Government, Politics, Culture, and International Affairs. 1935 - 1953. LIFE WITH GRANDPA United States. National Archives and Records Administration
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referencedIn Carter, Jerry Williams, 1887-1971. Papers, 1923-1971. Florida State University
referencedIn Hay, Marion Jewell. Marion Hay collection, 1891-1980. Florida State University
creatorOf Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989. [Claude Pepper letters to Arthur J. Goldsmith]. Baylor University Libraries, Moody Memorial Library
referencedIn Hodges, James B., 1877-1939. Papers, 1907-1941. University of Florida
referencedIn Miller, Emma Guffey, 1874-1970. Papers: Series III-IV, 1900-1972 (inclusive) [microform]. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
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creatorOf Hutchinson, Martin Ashton, 1892-1962. Papers of Martin Ashton Hutchinson [manuscript] 1923-62. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. President's alphabetical file, 1933-1945. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989. Claude Pepper collection, 1915-1993. Florida State University
referencedIn Sayre, Francis Bowes, 1885-1972. Papers of Francis Bowes Sayre, 1861-1961. Library of Congress
referencedIn National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.). Records, 1919-1990. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Southern Conference for Human Welfare. National Committee to Abolish the Poll Tax records, 1941-1948. Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library
referencedIn Durr, Virginia Foster. Papers: Series II, 1929-1991 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989. Letters to A[lbert] Craig Baird. Washington, DC. 1940-1944. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Keen, James Velma. James Velma Keen papers, 1922-1967 (inclusive) (bulk 1955-1967). Florida State University
referencedIn James C. Clark research papers, 1930-1993. University of Central Florida, UCF
referencedIn Ben C. Willis Addresses and Article, 1972, 1986
referencedIn Francis Bowes Sayre Papers, 1861-1967, (bulk 1915-1961) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Papers of Drew Pearson. 1915 - 1969. Files from the Merry-Go-Round Farm
referencedIn Scrapbooks Regarding Claude Pepper, 1948-1958 Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
referencedIn Florence Jaffray Hurst Harriman Papers, 1857-1982, (bulk 1910-1960) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Landis, James McCauley, 1899-1964. Papers of James McCauley Landis, 1917-1963 (bulk 1948-1954). Library of Congress
referencedIn Corcoran, Thomas G. Thomas G. Corcoran papers, 1792-1982 (bulk 1965-1980). Library of Congress
referencedIn Sullivan, Patricia, 1950-. Progressive Party oral history interviews, 1975-1982. Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
creatorOf Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1944. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 6/12/80 [1]
referencedIn Pepper-Smathers Campaign Collection, 1948-1950. University of Florida
referencedIn March, Fredric, 1897-1975. Papers, 1899-1970. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Douglas, Helen Gahagan, 1900-1980. Papers, 1922-1980, bulk 1940-1951. University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library
creatorOf Durr, Virginia Foster. Papers, 1904-1991. Alabama Department of Archives and History
creatorOf Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989. Letter, 1940, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Arthur E. Scott photograph collection, 1910-1976 George Mason University. Special Collections and Archives.
creatorOf Cigar Makers' International Union of America. Archives of the Cigar Makers' International Union [microform], 1856-1974. University of Maryland Libraries, UMD Libraries
referencedIn National Organization for Women. [Videotape collection: reels 1-283] [videorecording]. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Pepper-Smathers Campaign Collection, 1948-1950 Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS {OCT. 21}
referencedIn Griffith, Leon Odell, 1921-1984. Papers, 1946-1981. University of West Florida, John C. Pace Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Staff Secretary. 1976 - 1981. Presidential Files. 1977 - 1981. 10/4/78
referencedIn Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. President. Jacob Potofsky presidential correspondence, 1946-1974, 1960-1970 (bulk). Cornell University Library
creatorOf Pepper, Claude, 1900-. Miscellaneous papers. Jacksonville University, Carl S. Swisher Library
referencedIn Scott, Arthur E., 1917-1976. Arthur E. Scott photograph collection, 1910-1976. George Mason University, Fenwick Library
referencedIn Peterson, Esther, 1906-1997. Papers, 1884-1998 (inclusive), 1929-1998 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
United States
United States
Florida
Florida
Miami-Dade--12086
Washington (D.C.)
Miami (Fla.)
Subject
Medicare
Old age pensions
Legislators--Correspondence
Lawyers--Correspondence
Social security--Law and legislation
Elections
Legislators--Interviews
Social security
Occupation
Function

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Birth 1900-09-08

Death 1989-05-30

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