Russell Wheeler Davenport Papers 1899-1980 (bulk 1930-1954)

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Russell Wheeler Davenport Papers, 1899-1980, (bulk 1930-1954)

Russell Wheeler Davenport Papers 1899-1980 (bulk 1930-1954)

Author, editor, and political activist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, writings, speeches, research material, political files, biographical material, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Davenport's career as a writer and editor with and magazines, his involvement with the Republican Party, his work with the Institute for Creative Research, New York, N.Y., his writings including (1955), his service in World War I and II, and his personal life. Fortune Life The Dignity of Man

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