LaFollette Family Papers 1781-1988 (bulk 1900-1953)

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LaFollette Family Papers, 1781-1988, (bulk 1900-1953)

LaFollette Family Papers 1781-1988 (bulk 1900-1953)

Family active in late nineteenth and early twentieth century national politics. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, legal files, office files, campaign files, legislative files, subject files, financial records, biographical research files, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and miscellany principally documenting the careers of Robert M. La Follette (1855-1925), governor of Wisconsin and United States representative and senator, and his son Robert M. La Follette (1895-1953), United States senator. Also includes papers of Belle Case La Follette, Fola La Follette, and Philip Fox La Follette.

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Wisconsin Republican, who served in the U.S. House of Representatives, Governor of Wisconisn and in the U.S. Senate. Also ran for president of the United States. From the description of Letter, Feb. 4, 1887. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 52244959 Governor and U.S. senator of Wisconsin. From the description of Papers of Robert M. La Follette, 1879-1910. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71068054 ...

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Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941

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Louis Dembitz Brandeis was a very important legal and political figure of the twentieth century culminating with his appointment to the United States Supreme Court. From the description of Louis Dembitz Brandeis collection, 1858-1999. (Brandeis University Library). WorldCat record id: 276359610 Jurist. From the description of Louis Dembitz Brandeis papers, 1926-1941. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 124036606 Attorney, Ass. Justice of the U.S. Supr. Ct., p...

La Follette, Philip Fox, 1897-1965

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Epithet: Governor of Wisconsin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000815.0x00029b ...

Kirsch, William

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Zabriskie, Sherry

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Causey, James H.

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Boardman, W. Wade (William Wade), 1905-1983

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Tokaji, Bela

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McCormick, Medill, 1877-1925

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McCusker, Thomas M.

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Crownhart, Charles Henry, 1863-1930

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Conference for Progressive Political Action

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Manly, Basil Maxwell, 1886-1950

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Beard, Charles Austin, 1874-1948

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American historian and educator From the guide to the Charles Austin Beard letters, undated, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) Historian, political scientist. From the description of Austin Charles Beard letters, 1929-1939. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 465279213 Charles Austin Beard was born in 1874 and died in 1948. He was a political science professor and historian at Columbia Univer...

Addams, Jane, 1860-1935

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Social reformer; founder of Hull House settlement, Chicago. From the description of Letter: Hull-House, Chicago, to Louis J. Keller, Chicago, 1912 May 13. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 26496308 From the description of Letter: Hull-House, Chicago, to Paul M. Angle, Springfield, Ill., 1932 June 24. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 26496294 Founder of Hull House in Chicago. From the description of Cor...