Papers, ca.1905-1989

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Papers, ca.1905-1989

Papers, ca.1905-1989

Correspondence, writings, speeches, etc., of Ruth Cowan Nash, war correspondent and writer.

3 cartons, 13 file boxes, 1/2 file box of memorabilia, 8 folio folders, 11 folio+ folders, 5 oversize folders, 1 supersize folder, 2 audiocassettes (T-203), 1 motion picture (MP-32), 1 videocassette (Vt-65) Photographs: 34 folders, 1 folio folder, 1 folio+ folder

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Mitchell, Ruth Crawford, 1890-

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Career: born June 2, 1890, Atlantic Heights, New Jersey; daughter of Stanford and Gertrude (Smith) Crawford; B.A. Vassar, 1912; M.A. Washington University, 1915; married LeRoy Bradley Mitchell, November 27, 1923. Activities and honors include Social Survey of Prague sponsored by War Council of the Y.W.C.A., U.S.A.; Czech-American Summer Training School for Social Workers; return trips in 1925, 1936, 1946, 1961, 1965, 1967, 1969; Treasurer, Masaryk Publications Trust, 1959- ; The Cross of Knight ...

Kennedy, Edward

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Young, Marjorie W. (Marjorie Willis), 1902-

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Pyle, Ernie, 1900-1945

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Ernest "Ernie" Taylor Pyle (August 3, 1900 – April 18, 1945) was a Pulitzer Prize—winning American journalist and war correspondent who is best known for his stories about ordinary American soldiers during World War II. Pyle is also notable for the columns he wrote as a roving human-interest reporter from 1935 through 1941 for the Scripps-Howard newspaper syndicate that earned him wide acclaim for his simple accounts of ordinary people across North America. When the United States entered World W...

Wells, Fay Gillis, 1908-

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Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969

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Dwight David Eisenhower (1890-1969) was leader of the Allied forces in Europe in World War II, commander of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), and the thirty-fourth president of the United States, from January 20, 1953, to January 20, 1961. Eisenhower was born on October 14, 1890, in Denison, Texas, the third son of David Jacob Eisenhower, a railroad worker, and Ida Elizabeth Stover. In 1891, the family moved to Abilene, Kansas, where David accepted a job at a local creamery run by ...

Solomon, Gladis

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Sparkman, Ivo

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Albert, Irene

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Stassen, Esther

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Roberts, Kenneth Creighton

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Patton, Beatrice

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Nordness, Ned

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Wickens, Aryness Joy

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Economist, government executive; interviewee married David L. Wickens. From the description of Reminiscences of Aryness Joy Wickens : oral history, 1957. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309735816 Statistician and economic analyst, Aryness Joy Wickens worked at the Federal Reserve Board and the U.S. Department of Labor from 1926 to 1970. From the description of Papers, 1936-1978 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record ...

Benson, Flora Amussen, 1901-1992

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Gould, Alan J.

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Helm, Edith

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Parks, F. L.

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Bunnelle, Robert

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Kennedy, Edward Moore, 1932-2009

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Edward Moore Kennedy (b. Feb. 22, 1932, Boston, Mass.-d. Aug. 25, 2009), graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in government in 1956, and received his LL.B. from the University of Virginia in 1959. He served in the United States Army from 1951 to 1953. He was elected democratic senator from Massachusetts in 1962, served until his death in August 2009. He was the Assistant District Attorney for Suffolk County from 1961 to 1962, and sought the Democratic nomination for president in 1980....

Priest, Ivy Baker

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United States Treasurer, 1953-1961; California State Treasurer, 1966-1974. From the description of Papers, 1889-1975. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154298693 ...

Mesta, Perle Skirvin, 1891-

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Morgan, Gwen

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Tabouis, Genevieve

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Stearns, Jessie

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Wheaton, Anne

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Hickok, Lorena A.

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Newspaper reporter, author. Hickok (1893-1968) was a close friend of Eleanor Roosevelt. She was assigned to cover Mrs. Roosevelt during the 1932 Presidential campaign. She worked with the Federal Emergency Relief Administration, 1933-1936, and was the author of several books on Eleanor Roosevelt and Helen Keller. From the description of Papers, 1913-1962. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155523285 ...

Vasilakos, Steve

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Jones, Gladys Moon

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Canadian Red Cross Society

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Mannon, Virginia M.

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Shepard, Lily Lykes

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Beale, William L., Jr.

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Van Asch Van Wijck, Cornelia

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Republican National Committee (U.S.)

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Landon was the 1936 Republican presidential nominee. He lost to Franklin D. Roosevelt, but had the second highest number of votes out of a number of contenders for the position. He was governor of Kanses, 1933-1937. From the description of Campaign Pamphlets, [1935]. (Clarke Historical Library). WorldCat record id: 42033301 ...

White House Conference on Children and Youth (1960 : Washington, D.C.)

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Neuberger, Richard

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Hornaday, Mary

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Sullivan, Leonor

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Bonnier, Tora

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San Antonio Evening News

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Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994

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Richard Milhous Nixon, 37th President of the United States, was born on his family''s farm on January 9, 1913 in Yorba Linda, California. His family moved to Whittier, California in 1922, and his father operated a grocery store there. His mother''s family were Quakers, and Nixon attended Whittier College, a Quaker institution. He graduated from Whittier in 1934, and won a scholarship to Duke University Law School. After graduating from Duke, he returned to Whittier, California and joined the la...

Gingras, Angele de Tranaltes

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Herrick, Genevieve Forbes

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Washington Press Club Foundation

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Van Kleffens, Mme. Eelco Nicolaas

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Davis, Robert

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Palencia, Senora Isabel de

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Mackie, Albert David, 1904-

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