Records, 1929-1932.

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New York (State). Office of the Lieutenant Governor (1928-1932 : Lehman). Records, 1929-1932.

Records, 1929-1932.

Office files of Lehman as Lieutenant Governor, 1929-1932, containing correspondence, memoranda, reports, published materials, and clippings. Some materials concern family matters, financial affairs, and his philanthropic work. Subjects include banking, capital punishment, multiple dwellings, Palestine situation, Academy of Political Science, Amalgamated Clothing Workers, American Federation of Labor, Catholic Charities, Democratic State Committee, International Ladies' Garment Workers Union, Jewish affairs, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Society of Tammany, prison riots and prison conditions, state historic sites, state employee matters, legislation, complaints and requests for assistance, labor disputes, alleviation of unemployment and economic depression, educational institutions, and other political concerns. Correspondents include Benjamin N. Cardozo, Calvin Coolidge, James A. Farley, Bernard F. Gimbel, Mrs. William Randolph Hearst, Alfred A. Knopf, Fiorello H. La Guardia, Adolph Lewisohn, Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Robert Moses, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Julius Rosenwald, Alfred E. Smith, Jesse I. Straus, Robert Wagner, and William H. Woodin.

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Farley, James A. (James Aloysius), 1888-1976

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Cardozo, Benjamin N. (Benjamin Nathan), 1870-1938

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Rosenwald, Julius, 1862-1932

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Moses, Robert, 1888-1981

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