Gilbert W. Kingsbury papers, 1952-1964.

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Kingsbury, Gilbert W., 1909-. Gilbert W. Kingsbury papers, 1952-1964.

Gilbert W. Kingsbury papers, 1952-1964.

The papers consist of the correspondence and scripts associated with the career of Gilbert Kingsbury, a journalist. The "Personalities in Government" scripts in the Radio Series contain profiles of important Kentuckians or national figures including the following: E.T. Benson, H.H. Burton, Robert Byrd, Frank Chelf, Earle Clements, Maime Eisenhower, J. Edgar Hoover, Lyndon B. Johnson, Henry Cabot Lodge, Claire Booth Luce, Arch A. Moore, Rogers Morton, Thruston Morton, William Natcher, Richard Nixon, Gene Snyder, Brent Spence, Elvis Stahr and John C. Watts.

6 cubic ft.

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Burton, Harold H. (Harold Hitz), 1888-1964

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Benson, Ezra Taft

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U.S. Secretary of Agriculture under Eisenhower, apostle and later president of the LDS church. From the description of Speeches, 1966-1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122462756 Ezra Taft Benson was United States Secretary of Agriculture January 21, 1953 – January 20, 1961. From the guide to the AV 14 Ezra Taft Benson U. S. Secretary of Agriculture audio recordings collection 1954-1977 (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Church History Library) ...

Natcher, William Huston, 1909-1994

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Eisenhower, Mamie Doud, 1896-1979

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Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower (Nov. 14, 1896 - Nov. 1, 1979), wife of President Dwight D. Eisenhower was born in Boone, Iowa, one of four daughters of John Sheldon Doud and Elivera Mathilda Carlson. John Doud had made a modest fortune in a meat-packing business begun by his father; he retired and moved the family to Denver when Mamie was nine years old. She had a privileged childhood, reared in an elegant Victorian house that was built for Doud and his family. Mamie attended public schools in Den...

Kingsbury, Gilbert W., 1909-

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Newspaper and radio journalist. Gilbert W. Kingsbury was born in Covington, Kentucky on April 27, 1909. He graduated from Holmes High School in Covington, and then attended the University of Kentucky, graduating in 1933 with majors in economics and journalism. In 1942, Kingsbury joined the staff of WLW Radio, Cincinnati, as assistant editor in the newsroom. In 1945 he became Washington Bureau chief for WLW. He became vice-president for public relations for Crosley Broadc...

Miller, Cattie Lou.

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Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973

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Lyndon Baines Johnson was born on August 27, 1908 at Stonewall, Texas. He was the first child of Sam Ealy Johnson, Jr., and Rebekah Baines Johnson, and had three sisters and a brother: Rebekah, Josefa, Sam Houston, and Lucia. In 1913, the Johnson family moved to nearby Johnson City, named for Lyndon''s forebears, and Lyndon entered first grade. On May 24, 1924 he graduated from Johnson City High School. He decided to forego higher education and moved to California with a few friends, where he pe...

Watts, John C. (John Clarence), 1902-1971.

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Congressman. Born in Nicholasville, Ky., Watts graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1926 and was admitted to the Kentucky Bar Association in 1927. He was active in state politics from 1928 until 1951, when he was elected to the U.S. Congress to represent Kentucky's Sixth District. He remained in this position until his death 20 years later. As a Democratic congressman, Watts proved to be a moderate conservative who strongly supported the tobacco and whiskey indus...

Morehead State College (Ky.)

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Lodge, Henry Cabot, Jr., 1902-1985

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U.S. representative to the United Nations. From the description of Correspondence 1957. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 50307057 United States Senator and ambassador. From the description of Henry Cabot Lodge letter to Harriet L. White [manuscript], 1960 August 8. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 466876849 Henry Cabot Lodge (1902-1985) was a journalist, U.S. Senator, and diplomat, and the grandson of statesman Henry Cabot Lodge,...

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Kentucky Council on Higher Education

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The council is the coordinating board for Kentucky's system of higher education. The council serves as the representative agency of the Commonwealth in matters of higher education and in this role brings a statewide perspective to higher education issues, problems, and planning. The primary mission of the council is the coordination and implementation of an effective system of higher education that will meet the current and future educational needs of the Commonwealth. The council n...

WLW (Radio Station : Cincinnati, Ohio)

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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...

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Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987

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Journalist, dramatist, magazine editor, U.S. representative from Connecticut, and U.S. ambassador to Italy. Born Ann Clare Boothe; married George Tuttle Brokaw, 1923; divorced, 1929; married Henry Robinson Luce, 1935. From the description of Papers of Clare Boothe Luce, 1862-1988 (bulk 1930-1987). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71132193 Government official; interviewee married Henry R. Luce; interviewee d. 1987. From the description of Reminiscences of Clare Boot...

Morton, Thruston B. (Thruston Ballard), 1907-1982

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Hoover, J.Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972

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Stahr, Elvis J. (Elvis Jacob), 1916-1998

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Byrd, Robert c.

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Robert Byrd was born in Atlantic City in 1942. He attended Trenton Junior College in 1963. He earned a BFA at the Philedelphia Museum College of Art in 1966. He became an instructor in illustrating in 1976. He also became a children's book illustrator and later an author. Biographical Source: Something About of the Author, v. 112, pp. 44-45. From the description of Robert Byrd Papers no date. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 475473333 From the guid...

Moore, Arch Alfred, 1923-

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Crosley Broadcasting Corporation.

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