Papers, ca. 1880-1969.

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Evjue, William Theodore, 1882-1970. Papers, ca. 1880-1969.

Papers, ca. 1880-1969.

Subject files of the founder, editor, and publisher of the Madison, Wisconsin, "Capital Times," including both personal and professional correspondence, clippings, memoranda, financial material, posters, and speeches. Among the prominent correspondents are Robert S. Allen, Arthur J. Altmeyer, Herbert L. Block, Arthur Brisbane, William Jennings Bryan, John R. Commons, Leo T. Crowley, August Derleth, Irving Dilliard, William O. Douglas, Zona Gale, John Gunther, Hubert H. Humphrey, Hans V. Kaltenborn, C. Estes Kefauver, John F. Kennedy, Robert M. La Follette, Sr. and Jr., David E. Lilienthal, Wayne L. Morse, Gaylord Nelson, George W. Norris, Drew Pearson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Morris H. Rubin, Carl Sandburg, Adlai E. Stevenson, Harry S Truman, Millard E. Tydings, Henry A. Wallace, Wendell L. Willkie, James A. Wechsler, and Frank Lloyd Wright. The processed portion is summarized above and is described in the register. Additional accessions are described below.

70.2 c.f. (169 archives boxes); plus.additions of 0.3 c.f.,419 photographs,8 posters,14 cartoons, and2 pieces of ephemera.

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