Papers of Robert K. Goodwin, 1866-1983.


Goodwin, Robert Kingman, 1905-1983. Papers of Robert K. Goodwin, 1866-1983.

Papers of Robert K. Goodwin, 1866-1983.

The papers of Robert K. Goodwin primarily concern Goodwin's political activities. There are correspondence files with letters from many Republican politicians, including: H.R. Gross, Bourke B. Hickenlooper, and Herbert Hoover. Some of the political subject files include presidential inaugurations, Herbert Hoover Birthplace Foundation, Republican state conventions, and H.R. Gross. There are also copies of speeches given by Goodwin, biographical materials, and photographs.

1 linear ft., (2 boxes)

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Goodwin, Robert Kingman, 1905-1983 (person)

U.S. representative from Iowa, 1940-1941, and businessman, of Des Moines, Iowa. From the description of Papers, 1920-1980. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 28410267 U.S. representative from Iowa, 1940-1941, and businessman. From the description of Papers of Robert K. Goodwin, 1866-1983. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233108138 ...

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Senator. From the description of Reminiscences of Bourke Blakemore Hickenlooper : oral history, 1968. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122569817 State of Iowa representative (1934-1937); lieutenant governor (1939-1942); governor (1943-1944); and U.S. senator (1945-1969). From the description of Bourke B. Hickenlooper papers, 1895-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70969252 Bourke Blakemore Hickenlooper (1896-1971) was ...

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Herbert Clark Hoover (b. August 10, 1874, Iowa-d. October 20, 1964), thirty-first president of the United States, was born in Iowa, and was orphaned as a child. A Quaker known from his childhood as "Bert" to his friends, he began a career as a mining engineer soon after graduating from Stanford University in 1895. Within twenty years he had used his engineering knowledge and business acumen to make a fortune as an independent mining consultant. In 1914 Hoover administered the American Relief Com...

Gross, H. R. (Harold Royce), 1899-1987 (person)

Harold Royce Gross (1899-1987), U.S. congressman, was born in Arispe, Iowa. He served in World War I and was a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism at Columbia. He worked as a reporter and radio news commentator from the 1920s to the 1940s. He was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1968, and was elected as a Republican to the Eighty-first and ten succeeding Congresses, 1949 to 1971. From the description of Gross, Harold R. (Harold Royce), 1899-...