Papers of John C. Pryor, 1920-1976.


Papers of John C. Pryor, 1920-1976.

The papers of John C. Pryor are primarily comprised of subject files and correspondence. The Iowa State Bar Association and the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws are the two major topics of this collection. Five boxes of correspondence include letters from: Guy M. Gillette, Clyde L. Herring, Bourke B. Hickenlooper, Mason Ladd, Thomas E. Martin, Elizabeth Pryor, Wiley Rutledge, and George A. Wilson. Also included in the papers are Pryor's speeches and a manuscript of his autobiography.

3.5 linear ft., (7 boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 7103465

University of Iowa Libraries

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Rutledge, Wiley, 1894-1949 (person)

Educator, jurist, and lawyer. Full name: Wiley Blount Rutledge, Jr. From the description of Wiley Rutledge papers, 1912-1984 (bulk 1935-1951). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982463 Wiley Blount Rutledge was born July 20, 1894 in Cloverport, Kentucky. He served as dean of the College of Law at Iowa from 1935 until 1939. He was also a professor of law at the University of Colorado, and professor and dean at Washington University, St. Louis. From Iowa, Rutledge was appointed ...

Herring, Clyde L. (Clyde LaVerne), 1879-1945 (person)

Governor and U.S. Senator from Iowa. From the description of Papers of Clyde L. Herring, 1932-1942. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233107470 ...

Pryor, John C. (John Carlisle), 1883-1979 (person)

Attorney of Burlington, Iowa. From the description of Papers of John C. Pryor, 1920-1976. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233109189 ...

Wilson, George Allison, 1884-1953. (person)

Ladd, Mason (person)

Professor and dean of law at the University of Iowa. From the description of Oral history interview with Mason Ladd, 1976 Dec. 6-8. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233109852 ...

Iowa State Bar Association (corporateBody)

Iowa. State Emergency Relief Administration. (corporateBody)

Martin, Thomas E. (Thomas Ellsworth), 1893-1971 (person)

Hickenlooper, Bourke B. (Bourke Blakemore), 1896-1971 (person)

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 ...

Democratic Party (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Gillette, Guy M. (Guy Mark), 1879-1973 (person)

Guy Mark Gillette was born in Cherokee, Iowa, February 3, 1879. After attending public schools, Gillette served as a sergeant in the Fifty-second Iowa Regiment of the US Army during the Spanish-American War, from May 25 until October 30, 1898. He returned to school and graduated from Drake University in Des Moines in 1900. After being admitted to the bar, he established practice in Cherokee. Gillette was City Attorney of Cherokee in 1906 and 1907, prosecuting attorney of Cherokee County from 190...

National conference of commissioners on uniform State laws (corporateBody)

Pryor, Elizabeth Smith. (person)

Democratic Party (Iowa) (corporateBody)