George Henry Hazzard papers, 1885-1951.
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Hubert Horatio Humphrey Jr. (May 27, 1911 – January 13, 1978) was an American politician who served as the 38th vice president of the United States from 1965 to 1969. He twice served in the United States Senate, representing Minnesota from 1949 to 1964 and 1971 to 1978. He was the Democratic Party's nominee in the 1968 presidential election, losing to Republican nominee Richard Nixon. Born in Wallace, South Dakota, Humphrey attended the University of Minnesota. At one point he helped run his ...
Ernest McFarland "Father of the GI Bill" The son of Oklahoma pioneers, Ernest "Mac" McFarland nearly died from a bronchial infection he contracted while serving stateside during World War I. Military surgeons operated on his lungs, then sent him off to recuperate in a drier climate. "Jobless and homeless," he made his way to Phoenix, where he eventually found work as a bookkeeper in a bank. While other veterans struggled in the postwar economy, the future majority leader thrived in Arizona...
Educator, U.S. representative from Minnesota, U.S. senator from Minnesota, and author. From the description of Papers of Eugene J. McCarthy, 1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71064286 Eugene J. McCarthy served as a U.S. Congress member (Democratic Farmer-Labor) from Minnesota's fourth district (1949-1958) and as U.S. senator from Minnesota (1959-1970). He sought the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in 1968 against Lyndon B....
International fraternal temperance lodge. From the description of International Order of Good Templars records, 1855-1970. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34420951 ...
WHERRY, KENNETH SPICER, a Senator from Nebraska; born in Liberty, Gage County, Nebr., February 28, 1892; attended the public schools and graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln in 1914; attended Harvard University in 1915 and 1916; during the First World War served in the United States Navy Flying Corps in 1917 and 1918; engaged in the sale of automobiles, furniture, and in livestock farming; studied law; admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Pawnee City, Nebr.; member of th...
Epithet: of Sloane MS 4077 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001305.0x000131 Merchant, of Leeds, England, and later of New York, N.Y. From the description of William Smithson papers, 1774-1886. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980496 Epithet: Chairman of Yorkshire woollen merchants British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001...
Dietrich Lange was born on June 2, 1863 at Bonstorf, Germany, the son of Johann Peter and Maria Dorothea Katharina Ahrns Lange. In September 1881 the family emigrated to the United States, settling in Nicollet Township, Nicollet County, Minnesota. Lange had received a primary and secondary education in Germany and immediately began teaching in Nicollet's German Lutheran parochial school (1881-1883). He attended Mankato Normal School (1883-1886) and eventually received hi...
In 1856, William H. Rand established a printing office above Keen and Lee's Bookstore at 148 Lake Street in Chicago, Illinois. In 1858, he hired Andrew McNally and shortly after, they became partners and formed Rand McNally and Company. Rand McNally has since become a prolific publisher operating in a variety of areas. They established themselves as a household name in the United States and became known around the world for their cartographic products, producing not only...
Senator. From the description of Reminiscences of Edward John Thye : oral history, 1967. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122513347 Spanning almost thirty years of public service, the life of Edward John Thye reflected much of Minnesota's heritage and political personality. Thye was born near Frederick, South Dakota, on April 26, 1896, the son of Andrew J. Thye, a Norwegian immigrant farmer. His family moved to a farm near North...
Arthur H. Clark Company is a family owned and operated publishing and bookselling business founded in 1902. Originally located in Glendale, California, the company headquarters now reside in Spokane, Washington. The company specializes in publishing non-fiction books on the history of the American Frontier, particularly the West. In the mid-1960s, the company realized that many of their original manuscripts were sitting in their vault. From the description of Arthur H. Clark Co. manu...
George E. Vincent was born in Rockford, Illinois. He was associated with the Chautauqua system from 1886 to 1915, and became honorary president of Chautauqua from 1915 to 1937. In addition, he taught at the University of Chicago from 1892 to 1911, and served as Dean of the University of Chicago Faculties of Art, Literature and Science from 1907 to 1911. He was president of the University of Minnesota from 1911 to 1917, leaving to become president of the Rockefeller Foundation from 1917 until 192...
Steamboatman and steamboat historian. Minneapolis, Minnesota. From the description of Papers, 1927-1937. (State Historical Society of North Dakota State Archives). WorldCat record id: 17662001 ...