Gilbert Currie papers, 1910-1960.


Gilbert Currie papers, 1910-1960.

Correspondence, 1910-1913, relating to activities in the Michigan House, especially his successful effort to become speaker; speeches, 1920-1958 (scattered dates); file relating to his work as legal counsel for the Dow Chemical Company; file concerning his interest in golf; and photographs.

.6 linear ft.

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