Nicholas Longworth papers, 1782-1931 (bulk 1915-1930).


Longworth, Nicholas, 1869-1931. Nicholas Longworth papers, 1782-1931 (bulk 1915-1930).

Nicholas Longworth papers, 1782-1931 (bulk 1915-1930).

Correspondence, speeches, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and memorabilia consisting chiefly of speeches by Longworth while serving in the House of Representatives. Includes scrapbooks concerning his student days at Harvard; a series of letters from various individuals written in 1907 to President Theodore Roosevelt concerning the nomination of an African American to be surveyor of customs for the Port of Cincinnati; letters (1823, 1824, and 1860) written by Longworth's grandfather Nicholas Longworth (1782-1863); and an album of letters of speakers of the House of Representatives.

1,800 items.4 containers plus 2 oversize.2.4 linear feet.

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