Ben B. Lindsey papers

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Lindsey, Ben B. (Ben Barr), 1869-1943. Ben B. Lindsey papers, 1838-1957 (bulk 1890-1943).

Ben B. Lindsey papers

1838-1957 (bulk 1890-1943)

Correspondence; manuscripts of articles, books, speeches, plays, and broadcast scripts; notebooks; daybooks; journals; yearbooks; appointment books; stenographic notes; case files; financial and legal records; legislative files; official and personal files; Lindsey (Lindsay) family papers; memorabilia; newspaper clippings; scrapbooks; broadsides; photographs; and other papers primarily concerning Lindsey's role in the development of the juvenile court systems in Colorado and California, his tenure as judge in both states, and his political and literary activities. Subjects include child welfare, child labor laws, penal reform, women's suffrage, birth control, marriage and divorce, sex education and hygiene, and the Women's Protective League. Documents Lindsey's disbarment in Colorado, the Colorado mine strike incident, and the investigations of the Whittier State School of California in 1940-1942. Correspondents include Jane Addams, Joseph P. Annin, Newton Diehl Baker, Roger N. Baldwin, Albert Jeremiah Beveridge, Edward William Bok, Louis Dembitz Brandeis, Henry Augustus Buchtel, Luther Burbank, Carrie Chapman Catt, James H. Causey, John Cavanaugh, Edward Prentiss Costigan, George Creel, Clarence Darrow, Stephen T. Early, Thomas A. Edison, Havelock Ellis, Robert Erskine Ely, Wainwright Evans, Harriet Ford, Henry Ford, Louis M. Howe, Charles Evans Hughes, Harold L. Ickes, Hiram Johnson, Tom Loftin Johnson, John Harvey Kellogg, Robert M. La Follette, Jesse L. Lasky, Walter Lippmann, Julian W. Mack, W.G. McAdoo, S.S. McClure, Jesse F. McDonald, H.H. McIntyre, Justin Miller, Henry Morgenthau, Harvey Jerrold O'Higgins, Culbert Levy Olson, Thomas McDonald Patterson, Drew Pearson, George W. Perkins, James H. Pershing, Amos Pinchot, Gifford Pinchot, Donald R. Richberg, Jacob A. Riis, Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, Sol A. Rosenblatt, Bertrand Russell, Margaret Sanger, Hannah Kent Schoff, John F. Shafroth, Morrison Shafroth, Upton Sinclair, Lincoln Steffens, Lyman Beecher Stowe, William H. Taft, R.D. Thompson, Earl Warren, James E. West, William Allen White, Brand Whitlock, Woodrow Wilson, and Stephen S. Wise.

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Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936

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American journalist. From the description of Letter, 1931 July 5, Carmel, Calif., to Perry Walton, Boston. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 184904650 American journalist & editor. From the description of Papers of Lincoln Steffens [manuscript], ca. 1910. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647817346 Discussion of the corruption in the city at the turn of the twentieth century. From the description of Pittsburgh: a city as...

Causey, James H.

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McDonald, Jesse F., 1858-1942

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Colorado politician; elected offices included mayor of Leadville, State Senator, and Governor. From the description of Biographical data 1915. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 45383592 ...

Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952

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Lawyer and U.S. secretary of the interior. From the description of Harold L. Ickes papers, 1815-1969 (bulk 1933-1951). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980130 Harold Ickes (1874-1952) was a United States administrator and politician. He served as Secretary of the Interior for 13 years, from 1933 to 1946, the longest tenure of anyone to hold the office, and afterwards he became a syndicated columnist writing on political topics. From the guide to the Harold Ickes ...

Cavanaugh, John, 1870-1935

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Professor of rhetoric, 1892-1905, and president, 1905-1919, University of Notre Dame. From the description of Papers, 1891-1935. (University of Notre Dame). WorldCat record id: 24330448 ...

Ely, Robert Erskine, 1861-

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Epithet: director of the Civic Forum New York British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000974.0x00000a ...

Shafroth, Morrison, 1888-1978

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Lippmann, Walter, 1889-1974

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American journalist and author. From the description of Typewritten letter signed, dated : Washington, D.C., 23 September 1960, to Joan Peyser, 1960 Sept. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270992594 Lippmann was an American journalist and author. From the description of Walter Lippmann letters to Hazel Albertson, 1910-1982. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612206746 From the guide to the Walter Lipmann letters to Hazel Albertson, 1910-1982., (H...