Bayh, Birch Evans, 1928-2019
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Amos Wade Jackson collection
Scope and Contents This collection contains the business, political, and personal papers of Amos Wade Jackson, Lola Raper Jackson, Rowland H. Jackson and Ethel Jaekle Jackson ranging from 1825 to 1979. The bulk of the collection consists of legal correspondence and documents from Jackson Abstract, Inc. and Jackson and Jackson, Attorneys at Law and includes original and carbon copies of abstracts of title, warranty deeds, mortgages, attorney’s opinions, wills, estates, guardianships, divorces, and lawsuits. Also...
Billy D. Caudell political memorabilia
Scope and Contents This collection includes advertising items from political campaigns, including a hat, buttons, a stuffed plush talking donkey, a cocktail glass with logo, cigarettes and a cigarette carrying case, a pen, medallions, and photograph of Franklin Delano Roosevelt ranging from 1935 to 1996 regarding political campaigns and historical events.
Birch E. Bayh, Jr. collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection consists of items from Birch Bayh, Jr., which include a letter to a constituent, a form letter, and a speech recorded in the Congressional Record, all regarding the lack of funding for the Library Services and Construction Act in 1974, and campaign materials from Birch Bayh’s presidential run in 1975-1976.
Birch E. Bayh, Sr. letter and memoriam
Collection — Folder: S3130
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a note from Birch Bayh, Jr. to Mr. and Mrs. George Nelson of Valparaiso, Indiana, in appreciation of condolences expressed at the death of Birch Evans Bayh, Sr. The letter of Birch Bayh, Jr. is on letterhead stationary of the United States Senate. This letter accompanies an “In Memoriam” statement which quotes William Cullen Bryant’s poem “Thanatopsis”. An envelope, postmarked September 17, 1971, provides a date for the collection.
Herman G. Centlivre collection
Collection — Folder: S0244
Scope and Contents This collection consists of copies of a letter from Joseph M. Bowman, Assistant to the Secretary of the Treasury, to Senator Birch Bayh and a letter to Centlivre from Robert J. Myers, Chief Actuary in the Social Security Administration. Both letters address an inquiry by Centlivre concerning the long-term solvency of the Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance programs (Social Security).
Luella Cotton collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters, papers, news clippings, tickets and programs ranging from 1955 to 1970 regarding Luella Cotton's Democratic Party political activities. She received correspondence from across Indiana from fellow Democrats serving on county and state committees and from individuals working for the Democratic National Committee. The collection includes Cotton's correspondence with Indiana state politicians Larry Conrad, S. Hugh Dillin, Marie Lauck, Jack H. Mankin,...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Luella Cotton collection
Margaret Afflis Johnston collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes personal and political correspondence and papers, photographs, notebooks, publications and other materials from Margaret Afflis Johnston in Delphi, Carroll County and Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1916 to 1967, regarding her political career, public service, the Democratic Party in Indiana, the Indiana Women's Prison and the state correctional system, community engagement, and personal life. Campaign materials and periodicals for various democratic candidates and...
Dates: circa 1916-1967
Matthew E. Welsh papers
Scope and Contents The collection includes Welsh's papers as governor, including his correspondence on local and national issues, his correspondence with Indiana's Congressional delegation on state needs, reports and budgets of state agencies and commissions, legislation, speeches, schedules, press releases, newspaper clippings, recommendations, appointments and awards; correspondence, surveys, financial records, and other papers relating to the Indiana Democratic Party (1961-1965), including papers relating to...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Matthew E. Welsh papers
Nancy Johnson collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes programs, pamphlets, and other items collected by Nancy Johnson from events she attended and from the Indiana Statehouse Tour Office where her husband Jim volunteered, ranging from 1983 to 2020 and undated. Most of the events, which included government swearing-in and award ceremonies, services, conferences, meetings, and celebrations for historic events and holidays, took place at the Indiana Statehouse. There are also materials about the Indiana Supreme Court and...
Dates: 1983-2020, undated
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Nancy Johnson collection