William Dudley Foulke papers
Scope and Contents
The scrapbooks contain mostly clippings of Foulke’s published writings as well as clippings on topics that were of interest to him.
Correspondents include: George Ade, Albert J. Beveridge, Grace Julian Clarke, Charles W. Fairbanks, Emma Goldman, James P. Goodrich, Horace Greeley, Benjamin Harrison, Julia Ward Howe, George W. Julian, John W. Kern, Oliver P. Morton, Meredith Nicholson, Godlove Orth, Samuel Ralston, Theodore Roosevelt, May Wright Sewall, Lucius B. Swift, William Howard Taft, David Turpie, James E. Watson, and Henry Lane Wilson.
- Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935 (Person)
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Foulke was editor and part owner of the Richmond Palladium in the late 1870s; director of the First National Bank of Richmond; a Republican member of the Indiana State Senate (1883-1885); president, American Woman's Suffrage Association (1885-1890); officer, Indiana Civil Service Reform Association (1885-1890); member, U.S. Civil Service Commission (1901-1903); part owner, “Evening Item”, Richmond (1909-1912); president, National Municipal League (1910-1915); member, platform committee, Progressive Party (1912); president, National Civil Service Reform League (1923-1924); and author, some of his works include: Life of Oliver P. Morton (1899), Dorothy Day (1911), A Hoosier Autobiography (1922), and Lucius B. Swift, American Citizen (1930).
Shepard, Rebecca A., et al., eds. A Biographical Directory of the Indiana General Assembly, Vol. 1, 1816-1899. Indianapolis, IN: Select Committee on the Centennial History of the Indiana General Assembly, 1980.
5 Cubic Feet (3 manuscript boxes, 26 volumes)
Language of Materials
- Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927
- Civil service reform
- Indiana. General Assembly
- Indiana. General Assembly. Senate
- Newspaper editors -- Indiana
- Politicians -- Indiana
- Politics and government
- Progressivism (United States politics)
- Republican Party (Ind.)
- Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
- Richmond (Ind.)
- Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
- Society of Friends--Indiana
- Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930
- Women -- Suffrage
- Women's rights
- William Dudley Foulke papers
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