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Albert H. Vestal collection

 Collection
Identifier: L352
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection is invitations, programs, and announcements for social events in Washington, D.C. Other items include clippings related to Albert H. Vestal’s work in Congress; his diary and other materials from his trip to California and Alaska (1927); speeches; a record of assistance given to World War I veterans and their families in his congressional district; and a transcript of headlines made by Vestal during 1917.
Dates: 1899-1932, bulk 1917-1932

Alvin P. Hovey letter

 Collection — Folder: S0686
Identifier: S0686
Scope and Contents The collection contains a letter written by Alvin P. Hovey to Isabelle de la Hunt in response to a kind letter she sent him while he was in the U.S. House of Representatives. Hovey was a friend of her son.
Dates: 1888

Andrew Jacobs, Jr. collection

 Collection
Identifier: L475
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from Andrew Jacobs, Jr. in Indiana ranging from 1969 to 1970 regarding politics, insurance, and civil services. Notable items include accepted invitations from the WFBM station and the WLWI station in 1970. Also, an invitation to a dedication of the Lynn Corporations first project at 1220 North Park Avenue in 1970. There are also drafts of particular speeches he gave, like to the House Democratic Caucus, at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Dinner, and for...
Dates: 1968-1970

Austin H. Brown papers

 Collection
Identifier: L019
Scope and Contents This collection contains Austin H. Brown’s personal and business correspondence, as well as documents of political appointments, indentures, checks, receipts, clippings, and compositions, programs and other ephemera from social and political activities such as membership to the Democratic Party and Masons organizations. The correspondence includes letters from his father, William J. Brown, his brother, George, and cousin, John Ferguson.There are also a Independent Relief Fire Co.,...
Dates: 1830-1901

Caleb Blood Smith speech and paper

 Collection — Folder: S1201
Identifier: S1201
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a speech given by Caleb Blood Smith in the U.S. House of Representatives and a document enumerating appointments in the Treasury Department.
Dates: 1848-1849

Donald C. Bruce collection

 Collection
Identifier: L606
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, notes, scrapbooks, and photographs, reel-to-reel audio, and 16mm film from Donald C. Bruce in Washington D.C. ranging from 1950 to 1969 regarding his time in U.S. Congress.
Dates: 1950-1969

E. Ross Adair oral history

 Collection
Identifier: OH001
Scope and Contents This collection contains 6 audio tapes of 5 interviews and a transcript of the first three interviews for an oral history with E. Ross Adair, conducted by Randall W. Jehs and F. Gerald Handfield on March 4, April 13, and June 2, 1971; September 25, 1974; and August 25, 1977. In the discussion, Adair describes his family, upbringing, World War II, his political career, life as a student, political campaigns, Vietnam, and many other topics as well as his career as a U.S. congressman and...
Dates: 1971-1974; 1977

Earl F. Landgrebe papers

 Collection
Identifier: L625
Scope and Contents The collection includes Landgrebe's Congressional papers, including correspondence, reports, and legislation regarding the Consumer Protection Act (1974), the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (1973), the Food and Drug Administration, the Tax Reform Act (1969), the Pollution Control Act (1971), farm bills (1969-1974), Watergate, the War in Vietnam, defense spending, abortion, the draft, foreign aid, railroads, public land use, poverty programs, the Pueblo Incident, and other issues before...
Dates: 1964-1974

Edward A. Mitchell papers

 Collection
Identifier: L618
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Edward A. Mitchell's congressional papers (1946-1949), including correspondence regarding veterans' claims and benefits, and papers relating to Mitchell's service on the U.S. House of Representatives Veterans Committee; correspondence and legislative papers regarding bills introduced or supported by Mitchell, including the Taft-Hartley Act, the elimination of the tax on oleomargarine, the abolition of the War Assets Administration, and changes in the Chinese...
Dates: 1928-1950

George L. Kinnard letter

 Collection — Folder: S0781
Identifier: S0781
Scope and Contents The collection contains a letter written by George Kinnard to Arthur St. Clair on March 18, 1834 regarding having a request for relief heard in the House of Representatives. The letter also gives a recounting of a letter Kinnard received from General Howard.
Dates: 1834 March 18

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Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 9
Hendricks, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrews), 1819-1885 4
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 3
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 3
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Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972 2
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891 2
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 2
Republican Party (Ind.) 2
Smith, Caleb B. (Caleb Blood), 1808-1864 2
Thompson, Richard W. (Richard Wigginton), 1809-1900 2
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities. 2
United States. Navy 2
Adair, E. Ross (Edwin Ross), 1907-1983 1
Amtrak 1
Baker, John H. (John Harris), 1832-1915 1
Barnhart, Henry A. 1
Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891 1
Barnum, William Henry, 1818-1889 1
Beamer, John V. (John Valentine), 1896-1964 1
Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887 1
Benham, John Samuel, 1863-1935 1
Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927 1
Blake, Thomas H. (Thomas Holdsworth) 1
Bradley, Omar Nelson, 1893-1981 1
Brick, Abraham Lincoln, 1860-1908 1
Bright, Michael G. (Michael Graham), 1803-1881 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Austin H. 1
Brown, George 1
Brown, William J. (William John) 1
Browne, Thomas M. 1
Bruce, Donald C. (Donald Cogley), 1921-1969 1
Bundy, Eugene H. 1
Burlingame, Anson, 1820-1870 1
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin) 1
Calkins, William H. (William Henry), 1842-1894 1
Capehart, Homer E. (Homer Earl) 1897-1979 1
Carmichael, Stokely, 1941-1998 1
Carson, Julia 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Clarke, Grace Julian, 1865-1938 1
Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908 1
Coburn, John, 1825-1908 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
Colfax, William, 1756-1838 1
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 1
Conner, William, 1777-1855 1
Cox, E. T. (Edward Travers) 1
Crumpacker, Shepard J., 1917-1986 1
Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897 1
Davis, John Wesley, 1799-1859 1
DePauw University 1
Douglas, S. A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Dowling, Thomas, 1806-1876 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Elliott, Byron K. (Byron Kosciusko) 1
Ellsworth, Henry E. (Henry Edwards), 1878-1950 1
Ewing, George Washington, 1804-1866 1
Ewing, William Griffith, 1801-1854 1
Ferguson, John 1
Fortas, Abe, 1910-1982 1
Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Indiana 1
Garfield, Lucretia Rudolph, 1832-1918 1
Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916 1
Giddings, Joshua R. (Joshua Reed), 1795-1864 1
Gladstone, W. E. (William Ewart) 1
Godfroy, Francis, 1788-1840 1
Gorman, Arthur P. (Arthur Pue) 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson) 1822-1885 1
Gray, Isaac P. (Isaac Pusey) 1
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 1
Halleck, Charles A. (Charles Abraham), 1900-1986 1
Hamilton family 1
Hamilton, A. H. (Andrew Holman) 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hamilton, Allen, 1798-1864 1
Hamilton, Arthur (Quint), 1886-1967 1
Hamilton, Edith, 1867-1963 1
Hamilton, Emerine 1
Hamilton, F. M. (Fayette Montgomery), 1858-1912 1
Hamilton, Margaret, 1871- 1
Hamilton, Phoebe Tabor 1
Handfield, F. Gerald 1
Hannah, Samuel 1
Harding, Stephen Selwyn, 1808-1891 1
Harlan, Andrew Jackson, 1815-1907 1
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 1
Heller, Herbert L. (Herbert Lynn), 1908-1983 1
Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903 1
Holman family 1
Hovey, Alvin P. (Alvin Peterson), 1821-1891 1
Hovey, Edmund O. (Edmund Otis), 1801-1877 1
Hudnut, William H., 1932-2016 1
Indiana Flood Control and Water Resources Commission 1
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