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Edward O. Lamb Collection on Estes Kefauver's 1956 Presidential Campaign

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MPA-0356

Collection of poltical correspondence and news clippings relating to Senator Estes Kefauver's presidential bid in 1956. Correspondence is between Edward O. Lamb, who was a member of the campaign, with Kefauver and Kefauver's speechwriter Charles Alldredge. The collection consists of 3 folders.


  • 1952 - 1956


The material in this collection is in English

Conditions Governing Access

The Modern Political Archives are housed at the Howard H. Baker Center for Public Policy. Researchers interested in consulting the MPA collections are advised to contact the Modern Political Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Modern Political Archives.


0.5 Linear Feet (One document box)

Biographical/Historical Note

Edward Lamb (April 23, 1901 – March 23, 1987) was an American businessman, broadcasting executive and labor lawyer. He is best known for having defended striking workers during the Auto-Lite Strike in 1934 and for successfully resisting the federal government's attempt to strip him of his broadcasting licenses during the McCarthy era.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA