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United States -- Politics and government.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Johnson Carte de Visite

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2284
Abstract

This collection consists of an undated printed portrait of President Andrew Johnson, mounted on cardstock.

Dates: undated

Governing the American Democracy

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1011
Abstract

This collection consists of a text entitled Governing the American Democracy which describes the best ways to govern the American Democracy and was intended for an introductory American government course. It is authored by Thomas R. Dye, Lee Seifert Greene, and George S. Parthemos.

Dates: 1980

Harold Ford, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0326
Abstract

The papers of former United States Congressman Harold Ford, Jr. (born 1970). Ford served as Congressman from Tennessee's 9th District from 1997-2007 and ran an ultimately unsuccessful Senate race against Bob Corker in 2006. Although the collection contains some materials from Ford's father and congressional predecessor, Harold Ford, Sr. The bulk of materials are from Ford's own five terms and 2006 Senate campaign.

Dates: 1982 - 2006

Horace Maynard Photograph

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3000
Abstract

This mounted professional portrait depicts Horace Maynard. The back of the image reads Col. Horace Maynard USA Union Son married Florence Vanuxem.

Dates: undated

"How Judge Edward Terry Sanford Became a Member of the United States Supreme Court"

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0492
Abstract

The collection consists of eight loose pages of the "How Judge Edward Terry Sanford Became a Member of the United States Supreme Court" article written by E. E. Patton that records the events leading up to Judge Sanford becoming an Associate Justice in the U. S. Supreme Court.

Dates: undated

Ralph Benson Collection of Presidential Hopefuls

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2737
Abstract

This collection consists of fifty letters from various United States Senators, Representatives, and other politicians to Ralph L. Benson in response to his inquiries into their presidential and vice-presidential ambitions.

Dates: 1971-2003

Some Themes in the Early Life of William G. Brownlow

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0561
Abstract

This collection consists of a senior thesis on William G. Brownlow originally submitted to the history department of Princeton University.

Dates: 1969

William G. Brownlow Carte de Visite

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2285
Abstract

This collection consists of an undated printed portrait of William G. Brownlow.

Dates: undated