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United States -- Politics and government -- 1919-1933.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

B. Carroll Reece Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2298
Abstract

The B. Carroll Reece Papers, 1921-1944, consists of letters and envelopes to or concerning George S. C. Slagle of Jonesboro, Tenn., or dealing with disabled WWI soldiers. It also includes a copy of the book about the contested Congressional election between Reece and O. B. Lovette in 1932.

Dates: 1921-1944

Cordell Hull Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0354
Abstract

Photograph of FDR and his cabinet, signed by the President with Christmas greetings to Cordell Hull, who signed the picture along with the rest of the cabinet members. Album in tribute to Secretary of State Cordell Hull upon his resignation. Signed by cabinet members and their staff. Press photograph of Hull standing behind FDR as he signs a document giving Phillipes independence. Chairman medal from 1924 Democratic National Convention.

Dates: 1920s -1940s

Harry T. Burn Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1539
Abstract This scrapbook consists primarily of clippings from such Tennessee newspapers as the Chattanooga News, the Knoxville Sentinel, the Nashville Tennessean, and the Memphis Press documenting Harry T. Burn's decisive vote to ratify the 19th (women's suffrage) Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Many of these articles discuss the significant influence of Burn's mother and fiancée on his ultimate decision. Also included are several notes and articles published in The Woman Citizen on the same...
Dates: 1920-1946