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United States. Congress. Senate.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Fred D. Thompson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0116
Abstract

The Fred D. Thompson Papers (1993-2002) detail Thompson's career as a U.S. Senator from Tennessee from 1994-2002. Correspondence, notes, memoranda, reports, audio and video tapes, and many other formats of materials document the complete workings of the Thompson administration, both in Washington and in his state offices throughout Tennessee. Some material on Thompson's two Senatorial campaigns (1994 and 1996) is also included.

Dates: 1993-2002

Howard Baker and Barry Goldwater Photograph

 File — Folder 1
Identifier: MPA-0337
Abstract

This collection consists of a single photograph of Howard Baker, Jr., in a conversation with Barry Goldwater.

Dates: circa 1970s

Howard H. Baker Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0101
Abstract

Contains material covering Baker's senatorial career (1967 - 1985) and political campaigns, including his roles as senate minority and majority leader, his service as vice chairman of the Watergate committee, and his involvement in issues such as the Panama Canal and SALT II Treaties. Materials include correspondence, reports, memos, news clippings, case files, public opinion mail, speeches, manuals, photographs, film, video and audio recordings.

Dates: 1964 - 1987

Howard H. Baker Jr. Papers First Addendum

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0101-001
Abstract

This addendum to the papers of former Senator Howard H. Baker contains correspondence, memoranda, reports, photographs, schedules, speeches and other material related to the Senator's career and personal life. While some papers in the addendum cover roughly the same time and events as the Howard H. Baker Papers (MPA.101), this addendum also documents the Senator's political, legal and personal activities before and after his tenure in the Senate and White House.

Dates: 1856-2001, bulk 1966-1994

Howard H. Baker Jr. Papers Second Addendum

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0101-002
Abstract

This addendum to the papers of former Senator Howard H. Baker contains correspondence, schedules, speeches and other material related to the Senator's career and personal life. While most of the papers in the addendum cover the years after the Senator's political career, there are also some papers related to his earliest political campaigns.

Dates: 1960-2001

James B. Frazier Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0107
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, speeches, congressional material, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting the life and career of James B. Frazier.

Dates: 1880-1950

John Bell Brownlow Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0995
Abstract

This collection features one handwritten letter from John Bell Brownlow, dated February 7, 1874, written to F. S. Heiskell in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Dates: 1874 February 7

John McPherson Berrien Signature

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1732
Abstract

This collection consists of a single note and a photograph sketch of John McPherson Berrien, dated July 7, 1848 from Washington.

Dates: 1848 July 7

Lee Annis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0344
Abstract This collection contains materials gathered by Lee Annis, Jr., for his biography of Howard Baker, titled Howard Baker: Conciliator in an Age of Crisis. These materials include transcripts of interviews Annis conducted with family and colleagues of Baker's, extensive research notes and news clippings. The collection also contains a pre-print copy of Annis's other book, Tennessee Senators 1911-2001: Portraits of Leadership in a Century of Change, miscellaenous research notes and...
Dates: 1966-1999

Senate Petition

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0070
Abstract

This collection contains a petition addressed to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture under President Grover Cleveland, J. S. Morgan. It is dated May 19, 1894, and discusses the general welfare of the southern states.

Dates: 1894 May 19

William Emerson Brock III Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0106
Abstract

William E. Brock’s papers include legislation, correspondence, schedules, calendars, books, speeches, and certificates. Media includes paper, photographs, slides, audio recordings, films, videos, scrapbooks, and ephemera. The collection is stored in approximately 119 linear feet of boxes.

Dates: 1930-1994