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United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Congresses

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Cordell Hull Collection

Identifier: MPA-0354

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

Lee Annis Papers

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

Presidential Letters to Fred Thompson

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: MPA-0360

This collection consists of two letters from Bill Clinton to Thompson, and one leter from George H.W. Bush to Thompson.

Dates: 1994 - 1997

Walter Chandler Papers

Identifier: MPA-0364

Seven bound volumes containing the correspondence of Walter Chandler, a former Tennessee state representative (1917), State Senator (1921-1923), U.S. Representative (1935-1940) and mayor of Memphis (1943-1946 and 1955). The correspondence includes letters from U.S. presidents, Supreme Court justices, and other well-known persons.

Dates: 1903 -1960

William R. Anderson Papers

Identifier: MPA-0132

This collection consists primarily of the political records of William Robert Anderson, a U.S. Congressman (1964-1972) from the Sixth District of Tennessee. Materials from his unsuccessful bid for re-election in 1972 are included. The collection also contains a considerable amount of material from Anderson's service on the Jimmy Carter Presidential campaign (1976) and various personal records from the 1970s and 1980s.

Dates: 1941-1989 (bulk 1964-1977)