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The Resource E. Ross Adair oral history

E. Ross Adair oral history

Label
E. Ross Adair oral history, 1975
Title
E. Ross Adair oral history
Inclusive dates
1975
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a transcript from an oral history interview with E. Ross Adair, conducted by Randall W. Jehs. In his discussion, Adair describes his trip to Paris as a United States delegate to a United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) meeting
Biographical or historical data
Edwin Ross Adair was born December 14, 1907 in Albion, Indiana, the son of Edwin and Alice Prickett Adair. He graduated from Albion High School in 1924. He received his bachelors degree from Hillsdale College and his law degree from George Washington University Law School in 1933. He returned to Indiana, where he began his own law practice. He served in World War II and fought in battles throughout Europe. In 1950, he began his political career by winning a seat as a U.S. Representative. He served in this position until he was defeated in 1971. President Nixon gave him a position as an ambassador to Ethiopia. He retired in 1975. Adair was married and had two children. He died May 7, 1983.
Cataloging source
ISL
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Indiana State Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adair, E. Ross
  • United Nations Preparatory Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Commission
  • Indiana
  • Paris (France)
Label
E. Ross Adair oral history
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/OH002_Adair_E_Ross_Oral_History.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed during April 2005 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Bethany Fiechter
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by format.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20430479
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was created by the Indiana State Library as part of an oral history project in 1975.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924798891
  • (OCoLC)924798891
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 bound transcript
Label
E. Ross Adair oral history
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/OH002_Adair_E_Ross_Oral_History.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed during April 2005 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Bethany Fiechter
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by format.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20430479
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was created by the Indiana State Library as part of an oral history project in 1975.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924798891
  • (OCoLC)924798891
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 bound transcript

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