The Resource Earl F. Landgrebe papers

Earl F. Landgrebe papers

Label
Earl F. Landgrebe papers, 1964-1974
Title
Earl F. Landgrebe papers
Inclusive dates
1964-1974
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The collection includes Landgrebe's Congressional papers, including correspondence, reports, and legislation regarding the Consumer Protection Act (1974), the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (1973), the Food and Drug Administration, the Tax Reform Act (1969), the Pollution Control Act (1971), farm bills (1969-1974), Watergate, the War in Vietnam, defense spending, abortion, the draft, foreign aid, railroads, public land use, poverty programs, the Pueblo Incident, and other issues before Congress; papers relating to his district, including the construction of the Bailly Nuclear Reactor, pollution of Lake Michigan, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Park, the development of the lakeshore, the Chicago South Shore, and South Bend Railroad, and grants for local programs and studies; papers relating to Landgrebe's attempts to distribute Bibles in the Soviet Union (1972). The collection also includes Landgrebe's newsletters, press releases, information released by his office, papers related to his election campaigns, his voting records, and the Republican Party as well as requests for publications, invitations, and papers related to his office operations. Constituent correspondence regarding military service, veteran's claims, social security claims, tax problems, federal patronage, civil service openings, and other issues are restricted due to private personal information. Series 1 consists of materials created and used during Landgrebe's time as a Congressman. Included are general office correspondence and memos, correspondence between Landgrebe and other Congressmen, files used for his election and re-election campaigns, materials regarding official appointments and employment in Landgrebe's office and elsewhere, correspondence to and from constituents, press releases, speeches, and all files related to state matters. Most of the material is political and official in nature, there is little personal correspondence or documents.Series 2 consists primarily of correspondence regarding specific pieces of legislation, legislation itself, and research and reports related to legislation. Notable topics are abortion, Watergate, the Indiana Dunes, Vietnam, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).Series 3 is restricted until 2049
Biographical or historical data
Earl F. Landgrebe served as President of trucking firms in Valparaiso, Indiana, Director of the First Federal Savings and Loan Association in Valparaiso from 1952-1970, a Republican member of the Indiana State Senate from 1959-1968 and member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the 2nd District from 1969-1974.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-1986
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Landgrebe, Earl F.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landgrebe, Earl F.
  • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
  • United States
  • Abortion
  • Agriculture
  • Consumer protection
  • Draft
  • Drugs
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Elections
  • Flood control
  • Indiana
  • Labor laws and legislation
  • Land use
  • Legislators
  • Military intelligence
  • Nuclear power plants
  • Parks
  • Political parties
  • Political parties
  • Pollution
  • Poverty
  • Public lands
  • Pueblo Incident, 1968
  • Railroads
  • Taxation
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Water
  • Watergate Affair, 1972-1974
  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (Ind.)
Label
Earl F. Landgrebe papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/771
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/06/25 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2018/06/25 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
Arranged by subject in the following series and subseries: Series 1: Personal, political and official papers, 1966-1974 ; Subseries 1.1: Office files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 1.2: Republican Party and election files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 1.3: Employment and patronage files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 1.4: Constituent correspondence and requests, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 1.5: Indiana subject files, 1966-1974 ; Subseries 1.6: Press files, 1968-1974. Series 2: Legislative papers, 1964-1974 ; Subseries 2.1: Agriculture files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.2: Armed Services, Defense, and Veterans Affairs files, 1969-1974 ; Subseries 2.3: Banking, Treasury, and Housing and Urban Development files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.4: District of Columbia, Executive Office, House Administration and other files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.5: Foreign Affairs, State Department, and Vietnam files, 1966-1974 ; Subseries 2.6: Health, Education, Labor, and Welfare files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.7: Interior, Indiana Dunes, and Public Works files, 1966-1974 ; Subseries 2.8: Interstate and Foreign Commerce files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.9: Judiciary and Watergate files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.10: Post Office and Civil Service files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.11: Ways and Means and Appropriations files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.12: Landgrebe legislation and miscellaneous files, 1964-1974. Series 3: Casework papers, 1968-1974 ; (Restricted) Subseries 3.1: Constituent casework, 1969-1974 ; (Restricted) Subseries 3.2: Armed Services casework, 1969-1974 ; (Restricted) Subseries 3.3: Veterans casework, 1968-1974 (Restricted)
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
21447156
Extent
75.5 Cubic feet
Governing access note
Restrictions apply. Contact the repository for more information
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Earl F. Landgrebe in November 1974.
System control number
(OCoLC)1046977918
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
196 manuscript boxes and 1 cubic foot box
Label
Earl F. Landgrebe papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/771
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/06/25 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2018/06/25 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
Arranged by subject in the following series and subseries: Series 1: Personal, political and official papers, 1966-1974 ; Subseries 1.1: Office files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 1.2: Republican Party and election files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 1.3: Employment and patronage files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 1.4: Constituent correspondence and requests, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 1.5: Indiana subject files, 1966-1974 ; Subseries 1.6: Press files, 1968-1974. Series 2: Legislative papers, 1964-1974 ; Subseries 2.1: Agriculture files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.2: Armed Services, Defense, and Veterans Affairs files, 1969-1974 ; Subseries 2.3: Banking, Treasury, and Housing and Urban Development files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.4: District of Columbia, Executive Office, House Administration and other files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.5: Foreign Affairs, State Department, and Vietnam files, 1966-1974 ; Subseries 2.6: Health, Education, Labor, and Welfare files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.7: Interior, Indiana Dunes, and Public Works files, 1966-1974 ; Subseries 2.8: Interstate and Foreign Commerce files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.9: Judiciary and Watergate files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.10: Post Office and Civil Service files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.11: Ways and Means and Appropriations files, 1968-1974 ; Subseries 2.12: Landgrebe legislation and miscellaneous files, 1964-1974. Series 3: Casework papers, 1968-1974 ; (Restricted) Subseries 3.1: Constituent casework, 1969-1974 ; (Restricted) Subseries 3.2: Armed Services casework, 1969-1974 ; (Restricted) Subseries 3.3: Veterans casework, 1968-1974 (Restricted)
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
21447156
Extent
75.5 Cubic feet
Governing access note
Restrictions apply. Contact the repository for more information
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Earl F. Landgrebe in November 1974.
System control number
(OCoLC)1046977918
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
196 manuscript boxes and 1 cubic foot box

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