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Louis L. Ludlow letter

Label
Louis L. Ludlow letter, 1924/05/16
Title
Louis L. Ludlow letter
Inclusive dates
1924/05/16
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a May 16, 1924 handwritten letter by Louis L. Ludlow sent from Washington, D.C. to Howard M. Staunton, an attorney in Indianapolis. In the letter Ludlow lets Staunton know that he is sending him a copy of his new book From Cornfield to Press Gallery
Biographical or historical data
Louis L. Ludlow was born June 24, 1873 on a farm near Connersville, Indiana to Henry Lewis and Isabella Ludlow. He began working for an Indianapolis newspaper when he was just eighteen years old. Ludlow became a correspondent in Washington, D.C. in 1901 and continued to work in the congressional press gallery until he was elected as a U.S. Representative in 1928. A Democrat, he was re-elected nine times. Ludlow was the author of several books and after retiring from Congress, he wrote a Sunday column for the Indianapolis Star. He married Katherine Huber on September 1, 1896 and they had four children. He died at the age of 77 on November 28, 1950.Source: "Louis Ludlow, 77, Ex-Congressman Dies At Capital." Connersville News-Examiner (IN), November 29, 1950.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1873-1950
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ludlow, Louis L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ludlow, Louis L
  • Authors and publishers
  • Authors, American
  • Autobiographies
  • Journalists
  • Politicians
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Label
Louis L. Ludlow letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2423
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/06/09 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/09 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
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
21102149
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 received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a purchase from the Indiana Book Store on 1967/09/05.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1000519987
  • (OCoLC)1000519987
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 folder
Label
Louis L. Ludlow letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2423
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/06/09 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/09 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
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
21102149
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 received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a purchase from the Indiana Book Store on 1967/09/05.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1000519987
  • (OCoLC)1000519987
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 folder

Library Locations

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