The Resource Oral history interview of E. Ross Adair : with Randall W. Jehs

Oral history interview of E. Ross Adair : with Randall W. Jehs

Label
Oral history interview of E. Ross Adair : with Randall W. Jehs, 4 Mar. 1971
Title
Oral history interview of E. Ross Adair
Title remainder
with Randall W. Jehs
Inclusive dates
4 Mar. 1971
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection contains a transcript from an interview with E. Ross Adair, conducted by Randall W. Jehs. In the discussion, Adair describes his family, upbringing, World War II, his political career, life as a student, political campaigns, Vietnam, and many other topics. The interview is available on a set of four tapes or as a transcript
Additional physical form
Transcript available.
Biographical or historical data
Edwin Ross Adair was born December 14, 1907 in Albion, Indiana to Edwin and Alice Pickett Adair. He graduated from Albion High School in 1924. He received his bachelors degree from Hillsdale College in 1928, and his law degree from George Washington University in 1933. After law school, Adair returned to Indiana where he began his won law practice in Fort Wayne. He served in World War II and fought in battles throughout Europe. Adair was elected as a Republican to the Eighty-second and to the nine succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1951-January 3, 1971) until he was defeated in 1970. President Nixon gave him a position as ambassador to Ethiopia. He retire in 1975. Adair was married and had two children. He passed away May 7, 1983.
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1907-1983
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adair, E. Ross
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Adair family
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Albion (Ind.)
Label
Oral history interview of E. Ross Adair : with Randall W. Jehs
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/2464.htm
Instantiates
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552263
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in Manuscript and Rare Books Division.
Extent
  • 4
  • 103 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Type of unit
  • tapes
  • transcript
Label
Oral history interview of E. Ross Adair : with Randall W. Jehs
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/2464.htm
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552263
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in Manuscript and Rare Books Division.
Extent
  • 4
  • 103 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Type of unit
  • tapes
  • transcript

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