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The Resource Virginia Elliks Jenckes collection

Virginia Elliks Jenckes collection

Label
Virginia Elliks Jenckes collection, 1918-1951
Title
Virginia Elliks Jenckes collection
Inclusive dates
1918-1951
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers relating chiefly to Jenckes's career as U.S. representative (1933-1939), including correspondence, reports, and other papers, relating to agricultural waste recovery and other efforts to help farmers during the depression, flood control on the Wabash and White rivers, railroads, women's rights, education, and communists in America, particularly Jenckes's opposition to communist radio broadcasts; together with political correspondence (1938-1940), papers relating to political campaigns (1934-1938), newspaper clippings (1932-1949) relating chiefly to politics, and papers relating to a meeting (1937) of the Inter-parliamentary Union which Jenckes attended. Correspondents include J. Edgar Hoover, Louis M. Howe, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Franklin D. Roosevelt
Biographical or historical data
Farmer and politician, of Terre Haute, Ind.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1877-1975
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jenckes, Virginia Ellis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agricultural laws and legislation
  • Agricultural wastes
  • Anti-communist movements
  • Communists
  • Depressions
  • Education
  • Elections
  • Flood control
  • Flood control
  • Legislation
  • Radio in politics
  • Railroads
  • Representative government and representation
  • Rivers
  • Women
  • Women's rights
  • Indiana
  • United States
  • Wabash River
  • White River (Ind. : River)
  • Hoover, J. Edgar
  • Howe, Louis M.
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Inter-parliamentary Union
  • United States
Label
Virginia Elliks Jenckes collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/497
Instantiates
Carrier category
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Carrier category code
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
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Content type code
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21087548
Extent
4 boxes
Lccn
91797967
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm28409029
  • (OCoLC)28409029
Label
Virginia Elliks Jenckes collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/497
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
21087548
Extent
4 boxes
Lccn
91797967
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm28409029
  • (OCoLC)28409029

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