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The Resource William Dudley Foulke papers

William Dudley Foulke papers

Label
William Dudley Foulke papers, 1849-1932
Title
William Dudley Foulke papers
Inclusive dates
1849-1932
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This collection includes Foulke's correspondence relating to civil service reform, the women's rights movement, Indiana and national Republican party politics, the Progressive Party in 1912 and 1916, American involvement in the Philippine Islands, his work on behalf of American preparedness in World War I, and his work with the League to Enforce Peace and the League of Nations. Copies of Foulke's extensive correspondence with Theodore Roosevelt regarding civil service reform and Republican and Progressive Party politics (1890-1917) are also included
  • The scrapbooks contain mostly clippings of Foulke's published writings as well as clippings on topics of interest to Mr. Foulke
Biographical or historical data
William Dudley Foulke was born November 20, 1848 in New York City. His father was a minister of the Society of Friends and principal off Friends Seminary in New York City. Foulke attended Friends Seminary and graduated in 1863. He graduated from Columbia in 1869 and from Columbia School of Law in 1871. Foulke married Mary T. Reeves in 1872 and they subsequently had six children. Foulke was an attorney in New York from 1870-1876. He and his family moved to Richmond, Indiana, Mary's hometown, in 1876. Richmond remained Foulke's home until his death in 1935. Foulke was editor and part owner of the Richmond Palladium in the late 1870s; director of the First National Bank of Richmond; a Republican member of the Indiana State Senate (1883-1885); officer, Indiana Civil Service Reform Association (1885-1890); president, American Women's Suffrage Association (1885-1890); and member of the U.S. Civil Service Reform League (1901-1903).
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ISL
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1848-1935
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Foulke, William Dudley
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1823-1877
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Morton, Oliver P.
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  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Taft, William H.
  • Beveridge, Albert J.
  • Civil service reform
  • Quakers
  • Progressivism (United States politics)
  • Women's rights
  • Richmond (Ind.)
  • United States
  • Beveridge, Albert J.
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Taft, William H.
  • Civil service reform
  • Politics and government
  • Progressivism (United States politics)
  • Quakers
  • Women's rights
  • Indiana
  • United States
Label
William Dudley Foulke papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/154
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
17552324
Extent
3 manuscripts boxes, 26 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247211723
  • (OCoLC)247211723
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner. Scrapbooks from this collection are in fragile condition and photocopying or scanning them is not an option.
Label
William Dudley Foulke papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/154
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
17552324
Extent
3 manuscripts boxes, 26 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247211723
  • (OCoLC)247211723
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner. Scrapbooks from this collection are in fragile condition and photocopying or scanning them is not an option.

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