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Political Campaigns

Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 147 Collections and/or Records:

Hatch family papers

Identifier: MSS 7085

Hatch family papers contain papers regarding the elections of Orrin Hatch and his sister Frances Hatch Merrill. There is also a Christmas card collection of Helen Kamm Hatch, the mother of Frances and Orrin.

Dates: 1977-2008

Orrin Hatch papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6057
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence and newsletters concerning Orrin Hatch, his re-election and other issues concerning his work as a senator; also a painting of Hatch's official 110th Congress photo. Dated 1982-2007.

Dates: 1982-2007

Human Events records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6733

The Human Events records contains the files, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and journals of the Human Events organization.

Dates: 1944-1994

Humorous story by Abraham Lincoln

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230321595]
Identifier: MSS SC 2276
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten humorous story. The item is unsigned but the story was one known to have been told on occasion by Abraham Lincoln. In part it reads: "He said he was riding bass-ackwards on a jass-ack through a patton-cotch on a pair of baddle-sags ..."

Dates: approximately 1850

Arthur Mastick Hyde papers

Identifier: MSS 6257

Consists of many of the personal, political, and business items of Arthur Hyde, governor of Missouri from 1921 to 1925.

Dates: 1877-1962

Illinois receipt

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310689]
Identifier: MSS SC 1295
Scope and Contents

Handwritten list of names ordering copies of a speech delivered 28 January 1836 by Benjamin Hardin. It is believed the item originated in Illinois.

Dates: 1836

Inventory to the Elbert Duncan Thomas papers

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232573219]
Identifier: MSS 8538
Scope and Contents

Contains the group description and shelf list of the Elbert D. Thomas papers located in the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library in Hyde Park, New York. Inventory is dated 1981.

Dates: 1969

Invitation to the inauguration of John F. Kennedy as President of the United States

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230309616]
Identifier: MSS SC 1151
Scope and Contents

Printed invitation to the Jan 20, 1961 inauguration of John F. Kennedy as President of the United States and Lyndon Baines Johnson as Vice President.

Dates: 1961

Udney Hay Jacob letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230325737]
Identifier: MSS SC 2705
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter addressed to Martin Van Buren and dated 19 March 1840. Jacob writes to Van Buren offering to aid him in the presidential election if Van Buren would finance the printing of a manuscript to be used against Joseph Smith and the Mormons.

Dates: 1840 March 19

Moroni L. and Vivian N. Jensen papers

Identifier: MSS 3723

The Moroni L. and Vivian Jensen collection consists of both personal and professional papers. The papers include legislative papers, education papers, correspondence, newspapers, photographs, articles, reports, magazines, pamphlets, and campaign materials, circa 1950-1980, bulk 1976-1980. This collection also contains a folder with two large portraits of Utah Senator Moroni L. Jensen, circa 1980.

Dates: approximately 1950-1991