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Wendell L. Willkie Campaign Buttons

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2009.08
Scope and Content Note This collection includes approximately 180 campaign buttons, badges, and pendants from Wendell L. Willkie's failed 1940 presidential campaign with running mate Charles McNary. The materials were obtained from an exhibit that was dismantled.

The collection exhibits the tenacity in which Willkie and his suppporters opposed President Roosevelt's third term, referring to him as a tyrant and a self-imposed monarch. Others buttons attack Roosevelt's New Deal and his international policies.
Dates: 1940

Wilhelmina Kuenstler Warren Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.089
Scope and Contents The Wilhelmina Kuenstler Warren Papers is arranged into two series, Correspondence and Newspaper Clippings. Series I, Correspondence consists of photocopies of WKW's mail to friends and relatives. The only incoming mail occurs in 1945. The correspondence consists of descriptions of WKW activities during her husband's Foreign Service beginning in 1921 at their first appointed station in Havana, Cuba. Correspondence from 1929 consists of WKW's everyday activities of Spanish lessons, playing golf...
Dates: 1921-1937, 1945, 1956

William Edward McCarron Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.006
Scope and Contents Divided into five series, this collection includes McCarron's correspondence, writings, student materials, papers relating to legal matters, and miscellaneous papers.The first series, Correspondence, contains correspondence from 1990-1998,Series II, Writings, consist mostly of autobiographical manuscript material beginning in 1930s and ending in 1998. The order of the materials was largely determined by McCarron’s own organization of his works into ten large, numbered,...
Dates: 1927-1998, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1991-1998,

William "Jack" Bell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.131
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents produced and collected by William "Jack" Bell from 1949 to 2000.Series I. Correspondence and publications contains correspondence between Jack Bell and his former students, friends, colleagues, local government officials, and city residents, including handwritten documents, typewritten documents, and photographs, as well as various publications collected by Bell, including newsletters, newspapers, and the...
Dates: 1949 - 2000

Yolanda Spirito Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.001-C
Scope and Contents The Yolanda Spirito Collection is comprised of personal papers, photographs, and printed material which relate to Yolanda Spirito's career in aviation, her employer's (Paul Mantz) private airline, and aviation history from the lates 1920s to the early 1950s, including women's history in aviation. The collection is organized into three series. The first series is Personal Papers, 1908-1969, undated. Spirito's scrapbooks are the largest contribution to this series. The bulk dates...
Dates: 1908-1989, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1929-1959,