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POL. Politics

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Identifier: POL

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Judge Thomas A. Ballantine, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1998_021-ua
Scope and Contents The Judge Thomas A. Ballantine, Jr. Collection dates from 1970 to 1992, with bulk dates of 1977 to 1992. Ballantine's papers offer the reader a glimpse into the American legal system through its assortment of "behind-the-scenes" information. In this collection, the researcher will see three aspects to Ballantine's position as a judge - public, political, and business. The smallest part of the collection deals with the public side of his job, represented through actual verdicts and...

Bozarth Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1978_068_B
Scope and Contents The Bozarth Family Papers, circa 1781-1910, focus on Jonathon (1752-1830), Eli (1800-187-), J. P. (Joseph Preston) (1847-1929), and J. W. Bozarth (1815-188-). The family genealogy can be traced partially through the land grants, deeds to property, government documents, personal correspondence, wills, financial documents, and newspaper articles. The Bozarths originally settled in Grayson County, Kentucky, and moved to La Grange, Oldham County, Kentucky. A letter to J. P. Bozarth in 1910, from...

Frank W. Burke papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2000_083-UA
Scope and Contents This small collection (.5 linear feet) of correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia dating from 1958 to 1980 consists mainly of invitations to important events such as inaugurations, correspondence regarding special events, and notes of congratulations. The collection was organized chronologically according to Burke's career, with congressional material first, followed by mayoral material. General and miscellaneous material is the last grouping.The correspondence includes signed...

Citizens Organized in Search of the Truth campaign records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2001_010-UA
Scope and Contents This .25 linear feet of records include organizational and strategy files, media and campaign materials, finance reports, clippings, and some research material on earlier governmental reorganization efforts. There is also a sampling of items in support of the merger issue.

Marlow Cook papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1973_412-UA
Content Description The papers of Senator Marlow Webster Cook document his years of public service to his community and nation during the period 1961-1974, with the bulk of the documents covering his period of service as a United States Senator (1968-1974). The collection consists of speeches, legislative issue files, documents relating to legislation he sponsored, voting records, constituent correspondence files, grants, press releases and memorabilia from his service as a county judge in Jefferson County,...

Democratic Party of Louisville and Jefferson County records

 Collection
Identifier: 2001_103-UA
Content Description Consists of Democratic Party and Mose Green Club scrapbooks, minutes of the executive committee, photographs of party leaders and elected officials, and other records.

Martin J. Duffy papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1983_026-UA
Scope and Contents This collection includes legislative correspondence and three boxes of photographs of Duffy with other politicians, including Lawrence Wetherby.

Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998_063-UA
Scope and Contents The Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County was appointed in April 1982 to do research on the issue of city-county merger in response to Senate Bill 13 which was passed by the Kentucky Legislature in 1982.

Two three-ring binders contain background information, reports, and minutes of the Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County, 1982.

Willard Rouse Jillson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: ULRAR023-UA
Scope and Contents The collection contains a variety of material reflecting Jillson's varied life. The collection contains photographs and other memorabilia of his fraternity's fiftieth anniversary celebration in 1959. There is extensive business correspondence from the periods of oil surveys in the Kansas-Oklahoma area; correspondence concerning state and federal appointments from the 1920s; and letters dealing with daily life. There are also notes and manuscripts compiled as his research for his many...