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Alfred W. Newcombe papers

 Collection — Box: 62
Identifier: MS-SC1098

Scope and Contents

Letters from Harold Ickes, Ira Copley, Charles E. Merriam, Donald Richberg and Walter S. Rogers discuss where Newcombe might look for information and some, especially Ickes, give reminiscences re: the election of 1911, LaFollette and Roosevelt.


  • Created: 1945 - 1946


Biographical / Historical

Professor of History at Knox College in Galesburg, Ill. who was writing about the beginnings of the Progressive Party in Illinois. Corresponded with Harold Ickes, I.C. Copley, C.E. Merriam, Donald Richberg and Walter S. Rogers regarding the Progressive movement.


1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 12 items

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