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Victor Murdock papers, 1824-1971

Author: Victor Murdock; Marcellus M Murdock; Marshall M Murdock
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence, memoranda, diary, speeches, writings, reports, subject files, printed matter, and other papers documenting Murdock's political career as a U.S. congressman from Kansas and his leadership of the Republican "insurgents" who contested the power of House Speaker Joseph Gurney Cannon in 1910. Includes material concerning Murdock's involvement in Kansas state and local politics, activities on behalf of the
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Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Henry Justin Allen; William Augustus Ayres; Joseph L Bristow; Joseph Gurney Cannon; Arthur Capper; Robert J Collier; William B Colver; Josephus Daniels; Jonathan McMillan Davis; J N Dolley; J Franklin Fort; Norman Hapgood; Henry Joseph Haskell; Frederic C Howe; Alfred M Landon; David D Leahy; Walt Mason; John Noble; George W Norris; John S Phillips; Clyde Martin Reed; Theodore Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Jouett Shouse; Walter Roscoe Stubbs; Mark Sullivan; Huston Thompson; William Allen White; Murdock family.; Henry Justin Allen; William Augustus Ayres; Joseph L Bristow; Joseph Gurney Cannon; Arthur Capper; Robert J Collier; William B Colver; Josephus Daniels; Jonathan McMillan Davis; J N Dolley; Norman Hapgood; Henry Joseph Haskell; Frederic C Howe; Alfred M Landon; Walt Mason; John Noble; George W Norris; John S Phillips; Clyde Martin Reed; Theodore Roosevelt; Jouett Shouse; Walter Roscoe Stubbs; Mark Sullivan; Huston Thompson; William Allen White
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Murdock; Marcellus M Murdock; Marshall M Murdock
OCLC Number: 79449012
Language Note: Collection material in English.
Description: 38,300 items. 129 containers plus 1 oversize. 51.6 linear feet.

Abstract:

Correspondence, memoranda, diary, speeches, writings, reports, subject files, printed matter, and other papers documenting Murdock's political career as a U.S. congressman from Kansas and his leadership of the Republican "insurgents" who contested the power of House Speaker Joseph Gurney Cannon in 1910. Includes material concerning Murdock's involvement in Kansas state and local politics, activities on behalf of the Progressive Party during Theodore Roosevelt's presidential campaign of 1912 and as chairman of the Progressive Party's national committee (1915-1916), and service as a member of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. Murdock (Murdoch) family papers include correspondence and other papers of Murdock's father, Marshall M. Murdock, as senator in the early Kansas legislature and founder of the Wichita Daily Eagle, and of his brother, Marcellus M. Murdock as publisher of the Wichita Daily Eagle.

Correspondents include Henry Justin Allen, William Augustus Ayres, Joseph L. Bristow, Arthur Capper, Robert J. Collier, William B. Colver, Josephus Daniels, Jonathan McMillan Davis, J.N. Dolley, J. Franklin Fort, Norman Hapgood, Henry Joseph Haskell, Frederic Clemson Howe, Alfred M. Landon, David D. Leahy, Walt Mason, John Noble, George William Norris, John S. Phillips, Clyde Martin Reed, Theodore Roosevelt, Jouett Shouse, Walter Roscoe Stubbs, Mark Sullivan, Huston Thompson, and William Allen White.

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