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Poli. Politics

 Topic Guide
Identifier: Poli
This classification groups together collections on the topic of Politics.

Found in 66 Collections and/or Records:

Frank Krebs Collection

Identifier: MS-278

Frank Krebs was a successful Dayton businessman, who was also politically active. Between 1942-1945, Krebs served as the Mayor of Dayton, and throughout his life held various political offices. The collection consists of personal correspondence, mayoral related materials, newspaper clippings and photographs.

Dates: 1900-1965

Miles S. Kuhns Papers

Identifier: MS-382

The Miles S. Kuhns Papers consist mainly of correspondence related to Kuhns' political career. It contains many lobbying letters from citizens and organizations. Almost half of the collection relates to Kuhns' work with the Ohio Revolutionary War Memorial Commission. A third section consists of personal correspondence and ephemera Kuhns received throughout his career.

Dates: 1920-1939

Charles Lanman's Collected Biographies of 19th-century Ohio Congressmen (SC-21)

Identifier: SC-21

This is a collection of autobiographical letters written from various local Congressmen to Charles Lanman.

Dates: 1831-1863

League of Women Voters, Dayton Area Chapter Records

Identifier: MS-123
Abstract The League of Women Voters was founded in 1920, the year American women were granted the right to vote by the passage of the 19th Amendment. The League has since grown into a nationwide organization that works to promote political responsibility on the part of all citizens. It is non-partisan and does not support or oppose political parties or candidates, but it does take stands on public issues, after conducting extensive studies and reaching a consensus of the membership. The Dayton Area...
Dates: 1920-2000

League of Women Voters, Dayton Area Chapter Records (MFM-29)

 Collection — Reel MFM-29 (DB Roll 2437)
Identifier: MFM-29
Scope and Contents

Consists of the League of Women Voter's publication, The Voter's Guide, which profiles candidates and issues before each general election. The issues on the microfilm span 1941-1981. See also MS-123.

Dates: circa 1980

League of Women Voters of Yellow Springs Records

Identifier: MS-249

Materials include published and unpublished histories of national and local league programs, various organizational and administrative materials, newsletters, bulletins, and files covering various issues studied by the League.

Dates: 1937 - 1984

Lincoln Day Banquet Program (SC-7)

Identifier: SC-7
Scope and Contents

Program for the Lincoln Day Banquet given February 12, 1910 at Memorial Hall in Dayton.

Dates: 1910 Feb 12

Local Dayton Socialist Party Records

Identifier: MS-94

The bulk of records in this collection were generated by the Socialist Party organization in Dayton from 1901-1924 and include membership meeting minutes, the minutes of various committees, financial records, and a listing of new members for the years 1906-1908 and 1912-1917. Also included is a small collection of Socialist Party literature, some state and national Party materials, and a miscellaneous collection of notices, handbills, correspondence, and photographs.

Dates: 1901-1956; Majority of material found within 1901-1924

Julius Maranze Papers

Identifier: MS-580

The Julius Maranze Papers deal with the legal disputes surrounding Dayton’s Old Courthouse and Cooper Park, resulting from the manner in which the properties were conveyed by Daniel C. Cooper in the early 19th century. Julius Maranze and his wife Pauline were leaders in the efforts to preserve the Old Courthouse and Cooper Park.

Dates: 1799-1971; Majority of material found within 1940-1958