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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:

Judge Merritt E. Schlafman Papers (MS-3)

Identifier: MS-3

Merritt Schlafman was a judge in Dayton, Ohio, during the 1930s and 1940s. His papers contain transcripts of trials broadcast from his courtroom, mostly on gambling offenses.

Dates: 1937-1943

Secretary of War Newton Baker Letter (SC-135)

Identifier: SC-135
Scope and Contents

Mimeographed letter from the Secretary of War Newton Baker to Mr. Talbott the President of the Dayton-Wright Airplane Company. Includes original signature of Newton Baker. Dated July 26, 1918.

Dates: 1918

Charles V. Simms Papers

Identifier: MS-73
Content Description The entire collection falls into three series. Series I consists of the Montgomery County Commissioner administration files during Charles V. Simms term 1973-1976.Series I is arranged by subject and includes administrative information on the Montgomery County Community Action Agency 1973 1976, an anti poverty organization. The collection also contains information on the Newfields (new community organization) project 1973-1976. Administrative information is available for county...
Dates: 1972-1976

Socialist Feminist Conference Records

Identifier: MS-141

Records in this collection document the planning and organization of a national Socialist Feminist conference held in July, 1975, at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Materials include organizational papers, steering committee minutes, correspondence, working papers, registration details, women's movement pamphlets, printed materials, and audiocassettes relating to the conference. Nine socialist-feminist organizations sponsored this event.

Dates: 1974 - 1975

Frank Somers Papers

Identifier: MS-86

Frank Somers served as the mayor of Dayton, Ohio from 1962-1965. Before and after his political career, he and his wife were involved in Dayton civic affairs. The papers of Frank Somers cover the political life of Frank Somers approximately from the years 1958 to 1966 as well as family information and world travels.

Dates: 1860-1981; Majority of material found within 1958-1965

Springfield (Ohio) Municipal Airport Papers (SC-59)

Identifier: SC-59
Scope and Contents

Contains papers regarding the construction of a new hangar at the local Springfield (Ohio) airport, dated 1949.

Dates: 1949

State Election Ticket Collection (SC-18)

Identifier: SC-18

The collection includes approximately 150 miscellaneous Union and Democratic election tickets from the election of 1863.

Dates: 1863; 1925

State of Ohio v. Alfred Artis Collection (SC-25)

Identifier: SC-25

An official court report for a sexual assault case tried in Shelby County during the 1850s.

Dates: 1852 - 1855

Henry Stout Papers (MFM-12)

Identifier: MFM-12
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks of Henry Stout (1893-1976), a former Dayton mayor and Democratic Party activist.

Dates: 1950-1961

Dr. Arthur E. Thomas, President Emeritus, Central State University, Collection (MS-667)

Identifier: MS-667

The collection contains personal papers, legal documents and court proceedings, photographs, audio and video recordings, news clippings, awards and certificates, correspondence, and other materials relating to Dr. Thomas’s life and career in education and civil rights activism. The collection includes a significant amount of analog audiovisual material, including recordings of most episodes of Thomas’s interview program “Like It Is.”

Dates: circa 1920 - 2020; Majority of material found within 1969 - 2000