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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L565 (Text) 00000106659246 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 13 manuscript boxes, 106 folders

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General Note:
Processing Information: Finding aid created 2012 by Chaise Carter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains senate bills and house resolutions from Mr. Crumpacker's term in the U.S. House of Representatives. There is also material from events in which he participated. There are six folders from the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (U.N.E.S.C.O.) convention of 1952. Throughout the collection, there are opinion polls from Crumpacker's constituents about U.S. policy issues and listings and records of his telegraph and telephone calls. There is an Illinois Waterway map for Little Calumet River by U.S. Army (Box 4, Folder 6)
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Shepard J. Crumpacker Papers, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Shepard J. Crumpacker, Jr. the son of Grace Dauchy and Shepard J. Crumpacker was born on February 13, 1917 in South Bend, Indiana. He graduated from Northwestern University in 1938 and earned a law degree in 1941 from the University of Michigan. He began his law practice in South Bend, and then enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps where he served until 1946. Crumpacker married Marjorie Patton of Evanston Illinois on February 18, 1950. From 1958 until 1970, Crumpacker was a delegate to the Indiana State Republican conventions. He served in the United States Congress as a Representative from January 3, 1951 until January 3, 1957 in the 82nd, 83rd, and 84th Congresses. After his congressional service, he practiced law until he was elected judge of the St. Joseph Superior Court in 1977. Crumpacker died on October 14, 1986.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Lake Central Airlines.
United States. Department of Defense > Procurement.
United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary.
Republican National Committee (U.S.) > Correspondence.
Air defenses > United States.
Automobile industry and trade > United States.
Bridges > Indiana > Lake County.
Defense contracts > United States.
Electoral college > United States.
Elections > United States.
Patent laws and legislation > United States.
Politics, Practical.
Copyright, International.
Tuna industry > United States.
United States > Politics and government > 1945-1953.
South Bend (Ind.)

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