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Lewis J. Murphy campaign materials, 1942.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI OBC067 (Text) 79981-1948 Manuscripts Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2062 (Text) 00000106180516 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder 1 oversized folder

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2005/11 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/11/15 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.: The collection contains a poster from Lewis J. Murphy's 1942 campaign for U.S. Representative and clippings documenting the reaction of his opponent, Charles A. Halleck, to the poster.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Lewis J. Murphy campaign materials, Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Biographical or Historical Data: Lewis J. Murphy was born on April 21, 1897, in Montgomery County, Indiana. He practiced law in South Bend, Indiana. Murphy served in the U.S. Marines during World War I. Murphy ran for Congress in 1942 on the Democratic ticket, but was defeated by Charles A. Halleck. Halleck, a resident of Rensselaer, Indiana, served as a U.S. Representative from Indiana's 3rd district from 1935 to 1969.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No Further additions are expected.
Subject: Murphy, Lewis J., 1897-
Halleck, Charles A. (Charles Abraham), 1900-1986.
United States. Congress. House.
Political campaigns > United States.
Lawyers > Indiana > South Bend.

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