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John S. Waggaman papers 1943-1969, undated

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L171 (Text) 00000106297294 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 3.7 Cubic feet 11 manuscript boxes

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/03/16by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/03/16 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes correspondence, articles, pamphlets, newsletters, reports, questionnaires, and newspaper clippings from John S. Waggaman, state and federal legislators and others in Indiana, Washington, D.C. and elsewhere in the U.S. ranging from 1943-1969 regarding Indiana legislative and congressional district reapportionment for Indiana and other states, compensation for legislators, the organization and functioning of the Indiana General Assembly, the Citizens Conference for State Legislatures and recommendations for improving the legislature.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: John Stanley Waggaman 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: John (Jack) Stanley Waggaman was born March 17, 1930 to John and Enola Waggaman in Detroit, Michigan. He grew up in Marion and Muncie, Indiana, attending Marion High School in 1946. He married Mary J. (Jane) Doughty on Apr. 9, 1955 in Marion County, Indiana. They lived in Marion, Indiana after he served in the United States Army in 1955 (he was stationed in Japan) and had two children, Craig and Jeanne. Jack attended Butler University, earning a BS in 1962 and Indiana University, where he received an MPA in 1963 and an Ed. D. in 1972. He worked for Indiana University in several capacities during the 1960s and 1970s, in the field of academic administration and political analysis. He also worked with Indiana tax, district reapportionment (REAP), and financial and political policy, writing a number of publications in those and other areas. Jack taught at Florida State University from 1972 until 1995.Jane died on Nov. 27, 2012 in Tallahassee, Florida after 57 years of marriage. Jack died May 8, 2015 in Tallahassee, Florida."Waggaman, Jack". 1940 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/02/24."Waggaman, Jack". U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012. Retrieved 2016/02/24."Waggaman, Jane". Tallahassee Democrat. Retrieved 2016/02/24."Waggaman, John". Web: Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012. Retrieved 2016/02/24."Waggaman, John (Jack)". Tallahassee Democrat. Retrieved 2016/02/24."Waggaman, John S.". LC Linked Data Service (Library of Congress). Retrieved 2016/02/24. http://id.loc.gove/authorities/names"Waggaman, John S.". U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995. Retrieved 2016/02/24."Waggaman, John Stanley". (1973) In American Men and Women of Science: Social and Behavioral Sciences, v. 2. (p. 2549). New York, NY: Jacques Cattell Press. Print. ISLM H50 .A47
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from John Stanley Waggaman on 1969/08/19.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Dirksen, Everett McKinley.
Margolis, Larry.
Citizens Conference on State Legislatures.
Indiana. General Assembly.
Indiana > Politics and government > 20th century.
Apportionment (Election law)

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