Milwaukee County Republican Committee, 1935-1968

Title: Milwaukee County Republican Committee, 1935-1968
Call Number: Mss-2576
Bulk: 2 cu. ft.

Historical Note:

The Milwaukee County Republican Committee was created through the Republican Party of Wisconsin’s Constitution. The County Committee’s main purpose was to provide leadership and assist with elections and campaigns at the local, state, and federal level.

The Committee also worked to coordinate the efforts of smaller political units (voter precincts, the Republican Women’s Club, the Young Republicans, etc.).

Abstract:

This collection is comprised of newspaper clippings of various state and federal politicians, campaign training manuals, campaign propaganda, Republican convention programs, and newsletters. Most items date from the late 50’s through the 60’s.

Administrative Note:

The collection was processed on February 9, 2005 by Patty Cottrell.

Contents

Box Number

Folder Number

Facts About Your Government Weekly Newsletter, 1960-1965 1 1
Kennedy, John F., 1960-1962 1 2
Knowles, Warren P. – Governor’s Releases May-June 1966 1 3
Knowles, Warren P. – Governor’s Releases July 1966 1 4
Knowles, Warren P. – Governor’s Releases August 1966 1 5
Knowles, Warren P. – Governor’s Releases September 1966 1 6
Miscellaneous Publications, 1954-1968

Newsletters and bulletins by congressional committees

1 7
Nixon, Richard, 1967-1968

Address, career chronology, pamphlets

1 8
Nusbaum, Joseph, 1959-1960 1 9
Roosevelt, Franklin, 1935-1960 (not inclusive) 1 10
Stassen, Harold, 1968

Address and leaflets

1 11
Stauff, Roy, 1942-1949

Correspondence

Address to Republican State Convention (1944)

1 12
Stevenson, Adlai, 1952-1960 1 13
Symington, Stuart, 1959-1960 1 14
Taft, Robert, 1951-1953

Life magazine clipping (1953)

1 15
Thill, Lewis, 1942-1943

Correspondence

1 16
Truman, Harry, 1952-1960 (not inclusive)

The Truman Memoirs from Life Magazine

1 17
Wiley, Alex – Clippings, 1959-1964

Biographical reference by Senate Republican Policy Committee

1 18
Wiley, Alex – Weekly Newsletters, 1952-1954 1 19
Wiley, Alex – Weekly Newsletters, 1955-1959 1 20
Wiley, Alex – Weekly Newsletters, 1959-1962 1 21
Campaign Propaganda and Leaflets, 1954-1964 2 22
Campaign Training, 1952-1962

Men and women registered to vote stats 1954-1955

Wisconsin Republican victories 1950-1956

Ward and precinct manuals

2 23
Campaign Training, undated

Ward and precinct manuals

2 24
Congressional Record, 1961, 1964

Proceedings, debates

2 25
Convention Programs – Republican Party, 1961-1965 (not inclusive) 2 26
The Fund for the Republic Bulletins, 1956-1963 (not inclusive) 2 27
G.O.P., 1953-1963 (not inclusive)

Victory march, initials background, newspaper clippings.

2 28
Miscellaneous Clippings, 1955-1965

Magazine clippings (Hoffa, Tito)

2 29
Party Platforms, 1954-1960

Constitution of Republican Party of Wisconsin

Republican Party of Wisconsin platforms, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1958

2 30
Party Platforms, 1960-164

Democratic Platform, 1960

Republican Platform, 1960, 1962, 1964

2 31
Report – Weidner, C. Ken “The American Dilemma”, 1959. 2 32
Republican Party of Wisconsin Units Directory, 1965 2 33
Voting Procedures, 1960, 1961, 1965 2 34
Wisconsin Businesses, 1937, 1962

Overseas Trader Magazine, 1937

2 35
Wisconsin Conservation, 1962, 1964 2 36
Wisconsin Judicial Elections, 1959-1964 2 37
Wisconsin – Milwaukee County, 1963-1966

Official street and highway maps (1966)

2 38
Wisconsin – Milwaukee School Board, 1960-1965 2 39
Wisconsin – Milwaukee Urban Renewal, 1943, 1947, 1964 2 40
Wisconsin Roads, 1957,1962, 1964

Committee research

2 41
Wisconsin State Budget, 1963-1967

Welfare and health report

Recommended budget, 1965-1967

General fund budget, 1965-1967

2 42
Wisconsin State Supreme Court, 1959-1964 (not inclusive) 2 43
Wisconsin State Tax, 1960, 1962, 1964

Tax revision bill

2 44
Wisconsin Unemployment, 1963-1964 2 45
Congressional Campaign Speech Kit, 1960 2 Loose in box
Department of Resource Development “A Plan for Wisconsin”, 1964 2 Loose in box
Marquette Young Republicans – Republican Directory, 1963 2 Loose in box
Wisconsin Almanac and Government Guide, 1963 2 Loose in box

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