Christian William Ramseyer Papers
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Scope and Contents
Most of Ramseyer's papers were destroyed after his death. This collection consists primarily of correspondence, court opinions, reports, scrapbooks, and speeches from his years in Washington, D.C. Some recurring topics are monetary stabilization, inheritance taxes, and farm relief. The correspondence includes letters from Clifford V. Gregory, Charles E. Hearst, and Henry A. Wallace. Processed by Robert M Hedges, August, 1967
- Creation: 1904-1943
- Creation: Majority of material found within 1920-1939
- Ramseyer, Christian William (Person)
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This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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2.75 Linear Feet (Photographs: Box 2; Oversized scrapbooks)
Language of Materials
Attorney, Congressman, and U.S. Court of Claims commissioner from Iowa. Correspondence, clippings, court records and opinions, and speeches.
Method of Acquisition
The papers of Congressman Christian William Ramseyer came as a gift to the library in 1967 from his daughters, Mrs. James (Jane K.) Cameron, Jr., and Mrs. Frederick (Barbara R.) H. Walton, Jr.
Processed by Robert M Hedges, August, 1967
- Processed by Robert M. Hedges, August 1967.
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