MsC 203

 

Manuscript Register

 

THE PAPERS OF RAY MURPHY

 

Collection Dates: 1935 -- 1936

4.5 linear ft.

This document describes a collection of materials held by the
Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
Phone: 319-335-5921
Fax: 319-335-5900
e-mail: lib-spec@uiowa.edu

Posted to Internet: July 2002

 

Acquisition Note: These papers were donated to the University of Iowa by Ray Murphy in 1959.

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Digital Surrogates: Except where indicated, this document describes but does not reproduce the actual text, images and objects which make up this collection. Materials are available only in the Special Collections Department.

 

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of scrapbooks and speeches relating chiefly to Murphy's term as national commander of the American Legion. Material is organized chronologically. The scrapbooks are not boxed.

 

Box List

Obituary and eulogy, 1970

Scrapbooks

1.1 September, October, November 1 -- 9, 1935

1.2 September -- December 13, 1935

2.1 November 9 -- 30, December 1935

2.2 December 13 -- 31, January, February 1 -- 26, 1936

3.1 January 1936

3.2 February, 26 -- 29, March, April 1936

4.2 May -- September 23, 1936

4.1 January 28 -- 31, February 1 -- 20, 1936

5.1 February, March, April 1 -- 15, 1936

5.2 September 24 -- 31, 1936

6 April 15 -- 30, May, June 1936

7 July -- September 18, 1936

8 August -- September 23, 1936

1 ms. box of papers.

 

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