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Box Contents List

Series VI: Box 5

Biographical material collected by Donald R. Murphy

Biographical sketches

Clippings (2 folders)

ID cards


Biographical sketches (see also articles about Wallace)

Brodhead family

Extracts from the Will of Henry Wallace ("Uncle Henry")

Financial documents

Genealogical chart. Gift of John B. Wallace, 1979

ccTMs on tissue paper with photocopied photographs pasted on

Photocopy of the above

Genealogical chart created by Earl Rogers. Includes original pages (from a Bible?) of marriages, births, and deaths from 1804 to 1876. Also includes handwritten notes, some in Wallace's hand

Genealogy miscellaneous

"Henry Agard Wallace." Chapter X of The Hybrid Corn Makers. Rutgers University Press, 1947. This reprint was published by Pioneer Hy-Brid International, Inc. Gift of Carolyn Hardisty

Kingdon, Frank. An Uncommon Man: Henry Wallace and 60 Million Jobs. New York: The Readers Press, 1945

Life insurance policy, ca. 1930s?

Memberships and sponsorships

Portraits. Copies of portraits of Henry, Henry Cantwell, and John P. Wallace

Tax and insurance documents

"The Wallaces of Iowa." Goldfinch, Vol.12:No.3 (February 1991). The entire issue is devoted to the Wallaces. For children

Wise, James Waterman. Meet Henry Wallace. New York: Bonie and Gaer, 1948

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