The Resource Congressional papers

Congressional papers

Label
Congressional papers, 1885-1949
Title
Congressional papers
Inclusive dates
1885-1949
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection documents Lyle Boren's congressional career, but it also contains materials on his family, personal, and business affairs. Documents include correspondence, photographs, financial records, clippings, greeting cards, invitations, publications, speeches, drafts, galleys, and legislation. Most of the collection is constituent correspondence on legislation, New Deal projects in Oklahoma, and World War II
Biographical or historical data
Boren was a school teacher in Wolf, Oklahoma, when he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. He represented Oklahoma's Fourth District from 1937 to 1946 and served on the Interstate and Foreign Commerce Committee. He chaired the Subcommittee on Newsprint and Brand Names. He advocated labeling of consumer products in his book "Fables in Labels." After his congressional career, he returned to Oklahoma and became a rancher.
Cataloging source
okuw-w
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1909-1992
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Boren, Lyle H.
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  • 1941-
  • 1883-1961
  • 1888-1976
  • 1877-1945
  • 1886-1981
  • 1885-1937
  • 1873-1974
  • 1890-1946
  • 1889-1959
  • 1897-1969
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  • Axton, Mae Boren
  • Bassett, Mabel
  • Boren, David
  • Disney, Wesley E.
  • Farley, James A.
  • Ferris, Scott
  • Finley, Ira Monroe
  • Gassaway, P. L.
  • Gaylord, Edward King
  • Hopkins, Harry L.
  • Key, William Shaffer
  • Pearson, Drew
  • Van Noy, George
  • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
  • Democratic Party (Okla.)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Veterans of Industry of America
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  • Political campaigns
  • Labels
  • Newsprint
  • Price regulation
  • Public works
  • Labor unions
  • Depressions
  • Indians of North America
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • Railroads
  • Rationing
  • Securities
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Taxation
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Oklahoma
  • United States
Label
Congressional papers
Link
http://www.ou.edu/special/albertctr/archives/boren.htm
Instantiates
Extent
53 cubic ft.
System control number
  • 1550834-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1550834
  • (Sirsi) o46781939
  • (CR)AAA1943
  • (OCoLC)46781939
  • (OCoLC)518190956
Label
Congressional papers
Link
http://www.ou.edu/special/albertctr/archives/boren.htm
Extent
53 cubic ft.
System control number
  • 1550834-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1550834
  • (Sirsi) o46781939
  • (CR)AAA1943
  • (OCoLC)46781939
  • (OCoLC)518190956

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