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Pettingill, Samuel Barrett,, b. 1886
Title: Samuel Pettengill Collection
Dates:  1939-1949
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet5 boxes
Abstract: Pettengill was a lawyer and a journalist. He served as United States Representative from Indiana. Collection includes eighteen vols. of newspaper columns entitled "Inside Your Congress" written by Pettingill, dealing chiefly with current events on the political scene, including the conduct of World War II, the establisment of the North Atlantic Tready Organization ( NATO ), and the United Nations, and the growing "red scare" over communism. Many of the pages contain annotations and other markings.