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Robert P. Goldman Proportional Representation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: US-72-02

Scope and Content

Correspondence, newspaper clipping and assorted printed matter dealing with the activities of Robert P. Goldman, Cincinnati attorney for proportional representation, on behalf of the Cincinnati Charter Committee. There is also general information concerning Cincinnati politics from the 1920s to the 1960s.

Dates

  • 1925-1964

Creator

Language of Materials

The records are in English

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Biography of Robert P. Goldman

Robert P. Goldman was a lawyer and civic leader in Cincinnati. He graduated from Yale in 1911 and earned a law degree from Harvard in 1914. Goldman served in the army during World War I and attended the University of Paris while he was overseas. He practiced law with the firm of Paxton & Seasongood and became a partner there in 1923. Goldman served as president for the Union of American Hebrew Congregations.

Extent

4.5 Linear Feet

Overview

Correspondence, newspaper clipping and assorted printed matter dealing with the activities of Robert P. Goldman, Cincinnati attorney for proportional representation, on behalf of the Cincinnati Charter Committee. There is also general information concerning Cincinnati politics from the 1920s to the 1960s.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged into 8 series.

Physical Location

Archives and Rare Books Library
Title
Finding aid for the Robert P. Goldman Proportional Representation Collection
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Finding aid prepared by Archives and Rare Books staff
Date
2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding Aid Written In English

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Rare Books Library Repository

Contact:
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