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Alvin C. Reis papers, 1918-1956

Reis, Alvin C

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Photos, Drawings, Prints; Videos, Slides, Films
  • Physical Details
    • 7.2 c.f. (18 archives boxes); plus
    • additions of 5.5 c.f
    • 201 photographs
    • 121 negatives
    • 396 transparencies
    • 12 postcard drawings
    • 1 booklet, and
    • approximately 50 pieces of ephemera
  • OCLC ocn173711666, ocn173699688
  • Finding Aids
    • Register to the processed portion


  • Personal papers of a Dane County, Wisconsin Circuit Court judge, including correspondence, reminiscences, photographs, financial records, newspaper clippings, and campaign materials. The files document his campaign for state Supreme Court, his military history, political activities, his social life, and his family.
  • The processed portion of this collection is summarized above, dates 1926-1956, and is described in the register. Additional accessions, including numerous photographs from Reis' service in France during World War I, are described below.


  • Presented by Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Burleigh, 1969.
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