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Creator Myers, Rodes Kirby, 1900-1960
Title UA94 Student / Alumni Personal Papers Series 2. Ogden College Subseries 1. Rodes Myers Scrapbook
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Records
Year Range From 1916.0
Year Range To 1919.0
Description Partial scrapbook created by Rodes Myers, Ogden College Class of 1919. The scrapbook includes Ogden College baccalaureate, commencement, debate and lunch programs; clippings regarding Myers participation in debates, Ogden faculty and alumni; Ogden basketball ticket; and his attendance at University of Cincinnati and University of Kentucky.


Admin / Biog History Rodes Kirby Myers son of W.H. and Helen (Kirby) Myers was born in Bowling Green, Kentucky on June 29, 1900. He attended Ogden College from 1916-1919 and taught there in 1920 and at Morganfield High School in 1921. Myers went on to study law at the University of Cincinnati and the University of Kentucky where he obtained his LLB in 1925.

Rodes Myers followed his father into politics and served in many capacities including state representative 1934-1939 and 1945; state senator 1948-1950 and lieutenant governor 1939-1943. He died March 10, 1960.
Subjects Ogden College (Bowling Green, Ky.)
Finding Aids TopScholar - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_fin_aid/47/

See scrapbook at: http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/stu_alum_papers/3/

Related Publications F456 .M92x M9 Myers Campaign Committee. Life, Platform, and Opening Address of Hon. Rodes K. Myers, Louisville, Ky. : The Committee, 1943.
Related Materials UA97 - Ogden College Records
Catalog Number UA94.2.1
Copyrights Photocopies of no more than 1/3 of the total.
Dates of Creation 1916-1919
Caption WKU Archives Logo
Extent 1 folder
Number of Images 1.0
Access Conditions no restrictions
Parent ID UA94.2
Level of Description Series
Containers Scrapbook