Search: New York (State)--Politics and government in geogname [Clear Search]
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Date Coverage:
1943-2006
Extent:
52.55  cubic ft.
Abstract:
This collection documents the professional and personal life of Eliot H. Lumbard.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1977-2007
Extent:
3.16  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Lawrence S. Wittner Papers document Dr. Wittner's activism in politics and his work with the Albany Chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America, the United University Professions Solidarity Committee, and various other organizations in the Capital Region.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1931-2001
Extent:
5.41  cubic ft.  processed to date
Abstract:
This collection contains the papers of Edward J. Bloch, a native of New York who served in the military between 1943 and 1946 with assignments in Okinawa during World War II and post-war North China, taught science in Istanbul, Turkey (1947-1950), and dedicated the majority of his career to labor concerns as a representative for the labor union United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (1950-1984). Edward Bloch also served as President of the Labor Action Coalition of New York (1975 to the late 1990s), Director of the Interfaith Impact for the New York State Council of Churches (1987-1995), and ran unsuccessfully for two different congressional district seats (1984,1986,1995-1996). Among the many honors Bloch received during his lifetime is the Purple Heart, which he was awarded for his actions during World War II.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1956-2002
Extent:
86.56  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Ronald B. Stafford Papers document Stafford's service as a New York State Senator representing the 45th District.
 
 
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Collection:
Date Coverage:
1928-2013
Extent:
5.29  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Ivan Steen Papers document Steen's service as a Professor of History at the University at Albany as well as his oral history projects.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1881-1978
Extent:
55  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The records in this collection document Frank Moore's career as a New York State public servant. They consist primarily of the records of Moore's service in various elected and appointed positions.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1953-1964, 1974
Extent:
22.44  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Frank J. Becker Papers document Becker's service in the U.S Congress, as a representative of Nassau County (N.Y.), where he served from 1953-1964. The collection includes correspondence, subject files, and legislation from his tenure.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1884, 1958-1965
Extent:
9.6  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The E. Ogden Bush Papers document Bush's service as a New York State Senator in the early 1960s.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1929-1946
Extent:
2.0  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Clarence Eugene Hancock Papers document Hancock's time in the House of Representatives in the United States Congress. He was the representative of the 35th District of New York from 1927 to 1945 but came to represent the 36th district from 1945 to 1947 after New York State was redistricted. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, Congressional bills, transcripts of Congressional hearings, telegrams, and handwritten notes.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1945-1970
Extent:
10.2  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Bertram L. Podell Papers document Podell's service as a New York State Assemblymen and Congressmen from the mid-1950s through the early 1970s.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1963-1969
Extent:
10.4  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Bernard C. Smith Papers document the first four years of Smith’s service as a New York State Senator. While Smith is most well known for his work in conservation, these papers from his early Senate career contain significant materials on the issues of abortion, education (especially for mentally handicapped children), medical treatment and penal codes and laws.
 
 
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Collection:
Date Coverage:
1978-2005
Extent:
4.18  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Libby Post Papers contain political campaign documents, professional correspondences, news clippings, meeting minutes, agendas, document drafts, press releases, news letters, civil activism notes, and other materials that document her involvement securing various LGBT rights and with political organizations, as well as the general LGBT community in Albany, NY.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1962-1975
Extent:
2.0  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Frederic S. Berman Papers predominantly document his service in the New York State Senate through correspondence, newsclippings, bills, research material and campaign literature. In addition, there are files pertaining to his post-Senatorial career as the Commissioner of the New York City Rent and Housing Department and as a New York City Criminal Court Judge.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1964-1965
Extent:
1.6  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Lawrence A. Cabot Papers document Cabot's service in the New York State Assembly where he served for one term in 1964-1965. The collection includes correspondence, subject files, and legislation from his tenure.
 
 
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Collection:
Date Coverage:
1961-1968
Extent:
1.8  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Henry Curran Papers contain materials from Curran's decade of service in the New York State Senate from 1961-1968. The collection includes committee work, sponsored legislation, correspondence, reports, and news clippings from his tenure.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1966-1967
Extent:
1.0  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Tarky Lombardi, Jr. Papers contain correspondence documenting Lombardi's first term in the New York State Senate from 1966-1967.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1962-2004
Extent:
40.5  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Conservative Party Of New York State Records contain files kept for the chairmen of the New York State Conservative Party: Kiernen O’Doherty, 1962; J. Daniel Mahoney, 1962-86; and Serphin Maltese, 1986-88. The strength of the records is in its documentation of New York State politics and elections (including the State Legislature and other state offices), the Conservative Party’s political endorsements and candidates (including writer William F. Buckley, Jr., and Sen. James Buckley), and the political goals and ideological positions on contemporary issues.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1962-1971
Extent:
42.2  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Daniel Evan Button Papers contain Button’s records of his terms as a U.S. Representative of the 29th Congressional district of New York.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1949-1968
Extent:
3.78  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Ernest I. Hatfield Papers document Hatfield's service in the New York State Senate, where he served from 1948-1964, and the years immediately following. The collection includes correspondence, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, speeches, and bills he introduced.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1939-1966
Extent:
6.25  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Leo W. O' Brien Papers document O'Brien's service in the House of Representative where he served from 1952-1966 on behalf of Albany, NY. The collection includes subject files, correspondence and various communications materials from his Congressional tenure.