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Brock Adams papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Washington State attorney, congressman, and senator
 
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Homer Angell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Homer Angell was an attorney, served in the Oregon house and senate, and served in the US Congress as a Republican Congressman from Oregon's Third District. The collection contains administrative files, departmental files, legislative files, bill files, speech files, and correspondence that includes over 7,000 letters.
 
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Robert F. Bennett papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Robert F. Bennett papers consist of files relating to Bennett’s time as a United States Senator. The files are from his Washington D.C. office. An in-depth finding aid provided by the staff of Senator Bennett's office is available online and in box 1.
 
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Wallace F. Bennett papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Wallace F. Bennett papers (1946-1978) hold documents from the four terms this conservative politician and businessman who served as a U. S. Senator from Utah. Included are business papers relating to the Senator's interests in Bennett Motor, Bennett Glass and Paint, Bennett Leasing, and various investments; family correspondence; correspondence with friends, associates and constituents, such as George Romney, Ezra Taft Benson, J. Willard Marriott, and Ernest L. Wilkinson; and political correspondence that includes interesting items about Utah Governor J. Bracken Lee and Utah Congressman Douglas Stringfellow. Also present are three of Bennett's books, which provide information on his beliefs, the Bennett family, his business interests, and his life in Washington: Faith and Freedom (1950), Why I Am A Mormon (1958), and John F. Bennett: Businessman--Benefactor (1980).
 
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Wallace F. Bennett photograph collection

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Wallace F. Bennett photograph collection contains portraits of Mr. Bennett, family snapshots, business associates, and Mr. Bennett as senator.
 
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Homer T. Bone papers

Repository:University of Puget Sound, Archives & Special Collections
Summary:This collection documents Homer T. Bone's political career, his role in the development of public electrical power in the Pacific Northwest, and regional politics.
 
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Homer Truett Bone papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers documenting Homer T. Bone's U.S. Senate activities, principally his efforts to insure merchant mariners and his role in the public power debate in Washington State.
 
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William Edgar Borah Scrapbooks

Repository:University of Idaho Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and some letters about Senator Borah; also photographs of Borah and recordings of four of his speeches.
 
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Jonathan Bourne papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jonathan Bourne was a politician in Oregon at the turn of the twentieth century. In 1885 and 1897, he was a member of the Oregon House of Representatives, and was elected U. S. Senator in 1906. Considered a progressive, Bourne was a founder and president of the National Progressive Republican League in 1911 and organized the Republican Publicity Association in 1912. Most of the collection consists of U. S. Senate correspondence and case files. The Senate case files relate to topics which arose during Bourne's term of office, ranging from problems with the apple crop, through management of Indian affairs and reservations, to construction of public buildings, bridges and other projects in Oregon. There are folders on such issues as child labor, conservation, Chinese exclusion, and land law.
 
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John Coffee Papers

Repository:University of Puget Sound, Archives & Special Collections
Summary:Tacoma resident John Main Coffee (1897-1983) was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Washington State, 1937-1946. The collection contains papers, correspondence, speeches, photographs, campaign literature, clippings, press releases and scrapbooks.
 
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Robert Blackford Duncan papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Duncan (1920-2011) served in the merchant marine and the Naval Air force, became a lawyer, and served in the Oregon State legislature and the US House of Representatives. The collection contains office and legislative files, correspondence, subject and research files, committee files, film and tape recordings, and campaign files.
 
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Edwin Russell Durno papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edwin R. Durno (1899-1976), from Linn County, Oregon, was a physician who served in the Oregon State Senate and the U.S. Congress. The collection includes legislative and bill files, Oregon subject files and project files.
 
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Mathew "Harris" Ellsworth papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The collection comprises the congressional files of Mathew "Harris" Ellsworth, U.S. Representative of the Oregon Fourth District.
 
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Jesse Jewell Gard papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jesse Jewell Gard (1902-1967) was educated in banking at Rutgers University, worked for various banks in Oregon and was an active member of the Republican Party, serving on the Republican National Committee for many years. The collection contains political files, business and professional records, civic files, personal correspondence, and memorabilia.
 
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Melvin Clarke George papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Melvin Clark George (1849-1933) was an Oregon pioneer, lawyer, state senator and U.S. Representative. The collection contains addresses (speeches), essays and letters to newspapers, manuscripts, legal documents, newspapers, artwork and scrapbooks.
 
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Oral history interview with Edith Green

Repository:Oregon Historical Society Research Library
Summary:Oral history interview with Edith Green conducted by Cynthia Harrison on December 18, 1978. Green represented Oregon's 3rd District in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1955 to 1974.
 
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Binger Hermann papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Binger Hermann (1843-1926) was a Roseburg attorney and politician who represented Oregon in the U.S. House of Representatives for sixteen years, and served as commissioner of the General Land Office (GLO) under presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt. The collection (1888-1920) contains Hermann's personal and professional papers.
 
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Kenneth L. Holmes correspondence and subject files

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Kenneth L. Holmes was a reverend, a McMinnville, Oregon newspaper editor, and a History professor at Linfield College. The collection (1952-1968) contains correspondence, including letters from Oregon politicians, and also a 33 1/2 rpm flexidisc recording of an interview with Wayne Morse regarding Vietnam.
 
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Nan Wood Honeyman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Nan Wood Honeyman was Democratic Representative from Oregon, 3rd District, 1937-1939. The collection consists of letters concerning her political campaigns, the improvement of the Sandy River, and other district improvement projects. There are two personal notes from Eleanor Roosevelt.
 
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Henry M. Jackson papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers, photographs, and other media materials of a Democratic Congressman and Senator from Washington State.
 
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Harry Lane papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society Research Library
Summary:Papers relating to Harry Lane, Mayor of Portland, Oregon, and U.S. Senator from Oregon. Includes a small amount of original correspondence from and to Lane; drafts and research materials for a biography by the Federal Writers' Project, circa 1940; news clippings about Lane; and writings and notes by Lane's daughter Nina Lane McBride.
 
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Sherman P. Lloyd papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Sherman P. Lloyd papers are comprised of items relating to the congressman's work in the eighty-eighth, ninetieth, ninety-first, and ninety-second congresses. The collection is organized in four sections, with each containing materials compiled during one of Lloyd's congressional terms. The collection also includes scrapbooks, journals and an oral history of Lloyd and his family.
 
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Dan Marriott papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Dan Marriott papers (1975-1984) contains congressional papers including correspondence, case files, bills, files, speeches, and press releases. Dan Marriott served as U.S. Representative from Utah's Second Congressional District, 1976-1984.
 
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Charles Linza McNary papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Linza McNary (1874-1944) was a Republican Senator from Oregon and served as an Oregon Supreme Court associate justice. The collection contains records from McNary's years as Senator that deal with Oregon concerns including correspondence, bills, briefs, and research material about internal improvements, such as rivers and harbors, bridges, state parks railroads, roads, and airports, as well as agriculture, trade, veteran hospitals and a few personal materials and photographs.
 
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Lee Metcalf Papers

Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary: Lee Metcalf (1911-1978) served as U.S. Congressman from Montana from 1952 to 1961 and as U.S. Senator from 1961 until his death in 1978. The papers reflect Metcalf's wide range of interests, but especially reflect his involvement in public utilities regulation and protection of the natural environment. Over half of the collection consists of general correspondence (1951-1978) arranged alphabetically by subject and government agency. Name index card files of correspondents are available, one of which is organized alphabetically, another is arranged by location in Montana. Additionally in the collection are series for bills, printed materials, campaign materials, speeches and writings, voting records, and clippings. The Vic Reinemer Subgroup consists of general correspondence, outgoing correspondence, and subject files generated by Reinemer in his capacity as Metcalf's executive secretary and as staff director of the Senate Subcommittee on Banking, Management, and Expenditures.
 
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Lee Metcalf Photograph Collection

Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary:Lee W. Metcalf (1911-1978) served as a Montana state congressman, state assistant attorney general, World War II soldier and military prosecutor, and a Montana Supreme Court Associate Justice between 1937 and 1952. From 1952 to 1961, he held Montana’s First District U.S. Representatives seat. In 1961, he became a U.S. Senator, serving until his death on January 12, 1978. The photographs in this collection depict all aspects of Metcalf’s life and service in public office, including images of his time in various Montana government offices, as a U.S. Congressman, and as a U.S. Senator. Images from Metcalf’s personal life are included, showing Metcalf’s ancestors from Maine and Massachusetts; his early life and school days; his wife Donna and their son Jerry; Metcalf’s parents and their family; and scenes from his regular life outside of public office. The bulk of the collection is focused on the later part of his term as a U.S. Congressman, through his many years in the U.S. Senate, from 1958 to 1977. Originally housed within Metcalf’s congressional offices, many of these images were used by Metcalf and his office staff from 1953 to 1978 for various publications, television and film recordings, congressional hearing exhibits, newspaper articles, and election and publicity materials.
 
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Mike Mansfield Non-Constituent Correspondence Collection

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Francis Valeo was Senator Mike Mansfield's administrative assistant, and later Secretary to the Majority and Secretary of the U.S. Senate. The collection contains a sample maintained by Valeo of non-constituent correspondence sent to Mansfield concerning national defense and the Vietnam Conflict.
 
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David S. Monson papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The David S. Monson papers (1984-1986) consist of the office and constituent files, bills, correspondence, and subject files of David Monson, a former U.S. congressman from Utah.
 
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Mary Phelps Montgomery letter to Walter F. Burrell

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John H. Mitchell (1835-1905) represented Oregon in the U.S. Senate, as a Republican, and he was also indicted in a land fraud scandal. The collection contains a letter dated January 18, 1905 from Mary Phelps Montgomery of Washington, D.C, to Walter F. Burrell of Portland, Oregon regarding Mitchell's indictment.
 
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Wayne L. Morse papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Wayne Lyman Morse (1900-1974) was a United States Senator from 1945-1969. He was a member of the Labor and Welfare Committee, Armed Services Committee, and Foreign Relations Committee and served as a delegate to the United Nations. The collection contains senatorial papers, 1944-1968, research material, arbitration decisions, speeches, financial material, mementos and personal and general correspondence.
 
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James Wheaton Mott papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James Wheaton Mott became a lawyer and served in the Oregon House of Representatives (1922-1928; 1930-1932) and the U.S. Congress (1933-1945). The collection contains state and U.S congressional files that include correspondence and bills, as well as speeches, campaign material, files on Tongue Point Naval Air Base, photographs, and scrapbooks, 1918-1945.
 
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Oral history interview with Maurine B. Neuberger

Repository:Oregon Historical Society Research Library
Summary:Oral history interview with Maurine B. Neuberger conducted by Clark Hansen from August 26 to December 12, 1991, as part of the Oregon Legislature Oral History Series. Neuberger served in the Oregon House of Representatives from 1951 to 1955 and in the U.S. Senate from 1960 to 1964.
 
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Maurine Neuberger papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Maurine Neuberger (1907-2000) was an Oregon politician who served as United States senator to the State of Oregon from 1960 to 1967. The collection consists of office files from Neuberger's term in the United States Senate.
 
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Oral history interview with Maurine Neuberger

Repository:Oregon Historical Society Research Library
Summary:Oral history interview with Maurine Neuberger conducted by Cynthia Harrison on December 15, 1978. Neuberger served in the Oregon House of Representatives from 1951 to 1955 and in the U.S. Senate from 1960 to 1964.
 
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Oral history interview with Bob Packwood

Repository:Oregon Historical Society Research Library
Summary:Oral history interview with Bob Packwood conducted by Clark Hansen from January 26, 1996, to August 20, 2003, as part of the Oregon Legislature Oral History Series. Packwood was a U.S. senator from Oregon from 1969 to 1995. Packwood resigned from his seat after the Senate Ethics Committee recommended his expulsion following an investigation of allegations that he committed sexual misconduct.
 
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Walter M. Pierce papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection consists of correspondence, speeches, reports, photographs and material covering U.S. and Northwest history and politics. A major portion details Pierce's involvement with New Deal programs. The papers deal with agriculture, irrigation and land reclamation, public ownership, forest management, and the development of hydroelectric power. There are substantial files on the Civilian Conservation Corps, Public Works Administration and Works Progress Administration, files on significant government issues and minority groups. The subject files contain pamphlets and material on pertinent topics, speech files, bills introduced by Pierce, a newspaper clippings file, personal and estate papers, and drafts of Pierce's memoirs.
 
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Reed Smoot papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Reed Smoot papers (1909-1986) consist of copies of Smoot's journal as well as articles concerning his life and politics. Reed Smoot (1862-1941) was an Apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a United States Senator from Utah. He filled both positions simulatneously. Boxes 1-8 cannot be photocopied.
 
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Frederick Steiwer papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frederick Steiwer (1883-1939) became a lawyer who served as Oregon district attorney 1912-1916, was elected to the State Senate, served in WWI, and was elected to the U.S. Senate (1926-1938). The collection contains political campaign records, army records, correspondence and clippings, 1911-1933.
 
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Al Swift interview

Repository:Western Washington University, Center for Pacific Northwest Studies
Summary:The collection comprises an August 28, 2003 interview conducted by Midori Okazaki with Congressman Al Swift.
 
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Albert Conrad Ullman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Al Ullman, Democrat of Baker, Oregon, represented Oregon’s second district in the U. S. House of Representatives from 1957 to 1981. Most of his efforts focused on the development of Oregon’s water resources and the improved management of public lands and national forests. In the 1970s, he worked on tax reform, welfare reform, and national health insurance. The collection consists of correspondence, reports, legislation, published material providing background information on the issues, and other files accumulated during his twenty-four years in the U. S. House of Representatives. The collection covers all the issues which concerned Ullman and his constituents between 1957 and 1981.
 
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Jolene Unsoeld Papers

Repository:The Evergreen State College, Malcolm Stilson Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The Jolene Unsoeld Papers document the public service career of Jolene Unsoeld from 1970 to 2003. This collection documents her work as a Washington State Representative and United States Congresswomen as well as her time as an unpaid advocate and lobbyist before and after her civic positions. During her career she focused on environmental advocacy and open government.
 
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Burton Kendall Wheeler papers

Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary: Burton K. Wheeler (1882-1975) was U.S. Senator from Montana from 1923 to 1946. Papers include biographical materials; general correspondence (1910-1972, but primarily 1939-1940); campaign materials (1924-1946); speeches (1923-1959); clippings (1916-1971); transcripts of interviews; drafts of his autobiography; a childhood reminiscence; writings; press releases; printed material of the Senate Interstate Commerce Committee investigation (1936-1942) of the nation's railroads; etc. Subject matter is concentrated on foreign neutrality policy, President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Supreme Court reorganization plan, and monetary policy.
 
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George Henry Williams address

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:George Henry Williams (1823-1910) was an Oregon politician, serving as the chief justice of the Territory of Oregon, as a Republican representing Oregon in the U.S. Senate, as Attorney General of the United States, and as Mayor of Portland. The collection contains an address by Williams delivered at the Marquam Grand Theater in Portland, Oregon on May 16, 1896.

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