New Haven Museum & Historical Society Library
Minutes, constitution, annual reports, and newsletters (incomplete file) and numerous publications of the New Haven, state, and national leagues
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Papers, including campaign materials relating to the William Workman for U.S. Senate, Arthur Ravenel for governor, and the 1964, 1968, and 1972 presidential campaigns. Includes unpublished history of the South Carolina Republican Party during the 1960s, In GOP We Trust. Other persons represented include Harry S. Dent, J. Drake Edens, William H. Hunter, Ronald Reagan, and Strom Thrumond
Westfield Athenaeum
Consists of early correspondence, newspaper articles discussing Ely's political career, some family and political photographs, and his book "American Dream.".
Sheldon Museum Research Center
Copies of documents from the Vermont Field Office of the Nature Conservancy, from the Town of Ferrisburgh Selectmen, and of articles and editorials from the Burlington Free Press and Addison Independent; together with letters from members of the Vermont legislature to Teetor regarding the purchase of land on Lake Champlain in Ferrisburgh, Vt
Evanston Historical Society
Material relating to MacDougall's professional life as a journalist, educator, and political activist including correspondence relating to his editorials on prohibition, insurance, race relations, and other topics, a large collection of campaign correspondence and other material (1947-1978) relating to his unsuccessful bids for office and campaigning with the Democratic and Progressive parties and his work with political organizations; together with copies of his editorial page (1934-1937), newspaper clippings, and MacDougall's entry for the 1936 Pulitzer Prize in editorial writing
Library of Congress,-- Manuscript Division
Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, proceedings, speeches, reports, project studies, subject files, biographical material, financial records, newspapers clippings, printed material, and other records, concerning the League's activities at the national, state, and local levels. Includes material documenting the organization's lobbying efforts, national conventions and council meetings, and projects of the League of Women Voters Education Fund. Topics include child labor and welfare, citizen participation, civil rights, civil service, consumer issues, education, election law, environment, ERAmerica and ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, federal-state relations, health, housing, immigration, international relations and trade, labor, national security, patriotism, needs and rights of the poor, race relations, the suffrage movement, United Nations, voter education, welfare, and women's legal status and rights
Chicago History Museum-- Research Center
Chiefly papers generated during Despres's 20 years as alderman of Chicago's Fifth Ward and pertaining to his political and social interests in representing the Hyde Park neighborhood, as well as some material reflecting his career as a lawyer. Includes extensive aldermanic records composed of correspondence, microfilm copies of clippings, telephone request and complaint cards revealing concerns of his constituents, and subject files; together with records of Fifth Ward Citizens' Committee, a civic organization which supported Alderman Despres and worked for his reelections, and papers from his legal career, pertaining to such issues as his work with American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois and Nathan Leopold's invasion of privacy suit against Meyer Levin. Topics include city finances and planning, discrimination in housing and employment, pollution and environmental control, public education, crime, urban renewal, and zoning
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Correspondence, research notes, transcripts of interviews, drafts, reports, and pamphlets, relating to Nelson's sociological study of the black community in Gary, Ind., including material relating to black politics and city government
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Correspondence, audio tapes, financial records, directories and lists of constituents, contributors, and volunteers, campaign materials, press releases, applications, invitations, legislative files, and other items, relating to Young, his campaigns in 1972, 1974, 1976, and 1980 for the U.S. House of Representatives, and 1978 for governor of South Carolina; his legislative term in the House (1973-1974), including committee activities; South Carolina Republican Party, and agriculture in South Carolina and the U.S.; together with correspondence and family farm records of Young and his father, Fred Hart Young, concerning tobacco, cotton, cattle breeding, Jersey dairy cows, and the dairy industry. Persons represented include John B. Connally, Robert J. Dole, John W. Jenrette, Ronald Reagan, and Strom Thurmond
Seattle Municipal Archives
This series contains the proceedings of public hearings of the City Planning Commission. Commission hearings were organized by type of application and often were a series of meetings held one after the other. For example, on July 13, 1972, the Commission held a hearing to consider a residential planned unit development application, followed by a meeting to consider possible amendments to the Zoning Ordinance, followed by a third meeting to consider modification of the comprehensive plan. Other types of issues considered at public hearings were subdivision applications, rezone petitions, conditional use applications, and consideration of modifications to historic district ordinances. The Commission often held joint meetings or public hearing with the City Council's Planning Committee; these minutes are included. The minutes contain detailed description and discussion of the issues before the Commission, including testimony by supporters and opponents, and actions taken by the Commission


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