Early Legislative files, 1953 - 1970
- 1953 - 1970
Scope and Contents
These early records contain correspondence on legislative issues of general concern to constituents from O'Neill's district. Beginning with the 83rd Congress (1953), O'Neill's first term as a congressman, the material traces critical issues of the time from atomic energy to water fluoridation. Included are acknowledgements and background material. Arranged alphabetically by subject within each congress, it is possible to trace an issue over several years.
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research. Selected items are closed due to fragility; a microfilm access copy is available. Audiovisual recordings in this collection have been migrated from source media; digital use copies can only be accessed onsite in the Burns Library Reading Room.
18.25 Linear Feet (46 containers)
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
- From the Collection: O'Neill, Tip (Person)
Part of the John J. Burns Library Repository
John J. Burns Library
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