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Delaware. General Assembly


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Thurman Adams, Jr., papers

Identifier: MSS 0619

Democratic Senator Thurman Adams, Jr., (1928-2009) was the longest-serving senator in the history of the Delaware General Assembly. Adams was also the president of T.G. Adams & Sons, Inc., an agricultural feed and grain business in Bridgeville, Delaware. The Thurman Adams, Jr., papers chronicle the personal and professional life of the longest-serving senator (a Democrat from the 19th District) in the history of the Delaware General Assembly.

Dates: 1939-2012; Majority of material found within 1960-2009

Victor F. Battaglia, Sr., papers

Identifier: MSS 0654
Abstract Victor F. Battaglia, Sr. is a Wilmington attorney specializing in general litigation, civil and criminal law, hospital litigation, legal and medical malpractice and discipline, and estate planning and probate law. The Victor F. Battaglia, Sr., papers, spanning from 1981-2012, contains correspondence, reports, notes, legal documents, board and committee meeting minutes, articles, speeches, prepared remarks and lecture notes documenting his professional activity, public activity, and...
Dates: 1981-2012; Majority of material found within 1994-2008

Delaware ephemera collection related to politics, policy, and government

Identifier: MSS 0733

This Delaware ephemera collection is a vertical file of fliers, clippings, artifacts, and other ephemeral materials pertaining to local and federal election campaigns, environmental groups, grassroots organizations, and political groups.

Dates: 1936-2023; Majority of material found within 1970-2021

Jerome O. Herlihy political campaign ephemera collection

Identifier: MSS 0896

Delaware native and former Delaware Superior Court Judge Jerome O. Herlihy maintained an active connection to national and local politics throughout his life. The Jerome O. Herlihy political campaign ephemera collection spans over a century of United States and Delaware politics, and includes campaign buttons and pins, bumper stickers, a wide array of political artifacts, and paper ephemera.

Dates: 1876-2018

Jack Jurden political and editorial cartoons

Identifier: GRA 0134

Jack Jurden was a political and editorial cartoonist who drew national and local politicians over his six-decade long career (1960s-2010s) in Wilmington, Delaware. The Jack Jurden political and editorial cartoon collection contains Jurden's reference files, practice drawings, drafts and completed cartoons.

Dates: circa 1960-2012

James P. Neal papers

Identifier: MSS 0988

James P. Neal is an engineer and Delaware public servant, serving on the Newark City Council (1973-1978), and the Delaware General Assembly (1979-1994). The James P. Neal papers document Neal's public service on the Newark City Council and the Delaware General Assembly, in both the House and the Senate, as well as materials related to urban planning in Newark, DE and New Castle County, Delaware.

Dates: 1968-2006

William Satterfield collection of Delaware political radio commercials and interviews

Identifier: MSS 0877

William Satterfield, a native of Dover, Delaware, served as a news reporter and news director of WKEN (AM 1600) between 1975 and 1984. The William Satterfield collection of Delaware political radio commercials and interviews contains approximately 485 unique recordings, documenting the political discourse of the First State in the 1970s and 1980s.

Dates: 1970-1986; Majority of material found within 1972, 1980-1984

University of Delaware Library collection of Delaware politics, policy, and government websites

Identifier: MSS 0744
Abstract This collection broadly documents online sources related to Delaware policy, politics and government, including websites and social media sites of current and former members of Congress; Delaware political parties; Delaware individuals who represent leadership in diplomatic or political arenas, domestic or foreign, at the local, state, and national levels; institutions, organizations, or groups concerned with public policy or civic affairs in Delaware; and Delaware political campaign...
Dates: 2015-2020

Robert J. Voshell collection of Delaware political ephemera scrapbooks

Identifier: MSS 0093-Item 0119

Delaware native Robert J. Voshell spent his career working for the Delaware Department of Motor Vehicles and served as a State Senator representing the Milford area from 1993-1998. The Robert J. Voshell collection of Delaware political ephemera scrapbooks contains 17 volumes and 2 albums of flyers, clippings, bumper stickers, newsletters, brochures, posters and other ephemeral material pertaining to local, state and federal elections, Delaware government and politics.

Dates: 1925-2004; Majority of material found within 1968-2000

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Delaware--Politics and government--1951- 6
Political campaigns 4
Printed ephemera 4
United States--Politics and government 4
Campaign paraphernalia 3
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Delaware 3
Advertising, Political--United States 2
Buttons (information artifacts) 2
Clippings (information artifacts) 2
Elections 2
Fliers (printed matter) 2
Kent County (Del.) 2
Local elections--Delaware 2
Newark (Del.) 2
Political cartoons 2
Political posters 2
Politicians 2
Realia 2
Administrative records 1
Advertisements 1
Agriculture--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Agriculture--Delaware--History--21st century 1
Arbitration and award 1
Articles 1
Audio cassette 1
Awards 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Blogs 1
Bridgeville (Del.) 1
Brochures 1
Bumper stickers 1
Campaign songs--United States 1
Cartoonists 1
City planning--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Color photographs 1
Commercial correspondence 1
Computer network resources 1
Correspondence 1
Delaware--Politics and government 1
Delaware--Politics and government--20th century 1
Delaware--Politics and government--21st century 1
Editorial cartoons 1
Environmentalism 1
Ephemera (general) 1
Facebook (Electronic resource) 1
Financial records 1
Freemasons--20th century 1
Freemasons--21st century 1
Governors--Election 1
Health services administration--Law and legislation 1
Insurance law 1
Interviews 1
Invitations 1
Lecture notes 1
Legal correspondence 1
Legal documents 1
Legal ethics 1
Legislators 1
Malpractice 1
Maps (documents) 1
Maryland 1
Mayors--Election 1
Members of the House of Representatives 1
Minutes (administrative records) 1
New Castle (Del.) 1
New Castle County (Del.) 1
News journal (Wilmington, Del.) 1
Newspapers 1
Personal correspondence 1
Phonograph records 1
Physicians--Malpractice 1
Political buttons 1
Political campaigns--United States--History--20th century 1
Political radio commercials 1
Politics, Practical--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Politics, Practical--United States 1
Postcards--Delaware 1
Prison administration--United States 1
Prison sentences--United States 1
Prisoners--Civil rights 1
Prisons--Law and legislation--United States 1
Public affairs radio programs 1
Public policy 1
Scrapbooks 1
Senators 1
Sentences (Criminal procedure) 1
Social media 1
Sound recordings 1
Sussex County (Del.) 1
Tape reels 1
Twitter 1
United States--Politics and government--20th century 1
United States--Politics and government--Caricatures and cartoons 1
Urban transportation--United States--Planning 1
Web sites 1
Wilmington (Del.) 1
Women legislators--United States 1
YouTube (Electronic resource) 1
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