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United States. Congress. Senate


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Bernie Joe "Tex" Burkett collection related to Watergate

Identifier: MSS 0843

Bernie Joe (BJ) “Tex” Burkett (1924-2010), was a Republican political operative and public relations professional. The Bernie Joe "Tex" Burkett collection related to Watergate include a copy of the articles of impeachment proposed by Rep. Harold Donohue (D-MA), as well as background and briefing materials for Senator William Roth (R-DE), preparing the senator for the possible impeachment trial of President Richard M. Nixon.

Dates: 1974

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

Bill Frank - John J. Williams research files

Identifier: MSS 0098-F0209

Clippings, articles, press releases, photographs, and other ephemera concerning the career of U.S. Senator John J. Williams, apparently gathered by Delaware journalist Bill Frank.

Dates: 1949-1971

Senator J. Allen Frear, Jr. papers

Identifier: MSS 0315
Abstract J. Allen Frear, Jr. (1903-1993) was a politician from Dover, Delaware (Kent County). A member of the Democratic Party, Frear served two terms as U.S. Senator from Delaware. The Senator J. Allen Frear, Jr. papers are primarily those of his congressional career, when he represented Delaware in the U.S. Senate from 1949 to 1960, though the collection also includes personal material from pre- and post-Congressional periods. The collection dates from 1917 to 1963, with bulk of the material dating...
Dates: 1917-1963; Majority of material found within 1949-1961

George Gray papers

Identifier: MSS 0167
Abstract George Gray (1840-1925) was a politician and judge from New Castle, Delaware. A member of the Democratic party, he served as a United States Senator from Delaware from 1885-1899. He was later appointed to the U.S. Circuit Court, Third District from 1899-1914, and served as a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague. Records in this collection include correspondence and legal papers, primarily documenting his career as a judge and arbiter. An index of papers in the collection...
Dates: approximately 1871-1925

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

Willard Saulsbury, Jr., papers

 Collection — Box Duplicates
Identifier: MSS 0331
Abstract Willard Saulsbury, Jr. (1861-1927), was a prominent Delaware lawyer and a member of a a leading Delaware political family, serving in the United States Senate from 1913-1919 as as President Pro Tempore of the Senate from 1916 to 1919. The bulk of the Willard Saulsbury, Jr., papers belong to Saulsbury himself, dating from 1908-1926 when Saulsbury was at his political and business peak. The collection, consisting of papers, photographs, maps, and political realia, also includes papers and...
Dates: 1716-1930; Majority of material found within 1908-1926

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

Senator John J. Williams papers

Identifier: MSS 0127

The papers of Senator John J. Williams span the dates 1946-1988, with the bulk of the collection representing the years of his career in the U.S. Senate, 1947-1970.

Dates: 1946-1988; Majority of material found within 1947-1970

Additional filters:

Correspondence 4
Delaware--Politics and government--1951- 4
Photographs 4
United States--Politics and government--20th century 4
Delaware 3
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Delaware--Politics and government--1865-1950 3
Political campaigns 3
Senators 3
United States--Politics and government 3
Audiovisual materials 2
Clippings (information artifacts) 2
Delaware--History--20th century 2
Delaware--Politics and government 2
Ephemera (general) 2
Kent County (Del.) 2
Legal documents 2
Local elections--Delaware 2
Memorandums 2
Personal papers 2
Politicians 2
Advertising, Political--United States 1
Audio cassette 1
Blogs 1
Books 1
Brochures 1
Business and politics 1
Business enterprises--United States--History--20th century 1
Business records 1
Buttons (information artifacts) 1
Campaign paraphernalia 1
Campaign songs--United States 1
Canada 1
Clippings files 1
Computer network resources 1
Delaware--History--19th century 1
Dominican Republic 1
Elections 1
Environmentalism 1
Facebook (Electronic resource) 1
Fenwick Island (Del.) 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Government records 1
Governors--Election 1
Great Britain 1
Impeachments--United States 1
Interviews 1
Judges 1
Judicial review--United States 1
Legislation 1
Legislators 1
Legislators--United States--Biography 1
Maps (documents) 1
Mayors--Election 1
Members of the House of Representatives 1
New Castle County (Del.) 1
Newark (Del.) 1
Phonograph records 1
Political radio commercials 1
Printed ephemera 1
Public affairs radio programs 1
Public policy 1
Realia 1
Reports 1
Research (document genres) 1
Scrapbooks 1
Separation of powers--United States 1
Social media 1
Sound recordings 1
Speeches (documents) 1
Sussex County (Del.) 1
Tape reels 1
The Delawarean 1
Transcripts 1
Trials (Impeachment)--United States 1
Twitter 1
United States--Politics and government--19th century 1
Watergate Affair, 1972-1974 1
Web sites 1
Wilmington (Del.) 1
Women legislators--United States 1
YouTube (Electronic resource) 1
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