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Series I. Republican Party Activity, 1960-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Series I contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, press releases, reports, and other materials pertaining to Elsie Hillman’s activity in the Republican Party. This includes her time as Republican National Committeewoman, her activities at the Republican National Conventions from 1964 -2000, her involvement with the Pennsylvania Republican State Committee, and her political involvement at the local level. Additionally there are records relating to affiliated Republican organizations, the Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women, The Republican Leadership Council, and Hillman’s own PAC, the Republican Future Fund.

Subseries 1. Republican National Committee, 1975-2001

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains correspondence, subject files, newspaper clippings, reports, and other records pertaining to Elsie Hillman’s activities with the Republican National Committee. Appointed in 1975, Hillman served as Republican National Committeewoman for Pennsylvania until 1996. During this time she was involved in multiple initiatives within the party including being a member of both the Standing Committee on Rules and the Subcommittee for Minority and Ethnic Participation. In addition to files detailing her activities within the Republican Party, there are a number of records which cover a particular topic of importance or interest as well as her retirement as Republican National Committeewoman in 1996.

Section: Correspondence, 1975-2001


Box 1
Folder 1 1975-1980
Folder 2-3 1992
Folder 4-5 1993
Folder 6 1994
Folder 7 2001

Section: Subject Files, 1971-1996

Folder 8 18th National Republican Women's Convention Conference, Correspondence, 1972
Folder 9 18th National Republican Women's Convention, Memoranda and Guest Lists, 1972
Folder 10 18th National Republican Women's Convention, Press Releases and Mailings, 1972
Folder 11 18th National Republican Women's Convention, Related Conference Materials, 1972
Folder 12 Appointment to National Committee, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1975
Folder 13 Appointment to National Committee, Newspaper Clippings, 1975
Folder 14 Atwater, Lee, 1989-1991
Folder 15 Baker, Howard, 1977
Folder 16 Baker, Jim, 1978
Folder 17 Ban on Gays in the Military, 1993
Folder 18 Budget and State Election Reports, 1995
Folder 19 Crisp, Mary, 1977-1978
Folder 20-22 Demographic Shift Research, 1984-1998

Box 2
Folder 1 Directory of National, State, and Local Personnel, c. 1988-1992
Folder 2-5 Election '88 Kick-Off, Event Binder Materials, 1988
Folder 6 Election '88 Kick-Off, Voter Incentive Project, 1988
Folder 7 Election Reform, Meeting Minutes and Reports, 1981-1982
Folder 8 Electoral Gains and Losses, 1972
Folder 9 Equal Rights Amendment Boycott, Newspaper Clipping, 1978
Folder 10 Fact Sheet, Women in the Republican Party, 1977
Folder 11 Flat Tax Reform, 1984
Folder 12 Fundraising Group List, c.1970s
Folder 13 Gerrymandering, 1986
Folder 14 GOP Development, Newspaper Clippings, Newsletters, and Magazine Articles, 1976-1988
Folder 15 Halloween Love Project, 1985
Folder 16 Highlights of the Reagan Administration, Briefing Book, 1983

Box 3
Folder 1 International Coalitions, 1982
Folder 2 Jesse Jackson and PUSH, 1978
Folder 3 Laxalt, Paul, 1984-1986
Folder 4 Lincoln Day Packet, 1977
Folder 5 Lincoln Day, Notes, c. 1970s
Folder 6 Lott, Trent, 1998
Folder 7 Memoranda, 1976
Folder 8 Memoranda, 1986-1988
Folder 9 Moderate Republicans, Magazine Articles, 1983-1984
Folder 10 National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Pittsburgh AIDS Clinical Trials Unit, 1992
Folder 11 Newspaper Clipping on Placement on Ballot for National Committee, 1992
Folder 12 North American Free Trade Act, 1993-1994
Folder 13 Notes, On Women Candidates, 1994
Folder 14 Operation Open Door, Press and Memoranda, 1985
Folder 15 Panama Canal, Memorandum on Panama Canal Resolution, 1977
Folder 16 Panama Canal, Newspaper Article Packets, 1977-1978
Folder 17 Panama Canal, Newspaper and Magazine Clippings, 1977-1978
Folder 18 Panama Canal, Reports, Research, and Related texts, 1977
Folder 19 Panama Canal, Republican Mailings and Writings, 1976-1977
Folder 20 Political Action Committees and Campaign Finance Reform, 1983-1984
Folder 21 Reagan, Maureen, 1980-1984
Folder 22 Republican Biography of Hillman, 1995
Folder 23 Republican Moderates, Articles and Strategic Goals, 1992-1993
Folder 24 Republican National Committee Advisory Councils Committee Directories, 1979

Box 4
Folder 1 Republican National Committee Northeast Meeting, 1971
Folder 2 Republican National Finance Committee, Invitation to Serve on Women's Committee, 1971
Folder 3 Republican National Leadership Conference, 1972
Folder 4 Republican Party History Pamphlets, 1956-1980s
Folder 5 Republican Party Pamphlets, 1970s-1978
Folder 6 Republican Spirit Booklet, 1988
Folder 7 Republican Women's Leadership Forum, Schedule of Events, c. 1980s
Folder 8 Ripon Society, 1971-1972
Folder 9 Ripon Society, "A Free Zone for the West Bank," 1978
Folder 10 Ripon Society Forum, 1975-1977
Folder 11 Rumsfeld, Donald, 1985-1986
Folder 12 Ryan White Care Act and AIDS Funding, Letters of Support Written to Congress, 1996
Folder 13 Schweiker, Richard, Newsletters and Bulletins, 1971-1975
Folder 14 Schweiker, Richard, Newsletters and Bulletins, 1976-1978
Folder 15 Speech Cards, 1990
Folder 16 Speech notes, On the Republican National Committee, 1982
Folder 17 Tax Law Reform, 1985
Folder 18 Team 100, Issues Survey, 1994
Folder 19 Thousand Points of Light, Conceptual Documents, 1989-1990

Box 5
Folder 1 Thousand Points of Light, Points of Light Booklets, 1990-1991
Folder 2 Thousand Points of Light, Requests for Points of Light Considerations, 1991-1992
Folder 3 Transformation in American politics Study, 1987
Folder 4 Whittlesey, Faith Ryan, 1977-1986
Folder 5 Winter Meeting Materials, 1986
Folder 6 Women Who Win Workshop, Slideshow Script, 1990
Folder 7-8 Women Who Win Workshop, Workshop Guide, 1990

Section: Standing Committee on Rules, 1975-1988

Folder 9 Committee Membership Roster, 1987
Folder 10 Correspondence, 1975
Folder 11 Correspondence, 1976
Folder 12 Draft, Chapter of Book "Party Rules," 1984
Folder 13 Draft, Rule No. 32, 1987
Folder 14 Final Report of the Select Committee on Contests, 1987
Folder 15 Final Report of the Standing Committee on the Rules of the Republican Party, 1988

Box 6
Folder 1 Meeting Minutes and Agendas, 1976
Folder 2 Meeting Minutes and Agendas, 1983-1987
Folder 3 Meeting Minutes and Agendas, 1988
Folder 4 Memoranda, 1976
Folder 5 Memoranda, 1986-1987
Folder 6 Memoranda, 1988
Folder 7 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1976
Folder 8 Notes, 1975-1976
Folder 9 Notes and Articles, 1986
Folder 10 Party Rules and Platform Pamphlets, 1970s-1980s
Folder 11 Press Releases and Pamphlets, 1975-1976
Folder 12 Proposed Rules as Recommended by the Standing Committee, 1981-1984
Folder 13 Remarks and Testimonials, 1976
Folder 14 Rules Committee Resolutions and Drafts, 1975-1976

Section: Subcommittee for Minority and Ethnic Participation, 1981-1988

Folder 15 Black PAC, Letter concerning support for Jesse Helms, 1986
Folder 16 Correspondence, 1985
Folder 17 Correspondence, 1986-1987
Folder 18 Correspondence, 1988
Folder 19 Final Reports of the Subcommittee on Minority and Ethnic Participation, 1986-1988
Folder 20 Freedom Republicans, 1984-1985
Folder 21 Interview Questions, c. 1985-1987
Folder 22 Meeting Minutes and Agendas, 1985

Box 7
Folder 1 Meeting Minutes and Agendas, 1986
Folder 2 Meeting Minutes and Agendas, 1987
Folder 3 Motion by Elsie Hillman to Create an Advisory Committee, c. 1985-1987
Folder 4 National Hispanic Assembly, 1985
Folder 5 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1981-1984
Folder 6 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1985
Folder 7 Newspaper Clippings, Articles, and Research Materials, 1986-1987
Folder 8 Notes, 1985
Folder 9 Polling Data and Minority Subcommittee Questionnaire, 1984
Folder 10 Publication, Black Politics 1980: A Guide to the Republican National Convention, 1980
Folder 11 Publication, Ethnic Voters and National Issues: Coalitions in the 1980s, 1982
Folder 12 Publication, Tax Welfare and Policy Options: Implications for Minorities and the Poor, 1986
Folder 13 Resolution Establishing Subcommittee, 1984
Folder 14 Report on Redistricting, 1985
Folder 15 RNC News Liaison News Summary, 1985
Folder 16 Survey, Joint Center for Political Studies Survey on Black Political Attitudes, 1984-1985

Section: Retirement as Republican National Committeewoman, 1995-1996

Folder 17 Correspondence, A-B, 1996
Folder 18 Correspondence, C-D, 1996
Folder 19 Correspondence, E-G, 1996

Box 8
Folder 1 Correspondence, H-K, 1996
Folder 2 Correspondence, L-O, 1996
Folder 3 Correspondence, P-S, 1996
Folder 4 Correspondence, T-Z, 1996
Folder 5 Correspondence, Unidentified, 1996
Folder 6 Elsie Hillman Breakfast, Attendees List, 1996
Folder 7 Elsie Hillman Breakfast, Breakfast Tickets and Tables Sold Lists, 1996
Folder 8 Elsie Hillman Breakfast, Correspondence and Notes, 1996
Folder 9 Elsie Hillman Breakfast, Host Committee List, 1996
Folder 10 Elsie Hillman Breakfast, Invitation, 1996
Folder 11 Elsie Hillman Breakfast, Program Planning Memoranda, 1996
Folder 12 Elsie Hillman Breakfast, Table Arrangements and Potential Host Committee Members, 1996
Folder 13 Letter announcing decision not to seek another term as RNC Committeewoman, 1996
Folder 14 Letter from Henry Hillman to Family on Elsie's Retirement, 1996
Folder 15 Newspaper Clippings, 1995-1996
Folder 16 Proclamation, from Allegheny County Commissioners, 1996
Folder 17 Proclamation, from Pittsburgh Mayor Tom Murphy, 1996
Folder 18 Proclamation, from Pennsylvania Attorney General Tom Corbett, 1996
Folder 19 Remarks and Poem on Retirement, Made to Republican State Committee, 1996
Folder 20 Resolution, Williamsport Lycoming County Council of Republican Women, 1996
Folder 21 Saluting Elsie Hillman Dinner, 1996

Subseries 2. Republican National Conventions, 1960-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, and other records pertaining to Elsie Hillman’s activities at the Republican National Conventions from 1960-2000. Beginning as a delegate for Bill Scranton Jr. in 1964, she was involved in coordinating delegate efforts throughout subsequent conventions, in addition to serving on multiple committees in various capacities.

Section: 27th Republican National Convention, Chicago, Illinois, 1960


Box 9
Folder 1 Main Floor Ticket
Folder 2 Order of Business
Folder 3 Permanent Roll of Delegates and Alternate Delegates
Folder 4 Tally Sheet

Section: 28th Republican National Convention, San Francisco, California, 1964

Folder 5 Correspondence, Barry Goldwater to Elsie Hillman, May 27, 1964
Folder 6 Correspondence, Barry Goldwater to Elsie Hillman, June 19, 1964
Folder 7 Correspondence, Nelson Rockefeller to Elsie Hillman, May 12, 1964
Folder 8 Correspondence, Mary [Mrs. William W.] Scranton to Elsie Hillman, July 8, 1964
Folder 9 Correspondence, Raymond P. Shafer to Elsie Hillman, July 27, 1964
Folder 10 Correspondence, Craig Truax to Elsie Hillman, July 22, 1964
Folder 11 Dayton Journal Herald, clipping, "Family Get-Together at National Convention." [Mrs. Hillman and siblings]
Folder 12 Fourteenth Congressional District Campaign Committee [for Delegates and Alternates for the Convention]
Folder 13 San Francisco News Call Bulletin, clipping, "Cow Palace Highlights" [Mrs. Hillman as Scranton supporter]
Folder 14 Scranton for President Flyer and Buttons, 1964
Folder 15 WIIC Pittsburgh Channel 11, "Huntley-Brinkley Convention & Election Almanac"

Section: 29th Republican National Convention, Miami Beach, Florida, 1968

Folder 16 Delegate Campaign Brochure, "Elsie Hillman....Vital Republican Leadership"
Folder 17 Delegate Campaign Card, "Elsie Hillman for Delegate"
Folder 18 Delegate Campaign, Clippings, 1967-1968
Folder 19 Delegate Campaign, Correspondence, Robert W. Duggan to Republican County Committee, March 13, 1968
Folder 20 Delegate Campaign, Correspondence, James D. Morton to Republican County Committee, March 14, 1968
Folder 21 Delegate Campaign, Press Release, January 29, 1967
Folder 22 Description of Credentials, 1968
Folder 23 Rules, 1968

Section: 30th Republican National Convention, Miami Beach, Florida, 1972

Folder 24 Apportionment of Delegates
Folder 25 Bartlett, Joe (Candidate, Chief Reading Clerk)
Folder 26 Committee on Arrangements, Correspondence
Folder 27 Committee on Arrangements, Memorandums
Folder 28 Committee on Arrangements, Resolutions
Folder 29 Committee on Arrangements, Roster
Folder 30 Committee on Arrangements, State Assignments
Folder 31 Committee on Arrangements, Timetable Supplement
Folder 32 Committee on Call, Roster
Folder 33 Committee on Contests, Roster
Folder 34 Committee on Rules, Correspondence regarding reform of the Committee on Delegates and Organization
Folder 35 Committee on Rules, Roster
Folder 36 Convention Complex, Floor Plans
Folder 37 Correspondence, Robert B. Friend to Elsie Hillman, regarding candidacy for Delegate, 1972
Folder 38 Correspondence, Thomas P. Johnson to Elsie Hillman, regarding candidacy for Alternate Delegate, 1972
Folder 39 Correspondence, Hugh Scott and Sarah Ann Stauffer, regarding Stanley Miller, 1971
Folder 40 Correspondence, Arlen Specter to Elsie Hillman, regarding Pennsylvania Committee to Re-elect President Nixon [telegram], 1972
Folder 41 Correspondence, Sarah Ann Stauffer and Elsie Hillman, regarding Peter Y. Herchenroether, 1971
Folder 42 Delegate Elections in Allegheny County (Republican and Democratic Parties), Clippings, 1972
Folder 43 Fact Sheet
Folder 44 Joint Center for Political Studies Guide to Black Politics '72
Folder 45 The Miami Herald, clippings regarding Jack Kemp and Richard Nixon, 1972
Folder 46 Milliken, Helen (Mrs. William), Remarks at Women's Political Caucus
Folder 47 Milliken, William (Gov. of Michigan), News Release on "Open Door" Rule
Folder 48 Official Assignment of State Delegation Headquarters Hotels
Folder 49 Order of Business
Folder 50 Process of Delegate Selection
Folder 51 Rules
Folder 52 Subcommittee on Badges and Tickets, Control Sheets for Guest Tickets
Folder 53 Subcommittee on Badges and Tickets, Memorandums
Folder 54 Subcommittee on Badges and Tickets, Resolutions
Folder 55 Subcommittee on Badges and Tickets, Sarah Ann Stauffer's Notes
Folder 56 Subcommittee on Badges and Tickets, Summary of Special Allotment of Tickets
Folder 57 Subcommittee on Badges and Tickets, Ticket Distribution for Pennsylvania
Folder 58 Subcommittee on Badges and Tickets, Women of Achievement Brunch
Folder 59 T&M Press, "Campaign Ideas" catalog, Undated
Folder 60 Telephone Directory and Guide
Folder 61 Temporary Officers
Folder 62 Women's Division, Special Events Calendar
Folder 63 Working Directory (Officers and Committees)

Section: 31st Republican National Convention, Kansas City, Missouri, 1976


Box 10
Folder 1 Apportionment of Delegates
Folder 2 Boyd, McDill - Remarks, 1976
Folder 3 Committee Assignments and Chairmen of Delegations, 1976
Folder 4 Committee on Arrangements, Memoranda to Delegation Chairs, 1976
Folder 5 Committee on Arrangements, Officers and Committee, Roster, 1976
Folder 6 Committee on Arrangements, Resolutions, 1976
Folder 7 Committee on Arrangements, Working Directory, 1976
Folder 8 Committee on Resolutions, 1976
Folder 9 Committee on Rules, Agendas, 1976
Folder 10 Committee on Rules, Hillman Notes, 1976
Folder 11 Committee on Rules, Roster, 1976
Folder 12 Committee on Rules, Seating Arrangement, 1976
Folder 13 Committees of the Convention, 1976
Folder 14 Correspondence, Artisan Editions Limited, 1976
Folder 15 Correspondence, James Baker to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 16 Correspondence, L. Keith Bulen to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 17 Correspondence, Samuel S. Davis to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 18 Correspondence, Gerald R. Ford to Elsie Hillman, June 21, 1976
Folder 19 Correspondence, Gerald R. Ford to Delegates, July 31, 1976
Folder 20 Correspondence, E. Hale to Delegates, 1976
Folder 21 Correspondence, R. L. Herman and Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 22 Correspondence, Hilton Airport Plaza Inn to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 23 Correspondence, Martha Larson to Louise [?], 1976
Folder 24 Correspondence, Earl Lipsky (Squirrel Hill Elderly Service Assoc.) to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 25 Correspondence, Members of Congress to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 26 Correspondence, Bob Mosbacher to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 27 Correspondence, Corwin M. Nixon and Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 28 Correspondence, Robert Parker (Time) to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 29 Correspondence, Pennsylvania Delegation to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 30 Correspondence, Elly Peterson and Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 31 Correspondence, Robert D. Ray (Gov. of Iowa) to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 32 Correspondence, Robert C. Robb, Jr. to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 33 Correspondence, Andrew R. Supplee to Elsie Hillman, 1976
Folder 34 Correspondence, "Thank You's," 1976
Folder 35 Data Planner, 1976
Folder 36 Fact Sheet, 1976
Folder 37 Heinz II, H. J. (II), Reception, 1976
Folder 38 Herman Hermits, 1976
Folder 39 Hillman Daily Schedule and Event invitations, 1976
Folder 40 Hillman Luncheon with Robert Mosbacher, 1976
Folder 41 Hillman Notes, 1976
Folder 42 International Economic Development Service Inc., mailgram, 1976
Folder 43 Invitations, 1976
Folder 44 Leadership Meeting, Agenda, 1976
Folder 45 Michigan Republican State Committee, Ford Whips, 1976
Folder 46 Newspaper Clippings, 1976
Folder 47 Official Report of the Proceedings
Folder 48 Order of Business, 1976
Folder 49 Pennsylvania Delegates-At-Large, Roster
Folder 50 Pennsylvania Delegates, Status Report, 1976
Folder 51 Pennsylvania Delegation, Auto Rentals
Folder 52 Pennsylvania Delegation, Fact Sheet, 1976
Folder 53 Pennsylvania Delegation, Guest Tickets
Folder 54 Pennsylvania Delegation, Elsie Hillman, notes
Folder 55 Pennsylvania Delegation, Memorandums, 1976

Box 11
Folder 1 Pennsylvania Delegation, Organizational Meeting, 1976
Folder 2 Pennsylvania Delegation, Pages, Aides and Alternate Aides, 1976
Folder 3 Pennsylvania Delegation, Roster, 1976
Folder 4 Pennsylvania Delegation, Special Events, 1976
Folder 5 Pennsylvania Delegation, Support for Rule 16 & Rule 18, 1976
Folder 6 Pennsylvania Delegation, Transportation, 1976
Folder 7 Pennsylvania Media, 1976
Folder 8 Permanent Roll of Delegates and Alternate Delegates, 1976
Folder 9 Platform, 1976
Folder 10 President Ford's Acceptance Speech, 1976
Folder 11 President Ford Committee
Folder 12 President Ford Committee, Delegate Count
Folder 13 President Ford Committee, Delegate Special
Folder 14 President Ford Committee, Pennsylvania Whips
Folder 15 Program, 1976
Folder 16 Reagan-Schweiker Campaign, 1976
Folder 17 Regional and State Whips, 1976
Folder 18 Resolutions, 1976
Folder 19 Rules, 1976
Folder 20 Rules of the Republican Party of the State of Pennsylvania, 1973
Folder 21 Sample Letters sent to delegates by Michigan Republican State Committee, 1976
Folder 22 Schedule of Events, 1976
Folder 23 Smith, Mary Louise, remarks at the Republican National Committee Meeting, 1976
Folder 24 State Housing Chairmen, 1976
Folder 25 Subcommittee on Badges and Tickets, Correspondence, 1976
Folder 26 Subcommittee on Housing, Correspondence, 1976
Folder 27 Summary Sheets (by State)
Folder 28 Telegrams, 1976
Folder 29 Temporary Committee on Resolutions, Robert N. Peirce, 1976
Folder 30 Temporary Committee on Resolutions, Robert D. Ray, 1976
Folder 31 Temporary Committee on Rules and Order of Business, Roster, 1976
Folder 32 Temporary Officers, 1976
Folder 33 Vander Jagt, Guy, remarks at Republican National Committee Meeting, 1976

Section: 32nd Republican National Convention, Detroit, Michigan, 1980


Box 12
Folder 1 A New Beginning, A Photo Documentary of the 1980 National Convention, 1981
Folder 2 Call for the Republican National Convention, 1979
Folder 3 Committee on Credentials (Roster)
Folder 4 Committee on Permanent Organization (Roster)
Folder 5 Committee on Resolutions (Roster)
Folder 6 Committee on Rules (Roster)
Folder 7 Committee on Rules and Order of Business (Roster)
Folder 8 Congressional Record, Howard Baker, "1980 Republican National Convention Platform."
Folder 9 Correspondence, Congratulatory messages to Elsie Hillman for her work re: Bush as V.P. Candidate
Folder 10 Correspondence, Guy M. Kratser to Elsie Hillman, 1980
Folder 11 Delegate Elections in Pennsylvania, 1980
Folder 12 Delegate Selection Process, 1980
Folder 13 Detroit Calendar
Folder 14 First Monday
Folder 15 General Fact Sheet
Folder 16 George Bush, Demonstration by Supporters
Folder 17 George Bush for President
Folder 18 Harrison, Pauline (Planned Parenthood of NYC) - Statement to Platform Committee
Folder 19 Newspaper Clippings (assorted), 1980
Folder 20 Official Program
Folder 21 Official Report of the Proceedings
Folder 22 Order of Business
Folder 23 Pennsylvania Alternate Delegates, Candidate commitments
Folder 24 Pennsylvania Delegates, Candidate commitments
Folder 25 Pennsylvania Delegation, 1980
Folder 26 Permanent Roll of Delegates and Alternate Delegates, 1980
Folder 27 Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Electoral College, 1980 1980
Folder 28 Reagan For President, 1980
Folder 29 Resolution of the Pennsylvania Delegation, Supporting Bush as V.P. Candidate.
Folder 30 Rules, 1980
Folder 31 State Delegation Chairmen (Roster)
Folder 32 Subcommittee on Housing, Pennsylvania Delegation
Folder 33 Temporary Officers

Section: 33rd Republican National Convention, Dallas, Texas, 1984


Box 13
Folder 1 The '84 Report, 1984
Folder 2 Anatole Hotel Veranda Club, Invitation, 1984
Folder 3 Arrangements Committee List, 1984
Folder 4 Blessing and Proclamation by Religious Leaders, 1984
Folder 5 Call for the Republican National Convention of 1984, 1984
Folder 6 Commemorative Postcard, 1984
Folder 7 Committee on Rules and Order of Business, Member List, 1984
Folder 8 Congressional Quarterly's Guide to the 1984 Republican National Convention, 1984
Folder 9 Convention Committee List, 1984
Folder 10 Convention Planning Guide for State Delegations, 1984
Folder 11 Correspondence, Jennifer A. Fitzgerald to Elsie and Henry Hillman, July 27, 1984
Folder 12 Correspondence, Robin Lewis to Elsie Hillman, August 10, 1984
Folder 13 Correspondence, Ted Slap to Elsie Hillman, January 10, 1984
Folder 14 Correspondence, Bill Starnes to Elsie Hillman, August 1, 1984
Folder 15 Delegate Selection, Hillman Notes, 1984
Folder 16 Delegate Selection, Memorandum, 1983
Folder 17 Delegate Selection Procedures, 1984
Folder 18 Delegates, Pro-forma Effect of Rule 34(A) – State Legislature Bonus [of Delegates], 1984
Folder 19 Delegates, Sample Profile form, 1984
Folder 20 Delegates, Temporary Roll of Delegates and Alternate Delegates, 1984
Folder 21 First Monday, 1984
Folder 22 General Fact Sheet, 1984
Folder 23 Guests and Staff travelling on Air Force II, Memorandum, 1984
Folder 24 Guest Passes, Memorandum, 1984
Folder 25 Guest Tickets, Distribution, 1984
Folder 26 Highland Park Presbyterian Church, Dallas, 1984
Folder 27 Invitations, 1984
Folder 28 Key Convention Staff and Contacts, 1984
Folder 29 King, Lawrence, "Blacks to Host Party Sunday at Southfork Ranch" Press Release, 1984
Folder 30 Master Calendar of Events, 1984
Folder 31 Newspaper Clippings, 1984
Folder 32 Official Guide, 1984
Folder 33 Official Report of the Proceedings, 1984
Folder 34 Order of Business, 1984
Folder 35 Pages, Allocation by State, 1984
Folder 36 Pages, Applicant and Recommendations List, 1984
Folder 37 Pages, Correspondence, 1983-1984
Folder 38 Pages, Fact Sheet and Adopted Resolutions, 1984
Folder 39 Pages, Memorandum, 1984
Folder 40 Pennsylvania Delegation, 1984
Folder 41 President and Vice President's Luncheon, Program, 1984
Folder 42 Republican Platform, 1984
Folder 43 Rules, 1984
Folder 44 Seating Chart, 1984
Folder 45 Telephone Directory and Guide, 1984
Folder 46 Temporary Offices and Speakers List, 1984
Folder 47 Texas Friends of Vice-President and Mrs. Bush, Card, 1984

Box 14
Folder 1 Tickets, Closed Circuit Screening Tickets, 1984
Folder 2 Tickets and Badges, Memorandum and Adopted Resolution, 1984
Folder 3 Transportation, Memoranda, 1984
Folder 4 Vice-President's Convention Contingent, Concierge Floor layout and Lounge Information, 1984
Folder 5 Vice-President's Convention Contingent, Directory, 1984
Folder 6 Vice-President's Convention Contingent, Memoranda, 1984
Folder 7 Welcome Committee, Flyer, 1984
Folder 8 White House Briefing Book, 1984
Folder 9 The Young Conservative Alliance, 1984

Section: 34th Republican National Convention, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1988

Folder 10 Contact Sheet of Attendees, 1988
Folder 11 Correspondence, LeGree S. Daniels to Elsie Hillman, October 1, 1987
Folder 12 Correspondence, LeGree S. Daniels to Elsie Hillman, November 17, 1987
Folder 13 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to LeGree S. Daniels, November 21, 1987
Folder 14 Correspondence, Bill Hunt to Elsie Hillman, undated
Folder 15 Correspondence, Doris Carson Williams to Elsie Hillman, November 9, 1987
Folder 16 Delegate Selection Procedures for the 1988 Republican National Convention, 1987
Folder 17 Delegate Selection Process (Draft), 1987
Folder 18 Delegates, Center for Political Studies, 1985 Convention Delegate Study, 1987
Folder 19 Delegates, Council of Legal Advisors of the Republican National Committee, Memoranda, 1987
Folder 20 Delegates, Election of National Convention Delegates and Power of State Parties to Overrule State Statues, 1987
Folder 21 Delegates, Newspaper Clippings, 1987
Folder 22 Delegates, Proposed Revision to 1992 Delegate Selection Process, 1987
Folder 23 Delegates, Sample Ballot for 14th Congressional District, 1988
Folder 24 Delegates, Tentative Allocation of Delegates, 1988
Folder 25 Delegates, "Voter's Guide to becoming a Pennsylvania Delegate to the 1988 Republican National Convention" Pamphlet, 1988
Folder 26 Official Report of the Proceedings, 1988
Folder 27 Pennsylvania Delegation, 1988
Folder 28 Republican Platform, 1988

Section: 35th Republican National Convention, Houston, Texas, 1992

Folder 29 Calendar of Events, 1992
Folder 30 Christian Coalition "Actiongram," 1992
Folder 31 Convention and Hotel Registration, 1992
Folder 32 Correspondence, Jackie Baker to Elsie Hillman, August 1, 1992
Folder 33 Correspondence, Richard Bond to Elsie and Henry Hillman, July 15, 1992
Folder 34 Correspondence, Deb Dunn to Elsie and Henry Hillman, August 3, 1992
Folder 35 Correspondence, Beverly Hudnut to Elsie Hillman, July 29, 1992
Folder 36 Correspondence, Beverly and William Hudnut to Elsie Hillman, June 25, 1992
Folder 37 Correspondence, Marlene (?) to Elsie Hillman, August 26, 1992
Folder 38 Correspondence, Robert Mosbacher to Henry Hillman, July 31, 1992
Folder 39 Correspondence, Tom Ridge to Elsie Hillman, August 12, 1992
Folder 40 Correspondence, Bill Weld to Elsie Hillman, July 20, 1992
Folder 41 Delegate Selection Procedures, 1991-1992

Box 15
Folder 1 Elsie Hillman Badges and Name Tags, 1992
Folder 2 Friends and Family, Convention Sessions Schedule, 1992
Folder 3 Hotel Invoices, 1992
Folder 4 Invitations, 1992
Folder 5 Logistics and Administrative Matters, Memorandum, 1992
Folder 6 Map and Delegation Hotel List, 1992
Folder 7 Master Calendar of Events, 1992
Folder 8 National Journal, Convention Daily Newspapers, 1992
Folder 9 Neutral Plank on Choice, Draft, 1992
Folder 10 Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1992
Folder 11 Official Program, 1992
Folder 12 Official Report of the Proceedings, 1992
Folder 13 Pennsylvania Delegation, 1992
Folder 14 Pennsylvania Delegation, Convention Update Memo, 1992
Folder 15 Pennsylvania Delegation, Delegates List, 1992
Folder 16 Pennsylvania Delegation, Schedule, 1992
Folder 17 Pennsylvania Delegation, Support Activity Memorandum, 1992
Folder 18 Pro-Choice, Convention Report and Mailing, 1992
Folder 19 Prohibited Items, Memorandum, 1992
Folder 20 RNC Gala, Program, 1992
Folder 21 Republican National Committee Member Identification, Memorandum, 1992
Folder 22 Republican National Committee Summer Meeting, 1992

Box 16
Folder 1 Ripon Society, Convention Press, 1992
Folder 2 Rules, 1992
Folder 3 Schedule and Seating Chart, 1992
Folder 4 Standing Committee Meetings, Tentative Schedule, 1992
Folder 5 A Tribute to First Lady Barbara Bush, Program, 1992
Folder 6 A Tribute to First Lady Barbara Bush, Tickets, 1992
Folder 7 Unity Platform '92, Project Outline, 1992
Folder 8 Welcome Letter, 1992

Section: 36th Republican National Convention, San Diego, California, 1996

Folder 9 Allocation of Credentials, Tickets, and Badges, 1996
Folder 10 Arrival Times, Memorandum, 1996
Folder 11 Call for the 1996 Republican National Convention, 1996
Folder 12 "A Celebration of Leadership: A Listing of State and Federal Elected Republican Women," 1996
Folder 13 Committee for a Conservative Platform Booklet, 1996
Folder 14 Committee on Arrangements, Memorandum, 1996
Folder 15 Convention Guide for Republican Eagles, 1996
Folder 16 Correspondence, Bob Gleason to Bob Dole, 1996
Folder 17 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Florence Bridges regarding Dole's remarks at the Convention, 1996
Folder 18 Correspondence, Tim Shaffer to Elsie Hillman, 1996
Folder 19 Delegates, Alternate Delegates and Guest Lists, 1996
Folder 20 Delegates, Delegate Tracking, 1996
Folder 21 Delegates, List of Friendly Delegates, Alternates, and Guests, 1996
Folder 22 Delegation Whips and Runners, Notes and Guidelines, 1996
Folder 23 Handwritten Schedule and Daily Activity Sheets, 1996
Folder 24 Hawaiian Luau (sponsored by Hillman), Invitation, 1996
Folder 25 Interfaith Alliance, Interfaith Prayer Rally, 1996
Folder 26 Invitations, 1996
Folder 27 Media Contact Information, 1996
Folder 28 Newspaper Clippings, 1996
Folder 29 Official Report of the Proceedings
Folder 30 Op-Eds and Articles, 1996
Folder 31 Order of Business, 1996
Folder 32 Parliamentary Tactics Action Plan, 1996
Folder 33 Pennsylvania Delegation, Address List, 1996
Folder 34 Pennsylvania Delegation, Organizational Memorandum, 1996
Folder 35 Pennsylvania Delegation, Schedule, 1996

Box 17
Folder 1 Platform Committee, Amendment Forms and Notes, 1996
Folder 2 Platform Committee, Diversity Memorandum, 1996
Folder 3 Platform Committee, Platform Delegate List, 1996
Folder 4 Platform Committee, Individual Rights and Personal Safety Plank Draft, 1996
Folder 5 Platform Committee, Notes, 1996
Folder 6 Platform Committee, Proposed Planks sent to Hillman, 1996
Folder 7 Platform Committee, Resolutions for Adoption during Orientation Meeting, 1996
Folder 8 Platform Committee, Schedule of Events, 1996
Folder 9 Platform Committee, Subcommittee Lists, 1996
Folder 10 Platform Committee, Subcommittee on Families and Society, 1996
Folder 11 Republican Coalition for Choice, Convention Calendar and Schedule, 1996
Folder 12 Republican Coalition for Choice, Convention Meeting Agenda and Notes, 1996
Folder 13 Republican Coalition for Choice, Delegate Phone Bank Agenda/Schedule, 1996
Folder 14 Republican Coalition for Choice, Delegate Profile Sheets, 1996
Folder 15 Republican Coalition for Choice, Information Packet, 1996
Folder 16 Republican Coalition for Choice, Memorandum concerning Amendments in Minority Views of Platform, 1996
Folder 17 Republican Coalition for Choice, Notes on Convention Activities, 1996
Folder 18 Republican National Committee, Directory of Executive State Party Members, 1996
Folder 19 Republican National Committee, News Releases, 1996
Folder 20 Republican National Committee, Summer Meeting Agenda, 1996
Folder 21 Republican National Convention, Lifetime Achievement Award, 1996
Folder 22 Republican Platform, 1996
Folder 23 Republican Voices for Choice, Memorandum, 1996
Folder 24 Rules, 1996
Folder 25 Temporary Roll of Delegates and Alternates, 1996
Folder 26 Tentative Agenda and Travel Desk Details, 1996
Folder 27 Thank You Notes and Letters, 1996
Folder 28 Tolerance Plank, Bennett, William, 1996
Folder 29 Tolerance Plank, Buchanan, Patrick, 1996
Folder 30 Tolerance Plank, Center for Reproductive Law and Policy Documents, 1996
Folder 31 Tolerance Plank, Coalition to Keep the Republican Party Pro-Life Mailing, 1996
Folder 32 Tolerance Plank, Contact List of State Delegation Leaders and Whips, 1996
Folder 33 Tolerance Plank, Dobson, James, 1996
Folder 34 Tolerance Plank, Governor Pete Wilson Committee, 1996
Folder 35 Tolerance Plank, Letter sent to Bob Dole from Hillman, 1996
Folder 36 Tolerance Plank, Letter sent to Bob Dole on behalf of Pennsylvania Delegation, 1996
Folder 37 Tolerance Plank, Letters sent to Hillman in support of Tolerance Language, 1996

Box 18
Folder 1 Tolerance Plank, Letters to State Delegates regarding Platform Language, 1996
Folder 2 Tolerance Plank, Letters to Tom Ridge and RNC Chairman Haley Barbour on altering Human-Life Amendment, 1996
Folder 3 Tolerance Plank, Memorandum concerning declaration of tolerance on Platform, 1996
Folder 4 Tolerance Plank, Memorandum concerning letter sent to Dole from Pennsylvania Delegation, 1996
Folder 5 Tolerance Plank, Memorandum to Tom Ridge requesting support on Tolerance Plank, 1996
Folder 6 Tolerance Plank, Notes on votes for and against Plank, 1996
Folder 7 Tolerance Plank, Pennsylvania Statement of Principles Memorandum, 1996
Folder 8 Tolerance Plank, Polling Data, 1996
Folder 9 Tolerance Plank, Questionnaire Sent to Team 100 Members, 1996
Folder 10 Tolerance Plank, Republican Governor's Association Press Release, 1996
Folder 11 Tolerance Plank, Statements by George Pataki and Christine Todd Whitman, 1996
Folder 12 Tolerance Plank, Statement of Principles proposed by Bob Dole and Platform Committee Chair Henry Hyde, 1996
Folder 13 Tribune-Review Focus Magazine, Special Issue on Republican National Convention, 1996

Section: 37th Republican National Convention, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2000

Folder 14 Convention Maps, 2000
Folder 15 Convention Newspaper, The Compassionate Patriot, 2000
Folder 16 Correspondence, Leslie Gromis to Elsie Hillman, 2000
Folder 17 Correspondence, Fred Meyer to Elsie Hillman, 2000
Folder 18 Delegate Badge, 2000
Folder 19 Delegates, Composite Listing of Congressional Districts, 2000
Folder 20 Delegates, Credentials and Registration Memoranda, 2000
Folder 21 Events Schedule, 2000
Folder 22 Housing, 2000
Folder 22-23 Invitations, 2000
Folder 24 The Main Street Record, Special Issue, 2000
Folder 25 Memorandum, Seated Guests at Events, 2000
Folder 26 Minority Report Petition on Republican Platform, 2000
Folder 27 Newspaper Clippings, 2000
Folder 28 Official Delegate and Media Guide, 2000
Folder 29 Official Report of the Proceedings, 2000

Box 19
Folder 1 Pennsylvania Delegation, Calendar of Events, 2000
Folder 2 Pennsylvania Delegation, List of Delegates and Alternates, 2000
Folder 3 Pennsylvania Delegation, Media Guide and Training Kit, 2000
Folder 4 Pittsburgh Presence, Breakfast Meeting Agenda, 2000
Folder 5 Pittsburgh Presence, Call Report, 2000
Folder 6 Pittsburgh Presence, Contact Information Forms for Participating Companies and Individuals, 2000
Folder 7 Pittsburgh Presence, Convention 2000 Strategy Meeting Notes, 2000
Folder 8 Pittsburgh Presence, Correspondence, 2000
Folder 9 Pittsburgh Presence, Draft of Letter to RNC and Team 100 Members, 2000
Folder 10 Pittsburgh Presence, Federal Advocacy Priorities, 2000
Folder 11 Pittsburgh Presence, Funding and Contribution Notes, 2000
Folder 12 Pittsburgh Presence, Guest Lists for Planned Events, 2000
Folder 13 Pittsburgh Presence, Handwritten List of Events and Sponsors, 2000
Folder 14 Pittsburgh Presence, Invitation (by Hillman) to Pittsburgh Presence Events, 2000
Folder 15 Pittsburgh Presence, Invitation for Reception at the Democratic National Convention, 2000
Folder 16 Pittsburgh Presence, Invitation Designs for Pittsburgh Presence Events, 2000
Folder 17 Pittsburgh Presence, Mailing List and Sample Form, 2000
Folder 18 Pittsburgh Presence, Media Coverage Guide and Press Release, 2000
Folder 19 Pittsburgh Presence, Meeting Agendas, 2000
Folder 20 Pittsburgh Presence, Memoranda, 2000
Folder 21 Pittsburgh Presence, Mobot Inc., "Adam 40-80" Overview, 2000
Folder 22 Pittsburgh Presence, Overview of Proposed Event to Promote the "New" Pittsburgh, 2000
Folder 23 Pittsburgh Presence, Pennsylvania Tech Fest Event, 2000
Folder 24 Pittsburgh Presence, Pledged Contributions and Expenses, 2000
Folder 26 Pittsburgh Presence, Project Outline Draft, 2000
Folder 27 Pittsburgh Presence, Speech Notes on Pittsburgh Presence Initiative, 2000
Folder 28 Pittsburgh Presence, Strategy Paper, 2000
Folder 29 Pittsburgh Presence, Thank you letter to Pittsburgh Regional Stakeholders, 2000
Folder 30 Program and Summary of Events, 2000
Folder 31 Republican Governor's Association Information Packet, 2000
Folder 32 Republican Platform, 2000
Folder 33 Republican Pro-Choice Coalition, Article Packet, 2000
Folder 34 Republican State Committee of Pennsylvania, Convention Reporter, 2000
Folder 35 Republican State Committee of Pennsylvania, Delegate Directory, 2000
Folder 36 Ridge Leadership Circle, 2000
Folder 37 Rules, 2000
Folder 38 Seating Chart, 2000
Folder 39 Tribute to Laura Bush, 2000
Folder 40 The Tusk Family Visits Philadelphia, 2000
Folder 41 Welcome Mailing from George W. Bush, 2000
Folder 42 Welcoming Reception and Sunday Party Information, 2000
Folder 43 WISH List Breakfast Honoring Elsie Hillman, 2000
Folder 43 WISH List Breakfast Honoring Elsie Hillman, Remarks by Hillman, 2000

Subseries 3. Pittsburgh and Allegheny County Republican Parties, 1939-1994

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 3 contains correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, and other records pertaining to Elsie Hillman’s Republican Party activities and involvement at the city and county levels. Elected as a Committee Member of the 14th Ward Republican Party, and later as Republican Chairman for the 14th Ward in 1964, Hillman was involved in various capacities in local politics, working to encourage involvement in the local Republican Party in addition to supporting local, state, and national campaigns. In 1967, she was elected Republican County Chairwoman of Allegheny County, a position she held until 1970 ( Never a Spectator, 19-30).


Box 20
Folder 1 1963 Elections, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1963
Folder 2 Allegheny County Controller's Report, 1970
Folder 3 Allegheny County Gubernatorial Survey, 1966
Folder 4 Allegheny County Visitors Trip to Gubernatorial Inauguration, 1966-1967
Folder 5 Armand Taxi Cab Drivers, c.1988
Folder 6 Campaign Guidelines Booklets, 1968-1970
Folder 7-9 Candidate Screenings, 1972-1973
Folder 10 Chartiers Valley Council of Republican Women, Newspaper Clipping, c. 1990
Folder 11 Correspondence, 1963-1990
Folder 12 County Chair, Clippings, 1968-1971
Folder 13 County Chair Election, Campaign Mailings, 1967
Folder 14 County Chair Election, Clippings, 1967
Folder 15 County Chair Election, Congratulatory Messages List, 1967
Folder 16 County Chair Election, Congratulatory Messages, A-B, 1967
Folder 17 County Chair Election, Congratulatory Messages, C-G, 1967

Box 21
Folder 1 County Chair Election, Congratulatory Messages, H-L, 1967
Folder 2 County Chair Election, Congratulatory Messages, M-O, 1967
Folder 3 County Chair Election, Congratulatory Messages, P-S, 1967
Folder 4 County Chair Election, Congratulatory Messages, T-Z, 1967
Folder 5 County Chair Election, Congratulatory Messages, unidentified, 1967
Folder 6 County Chair Election, Correspondence, 1967
Folder 7 County Chair Election, Thomas Geer Campaign, 1967
Folder 8 County Chair Expenses, 1967-1970
Folder 9 County Chair Re-election, Correspondence, 1968
Folder 10 County Chair Re-election, Newspaper Clippings, 1968
Folder 11 County Chair Re-election, Press Releases, 1968
Folder 12 County Chair, Retirement, 1970
Folder 13 County Committee Member, Certificate, c. 1980
Folder 14 County Committeewoman, Election Certification, 1972
Folder 15 County Committeewomen, Election Certification, 1974
Folder 16 County Committeewoman, Election Certificate, 1994
Folder 17 County Constable Elections, Newspaper Clipping, 1973
Folder 18 County Finance Committee & 500 Club, 1990
Folder 19 County Rules, 1939
Folder 20-21 County Rules, Revisions, 1979-1980
Folder 22 County Vice Chair Election, Clippings, 1966
Folder 23 County Vice Chair Election, Correspondence, 1966
Folder 24 County Vice Chair Election, News Release, 1966
Folder 25 County Vice Chair Election, Postponement Petitions, 1966
Folder 26 Dinner honoring Mary Miano, Newspaper Clipping, 1982
Folder 27 Draft Hillman Mayoral Campaign, Newspaper Clippings, 1992
Folder 28 General Elections Results, 1971
Folder 29 Goldstein Tribute, Clipping, 1965

Box 22
Folder 1-2 Jobs and Recommendations, 1971
Folder 3 Lincoln Day Dinner, "Dinner with Ike," Clipping, 1960
Folder 4 Lincoln Day Dinner, Elsie Hillman Recipient of the "Spirit of Lincoln Award," 1986
Folder 5 Lincoln Day Dinner, Senator Richard Lugar, Guest Speaker, 1978
Folder 6 Mayor Murphy Strategies Prepared for Hillman, 1994
Folder 7 Meeting Minutes, 1967
Folder 8 Memorandum, "Re: Follow-up of Election Fight," 1966
Folder 9 Miller, Irwin 1969
Folder 10 Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus of Allegheny County, 1973
Folder 11 Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce Course on Practical Politics, Newspaper Clipping, 1960
Folder 12 Primary Elections, 1972
Folder 13 Reapportionment, 1971-1972
Folder 14 Republican Citizens Committee of the United States, Critical Issues Papers, 1964
Folder 15 Republican Headquarters Funding, 1974
Folder 16 Republican Industry Workshops, Correspondence and Scheduling Materials, 1972
Folder 17 Republican Industry Workshops, Participant Questionnaires, 1972
Folder 18 Republican Nationalities Heritage Council of Allegheny County, 1980
Folder 19 Republican Party of Allegheny County, Newspaper Clippings, 1970-1973
Folder 20 Rodd Report on Pittsburgh Political Scene, 1972
Folder 21 Salute to Elsie Hillman Dinner, Clippings, 1963
Folder 22 Salute to Elsie Hillman Dinner, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1963
Folder 23 Salute to Elsie Hillman Dinner, Introduction Speech, 1963
Folder 24 Salute to Elsie Hillman Dinner, Invitation, Tickets and Table Markers, 1963
Folder 25 Salute to Elsie Hillman Dinner, Program, 1963

Box 23
Folder 1 Salute to the President Dinner, 1971
Folder 2 Speech Notes, On Pittsburgh Mayoral Election, c. 1973
Folder 3 Women for a Republican Congress, Campaign Ideas Booklet, 1970
Folder 4 Voter Registration Materials, 1989

Subseries 4. Republican State Committee of Pennsylvania, 1967-1999

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 4 contains correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, and other records pertaining to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the Republican State Committee of Pennsylvania and related political topics of interest. Hillman became a member of the Pennsylvania Republican Leadership Committee in 1974, remaining a member until 1996. Many of the records are relating to person of interest, or pertinent topic or issue.

Folder 5 Anti-Choice Dispute, 1992
Folder 6 Asher, Robert, 1985-1987
Folder 7 Barbara Bush Fundraising Event, 1991
Folder 8 Black Republicans, c.1980-1981
Folder 9 Boilermakers Dispute, c. 1970s
Folder 10 Cessar, Rick, 1992
Folder 11 Clarion County Republican Committee, A Tribute to Elsie Hillman, 1991
Folder 12 Correspondence, 1977-1978
Folder 13-14 Correspondence, 1979
Folder 15 Correspondence, 1980-1991
Folder 16 Cumberland County Lincoln Day Dinner, 1999
Folder 17 Delegate Selection Process Report, 1991
Folder 18 Divorce Reform, c. 1978
Folder 19 Dwyer, R. Budd, 1984-1986
Folder 20 Gleason, Robert, 1980
Folder 21 GOP Club Memberships, 1979
Folder 22 Governor's Response to State Deficit Dilemma, 1979-1980
Folder 23 Gubernatorial Endorsement Report, 1994

Box 24
Folder 1 Gubernatorial Inauguration Planning, 1976-1977
Folder 2 Human Relations Commission, 1989
Folder 3 Invitation to Leadership Committee, 1980
Folder 4 Lewis, Drew, 1977-1988
Folder 5 Luksik, Peg, 1990-1994
Folder 6 Meehan, Billy, 1994
Folder 7-9 Memoranda and Meeting Minutes, 1977-1979
Folder 10 Murraysville Council of Republican Women, Speech Notes, 1994
Folder 11 Newspaper Clippings, 1980-1993
Folder 12 Pamphlet, On the Responsibilities of State Chairman, 1977
Folder 13 Parklands Payback Plan, 1967
Folder 14 Pennsylvania Black Action Committee, Proposed Affirmative Action Plan for the Pennsylvania Republican Party, 1977
Folder 15 Pennsylvania Environmental Issues, 1990-1991
Folder 16 Pennsylvania Equal Rights Amendment, Booklet on Impact, 1980
Folder 17 Pennsylvania Republican Leadership League, 1977
Folder 18 Pennsylvania State Mayor's Association, Article Submission, 1980
Folder 19 Pike County Council of Republican Women Luncheon, 1982
Folder 20 Polling Data, Hillman for Lt. Governor, 1974
Folder 21 Reception for Mayor Rizzo, 1987
Folder 22 Report on State Committee Structures, 1977
Folder 23 Republican Finance Committee of Pennsylvania, Committee Fundamentals Overview, c. 1977
Folder 24 Republican National Committee Task Force Report to State Committee, 1977
Folder 25 Rules Committee, Meeting Minutes and Notes, 1978
Folder 26 Senate Bill 1776, Valley Forge, 1975-1976
Folder 27 Snelling, Charles, 1979
Folder 28-29 Speech Notes, c. 1970 -1993
Folder 30 State Chair Succession, Newspaper Clippings, 1978
Folder 31 State Committee Newsletter Remarks, Women in the GOP, 1993
Folder 32 State Judicial Report, 1979

Box 25
Folder 1 State Republican Leaders and County Insights, 1982
Folder 2 State Secretary of Agriculture Dispute, 1997
Folder 3 Stauffer, Sarah, Obituary and Bereavement Statement, 1996
Folder 4 Turrell, Ellen, 1993

Subseries 5. Republican Leadership Council, 1998-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 5 contains correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, and other records pertaining to Elsie Hillman’s involvement with the Republican Leadership Council. Founded in 1993, the Republican Leadership Council was a Republican PAC focused on working to promote moderate Republican principles and candidates. It was disbanded on the national level in 2011. (Wikipedia)

Folder 5 Correspondence, 1998
Folder 6 Memoranda and Contributions Voucher, 1999-2000
Folder 7 Newspaper Articles, 1998-2000
Folder 8 RLC News Alerts, Newsletter and Brochure, 1998-1999
Folder 9 Winter Meeting Briefing Packet, 1999

Subseries 6. Republican Future Fund, 1993-1997

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 6 contains correspondence, mailings, memoranda, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement with the Republican Future Fund. Formed in part by Hillman in 1993, the Republican Future Fund, similar to the Republican Leadership Council was a PAC aimed at promoting moderate Republican values in Pennsylvania. Most of the material in this subseries relates to the 1994 Republican State Committee Elections.

Folder 10 Campaign Expense Report, 1996
Folder 11 List of Potential Legislative Allies, 1997
Folder 12 Memoranda, 1995-1997
Folder 13 Republican State Committee Elections, Correspondence, 1993-1994
Folder 14 Republican State Committee Elections, Court Documents, 1994
Folder 15 Republican State Committee Elections, Draft of Mailing and Media Plan, 1994
Folder 16 Republican State Committee Elections, Letters of Contributions to Candidates, 1994
Folder 17 Republican State Committee Elections, List of Candidates, 1994
Folder 18 Republican State Committee Elections, Memoranda, 1994
Folder 19 Republican State Committee Elections, Newspaper Clippings, 1994
Folder 20 Republican State Committee Elections, Primary Candidate Withdrawal Notices, 1994
Folder 21 Republican State Committee Elections, Pro-life mailings and press materials, 1994
Folder 22 Republican State Committee Elections, Resolution by State Committee to apologize for attacks on Candidates, 1994
Folders 23 Republican State Committee Elections, Responses to Anti-Radical Right Mailings, 1994
Folder 24 Speech by Hillman announcing the formation of the Republican Future Fund, c.1993
Folder 25 State Family Planning Budget Report, 1997

Subseries 7. Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women, 1979-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 7 contains correspondence, newsletters, speeches, and writings relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement with the Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women. An organization aimed at furthering the cause of women in the Republican Party, Hillman was active in participating in council activities, including the annual convention. Additionally, there are writings and speeches delivered by Hillman for council events and publications.


Box 26
Folder 1-2 Annual Convention Materials, 1993-1997
Folder 3 Annual Convention Program, 2000
Folder 4 Correspondence, 1979-1992
Folder 5 Essay By Hillman, "How We Can Continue the Progress of the GOP," 1981
Folder 6 Hillman Tribute Dinner, 1999
Folder 7 Newsletter, 1980
Folder 8 Poem Delivered by Hillman to PCRW, 1999
Folder 9 Speech, On Gender Gap, 1983