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Collection Inventory

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

Series II. Campaigns, 1953-2013

Scope and Content Notes:

Series II contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, memoranda, and numerous other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in political campaigns throughout the state of Pennsylvania. Beginning in Dwight D. Eisenhower’s 1952 Presidential Campaign, Hillman was involved in every Presidential campaign until the year 2000. In addition to presidential campaigns, she was integral in the campaigns of state political figures including Senator H. John Heinz III, Governor Dick Thornburgh, Allegheny County Commissioner Barbara Hafer, and Governor Tom Ridge, among others.

Subseries 1. Dwight D. Eisenhower (For President) 1956, 1953-1956

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the presidential campaigns of Dwight D. Eisenhower. A supporter of Eisenhower from an early age, Hillman was an “Ike Girl” and volunteer during the 1952 Presidential Election. In 1956, she again campaigned for Eisenhower, operating an “Ikemobile” and had the opportunity to greet the President during a campaign stop in Pittsburgh in 1956. Also included in this subseries is correspondence relating to a prank that Ronald L. Becker Jr. played on Hillman, informing campaign planners that she was an “elderly spinster who has assumed the name of one of Pittsburgh’s most prominent families.”

Folder 10 Inaugural Guides with Clipping, 1953
Folder 11 Correspondence, 1956
Folder 12 Newspaper Clippings, 1956

Subseries 2. Richard M. Nixon (For President) 1972, 1972-1973

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains correspondence, leaflets, newspaper clippings and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in Richard M. Nixon’s reelection campaign. As a prominent member of the Republican leadership in Allegheny County, Hillman was integral in organizing local support for Nixon’s run for the presidency. Also included are documents relating to arrangements made for the subsequent Presidential Inauguration in 1973.

Folder 13 Campaign Bumper Stickers, 1972
Folder 14 Correspondence, 1972
Folder 15 Inauguration Plans, 1972-1973
Folder 16 Labor for Nixon, 1972
Folder 17 Leaflets and Mailings, 1972
Folder 18 List of Campaign Workers and Campaign Map, 1972
Folder 19 Local Campaign Funding, 1972
Folder 20 Memorandum on Nixon Visit, 1972
Folder 21 Newspaper and Magazine Clippings, 1971-1972
Folder 22 Reelect the President, Press Releases and Announcements, 1972
Folder 23 Reports, 1972

Subseries 3. Gerald R. Ford (For President) 1976, 1975-1976

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 3 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, reports, polling data and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in Gerald R. Ford’s 1976 Presidential Campaign. A member of the President Ford Committee, Hillman worked to ensure that Ford won the Presidential nomination, defeating Ronald Reagan. More information on the activities surrounding the President Ford Campaign can be found in the section on the 1976 Republican National Convention.


Box 27
Folder 1-4 Articles and Article Packets, 1975-1976
Folder 5 Citizen Rights of Eminent Domain Organizations, Mailings, 1976
Folder 6 Correspondence, 1975-1976
Folder 7 Counties Comprising Western Pennsylvania Ford Finance Committee, 1976
Folder 8 Fact Sheets, 1975-1976
Folder 9 Memoranda, 1975-1976
Folder 10 Newsletters, 1975-1976
Folder 11-12 Newspaper Clippings, 1975-1976
Folder 13 Polling Data, 1975-1976
Folder 14 President Ford '76 Factbook, 1976
Folder 15 President Ford Committee, List of Committee Chairmen, 1976
Folder 16 President Ford Committee, List of County Chairmen, 1976

Box 28
Folder 1-2 Press Releases, 1976
Folder 3 Reagan, Ronald, 1975
Folder 4 "Special Assignments," Handwritten List, 1976

Subseries 4. George H. W. Bush (For President and Vice President) 1980, 1978-1981

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 4 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, memoranda, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s role in George H.W. Bush’s Presidential and later Vice-Presidential campaign in the 1980 election. A friend, relative, and long-time supporter of Bush, Hillman played an integral role in Bush’s upset victory over Reagan in the Pennsylvania Presidential Primary. Bush dropped out of the Presidential race later in the primary season, and was later selected to be the Vice-Presidential nominee for the Republican Party Ticket. Also included are invitations, schedules, and other materials relating to the subsequent Presidential Inauguration.

Folder 5 Allegheny County Campaign Info Sheet, 1980
Folder 6 Announcement, Hillman Endorsement of Bush, 1979
Folder 7 Anderson, John, 1977-1980
Folder 8 Article Packets, 1979-1980
Folder 9 Booklet, "A Conversation with George Bush," 1980
Folder 10 Bush, Barbara, 1980
Folder 11 Bush Biographical Information, 1979
Folder 12 Bush Campaign Organization, Notes, c.1979-1980
Folder 13 Bush Family, Newspaper Clippings, 1980-1981
Folder 14 California Delegation, c.1980
Folder 15 Campaign Contributions and Financing, 1978-1980
Folder 16 Campaign Mailings and Artifacts, 1979-1980
Folder 17 Campaign Operations, Notes, 1980
Folder 18 Campaign Staff Resumes and Letters of Introduction, 1979
Folder 19 Carter, James, 1976-1979
Folder 20 Congratulatory Correspondence, 1980
Folder 21-23 Correspondence, 1978-1979

Box 29
Folder 1-4 Correspondence, 1980
Folder 5-11 Counties and Congressional Districts, Notes and Contacts, 1979-1980
Folder 12 Crane, Phillip, 1978-1979
Folder 13 Democratic Primaries, Newspaper Clippings, 1980
Folder 14 George Bush Breakfast, Correspondence, 1979-1980
Folder 15 George Bush Breakfast, Memoranda and Budget Documents, 1979-1980
Folder 16 George Bush and Ted Welch Meeting, 1980
Folder 17 George Bush for President Reports, 1980
Folder 18 GOP Presidential Primary Candidates, Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1979-1980
Folder 19 Inaugural Commemoratives, Hall-Schuman and Associates, 1981
Folder 20 Inaugural Committee, Correspondence, 1981
Folder 21 Inaugural Concerts, Invitation, 1981

Box 30
Folder 1 Inaugural Events, Ticket Order Forms, 1981
Folder 2 Inaugural Gala, Invitation and Program, 1981
Folder 3 Inaugural Reception in Honor of Governors and Special Distinguished Guests, Invitation, 1981
Folder 4 Inaugural Reception in Honor of Vice President-Elect and Mrs. Bush, Invitation, 1981
Folder 5 Inaugural Schedule [HLH and EHH], 1981
Folder 6 Inaugural Train Dinner, Menu, 1981
Folder 7 Inauguration Ceremonies Program, 1981
Folder 8 Inauguration Commemorative Invitation, 1981
Folder 9 Incomplete List of Volunteers, c.1980
Folder 10 Invitations to Bush for President Events, 1979-1980
Folder 11 Issues Packets, 1979-1980
Folder 12 Jewish Voters, 1980
Folder 13 Kennedy, Ted, c.1978-1979
Folder 14 Letter to Prospective Steering Committee Members, 1979
Folder 15 Letter to Thornburgh Coordinators, 1979
Folder 16 Lewis, Drew, 1979-1980
Folder 17 List of State Chairmen and Contacts, 1979-1980
Folder 18 Map highlighting flaws of Carter Administration, 1980
Folder 19 Materials Sent to Hillman on Electoral Candidates, 1979-1980
Folder 20 Memoranda, 1979-1980
Folder 21 Mock Conventions and Elections, 1980
Folder 22 Montana Republican Party Pamphlet, 1980
Folder 23 National Campaign Contact List, 1980
Folder 24 "National Challenge" Guidelines, 1980
Folder 25-26 Newsletters, 1979-1980
Folder 27-29 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1978-1980

Box 31
Folder 1 New York Magazine, "George Bush: A Republican for All Factions," 1980
Folder 2 New York Times, Profile "Bush on the Move," 1980
Folder 3 Notes, c. 1979-1980
Folder 4 Outreach to African Americans, 1979-1980
Folder 5 Partial Chronology of Campaign, 1979
Folder 6 Pennsylvania Bush Campaign 20th Reunion, 2000
Folder 7 Pennsylvania Primary, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1980
Folder 8-9 Pennsylvania Primary, Newspaper Clippings, 1979-1980
Folder 10 Pennsylvania Primary, Unofficial Vote Count and List of Electors, 1980
Folder 11 Pennsylvania Steering Committee, Member list, 1980
Folder 12 Pennsylvania Steering Committee, Requests, 1979
Folder 13 Phone Bank Volunteer List, 1979-1980
Folder 14 Pittsburgh Airport Visit, 1980
Folder 15 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Clipping of Bush Stuck by Political Pin, September 5, 1980
Folder 16 Pittsburgh Reception for George Bush, Correspondence, 1979
Folder 17 Pittsburgh Reception for George Bush, Press Release and Guest List, 1979
Folder 18 Polling Data, 1980
Folder 19 Post-Election Study, 1977
Folder 20 Press Releases and Event Announcements, 1979-1980
Folder 21 Primary and Caucus Calendars, List of County Contacts, 1980
Folder 22 Primary Election Process Guide, 1980
Folder 23 Reagan, Maureen, c.1980
Folder 24 Reagan, Ronald, Campaign Activities, 1978-1980
Folder 25-26 Reagan, Ronald, Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1975-1980

Box 32
Folder 1 Reagan, Ronald, Partial List of Supporters and Fact Sheets, 1978-1980
Folder 2 Reagan, Ronald, Pennsylvania Activity, 1980
Folder 3 Reagan, Ronald, Political Action Committees, 1978-1980
Folder 4 Reagan, Ronald, Reagan for President, 1978-1980
Folder 5 Scheduling, 1980
Folder 6 Snelling, Richard, 1980
Folder 7 State Campaign Organizational Chart and Roster, 1979
Folder 8 State Contacts and Interest Groups, 1979-1980
Folder 9 State Republican Leadership Lists and Notes, 1978-1980
Folder 10 Steering and Finance Committee Rosters, 1979
Folder 11 Trilateral Commission, Newspaper Clippings, 1980
Folder 12 Vice Presidential Inaugural Reception Booklet, 1981
Folder 13 Voter Prioritization for the 14th Congressional District, 1979-1980
Folder 14 Westmoreland County Republican Committee Presidential Dinner, Program, 1980

Subseries 5. John Connally (For President) 1980, 1978-1980

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 5 contains mailings, correspondence, and other materials relating to Elsie Hillman’s interest in the Presidential Campaign of former Texas Governor John Connally in the 1980 Presidential Primaries. While Hillman pledged her support to George H.W. Bush, she took an interest in Connally’s activities in the primaries as a potential alternative should Bush drop out. Connally stopped campaigning early in the primary race.

Folder 15 Campaign Mailings, 1978-1980
Folder 16 Correspondence, 1979-1980
Folder 17 Newsletters and Press Releases, 1979
Folder 18 Newspaper and Magazine Clippings, 1977-1979
Folder 19 Notes, 1979-1980

Subseries 6. George H. W. Bush (For President and Vice President) 1984, 1983-1985

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 6 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other materials relating to Elsie Hillman’s role in the Vice-Presidential campaign of George H.W. Bush, and Presidential campaign of Ronald Reagan. Also included in this subseries are Inaugural invitations, newspaper clippings and other materials.

Folder 20 Campaign Bumper Sticker, 1984
Folder 21 Correspondence, 1983
Folder 22 Fernandez, Ben, Invitation announcing candidacy for Republican Nomination, 1983
Folder 23 Inaugural Ball Invitation, 1985
Folder 24 Inaugural Ceremony Invitations, 1984-1985

Box 33
Folder 1 Inaugural Commemoratives, Golden Eagle Folder, 1984-1985
Folder 2 Inaugural Commemoratives, Handkerchiefs, 1985
Folder 3 Inaugural Events, American Conservative Union Super Bowl Celebration Invitation, 1985
Folder 4 Inaugural Events, Citizens for America Invitations, 1985
Folder 5 Inaugural Events, Governor DuPont Open House Invitation, 1985
Folder 6 Inaugural Events, Jefferson Inaugural Freedom Ball Invitation, 1985
Folder 7 Inaugural Events, National Black Republican Council Celebrity Gala Invitation, 1985
Folder 8 Inaugural Events, Salute to President Reagan Dinner Invitation, 1985
Folder 9 Inaugural Events, Senator Heinz Open House Invitation, 1985
Folder 10 Inaugural Events, Taste of America Invitation, 1985
Folder 11 Inaugural Events, Toasting America Reception Invitation, 1985
Folder 12 Inaugural Gala Program, 1985
Folder 13 Inaugural Inner Circle Reply Memoranda, 1985
Folder 14 Inauguration, Eagle and Presidential Trustee Folder, 1985
Folder 15 Inauguration, Joseph E. Seagram and Sons Gift Note, 1985
Folder 16 Inauguration, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1984-1985
Folder 17 Inauguration, Pre-Inaugural Ball Invitation, 1985
Folder 18 Inauguration, Schedule and Registration Information, 1985
Folder 19 Magazine Articles and Newsletters, 1983-1984
Folder 20 Memoranda, 1983
Folder 21 Newspaper Clippings, 1983-1984
Folder 22 Polling information on Re-election, 1983-1984
Folder 23 Speeches delivered by Hillman, c. 1983-1984
Folder 24 Talking Points Book Prepared by Republican National Committee, 1984
Folder 25 Vice Presidential Debates, 1984
Folder 26 Visit of Vice President Bush to New Castle, Pa, 1984

Subseries 7. George H. W. Bush (For President) 1988, 1985-1989

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 7 contains correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, reports, and other records relating to Hillman’s role in the Presidential campaign of George H.W. Bush in 1988. As chair of the Pennsylvania for Bush Campaign, Hillman was integral in winning the state of Pennsylvania for Bush. Also included in this subseries are Inaugural invitations, newspaper clippings, and other materials.

Folder 27 Biography of U.S. Senator Dan Quayle, 1988
Folder 28 Biography of Vice President George H.W. Bush, 1988
Folder 29 Bush, Barbara, Visit to Pittsburgh, Information on Sites Visited, 1988
Folder 30 Bush, Barbara, Visit to Pittsburgh, Planning Notes, 1988
Folder 31 Bush, Barbara, Visit to Pittsburgh, Information on Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh Voters, 1988
Folder 32 Bush, Barbara, Visit to Pittsburgh, Tentative Schedule and Newspaper Clippings, 1988
Folder 33 Bush Pennsylvania Steering Committee List, 1987
Folder 34 Bush-Leblonde, Dorothy, Visit to Pittsburgh, 1988
Folder 35 Campaign Appearances and Broadcasts, Schedules and Itineraries, 1988
Folder 36 Campaign Artifacts, Bush State Committee Folder and Campaign Button, 1988
Folder 37 Campaign Mailings, Posters on Issues, 1988 1988
Folder 38 Campaign Strategy, Notes, c. 1988
Folder 39 Congratulatory Correspondence, 1988
Folder 40 Correspondence, 1988
Folder 41 County Coordinators, 1988

Box 34
Folder 1 County Plans, 1988
Folder 2 Delegate Selection, Correspondence, 1988
Folder 3 Delegate Selection, Memoranda, 1987-1988
Folder 4 Delegate Selection, Notes and State Districts Maps, 1988
Folder 5 Delegate Selection, Press and Delegate Campaign Materials, 1988
Folder 6 Delegate Selection, Previous Convention Delegate Lists, 1976-1984
Folder 7 Delegate Selection, Selection Project Contact List, 1987
Folder 8 Delegate Selection, State Delegate and Alternate Lists, 1988
Folder 9 Dukakis, Book prepared by Republican National Committee, 1988
Folder 10 Events Scheduling Binder, 1988
Folder 11 Inaugural Ball, Invitation, 1989
Folder 12 Inaugural Ball for Young Americans, Invitation, 1989
Folder 13 Inaugural Ceremony Invitations, 1989

Box 35
Folder 1 Inaugural Commemoratives Catalogs, 1989
Folder 2 Inaugural Commemoratives, Farewell Card from Ronald and Nancy Reagan, 1989
Folder 3 Inaugural Dinner, Invitation, 1989
Folder 4 Inaugural Events, American Presidential Pageant, Tickets, 1989
Folder 5 Inaugural Events, American Tribute to Democracy, Tickets, 1989
Folder 6 Inaugural Events, Celebration for Young Americans, Invitation and Tickets, 1989
Folder 7 Inaugural Events, Jefferson Inaugural Freedom Ball, Invitation, 1988
Folder 8 Inaugural Events, National Prayer Service Invitation, 1989
Folder 9 Inaugural Events, Reception honoring John H. Sununu, Invitation, 1989
Folder 10 Inaugural Events, Reception hosted by Congressman Jim Leach, Invitation, 1989
Folder 11 Inaugural Events, Salute to the First lady, Invitation and Tickets, 1989
Folder 12 Inaugural Events, Vice-Presidential Reception, Invitation, 1989
Folder 13 Inaugural Events, Women in Business Luncheon, Invitation, 1989
Folder 14 Inaugural Gala, Invitation, 1989
Folder 15 Inaugural Gala, Pre-Reception Invitation, 1989
Folder 16 Inaugural Opening Celebration, Invitation and Tickets, 1989
Folder 17 Inaugural Parade, Information of Parade Breakdown, 1989
Folder 18 Inaugural Parade, Invitation, 1989
Folder 19 Inaugural State Committee, Memoranda, 1988-1989
Folder 20 Inauguration, Correspondence, 1988-1989
Folder 21 Inauguration, Newspaper Clippings, 1989
Folder 22 Inauguration, Phone Directory, 1988
Folder 23 Inauguration, Schedule and Ticket Pick-Up Information, 1989
Folder 24 Inauguration, Senatorial Trust Packet, 1989
Folder 25 Inauguration, State Designations List, 1989
Folder 26 Inauguration, Ticket Order Forms and Travel Information, 1988-1989
Folder 27 Inauguration Requests, Bands and Ticket Requests, 1988-1989
Folder 28 Inauguration Requests, Fireworks, 1988-1989
Folder 29 Inauguration Requests, Marching Bands, 1988-1989
Folder 30 Keystone Victory Tour Schedule, 1988
Folder 31 Korb, Lawrence, 1987
Folder 32 Law Enforcement, List of Endorsements and Sample Mailing, 1988
Folder 33 Lincoln Day Dinner Visits, 1988
Folder 34 Meeting on Ethnic Outreach, Meeting Minutes and Correspondence, 1988
Folder 35-36 Memoranda, 1988

Box 36
Folder 1 National Voter Coalitions Roster, 1988
Folder 2 Pennsylvania Campaign Operational Information and Calendar, 1988
Folder 3 Pennsylvania Electors List, 1988
Folder 4 Pennsylvania Media and Get Out The Vote Plan [G.O.T.V], 1988
Folder 5 Pennsylvania Political Plan, 1988
Folder 6 Pennsylvania Veterans for Bush, Executive Committee Contact List and Sample Mailing, 1988
Folder 7 Pennsylvania Voter Outreach Materials, 1988
Folder 8 Pike County, Ad-Book Request, 1998
Folder 9 Polling Information, Article Packets, 1987
Folder 10 Polling Information, Reports, 1987
Folder 11 Polls, Opinion Digest Polls, 1985-1986
Folder 12 Presidential Elector Certificate, 1988
Folder 13 Presidential Electors, 1988
Folder 14 Press Materials, Article Packets, 1978-1988
Folder 15 Press Materials, Bush Excerpts and Remarks, 1988
Folder 16 Press Materials, Bush Statements on Campaign Issues, 1988
Folder 17 Press Materials, Dukakis, 1988
Folder 18 Press Materials, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1987-1988

Box 37
Folder 1 Press Materials, Pennsylvania Campaign, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1988
Folder 2 Press Materials, State Committee Press Kit, 1988
Folder 3 Press Releases, Talking Points on Senator Dan Quayle, 1988
Folder 4 Press Releases and Press Updates, 1987-1988
Folder 5 Quayle, Marilyn, Visit to Pittsburgh, 1988
Folder 6 Report, Demographics of Targeted Counties, 1988
Folder 7 Report, "Minimum Winning Coalition Analysis," 1987
Folder 8 Republican Platform Booklet, 1988
Folder 9 Riverboat Reception Proposal, 1988
Folder 10 Rizzo, Frank, Letter to Voters, Drafts, 1988
Folder 11 RNC Opposition Research Booklet, 1987
Folder 12 Senior Citizens for Bush, Meeting Minutes, 1988
Folder 13 Speakers, Calendar and Surrogate Speaker Facts, 1988
Folder 14-16 Speakers, Requests, 1988
Folder 17 Speakers, Roster, 1988
Folder 18 Speech Cards and Notes, 1988
Folder 19 Speech Surrogates and Module Speeches, 1988
Folder 20-21 Victory '88 Binder, 1988

Box 38
Folder 1 Victory '88 Budget and Staffing Binder, 1988
Folder 2 Victory '88 Fundraising Event, Sample Invitation, 1988
Folder 3 Voter Coalitions, Black Voters, Article Packets, 1988
Folder 4 Voter Coalitions, Catholics for Bush, 1988
Folder 5 Voter Coalitions, Drug-Free America, 1988
Folder 6 Voter Coalitions, Hispanics for Bush, 1988
Folder 7 Voter Coalitions, Labor Contact Lists, 1988
Folder 8 Voter Coalitions, Lawyers for Bush, 1988
Folder 9 Voter Coalitions, Women, 1988

Subseries 8. George H. W. Bush (For President) 1992, 1990-1992

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 8 contains correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, reports, and other records relating to Hillman’s involvement in George H.W. Bush’s campaign for reelection in 1992.

Folder 10 Allegheny County Volunteers and Candidates, Contact Lists, 1992
Folder 11 Autumn Leaf Festival Appearance, 1992
Folder 12 Bumper and Campaign Stickers, 1992
Folder 13 Bush-Quayle '92 Spring Meeting, Minutes and Notes, 1991
Folder 14 Campaign Staff Resumes, 1992
Folder 15 Campaign Strategy Binder, 1992
Folder 16 Citizens for Bush, 1992
Folder 17 Congressional Meeting, Agenda, c. 1992
Folder 18 Concordia Club, Speaking Engagement, 1992
Folder 19 Copy of Campaign Strategy, "Mike Smith for Senate," 1991
Folder 20-28 Correspondence, 1992
Folder 29 County Coordinators, Contact Lists, 1992
Folder 30 Dispelling Myths of the Bush Record, 1992
Folder 31 Duquesne Luncheon, 1992
Folder 32 Electoral College, Notes, 1992
Folder 33 Electoral System, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1992

Box 39
Folder 1 Environmental Record, Newspaper Clippings and Reports, 1990-1992
Folder 2 Finances, Expense list for "Victory '92" program, 1992
Folder 3 Finances, Finance Meeting Minutes and Expense List, 1992
Folder 4 Finances, National and State Finance Committees, 1992
Folder 5 Finances, Regional Funding Goals and Fundraising Fact Sheets, 1992
Folder 6 Fundraising Event Invitations, 1991
Folder 7 Fundraising Meeting Minutes, 1991
Folder 8 Gleason, Christopher, 1990-1991
Folder 9 GOP Riverfront Rally, Mailings and Flyers, 1992
Folder 10 Handwritten Note on Bill Clinton, 1992
Folder 11 Indiana County Lincoln Day Dinner, 1992
Folder 12 Letters of Condolence upon Loss of Campaign, 1992
Folder 13 List of Retirements for the 1992 Election Cycle, 1992
Folder 14 Mailings, Allegheny Conference on Community Development, 1992
Folder 15 Mailings, Bush-Quayle Volunteers, 1992
Folder 16 Mailings, Campaign Bulletins, 1992
Folder 17 Mailings, Churches, 1992
Folder 18 Mailings, County Contacts, 1992
Folder 19 Mailings, Drafts to members of Bush-Quayle Network, 1992
Folder 20 Mailings, Ethnic Voters, 1992
Folder 21 Mailings, Mailing List for Announcement of Pennsylvania Bush Campaign, 1992
Folder 22 Mailings, Mailing List for Campaign Bulletins, 1992
Folder 23 Mailings, Past Contributors, 1992
Folder 24-29 Memoranda, 1992

Box 40
Folder 1 National Voter Coalition Rosters, 1992
Folder 2 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1990-1992
Folder 3 Pennsylvania Campaign Leadership, County Contact Phone Lists, 1992
Folder 4 Pennsylvania Campaign Leadership, Meeting Minutes and Planning Materials, 1992
Folder 5 Pennsylvania Campaign Leadership, Targeted Counties and Delegation Profiles, 1992
Folder 6 Pennsylvania Campaign Leadership Organization, Notes, 1991-1992
Folder 7 Pennsylvania Campaign Map, 1992
Folder 8 Pennsylvania Statewide Survey Results, 1992
Folder 9 Pennsylvania Voter Coalition Leaders, Contact Lists, 1992
Folder 10 Pittsburgh Luncheon, Fact Sheet, 1992
Folder 11 Polling, Notes, 1992
Folder 12 Polling, Proposed Poll, 1992
Folder 13 Preliminary Campaign Organizational Notes, 1991
Folder 14 Press Kit, County to County Media guide, 1992
Folder 15 Press Kit, Fact Sheets, 1992
Folder 16 Press Kit, Media Updates, 1992
Folder 17 Press Kit, "President Bush on the Issues" Statements, 1992
Folder 18 Press Kit, Speech Cards, 1992
Folder 19 Press Kit, Speech Notes and Talking Points, 1992
Folder 20 Press Release for Pennsylvania Bush-Quayle Leadership Announcement, 1992
Folder 21 Press Releases and Media Updates, 1992
Folder 22 Republican National Committee Northeast Regional Meeting, Agenda and Notes, 1992
Folder 23 Republican National Committee Northeast Regional Meeting, Communications Department Information, 1992
Folder 24 Republican National Committee Northeast Regional Meeting, Contact Lists, 1992
Folder 25 Republican National Committee Northeast Regional Meeting, Election Data, 1992
Folder 26 Republican National Committee Northeast Regional Meeting, Minutes and Polling Data, 1992
Folder 27 Republican National Committee Northeast Regional Meeting, Talking points, notes, and articles, 1992
Folder 28 Republican National Convention Delegation, Correspondence, 1991-1992
Folder 29 Republican National Convention Delegation, Delegate and Alternate Lists, 1992

Box 41
Folder 1 Republican National Convention Delegation, Delegate Correspondence and Profiles, 1991-1992
Folder 2 Republican National Convention Delegation, Delegate Profile Reports, 1991-1992
Folder 3 Republican National Convention Delegation, Delegate Selection Procedures, 1991-1992
Folder 4 Republican National Convention Delegation, Delegate Totals and Delegates at Large Reports, 1992
Folder 5 Republican National Convention Delegation, Memoranda, 1991-1992
Folder 6 Republican National Convention Delegation, Notes and Reports, 1992
Folder 7 Republican National Convention Delegation, Primary Candidate Withdrawal Form, 1992
Folder 8 Republican State Committee, Meeting Minutes and Agendas, 1992
Folder 9 Satellite Program, Remarks by Richard Bond and Bob Teeter, 1992
Folder 10 Script for Bush Event Co-Chaired by Pete Love, 1992
Folder 11 Southwest Caucus, Meeting Minutes and Notes, 1992
Folder 12 State Campaign Leadership Directory, 1992
Folder 13 State Caucus Meetings, Agendas and Notes, 1992
Folder 14 State Caucus Meetings, Attendance Rosters, 1992
Folder 15 State Caucus Meetings, Memoranda, 1992
Folder 16 State Caucus Meetings, Travel Booking Materials, 1992
Folder 17 State Minimum Vote Analysis Report, 1992
Folder 18 State Party Building Program Guidelines, 1992
Folder 19 State Primaries, Notes, 1992
Folder 20 State Republicans for Clinton-Gore, List of Names, 1992
Folder 21 State Republicans for Clinton-Gore, Newspaper Clippings, 1992
Folder 22 Statement of Support for Bush by Hillman, 1992
Folder 23 Visit by Governor Bill Weld, 1992
Folder 24 Voter Coalitions, African-Americans, 1992
Folder 25 Voter Coalitions, Croatian, 1991-1992
Folder 26 Voter Coalitions, Democrats for Bush, 1992
Folder 27 Voter Coalitions, General, 1991-1992
Folder 28 Voter Coalitions, Gulf War Veterans, 1992
Folder 29 Voter Coalitions, Healthcare, 1991
Folder 30 Voter Coalitions, Jewish, 1992
Folder 31 Yeakel for Senate Campaign Information, 1992

Subseries 9. George W. Bush (For President) 2000, 1997-2001

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 9 contains correspondence, memoranda, mailings, newspaper clippings and other materials relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the Presidential Campaign of George W. Bush in 2000. Coming out of retirement, she took part in Bush’s Presidential Exploratory Committee and helped to plan campaign events and visits of Bush family members including former First Lady Barbara Bush.


Box 42
Folder 1 Announcement, Hillman to be Honorary State Chair of Presidential Exploratory Committee, 1999
Folder 2 Biography of Governor George W. Bush, 1999
Folder 3 Bush, Barbara, Brunch Event Planning Documents, 2000
Folder 4 Bush, Barbara, Brunch Invitations, 2000
Folder 5 Bush, Barbara, Brunch List of Key Contacts and Guest List, 2000
Folder 6 Bush, Barbara, Magazine Article, 2000
Folder 7 Bush Breakfast, Event Booking Notes and Invoices, 1999
Folder 8 Bush Breakfast, Event Proposal and Planning Notes, 1999
Folder 9 Bush, George H.W., Visit to Pennsylvania, 1999
Folder 10 Campaign Bumper Stickers, Pamphlets, and Postcards, 1999-2000
Folder 11 Campaign Updates, The Bush Report, 1999-2000
Folder 12 Cleveland Committee on Foreign Relations, Military Trip Report, 1999
Folder 13 Contribution Request Addresses, 1999
Folder 14 Correspondence, 1998-1999
Folder 15 County Leadership Lists, c.1999
Folder 16 Fundraising, Calendar of Events, 1999
Folder 17 Fundraising, Guidelines and Rules, 1999
Folder 18 Fundraising, Mailing Instructions and Sample Letters, 1999
Folder 19 Fundraising, Presidential Exploratory Committee Fundraising Packet, 1999
Folder 20 Fundraising, Reception Event, Invitation, 1999
Folder 21 Fundraising, Sample Forms, 1999
Folder 22 GOP Debate, Excerpts, 1999
Folder 23 Governor Bush Luncheon, Resumes and Bios of Attendees, 1999
Folder 24 Inaugural Commemoratives Booklet, 2000-2001
Folder 25 Inaugural Events, Baker Botts Open House Reception, Invitation, 2001
Folder 26 Inaugural Events, Baker Botts Reception Honoring George H.W. Bush, Invitation, 2001
Folder 27 Inaugural Events, Inaugural Salute to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Invitation, 2001
Folder 28 Inaugural Events, Republican Leadership Council Celebration, 2001
Folder 29 Inaugural Events, Scheduling and Registration, 2000-2001
Folder 30 Inauguration Ceremony Invitation, 2001
Folder 31 McCain, John, 2000
Folder 32 Memoranda, 1999-2000

Box 43
Folder 1-4 Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1997-2000
Folder 5 Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, Women's Issues, 2000
Folder 6 Non-Allocable Party Building Programs Guidelines, 2000
Folder 7 Presidential Exploratory Committee, List of Contributors [incomplete], 1999
Folder 8 Press Kit, Education Talking Points, 2000
Folder 9 Press Kit, George W. Bush Speech Summary and Talking Points, 1999
Folder 10 Press Kit, Social Security Talking Points, 2000
Folder 11 Press Kit, Talking Points Packet, 2000
Folder 12 RNC Analysis of Speech by Gore, 2000
Folder 13 Women's Committee for Finance, Contact List, 1999
Folder 14 Women's Committee for Finance, List of Fundraising Events, 1999
Folder 15 Women's Committee for Finance, Speeches by Bush on Key Issues, 1999

Subseries 10. William W. Scranton (Pa Governor) 1962, 1962-1963

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 10 contains records related to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the 1962 Gubernatorial campaign of William Warren Scranton. Hillman, with the help of her friend and fellow party member, Wendell Freeland, helped to organize a rally at the Civic Arena in downtown Pittsburgh. The rally was a success, as indicated by a congratulatory telegram sent by Scranton. This subseries also contains an invitation and ticket to the Gubernatorial Inaugural Ball.


Box 44
Folder 1 Inaugural Ball Invitation and Ticket, 1963
Folder 2 Newspaper Clippings, 1962-1963
Folder 3 Rally at Civic Arena, Newspaper Clippings and Telegram of Congratulations from Scranton, 1962

Subseries 11. Richard Thornburgh (Pa Governor) 1978, 1977-1979

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 11 contains correspondence, notes, and other records related to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the 1978 Gubernatorial campaign of Richard L. Thornburgh. Hillman acted as co-chair of Thornburgh’s primary campaign for governor, playing a key role in helping win him the candidacy and later the governorship.

Folder 4 Campaign Expenses, 1978
Folder 5 Correspondence, 1978-1979
Folder 6 County Map and Primary Voting Totals, 1978
Folder 7 Handwritten notes, 1978
Folder 8 Hempfield Township Dinner Honoring Thornburgh, Program, 1977
Folder 9 Inauguration Ceremony, Correspondence, 1978
Folder 10 Memoranda and County Contact List, 1977-1978

Subseries 12. H. John Heinz III (U. S. Congress) 1971, 1971

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 12 contains correspondence, press statements, newspaper clippings, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in H. John Heinz III’s campaign for U.S. Congress in 1971. Hillman chaired Labor for Heinz, and was successful in organizing and leveraging labor and union support for Heinz’s Congressional Campaign.

Folder 11 Campaign Finances and Contributions, 1971
Folder 12 Campaign Leaflets and Newsletters, 1971
Folder 13 Correspondence, 1971
Folder 14 List of Building Trades and Federal Regulation on Campaign Support, 1971
Folder 15 Newspaper Clippings and Newsletters, 1971
Folder 16 Political Climate Report for the 18th Congressional District, 1971
Folder 17 Press Statements by Labor Leaders in Support of Heinz, 1971
Folder 18 Proposal for Role of the Candidate's Wife, 1971
Folder 19 Telephone Survey for the 18th Congressional District, 1971

Subseries 13. H. John Heinz III (U. S. Senate) 1982, 1977-1982

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 13 contains correspondence, media production, and speech notes relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in H. John Heinz III’s 1982 Senatorial Campaign. Hillman served on the state steering committee for Heinz for Senate. ( Never a Spectator, 115)

Folder 20 Campaign Update and Planning Session Notes, 1982
Folder 21 Correspondence, 1982
Folder 22 John Heinz for Senate Committee, Media Production Costs, 1977
Folder 23 Nomination Speech delivered by Hillman to Republican State Committee of Pennsylvania, 1982

Subseries 14. Tom Ridge (Multiple Campaigns), 1982-1997

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 14 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, planning documents, memoranda, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s support in Tom Ridge’s 1982 Congressional Campaign, as well as his 1994 and 1998 Gubernatorial Campaigns.

Folder 24 Congressional Campaign, 1982
Folder 25 Congressional Campaign, Newspaper Clipping, 1989
Folder 26 Gubernatorial Campaign, Breakfast for Tom Ridge, 1993
Folder 27 Gubernatorial Campaign, Chester County Council of Republican Women, Speech notes, c.1993-1994
Folder 28 Gubernatorial Campaign, Correspondence, 1993-1994
Folder 29 Gubernatorial Campaign, "Empowerment Projects" Packet, 1994
Folder 30 Gubernatorial Campaign, "First for Ridge" Lapel Pin Graphic, c. 1993
Folder 31 Gubernatorial Campaign, Inaugural Committee Contributions Guide, 1998-1999
Folder 32 Gubernatorial Campaign, Inaugural Events Committee List and Itinerary, 1994-1995
Folder 33 Gubernatorial Campaign, Inaugural Gala Concert Planning Documents, 1994-1995

Box 45
Folder 1 Gubernatorial Campaign, Mailings, 1993-1994
Folder 2 Gubernatorial Campaign, Memoranda, 1993-1994
Folder 3-5 Gubernatorial Campaign, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1993-1998
Folder 6 Gubernatorial Campaign, Reception to Honor Governor-Elect Tom Ridge, List of Invitees, 1994

Subseries 15. Barbara Hafer (Multiple Campaigns), 1980-2006

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 15 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, surveys, notes, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in Barbara Hafer’s numerous political campaigns. Much of the material covers her campaign for Allegheny County Commissioner in 1983, and for Governor in 1990. Also included are records related to her campaigns for State Treasurer in 1996, Lieutenant Governor in 1986, as well as Republican Party of Allegheny County Vice-Chair, and an exploratory campaign for Governor from 2001-2002.

Folder 7 County Commissioner Campaign, Budget Requirements, 1983
Folder 8 County Commissioner Campaign, Campaign Mailings, 1983
Folder 9 County Commissioner Campaign, Contact List, 1983
Folder 10 County Commissioner Campaign, Correspondence, 1983
Folder 11 County Commissioner Campaign, Letters from Elsie Hillman and Teresa Heinz in Support of Hafer, 1983
Folder 12 County Commissioner Campaign, List of County Appointments, 1984
Folder 13 County Commissioner Campaign, Memoranda, 1983
Folder 14 County Commissioner Campaign, Newspaper Clippings, 1983-1984
Folder 15 County Commissioner Campaign, Phone Messages, 1983
Folder 16 County Commissioner Campaign, Press Material, 1983
Folder 17 County Commissioner Campaign, Promissory Note to Hafer Campaign, 1983
Folder 18 Exploratory Gubernatorial Campaign, 2001-2002
Folder 19 Gubernatorial Campaign, Campaign Planning Notes, 1990
Folder 20 Gubernatorial Campaign, Correspondence, 1989-1990
Folder 21 Gubernatorial Campaign, County Coordinators Phone List, 1990
Folder 22 Gubernatorial Campaign, Fundraising Event Guide, 1990
Folder 23 Gubernatorial Campaign, Guest List for Hafer Reception, 1990
Folder 24 Gubernatorial Campaign, Hafer Finance Plan Notes, 1990
Folder 25 Gubernatorial Campaign, List of Key Contacts, 1990
Folder 26 Gubernatorial Campaign, Lutherans Jail Roth Press Release, 1989
Folder 27 Gubernatorial Campaign, Memoranda, 1990
Folder 28 Gubernatorial Campaign, Newspaper Articles and Magazine Clippings, 1989-1990
Folder 29 Gubernatorial Campaign, Republican Primary Leadership Committee, 1990
Folder 30 Gubernatorial Campaign, Statement of Elsie Hillman in support of Hafer, 1990
Folder 31 Lieutenant Gubernatorial Campaign, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1985-1986
Folder 32 Lieutenant Gubernatorial Campaign, Survey Results, 1985
Folder 33 Republican Committee of Allegheny County Vice-Chair Campaign, 1980
Folder 34 State Treasurer Campaign, 1996

Subseries 16. Elmer McClung (Pittsburgh City Council) 1986, 1985-1986

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 16 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s interest and involvement in the campaign of Elmer McClung for Pittsburgh City council in 1986. When the city Democratic Party failed to produce any African-American candidates, Elsie pushed for McClung, an African-American Republican from East Liberty, to be a candidate on the Republican ticket.


Box 46
Folder 1 1985 Republican City Platform, 1985
Folder 2 Candidate Resume, 1985
Folder 3 Correspondence, 1985-1986
Folder 4 Handwritten Notes, 1985
Folder 5 Media Campaign Budget and Press Release Draft, 1985
Folder 6 Newspaper Clippings, 1985-1986

Subseries 17. Various Campaigns, 1966-2013

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 17 contains records relating to campaigns in which Elsie Hillman either had interest in or was actively involved in. These include various mayoral, gubernatorial, congressional, as well as campaigns for Pittsburgh City Council, County Executive, and judicial posts. Also in this subseries is a list of contributions made to both the campaigns of Tom Ridge and Barbara Hafer.

Folder 7 Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, 2013
Folder 8 Atkinson, Eugene (US Congress), Correspondence and Memoranda, 1982
Folder 9 Atkinson, Eugene (US Congress), Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1982
Folder 10 Baker, Howard (Presidential), 1979-1980
Folder 11 Clinger, Bill (US Congress), 1985
Folder 12 Cossetti, Joseph (Pittsburgh Mayoral), 1977
Folder 13 Dole, Robert (Presidential), Newspaper Clippings, 1996
Folder 14 Dole, Robert (Presidential), Thank You Card Signed by Phone Bank Workers, 1996
Folder 15 Fleck, Dan (County Commissioner), 1991
Folder 16 Holtzman, Marc (US Congress), Correspondence, 1985-1986
Folder 17 Holtzman, Marc (US Congress), Mailings, 1985-1986
Folder 18 Holtzman, Marc (US Congress), Press, 1984-1986
Folder 19 Hunt, William R. (County Commissioner), Correspondence, 1970-1971
Folder 20 Hunt, William R. (County Commissioner), Press, 1970-1971
Folder 21 Jacob, Ted (Republican County Chair), 1979
Folder 22 Jacob, Ted (US Congress), 1978
Folder 23 Jacob, Ted (US Congress), 1982
Folder 24 Lewis, Drew (Gubernatorial), Correspondence, 1973-1974
Folder 25 Lewis, Drew (Gubernatorial), Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1973-1974
Folder 26 Lewis, Drew (Gubernatorial), Nomination Acceptance Remarks and Primary Proposal, 1973-1974
Folder 27 Maddoff, Michelle (City Council), 1975
Folder 28 Maddoff, Michelle (City Council), 1978
Folder 29 Markowitz, Bernie (State General Assembly), 1972
Folder 30 Markowitz, Harry (State General Assembly), 1966
Folder 31 McCullough, Patricia (Judiciary), 2005
Folder 32 McGregor, Jim (Judiciary), 1973-1975
Folder 33 McGregor, Jim (State Senate), 1971
Folder 34 Nixon, Richard M. (Presidential), 1960
Folder 35 Nixon, Richard M. (Presidential), 1968
Folder 36 Peirce, Robert (Clerk for County Courts), 1971
Folder 37 Pittsburgh City Council Races, 1999
Folder 38 Pittsburgh Mayoral Sticker Campaign, 1973
Folder 39 Roddey, Jim (County Executive), Congratulatory Correspondence, 1999
Folder 40 Roddey, Jim (County Executive), Mailing and Campaign Card, 1999
Folder 41 Roddey, Jim (County Executive), Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1999

Box 47
Folder 1 Santorum, Rick (US Congress), 1990
Folder 2 Santorum, Rick (US Congress), Invitation to Fundraising Reception, 1991
Folder 3 Schweiker, Richard (US Senate), Correspondence, 1973-1974
Folder 4 Schweiker, Richard (US Senate), Press and Mailings, 1974
Folder 5 Scranton, William Jr, (Gubernatorial), 1986
Folder 6 Scranton, William Jr, (Gubernatorial), 2005-2006
Folder 7 Shafer, Raymond P. (Gubernatorial), "Allegheny Armpit" Invitations, 1967
Folder 8 Shafer, Raymond P. (Gubernatorial), Inaugural Events Correspondence, 1966-1967
Folder 9 Shafer, Raymond P. (Gubernatorial), Inaugural Events Initiations, Schedules and Travel Documents, 1966-1967
Folder 10 Shafer, Raymond P. (Gubernatorial), Notes on the Allegheny Armpit Club, 1967
Folder 11 Shanaman, Susan (Auditor General), 1984
Folder 12 Sneath, Henry (Pittsburgh Mayoral), 1985
Folder 13 State Elections, List of Nominees, 1974
Folder 14 Swartz, Lee (Judicial), 1983-1984
Folder 15 Tabor, John (Pittsburgh Mayoral), 1969
Folder 16 Tabor, John (State Secretary of Internal Affairs), 1966
Folder 17 Thomas, Stan (Pennsylvania General Assembly), 1977-1980
Folder 18 Contributions Made to Ridge and Hafer Campaigns, 1993-2001

Series III. Other Political Activity, 1956-2012

Scope and Content Notes:

Series III contains correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s additional political activities. This includes organizations and institutions not directly related to Republican Party activities or political campaigns. In addition to these organizations, there are several subseries detailing Elsie Hillman’s interactions with First Families as well as relationships with political allies including Senators H. John Heinz, Hugh Scott, Arlen Specter, as well as Governors William W. Scranton, Richard Thornburgh, and Tom Ridge.

Subseries 1. Commission on White House Fellowships, 1975-1996

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains correspondence, biographies, memoranda, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s involvement as a member of the Commission on White House Fellowship. As an appointed member, Hillman was involved in helping to select and interview candidates for White House Fellowships which aimed to give fellows experience working at the highest levels of government.

Folder 19 Appointment to Commission, Newspaper Clipping, c. 1975-1976
Folder 20 Correspondence, 1976-1995
Folder 21 Evaluation of Selection Criteria, 1995
Folder 22 Fellowships Program Booklet, 1976
Folder 23 Informational Booklet for Applicants, 1993
Folder 24 Memoranda, 1994-1995
Folder 25 Miami Regional Panel Event, Event Guide, 1994
Folder 26 Press Releases, 1994-1995
Folder 27 Regional Finalist List and Biographies, 1995
Folder 28 Regional Panelist List and Biographies, 1995
Folder 29 Regional Selection Panel, 1975-1976
Folder 30 White House Fellows Brochure, 1996

Subseries 2. Delegation for Friendship Among Women, 1971-1977

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains correspondence, press records, reports, and memoranda on Elsie Hillman’s involvement with the Delegation for Friendship Among Women. An international organization aimed at nurturing cooperation amongst women, much of the material in this subseries was aimed at the organization of a delegation trip to China, upon the resumption of U.S.–China relations in the 1970s.

Folder 31 Correspondence, 1971-1977
Folder 32 Information on Chinese Historical and Economic Background [acquired by Hillman], 1971-1972
Folder 33 Memoranda, 1971-1972
Folder 34 Press and Reports on China, 1971-1972
Folder 35 Senator Scott's Trip to China, Correspondence and Reports, 1977
Folder 36 Trip Program and Visa Application Materials, 1971-1972

Subseries 3. National Center for Voluntary Action, 1969-1973

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 3 contains correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, and other related records covering Elsie Hillman’s involvement with the National Center for Voluntary Action (NCVA). An organization established in 1969 by President Richard Nixon, the NCVA was aimed at encouraging volunteerism throughout the nation. Elsie Hillman was appointed a chairperson by Nixon in 1969. Much of the material within this subseries is relating to the formative years of the NCVA in the form of meeting minutes and reports.


Box 48
Folder 1 Appalachian Regional Commission Voluntary Efforts Program, c. 1969
Folder 2 Appointment to National Center for Voluntary Action Board, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1969
Folder 3-5 Correspondence, 1969-1973
Folder 6 List of Pledged Contributions, c.1969-1970
Folder 7-8 Meeting Minutes, 1969-1970
Folder 9 Memoranda, 1969
Folder 10 Million and Over Conference, List of Key Points, 1969
Folder 11 Notes, 1969
Folder 12 Pamphlets and Newsletters, 1969-1970
Folder 13 Pennsylvania Volunteer Awards, Winners, 1973
Folder 14 Preliminary Budget Requirements, Draft, 1969
Folder 15 Program Guideline Documents, 1969
Folder 16-17 Reports, 1968-1972
Folder 18 Resolution on Volunteerism, 1971
Folder 19 Resource Directory Book, "Clearinghouse," 1970
Folder 20 Speech Materials on Volunteerism, 1970
Folder 21 Statements and Press Releases, 1969-1971

Subseries 4. President's Drug Advisory Council, 1989-1992

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 4 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and meeting minutes covering Hillman’s involvement as a member of the President’s Drug Advisory Council. Appointed by President George H.W. Bush in 1989, Hillman served as a member until 1992. The council was aimed at the prevention of the spread of the use and abuse of illegal drugs.

Folder 22 Booklets and Informational Materials, 1990
Folder 23 Charter and Briefing Paper, 1989-1990
Folder 24 Correspondence, 1990-1991
Folder 25 Meeting Agendas and Minutes, 1990
Folder 26 Memoranda, 1990
Folder 27 National Drug-Control Strategy Packets, 1990
Folder 28 National Leadership Forum: "Community Coalitions from Neighborhood to Nation", Program, 1992
Folder 29 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1989-1991
Folder 30 Notes, c.1990
Folder 31 Subcommittee Assignments List, 1990
Folder 32 Subcommittee on Private Prison Systems, Notes, 1990

Subseries 5. Presidential Delegation to the Gambia, 1990-1991

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 5 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and briefing materials covering Elsie Hillman’s involvement as a member as a Presidential Delegation to the nation of The Gambia in 1990. In celebration of the The Gambia’s 25th Anniversary. Also present in the delegation were future President George W. Bush, and First Lady Laura Bush.


Box 49
Folder 1 Correspondence, 1990
Folder 2-3 Delegation Binder Materials, 1990
Folder 4 Delegation Name Badge, 1990
Folder 5 Invitations and Programs for Events, 1990
Folder 6 Newspaper and Magazine Clippings on The Gambia, 1990-1991
Folder 7 Notes, 1990

Subseries 6. Personal Interactions with First Families, 1956-2012

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 6 contains correspondence, Christmas cards, invitations, newspaper clippings, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s friendships and personal interactions with President’s and their families.

Since the beginning of her political career Hillman maintained an interest and oftentimes, a relationship with the Republican Presidents. Working for the Eisenhower Campaigns in 1952 and 1956, there is a small amount of material on Eisenhower’s legacy, and a dinner program for an event held in his honor. Additionally, Hillman developed a friendship with President Gerald Ford and first Lady Betty Ford, after working to support him in his 1976 Presidential Campaign resulting in an exchange of letters and Christmas cards throughout the years.

The majority of this subseries is material detailing Elsie Hillman’s lasting friendship with the Bush family, in particular President George H.W. Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush. Hillman, a distant relative of George H.W. Bush, was an early supporter in his 1980 Presidential Campaign, instrumental in helping him defeat Ronald Reagan in the Pennsylvania Primary. Hillman continued to support Bush throughout his political career has remained a close friend of the former President and First Lady.

The section relating to the Bush family contains a large amount of correspondence between Hillman and various members of the Bush family, Christmas Cards, and invitations and announcements of numerous events.

Section: Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1956-2002

Folder 8 Article from The Keynoter on 1952 Campaign, 2002
Folder 9 Salute to Eisenhower Dinner, Program, 1956
Folder 10 "Security in the Free World" Address, 1959

Section: Richard M. Nixon, c.1950s-1994

Folder 11 Correspondence, Richard Nixon to Elsie Hillman, March 27, 1967
Folder 12 Correspondence, Richard Nixon to Elsie Hillman, July 13, 1970
Folder 13 Correspondence, Richard Nixon to Elsie Hillman, November 11, 1971
Folder 14 Correspondence, Richard Nixon to Elsie Hillman, December 30, 1972
Folder 15 Invitation Card signed by Nixon, c.1950s
Folder 16 Nixon Administration Contact List and Directory, 1971
Folder 17 Remarks by Hillman to Media on Death of Nixon, 1994

Section: Gerald R. and Betty Ford, 1968-2003

Folder 18 American Enterprise Institute, 1984
Folder 19 Betty Ford, Abrasax Foundation Dinner, 1983
Folder 20 Betty Ford, Tribute Event, 2003
Folder 21 Children's Hospital Golf Tournament, 1981
Folder 22 Christmas Card, Ford Extended Family, 1998
Folder 23 Christmas Card, Ford Extended Family, 1999
Folder 24 Christmas Card, Gerald and Betty Ford, 2002
Folder 25 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, January 3, 1968
Folder 26 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, October 23, 1975
Folder 27 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, August 6, 1976
Folder 28 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, September, 7 1976
Folder 29 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, November 29, 1976
Folder 30 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, November 3, 1982
Folder 31 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Gerald Ford, November 5, 1982
Folder 32 Correspondence, Betty Ford to Elsie Hillman, June 6, 1983
Folder 33 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, May 19, 1984
Folder 34 Correspondence, Elise Hillman to Gerald Ford, June 11, 1984
Folder 35 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, March 25, 1988
Folder 36 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Gerald Ford, March 13, 1997
Folder 37 Correspondence, Gerald Ford to Elsie Hillman, April 1, 1997
Folder 38 Correspondence, Charles Reichblum to Gerald Ford, October 3, 2003
Folder 39 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Judy (c/o Gerald Ford), November 25, 2003
Folder 40 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Judy (c/o Gerald Ford), December 1, 2003
Folder 41 Presidential Address on Economic and Energy Plan, 1975

Section: Ronald W. Reagan, 1975-2004

Folder 42 Christmas Card, Ronald and Nancy Reagan, 1982
Folder 43 Correspondence, Ronald Reagan to Elsie Hillman, September 22, 1975
Folder 44 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Ronald Reagan, July 8, 1980
Folder 45 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Nancy Reagan, January 8, 1986
Folder 46 Correspondence, Nancy Reagan to Elsie Hillman, October 2, 1986
Folder 47 Correspondence, Ronald Reagan to Elsie Hillman, January 13, 1989
Folder 48 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Nancy Reagan, March 3, 1997
Folder 49 Newspaper Clippings, 1979-1981
Folder 50 Memorial Service Program and Personal Statement of Hillman on Death of Ronald Reagan, 2004
Folder 51 Reagan Presidency Booklet, "Peace and Security," 1983

Box 50
Folder 1 Reagan Presidency Booklet, "Two Years of Progress," 1983
Folder 2 Reagan Presidency Booklet, "The Williamsburg Economic Summit," 1983
Folder 3 State of the Union Address, 1987
Folder 4 White House Dinner, Invitation, 1986
Folder 5 White House Dinner Honoring the Prime Minister of Sweden, Invitation, 1987
Folder 6 White House Dinner Honoring Republican National Committee, Invitation, 1986
Folder 7 White House Issue Briefs, 1987
Folder 8 White House Luncheon, Invitation, 1988
Folder 9 White House Reception, Invitation, 1982
Folder 10 White House Reception, Invitation, 1986
Folder 11 White House Reception, Invitation, 1987
Folder 12 White House Reception, Invitation, 1988
Folder 13 White House Reception in Celebration of the Chemical People II, Invitation, undated
Folder 14 White House Reception in Honor of the Jefferson Circle, Invitation, 1986

Section: George H.W. and Barbara Bush, 1978-2012

Folder 15 Aircraft Carrier George H.W. Bush, Christening Invitation, 2006
Folder 16 Article on Presidential Legacy, 2012
Folder 17 Barbara Bush, Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1981-1985
Folder 18 Barbara Bush, Signed Name Card, undated
Folder 19 Barbara Bush's Visit to Pittsburgh, Newspaper Clippings, 1989
Folder 20 Best Wishes Card, c.1988-1992
Folder 21 Camp David, Official Certificate of Visit, 1989
Folder 22 Card, Skydiving George H.W. Bush, c.2000
Folder 23 Card Stock Print of George and Barbara Bush, c.1992
Folder 24 Christmas Brunch, Invitation, 1981
Folder 25 Christmas Card, Bush Extended Family, 1986
Folder 26 Christmas Card, Bush Extended Family, 1987
Folder 27 Christmas Card, Bush Extended Family, 1999
Folder 28 Christmas Card, Bush Extended Family, 2000
Folder 29 Christmas Card, Bush Extended Family, 2005
Folder 30 Christmas Card, Bush Extended Family, 2010
Folder 31 Christmas Card, Bush Extended Family, c. 2000s
Folder 32 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, c. 1970s
Folder 33 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, 1990
Folder 34 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, 1994
Folder 35 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, 1995
Folder 36 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, 1996
Folder 37 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, c. 1997
Folder 38 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, 1998
Folder 39 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, 2006
Folder 40 Christmas Card, George and Barbara Bush, c. 2000s
Folder 41 Christmas Card, George W. and Laura Bush, c. 1997
Folder 42 Christmas Card, George W. and Laura Bush, 1998
Folder 43 Christmas Card, George W. and Laura Bush, 1999
Folder 44 Christmas Card, George W. and Laura Bush, 2001
Folder 45 Christmas Card, George W. and Laura Bush, 2003
Folder 46 Chronology of Interactions with George H.W. Bush written by Hillman, 1980-1990
Folder 47 CIA Headquarters Dedication Announcement, 1998
Folder 48 Columbus Day Concert, 1988
Folder 49 Commemorative Bookmark
Folder 50 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H. W. Bush, September 6, 1975
Folder 51 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 3, 1978
Folder 52 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 8, 1978
Folder 53 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 28, 1978
Folder 54 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, April 4, 1978
Folder 55 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 17, 1978
Folder 56 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 5, 1978
Folder 57 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, August 8, 1978
Folder 58 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 20, 1978
Folder 59 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 4, 1978
Folder 60 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 11, 1979
Folder 61 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 30, 1979
Folder 62 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 16, 1979
Folder 63 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 23, 1979
Folder 64 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 25, 1979
Folder 65 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 8, 1979
Folder 66 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 6, 1979
Folder 67 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 8 ,1979
Folder 68 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 28, 1979
Folder 69 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 6, 1979
Folder 70 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 15, 1979
Folder 71 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, February 25, 1980
Folder 72 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 4, 1980
Folder 73 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 24, 1980
Folder 74 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, May 13, 1980

Box 51
Folder 1 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to John G. Brosky, May 26, 1980
Folder 2 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 27, 1980
Folder 3 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 28, 1980
Folder 4 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to John G. Brosky, June 2, 1980
Folder 5 Correspondence, Elsie and Henry Hillman to George H.W. and Barbara Bush, June 7, 1980
Folder 6 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 6, 1980
Folder 7 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 31, 1980
Folder 8 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 4, 1980
Folder 9 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, November 17,1980
Folder 10 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, November 25, 1980
Folder 11 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 4, 1980
Folder 12 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 8, 1980
Folder 13 Correspondence, Nancy Ellis to Elsie Hillman, c. 1980
Folder 14 Correspondence, Jennifer Fitzgerald to Elsie Hillman, January 6, 1981
Folder 15 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 14, 1981
Folder 16 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, January 22, 1981
Folder 17 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, January 27, 1981
Folder 18 Correspondence, Jennifer Fitzgerald to Elsie Hillman, January 30, 1981
Folder 19 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Fitzgerald Bemiss, February 12, 1981
Folder 20 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 23, 1981
Folder 21 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 27, 1981
Folder 22 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 6, 1981
Folder 23 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, April 2, 1981
Folder 24 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 8, 1981
Folder 25 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 13, 1981
Folder 26 Correspondence, John R. Bonassi to Elsie Hillman, June 11, 1981
Folder 27 Correspondence, Jennifer Fitzgerald to Elsie Hillman, June 12, 1981
Folder 28 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Jennifer Fitzgerald, June 16, 1981
Folder 29 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, July 17, 1981
Folder 30 Correspondence, Kathleen Murray to George H.W. Bush, July 24, 1981
Folder 31 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, November 1, 1981
Folder 32 Correspondence, David Roderick to Elsie Hillman, December 3, 1981
Folder 33 Correspondence, A. J. F. O'Reilly to George H.W. Bush, February 18, 1982
Folder 34 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, March 16, 1982
Folder 35 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 22, 1982
Folder 36 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to John G. Brosky, May 15, 1982
Folder 37 Correspondence, Arlin Adams to Elsie Hillman, September 14, 1982
Folder 38 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 12, 1982
Folder 39 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 7, 1982
Folder 40 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 1, 1984
Folder 41 Correspondence, Joseph W. Hagin to Elsie Hillman, February 9, 1984
Folder 42 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, February 14, 1984
Folder 43 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 17, 1984
Folder 44 Correspondence, Robert F. Koslow to George H.W. Bush, November 6, 1984
Folder 45 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Robert Barensfeld, November 27, 1984
Folder 46 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 4, 1985
Folder 47 Correspondence, Jennifer Fitzgerald to Elsie Hillman, February 12, 1985
Folder 48 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, c. April 1985
Folder 49 Correspondence, Jennifer Fitzgerald to Elsie Hillman, May 23, 1985
Folder 50 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, June 7, 1985
Folder 51 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 6, 1985
Folder 52 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 17, 1985
Folder 53 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 23, 1985
Folder 54 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 9, 1985
Folder 55 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 20, 1985
Folder 56 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 25, 1985
Folder 57 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 16, 1986
Folder 58 Correspondence, Albert Van Dusen to Elise Hillman, January 28, 1986
Folder 59 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 11, 1986
Folder 60 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 20, 1986
Folder 61 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 20, 1986
Folder 62 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 20, 1986
Folder 63 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 25, 1986
Folder 64 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 7, 1986
Folder 65 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 15, 1986
Folder 66 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 7, 1986
Folder 67 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 17, 1986
Folder 68 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 19, 1986
Folder 69 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, November 20, 1986
Folder 70 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 14, 1986
Folder 71 Correspondence, Dorothy Bush to Elsie Hillman, c. 1986
Folder 72 Correspondence, Roy Hale to Elsie Hillman, c. 1986
Folder 73 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 21, 1987
Folder 74 Correspondence, Jim Wray to Elsie Hillman, March 30, 1987
Folder 75 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 6, 1987
Folder 76 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 12, 1987
Folder 77 Correspondence, George W. Bush and Lee Atwater to Elsie Hillman, August 20, 1987
Folder 78 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, August 24, 1987
Folder 79 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, August 25, 1987
Folder 80 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 14, 1987
Folder 81 Correspondence, Jennifer Fitzgerald to Elsie Hillman, October 2, 1987
Folder 82 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Henry Hillman, October 6, 1987
Folder 83 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 31, 1987
Folder 84 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 11, 1987
Folder 85 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 12, 1987
Folder 86 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Henry Hillman, November 12, 1987
Folder 87 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 7, 1987
Folder 88 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 11, 1987
Folder 89 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Henry Hillman, December 18, 1987
Folder 90 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, c. 1981-1987
Folder 91 Correspondence, David Bates to Elsie Hillman, c.1987
Folder 92 Correspondence, David Bates to Elsie Hillman, January 11, 1988
Folder 93 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 6, 1988
Folder 94 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 11, 1988
Folder 95 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 16, 1988
Folder 96 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 25, 1988

Box 52
Folder 1 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 11, 1988
Folder 2 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 21, 1988
Folder 3 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 30, 1988
Folder 4 Correspondence, Prescott S. Bush Jr. to Elsie Hillman, October 13, 1988
Folder 5 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 18, 1988
Folder 6 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 27, 1988
Folder 7 Correspondence, Timothy Fisher to Elsie Hillman, November 15, 1988
Folder 8 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, November 17, 1988
Folder 9 Correspondence, John G. Brosky to Elsie Hillman, December 5, 1988
Folder 10 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, December 6, 1988
Folder 11 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to John G. Brosky, December 7, 1988
Folder 12 Correspondence, Prescott S. Bush Jr. to Elsie Hillman, December 12, 1988
Folder 13 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 25, 1988
Folder 14 Correspondence, Prescott S. Bush Jr. to Elsie Hillman, December 29, 1988
Folder 15 Correspondence, David Bates to Elsie Hillman, c.1988
Folder 16 Correspondence, Note of Thanks After Electoral Victory, c.1988
Folder 17 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, c.1981-1989
Folder 18 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, c. 1981-1989
Folder 19 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 11, 1989
Folder 20 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 14, 1989
Folder 21 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 16, 1989
Folder 22 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 21, 1989
Folder 23 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 1, 1989
Folder 24 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 8, 1989
Folder 25 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, June 15, 1989
Folder 26 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, July 7, 1989
Folder 27 Correspondence, Richard F. Morgan to Elsie Hillman, July 12, 1989
Folder 28 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 12, 1989
Folder 29 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 19, 1989
Folder 30 Correspondence, Bettie (Unknown) to Elsie Hillman, October 2, 1989
Folder 31 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 21, 1989
Folder 32 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 30, 1989
Folder 33 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, December 12, 1989
Folder 34 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 12, 1990
Folder 35 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 15, 1990
Folder 36 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 14, 1990
Folder 37 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 2, 1990
Folder 38 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, April 4, 1990
Folder 39 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Joseph W. Haggin, April 19, 1990
Folder 40 Correspondence, Joseph Mahoney to Elsie Hillman, c. April 1990
Folder 41 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 30, 1990
Folder 42 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, October 5, 1990
Folder 43 Correspondence, George Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 14, 1990
Folder 44 Correspondence, Laura Bush to Elsie Hillman, c. 1990
Folder 45 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 12, 1991
Folder 46 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, July 23, 1991
Folder 47 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 11, 1991
Folder 48 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 26, 1991
Folder 49 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 17, 1991
Folder 50 Correspondence, Dan Quayle to Elsie Hillman, October 24, 1991
Folder 51 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 31, 1991
Folder 52 Correspondence, Jonathan Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 4, 1991
Folder 53 Correspondence, Cathy Fenton to Elsie Hillman, January 24, 1992
Folder 54 Correspondence, Don Rhodes to Elsie and Henry Hillman, January 31, 1992
Folder 55 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, April 10, 1992
Folder 56 Correspondence, Brent Scowcroft to Elsie Hillman, April 29, 1992
Folder 57 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, June 16, 1992
Folder 58 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 17, 1992
Folder 59 Correspondence, Dan Quayle to Elsie Hillman, June 27, 1992
Folder 60 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, July 6, 1992
Folder 61 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, July 22, 1992
Folder 62 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 1, 1992
Folder 63 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 13, 1992
Folder 64 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 19, 1992
Folder 65 Correspondence, George Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, November 12, 1992
Folder 66 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 9, 1992
Folder 67 Correspondence, Charles Fagan to Elsie Hillman, December 14, 1992
Folder 68 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, c. 1992
Folder 69 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 13, 1993
Folder 70 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Henry Hillman, March 2, 1993
Folder 71 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, March 8, 1993
Folder 72 Correspondence, Prescott S. Bush Jr. to Elsie Hillman, April 12, 1993
Folder 73 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, May 18, 1993
Folder 74 Correspondence, Rex Scouten to Elsie Hillman, July 21, 1993
Folder 75 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 5, 1993
Folder 76 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 22, 1993
Folder 77 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, January 1, 1994
Folder 78 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 4, 1994
Folder 79 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 6, 1994
Folder 80 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 7, 1994
Folder 81 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, April 17, 1994
Folder 82 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. and Barbara Bush, June 24, 1994
Folder 83 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. and Barbara Bush, July 5, 1994
Folder 84 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, July 12, 1994
Folder 85 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, July 16, 1994
Folder 86 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 7, 1994
Folder 87 Correspondence, Neil Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 11, 1995
Folder 88 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Neil Bush, January 17, 1995
Folder 89 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 21, 1995
Folder 90 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, August 16, 1995
Folder 91 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 1, 1995
Folder 92 Correspondence, Clyde Slease to Elsie Hillman, December 20, 1995

Box 53
Folder 1 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, January 11, 1996
Folder 2 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 22, 1996
Folder 3 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 8, 1996
Folder 4 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, June 25, 1996
Folder 5 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 16, 1996
Folder 6 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, March 13, 1997
Folder 7 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George W. Bush, April 4, 1997
Folder 8 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 11, 1997
Folder 9 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Jack Pidgeon, April 11, 1997
Folder 10 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 24, 1997
Folder 11 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 13, 1997
Folder 12 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Richard Kneedler, June 13, 1997
Folder 13 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, July 30, 1997
Folder 14 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, c. 1997
Folder 15 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, March 10, 1998
Folder 16 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 4, 1998
Folder 17 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 16, 1998
Folder 18 Correspondence, Robert Mosbacher to Elsie Hillman, January 6, 1999
Folder 19 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 15, 1999
Folder 20 Correspondence, Robert Mosbacher to Elsie Hillman, March 5, 1999
Folder 21 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Henry and Elsie Hillman, March 15, 1999
Folder 22 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 31, 1999
Folder 23 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 6, 1999
Folder 24 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, April 7, 1999
Folder 25 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 16, 1999
Folder 26 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 21, 1999
Folder 27 Correspondence, Charles Hermann to Elsie Hillman, May 17, 1999
Folder 28 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 10, 1999
Folder 29 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 26, 1999
Folder 30 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, July 10, 1999
Folder 31 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, August 4, 1999
Folder 32 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 21, 1999
Folder 33 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 19, 1999
Folder 34 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 15, 1999
Folder 35 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 25, 1999
Folder 36 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 18, 2000
Folder 37 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 20, 2000
Folder 38 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George W. Bush, May 23, 2000
Folder 39 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 4, 2000
Folder 40 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 18, 2000
Folder 41 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 21, 2000
Folder 42 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 15, 2001
Folder 43 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, January 24, 2001
Folder 44 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 6, 2001
Folder 45 Correspondence, Mark Nordenberg to Elsie Hillman, February 20, 2001
Folder 46 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 5, 2001
Folder 47 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, August 30, 2001
Folder 48 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, September 6, 2001
Folder 49 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 14, 2001
Folder 50 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, September 20, 2001
Folder 51 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 27, 2001
Folder 52 Correspondence, Dayton Baker to Elsie Hillman, October 23, 2001
Folder 53 Correspondence, Brooke van Geertruyden to Dan Hudak, November 2, 2001
Folder 54 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 2, 2001
Folder 55 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 9, 2002
Folder 56 Correspondence, Jeb Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 11, 2002
Folder 57 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George W. and Laura, January 25, 2002
Folder 58 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Jeb and Columba Bush, January 25, 2002
Folder 59 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Marvin and Margaret Bush, January 25, 2002
Folder 60 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Neil and Sharon Bush, January 25, 2002
Folder 61 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Andrew Card, February 6, 2002
Folder 62 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Brad Blakeman, February 6, 2002
Folder 63 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Karen Hughes, February 6, 2002
Folder 64 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Karl Rove, February 6, 2002
Folder 65 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George W. Bush, February 8, 2002
Folder 66 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 12, 2002
Folder 67 Correspondence, Richard S. Hamilton to Elsie Hillman, March 27, 2002
Folder 68 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 28, 2002
Folder 69 Correspondence, Karl Rove to Elsie Hillman, April 1, 2002
Folder 70 Correspondence, Nancy Holman to George W. Bush, April 4, 2002
Folder 71 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Marvin Bush, May 8, 2002
Folder 72 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George W. Bush, June 20, 2002
Folder 73 Correspondence, George H.W. and Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 24, 2002
Folder 74 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, September 13, 2002
Folder 75 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, October 4, 2002
Folder 76 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, October 7, 2002
Folder 77 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, December 31, 2003
Folder 78 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Barbara Bush, March 1, 2004
Folder 79 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 10, 2004
Folder 80 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 29, 2004
Folder 81 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 9, 2004
Folder 82 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 29, 2004
Folder 83 Correspondence, Colleen Ley to Elsie Hillman, December 16, 2004
Folder 84 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 16, 2004
Folder 85 Correspondence, Tim Neff to George Bush, January 7, 2005
Folder 86 Correspondence, Colleen Ley to Elsie Hillman, January 10, 2005
Folder 87 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 18, 2005
Folder 88 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, January 26, 2005
Folder 89 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 3, 2005
Folder 90 Correspondence, Abraham Twerski to Laura Bush, February 7, 2005
Folder 91 Correspondence, Maurice Cohill to Laura Bush, February 8, 2005
Folder 92 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Laura Bush, February 14, 2005
Folder 93 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 15, 2005
Folder 94 Correspondence, Dorothy Bush Koch to Elsie Hillman, March 28, 2005
Folder 95 Correspondence, Laura Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 12, 2005
Folder 96 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 10, 2006
Folder 97 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, April 11, 2006
Folder 98 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 18, 2006
Folder 99 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 4, 2006
Folder 100 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, December 19, 2006

Box 54
Folder 1 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, March 8, 2007
Folder 2 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, June 4, 2007
Folder 3 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Johno Prascak, October 22, 2007
Folder 4 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 3, 2008
Folder 5 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Henry Hillman, December 9, 2008
Folder 6 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 26, 2009
Folder 7 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 26, 2010
Folder 8 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, June 1, 2010
Folder 9 Correspondence, Laura Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 2 2010
Folder 10 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, June 7, 2010
Folder 11 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, February 9, 2011
Folder 12 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, November 16, 2011
Folder 13 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 24, 2012
Folder 14 Correspondence, George W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, May 1, 2012
Folder 15 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie and Henry Hillman, May 8, 2012
Folder 16 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 16, 2012
Folder 17 Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. and Barbara Bush, May 19, 2012
Folder 18 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, c. 2012
Folder 19 Correspondence, George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, Undated
Folder 20 Correspondence, Toby Hilliard Jr. to Elsie Hillman, Undated
Folder 21 Dinner Honoring Mrs. Francois Mitterand, Invitation, 1984
Folder 22 Dinner Invitation, 1984
Folder 23 Duquesne University Commencement, Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, December 24, 1980
Folder 24 Duquesne University Commencement, Correspondence, Blair Kolasa to Elsie Hillman, c. 1980
Folder 25 Duquesne University Commencement, Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to George H.W. Bush, February 4, 1981
Folder 26 Duquesne University Commencement, Correspondence, Blair Kolasa to Elsie Hillman, February 16, 1981
Folder 27 Duquesne University Commencement, Correspondence, Henry J. McAnulty to Elsie Hillman, March 12, 1981
Folder 28 Duquesne University Commencement, Correspondence, Elsie Hillman to Jennifer Fitzgerald, June 1, 1981
Folder 29 Duquesne University Commencement, Correspondence, Jennifer Fitzgerald to Elsie Hillman, June 10, 1981
Folder 30 Duquesne University Commencement, Honorary Luncheon Guest Lists, 1981
Folder 31 Duquesne University Commencement, Newspaper Clippings, 1981
Folder 32 Duquesne University Commencement, Program, 1981
Folder 33 Duquesne University Commencement, Seating Chart, 1981
Folder 34 Duquesne University Commencement, Thank you letter from George H.W. Bush, May 10, 1981
Folder 35 Duquesne University Commencement, Thank you notes, 1981
Folder 36 Duquesne University Commencement, Thank you notes from Scaife Family, 1981
Folder 37 Fund for America's Future Dinner, Invitation, 1986
Folder 38 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation, Correspondence, 1993-1997
Folder 39 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation, Dedication Invitation and Event Schedule, 1997
Folder 40 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation, Development Campaign Book, 1993
Folder 41 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation, Donor and Projects Booklets, 1993
Folder 42 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation, Invitation to Publication Celebration, 1999
Folder 43 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation, Memoranda, 1997
Folder 44 George Bush Presidential Library, Museum Store Catalog, c.2000
Folder 45 "In Performance at the White House", Invitation, 1989
Folder 46 Jennifer Fitzgerald, Newspaper Article, 1981
Folder 47 Luncheon Honoring Mrs. Brian Mulroney, 1984
Folder 48 Luncheon Honoring Mrs. Yeltsin, Invitation, 1992
Folder 49 Luncheon Honoring Mrs. Yeltsin, Menu and Background Material on Naina Yeltsin, 1992
Folder 50 Luncheon Honoring the Wives of Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions, Invitation, 1982
Folder 51 Luncheon Honoring the Wives of Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions, Invitation, 1983
Folder 52 Luncheon Honoring the Wives of Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions, Invitation, 1984
Folder 53 Luncheon Honoring the Wives of Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions, Invitation, 1985
Folder 54 Luncheon Honoring the Wives of Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions, Invitation, 1987
Folder 55 Marine One, Boarding Pass
Folder 56 National Day of Prayer and Remembrance, 2001
Folder 57 New American Schools Development Corporation Reception, Invitation, 1992
Folder 58 Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1981-1989
Folder 59 Newspaper Clipping, 1994
Folder 60 Passport to Pittsburgh, 1985
Folder 61 Photo Opportunity Ticket, 2003
Folder 62 Prascak, Johno, Artwork given to George H.W. Bush, 2007
Folder 63 Presidential Luncheon, Invitation, 1989
Folder 64 Reception Honoring Betty Heitman, Invitation, 1987
Folder 65 Regents of the National Federation of Republican Women Tea Event, Invitation, 1990

Box 55
Folder 1 Remarks by Elsie Hillman on Friendship with George Bush, 1994
Folder 2 Remarks by George H. W. Bush on Elsie Hillman, 1990
Folder 3 State Dinner Honoring Boris Yeltsin, Commemorative Miniature Flags, 1997
Folder 4 State Dinner Honoring Boris Yeltsin, Dinner Program, 1992
Folder 5 State Dinner Honoring Boris Yeltsin, Guest and Table List, 1992
Folder 6 State Dinner Honoring Boris Yeltsin, Invitation, 1992
Folder 7 State Dinner Honoring Boris Yeltsin, Newspaper Clippings, 1992
Folder 8 State Dinner Honoring Boris Yeltsin, Passenger Plane Ticket, 1992
Folder 9 State Dinner Honoring Boris Yeltsin, Press Release, 1992
Folder 10 State Dinner Honoring Boris Yeltsin, Table Markers and Dinner Menu, 1992
Folder 11 Tea with Mrs. Bush, Invitation, 1989
Folder 12 Trip of the President to New York, NY, Trip Itinerary, 1989
Folder 13 Visitor's Gallery of the House of Representatives, Invitation, 1992
Folder 14 White House Christmas Reception, Invitation, 1990
Folder 15 White House Christmas Reception, Invitation, 2001
Folder 16 White House Christmas Reception, Invitation, 2002
Folder 17 White House Dinner Honoring Javier Perez de Cuellar, Guest List, 1984
Folder 18 White House Dinner for Team 100 Members, Invitation and Dinner Menu, 1993
Folder 19 White House Endowment Fund Reception, Invitation, 1992
Folder 20 White House Endowment Fund Tea, Invitation, 1991
Folder 21 White House Reception, Invitation, 1989
Folder 22 White House Reception, Invitation, 1992
Folder 23 Women's Press Club, Keynote Delivered by George H.W. Bush, 1989

Box 142
Folder 1 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 17, 2014
Folder 2 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, January 23, 2015
Folder 3 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, April 15, 2015
Folder 4 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, May 13, 2015
Folder 5 Correspondence, Barbara Bush to Elsie Hillman, 2015

Subseries 7. Political Allies and Friends, 1964-2013

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 7 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s relationships with numerous political friends and allies. Throughout her career, Hillman was able to craft strong working relationships and friendships as she was instrumental in a number of their political careers.

Among those relationships she cultivated, several are documented here. They include fellow Pennsylvania State Committee Member Anne Anstine, Barbara Hafer, Colin Powell Tom Ridge, Senator Hugh Scott, Governor Bill Scranton Jr., Arlen Specter, and Richard Thornburgh. In addition to these individuals there are two sections relating to the Senator H. John Heinz III; One on the Heinz Family, and another on the memorial for Senator Heinz and the H. John Heinz III Memorial Committee.

Section: Anne Anstine, 1990-1997

Folder 24 Biography and Correspondence, 1990-1997
Folder 25 Memoranda, Republican National Committeewoman Succession after death of Anstine, 1997
Folder 26 Memorial Remarks by Hillman for Anstine, 1997
Folder 27 Obituary and Statements on Anstine's Death, 1997

Section: Barbara Hafer 1975-2002

Folder 28 Correspondence, 1975-2004
Folder 29 Letter of Support in Favor of State Treasurer Post, 2006
Folder 30 Newspaper Clipping, 1984
Folder 31 "Ode to Barbara Hafer" by Hillman, c. 1990s
Folder 32 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women Event Honoring Hafer, 1997
Folder 33 Roast Honoring Hafer, 1986

Section: Heinz Family 1972-2004

Folder 34 Biography of Senator H. John Heinz III, 1991
Folder 35 Common Cause, Voting Issues Record, 1981
Folder 36 Correspondence (General), 1972-1985
Folder 37 Heinz Awards, 1993-1994
Folder 38 Jack Heinz, Allegheny Conference Dinner Honoring H. John Heinz II, 1983
Folder 39 Jack Heinz, Distinguished Republican Award Dinner Honoring Jack Heinz, 1980
Folder 40 Jack Heinz, Newspaper Clipping, 1987
Folder 41 Joke Telegram Ideas after Reagan Budget Vote, 1981
Folder 42 Mailings, 1977-1978
Folder 43 Mailings and Article Packets sent to Hillman from Heinz's Office, 1984-1985
Folder 44 National Committee Contacts for Senate Campaign Committee, 1979
Folder 45 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1972-1987
Folder 46 Note Card, Legislative Assistants, Undated
Folder 47 Notes, Desired Senate Committee Placements, 1977
Folder 48 People for John Heinz, Questionnaire, c. 1970s
Folder 49 Proposed Plan Outlining Potential Presidential Candidacy, 1976

Box 56
Folder 1 Statements and Remarks of Senator Heinz, 1978
Folder 2 Teresa Heinz, Jewish National Fund Tree of Life Award, 1996
Folder 3 Teresa Heinz, Media as a Congressional Wife, Newspaper Clippings, 1983-1984
Folder 4 Teresa Heinz, Potential Candidate as Interim Senator, 1991
Folder 5 Teresa Heinz, Potential Exploration for Senate Candidacy, Newspaper Clippings, 1993
Folder 6 Teresa Heinz, Potential Exploration for Senate Candidacy, Press Statements, 1993-1994
Folder 7 Teresa Heinz, Role in US Presidential Campaign, Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 2004

Section: H. John Heinz III, Memorial and Memorial Committee, 1991-2001

Folder 8 Funeral Service for Heinz, Invitation, Program, Seating Chart, 1991
Folder 9 Heinz Memorial Committee, List of Committee Members, 1991
Folder 10 Heinz Memorial Committee, List of Memorial Suggestions, 1991
Folder 11 Heinz Memorial Committee, Meeting Minutes and Notes, 1991
Folder 12-13 Heinz Memorial Committee, Memorial Proposals, 1991
Folder 14 Heinz Memorial Committee, Press release calling for Citizen Suggestions, 1991
Folder 15 Heinz Memorial Committee, Reports on Proposed Memorials, 1991
Folder 16-17 Letters of Condolence, 1991
Folder 18 Memoranda, 1991
Folder 19 Newspaper Clippings and Reports, 1991
Folder 20 Op-ed, "If Heinz Had Lived," by John Baer, 2001
Folder 21 Personal Reflection on Heinz (by Elsie Hillman), 1991
Folder 22 Personal Statement by Elsie Hillman on Death of Heinz, 1991
Folder 23 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Memorial program for Heinz, 1991
Folder 24 Service of Thanksgiving Program Held at Washington National Cathedral, 1991

Section: Colin Powell, 1995-2000

Folder 25 Citizens for Colin Powell, Campaign Report, 1995
Folder 26 Citizens for Colin Powell, Correspondence, 1995-1996
Folder 27 Citizens for Colin Powell, Magazine Articles, 1995-1997
Folder 28 Citizens for Colin Powell, Memoranda and Notes, 1995
Folder 29 Citizens for Colin Powell, Newspaper Clippings, 1995-1996
Folder 30 Citizens for Colin Powell, Polls and Reports, 1995-1996
Folder 31 Correspondence, Letter from Powell thanking Elsie Hillman for welcome to GOP, 1995
Folder 32 Speaking and Appearance Requests, 1998-2000

Section: Tom Ridge 1989-2009


Box 57
Folder 1 Correspondence, 1989-2002
Folder 2 Correspondence, Draft of Letter to Ridge on Concerns of the Far Right, c.1998
Folder 3 Friends of Tom Ridge, Letter regarding Fundraising Concerns, 1995
Folder 4 Governor's Residence Advisory Committee, 1995-1997
Folder 5 Homeland Security, Correspondence and Proposals sent to Hillman, 2001
Folder 6 Homeland Security, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 2001-2002
Folder 7 Homeland Security, Report, "Recommendations for the First 100 Days," 2002
Folder 8 Homeland Security, Hospital Counter Terrorism Exercise, 2002
Folder 9 Homeland Security, Pennsylvania Region 13 Working Group, 2003
Folder 10 Newcomen Society Address by Governor Ridge, 2000
Folder 11 Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1995-2009
Folder 12 Vice Presidential Considerations, Correspondence and Newspaper Clippings, 2000
Folder 13 Visit of Governor Bush to Pennsylvania, Correspondence, 1999
Folder 14 Women's Health, Newspaper Clippings and Correspondence, 1995
Folder 15 Woodrow Wilson Awards, Ridge Honored with Public Service Award, Ceremony Program, 2006

Section: Hugh Scott 1964-1994

Folder 16 Congressional Records and Reports, 1974-1975
Folder 17 Correspondence, 1965-1978
Folder 18 Federal Expenditures for Allegheny County, 1968-1969
Folder 19 Hugh Scott Foundation, Articles of Incorporation and Meeting Minutes, 1975
Folder 20 Invocation for Dinner Honoring Scott, 1973
Folder 21-23 Mailings, 1971-1975
Folder 24 Newspaper Clippings, 1964-1975
Folder 25 Philadelphia Inquirer Article, "the Artful Dodger," 1973

Box 58
Folder 1 Statement by Elsie Hillman on Scott's Decision Not to Seek Reelection, c.1974-1975
Folder 2 Statement by Scott on Retirement, 1975
Folder 3 Statements, Eulogies, and Obituaries on Scott's Death, 1994
Folder 4 "Win with Scott," Program and Contact List, 1964

Section: William Warren Scranton, Jr. 1963-2013

Folder 5 Biography and Overview of Achievements, c. 2000
Folder 6 Correspondence, 1966-2005
Folder 7 Newsweek Magazine on Presence at Republican National Convention, 1964
Folder 8 Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1968-1998
Folder 9 Statement on the Death of William Scranton, 2013

Section: Arlen Specter, 1985-2012

Folder 10 Correspondence, 1996-2003
Folder 11 Events Honoring Specter, Invitations and Planning Materials, 2003-2007
Folder 12 Luncheon Event, Correspondence and Memoranda, 2004
Folder 13 Luncheon Event, Draft of Script for Lynn Swann, 2004
Folder 14 Luncheon Event, Planning Materials, 2004
Folder 15 Luncheon Event, Thank you letters, 2004
Folder 16 Federal Appropriation Requests, Fiscal Year 2006, 2005
Folder 17 Federal Appropriation Requests, Fiscal Year 2007, 2006
Folder 18 Federal Appropriation Requests, Fiscal Year 2008, 2007
Folder 19 Federal Appropriation Requests, Fiscal Year 2009, 2008
Folder 20 Federal Appropriation Requests, Fiscal Year 2010, 2009
Folder 21 Federal Appropriation Requests, Fiscal Year 2011, 2011
Folder 22 Official Portrait Card of Specter, undated
Folder 23 Party Change, Press Statement and Correspondence, 2009
Folder 24 Politics Pennsylvania Article, "Specter Enemies List," 2005
Folder 25 Presidential Campaign, Newspaper Clippings, 1995
Folder 26 Press Packet, 2004
Folder 27 Support for Senate Nomination, Correspondence, 1985
Folder 28 Support for Senate Nomination, Newsletters, 1985
Folder 29 Support for Senate Nomination, Newspaper Clippings, 1985
Folder 30 Support for Senate Nomination, Prepared Statements, Talking Points and Notes, 1985
Folder 31 Speech in Support of Re-election campaign, 1988
Folder 32 Statement by Elsie Hillman and Articles on Specter's Death, 2012
Folder 33 Statement by Elsie Hillman on Specter's Medical Emergency, 1993

Section: Richard L. Thornburgh, 1971-2007

Folder 34 Correspondence, 1983-2007
Folder 35 Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1975-1987
Folder 36 Note from Dorothy Lawson on Thornburgh's Appointment to Criminal Justice Division, c.1975-1975
Folder 37 Note, On Senatorial Aspirations, c.1986
Folder 38 Southwestern Pennsylvania Dinner, Honoring Thornburgh, 1979
Folder 39 Speech by Thornburgh, On the Future of the Republican Party, 1984
Folder 40 Speech by Thornburgh, On Republican Principles, 1988
Folder 41 Speech by Thornburgh, "Today's Youth - The Not So Silent Majority," 1971
Folder 42 Speech in Favor of Thornburgh's Campaign for US Senate, 1992
Folder 43 Thornburgh and Prochoice Efforts, Correspondence, 1982
Folder 44 Thornburgh and Prochoice Efforts, Newspaper Clippings, 1982
Folder 45 Vice President's Reception Committee, Memo regarding Thornburgh's Invitation, 1980

Subseries 8. Political Appointments, 1972-2003

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 8 contains mostly correspondence relating to Elsie Hillman’s activities regarding the appointment of political posts. These include ambassadorships, as well as judicial appointments.


Box 59
Folder 1 Cohill, Maurice (Federal Judiciary), 1976
Folder 2 Curley, Walter (Ambassadorship), 1975
Folder 3 Fagan, Charles (Ambassadorship), 1981
Folder 4 Franklin, Barbara (Chairman of Consumer Product Safety), 1975-1976
Folder 5 Goode, Manvin (Presidential Transition Team), 1981
Folder 6 Janos, Joseph (Judiciary), 1992-1993
Folder 7 Lieberth, Charles (Appalachian Regional Committee), 1976
Folder 8 Lieberth, Charles (Federal Executive Interchange Program), 1975
Folder 9 McGregor, Jim (Judiciary), 1983
Folder 10 Murdoch, David (Republican National Committee Council of Legal Advisors), 1981
Folder 11 Rooney, Dan (Ambassadorship), 2003
Folder 12 Tabor, John (Secretary of Housing and Urban Development), 1972
Folder 13 Weis, Joseph F. (Judiciary), 1972-1973

Series IV. Community Involvement, 1946-2013

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries IV contains correspondence, reports, article packets, memoranda, and other records detailing Elsie Hillman’s activities in the Pittsburgh region, working with numerous philanthropic organizations, colleges and universities, engagement with civic issues, and support for art and cultural endeavors. This includes organizations and initiatives such as the Hill House Association, the Hillman Cancer Center, and the Pittsburgh Financial Leadership Committee.

Subseries 1. Allegheny County Home Rule Charter, 1994-1998

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains correspondence, reports, article packets, and mailings relating to Elsie Hillman’s interest and subsequent involvement in the effort to pass a vote in support of Home Rule. This subseries is broken up into two sections; ComPAC 21, and Allegheny 2000 Citizen’s Committee. The first of these sections covers the developing interest in preparing Pittsburgh for Home Rule while the second details Elsie Hillman’s involvement with the Allegheny 2000 Citizen’s Committee, which was aimed at helping generate popular support to pass a vote for Home Rule.

Section: ComPAC 21

Folder 14 "ComPAC 21: Preparing Allegheny County for the 21st Century" Program Agenda, 1996
Folder 15 Correspondence, 1997
Folder 16 Legislative Drafts, 1997
Folder 17 Letters to Legislators, 1997
Folder 18 Memoranda, 1996-1997
Folder 19 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1996-1998
Folder 20 Notes, 1997
Folder 21 Reports, 1994-1996
Folder 22 Strategic Considerations and Media Plan, 1996

Section: Allegheny 2000 Citizen's Committee

Folder 23 Article Packet, 1997-1998
Folder 24 Brochure, 1998
Folder 25 Case Statement, 1998
Folder 26 Committee, Subcommittee, and Coalitions Roster, 1997
Folder 27 Correspondence, 1997-1998
Folder 28 Executive Summary and Legislative Delegation List, 1997
Folder 29 Fundraising Committee Briefing Book, 1997
Folder 30 Home Rule Charter Drafts, 1997-1998
Folder 31 List of Potential Supporting Organizations, 1998
Folder 32 Materials for Charter Discussion Event, 1998
Folder 33 Meeting Agendas, Notes and Materials, 1997
Folder 34 Membership List, 1997

Box 60
Folder 1 Memoranda, 1997-1998
Folder 2 Op-Ed, "The Time is Now for Home Rule," by Elsie Hillman and Frank J. Lucchino, 1998
Folder 3 Organizational Chart, 1997
Folder 4 Press Releases and Media Updates, 1997-1998
Folder 5 Sample Fundraising Letter and List of Potential Contributors, 1998
Folder 6 Senate Bill 882, Legislative Summary, 1997
Folder 7 Surveys and Polls on Home Rule, 1998
Folder 8 Survey Planning, 1997

Subseries 2. Carlow University, 1967-2005

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains correspondence, speech notes, memoranda, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement with Carlow University (formerly Mount Mercy College and Carlow College). Elected a member of the board in 1967, Hillman supported the school for over 40 years, as both a donor and key advocate. Most of the material within this subseries relate to Hillman’s involvement on the Ecumenical Institute on Racism, a community outreach program designed to help end racism.

Folder 9 American Jewish Committee Dinner Honoring Carlow President Dr. Grace Ann Geibel, Invitation, Program and Speech Notes, 1996
Folder 10 Annual Donor Reports, Legacy, 2005-2013
Folder 11 Carlow Hill College, Best Wishes Card marking Third Anniversary, 1986
Folder 12 Commencement Address, 1995
Folder 13 Correspondence, 1967-2005
Folder 14 Ecumenical Institute on Racism, Board of Directors Information and Institutional Bylaws, 1997
Folder 15 Ecumenical Institute on Racism, Correspondence and Memoranda, 1997
Folder 16 Ecumenical Institute on Racism, Grant Application Rough Draft, 1997
Folder 17 Ecumenical Institute on Racism, Meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Related Materials, 1997
Folder 18 Ecumenical Institute on Racism, Pamphlet, 1997
Folder 19 Hillman Foundation Donation in honor of Grace Ann Geibel, Article in Carlow Journal, 2005
Folder 20 Requests to legislators to support funding for Carlow College, 1971
Folder 21 Scully, Jane, 1970-1972
Folder 22 Women's Leadership Assembly, 1994

Subseries 3. Chatham University, 1983-2009

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 3 contains correspondence, speech notes, memoranda, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement with Chatham University (formerly Chatham College). In addition to her support in various symposiums and events designed to promote the involvement of women in politics, Hillman also established the Elsie Hilliard Hillman Professorship in American Politics in 1982.

Folder 23 Alumni Reporter, "Women in Politics," 2000
Folder 24 Center for Women in Politics in Pennsylvania, "A Conversation with Mrs. Hillman" Event, 1999
Folder 25 Commencement Address, 1993
Folder 26 Commencement Address, 2004
Folder 27 Correspondence, 1992-2009
Folder 28 Establishment of Elsie Hilliard Hillman Professorship in American Politics, Correspondence and Press, 1982-1983
Folder 29 Pennsylvania Center for Women, Politics, and Public Policy, Announcement of Hillman Foundation Endowment, 2003
Folder 30 Pittsburgh Tribune Review, "Local GOP shines spotlight on women," 2003
Folder 31 Women in the Public Sector Symposium, Program, 1983

Subseries 4. Hill House Association, 1964-2004

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 4 contains correspondence, memoranda, articles, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s workings and involvement with the Hill House Association. Hillman was a board and committee member of the “New Agency for the Hill District,” which later became the Hill House Association. As part of this agency, she was instrumental in helping to found the Hill House, which was created from the merging the Soho Community House, the Anna B. Heldman Community Center, and the Hill City Youth Ministry in 1964. The Hill House functions as a community-oriented organization, providing social services to those in need in the Hill District and surrounding areas.

Folder 32 Board and Committee Member List, 1964
Folder 33 Bylaws and Constitution, 1964
Folder 34 Correspondence, 1972-1973
Folder 35 Hill District Program Proposal, 1964
Folder 36 Information Booklets, c.1973
Folder 37 Meeting Minutes, 1964-1973
Folder 38 Memoranda, 1964-1971
Folder 39 Newspaper Articles, 2004
Folder 40 Print-out of Hill House Website, c. 2004
Folder 41 Reports, 1973
Folder 42 Requests for Funding List, 2004

Subseries 5. Mayor's Task Force on Entertainment, 1934-1986

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 5 contains correspondence, memoranda, articles, newspaper clippings, press releases, and other records concerning Elsie Hillman’s activities as a member of the Mayor’s Taskforce on Entertainment. The taskforce, created by Pittsburgh Mayor Richard S. Caliguiri was aimed at fostering new cultural venues in hopes of generating more revenue. Additionally, a number of file cover the attempts to redevelop parking lots around Three Rivers Stadium into a new recreational center. While most of the material in this subseries is dated from 1984-1987, there is also one article from the 1930s on the city of Pittsburgh.


Box 61
Folder 1 Baltimore Visit, 1986
Folder 2 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes, 1986
Folder 3 Correspondence, 1985-1986
Folder 4 Development Issues Committee, Reports and Resolutions, 1986
Folder 5 Development Plans, Armstrong Square, 1986
Folder 6 Development Plans, Convention Center, 1986
Folder 7 Development Plans, Station Square, 1986
Folder 8 Developer Presentations and Sites Materials, 1986
Folder 9 Entertainment Center Development Presentation Notes, 1986
Folder 10 Fiscal Issues committee, Reports and Resolutions, 1986
Folder 11 Magazine Article, "Looking into a City: Pittsburgh," Fortune Magazine, 1930
Folder 12 Magazine Articles, 1984
Folder 13 Market Feasibility Analysis Report for Riverfront Festival Center, 1986
Folder 14 Membership List and "Strategy 21" Materials, 1986
Folder 15-16 Newspaper Clippings, 1982-1986
Folder 17 Riverside Presentation Summary, 1986
Folder 18 Three Rivers Stadium, Article Packet, 1984
Folder 19 Three Rivers Stadium, Project Plan, 1985
Folder 20 Three Rivers Stadium, Summary of Consultant's Report, 1986
Folder 21 Three Rivers Stadium, Summary of Economic Feasibility Analysis, 1984
Folder 22 Three Rivers Stadium, Summary of Traffic and Parking Studies, 1984
Folder 23 Tour of Pittsburgh Sites, Notes, 1986

Subseries 6. Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, 1983-1986

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 6 contains correspondence, memoranda, articles, newspaper clippings, press releases, and other records related to the Pittsburgh Trust for Cultural Resources, on which Hillman served as a member of the development committee. The organization itself was aimed at promoting the arts and similar cultural resources in the city of Pittsburgh and aimed to revitalize cultural centers in downtown Pittsburgh. Today it operates under the name of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.


Box 62
Folder 1 Correspondence, 1984
Folder 2 Development Committee List, 1985
Folder 3 Institute for Urban Design, "Pittsburgh's Emerging Cultural District," 1984
Folder 4 Meeting Minutes, 1985
Folder 5 Memoranda, 1985-1986
Folder 6 Newspaper Clippings, 1983
Folder 7 Press Release and News Conference Documents, 1983
Folder 8 Project Planning and Development Team Backgrounds, 1983
Folder 9 Reports, 1983-1984

Subseries 7. Pittsburgh Financial Leadership Committee (Hillman-Roderick Committee), 1996-2005

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 7 contains correspondence, memoranda, meeting materials, press materials, and other records covering Hillman’s involvement in the Pittsburgh Financial Leadership Committee (PFLC). The commission, on which Hillman co-chaired with U.S. Steel chairman, David Roderick as well as prominent local business and political leaders, was formed to handle the city’s financial crisis.

Folder 10 Act 47, Memoranda, Press Releases and Testimonials, 2003
Folder 11 Act 47, Recovery Plan developed by Eckert-Seamans, 2003
Folder 12 Act 47, Working Draft, 2003
Folder 13 Allegheny Conference on Community Development, 2003
Folder 14 Call Report on City Finances, 2003
Folder 15 Chronology of Events, 2003
Folder 16 City Employment Statistics, 2003
Folder 17 City Financial Information, 2003
Folder 18 City of Pittsburgh, Operating Budget, 2003
Folder 19 Committee Member List, 2002
Folder 20 Correspondence, 2003-2004
Folder 21 Crossing Guard Expenses, 2003
Folder 22 Final Committee Report, 2004
Folder 23 Fire and Emergency Medical Services, 2003
Folder 24 House Bill 1118, 2003
Folder 25 "Ideas for a Successful Growing Pittsburgh" Report, 2003
Folder 26 Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority, Correspondence and Newspaper Articles, 2004-2005

Box 63
Folder 1 Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority, Preliminary Report, 2004
Folder 2 KDKA Interview Notes, 2003
Folder 3 Key Messages and Proposed Distribution of Revenue, 2003
Folder 4 Meeting Agendas and Notes, 2003-2004
Folder 5 Memoranda, 2002-2004
Folder 6 Mustio, T. Mark and Act 111, 2003
Folder 7 Newspaper Articles, 2003
Folder 8-10 Notes, c. 2003
Folder 11 Occupational Privilege Tax, Survey, 2003
Folder 12 Op-Ed by Elsie Hillman and David Roderick on Pittsburgh's Financial Crisis, 2003
Folder 13 Orie, Jane, 2003
Folder 14 Press Releases and Statements, 2003
Folder 15 Pittsburgh Urban Magnet Project (PUMP), Position on City Financial Crisis, 2003
Folder 16 Recommended Solution to the City of Pittsburgh's Financial Crisis, Adopted by PFLC, 2003
Folder 17 Reports, 1996-2002
Folder 18 Row Office Reform, Correspondence, and Memoranda, 2005
Folder 19 Row Office Reform, Media and Initiative Guide, 2005
Folder 20 Speech by Hillman on Financial Crisis, 2003
Folder 21 Thornburgh, Dick, "Save Our Community" Solution Media Campaign, 2003
Folder 22 Urban Redevelopment Authority, 2003

Subseries 8. Pittsburgh Public Schools, 1996-2004

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 8 contains correspondence, memoranda, meeting materials, press releases, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s involvement with Pittsburgh Public Schools. Hillman served on the K-12 team as part of an advisory team to the schools administrators. This subseries is comprised of two sections; one covering the K-12 team, and another covering the Mayor’s Commission on Public Education, an external commission organized to evaluate and reform the city schools.

Section: K-12 Team

Folder 23 Call Reports, 2001-2002
Folder 24 Correspondence, 2001-2003
Folder 25 Discussion Paper, "Getting the Pittsburgh Public Schools Back on Track," 2002
Folder 26 Heinz Endowments Magazine, "Tough Love: Why we said no to the Pittsburgh Public Schools," 2002

Box 64
Folder 1-2 Meeting Agendas and Related Materials, 2001-2002
Folder 3 Membership List and Statement of Purpose, 2001-2002
Folder 4 Membership List, 2004
Folder 5 Memoranda, 2001-2002
Folder 6-7 Newspaper Articles, 2001-2004
Folder 8 Notes, c.2003
Folder 9 Op-Ed by Hillman, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "The region's No. 1 priority: The Pittsburgh Public Schools," 2001
Folder 10 Pittsburgh School Board Election, 2003
Folder 11 "Principle for a Day" Program, 2002
Folder 12 Report, Final Report and Recommendations of the Resource Equity Adequacy panel of the Allegheny Policy Council, 1996
Folder 13 Report, "Finding Common Ground," Prepared by Dr. John W. Thompson, 2002
Folder 14 Report, "Grading the Graders: Evaluating the Pittsburgh Public School System," 1998
Folder 15 Report, Pittsburgh Public School District "Community Report," 2003
Folder 16 Report, School Board Members Status Report, 2002
Folder 17 Report, Strategic Plan for Equity and Excellence, 2002
Folder 18 Report, Suggestions to Improve the Effectiveness of the Pittsburgh School Board, 2002
Folder 19 School Board Action Plan, Draft, 2002
Folder 20 Status Update Presented to K-12 Team, 2004
Folder 21 Thompson, John, 2002-2004

Section: Mayor's Commission on Public Education

Folder 22 Booklet, "Keeping the Promise: the Case for Reform in Pittsburgh Public Schools," 2003
Folder 23 Call Reports, 2003
Folder 24 Commission Committee and Membership List, 2003-2004
Folder 25 Correspondence, 2003
Folder 26 Leadership and Governance Committee Agenda Book, 2002
Folder 27 Memoranda, 2002-2003
Folder 28 Op-Ed by Hillman and Tom Murin on importance of Mayor's Commission on Public Education, Draft, 2002
Folder 29 Report, "Student Performance in Pittsburgh Public Schools," 2003
Folder 30 Superintendent's Response to Commission's Report, 2003

Subseries 9. Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, 1954-2011

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 9 contains correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings and event programs covering Hillman’s interest and activities relating to the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO). Hillman served initially on the Women’s Committee on the PSO, which eventually became the Pittsburgh Symphony Association (PSA). Additionally she was elected to be a Life Director of the PSA in 1990. As a member of the board, Hillman was involved in fundraising and campaigning for the PSO in addition to helping plan numerous events, shows, concerts, and programs.


Box 65
Folder 1 Advertisement, "A Series of 5 Concerts," Undated
Folder 2 Board of Directors Dinner, Program, 1990
Folder 3 Capital Campaign Commitment, Hillman Foundation Endowment Overview, 2007
Folder 4 Correspondence, 1974-1993
Folder 5 Dinner honoring Anne Patton, 1977
Folder 6 Four Singular Sensations Event, 2007
Folder 7 Funding Prospects, Memoranda and Financial Spreadsheets, 1992-1993
Folder 8 Golden Triangle Awards Gala, Event Program and Preparatory Materials, 2001
Folder 9 Golden Triangle Awards Gala, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 2002
Folder 10 Heinz Legacy Event, 1991
Folder 11 Hillman Endowment for International Performances, Press Release, 2007
Folder 12 Jewish National Fund Dinner Honoring William Steinberg, 1974
Folder 13 "Knight to Remember" Event, Newspaper Clipping, 2005
Folder 14 Maazel, Marie, Memorial Program, Speech notes and Preparatory Materials, 1993
Folder 15 Musical Arrangement Book Signed in Thanks to Hillman, c.1950-1960s
Folder 16 Newspaper Clippings, 1954-1977
Folder 17 Pittsburgh Symphony Association, "A Quick look Back and a Hope for the Future" Event, 1999
Folder 18 Pittsburgh Symphony Association, Fiftieth Anniversary Book, 1989
Folder 19 Pittsburgh Symphony Association, Meeting Minutes, 1992-1993
Folder 20 Pittsburgh Symphony Association, Profile on Elsie Hillman, 2011
Folder 21 Pittsburgh Youth Symphony, 1975-1976
Folder 22 "Season in One Night" Event, Newspaper Clipping and Magazine Article, 2003
Folder 23 Steinberg, William, 1962-1980
Folder 24 Women's Association Annual Fashion Gala, 1974

Subseries 10. PPG Ice Rink, 2001-2002

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 10 contains reports, newspaper articles, thank you letters, and other records relating to the opening events of PPG Ice Rink in 2001.

Folder 25 Budget and Expenses, 2001-2002
Folder 26 Call Reports, 2001
Folder 27 Event Script and VIP Guest List, 2001
Folder 28 Media Recap Report, 2001-2002
Folder 29 Planning and Concept Presentation, 2001

Box 66
Folder 1 Press, 2001
Folder 2 Security, 2001
Folder 3 Thank You Letters, 2001-2002

Subseries 11. Regional Renaissance Partnership, 1996-1997

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 11 contains correspondence, reports, newspaper articles, and other records on Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the Regional Renaissance Partnership. The Partnership was aimed at helping to promote the efforts of the Regional Renaissance Initiative, which sought to find funding to help update city infrastructure and key sites including new stadiums for Pittsburgh sports teams.

Folder 4 Activities Chart, 1997
Folder 5 Campaign Mailings and Press Releases, 1997
Folder 6 Campaign Staff and Job Descriptions, 1997
Folder 7 Coalition Packet, Older Voters, 1997
Folder 8 Coalition Packet, Young Supporters, 1997
Folder 9 Community Alliance for Economic Development and Jobs, Aggregate Deposit Summary Report, 1997
Folder 10 Community Alliance for Economic Development and Jobs, Correspondence, 1997
Folder 11 Community Alliance for Economic Development and Jobs, Frequently Asked Questions, 1997
Folder 12 Community Alliance for Economic Development and Jobs, List of Key Individuals, 1997
Folder 13 County Individuals Roster, 1997
Folder 14 Economic Impact Study, 1997
Folder 15 Endorsements by Key Organizations, 1997
Folder 16 Executive Legislative Summary, 1997
Folder 17 Focus Groups, 1997
Folder 18 Fold-Out Booklet, 1997
Folder 19 Key Contacts and Notes, 1997
Folder 20 Legislative Supports, 1997
Folder 21 Memoranda, 1997
Folder 22 Memorandum, from Elsie Hillman to Tom Foerster on Coalitions, 1997
Folder 23 Newspaper Articles, 1997
Folder 24 Opposition Reports and Articles, 1997
Folder 25 Regional Renaissance Taskforce Membership, 1997
Folder 26 Report and Analysis made to Allegheny Conference on Community Development, 1997
Folder 27 Speakers and Spokespeople, 1997
Folder 28 Strategic Overview and Campaign Budget, 1996

Box 67
Folder 1 Talking Points, Baseball and Football Revenue, 1997
Folder 2 Talking Points, Convention Center and Cultural District, 1997
Folder 3 Talking Points, Economic Development, 1997
Folder 4 Testimony of Harold D. Miller to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Tourism and Recreational Development Committee Arts and Entertainment Subcommittee, 1997
Folder 5 Voting Statistics, 1997
Folder 6 Washington County, List of Key Contacts, 1997
Folder 7 Westmoreland County, List of Key Contacts, 1997
Folder 8 Working Group Contact Information, 1997

Subseries 12. Riverlife Task Force, 1999

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 12 contains meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement and interest in the Riverlife Task Force. The Task Force was aimed at the redevelopment of Pittsburgh’s waterfront areas.

Folder 9 Investor's Packet, 1999
Folder 10 Memoranda and Meeting Minutes, 1999
Folder 11 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1999
Folder 12 Riverfront Development Plan, 1999
Folder 13 Taskforce Membership Roster, 1999

Subseries 13. "Save Our Summer" Program (Pittsburgh Citiparks Swimming Pools), 2004-2005

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 13 contains correspondence, memoranda, meeting materials, press releases, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s activities as Co-Chair in the Save our Summer (SOS) project in 2004. Aimed at keeping Pittsburgh public pools and recreational centers open during the Pittsburgh’s financial crisis, the program, with the help of private contributions and donations was successful in keeping 16 pools open throughout the summer.

Folder 14 Booklets and Pamphlet Print-out, 2004
Folder 15 Budgetary Documents, 2004
Folder 16 Call Reports, 2004
Folder 17 Contact Sponsor List (incomplete), 2004
Folder 18 Contributions and Pledges, 2004
Folder 19 Correspondence, 2004
Folder 20 Dewey and Kaye, "Managing the Nonprofit Licensee Selection Process for the Seven SOS '04 Recreation/Food Distribution Sites," 2004
Folder 21 Meeting Agendas and Notes, 2004
Folder 22 Memoranda, 2004
Folder 23 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 2004
Folder 24 Photography Project, 2004-2005
Folder 25 Press Releases and Talking Points, 2004
Folder 26 Program Proposal and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), 2004
Folder 27 Thank You Card Sent to Donors, 2004
Folder 28 Thank you letters, 2004-2005

Subseries 14. Hillman Cancer Center (Shadyside Hospital and UPCI), 1946-2012

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 14 contains correspondence, memoranda, articles, newspaper clippings, press releases, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the planning and establishment of the Hillman Cancer Center in addition to her prior involvement with Shadyside Hospital and the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI). Hillman served on the board of Shadyside Hospital up until the acquisition of Shadyside Hospital by UPMC in 1996. Hillman was also involved with the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, a regional cancer care and research consortium. Her involvement with UPMC increased further with the establishment of the Hillman Cancer Center, the flagship center for the UPCI. The center, located in Shadyside, began construction in 1999 and was opened in 2002. As a result, there are a number of files relating to the planning of the opening ceremonies and events associated with the Hillman Cancer Center.


Box 68
Folder 1 Building a Future Without Cancer Event, 2005
Folder 2-4 Correspondence, 1986-2012
Folder 5 Highmark Negotiations, 2002
Folder 6 Hillman Cancer Center, Bioterrorism Preparedness Appropriations Request, 2003
Folder 7 Hillman Cancer Center, Case Statement for State Funding, 1999
Folder 8 Hillman Cancer Center, Congratulatory Correspondence on Opening, 2002
Folder 9 Hillman Cancer Center, Consultation of Design of Placement of Artwork and Sculpture, 2001
Folder 10 Hillman Cancer Center, Correspondence, 2001-2005
Folder 11 Hillman Cancer Center, Donor and Contributions List, 2001
Folder 12 Hillman Cancer Center, Groundbreaking Event Invitation, 1999
Folder 13 Hillman Cancer Center, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1999-2013
Folder 14 Hillman Cancer Center, Opening Events Agenda and Schedules, 2002
Folder 15-16 Hillman Cancer Center, Program Booklets for Hospital Events, 2004-2010
Folder 17 News Bureau Fact Sheets, c.2005
Folder 18 Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Missions and Goals, c.1980s
Folder 19 Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Reception Guest List, 1990
Folder 20 Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Regional Advisory Council Meeting Minutes, 1992
Folder 21 Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, State Legislator Fundraising Trip, 1990
Folder 22 Shadyside Hospital, Correspondence, 1963-1996
Folder 23 Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh Symphony Benefit Concert, Newspaper Clipping, 1946
Folder 24 Spirit of Hope Gala, List of Guests and Sponsors, 1998
Folder 25 University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute Council and Leadership Retreat, Report, 1996

Subseries 15. University of Pittsburgh, 1959-2013

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 15 contains correspondence, mailings, lecture notes, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s involvement with the University of Pittsburgh. Subseries 15 is broken up into two sections; the Institute of Politics, and Other University Interactions.

Hillman, a prominent political figure in the region, had been involved for many years in the activities of the University of Pittsburgh’s Institute of Politics, participating in seminars on civic and political engagement. In 2009, the Institute conducted a case study on the political life of Hillman, culminating with the release of Never a Spectator: The Political Life of Elsie Hillman by Kathy McCauley. The case study was released in May 2012, in conjunction with an event held at Carnegie Music hall, which paid tribute to Hillman’s political career and included a discussion of the study itself. (Never a Spectator, 1)

Additionally, Hillman was involved in numerous other University activities. These include support for the Hillman library, named for her father-in-law, John Hartwell Hillman, and numerous guest lectures, speeches, and addresses.

Section: Institute of Politics


Box 69
Folder 1 Changing the Face of Pennsylvania Politics Seminar, Correspondence, 1994
Folder 2 Correspondence, 1991-1992
Folder 3 "Elections and the Electorate Today" Seminar, 1995
Folder 4 Mailed Reports and Booklets, 1991-1992
Folder 5 Mailing Packet, 1991
Folder 6 Memoranda and Meeting Minutes, 1992
Folder 7 Never A Spectator: The Political Life of Elsie Hillman, Book by Kathy McCauley, 2012
Folder 8 Never a Spectator, Correspondence, 2003-2012
Folder 9 Never a Spectator, Final Draft, 2012
Folder 10 Never a Spectator, Interviews and Story Requests, 2012
Folder 11 Never a Spectator, Photo Collection and Archival Materials Used in Case Study, 2012
Folder 12 Never a Spectator, Poem composed after completion of Case Study, 2012
Folder 13 Never a Spectator, Proposed Outline, c.2010
Folder 14-16 Never a Spectator Event, Congratulatory Correspondence, 2012
Folder 17 Never a Spectator Event, Institute of Politics Report Covering the Event, 2012
Folder 18 Never a Spectator Event, Master Guest List, 2012
Folder 19 Never a Spectator Event, Newspaper Articles, 2012
Folder 20 Never a Spectator Event, Planning Materials and Discussion Panel Questions, 2012
Folder 21 Never a Spectator Event, Proclamation Honoring Hillman from Allegheny County Council, 2012
Folder 22 Never a Spectator Event, Program, 2012
Folder 23 Never a Spectator Event, Remarks by Chancellor Mark Nordenberg, 2012
Folder 24 Never a Spectator Event, Thank You Card to Attendees, 2012
Folder 25 Nomination of Helen Faison for Coleman Award, 2011
Folder 26 "Once Upon a Time in Pittsburgh," Scrapbook, 2014
Folder 27 Women in Politics Advisory Committee, 1992

Section: Other University Interactions


Box 70
Folder 1 American Experience Seminars, 1988-1994
Folder 2 Archives of Industrial Society Oral History Interview, Thank You Note and Interview Transcript, 1999
Folder 3 Dick Thornburgh Archival Collection, Thank You letter, 1999
Folder 4 Graduate School of Public Health, 1973
Folder 5 Guest Lecture, Women in Politics, 1984
Folder 6 History of Gender Relations Seminar, 1991
Folder 7 K. Leroy Irvis Archives and Reading Room Dedication, Program and Remarks, 2001
Folder 8 Luncheon with Nikita Khrushchev, Invitation and Newspaper Clipping, 1959
Folder 9 Pitt Libraries Campaign, 1974
Folder 10 School of Medicine, Board of Visitors, 1974-1979
Folder 11 University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, Commencement Address and Related Materials, 1993

Subseries 16. Urban League of Pittsburgh, 1971-1998

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 16 contains correspondence, memoranda, reports, and other records related to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the Urban League of Pittsburgh. The Urban League is a community based organization, working to provide services to the African American community. A member, and one time Vice-President, Hillman worked with other members of the Pittsburgh chapter to help provide services to the larger African-American community. In addition to records relating to the Pittsburgh chapter, there are a number of files relating to various personnel at either the local or national level of the Urban League.

Folder 12 Black Labor Union Committee Demands to Western Electric
Folder 13 Board of Director's Lists, 1971-1974
Folder 14 Certificate of Membership to President's Club, 1984
Folder 15 Correspondence, 1971-1996
Folder 16 Jordan, Vernon, 1972-1973
Folder 17 Memorandum, 1973
Folder 18 Report on Sickle-Cell Activities, 1974
Folder 19 Ronald H. Brown Leadership Banquet, Program, 1998
Folder 20 Young, Whitney, 1970

Subseries 17. Victor Borge, 1948-2009

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 17 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, concert programs and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s friendship with Victor Borge, a Danish Classical Pianist and Comedian. Hillman and Borge first met when he played for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in 1948. They remained friends until his death in 2000. As a result of their friendship there is a significant amount of and correspondence, including a letter from a family member of Borge years after his death.

Folder 21 Booklets profiling Victor Borge, c.1970s-1990s
Folder 22 Concert Programs, 1948, 2000
Folder 23 Correspondence, 1953-2006
Folder 24 Memorial Tribute to Victor Borge, Concert Program, 2002
Folder 25 Newspaper Clippings, 1948-2000
Folder 26 Scandinavian Review, Profile on Borge, "Fiveever Two of a Kind," 2009

Subseries 18. WQED, 1972-2004

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 18 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, event programs, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s involvement with WQED Media. A one-time volunteer, and later Board Chair of WQED, Elsie Hillman was involved in various WQED Events, including the WQED TV Auctions. Hillman would later be honored in 1996 with a tribute event called “For the Love of Elsie” which later laid the foundation for the Elsie Awards, a biennial award show named after Hillman herself. In addition to records relating to WQED Broadcasts and Events, there are a number of files covering the White House Exhibition held at Kaufmann’s Department Store in 1989.

Folder 27 1972 WQED Great TV Auction, Correspondence and Newsletter, 1972
Folder 28 1973 WQED Great TV Auction, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1973
Folder 29 1973 WQED Great TV Auction, Correspondence, 1973
Folder 30 1973 WQED Great TV Auction, Newsletter and Newspaper Clippings, 1973
Folder 31 1973 WQED Great TV Auction, Progress Report and Memoranda, 1973
Folder 32 1974 WQED Great TV Auction, Correspondence, 1974
Folder 33 1975 WQED Great TB Auction, Newsletter, 1975
Folder 34 1976 WQED Great TV Auction, Correspondence, 1976
Folder 35 1976 WQED Great TV Auction, Newsletter and Newspaper Clippings, 1976
Folder 36 1976 WQED Great TV Auction, Newspaper Clipping of Paul Newman with Signed Toilet, 1976
Folder 37 1977 WQED Great TV Auction, Donor Forms, 1977

Box 71
Folder 1 1998 Elsie Awards, Event Schedule and Biographies on Award Recipients, 1998
Folder 2 1998 Elsie Awards, Newspaper Clippings, 1998
Folder 3 1998 Elsie Awards, Program, 1998
Folder 4 2000 Elsie Awards, Invitation, 2000
Folder 5 2000 Elsie Awards, Newspaper Clippings, 2000
Folder 6 2000 Elsie Awards, Script, 2000
Folder 7 2000 Elsie Awards, Speech Introducing Michael Keaton, 2000
Folder 8 2000 Elsie Awards, Thank you letter from Michael Keaton, 2000
Folder 9 2002 Elsie Awards, Correspondence, 2002
Folder 10 2002 Elsie Awards, Invitation, 2002
Folder 11 2002 Elsie Awards, Newspaper Clippings, 2002
Folder 12 2002 Elsie Awards, Poem Composed by Hillman, 2002
Folder 13 2002 Elsie Awards, Program Booklet, 2002
Folder 14 2002 Elsie Awards, Proposed Schedule for Barbara Bush, 2002
Folder 15 2002 Elsie Awards, Sponsorship Information, 2002 2002
Folder 16 2004 Elsie Awards, Invitation and Partial Guest List, 2004
Folder 17 2004 Elsie Awards, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 2004
Folder 18 2004 Elsie Awards, Partial Biographies of Honorees, 2004
Folder 19 2004 Elsie Awards, Postcard, 2003
Folder 20 2004 Elsie Awards, Program Booklet, 2004
Folder 21 2004 Elsie Awards, Script, 2004
Folder 22 Correspondence, 1973-2002
Folder 23 Correspondence, Contribution made to WQED, 2003
Folder 24 Correspondence, Letters concerning Retirement from WQED Board, 1995
Folder 25 "For the Love of Elsie" Event, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1996
Folder 26 "For the Love of Elsie" Event, Invitation, 1996
Folder 27 "For the Love of Elsie" Event, Newspaper Clippings, 1996
Folder 28 "For the Love of Elsie" Event, Poem read by Hillman, 1996
Folder 29 "For the Love of Elsie" Event, Program, 1996
Folder 30 Fred Rogers, Andre Watts Concert in Honor of Fred Rogers, 2004
Folder 31 Fred Rogers, Reflection on Memory of Fred Rogers in Pittsburgh Magazine, 2003
Folder 32 Gulf-National Geographic Screening, 1981
Folder 33 National Geographic Television Specials, 1974-1975
Folder 34 Newspaper Clipping, "Chairman's TV Auction," c. 1970s
Folder 35 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1994-1995

Box 72
Folder 1 Public Broadcasting Service, 1991
Folder 2 "The Big Picture: A Show about Allegheny County," 1991
Folder 3 White House Exhibition, Budget, 1989-1990
Folder 4 White House Exhibition, Committee and Staff Lists, 1989
Folder 5 White House Exhibition, Fact Sheet and Ticket Information, 1989
Folder 6 White House Exhibition, Invitation and Program Materials, 1989
Folder 7 White House Exhibition, Memoranda, 1989
Folder 8 White House Exhibition, Planning Meeting Materials, 1989
Folder 9 White House Exhibition, Press and Message from the President, 1989
Folder 10 White House Exhibition, Preview Party Agenda and RSVP List, 1989
Folder 11 White House Exhibition, Report to the Board of Directors, 1990
Folder 12 White House Exhibition, Thank you letter from WQED Staff, 1989
Folder 13 White House Exhibition, Thank you letters sent by Lloyd Kaiser, 1990

Subseries 19. Various Arts and Cultural Activity, 1963-2009

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 19 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s interest and support in various art and cultural activities. A long-time supporter of the arts and cultural activities, Hillman has supported numerous institutions including Westminster Choir College, and the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh.

Folder 14 African American Music Tree, 2007
Folder 15 Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, 1996-2002
Folder 16 DiCarlow, David, 2001
Folder 17 Marshall, Rob, Conceptual Images of Memoirs of a Geisha, c. 2004
Folder 18 Shadyside Academy, Hillman Center for Performing Arts, 2003-2005
Folder 19 Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, 1993
Folder 20 Teenie Harris Documentary, Letters of Support, 2003
Folder 21 Three Rivers Art Festival, 1963
Folder 21 "Up-Home" Documentary, Signed Screening Invitation, 1975
Folder 22 Western Pennsylvania Conservancy's Fallingwater, Fallingwater Cookbook Party, Newspaper Clippings, 2008
Folder 23 Western Pennsylvania Conservancy's Fallingwater, Fallingwater Cookbook Party, Photo featured in Fanfare Magazine, 2009
Folder 24 Westminster Choir College, Endowment Campaign, 2001-2008
Folder 25 Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Fiftieth Anniversary Ball, Newspaper Clipping, 2009

Series V. Speeches and Writings, 1973-2013

Scope and Content Notes:

Series V contains speech notes, transcripts, remarks, editorials, op-eds, and press statements by Elsie Hillman. The folders in this series are general arranged chronologically.


Box 73
Folder 1 Syria Mosque, On Political Background, 1971
Folder 2 United Jewish Federation, Interfaith Roll Call, 1971
Folder 3 American Association of University Women, 1973
Folder 4 Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus of Allegheny County, 1973
Folder 5 Ross Township, 1975
Folder 6 Duquesne University, Possible Commencement Speech, c.1970s
Folder 7 Pittsburgh Magazine, "The Pittsburgh I love," by Elsie Hillman, 1980-1981
Folder 8 Equal Rights Amendment Rally, "ERA cannot die!", 1981
Folder 9 Rolling Rock Club, "Politics Today," 1982
Folder 10 Community College of Allegheny County, "Women on Boards," 1983
Folder 11 Pittsburgh Vectors, On Allegheny Conference, 1983
Folder 12 Women in the Urban Crisis, 1983
Folder 13 Beth Shalom, "Pioneer Women," 1984
Folder 14 Calvary Episcopal Church, "Men of Calvary", 1984
Folder 15 Carlow College, Women and Politics, 1984
Folder 16 Ellis School, Commencement Address, 1984
Folder 17 "Pioneer Women and Women's Issues," 1984
Folder 18 Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce, On the Presidential Election, 1984
Folder 19 Mount Lebanon Council of Republican Women, 1985
Folder 20 Bradford County, c. 1986
Folder 21 Pike County, c. 1986
Folder 22 Penn Hills Council of Republican Women, 1987
Folder 23 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women, Current State of the Republican Party, c. 1987
Folder 24 Bush, George H.W., Speech Introducing Vice-President Bush, 1988
Folder 25 Bush, George, H.W., Speech Notes on Presidential Qualities, 1988
Folder 26 Heinz, H. John III, Nominating Remarks by Hillman, 1988
Folder 27 Marywood College, Seminar for Teachers, 1988
Folder 28 Remarks made as President of the State Electoral College, 1988
Folder 29 Burns, Billy, "Ode to Billy Burns," 1989
Folder 30 Ellis School, Commencement Address, 1989
Folder 31 Ellis School, On President-Elect Bush, 1989
Folder 32 Executive Women's Conference, 1989
Folder 33 Pittsburgh Blind Association, 1989
Folder 34 Republican National Committee, Seconding Nomination Speech for Lee Atwater, 1989
Folder 35 Women's Press Club, 1989
Folder 36 Fayette County Republican Dinner, c. 1989
Folder 37 Volunteerism, Notes, c. 1989
Folder 38 "Role of Chairmen - Local and County Organization," Notes, c. 1970s-1980s

Box 74
Folder 1 Bush, George H.W., Speech Notes, c. 1980s
Folder 2 Local Political Participation, Notes, c. 1980s
Folder 3 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women, Women in Politics, c. 1980s
Folder 4 Political Involvement, Notes, c. 1980s
Folder 5 Right Wing Politics, Notes, c. 1980s
Folder 6 Shadyside Presbyterian Church, "Women in Politics," c. 1980s
Folder 7 Valley Forge, c. 1980s
Folder 8 Women Business Owners, c. 1980s
Folder 9 Carnegie Mellon University, "What is Expected of You?" 1990, 2007
Folder 10 Point Park University, Commencement Address, 1990
Folder 11 Rotary Club of Pittsburgh, 1990
Folder 12 "Thoughts on Leadership," Notes, 1990
Folder 13 Pi Lambda Theta Delta Chapter, 1991
Folder 14 Allegheny County Country Club, 1992
Folder 15 Allegheny County Medical Association Women's Auxiliary, 1992
Folder 16 City Lights, "City Leaders discuss Pittsburgh's Renaissance," Contribution by Elsie Hillman, 1992
Folder 17 Veteran's Day, 1992
Folder 18 "Women in Politics - Directions and Decisions," 1992
Folder 19 "Current Topics in Politics," c. 1992
Folder 20 Republican National Committee, Seconding Nomination Speech for Haley Barbour, 1993
Folder 21 Republican State Committee, 1993
Folder 22 Rodef Shalom, Hadassah Myrtle Wreath Award Remarks, 1993
Folder 23 United Way Heart of the Community Dinner, Honoring the Steelers, 1998
Folder 24 Pittsburgh Conference of Jewish Women's Organizations Annual Meeting, 1998-1999
Folder 25 Twentieth Century Club, 1999
Folder 26 United Jewish Federation, "Building Community Through Philanthropy," 1999
Folder 27 Republican National Committee, Speech in Support of RNC Chairman Haley Barbour, c.1990s
Folder 28 United Jewish Federation Youth Division, 2000
Folder 29 Speech to Students on Political and Civic Engagement, c. 2000
Folder 30 Epperson, David, Dinner Speech, 2001
Folder 31 Federation of Independent Schools Foundation, 2001
Folder 32 Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania, "Family Philanthropy: Making a Difference in the Community and Your Family," 2001
Folder 33 League of Women Voters, 2001
Folder 34 Rotary Club of Pittsburgh, 2001
Folder 35 Mount Ararat Community Activity Center, Honoring George Miles, 2002
Folder 36 Economic Club of Pittsburgh, "The Opportunities and Challenges Facing Our Region," 2004
Folder 37 Ellis School, Commencement Address, 2004
Folder 38 Issues of Church and State, c. 2005
Folder 39 Cooper, Bill, Statement by Elsie Hillman on the Death of Bill Cooper, 2006
Folder 40 O'Connor, Bob, Statement by Hillman on the Death of Pittsburgh Mayor Bob O'Connor, 2006
Folder 41 Political Career, Notes, 2007
Folder 42 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "GOP must reject reproductive right extremists," by Elsie Hillman, 2009
Folder 43 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "A Woman's Job," by Elsie Hillman and Jeanne Caliguiri, 2009
Folder 44 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "We must fix the city's long-term financial problems," by Elsie Hillman and David Roderick, 2010
Folder 45 Dantry, Jay, Speech given in honor of Jay Dantry's Bookstand, c. 2011
Folder 46 Chatham University, Speech Honoring Olympia Snowe, 2013
Folder 47 Philadelphia University, Arlen Specter Center for Public Service Dedication, 2014
Folder 48 Writings and Speeches Kept by Hillman, 1986-2007

Series VI. Awards, 1964-2014

Scope and Content Notes:

Series VI contains correspondence, congratulatory notes, newspaper clippings, programs, and speech notes relating to the various awards and honors conferred upon Elsie Hillman for her efforts in both politics and public service. For more information, see Series XIII, Subseries 9: Awards and Honors (Plaques).


Box 75
Folder 1 African American Republican Council of Allegheny County, William P. Young Dinner, Remarks, 1998
Folder 2 African American Republican Council of Allegheny Council, Proclamation, 1998
Folder 3 American Institute of Architects Pittsburgh Chapter, Gold Medal Award, 2002
Folder 4 American Ireland Fund Gala, Guests of Honor, Correspondence and Dinner Program, 2004
Folder 5 American Ireland Fund Gala, Guests of Honor, Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 2004-2005
Folder 6 Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania, Robert P. Casey Medal, 2009
Folder 7 Association of Public Television Stations, David J. Brugger Grassroots Advocacy Award, Newspaper Article, 2008
Folder 8 Carlow University, Honorary Doctorate, 1995
Folder 9 Carlow University, Women of Spirit Award, Correspondence and Event Program, 1994
Folder 10 Carlow University, Women of Spirit Award, Proclamation from Allegheny Board of Commissioners, 1994
Folder 11 Carnegie Mellon University, Honorary Doctorate, 1990
Folder 12 Champion's Associate, Lifetime Achievement Award, Newspaper Clipping, 1990
Folder 13 Chapel of Four Chaplains, Legion of Honor Bronze Medallion, c. 1999
Folder 14 Chatham College, Honorary Doctorate of Public Service, 1993
Folder 15 Chester County Historical Society, Pennsylvania Honor Roll of Women, 1996
Folder 16 City of Pittsburgh Public Service Citation, 1979
Folder 17 Congratulations from Catherine Baker Knoll on Community Service, 2004
Folder 18 Congratulations from Catherine Baker Knoll on Philanthropic Efforts, 2004
Folder 19 Congratulations from Tom Ridge on Political Service, 1997
Folder 20 Dignity and Respect Campaign, National Dignity and Respect Award, 2013
Folder 21 Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania, Correspondence, 1975
Folder 22 Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania, Invitation, Event Program, and Speech Note Cards, 1975
Folder 23 Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania, Newspaper Clippings, 1975
Folder 24 Duquesne Club, Legion of Honor Bronze Medallion, 2001
Folder 25 Duquesne University, Doctorate of Humane Letters, 1979
Folder 26 Earl Wheeler Success Schools, Earl Wheeler Community Service Award, 1969
Folder 27 Elsie Hillman Day, Proclamation from Allegheny County City Council, 2008
Folder 28 Elsie Hillman Day, Proclamations from City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County, 2014
Folder 29 Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania, Pearl of Excellence Award, 2002

Box 76
Folder 1 Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania, Pearl of Excellence Award, Article in Whirl, 2002
Folder 2 Governor's Awards for the Arts, 1997
Folder 3 Hadassah Pittsburgh Chapter, Myrtle Wreath Award, 1993
Folder 4 Hand in Hand Inc., Hillman Honored at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Banquet, 1989
Folder 5 Heinz History Center, History Maker's Award, Newspaper Clipping, 2008
Folder 6 Historical Society of Pennsylvania, History Makers Award, 1994-1995
Folder 7 International Women's Forum, IWF Women Who Make a Difference Award, 2004
Folder 8 International Women's Forum, Leading Light Award, 2008
Folder 9 International Women's Forum, Leading Light Award, Proclamation from State Senator Jane Orie, 2008
Folder 10 Jewish National Fund, Friend of Israel Award, 1987-1988
Folder 11 Jewish National Fund, Tree of Life Award, 2002
Folder 12 Jewish National Fund, Tree of Life Award, Proclamation by Mayor Tom Murphy, 2002
Folder 13 Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania, Good Neighbor of the Year Award, 2005
Folder 14 Kiwanis Club, Woman of the Year Newspaper Clippings and Letters of Congratulations, 1965
Folder 15 League of Women Voters, Citizenship Day Honoree, 1964
Folder 16 League of Women Voters, Good Government Award, Congratulations from Lt. Governor Catherine Baker Knoll, 2003
Folder 17 League of Women Voters, Good Government Award, Congratulations from State Senator Jane Orie, 2003
Folder 18 League of Women Voters, Good Government Award, Honorary Citation from Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 2003
Folder 19 League of Women Voters, Good Government Award, Proclamation from Pittsburgh City Council, 2003
Folder 20 League of Women Voters, Good Government Award, Program and Congratulatory Note, 2003
Folder 21 Mentoring Partnership of Southwest Pennsylvania, Thieman Award, 2005
Folder 22 National Building Museum Awards Dinner, 1992
Folder 23 National Conference of Christians and Jews National Brotherhood Award, Correspondence, 1973
Folder 24 National Conference of Christians and Jews National Brotherhood Award, Dinner Program, 1973
Folder 25 National Conference of Christians and Jews National Brotherhood Award, Press, 1973
Folder 26 National Flag Foundation, Molly Pitcher Award, Correspondence, 1993-1994
Folder 27 National Flag Foundation, Molly Pitcher Award, Organization and Award Information, 1993

Box 77
Folder 1 National Friends of Public Broadcasting, Elizabeth Campbell Outstanding Public Broadcasting Volunteer Award, 1995
Folder 2 National United Affiliated Beverage Association, Hillman Honored at Women's Day Luncheon, 1989
Folder 3 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women, Hillman Honored, 1980
Folder 4 Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican of the Year, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1974-1975
Folder 5 Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican of the Year, Correspondence, 1974
Folder 6 Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican of the Year, Event Invitation, Program, and Schedule, 1974
Folder 7 Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican of the Year, Hungarian Newspaper Magyarsag, 1974
Folder 8 Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican of the Year, Newspaper Clippings, 1974
Folder 9 Pennsylvania Federation of Business and Professional Women's Club, Certificate of Achievement, 1967
Folder 10 Pennsylvania Historical Commission, Founder's Day Award, Congratulatory Correspondence, 2002
Folder 11 Pennsylvania Historical Commission, Founder's Day Award, Congratulations from State Senate, 2002
Folder 12 Pennsylvania Historical Commission, Founder's Day Award, Event Program and Invitation, 2002
Folder 13 Pennsylvania Historical Commission, Founder's Day Award, Guest List, 2002
Folder 14 Pennsylvania Historical Commission, Founder's Day Award, Press and Award Information, 2001-2002
Folder 15 Pennsylvania Historical Commission, Founder's Day Award, Remarks by Hillman, 2002
Folder 16 Pennsylvania Public Television Network, Mister Rogers Award, 2007-2008
Folder 17 Pennsylvania Public Television Network, Mister Rogers Award, Congratulations from State House of Representatives, 2008
Folder 18 Pennsylvania Public Television Network, Mister Rogers Award, Congratulations from State Senate, 2008
Folder 19 Pennsylvania Society Gold Medal Awards, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1997
Folder 20 Pennsylvania Society Gold Medal Awards, Correspondence, 1997
Folder 21 Pennsylvania Society Gold Medal Awards, Dinner Program, Seating List and Annual Report, 1997-1998
Folder 22 Pennsylvania Society Gold Medal Awards, Newspaper Clippings, 1997
Folder 23 Pennsylvania Society Gold Medal Award, Remarks, 1997

Box 78
Folder 1 Pennsylvania Women's Campaign Fund, Lifetime Achievement Award, Congratulations from Lt. Governor Catherine Baker Knoll, 2007
Folder 2 Philadelphia Association of School Administrators, PASA Award, 1989
Folder 3 Pittsburgh Blind Association, Person of Vision Award, 1989
Folder 4 Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Hillman Recognized for Support of the Arts, 1991
Folder 5 Pittsburgh City Council, Proclamation Honoring Hillman for Save Our Summer Program, 2004
Folder 6 Pittsburgh Courier, Top Hat Awards, 1971
Folder 7 Pittsburgh Downtown Neighbor's Association, 2006
Folder 8 Pittsburgh Foundation Reception Honoring Hillman, 2005
Folder 9 Pittsburgh Jaycees Community Leader Award, Correspondence, 1978-1979
Folder 10 Pittsburgh Jaycees Community Leader Award, Recipient List and Newspaper Clippings, 1978-1979
Folder 11 Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, John Anderson Award of Merit, 2005
Folder 12 Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, John Anderson Award of Merit, Medallion, 2005
Folder 13 Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta, Honoree of the Year, 1991
Folder 14 Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Jean Horne's Man and Woman of the Year, 2004
Folder 15 Pittsburgh Vectors Woman of the Year Award, Announcement, 1982
Folder 16-21 Pittsburgh Vectors Woman of the Year Award, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1983
Folder 22 Pittsburgh Vectors Woman of the Year, Correspondence on Involvement in 1983 Awards Dinner, 1983
Folder 23 Pittsburgh Vectors Woman of the Year Award, Event Correspondence, 1982-1983
Folder 24 Pittsburgh Vectors Woman of the Year Award, Newspaper Clippings, 1982-1983
Folder 25 Pittsburgh Vectors Woman of the Year, Program Booklet and List of Past Recipients, 1982-1983
Folder 26 Pittsburgh Vectors Woman of the Year Award, Remarks by Elsie Hillman, 1983
Folder 27 Point Park University, Honorary Doctorate, Correspondence and Commencement Notes, 1989-1990
Folder 28 Point Park University, Honorary Doctorate, Diploma, 1990

Box 79
Folder 1 Presque Isle Council of Republican Women, Hillman Honored, 1992
Folder 2 Progress Council of Republican Women of Dauphin County, Hillman Honored, Congratulatory Correspondence, 1981
Folder 3 Progress Council of Republican Women of Dauphin County, Hillman Honored, Congratulations from State Senate, 1981
Folder 4 Red Cross, Certificate of Recognition, 2001
Folder 5 Rider University, Sesquicentennial Medal of Excellence Honoree, 2014
Folder 6 Robert Morris University, Honorary Doctorate, 2003
Folder 7 Squirrel Hill Urban Coalition, Recognition of Lifetime Service, 2011
Folder 8 St. Barnabas, Governor P. Hance Award, 1988
Folder 9 State House of Representatives, Honorary Citation, 1999
Folder 10 United States Congress, Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition, 2003
Folder 11 Urban League of Pittsburgh, Lifetime Achievement Award, Congratulations from Senator Jane Orie, 2009
Folder 12 Urban League of Pittsburgh, Lifetime Achievement Award, Newspaper Clipping, 2009
Folder 13 Urban League of Pittsburgh, Lifetime Achievement Award, Program Book, 2009
Folder 14 Urban League of Pittsburgh, Race Relations Award, Newspaper Clipping, 1983
Folder 15 Waynesburg College, Honorary Doctorate, Commencement Materials, 1978
Folder 16 Waynesburg College, Honorary Doctorate, Diploma, 1978
Folder 17 Waynesburg College, Honorary Doctorate, Honorary Citation, 1978
Folder 18 Waynesburg College, Honorary Doctorate, Speech Notes, 1978

Box 80
Folder 1 Westminster College, Honorary Doctorate, 1989
Folder 2 Westminster College, Honorary Doctorate, 1991
Folder 3 Women's American ORT, Social Assistance Award, 1973
Folder 4 WRYT, First Lady of the Day Award Certificate, 1964
Folder 5 YWCA, Allerton Award, 1989

Series VII. Subject Files, 1970-2014

Scope and Content Notes:

Series VII contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, memoranda, and other records related to Elsie Hillman's interest and involvement in numerous topics and issues. These include African American & Minority Involvement in the Republican Party, the Religious Right, Pro-Choice Efforts, and numerous other topics and organizations in which Hillman was interested or involved in.

Subseries 1. African American & Minority Involvement in the Republican Party, 1972-1991

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains correspondence, mailings, newspaper clippings, and other records regarding Elsie Hillman’s interest in African American & Minority Involvement in the Republican Party. In addition to her work on the Subcommittee for Minority and Ethnic Participation (See Series I. Republican Party Activity) Elsie Hillman had a developed interest in creating increased opportunities for the African American Community in both the Republican Party as well as in the Western Pennsylvania Region. Much of material in this subseries is supplemental informational material regarding African American political groups and political issues regarding race.

Folder 6 Correspondence, 1980-1986
Folder 7 Cavanagh, Thomas E., "The Regan Referendum: The Black Vote in the 1982," 1983
Folder 8 Daniels, LeGree S., 1984-1985
Folder 9 Dillard, Ernest, "Civil Rights in the 1990s," 1991
Folder 10 Dorn and Carrington, "Africa in the Minds and Deeds of Black American Leaders," 1991
Folder 11 Magazine Articles, 1983-1984
Folder 12 Mailing, Newsletters, 1976-1984
Folder 13 Minority Business Development Agency (U.S. Department of Commerce), 1982
Folder 14 National Black Republican Council, 1980-1984
Folder 15 National Black Republican Council, Article Booklet on Issues, c. 1980s
Folder 16 National Black Republican Council, Third Force Seminar Pamphlets, 1979
Folder 17 National Republican Senatorial Committee, 1983
Folder 18 Newspaper Clippings, 1980-1989
Folder 19 Pennsylvania Heritage (Special Ed: Black History of Culture), December 1977
Folder 20 Pittsburgh Area Black Candidates, 1983
Folder 21 Resolutions for Consideration by the RNC, c. 1984

Box 81
Folder 1 Richard Richards (RNC Chair), Remarks at 72nd National Urban League Convention, Los Angeles, CA, 1972
Folder 2 RNC Newsletters, 1981-1984
Folder 3 Talking Points, "Blacks and the Republican Party," 1989
Folder 4 The Witness, 1981

Subseries 2. Religious Right Research, 1980-2003

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains article packets, newspaper clippings, and other informational materials regarding Elsie Hillman’s interest regarding the growth of the Religious Right. A long time moderate Republican, Hillman was concerned by the rise of those in groups such as the Christian Coalition, as well as other groups such as the Moral Majority and their effects on the Republican Party’s stance on issues such as abortion.

Folder 5 Article Packets, 1980
Folder 6 Calvary Episcopal Church, Address by Rev. Pamela Foster on Religious Right, 1995
Folder 7 Christian Coalition, Faith and Freedom Rally Program, 2000
Folder 8 Christian Coalition, Leadership Manual, 1990
Folder 9 Christian Coalition, Leadership School, 1993
Folder 10 Christian Coalition, Memoranda and Mailings, 1993
Folder 11 Christian Coalition, "Road to Victory" Conference, 1998
Folder 12 Christian Coalition, "Road to Victory" Mailings, 2000
Folder 13 Christian Coalition, "Road to Victory" Strategy Briefing, 1992
Folder 14 Christian Coalition, School Board Elections, 1993
Folder 15 Christian Exodus, Pamphlet and Newspaper Articles, c. 2003
Folder 16 Correspondence, 1992-1993
Folder 17 Dobson, James, Newspaper Articles, 1998
Folder 18 Draft of Letter to Republican Congressman, 1993

Box 82
Folder 1 Election Guides, c.1993
Folder 2 Index of Leading Cultural Indicators, 1993
Folder 3 Leaflets and News Releases, 1993
Folder 4 Literature Sent to Hillman, 1993
Folder 5 Memoranda and Reports, 1993
Folder 6 Moral Majority, Newspaper Clippings, 1980
Folder 7 Moral Majority, Speech Notes and Writings, c.1980s
Folder 8-9 Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Clippings, 1993-2000
Folder 10 Political Contributions, Incomplete List, 1990-1992
Folder 11 Rove, Karl, Newspaper Clippings, 2001
Folder 12 Religious Right, Speech and Presentation Materials, 1994
Folder 13 Report, Future of the Republican Party, 1993
Folder 14 Sturges, Jock, 1998

Subseries 3. Pro-Choice, 1970-2005

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 3 contains correspondence, reports and case studies, newspaper clippings, and various other materials relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement and interest in Pro-Choice efforts and advocacy. A long-time advocate of a woman’s right to choose, Hillman was involved in a number of Pro-Choice groups and campaigns, and ran her own Pro-Choice organization, Western Pennsylvanians United for Choice.

Section: Republican Majority for Choice, 1992-2005


Box 83
Folder 1 Board Meeting Minutes and Agendas, 2002-2003
Folder 2 Board Rules, c. 1992
Folder 3 Budget Documents, 1995
Folder 4 Budgetary Report, 2002-2003
Folder 5 Bumper Stickers, Undated
Folder 6 Bylaws, 1999
Folder 7 Campaign Plan, 1992
Folder 8 Chapter and Membership Updates, 2000
Folder 9 Correspondence, 1995
Folder 10 Election Campaign Strategy, 2003-2004
Folder 11 Financial Contributions, 2001-2003
Folder 12 Fundraising Reports, 2001-2003
Folder 13 Gender Gap Study, 1997
Folder 14 Goals and Status Updates, 2003
Folder 15 Houston Meeting Materials, 1992
Folder 16 Judicial Nomination Information, 2003
Folder 17 Leadership Council and Membership Lists, 2003
Folder 18 Letters sent to legislators regarding Gov. Weld's Appointment as Ambassador to Mexico, 1997
Folder 19 Mailing Pamphlet, 1992
Folder 20 Mailings to International Women's Forum Chapters, 2001
Folder 21 Meetings Schedule, 2000
Folder 22-23 Memoranda, 1995-2003
Folder 24 Memorandum, Regarding Name Change and Re-Branding, 2004
Folder 25 Newsletters, 1995-1996
Folder 26 Op-Ed Strategy Overview, 2003
Folder 27 Organizational Overview Presentation Slides, 2003
Folder 28 Postcards, c.1995-1996
Folder 29 Potential Supported Candidates, 2004
Folder 30 Press, 2001-2002
Folder 31 Republican Majority for Choice Awards Dinner, 2005
Folder 32 San Diego Meeting Materials, 1996
Folder 33 Strategic Meeting Agenda and Report, 1995
Folder 34 Targeted Mail and Media Strategy Proposal, c. 1996

Section: Pennsylvania Campaign for Choice, 1991-1996

Folder 35 Correspondence, 1995
Folder 36 Demographical Analysis Report, 1991

Box 84
Folder 1 List of Attendees to Pro Choice Event, 1996
Folder 2 Memoranda, 1996
Folder 3 Proposal, 1991
Folder 4 Strategy Session Report, 1996
Folder 5 Voter Identification Project, 1995-1996

Section: One Vote for Choice Event, 2002-2004

Folder 6-7 Correspondence, 2002-2004
Folder 8 Event Program Proposals, 2003-2004
Folder 9 Financial Contributions, 2004
Folder 10 Guest List, Invitations, and Event Program, 2002
Folder 11 Guest List (Incomplete), 2003
Folder 12 Memoranda, 2002
Folder 13 Newspaper Article on Local Choice Advocate, 2004
Folder 14 Sponsor Letter Draft and Assignments, 2003
Folder 15 Sponsor List and Invitations, 2003

Section: Western Pennsylvanians United for Choice, 1989-1994

Folder 16 Advocacy Program Plan, 1991
Folder 17 Committee Membership Lists, c. 1991
Folder 18 Correspondence, 1990-1991
Folder 19 Financial Report, 1991
Folder 20 Mailing List, c. 1991
Folder 21 Meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Memoranda, 1991-1994
Folder 22 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1989-1990
Folder 23 Planning Documents for WPUC Breakfast with Arlen Specter, 1991-1992
Folder 24 Press Releases and Mailings, 1991-1993

Section: Topical Files, 1970-2009

Folder 25 CM-BBT Method, 1987
Folder 26 Common Ground Network, 1997
Folder 27 Correspondence, 1981-2011
Folder 28 Election Guides on Abortion Issues, 1994

Box 85
Folder 1 GOP Tolerance Plank, Attendee List to RNC Meeting, 1996
Folder 2 GOP Tolerance Plank, Christian Coalition Survey, 1996
Folder 3 GOP Tolerance Plank, Correspondence, 1995-1996
Folder 4 GOP Tolerance Plank, Informational Materials, 1996
Folder 5 GOP Tolerance Plank, Letters from Abortion-Neutral Language Supporters, 1996
Folder 6 GOP Tolerance Plank, Letter Written to Bob Dole, 1996
Folder 7 GOP Tolerance Plank, Newspaper Clippings, 1995-1996
Folder 8 GOP Tolerance Plank, Notes on Republican Platform, 1992
Folder 9 GOP Tolerance Plank, Patrick Buchanan Campaign materials, 1996
Folder 10 GOP Tolerance Plank, Platform Questionnaire, 1996
Folder 11 GOP Tolerance Plank, Press Releases, 1996
Folder 12 GOP Tolerance Plank, Proposed Language to Republican National Committee Platform Drafts, 1996
Folder 13 GOP Tolerance Plank, Republican Mainstream Committee, "GOP National and State Platform Provisions On Abortion: An Overview," 1991
Folder 14 GOP Tolerance Plank, Sample Letters Sent to Elected Officials and Party Leaders, 1996
Folder 15 Informational Packets and Reports, c.1980-1988
Folder 16 Krause, Carolyn, Mailing for State Representative Campaign, undated
Folder 17 Magazine Articles, 1980-1989
Folder 18 March for Women's Lives, Planning Packet and Sample Invitation, 2004
Folder 19 Mexico City Policy, Correspondence and Articles, 1987
Folder 20 National Organization for Women, 1981
Folder 21 Newsletters and Mailings, 1978-1991
Folder 22-24 Newspaper Clippings, 1981-1991

Box 86
Folder 1 Newspaper Clippings, 1992-1998
Folder 2 PARPCC, 2002
Folder 3 Pennsylvania State Legislators Positions on Choice, 1990
Folder 4 Pittsburgh NAFE Network, 1994
Folder 5 Pittsburgh-Post Gazette, Letter to the Editor, "GOP Must Reject Reproductive Rights Extremists," 2009
Folder 6 Pittsburgh-Post Gazette, Letter to the Editor, "Restore State Family-Planning Fundraising," 1997
Folder 7 Planned Parenthood Advertisements, 1987
Folder 8 Planned Parenthood of Pennsylvania, "Money, Power, and the Radical Right in Pennsylvania," 1996
Folder 9 Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania, 70th Anniversary Celebration (at Hillman Residence), 2000
Folder 10 Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania, 75th Anniversary Celebration (at Hillman Residence), Newspaper Clipping and Program Booklet, 2000
Folder 11 Pro-Life Materials, Newspaper Clippings, Newsletters and Magazine Articles, 1970-1972
Folder 12 Pro-Life Materials, Women Concerned for the Unborn Child, 1970-1971
Folder 13 Republican Pro Choice Bumper Stickers, c. 1992
Folder 14 Republicans for Choice, Mailings, 1990-1992
Folder 15 Ridge, Tom 1993-1996
Folder 16 Santorum, Rick 1990-1991
Folder 17 State Choice Developments, 1980-1986
Folder 18 State Family Planning Budget, 1995-1997
Folder 19 State Senate Bill No. 646, 1990
Folder 20 Stem Cell Research, 1990
Folder 21 Washington March for Choice, Newspaper Clipping, 1989
Folder 22 WISH Breakfast Club Pamphlet, 1992
Folder 23 Women's Health Service Dinner, Newspaper Clipping, 1989

Subseries 4. Other Topics, 1920-2014

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 4 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, article packets, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s interest in numerous other topics and smaller organizations and institutions. They are arranged alphabetically by topic or organization.


Box 87
Folder 1 Acid Rain, 1987
Folder 2 Allegheny County 2001, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1991
Folder 3 Allegheny County 2001, Reports and Panel Recommendations, 1991-1992
Folder 4 Allegheny County New Form of Government, Call Reports, Memoranda, and Meeting Minutes, 2000
Folder 5 Allegheny County New Form of Government, Correspondence, 2000
Folder 6 Allegheny County Tourism Committee, 1971-1972
Folder 7 American Family Foundation, 1983
Folder 8 American Jewish Committee, Louis Caplan Human Relations Award Panel of Judges, 1996
Folder 9 Another Side Inc., Newsletters and Correspondence, 1970-1973
Folder 10 ARC-Allegheny Foundation, 1996
Folder 11 Big Brothers, 1972
Folder 12 Binstock, Dorothy, Newspaper Clipping, 1982
Folder 13 B'nai Brith, 2002
Folder 14 C. Howard Marcey State Hospital, 1981
Folder 15 Calvary Episcopal Church, Capital Funds Campaign Proposal and Report, 1971
Folder 16 Calvary Episcopal Church, Correspondence, 1990-1995
Folder 17 Canada Forum, 2004-2005
Folder 18 Carnegie Library and Multi-Purpose Center, Invitation to Board of Trustees, 1975
Folder 19 Carnegie Mellon University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, 1973
Folder 20 Carnegie Mellon University, Highlands Circle, 2005
Folder 21 Carnegie Mellon University Hillman Center, Magazines, 2009-2010
Folder 22 Carnegie Mellon University Hillman Center, Newspaper Clippings, 2009
Folder 23 Center for the American Woman and Politics, 1973
Folder 24 Children and Youth Projects Funding, 1981
Folder 25 Children's Hospital Circle of Care and Frank LeMoyne Society, "An Evening at the Frick," 2009
Folder 26 Children's Hospital Foundation, Newspaper Article, 2005
Folder 27 Citizen's Advisory Committee, 1970
Folder 28 Citizens For America, Article Packets and Newspaper Clippings, 1983-1985
Folder 29 Citizens for America, Information Packets and Mailings, 1985

Box 88
Folder 1 City of Hope National Medical Center, 1974
Folder 2 Club for Growth, 2004-2006
Folder 3 Coalition for Addictive Diseases in Southwest Pennsylvania, 1982-1984
Folder 4 Coalition to Improve State and Local Government, Correspondence, 1984-1987
Folder 5 Coalition to Improve State and Local Government, Programs and Reports, 1985-1986
Folder 6 Coalition to Improve State and Local Government, Work Plans and Papers, 1987-1989
Folder 7 College Club of Pittsburgh, Speaking Event, 1971
Folder 8 Colville, Bob, 1974-1975
Folder 9 Commission on Presidential Debates, Pittsburgh Site Inspection, 1987
Folder 10 Committee for Integrated Schools, 1972
Folder 11 Committee for National Security, 1986
Folder 12 Community Foundation for Greater Johnstown, Flower Barn Fund, 1992-1993
Folder 13 Cooperative East End Ministry, "Two Pianos, Four Hands," Program Book, 2009
Folder 14 Corporate Alliance for Drug Education, 2005
Folder 15 Costa, Johnny, 1993-1995
Folder 16 David Lawrence Convention Center, Budgets and Expenditures, 2002-2003
Folder 17 David Lawrence Convention Center, Correspondence, 2002-2003
Folder 18 David Lawrence Convention Center, Memoranda, 2002-2003
Folder 19 David Lawrence Convention Center, Newspaper Articles and Press Releases, 2002-2003
Folder 20 Davis School Graziano Bros Development, undated
Folder 21 Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania, Annual Award Luncheon Program, 2002
Folder 22 Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Correspondence, 1982-1986
Folder 23 Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Newspaper Clippings and Informational Materials, 1982
Folder 24 Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Testimonials and House Bill 2533, 1982
Folder 25 Duquesne University School of Business and Administration, 1972-1973
Folder 26 Eisenhower Exchange Fellowships, 1992-1994
Folder 27 Ellis School, Election as Honorary Trustee, 1967
Folder 28 Environment, 1979-1984
Folder 29 Executive Report Magazine, 1989

Box 89
Folder 1 Extra Mile Foundation, 1999
Folder 2 Family Philanthropy Conference, 1999
Folder 3 Four Chaplains Memorial Foundation, Invitation to Board of Directors, 2008
Folder 4 Friends of Hopital Albert Schweitzer Haiti, Haitian Art Benefit, 2001
Folder 5 Fulton Scholarships, 1975-1976
Folder 6 Gammage Case, Memoranda, 1996
Folder 7 Gammage Case, Press Releases, Newspaper Clippings and Related Materials, 1995-1996
Folder 8 Gateway Rehabilitation, Abraham Twersky, 1983-1985
Folder 9 Gateway Rehabilitation, Hope Has a Home Gala, 2009
Folder 10 Gettysburg College, Eisenhower Society and Institute, 1990-1994
Folder 11 Girls Scouts-Madeline Albright Event, 2011
Folder 12 Girl Scouts-Trillium Council, Women and Girls of Distinction Awards, 2007
Folder 13 Good Government Awards, 2014
Folder 14 Government Study Commission of Pittsburgh, 1974
Folder 15 Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania, 2005
Folder 16 Greater Pittsburgh Commission for Women, Biennial Report, 1989-1990
Folder 17 Greater Pittsburgh Commission for Women, Board Meeting Minutes and Bylaws, 1993
Folder 18 Greater Pittsburgh Commission for Women, Brochure and Press Materials, 1989
Folder 19 Greater Pittsburgh Commission for Women, Correspondence, 1991-1994
Folder 20 Greater Pittsburgh Commission for Women, Mission Statement and Overview of Projects, 1992-1994
Folder 21 Greater Pittsburgh Commission for Women, Proposal for Enhancing Women's Business Development and Opportunities for Funding Such Efforts in the Pittsburgh Region, 1992
Folder 22 Greater Pittsburgh National Association of Women Business Owners, Meeting Ideas, 1994
Folder 23 Greater Pittsburgh National Association of Women Business Owners, Thank You Note, 1985
Folder 24 Greater Pittsburgh Religious Community, Comm-UNITY, For Hope Healing and Justice Program, 1996
Folder 25 Guardians of Greater Pittsburgh Incorporated, 1973
Folder 26 Gulf War, Correspondence and Attached Press Releases, 1990-1991
Folder 27 Gulf War, Newspaper Clippings and Newsletters, 1990
Folder 28-30 Gulf War, Newspaper Clippings, 1991

Box 90
Folder 1 Gun Control, Brady Bill, 1991
Folder 2 Hatch Act, Statute and Proposals, 1991
Folder 3 Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Correspondence, 1970-1972
Folder 4 Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Meeting Agendas and Minutes, 1971-1972
Folder 5 Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Memoranda, 1971
Folder 6 Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1972
Folder 7 Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Proposed Budget, 1972
Folder 8 Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Report of the Reappraisal and Development Commission, 1972
Folder 9 H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, "Celebrating Partnerships in Pittsburgh," 2007
Folder 10 Heinz History Center, "Brunch With Elsie Hillman" Event, 2006-2007
Folder 11 Heinz History Center, "First Ladies Exhibit," 2006
Folder 12 Howard, Ed, 1979
Folder 13 Humanities in Pennsylvania, 1972
Folder 14 International Poetry Forum, 1975
Folder 15 Italian Sons and Daughters of America, 1975-1981
Folder 16 I.W. Abel Testimonial Award Dinner, 1977
Folder 17 Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Correspondence, 1989-1994
Folder 18 Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Institutional Development Campaign, Leadership Campaign Prospect Book, 1990-1994
Folder 19 Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, List of Solicitations for Funding, 1994
Folder 20 Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Notes, c. 1989-1991
Folder 21-22 Judicial Reform, Correspondence, 1982-1986
Folder 23 Judicial Reform, Draft of Plan Submitted to Committee of Seventy, 1985
Folder 24 Judicial Reform, Grant Application for Judicial Governance Project, 1983
Folder 25 Judicial Reform, Judicial Selection Governance Study, 1983
Folder 26 Judicial Reform, Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1979-1984
Folder 27 KDKA Program, 1972
Folder 28 Keeping Women Healthy Program, 1997-1999
Folder 29 Kiwanis Club, Pamphlet, 2011

Box 91
Folder 1 Leadership Pittsburgh, Alumni Directory, 1984-1986
Folder 2 Leadership Pittsburgh, Correspondence, 1985
Folder 3 Leadership Pittsburgh, Program Overview, 1994
Folder 4 Leadership Pittsburgh, Reports and Seminar Programs, 1984-1986
Folder 5 Lemington Home for the Aged, 1985-1986
Folder 6 Lieberth, Charles, 1972-1974
Folder 7 Lincoln Larimer Community Service Center/Kingsley Association, 2002
Folder 8 Magee Women's Hospital, "A Celebration of Women" Event, 1999
Folder 9 McClelland, Sarah, 1924-1934
Folder 10 Missing Children Project, 1984
Folder 11 Na'Amat USA, 1995
Folder 12 Nard, John A., 1979-1984
Folder 13 National Association of Press Photographers, Suggested Title for Pennsylvania Primary Photo, 1979
Folder 14 National Conference of Christians and Jews, Brotherhood and Sisterhood Award Dinner, 1995
Folder 15 National Conference of Christians and Jews, Tribute Dinner for Arthur J. Edmunds, 1984
Folder 16 National Conference of Christians and Jews, Tribute Dinner Honoring Jim Roddey, 2002
Folder 17 National Month of Unity, Proclamation Issued by President Bill Clinton, 1996
Folder 18 National Women's Leadership Summit, 2002
Folder 19 Neighbor Aid, Correspondence and Memoranda, 2008-2009
Folder 20 Neighbor Aid, Fundraising, 2009
Folder 21 Neighbor Aid, Meeting Minutes, 2008
Folder 22 Neighbor Aid, Newspaper Articles and Press Releases, 2008-2009
Folder 23 Neighbor Aid, Reports, 2008-2009
Folder 24 New Pittsburgh Collaborative, 2003-2004
Folder 25 "Off the Record" Musical Programs, 2001-2005
Folder 26 Operation Better Block, Correspondence and Memoranda, 1971-1973
Folder 27 Operation Better Block, Notes, 1970-1973
Folder 28 Operation Better Block, Reports, 1970-1972
Folder 29 Panther Hollow Bridge Rehabilitation Project, 1996-1997
Folder 30 Passage to Power Women's Conference, 1978
Folder 31 Peace Links Nuclear Disarmament Workshop, Agenda and Informational Materials, 1984
Folder 32 Peace Links Nuclear Disarmament Workshop, Correspondence, 1984
Folder 33 Peace Links Nuclear Disarmament Workshop, Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1984
Folder 34 Peace Links Nuclear Disarmament Workshop, Pamphlets and Booklets, 1984
Folder 35 Peace Links Nuclear Disarmament Workshop, Speech by Hillman, 1984
Folder 36 Pennsylvania Chamber Dinner, 1989
Folder 37 Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape, 2005

Box 92
Folder 1 Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women, Conference Program, 2006
Folder 2 Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women, Correspondence and Thank You Notes, 2006
Folder 3 Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women, Correspondence and Thank you Notes, 2008
Folder 4 Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women, Planning Documents, 2008
Folder 5 Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women, Remarks by Hillman, 2006
Folder 6 Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women, Related Articles and Documentation, 2006
Folder 7 Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women, Sponsor and Host Committee List, 2006
Folder 8 Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women, Study of 2005 Conference, 2006
Folder 9 Pennsylvania Society, Dinner Programs, 1998-2009
Folder 10 Pennsylvania Society, Recommendation of award to General Matthew Ridgeway, 1985
Folder 11 Persad Center, Art for AIDS, 1996
Folder 12 Phillips Hall, 1970
Folder 13 "Pittsburgh 250," 2006
Folder 14 Pittsburgh Airport Finances, 2003
Folder 15 "Pittsburgh, Beijing and Beyond," 1994-1995
Folder 16 Pittsburgh Children's Museum Advisory Council, 1970
Folder 17 Pittsburgh Foundation, James G. Fulton Internship Fund, 1973
Folder 18 Pittsburgh Free Clinic, 1970-1971
Folder 19 Pittsburgh Fundraisers, 1997
Folder 20 Pittsburgh International Airport, 1992-1993
Folder 21 Pittsburgh Job Growth, 1992-1993
Folder 22 Pittsburgh National Association for Female Executives, 1984
Folder 23 Pittsburgh Nonprofit Summit, 2008
Folder 24 Pittsburgh Press Strike, 1992
Folder 25 Pittsburgh Pastoral Institute, 1970
Folder 26 Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, Center for Business, Religions, and Professions, 1992-1993
Folder 27 Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, The Many Faces of Eve, 1973
Folder 28 Pittsburgh Urban Magnet Project, "40 Under 40" Call Report, 2005
Folder 29 Popovich, Zoran, 1971-1972
Folder 30 Preservation Pennsylvania, 1991-1998
Folder 31 Princeton University, "Princeton University Today: A Program for Women" Invitation, 1975
Folder 32 Prisoner of War Prayer Day, 1970
Folder 33 Proposal for New Organization for National Political Leadership, Draft, 1996
Folder 34 Quinn, Thomas, 1969
Folder 35 "Redd Up" Day for Mayor Bob O'Connor, 2006
Folder 36 Regional Asset District, Newspaper Clippings, 1998
Folder 37 Republican Campaign Textbook, 1920

Box 93
Folder 1 Richardson, Elliot, Luncheon at Duquesne Club, 1974
Folder 2 Rider University, Women in Leadership Seminar, 1994
Folder 3 Rockefeller, Nelson, 1974-1976
Folder 4 Rooney, Dan, 1998
Folder 5 Run Baby Run, 2004-2008
Folder 6 Scaife, Richard M., Correspondence and Messages, 1976-1979
Folder 7 Scaife, Richard M., Foundation Reports, 1977-1982
Folder 8 Scaife, Richard M., Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1974-1985
Folder 9 Schweiker, Richard, 1977
Folder 10 Scumacci, Francis "Letty", 1976-1979
Folder 11 Shared Interest, Million Ripples Gala Honoring Desmond Tutu, 2007
Folder 12-13 Smith, Nate, 1970-2011
Folder 14-15 Squirrel Hill Urban Coalition, 1971-1974
Folder 16 St. Vincent College, Threshold Seminars, 1989
Folder 17 Stadium Funding, Correspondence, 1999
Folder 18 Stadium Funding, "Plan B" Newspaper Clippings, 1998
Folder 19 Strategic Air Command, 1966
Folder 20 Strickland, Bill, 1996-2002
Folder 21 Tribute to Billy Conn, 1990
Folder 22 United Black Front, 1973-1974
Folder 23 United Way of Pittsburgh, 1975
Folder 24 United Way of Pittsburgh, Alexis De Tocqueville Society, 2005
Folder 25 United Way of Pittsburgh, Community Builder's Salute to the Pittsburgh Steelers, 1998
Folder 26 US-India Forum, 2001

Box 94
Folder 1 Vietnam Veterans, 1981
Folder 2 Vietnam Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania, Partners in Leadership Awards Dinner, 1999
Folder 3 Voter Research, Guides from the Taft Institute for Two Party Government,
Folder 4 Waldman, Jay, 1981-1986
Folder 5 "War for Empire" Consortium, 2002
Folder 6 Wecht, Cyril, 1973-2003
Folder 7 Westminster Choir College, Invitation to Board of Trustees, Newspaper Clipping, 1973
Folder 8 White House Historical Association Catalog, c. 1990s
Folder 9 Williams, Eddie, 1990
Folder 10 Womankind Television Series, 1977
Folder 11 Women in Leadership Roles, Newspaper Clippings and Notes, 1983-1992
Folder 12 Women in Politics, Newspaper and Magazine Clippings, 1992
Folder 13 Women in Politics and Political Caucuses, 1973
Folder 14 Women in Public Service, Report, 1980
Folder 15 Women Leaders' Summit, 1995
Folder 16 Women's Bureau, 70th Anniversary Conference, 1990
Folder 17 Women's Information Service and Exchange, 1979
Folder 18 Women's Law Project, 2011
Folder 19 Women's Philanthropy, Magazine Article, c.1990
Folder 20 Women's Rights, Notes, 1985-1986
Folder 21 Working Together Consortium, 1999-2000
Folder 22 World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh, 1975
Folder 23 WTAE, Women's Advisory Council, 1973
Folder 24 YWCA, 140th Anniversary, 2009
Folder 25 YWCA, Alvin Ailey City Center Dance Theater, 1974
Folder 26 YWCA, "In Sisterhood" Event, Invitation, 2013
Folder 27 YWCA, Membership Drive, 1974
Folder 28 YWCA, "A Tribute to Women" Event, 1985
Folder 29 YWCA, "Women and Politics" Event, 1970
Folder 30 Zonta International, Women of the Month Nomination, 1975
Folder 31 Zonta International, "Tea with Elsie Hillman" Event, 1996
Folder 32 Zonta International, 1997

Series VIII. National Awareness, 1985-1993

Scope and Content Notes:

Series VIII contains correspondence, newspaper articles, reports, meeting minutes, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in various organizations aimed at promoting national awareness for a particular cause or topic. Throughout her career, Hillman was involved in a number of commissions and other institutions that while associated with politics, were non-political in nature.

Subseries 1. Blair House Restoration Foundation, 1985-1987

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, and other records detailing Elsie Hillman’s involvement in the Blair House Restoration Foundation. The Foundation was formed in order to help restoration and refurnishing of the Blair House, the Vice-Presidential residence.


Box 95
Folder 1 Correspondence and Memoranda, 1985-1987
Folder 2 Council and Committee Membership List, c. 1985
Folder 3 Restoration Fundraising and Contributions, c. 1985
Folder 4 Blair House Luncheon, 1985
Folder 5 Equipment and Furnishings to be Restored, 1986
Folder 6 Meeting Minutes and Related Materials, 1985-1986

Subseries 2. Commission on the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution, 1985-1986

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains correspondence, reports, articles, and other records relating Elsie Hillman’s activity and interest on the Commission on the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution. The organization was largely focused on raising awareness of the United States Constitution’s upcoming bicentennial in 1987 through activities such as commemorative events.

Folder 7 Bicentennial Alerts, 1986
Folder 8 Commission Guidelines and Contact Information, 1985
Folder 9 Correspondence, 1986
Folder 10 Reports and Articles, 1985-1986

Subseries 3. Committee on the Constitutional System, 1985-1986

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 3 contains correspondence, reports, memoranda, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s interest and involvement on the Committee on the Constitutional System. The committee, working around the bicentennial of the United States Constitution worked to generate interest in Constitutional reform, working to promote a more efficient government.

Folder 11 Correspondence, 1985
Folder 12 Financial Report, 1986
Folder 13 Government in Gridlock Conference Schedule, 1993
Folder 14 Meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Notes, 1986
Folder 15-16 Memoranda, 1986-1993
Folder 17 Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 1985-1986
Folder 18 Statements, Reports, and Proposal, 1985-1986

Subseries 4. White House Endowment Fund, 1990-1993

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 4 contains correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s involvement with the White House Endowment Fund. Like the Blair House Restoration Fund, the White House Endowment Fund was aimed at the restoration and refurbishment of the White House through the solicitation of contributions and donations.

Folder 19 Board of Directors Lists, 1990-1992
Folder 20-21 Correspondence, 1990-1998
Folder 22 Development Plan, "Phase II" Outline, 1991
Folder 23-24 Donor and Contribution Reports, 1990-1993
Folder 25 Endowment Fund Handbook, 1990
Folder 26 Endowment Fund Membership Folder, 1991
Folder 27 Meeting Minutes, 1990-1992
Folder 28-29 Memoranda, 1990-1993
Folder 30 New York Event, Guest List, 1992
Folder 31 White House Commemorative Coin Act, 1991

Series IX. General Correspondence, 1964-2014

Scope and Content Notes:

Series IX contains general correspondence sent to and from Elsie Hillman. The letters are arranged alphabetically by last name.


Box 96
Folder 1 Alexander, Lamar, 1994
Folder 2 Altmire, Jason, 2012
Folder 3 Arensberg, Charles, 1971
Folder 4 Armstrong, David, 2002
Folder 5 Astorino, John, 2002
Folder 6 Balfour, Hilda, 1989
Folder 7 Barensfeld, David, 2002
Folder 8 Barnhardt, Ray, 1982
Folder 9 Bell, Marion, 1958
Folder 10 Bennet, Alfred, 1980-1987
Folder 11 Berger, Clifton, 1971
Folder 12 Berger, William, 1976
Folder 13 Bingler, John, 2002
Folder 14 Binstock, Isadore, 1981
Folder 15 Booker, Bill, 1978
Folder 16 Booker, Dan, 2002
Folder 17 Borchert, Helen, 1980
Folder 18 Botula, Lew, 2003
Folder 19 Boyd, William, 1974
Folder 20 Brentley, Mark, 2002
Folder 21 Brightbill, David, 2002
Folder 22 Brourman, Audrey, undated
Folder 23 Brown, Carol, 2001
Folder 24 Brown, Janet, 2003
Folder 25 Brownlee, Susan, 2002
Folder 26 Bucci, Philip, 1998-2000
Folder 27 Burnham, James, 2002
Folder 28 Burstein, Cathy, 1986
Folder 29 Capenos, Jack, 1971
Folder 30 Caplan, Louis, 1974
Folder 31 Card, Andrew, 2001-2003
Folder 32 Cathey, H. Marc, 1995
Folder 33 Cercone, William, 1973
Folder 34 Cessar, Rick, 2002
Folder 35 Chaplin, James, 2002
Folder 36 Childs, Mabon, 2002
Folder 37 Clay, Nancy, 1989
Folder 38 Cobetto, Nancy, 1971
Folder 39 Cohon, Jared, 2002-2005
Folder 40 Colaizzi, Theresa, 2002
Folder 41 Comay, Estelle, 1990
Folder 42 Connally, John, 1977
Folder 43 Conti, Joseph, 2005
Folder 44 Corbett, Tom, 2010-2012
Folder 45 Cordero, Bill, 1996
Folder 46 Cornell, Robert, 1974
Folder 47 Costa, Jay, 2013
Folder 48 Costa, Johnny, 1991
Folder 49 Cowen, Eugene, 1971
Folder 50 Coyne, William, 2002
Folder 51 Craig, Dorothy, 1981
Folder 52 Craig, John, 1996
Folder 53 Curley, Walter, 1973-1985
Folder 54 Dale, Frank 1971
Folder 55 Daniels, LeGree S., 2001
Folder 56 Davis, Michelle, 1991
Folder 57 DeChambrun, Rene, undated
Folder 58 Dennis, Mary, 1970
Folder 59 DeWeese, Bill, 2014
Folder 60 Dole, Robert, 1977-1975
Folder 61 Donnelly, Thomas, 2002
Folder 62 Dorrance, Roy, 2002
Folder 63 Drew, Daniel, 1967
Folder 64 Eisenhower, John S. D., 1971
Folder 65 English, Otilie, 1998-1999
Folder 66 Ehrenwerth, David, 2002
Folder 67 Epperson, David, 2001
Folder 68 Everett, Kim, 2002
Folder 69 Fechter, George, 1995
Folder 70 Ferazzi, Keith, 1986
Folder 71 Fink, Jean, 2002
Folder 72 Fisher, D. Michael, 1995
Folder 73 Flynn, Kay, 1988
Folder 74 Forrester, Randall, 1995
Folder 75 Foerster, Tom, 1990-1993
Folder 76 Friend, Pat, undated

Box 97
Folder 1 Garfield, Lynne, undated
Folder 2 Gestine, Frances, 1971
Folder 3 Goertzen, Irma, 2002
Folder 4 Gold, Manuel, 2004
Folder 5 Graef, Edward, 1965
Folder 6 Greenwood, Jim, 2002
Folder 7 Greffenstette, Carl, 2002
Folder 8 Guenther, Thomas, 1995
Folder 9 Harris, Darlene, 2002
Folder 10 Hart, Melissa, 2002
Folder 11 Haselrig, Burrell, 1994
Folder 12 Hayes, David, 1976
Folder 13 Hennessy, Tom, 1974
Folder 14 Herberman, Ron, 2002
Folder 15 Herzbach, Barton, 1971
Folder 16 Hess, Emerson, 1990
Folder 17 Hill, Cindy Judd, 1994
Folder 18 Holtzman, Marc, 1995
Folder 19 Horgen, Janet, 1994
Folder 20 Hudak, Dan, 2006
Folder 21 Isler, William, 2002
Folder 22 Jacobs, Alma, 2002
Folder 23 Jacox, Grace, 1969
Folder 24 Javits, Jacob, 1975
Folder 25 Jones, Clifford, 1975
Folder 26 Jones, William, 1991
Folder 27 Jordan, James, 1971
Folder 28 Kaiser, Ralph, 2002
Folder 29 Kaufman, Ron, 1982-2002
Folder 30 Kerr, Mary, undated
Folder 31 Kiely, Ed, 1992
Folder 32 King, J.H., 1977
Folder 33 Kirkpatrick, Jeane, 1989
Folder 34 Knoll, Catherine Baker, 2007
Folder 35 Koch, Robert, 2002
Folder 36 Kolesar, John, 1988
Folder 37 Landfeld, Carol, undated
Folder 38 Lane, Eileen, undated
Folder 39 Lebowitz, Sally, 1992
Folder 40 Lemieux, Mario, 2002
Folder 41 Levinson, Aaron, 1973-1995
Folder 42 Lewis, Drew, 1980
Folder 43 Lewis, Marilyn, 1989
Folder 44 Liberto, Carmella, 1984
Folder 45 Lieberth, Charles, 1980
Folder 46 Lindsay, John, 1967
Folder 47 Lynch, Thomas, 1985
Folder 48 Manaskos, Froso, 1985
Folder 49 Mandichak, Virginia, 2002
Folder 50 Marcu, Michael, 2003
Folder 51 Markowitz, Harry, 1980
Folder 52 Mars, Glenna, 1995-1996
Folder 53 Martin, Anne, 2002
Folder 54 Martin, John, 2002
Folder 55 Matalin, Mary, 1996
Folder 56 Matthews, Alex, 2002
Folder 57 McAdoo, Preston, 1993
Folder 58 McAnulty, Henry, 1971
Folder 59 McCabe, Thomas, 1974
Folder 60 McCague, Jo, undated
Folder 61 McClelland, William, 1965
Folder 62 McCrea, Floyd, 2002
Folder 63 McDonnel, Ned, 1981
Folder 64 McDowell, Putnam, 2009
Folder 65 McGill, Kathy, 1971
Folder 66 McGrath, Joe 2002
Folder 67 McGregor, Jim, 1964
Folder 68 Mehrabian, Robert, 1995
Folder 69 Melvin, Joan Orie, 2003
Folder 70 Mihm, Theresa, 1967
Folder 71 Miles, George, 1996-2002
Folder 72 Miller, Barry, 1997
Folder 73 Miller, Betty, 1972
Folder 74 Miller, Gertrude, 1994
Folder 75 Montante, Phillip, 1994
Folder 76 Morgan, Robert, 1960
Folder 77 Mowery, Harold, 1990
Folder 78 Mulvihill, Peggy, 1996
Folder 79 Murovich, Vincent, 1971
Folder 80 Murphy, Thomas, 2002
Folder 81 Murrin, Thomas, 2002
Folder 82 Murtha, John D., 2003

Box 98
Folder 1 Najer, Stephanie, 1970
Folder 2 Nash, Carther, 1980-1996
Folder 3 Nordenberg, Mark, 2002
Folder 4 Obitko, Mary, 1991
Folder 5 O'Brien, Jim, 2001
Folder 6 O'Brien, Thomas, 2002
Folder 7 O'Connell, Sheila, 2002
Folder 8 Otchych, Joanne, 1981
Folder 9 Pagliari, Richard, 2002
Folder 10 Paper, Lawrence, 1984
Folder 11 Paul, John, 2002
Folder 12 Peduto, William, undated
Folder 13 Perzel, John, 2003
Folder 14 Peterson, John E., 2002
Folder 15 Petrone, Thomas, 1999
Folder 16 Pi Lambda Theta (University of Pittsburgh), 1991
Folder 17 Picola, Jeff, 2003
Folder 18 Pileggi, Dominic, 2012
Folder 19 Preston, Joseph, 2002
Folder 20 Racunas, Robert, 2009
Folder 21 Ravenstahl, Luke, 2006
Folder 22 Ray, Kevin, 2002
Folder 23 Rendell, Edward, undated
Folder 24 Rendell, Majorie (Midge), 2008-2015
Folder 25 Rockefeller, Nelson, 1974-1977
Folder 26 Roads, Phoebe, undated
Folder 27 Roddey, Jim, 1995
Folder 28 Rogers, Fred and Joanne, 1990
Folder 29 Rogers, Joanne, 2002
Folder 30 Romney, George, 1967
Folder 31 Rooney, Art, 1967
Folder 32 Rooney, Dan, 1997-2004
Folder 33 Russel, Alan, 2002
Folder 34 Sachs, Sylvia, undated,
Folder 35 Salah, Ramou, 1996
Folder 36 Saltzman, Doug, 2002
Folder 37 Sanders, Mike, 2002
Folder 38 Sanko, David, 2002
Folder 39 Santorum, Rick, 1990-1999
Folder 40 Schultz, George, 1996-2003
Folder 41 Schwarzlose, John, 2003
Folder 42 Schweiker, Mark, 2002
Folder 43 Scouten, Rex, 1991-1992
Folder 44 Shaffer, Tim, 1992
Folder 45 Shortridge, John, 2002
Folder 46 Singel, Mark, 1989
Folder 47 Sirianni, Carmel, 1983
Folder 48 Smalley, Robert, 1967
Folder 49 Smith, Landrew, 1975
Folder 50 Smith, Nate, 1992-1996
Folder 81 Snowe, Olympia, 2015
Folder 51 Spiegler, Oren, 1991
Folder 52 Stabile, Jack, 1995
Folder 53 Swann, Lynn, 2006
Folder 54 Tabor, John, 1971-1976
Folder 55 Taylor, Randall, 2002
Folder 56 Tepper, Kenneth, 1995
Folder 57 Thomasmeyer, Bill, 2002
Folder 58 Thompson, John, 2002
Folder 59 Thompson, Robert, 2003
Folder 60 Thompson, Tommy, 2002
Folder 61 Timmons, William, 1978
Folder 62 Toomey, Patrick, 1998-2013
Folder 63 Tullio, Louis, 1988
Folder 64 Turner, H. Woodward, 1971-2002
Folder 65 Vertosick, Suzanne, 2002
Folder 66 Wade, Mildred, 1971
Folder 67 Waterman, Robert, 1972
Folder 68 Walters, Tameka, undated
Folder 69 Wecht, Cyril, 2008
Folder 70 Weldon, Curt, 1991
Folder 71 Werner, Jane, 2002
Folder 72 Wesfield, Joan, undated
Folder 73 West, Marcelle, 2001
Folder 74 Williams, Doris Carson, undated
Folder 75 Williams, Joan, 1990
Folder 76 Wood, Jean, 2002
Folder 77 Wray, Jim, 1990
Folder 78 Wuerl, Donald, 2005-2006
Folder 79 Yablonsky, Dennis, 2002
Folder 80 Unidentified

Series X. Personal (Friends and Family), 1939-2014

Scope and Content Notes:

Series X contains notes, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other records relating to Elsie Hillman’s family and friends, in addition to her own personal life.


Box 99
Folder 1 Amen Corner, Invitation to Membership, 1984
Folder 2 Announcement of Marriage to Henry Hillman, Bulletin Index Bride's Issue, 1945
Folder 3 Announcement of Marriage to Henry Hillman, Newspaper Clipping, 1945
Folder 4 Christmas Card from Grams Arline, 1988
Folder 5 Cinderella Ball, Newspaper Clipping, c. 1940s-1950s
Folder 6 Ellis School, Class Connections Article, 2003
Folder 7 Fiftieth Birthday Card from Family, 1975
Folder 8 Freeland, Wendell, Reflections on Republican National Conventions, 1996
Folder 9 Gag Newspaper, Pittsburgh Sun-Telegraph, 1956
Folder 10 Galerie St. Etienne, 1999
Folder 11 Genealogical notes on Hillman and Hilliard Families, 1974
Folder 12 "The Glass Art of Henry Hillman Jr," Postcard, 2007
Folder 13 Headwater Films, Note from grandson Henry J. Simonds, 2004
Folder 14 Henry J. Simonds, Whirl Article, "The Young Guard," 2006
Folder 15 Henry L. Hillman, Allegheny Conference on Community Development, Meeting Minutes, 1968
Folder 16 Henry L. Hillman, Bernard McCrory Correspondence, 2002-2005
Folder 17 Henry L. Hillman, Carnegie Article, "Portraits of Leadership," 2001
Folder 18 Henry L. Hillman, Guest List for Man of the Year Dinner, Memoranda, 1983
Folder 19 Henry L. Hillman, Hillman Hall of Minerals and Gems, 2007
Folder 20 Henry L. Hillman, Newspaper Clippings, undated
Folder 21 Henry L. Hillman, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Top 50 Cultural Leaders," Newspaper Clipping, 2002
Folder 22 Henry L. Hillman, President's Commission on Environmental Quality Report, 1992
Folder 23 Hillman Foundation, Meeting Agenda, Notes, and Letters of Commitment, 1990
Folder 24 La Varenne in Burgundy, Culinary Certificate, 1995
Folder 25 Letter explaining operations of Hillman's office, 2002
Folder 26 Letter to friends and family, regarding visit to Camp David, 1989
Folder 27 Magazine Article, "The Pittsburgh Adventure," c. 1970s
Folder 28 Newspaper Clippings, 1939-1957
Folder 29 Note on Grandfather W.H.R. Hilliard, 1988
Folder 30 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Shifting Foundations: A New Generation Taking Control at Venerable Pittsburgh Institutions," 2006
Folder 31 Postcards, 1948
Folder 32 "Rachel Is" Documentary, Request for funding from Henry Simonds, 2014
Folder 33 Residences, Newspaper Clippings, 1965-2007
Folder 34 Storycorp Interview, Newspaper Clipping and Correspondence, 2010
Folder 35 Swan, Robert, 1981-1983
Folder 36 Team 100, Thank You Letter to Henry and Elsie for Contribution, 2002
Folder 37 Valentine's Day Card from daughter Audrey Hillman Fisher, 2010
Folder 38 Visit to Portland Museum, 2002
Folder 39 Wedding Reenactment, Approved phone list and script, 2005
Folder 40 William Hillman, Newspaper Clipping, 2005

Series XI. Public Profiles, 1960-2009

Scope and Content Notes:

Series XI contains newspaper and magazine articles which act as public profiles and newspaper clippings which feature Elsie Hillman in public life.

Subseries 1. Articles Profiling Elsie Hillman, 1964-2007

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains articles and editorials that focus on Elsie Hillman’s life and career. They are arranged alphabetically by publication.

Folder 40 Erie Times-News, "Kingmaker: Elsie Hillman's reach is 'far, wide and deep'," 1995
Folder 41 Ethel Walker School, Sun Dial Magazine, 2005
Folder 42 Ethel Walker School, "Walker's Women in Politics," c. 2002
Folder 43 Fanfare Magazine, "Quicktakes," c. 2000
Folder 44 Morning Call, " 'Housewife' Holds Political Clout," 1995

Box 100
Folder 1 Philadelphia Inquirer, "Here's Why the Lady is a Boss," c. 1981
Folder 2 Pittsburgh: Story of an American City by Stefan Lorant, 1988, 2005
Folder 3 Pittsburgh Magazine, "25 Most Powerful Women in Pittsburgh," 1995
Folder 4 Pittsburgh Magazine, Most Influential Female, 1983
Folder 5 Pittsburgh Magazine, Planning materials used for story on Elsie Hillman, 2006
Folder 6 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "1967's Outstanding Pittsburgh Women" Congratulatory Correspondence, 1967-1968
Folder 7 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Campaign Driver," 1987
Folder 8 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Seen," Henry and Elsie photographed at Event, 2004
Folder 9 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Top 50 Cultural Power Brokers," 1999
Folder 10 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Women in Key Roles of Democrats, GOP," 1962
Folder 11 Pittsburgh Press, "Elsie Hillman: Respect for Tradition," c. 1960s
Folder 12 Pittsburgh Press, "Most Interesting Women of 1968," 1968
Folder 13 Pittsburgh Press, "Most Powerful Woman Here? It's a Tossup," 1978
Folder 14 Pittsburgh Press, "Tableau of Tasteful Decoration," 1964
Folder 15 Pittsburgh Press, "What's Next?" 1989
Folder 16 Pittsburgh Press Sunday Magazine, "Elsie: Presidential Confidante, Power Broker, More Than Just a Rich Man's Wife," 1990
Folder 17-18 Pittsburgh Press Sunday Magazine, "Elsie: Presidential Confidante, Power Broker, More Than Just a Rich Man's Wife," Congratulatory Correspondence, 1990
Folder 19 Pittsburgh Preview, "Report" by Anne Talvacchio, 1984
Folder 20 Pittsburgh Preview, "Women of Achievement," 1983
Folder 21 Renaissance Pittsburgh Magazine, "The Most Powerful Women in Pittsburgh," 1974
Folder 22 Sharon Herald, "Speaker named for GOP Event," 1980
Folder 23 Squirrel Hill News, "Elsie Hillman Named Westminster Chairman," 1976
Folder 24 Suburbaner, "Female Power Brokers?", 1978
Folder 25 Successful Women, "Being of Service is rewarding life-style for Hillman," 1994
Folder 26 Tribune Review Focus, "Pennsylvania's Mrs. Republican," 1989
Folder 27 Tribune Review Focus, "Pennsylvania Politics: No Longer for Men Only," 1990
Folder 28 Up Close with Ann Devlin, 1989
Folder 29 Wall Street Journal, "Power Tables," 2007

Subseries 2. Newspaper Clippings, 1960s-2009

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains newspaper and magazine clippings which feature Elsie Hillman at various events.

Folder 30-32 Newspaper Clippings, c. 1960-2009

Series XII. Photographs, c.1930s-2012

Scope and Content Notes:

Series XII contains photographs, as well as contact sheets and negatives of Elsie Hillman during political events including campaigns and Republican National Conventions in addition to photographs taken at community events and award ceremonies. In addition to these photographs are subseries dedicated to photographs of Hillman with other individuals, presidents, Hillman's own family, as well as photo albums, scrapbooks, and non-photographic images.

Subseries 1. Campaigns, 1956-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains photographs related to political campaigns Elsie Hillman was actively involved in.


Box 101
Folder 1-5 Bush, George H.W. (for President), 1979-1980
Folder 6-9 Bush, George H.W. (for President), 1987-1988
Folder 10-15 Bush, George H.W. (for President), 1992
Folder 16-17 Bush, George W. (for President), 2000
Folder 18 Eisenhower, Dwight D. (for President), Elsie Hillman with Dwight D. Eisenhower as "Ike Girl," 1956
Folder 19 Ford, Gerald R. (for President), Elsie Hillman with Gerald Ford at Organizational Meeting, 1976
Folder 20 Friend, Bob (City Controller), undated
Folder 21 Heinz, H. John III (US Senate), Elsie Hillman at William Penn Hotel on Election Night, 1982
Folder 22-23 Hillman, Elsie (County Republican Chair), 1967
Folder 24 Peirce, Robert (Clerk of Courts), 1971
Folder 25 Ridge, Tom (US Congress), 1990
Folder 26-29 Ridge, Tom (Gubernatorial), 1994
Folder 30 Scranton, William W. III (Gubernatorial), 1986
Folder 31 Shafer, Raymond (Gubernatorial), 1966
Folder 32 Specter, Arlen (US Senate), 1992
Folder 33 Tabor, John K. (Pittsburgh Mayoral), 1968
Folder 34 Thornburgh, Richard L. (US Congress), 1966

Subseries 2. Republican National Conventions, 1964-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains photographs of Elsie Hillman in attendance at Republican National Conventions and related events.

Folder 35-38 1964 Republican National Convention, 1964
Folder 39 1976 Republican National Convention, 1976
Folder 40-41 1984 Republican National Convention, 1984
Folder 42-44 1988 Republican National Convention, 1988
Folder 45-47 1992 Republican National Convention, 1992

Box 102
Folder 1-10 1996 Republican National Convention, 1996
Folder 11-12 2000 Republican National Convention, 2000

Subseries 3. Various Political Events c.1960s-2007

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 3 contains photographs of political events such as inaugurations, parties, fundraisers, meetings, and conferences.

Folder 13-15 Allegheny County Republican 14th Ward, Saluting Elsie Hillman Dinner, 1996
Folder 16 Allegheny Republican Council, Elsie Hillman seated with Richard Thornburgh, c. 1960s
Folder 17 Anne B. Anstine Excellence in Public Service Series, Elsie Hillman and Bob Asher
Folder 18-21 Elsie Hillman Retirement Breakfast, 1996
Folder 22-23 Inauguration of Raymond Shafer, Allegheny Armpit Party, 1967
Folder 24 Inauguration of Richard L. Thornburgh, 1979
Folder 25 Inaugural Reception for Elsie Hillman, 1989
Folder 26 Luncheon honoring Senator Arlen Specter, 2004
Folder 27 Luncheon for Governor Richard Thornburgh, Elsie Hillman and Ronald Reagan, 1982
Folder 28 National Federation of Republican Women
Folder 29 National Governors Association Meeting, Elsie Hillman, Joe Kuznewski, Nelson Rockefeller, and Spiro Agnew, 1972
Folder 30 Nixon Fundraiser, Richard and Franny Scaife, Richard Schweiker, and Elsie and Henry Hillman, 1971
Folder 31 Party for Arlen Specter, 2004
Folder 32 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women, Flapper Party at Pittsburgh Golf Club
Folder 33 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women Annual Convention, 1989
Folder 34 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women Annual Convention, 1992
Folder 35 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women Annual Convention, Elsie Hillman with Anne Anstine and Martha Bell Schoeninger, 1982
Folder 36 Pennsylvania Women’s Campaign Fund Event, Elsie Hillman and Catherine Baker Knoll, 2007
Folder 37 Presidential Delegation to the Gambia, 1990
Folder 38 Presidential Inaugural Ball, Elsie Hillman and Bob Dodds, 1969
Folder 39 Presidential Inaugural Ball, Elsie Hillman and Hugh Scott, 1981
Folder 40-41 Presidential Inauguration Ceremony, Commemorative Photographs, 1981-1989
Folder 42 President’s Drug Advisory Council Event
Folder 43 Pro-Choice Demonstration, Elsie Hillman with Audrey Hillman Fisher and Lilah Fisher, c.1990
Folder 44 Reception for LeRoy S. Zimmerman, 1980
Folder 45-47 Republican Breakfast Club, Elsie Hillman with Ronald Reagan and John Tabor, 1968
Folder 48 Republican Majority for Choice, March for Women’s Lives, 2004
Folder 49 Republican Majority for Choice Dinner, c. 2005
Folder 50 Republican National Committee Leadership Conference, 1975
Folder 51 Republican National Committee Mid-Atlantic Conference, 1953

Box 103
Folder 1 Republican State Committee Party at Hershey Lodge, 1996
Folder 2 Republicans for Choice, Elsie Hillman and Jim Greenwood at rally, 1992
Folder 3 Swearing-in Ceremony of Secretary of Commerce Barbara Franklin, 1992

Subseries 4. Community and Charity Events, c.1967-2012

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 4 contains photographs involving local community and cultural institutions. This includes events and organizations such as the Hillman Cancer Center, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, and WQED.

Folder 4 Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Presentation of Check by Governor Mark Schweiker, 2002
Folder 5 Chatham Center for Women in Politics, Elsie Hillman with Molly Garnett, 1999
Folder 6 Dinner for David Epperson, 2001
Folder 7 Gateway Rehab “Hope Has a Home” Gala, 2009
Folder 8 Heinz Hall Grand Opening, Drue Heinz, Henry, and Elsie Hillman, 1971
Folder 9 Henry Hillman Hall of Minerals Opening, 1980
Folder 10-11 Hillman Cancer Center Dedication, Contact Sheets, 2002
Folder 12 Hillman Cancer Center Groundbreaking, 1999
Folder 13 Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, Opening Night of the Senator John Heinz History Center, 1997
Folder 14 Institute of Politics, Never a Spectator Event, 2012
Folder 15 Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition Event, c. 2001
Folder 16 Persad Auction, Elsie Hillman with Lynn and Charena Swann, 1997
Folder 17 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Dinner for Anne Patton, 1997
Folder 18 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Group Photo after Four Singular Sensations Concert, 2007
Folder 19 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Women’s Association Annual Fashion Gala, 1974
Folder 20 Pittsburgh Urban Magnet Project, “PUMP 10.0: A Decade of Impact” Event, 2005
Folder 21 Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania 70th Anniversary Celebration, 2000
Folder 22-24 PPG Ice Rink Grand Opening, 2001
Folder 25 POW Prayer Day, Elsie Hillman with County Commissioners Tom Foerster, Leonard Staisey, and Bill Hunt, and Pittsburgh religious leaders, 1970
Folder 26 Robert Morris Public Speakers Series, David McCullough with Elsie and Henry Hillman, 2003
Folder 27 Robert Morris Public Speakers Series, Elsie Hillman, Henry Hillman, and Colin Powell, 2006
Folder 28-30 Save Our Summer '04, 2004

Box 104
Folder 1 Sharing and Caring Boat Ride for Veterans, 1994
Folder 2 St. Patrick’s Day Parade, c. 1967
Folder 3 Tribute to Billy Conn, Elsie Hillman, Billy and Mary-Louise Conn, 1990
Folder 4 Tribute to Johnny Costa, 1993
Folder 5 University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute Gala, Ron Herberman, Henry and Elsie Hillman, and Dr. Stanley Marks
Folder 6 UPMC Magee Women’s Event, Elsie Hillman with Coretta Scott King and Nate Smith, 1999
Folder 7 WQED “Dinner with Marvin” Event, 1996
Folder 8 WQED Elsie Awards, 2000
Folder 9-10 WQED Elsie Awards, 2002
Folder 11 WQED Elsie Awards, 2004
Folder 12 WQED Event, Elsie Hillman and Helen Faison, 1975
Folder 13 WQED Fundraiser
Folder 14 WQED Retirement Party for Lloyd Kaiser and Tom Skinner, 1993
Folder 15 WQED TV Auction, 1972
Folder 16-20 WQED TV Auction, 1973
Folder 21 WQED TV Auction, 1975
Folder 22-23 WQED TV Auction, 1978
Folder 24 WQED TV Auction, Elsie Hillman and Mime Volunteer
Folder 25 WQED TV Auction, John and Teresa Heinz
Folder 26 WQED TV Auction, Richard Caliguiri and Elsie Hillman (in gorilla suit)

Subseries 5. Awards and Ceremonies, 1971-2007

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 5 contains photographs of Elsie Hillman and others at award ceremonies or dinners.

Folder 27-29 American Ireland Fund Gala, 2004
Folder 30 B'nai Brith, 2003
Folder 31 Chapel of Four Chaplains, Legion of Honor Bronze Medallion Award Dinner, 1999
Folder 32 Chatham College Commencement, 1993
Folder 33 Event Honoring Leonard Staisey, c. 1990s
Folder 34 Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania, Women and Girls of Distinction Awards, 2007
Folder 35 Hadassah Pittsburgh Chapter Myrtle Wreath Award, 1993
Folder 36 Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, History Makers Gala, 1995
Folder 37 Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, History Makers Award, Henry Hillman
Folder 38 Jewish National Fund Dinner honoring William Steinburg, 1975
Folder 39 Jewish National Fund, Tree of Life Awards, 2002
Folder 40 National Coalition of Christians and Jews Dinner, 1973
Folder 41 National Flag Foundation, Molly Pitcher Award, 1993
Folder 42 National Friends of Public Broadcasting Event, Elsie Hillman with Elizabeth Campbell, 1995
Folder 43 Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Universities, Elsie and Henry Hillman receive Sheepskin Award, 2001
Folder 44 Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican Award Dinner, 1974
Folder 45 Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican Awards Dinner for Hugh Scott, 1973
Folder 46 Pennsylvania Society Dinner, 1998
Folder 47 Pittsburgh Courier Top Hat Award, Elsie Hillman and Carl E. Morris, 1971
Folder 48 Pittsburgh Jaycees Community Leader Award, 1978
Folder 49 Pittsburgh Public Theater George S. Kaufmann Awards, Elsie Hillman with Helen Hayes, 1987
Folder 50 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Golden Triangle Awards, Elsie Hillman with Rachel Mellon Walton, 2002

Box 105
Folder 1 Pittsburgh Vectors' Man of the Year Award, 1983
Folder 2 Point Park University Commencement, 1990
Folder 3-4 St. Barnabas Hance Awards, 1988
Folder 5 Waynesburg University Commencement, 1978
Folder 6 Westminster Choir College Commencement, 1989
Folder 7 Westminster Choir College Commencement, 1991
Folder 8 Woodrow Wilson Awards, Elsie Hillman, Tom Ridge, Jim Rohr, and Henry Hillman, 2003
Folder 9 YWCA Pittsburgh Chapter, Elsie Hillman receiving Allerton Award, 1989
Folder 10 Unidentified Award Dinner, c. 1970s

Subseries 6. Presidents George H. W. Bush, George W. Bush and First Family, 1945-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 6 contains photographs of Elsie Hillman with George H.W. and Barbara Bush. All in this subseries are a number of photographs of the Bush family in which Hillman is not included.

Folder 11 Air Force Two, Elsie Hillman with Earl Baker, and George H.W. Bush, 1986
Folder 12 Barbara Bush, Pope John Paul II, and George H.W. Bush
Folder 13 Bus Advertisement of George H.W. Bush, 1993
Folder 14 Bush Family Photos, 1945-1989
Folder 15-20 Duquesne University Commencement, 1981
Folder 21 Duquesne University Luncheon, 1992
Folder 22 Elsie Hillman, Anne Anstine, and George H.W. Bush in Kennebunkport, 1987
Folder 23 Elsie Hillman, Anne Anstine, and George H.W. Bush at Philadelphia Airport, 1992
Folder 24-27 Elsie Hillman and Barbara Bush, 1987-1991
Folder 28 Elsie Hillman, Barbara and George H.W. Bush, 1979
Folder 29 Elsie Hillman, Barbara and George H.W. Bush, 1992
Folder 30 Elsie Hillman, Barbara and George H.W. Bush, and Earl Baker, 1987
Folder 31-41 Elsie Hillman and George H.W. Bush, 1979-1992
Folder 42 Elsie Hillman, George H.W. Bush, Theresa and Robert D’Angelis, 1988
Folder 43 Elsie Hillman, George H.W. Bush, and Tom Ridge, c.1993-1994
Folder 44 Elsie Hillman, George H.W. Bush, and Charlie Sexton, 1988
Folder 45 Elsie Hillman, George H.W. Bush, and Jay Waldman, 1988
Folder 46 Elsie Hillman, George W. Bush, Tom Ridge, and Unknown, c. 2000
Folder 47-50 Elsie and Henry Hillman with George H.W. Bush, 1987 - c. 2000
Folder 51 Elsie and Henry Hillman with George H.W. and Barbara Bush c. 1980s
Folder 52 Elsie and Henry Hillman with George W. Bush, c. 1992
Folder 53 Elsie and Henry Hillman with George W. Bush and Tom Ridge, c. 2000
Folder 54 Elsie and Henry Hillman with Jim Roddey, Audrey Hillman Fisher, and George W. Bush
Folder 55 Elsie Hillman greeting George H.W. Bush at Greater Pittsburgh Airport, 1988
Folder 56 Elise Hillman greeting George H.W. Bush at Norristown Airport, 1992
Folder 57-58 Elsie Hillman greeting George H.W. Bush, Arlen Specter, and Larry Coughlin at Philadelphia Airport, 1990
Folder 59 Event hosted by Douglas Danforth, c. 1988-1992
Folder 60 Extra Mile Foundation Visit, 2000
Folder 61 Fundraiser for Arlen Specter, 1994
Folder 62 George H.W. Bush, 1985
Folder 63 George H.W. Bush, c. 1980s

Box 106
Folder 1-5 George H.W. and Barbara Bush, c. 1980s-1990s
Folder 6 George H.W. Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev, c. 1980s
Folder 7 Henry Hillman and George H.W. Bush, 1987
Folder 8 Millie the White House Dog, 1989
Folder 9 Operation Desert Storm Commemorative Photograph, 1991
Folder 10-12 Pennsylvania Bush Volunteer Day, 1989
Folder 13-14 State Visit of Boris Yeltsin, 1992
Folder 15 Walker's Point
Folder 16-17 White House Exhibit, 1989
Folder 18 White House Restoration Fund Reception, Elsie Hillman, David Rockefeller, and Barbara Bush, 1990
Folder 19-23 Yacht Madcap, 1988

Subseries 7. Presidential Photographs, 1960-c.1990s

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 7 contains photographs of U.S. Presidents pictured with Elsie and Henry Hillman, in addition to these photographs there are a handful of Presidential portraits.

Folder 24 Carter, Henry Hillman with Jimmy Carter, c. 1970s
Folder 25 Eisenhower, Elsie Hillman and Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1960
Folder 26 Ford, Elsie Hillman, Marion Bell, and Gerald Ford, c. 1974
Folder 27 Ford, Elsie Hillman, Marion Bell, Gerald Ford, and Richard Schweiker, c. 1974
Folder 28 Ford, Elsie Hillman, Gerald Ford, and Cecily Grant
Folder 29 Ford, Elsie and Henry Hillman with Gerald Ford, 1983
Folder 30 Ford, Elsie and Henry Hillman, Jack Heinz, Gerald Ford, Teresa and H. John Heinz III
Folder 31 Ford, Elsie Hillman, John Woznisky, and Gerald Ford, 1976
Folder 32 Ford, Portrait of Gerald R. Ford
Folder 33 Nixon, Elsie Hillman and Richard Nixon, 1969
Folder 34 Nixon, Elsie Hillman, Milner Roberts, and Richard Nixon, 1960
Folder 35 Nixon, Elsie Hillman with Richard Scaife, Ed Howard, John Rawlins, and Richard Nixon, 1971
Folder 36 Reagan, Elsie Hillman and Ronald Reagan, 1988
Folder 37 Reagan, Elsie Hillman, Arlen Specter, and Ronald Reagan
Folder 38-39 Reagan, Portraits of Ronald Reagan
Folder 40 Republican Senatorial Inner Circle, Gerald and Betty Ford, Ronald and Nancy Reagan, Richard and Patricia Nixon, and George H.W. and Barbara Bush, c. 1990s

Subseries 8. Elsie Hillman and Hillman Family, c.1920s-2005

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 8 contains photographs of Elsie Hillman as well as relatives and family members of Hillman.

Folder 41 Audrey Hilliard (Sister-in-Law), c. 2000s
Folder 42 Elsie Hillman, c. 1920s-1940s
Folder 43 Elsie Hillman, c. 1960s
Folder 44 Elsie Hillman, 1979
Folder 45 Elsie Hillman, c. 2000s
Folder 46 Elsie Hillman (in fur coat), c. 1960s
Folder 47 Elsie Hillman (wearing Bush shirt), c. 1988
Folder 48 Elsie Hillman speaking at William Penn Hotel, c. 1960s
Folder 49 Elsie Hillman viewing drawing of Governor Raymond Shafer, 1968
Folder 50 Elsie and Henry Hillman, c. 1950s
Folder 51 Elsie and Henry Hillman, 1976
Folder 52 Elsie and Henry Hillman, c. 1970s
Folder 53 Elsie and Henry Hillman, c. 2000s
Folder 54 Elsie and Henry Hillman, at Birthday Party for Drue Heinz, 2000
Folder 55 Group Photograph of Hillman family outside of Hillman Cancer Center, c. 2000s
Folder 56 Henry L. Hillman
Folder 57 Henry L. Hillman (at industrial site), c. 1950s
Folder 58 Henry L. Hillman, Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania History Makers Award,
Folder 59 Henry Hillman Jr, 1988
Folder 60 Juliet Lea Hillman, Bill Hillman, Henry Hillman Jr., and Audrey Hillman
Folder 61 Wedding Reenactment, 2005

Subseries 9. Group Photographs including Elsie Hillman, c.1948-2012

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 9 contains photographs of Elsie Hillman featured with various individuals and is arranged primarily by last name.

Folder 62 John E. Angle and David Roderick
Folder 63 Anne Anstine and Marlene Carrier, 1992
Folder 64 Anne Anstine and Unknown
Folder 65 Lee Atwater
Folder 66 Rev. John Baiz, 1965
Folder 67 Dexter Baker
Folder 68 Jim Baker and Henry Hillman
Folder 69 Hank Beukema, 1992
Folder 70 Ray Bliss, Charles Percy, and Norbert T. Tiemann, 1967
Folder 71 Victor Borge, c. 1948
Folder 72 Bill Burns
Folder 73 Frick Byers, Jim Fulton, Hugh Scott, Marion Bell, and Marion Scott
Folder 74 Dick Caliguiri and John Bonassi
Folder 75 "'Chink' and his friend," 1980
Folder 76 John Connally, 1977
Folder 77 Johnny Costa
Folder 78 Arthur Edmunds
Folder 79 Dick Frame, 1975

Box 107
Folder 1 Bob Friend and Bill Hunt
Folder 2 Jim Fulton and Marion Metro
Folder 3 Jim Fulton and Unknown
Folder 4 Andy Gleason, George Bloom, Ted Rubino, Frank Pasquerilla, Bill Scranton, and Hugh Scott
Folder 5 Jack Heinz
Folder 6 Henry Hillman
Folder 7 Henry Hillman, Dick Cheney, and Tom Ridge
Folder 8 Henry Hillman and Ron Herberman, c. 1996
Folder 9 Henry Hillman and Lorin Maazel
Folder 10 Henry Hillman, Sophie Masloff, Rita Wilson Kane, and Unknown
Folder 11 Henry Hillman and George Miles
Folder 12 Henry Hillman and Tom Ridge, c. 2000
Folder 13 Bill Hunt and Bob Duggan
Folder 14 Jack Jordan
Folder 15 Nancy Landon Kasselbaum, 1989
Folder 16 Ron Kaufman
Folder 17 Joe Laquatra
Folder 18-19 Charles Lieberth
Folder 20 Barbara Love, Ray Primas, “Teenie Harris”, Ken Love, and Barbara Primas, 1998
Folder 21 Revered Arthur McAnulty
Folder 22 George Miles
Folder 23 Tom Murphy, and Joe Laquatra
Folder 24 Queen Noor of Jordan, 2005
Folder 25 Sheldon Parker
Folder 26 Thomas Petrone, 1999
Folder 27 Morgan Plant, John Denny, Gordon Woodrow, Steve Dunkle, Pat Saylor, and Bob Colonna, 2012
Folder 28 Johno Prascak, 2007
Folder 29 Maureen Reagan, 1980
Folder 30 Nancy Reagan, 1986
Folder 31 Condoleeza Rice, 2004
Folder 32 Cokie Roberts, George Miles, and Claudette Lewis, 2004
Folder 33 Nelson Rockefeller, Jack Heinz, and Richard Thornburgh, c. 1968
Folder 34 Nelson Rockefeller and Martha Bell Schoeninger, 1975
Folder 35 Nelson Rockefeller, Hugh Scott, Marion Scott, and Dick Frame, 1975
Folder 36-37 Jim Roddey, c. 1999
Folder 38 Jonas Salk and Richard Thornburgh
Folder 39 Martha Bell Schoeninger, 1980
Folder 40 Bill Scranton III, 1979
Folder 41 Bill Scranton III, Ginnie and Richard Thornburgh, c. 1978
Folder 42 Bob Shirey, Shirley Collins, and Howard Baker, 1975
Folder 43 Nate Smith
Folder 44 Arlen Specter, Dan Quayle, and Henry Hillman
Folder 45 William Steinberg and Wesley Posvar, 1978
Folder 46 Louis W. Sullivan, c. 1990s
Folder 47 Richard Thornburgh, 1979
Folder 48 Richard Thornburgh
Folder 49 Julie Uram, c. 1996
Folder 50 Eddie Waldron and Unknown, 1967
Folder 51 Andrew Young, 1976
Folder 52 Campaign Office Workers, c. 1992
Folder 53 Unknown, c. 1970s

Subseries 10. Group Photographs not including Elsie Hillman, c.1944-c.2000s

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 10 contains group photographs in which Elsie Hillman is not pictured.

Folder 54 Walter Curley, c. 1944
Folder 55 Walter Curley and John Lindsay
Folder 56 D. Michael Fisher and John Denny, c. 2000s
Folder 57 Drue and Jack Heinz
Folder 58 H. John Heinz III
Folder 59 H. John Heinz III and Teresa Heinz, 1971
Folder 60 Vira Heinz, Jim Walton, and Henry Hillman
Folder 61 Juliet Lea Hillman, Nelson Rockefeller, Henry Hillman Jr, and Hugh Scott
Folder 62 Harry Markowitz and Bob Duggan
Folder 63 Harry Markowitz and William W. Scranton Jr.
Folder 64 Richard Thornburgh and Robert Duggan, 1966
Folder 65 Richard Thornburgh and Joe Durzo, 1966

Subseries 11. Portraits and Publicity Photographs, 1960s-1990s

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 11 contains portraits and publicity photos of individuals.

Folder 66 Anne Anstine
Folder 67 Lee Atwater
Folder 68 Victor Borge
Folder 69 Drue Heinz
Folder 70 Jesse Helms, 1986
Folder 71 Ron Herberman, c. 1995
Folder 72 Herman LaMark
Folder 73 Tom Ridge c. 1980s
Folder 74 Nelson Rockefeller, c. 1970s
Folder 75 Hugh Scott,
Folder 76 John K. Tabor, c. 1960s

Subseries 12. Other, 1967-2000s

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 12 contains photographs, negatives, and cartoons used or sent to Elsie Hillman.


Box 108
Folder 1 Allegheny Republican Party Candidates depicted as babies, 1967
Folder 2 Blair House, c. 1980s
Folder 3 Board of Campaign Buttons
Folder 4 Calvary Episcopal Church, Photographs from Development Campaign Book, 1971
Folder 5 Carnegie Cup, Photograph submitted to Heinz Memorial Committee
Folder 6 Cartoon depicting George Bloom
Folder 7 Hungerford, Cy, Cartoons depicting Elsie Hillman as Allegheny County Republican Chairwoman, 1967-1971
Folder 8 Negatives
Folder 9 Republican Party Cartoon
Folder 10 UPMC Employees, Press photographs 2000s

Subseries 13. Photo Albums and Scrapbooks, 1960s-1997

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 13 contains photo albums and scrapbooks given to Hillman.


Box 108
Volume 1 Photo Album, Zonta International "Tea with Elsie Hillman," 1997

Box 109
Volume 1 Scrapbook 1
Volume 2 Scrapbook 2
Volume 3 Scrapbook 3

Subseries 14. Oversized Images and Cartoons, 1967-2006

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 14 contains oversized images and cartoons. These include a number of enlarged photographs as well as cartoons by Cy Hungerford drawn to commemorate Elsie Hillman's role as Allegheny County Republican Chair.


Box 110
Folder 1 Gerald Ford
Folder 2 Elsie Hillman, Barbara Bush and Sophie Masloff, 1989
Folder 3 Elsie Hillman, George H.W. and Barbara Bush, and Esther Curley, c. 1980s
Folder 4 Elsie Hillman and Gerald Ford
Folder 5 Elsie Hillman and Nelson Rockefeller, 1968
Folder 6 Elsie Hillman, Nelson Rockefeller, George Bloom, Hugh and Marion Scott, and Dick Frame, 1968
Folder 7 Elsie Hillman, Nelson Rockefeller, Edward Speer and his wife (unnamed), 1968
Folder 8 Elsie Hillman with Political Supporters, 1980
Folder 9 William W. Scranton Jr.
Folder 10 Ray Shaffer
Folder 11 National Republican Senatorial Committee, Group Photograph
Folder 12 White House Christmas Reception, Elsie Hillman and Barbara Bush, 1989

Box 111
Folder 1 Ray Bliss
Folder 2 Cartoon of Hugh Scott (as William Penn)
Folder 3 Election Day Newspapers, 1971
Folder 4 Elsie and Henry Hillman with George H.W. and Barbara Bush, c. 1980s
Folder 5 Hungerford, Cy, Cartoon commemorating Elsie Hillman's election as County Republican Chairwoman, 1967
Folder 6 Hungerford, Cy, Cartoon commemorating Elsie Hillman reacting to Democratic landslide
Folder 7 Hungerford, Cy, Cartoon commemorating Elsie Hillman's retirement as Allegheny County Republican Chairwoman, 1970
Folder 8 Northside Urban Pathways Charter School Event
Folder 9 Parson, A., Cartoon depicting Elsie Hillman as a nurse
Folder 10 Pittsburgh Rotary Club, Drawing of Elsie Hillman, 1990
Folder 11 Presidential Election Newspapers, 1980
Folder 12 Republican Senatorial Inner Circle, c. 1980s
Folder 13 Republican Senatorial Inner Circle, Presidents Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon, George H.W. Bush, and Gerald R. Ford, c.1990s
Folder 14 Salute to the President Dinner honoring President Richard M. Nixon, 1971
Folder 15 John Walker
Folder 16 Women's Health Services Inc, "An Open Letter to 21 Million Women"

Box 112
Folder 1 George H.W. and Barbara Bush
Folder 2 Allegheny County Republican 14th Ward, Signed Thank You Poster, c. 1974
Folder 3 Duquesne University, Doctorate of Humane Letters, 1979
Folder 4 Inauguration Day Newspaper Clippings, 1989
Folder 5 Philadelphia Association of School Administrators Award, 1989
Folder 6 Poster, “Ike the Cook”
Folder 7 Poster, Pennsylvania for Bush
Folder 8 Elsie and Henry Hillman with George H.W. and Barbara Bush
Folder 9 Elsie Hillman, George H.W. Bush, Audrey Hillman Fisher, and Tim Fisher, 1988
Shelf WW 1-A-1 Elsie Hillman with Richard Scaife, Ed Howard, John Rawlins, and Richard Nixon, 1971
Shelf WW 1-A-1 Photographic Display of 1996 Republican National Convention, given to Hillman from Tim Shaffer, 1996
Shelf WW 1-A-1 Photographic Display of Pennsylvania Bush Volunteer Day, given to Hillman by Tim Shaffer, 1989

Series XIII. Realia, 1952-2004

Scope and Content Notes:

Series XIII contains various objects related to Elsie Hillman’s involvement in numerous political campaigns and conventions as well as material related to the Republican Party as well as additional realia. This include political buttons, campaign stickers and convention artifacts, as well as presidential related objects.

Subseries 1. Political Buttons

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 1 contains buttons worn by or given to Hillman used in numerous political campaigns, events, and causes.

Section: Campaigns


Box 113
Folder 1 Buckman for Congress
Folder 2 Bush, George H.W. (for President), 1980
File 3-11 Bush, George H.W. (for President), 1988
Folder 12-21 Bush, George H.W. (for President), 1992
Folder 20-32 Bush, George W. (for President), 2000

Box 114
Folder 1-4 Bush, George W. (for President), 2004
Folder 5 Bush, Prescott (for US Senate), 1982
Folder 6 Capozzi, Al (for District Attorney)
Folder 7 Casey (for Congress)
Folder 8 Cohill (for Judge)
Folder 9 Cosetti, Joseph (for Pittsburgh Mayor), 1977
Folder 10 Dickerson, Linda (for County Commissioner),
File 11-14 Dole, Robert (for President), 1996
Folder 15 Edgar, Robert (for US Senate), 1986
Folder 16-17 Eisenhower, Dwight D. (for President), 1952
Folder 18-21 Ford, Gerald R. (for President), 1976
Folder 22 Gary (for Congress)
Folder 23 George, Jean (Sewickley Council)
Folder 24 Goldwater, Barry (for President), 1964
Folder 25 GOP Elections, 1985
Folder 26 Hafer, Barbara (for Pennsylvania Governor), 1990
Folder 27-28 Heinz, H. John II (for US Senate)
Folder 29 Howard, Ed (for US Senate)
Folder 30 Hunt, Mary Caroline (for Pittsburgh City Council)
Folder 31 John (for Judge)
Folder 32 Montemuro (for Judge)
Folder 33 Morris [the cat] (for President), 1992

Box 115
Folder 1-5 Nixon, Richard M. (for President), 1960-1968
Folder 5 Olympia
Folder 6 Pasquerilla (for State Treasurer)
Folder 7 Peirce, Robert
Folder 8-9 Powell, Colin (for President), 1996
Folder 10 Purdy
Folder 11 Purdy (for Judge)
Folder 12-21 Reagan, Ronald W. (for President), 1980
Folder 22-28 Reagan, Ronald W. (for President), 1984

Box 116
Folder 1-5 Ridge, Tom (for Pennsylvania Governor), 1994
Folder 6 Rockefeller, Nelson (for President), 1968
Folder 7 Rockefeller, Nelson (for President), 1976
Folder 8-9 Rockefeller, Nelson (for President)
Folder 10 Saylor, Pat (for Judge)
Folder 11 Scott, Hugh (for US Senate)
Folder 12 Scranton, William W. III (for Pennsylvania Governor), 1986
Folder 13 Shanaman, Susan (Auditor General)
Folder 14 Specter, Arlen (for President), 1996
Folder 15 Specter, Arlen (for US Senate)
Folder 16-17 Specter, Arlen (for US Senate), 1986
Folder 18 Specter, Arlen (for US Senate), 1992
Folder 19 Swartz (for Supreme Court)
Folder 20 Thompson
Folder 21 Thornburgh, Richard L.
Folder 22-23 Thornburgh, Richard L. (for Pennsylvania Governor), 1978
Folder 24 Thornburgh, Richard L. (for Vice President)

Section: Republican National Conventions

Folder 25 1964 Republican National Convention
Folder 26-29 1988 Republican National Convention
Folder 30-31 1992 Republican National Convention
Folder 32-36 2000 Republican National Convention

Section: Women's Rights and Pro-Choice


Box 117
Folder 1 "Abe's Babes"
Folder 2 "Bitch, Bitch, Bitch"
Folder 3 "God is coming and is she pissed!"
Folder 4 "If men could get pregnant, Abortion would be a Sacrament"
Folder 5 "I'm Pro-choice and I vote!"
Folder 6 "Keep Abortion Legal"
Folder 7 Pike County Council of Republican Women, 50th Anniversary
Folder 8 Ratify the ERA
Folder 9-10 Republicans for Choice

Section: Assorted Buttons

Folder 11 "Barry's Right!"
Folder 12 "Be Nice to Me, I'm Rich!"
Folder 13 "Everything is controlled by a small evil group"
Folder 14 First Dog - Inaugural Flight
Folder 15 GOP Elephant
Folder 16 Grand Old Party Light-Up Button
Folder 17 "Happy Birthday John Heinz," 1988
Folder 18 Holly and Mabon
Folder 19 Holy Cow
Folder 20 "I'll show you mine if you show me yours"
Folder 21 "I'm for Elsie"
Folder 22 "I'm not easy but we can discuss it!"
Folder 23 "I need help! I'm a parent"
Folder 24 "I watch Public Television and I vote!"
Folder 25 "Kathy and Tim" Name Button, 1979
Folder 26 Mount Lebanon Township 50th Anniversary, 1962
Folder 27 Operation Desert Storm, 1991
Folder 28 Operation Open Door, "Welcome Democrats, Joining the Future Together," 1985
Folder 29 Pennsylvania Agriculture, "We're Growing Better"
Folder 30 Pennsylvania Founder's Award, "We Love You Elsie," 2002

Box 118
Folder 1 "Please don't smoke and I won't FART"
Folder 2 Republican Main Street Partnerships
Folder 3 Talbott Reunion, 1972
Folder 4 "Thanks Anne and Bill for the Leadership"
Folder 5 "Vietnam Veterans, Welcome Home," 1987
Folder 6 "Vote America"
Folder 7 "We Love You Elsie"
Folder 8 "Win"
Folder 9 WQED Great TV Auction, 1973
Folder 10 "You Gotta Have Art"

Section: Large Buttons

Folder 11 51st Inaugural Celebration, 1989
Folder 12 1980 Republican National Convention, "I'm a 1980 National Convention Delegate," 1980
Folder 13 "I'm a Red-Hot Republican"

Subseries 2. Campaign Stickers

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 2 contains political bumper stickers, and are arranged alphabetically by candidate last name or phrase.


Box 119
Folder 1 George H.W. Bush (for President), "Bush-Quayle '92," 1992
Folder 2 George H.W. Bush (for President), "Bush is Just Better"
Folder 3 George H.W. Bush (for President), "George Bush for President," c. 1980
Folder 4 George W. Bush (for President), "Agriculture Supports Bush-Cheney"
Folder 5 George W. Bush (for President), "Sportsmen for Bush-Cheney"
Folder 6 George W. Bush (for President), "Veterans for Bush-Cheney"
Folder 7 George W. Bush (for President), "W Stands for Women - Bush-Cheney"
Folder 8 Robert J. Dole (for President),"Dole for President '96," 1996
Folder 9 "Don't Blame Me, I voted Republican"
Folder 10 Gerald R. Ford (for President), "President Ford '76," 1976
Folder 11 Gerald R. Ford (for President), "This is Ford Country," 1976
Folder 12 Colin Powell (for President), "Powell '96"
Folder 13 Ronald W. Reagan (for President), "Reagan-Bush '84," 1984
Folder 14 "Republicans for Choice: 71% Can't Be Wrong!"
Folder 15 "Republican Majority - Pro-Choice"
Folder 16 Richard L. Thornburgh (for Pennsylvania Governor), "Thornburgh-Scranton"
Folder 17 "Yank the Plank," 2000

Subseries 3. Lapel Pins

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 3 contains lapel pins given to or worn by Hillman.


Box 120
Item 1 32 Club pin
Item 2-6 Bush pins
Item 7 "Debepr" pin
Item 8 Donkey pin
Item 9-31 Elephant pins
Item 32 "First for Ridge" pin, c. 1993
Item 33-34 Flag pins
Item 35 Ford '76 pin
Item 36 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation
Item 37 Great Seal of the United States
Item 38 Gubernatorial Inauguration, 1995

Box 121
Item 1 Key-shaped pin
Item 2 "N" pin
Item 3 "Pennsylvania: memories last a lifetime" pin
Item 4 Pennsylvania Republican Party Elected Officer pin
Item 5 Presidential Guest pin
Item 6 Presidential Inauguration pin, 1985
Item 7 Ray Broderick pin
Item 8 Republican Coalition for Choice pin
Item 9-10 Republican Senatorial Inner Circle pin
Item 11 Scott-Broderick-Scalera pin 1970
Item 12 Talbott Family Reunion pin, 1992
Item 13 William W. Scranton pin
Item 14 Woman's Suffrage 75th Anniversary, 1995

Subseries 4. Badges and Nametags

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 4 contains numerous convention badges and nametags worn by Elsie Hillman at Republican National Conventions and other political events.


Box 122
Item 2-4 Republican National Committee, National Committeewoman Badges
Item 5 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1995
Item 7 Presidential Trust, Trustee, 1984
Item 8 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (Bronze), 1995
Item 9 1992 Republican National Convention, Republican Senatorial Inner Circle, 1992
Item 10 2000 Republican National Convention, Delegate, 2000
Item 11 2000 Republican National Convention, Finance Committee, 2000
Item 12 1996 Republican National Convention, Platform Committee Delegate, 1996

Subseries 5. Convention Artifacts

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 5 contains various objects commemorating or related to numerous Republican National Conventions.


Box 121
Item 15 1980 Republican National Convention, George Bush Garter, 1980
Item 16 1988 Republican National Convention, George Bush Commemorative Cigar, 1988
Item 20 1996 Republican National Convention, Elephant Corkscrew, 1996
Item 22 1984 Republican National Convention, Horseshoe, 1984
Item 23 1996 Republican National Convention, Magnet, 1996

Box 125
Item 2 1992 Republican National Convention, Commemorative Coca-Cola Bottle, 1992
Item 3 1996 Republican National Convention, Commemorative Coca-Cola Bottle, 1996
Item 4 2000 Republican National Convention, Baseball Cap, 2000

Subseries 6. Jewelry

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 6 contains items of Republican-themed jewelry given to or worn by Hillman.


Box 121
Item 17 Elephant bracelet
Item 18 Elephant earrings
Item 19 Houston livestock show and rodeo, Bolo tie
Item 21 Republican Party wristwatch

Subseries 7. Presidential Related

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 7 contains artifacts relating to U.S. Presidents including Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, and George. H.W. Bush.


Box 122
Item 1 Bush, #1 Yarn Pin
Item 6 Ford, Presidential Pen

Box 123
Item 1 Reagan, Belt Buckle
Item 2 Bush, George Bush Presidential Library Miniature Shovel
Item 3 Reagan, Charm
Item 4 Nixon, Presidential Pen
Item 5 Bush, Fart Machine sent from George H.W. Bush to Elsie Hillman, 1996

Box 124
Item 2 Reagan, Salute to President Reagan Brass Paperweight, 1982
Item 4 The President's House Matchbooks

Subseries 8. Assorted

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 8 contains items such as articles of clothing, tokens, and other commemorative objects.


Box 124
Item 1 Pennsylvania Founder's Day Award, name badge, 2002
Item 4 George Bush for President Hat Band
Item 5 21 Club token
Item 6 John Rutledge medallion
Item 7 "I like Ike" glove
Item 8 Slick Times campaign currency, 2000
Item 9 Elephant Nose
Item 10 Bronze Gag Brothel Tokens
Item 11 "Click with Dick" Clicker
Item 12 Ernie Preate for Attorney General pan scrapper
Item 13 Grand piano bookmark

Box 125
Item 1 Dole-Kemp Hat, 1996

Box 126
Folder 1 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation flag
Folder 2 George Bush scarf
Folder 3 Pennsylvania Founder's Day Award, mask, 2000
Folder 4 Pennsylvania Tech Fest, Adam 40-80 T-Shirt, 2000
Folder 5 Reagan Roundup handkerchief
Folder 6 Republican National Convention, Scarf, 1984
Folder 7 Yank the Plank handkerchief
Folder 8 Republican Presidents clock

Box 127
Item 1 Allegheny County Home Rule Bucket

Subseries 9. Awards and Honors (Plaques)

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 9 contains awards, honors, and plaques given to Hillman. For additional information on awards and honors received by Hillman, please see Series VI. Awards.


Box 128
Item 1 American Ireland Fund, 2004

Box 129
Item 1 League of Women Voters, Good Government Award, 2003
Item 2 Jewish National Fund, Tree of Life Dinner, 2003

Box 130
Item 1 Gubernatorial Inauguration, Commemorative Medal Set, 1995
Item 2 National United Affiliated Beverage Association, Tribute to Women Award for Excellence, 1989
Item 3 Jewish War Veterans, Humanitarian Award, 1976

Box 131
Item 1 Shadyside Hospital Foundation, Twentieth Anniversary Commemorative Box, 1995
Item 2 Sharing and Caring Inc., Certificate of Appreciation, 1993
Item 3 African American Republican Council William P. Young Scholarship Award, 1998

Box 132
Item 1 American Heart Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter, Appreciation Award, 1987
Item 2 YWCA Pittsburgh, A Tribute to Women Award, 1995
Item 3 Jewish Sports Hall of Fame of Western Pennsylvania and Sports for Israel, Honor Roll life Member, 1994
Item 4 Blue Cross of Western Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Blue Shield, Plaque 1991
Item 5 Bush Quayle ’88, Plaque of Appreciation, 1988

Box 133
Item 1 Squirrel Hill Kiwanis Club, Women of the Year Award, 1965
Item 2 Guardians of Greater Pittsburgh, Inc., Humanitarian Award, 1973
Item 3 Women’s American Ort, Social Assistance Award, 1973
Item 4 Black Republican Council of Pennsylvania, W.P. Young Award, 1982

Box 134
Item 1 The Forbes Funds, Frieda G. Shapira Medal, 2011
Item 2 University of Pittsburgh Student Activities East-West Martial Arts Club, Award of Support, 2011

Box 135
Item 1 Persad Center, Outstanding Generosity Award, 2002
Item 2 Chapel of Four Chaplains, Legion of Honor Bronze Medallion Plaque, 1999
Item 3 March of Dimes Gala Plaque of Appreciation, 1983

Box 136
Item 1 The Pittsburgh Foundation, Resolution in Honor of Elsie Hillman, 2005
Item 2 YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh, Allerton Award, 1989
Item 3 Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Man and Woman of the Year, 2002
Item 4 Chapel of the Four Chaplains, Plaque of Membership, 2002
Item 5 Innovative Systems Inc., Award of Thanks (as first client and customer), 1968

Box 137
Item 1 Western Pennsylvania Republican Hall of Fame, 1986
Item 2 Urban League of Pittsburgh, Recognition of Service, 1998
Item 3 Pennsylvania’s Campaign for Choice, Honorary Citation, c.1990s
Item 4 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women, Resolution Honoring Hillman, 1980
Item 5 Republican State Committee Delegation of Allegheny County, Berley Buchman Memorial Spirit of Lincoln Award, 1986

Box 138
Item 1 Point Park College, Doctor of Humane Letters, 1990
Item 2 Republican State Committee of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican Award, 1974
Item 3 Pennsylvania House of Representatives Resolution, Congratulations on Appointment as National Committee Woman, 1975
Item 4 United States Capitol Historical Society, Certificate, 1990

Box 139
Item 1 National Conference of Christians and Jews, National Brotherhood Award, 1973
Item 2 The Wheeler School, Community Service Award, 1969
Item 3 Rider University, Bertram Mott Award, 1995
Item 4 Salvation Army, Catherine Booth Award, 1987

Box 140
Item 1 Pittsburgh Jaycees, Community Service Award, 1978
Item 2 Pittsburgh Vectors, Man of the Year, 1982
Item 3 Jewish National Fund, Citation of Honor, 1996

Box 141
Item 1 1967's Outstanding Women of Pittsburgh District
Item 2 National Night of Honors Award, Plaque in Appreciation of Four Decades of Work for Civil Rights Achievements, 1994
Item 3 Republican National Convention, Mounted microphone used by Hillman to cast delegate votes for George Bush, 1988
Shelf WW 1-E-1 Chartiers Valley Council of Republican Women, framed display of campaign buttons presented to Elsie Hillman
Shelf WW 1-E-1 Pennsylvania Council of Republican Women, framed display of campaign buttons presented to Elsie Hillman, 1991
Shelf WW 1-E-1 Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Universities, Sheepskin Award, 2000
Shelf WW 1-E-1 Run Baby Run Kickoff Event foam core board, 2006

Series XIV. Audio-Video Material, 1974-2012

Scope and Content Notes:

Series XIV contains Audio-Video Material relating to Elsie Hillman's political and non-political activities. This includes numerous news spots, press conferences, awards dinners, and radio interviews.

Item 1 Pennsylvania Distinguished Republican Award, "To Elsie With Love," 1974 (16 mm film)
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Item 2 Election Night Radio Interview, November 7, 1978 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 3 The Whitney's, "Together a New Beginning," distributed at Republican National Convention, 1980 (Vinyl) (Vinyl record)
Item 4 WTAE-TV, Hillman Hall of Minerals Video Package, September 24, 1980 (Umatic)
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Item 5 KDKA Eyewitness Newsmakers, Elsie Hillman discusses Presidential Election results, December 7, 1980 (Umatic)
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Item 6 Pennsylvania State Song, 1982 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 7 Republican National Convention, "The Night We Took the Flag Back," August 1984 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 8 State of Pennsylvania broadcast, Elsie Hillman discusses Presidential Election, October 14, 1988 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 9 KDKA, Clips featuring Hillman, 1988-1996 (Betacam)
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Item 10 White House, Congratulations from George H.W. Bush to Henry Hillman for Pennsylvania Chamber of Commerce's Businessman of the Year, August 14, 1989 (Umatic)
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Item 11 WHP-21 Newsbroadcast, Elsie Hillman profile, c.1989 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 12 Westminster Choir College Commencement, Elsie Hillman Citation, 1991 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 13 An Evening with Wendell G. Freeland, January 11, 1991 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 14 Community Coalitions: Gathering Momentum - Building a Drug Free America, 1992 (VHS Cassette) (VHS)
Item 15 WQED Producer's Society - Elsie Hillman TV Spot, 1992 (VHS Cassette)
Item 16 Hillman Retirement, Video Program and Breakfast Event, 1996 (Betacam)
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Item 17 Hillman Retirement, Interviews, 1996 (Betacam)
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Item 18 Elsie Hillman Retirement, Select Tribute Footage, 1996 (Betacam)
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Item 19 WQED, "For the Love of Elsie," 1996 (VHS Cassette)
Item 20 Interfaith Alliance Race Relations Event, November 25, 1996 (Betacam)
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Item 20 Pennsylvania Society Dinner, 1997 (VHS Cassette)
Item 21 UPCI Leadership Dinner Video Program, 1997 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 22 WQED Elsie Awards, 1998 (VHS Cassette)
Item 23 Archives of Industrial Society, State and Local Government Interview, April 6, 1999 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 24 PNC Park Groundbreaking and Roberto Clemente Bridge Dedication news footage, 1999 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 25 UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Groundbreaking Ceremony, September 22, 1999 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 26 Business Card CD distributed at 2000 Republican National Convention, The Pittsburgh Region - Right Place. Right Now., 2000 (CD-ROM)
Item 27 Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, History Makers' Dinner, 2000 (VHS Cassette)
Item 28 WISH List Convention Event, August 2, 2000 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 29 WQED Elsie Awards, 2000 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 30 WQED Victor Borge Tribute, Remarks from Elsie Hillman, December 31, 2000 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 31 "When Conventions Were Conventions – Democrats," 2000 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 32 "When Conventions Were Conventions - GOP," 2000 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 33 Pennsylvania Founder's Day Award Ceremony, 2002 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 34 UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Grand Opening and Dedication, October 9, 2002 (Betacam)
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Item 35 UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Opening News Coverage, 2002 (VHS Cassette)
Item 36 WQED Elsie Awards, 2002 (VHS Cassette)
Item 37 WQED Elsie Awards,"On Q" Interviews Fred Rogers, 2002 (VHS Cassette)
Item 38 WQED FM, Remembering Fred Rogers, 2003 (Audio CD)
Item 39 Calvary Episcopal Church, Adult Forum Post Convention Report, 2004 (Audio Cassette)
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Item 40 "Nixon Conversations 1971", 2004 (Audio CD)
Item 41 UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Donation Announcement and Press Conference, June 20, 2005 (MiniDV)
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Item 42 Shady Side Academy, Hillman Center For the Performing Arts Dedication Celebration, 2004 (Audio CD)
Item 43 UPMC Gala Video Production, 2004 (VHS Cassette)
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Item 44 WQED Elsie Awards, 2004 (VHS Cassette)
Item 45 WQED Elsie Awards, "On Q" from the Elsie Awards, 2004
Item 46 Pennsylvania Cable Network, Dick Thornburgh: An Oral History, 2005 (DVD)
Item 47 Pennsylvania Cable Network, Scranton for Governor Campaign Fundraiser, 2005 (DVD)
Item 48 Mentoring Partnership Awards Dinner, Bishop Donald Wuerl's message of congratulations, 2006 (Betacam)
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Item 49 Run Baby Run, 2006 (MiniDV)
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Item 50 Pittsburgh Magazine, Disc of Images used in story on Elsie and Henry Hillman, 2007 (CD-ROM)
Item 51 International Women's Forum World Leadership Conference International Hall of Fame Gala, 2008 (DVD)
Item 52 Pittsburgh Promise, Leaders TV Ad, c. 2008-2009 (DVD)
Item 53 Nate Smith Documentary, What does Trouble Mean? Nate Smith's Revolution, 2009 (DVD)
Item 54 StoryCorps Interview with grandson Henry Simonds, 2010 (Audio CD)
Item 55 Forbes Funds, Elsie Hillman awarded Frieda Shapira Medal, 2011 (DVD)
Item 56 Never a Spectator: The Political Life of Elsie Hillman, Video Production for Carnegie Museum Event, 2012 (DVD)
Item 57 Governor Tom Ridge - Message for Elsie Hillman (VHS Cassette)
Item 58 The Pittsburgh Downtown Plan CD-Rom (CD-ROM)
Item 59 UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Major Donor Preview (VHS Cassette)
Item 60 Elsie Hillman speaking about County Commissioner Race (VHS Cassette)