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Subseries 1. Organizations, Events and Committees, 1964-1978

Scope and Content Notes:

These files document many of the community-based organizations and events in which Thornburgh was involved during the sixties and seventies. These files are organized chronologically and include a speech, a news release, and a report which are available on-line, plus correspondence, annotated notes, and files related to the several community boards of trustees on which he was a member.


Box 13
Folder 13 White House Fellows Application December, 1964
Folder 14 Pittsburgh Council for International Visitors (PCIV) 1965-1967
Folder 15 "What is Pittsburgh Council for International Visitors?" :Remarks Mountain View Rotary September 27, 1965
Folder 16 Regional Council for International Education 1966-1967
Folder 17 "The Forum," Correspondence and Notes 1967
Folder 18 American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) 1967-1970
Folder 19 Home for Crippled Children: Capital Fund Drive (Thornburgh, General Chairman) 1967
Folder 20 "The Pennsylvania Assembly on the State Legislature in American Politics," American Assembly, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA May 9-11, 1968
Folder 21 Allegheny County Committee for 1970 White House Conference on Youth and Children 1969
Folder 22 Report of the Housing Inadequacies Task Force to the Reappraisal and Development Commission, Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County May 17, 1971
Folder 23 Report of the Task Force for the Chronically Unemployed to the Reappraisal and Development Commission, Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County July 30, 1971
Folder 24 Report of the Task Force on Services to Families and Children to the Reappraisal and Development Commission, Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County November, 1971
Folder 25 Report of the Health Task Force to the Reappraisal and Development Commission, Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County November 5, 1971

Box 14
Folder 1 Report of the Task Force on Youth Problems to the Reappraisal and Development Commission, Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Richard Thornburgh, Chairman December 20, 1971
Folder 2 U.S. Attorney Thornburgh, Chairman of a Task Force on Youth Problems for the Heath and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, spoke to an annual meeting of the Allegheny County Camp Fire Girls, Pittsburgh February 9, 1972
Folder 3 Correspondence regarding the Report of the Task Force on Youth Problems March-May, 1972
Folder 4 Report of the Reappraisal and Development Commission, Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County: New Directions for the Seventies (annotated) June, 1972
Folder 5 Student Help Center Board of Advisors, Funding Application and Correspondence 1971-1972
Folder 6 University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Social Work Board of Visitors 1971-1975
Folder 7 House of Representatives Committee to Investigate the Administration of Justice 1973-1974
Folder 8 Benjamin Franklin Symposium, Harrisburg, PA January 17-19, 1977
Folder 9 Pittsburgh Public Theater Board of Directors 1977-1978
Folder 10 WQED Board of Directors 1977-1978