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Subseries 2. Research and Notes on Politics

Scope and Content Notes:

The files here successfully represent the political scene in Pittsburgh at the time, including several local campaigns and the state of Pittsburgh's finances and mayoral politics. Files are arranged chronologically and consist of annotated notes, newspaper clippings, reports, and news releases about Pittsburgh politics and issues. The news releases are available here online.

Folder 5 Notes and research on statistical material regarding politics 1960-1965
Folder 6 Research on the Republican Party 1964-1966
Folder 7 Biographical information, notes, and clippings on Honorable Michael J. Musmanno 1964
Folder 8 Thornburgh's research and notes on politics 1965
Folder 9 "The State of Allegheny: The Republican Party in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County from 1930-1961," by H. Sheldon Parker 1965
Folder 10 Republican Party in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County, reports and notes 1965-1977
Folder 11 Research on election reform matters 1967-1974
Folder 12 Mayor Joseph Barr regarding Pittsburgh's financial crisis 1968
Folder 13 News Releases regarding politics in Pittsburgh January, 1969
Folder 14 Research and correspondence regarding elections and polls in Pennsylvania 1961-1972
Folder 15 Information regarding Mayor Zoran Popovich 1972
Folder 16 Observations on the Pennsylvania political scene 1972 and 1974