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Subseries 5. Schedules and Events

Scope and Content Notes:

Daily and weekly schedules for the campaign are included in this section in addition to the following events.

The events for the campaign date from August 19, 1991 to November 5, 1991. These events contain background information for press announcements, meetings, and editorial boards. They also such items as conferences, rallies, festivals, interviews, meetings, county receptions, walking tours, trade fairs, and even pig roasts. There is a board range of issues and constituencies, for example: senior citizens, disabilities, health care, economic development and business enterprise zones. There are also several fundraising events, sponsored by the Thornburgh for Senate Committee (TSC). The events well represent the commitment of Candidate Thornburgh.

Section: Schedules


Box 920
Folder 1 Daily Schedules August-November, 1991
Folder 2 Weekly Schedules August-November, 1991

Section: Events

Folder 3 Press conference at Rehabilitation Institute of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh August 19, 1991
Folder 4 Pittsburgh media interviews, Pittsburgh August 20, 1991
Folder 5 Funeral service for Mercer Tate, Mt. Airy August 20, 1991
Folder 6 Pennyback Woods Community Center, remarks, Philadelphia August 22, 1991
Folder 7 PMA reception and meeting with Philadelphia business leaders, Philadelphia August 22, 1991
Folder 8 Meeting with Montgomery County Republican leaders, Norristown August 23, 1991
Folder 9 Lycoming County Republican committee picnic with brief remarks, Williamsport August 25, 1991
Folder 10 Reception in honor of Senator Charlie Lemmond, Dallas August 25, 1991
Folder 11 Meeting with employees at Precision Industries, Inc., Washington August 26, 1991
Folder 12 Walking tour of Main Street with County Commissioner Ed Paluso, Washington August 26, 1991
Folder 13 Meeting with Harold Miller regarding briefing materials, Pittsburgh August 26, 1991
Folder 14 Meetings with Evans Rose and CEOs of private companies, Pittsburgh August 27, 1991
Folder 15 K&L partners luncheon, Pittsburgh August 27, 1991
Folder 16 National Rehabilitation Week, Presentation of the Senator John Heinz Memorial Legislative Award, Washington, DC August 28, 1991
Folder 17 Statewide Candidacy Announcement, multiple locations August 29-30, 1991
Folder 18 Doylestown Polish Festival, Doylestown September 2, 1991
Folder 19 Debate: WQED "The Editors", Pittsburgh September 6, 1991
Folder 20 Thornbury Corn Boil, Thornbury September 8, 1991
Folder 21 Pig-Roast in honor of Jay Moyer, Treasurer of Montgomery County, Ledrach September 8, 1991
Folder 22 Visits with Republican leaders from Beaver and Butler Counties; Interview with Print and Radio reporters, Butler September 9, 1991
Folder 23 Pittsburgh Italian Scholarship Fund Dinner, Pittsburgh September 9, 1991
Folder 24 Quad-Chamber Legislative Forum, Remarks, St. Clair September 10, 1991
Folder 25 Meeting with Fayette County Republican leaders, Uniontown September 10, 1991
Folder 26 United Way "Day of Caring" Senior Festival Days, Pittsburgh September 11, 1991
Folder 27 Meeting with Pro-Family Coalition of Southwest PA, Pittsburgh September 11, 1991
Folder 28 Chester County Republican Candidates Rally, West Chester September 12, 1991
Folder 29 Presidential Salute to Dick Thornburgh, with remarks by President Bush, Philadelphia September 12, 1991
Folder 30 Meetings with Republican leaders, Harrisburg September 13, 1991
Folder 31 Meetings with Republican leaders, Lancaster September 13, 1991
Folder 32 Third Annual Pennsylvania Leadership Conference, Remarks, Grantville September 14, 1991

Box 921
Folder 1 Meeting with Organizations United for the Environment, McClure September 14, 1991
Folder 2 100th Annual McClure Bean Soup Festival, McClure September 14, 1991
Folder 3 American Legion "Colonel Charles Young Day," remarks and tour, Philadelphia September 15, 1991
Folder 4 Fundraising breakfast hosted by Daniel Shapira, Pittsburgh September 16, 1991
Folder 5 Walking tours of the Lord Corporation Aerospace Plant, Gertrude Barber Center, and the Soldiers and Sailors Home, Erie September 17, 1991
Folder 6 Meeting with Admiral John Dalrymple, Commander of the Philadelphia Naval Base, Philadelphia September 18, 1991
Folder 7 Easton Area Middle School, classroom session and press conference, Easton September 18, 1991
Folder 8 Binney and Smith, Inc., visit with employees, meeting with management and public affairs committees, Easton September 18, 1991
Folder 9 Meeting with Pittsburgh Area Business Leaders, Pittsburgh September 18, 1991
Folder 10 Pennsylvania Small Business Trade Fair, Remarks, Monroeville September 19, 1991
Folder 11 Ribbon cutting ceremony for Commissioner candidates Peters and Senio, Scranton September 19, 1991
Folder 12 Notarianni & Company employees visit, Scranton September 19, 1991
Folder 13 Allied Services National Rehabilitation Week award dinner, Scranton September 19, 1991
Folder 14 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception, hosted by Ralph and Joyce Lomma and Ernie Preate, Sr., Scranton September 19, 1991
Folder 15 Gun Rights Policy Conference, remarks, Philadelphia September 21, 1991
Folder 16 Super Sunday, Allentown September 22, 1991
Folder 17 Allegheny County Republican Family Picnic, brief remarks, Pittsburgh September 22, 1991
Folder 18 Pittsburgh Technology Center, tour and Economic Development Program announcement, Pittsburgh September 23, 1991
Folder 19 Reception in honor of European Parliament members, Pittsburgh September 23, 1991
Folder 20 Amen Corner, dinner and remarks, Pittsburgh September 23, 1991
Folder 21 ADA breakfast, "The Forging of a New Freedom Campaign," remarks, Pittsburgh September 24, 1991
Folder 22 Meeting with the National Association of Hispanic Elderly, Philadelphia September 24, 1991
Folder 23 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception, Unionville September 24, 1991
Folder 24 Publicker Industries, industrial renaissance program announcement , Philadelphia September 25, 1991
Folder 25 Pennsylvania State Troopers Association, luncheon, remarks, Harrisburg September 25, 1991
Folder 26 Thornburgh for Senate Committee Schuylkill County Rally, remarks, Pottsville September 25, 1991
Folder 27 Pittsburgh American Association of Retired Persons meeting, remarks, Pittsburgh September 26, 1991
Folder 28 Thornburgh for Senate Campaign staff dinner, Pittsburgh September 26, 1991
Folder 29 Hollidaysburg Veterans Home, Johnstown September 27, 1991
Folder 30 Johnstown Corporation Production Facility, tour, economic development program press announcement, Johnstown September 27, 1991
Folder 31 Johnstown Tribune-Democrat editorial board meeting, Johnstown September 27, 1991
Folder 32 Allegheny County and Western Pennsylvania Township Officials annual conference, remarks, Champion September 27, 1991
Folder 33 Mt. Olivet Baptist Tabernacle church service, annual "Missionary Service," Philadelphia September 29, 1991
Folder 34 Home Association Bi-Annual "Pig Roast," Philadelphia September 29, 1991
Folder 35 Republican Women of the Main Line Candidate's event, Haverford September 29, 1991
Folder 36 York Dispatch editorial board meeting, and interview with print and radio reporters, York September 30, 1991
Folder 37 Pennsylvania League of Cities Annual Fall Conference, remarks, Harrisburg September 30, 1991
Folder 38 Interview with Pennsylvania Catholic Conference newspaper, Harrisburg September 30, 1991

Box 922
Folder 1 Press availability and interviews, "Straight talk on economic development and taxes," Hershey September 30, 1991
Folder 2 Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry, Hershey September 30, 1991
Folder 3 York Parents Against Drug Abuse and WSBA Radio Awareness Campaign Kick-Off, York October 1, 1991
Folder 4 Meeting with the Christian Action Council and interview with WDAC Christian Broadcasting Radio, Lancaster October 1, 1991
Folder 5 USAir Competitive Aviation Hearing, testimony regarding "Pittsburgh-Italy Air Service," Washington, DC October 1, 1991
Folder 6 Inner Circle Caucus Reception, remarks, Philadelphia October 1, 1991
Folder 7 Presidential Luncheon Fundraising Event with President Bush, Pittsburgh October 2, 1991
Folder 8 National Republican Senatorial Committee, Senatorial Trust meeting, remarks, Washington, D.C. October 3, 1991
Folder 9 Drexel Hill Middle School, classroom visit and press announcement on America 2000, Drexel Hill October 4, 1991
Folder 10 Tour of Collingdale Community Center, Drexel Hill October 4, 1991
Folder 11 Photo-op with the Pennsylvania Restaurant Association, Philadelphia October 4, 1991
Folder 12 Knights of Columbus Mass at St. Peter's Cathedral, Scranton October 6, 1991
Folder 13 Meeting with the Specialty Steel Industry Leaders, Pittsburgh October 7, 1991
Folder 14 Pittsburgh Press Editorial Board meeting, Pittsburgh October 7, 1991
Folder 15 Visit to Western Pennsylvania Foundation's Caring for Children headquarters, Pittsburgh October 7, 1991
Folder 16 Tour of Indiana County Courthouse, Indiana October 7, 1991
Folder 17 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception, Pittsburgh October 7, 1991
Folder 18 Thornburgh for Senate Committee (TSC) breakfast hosted by Mayer Mitchell, Washington, DC October 8, 1991
Folder 19 Veterans Coalition Endorsement, Philadelphia October 8, 1991
Folder 20 International Brotherhood of Painters Leadership meeting, Philadelphia October 8, 1991
Folder 21 Disabilities Community and ADA tribute to the Thornburghs, Washington, DC October 8, 1991
Folder 22 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception hosted by the Senate Republican Leadership, Washington, DC October 8, 1991
Folder 23 Republican Senatorial Presidential Roundtable breakfast, Washington, DC October 9, 1991
Folder 24 Meeting with the Pennsylvania Business Roundtable executive committee, Harrisburg October 9, 1991
Folder 25 Meeting with Harrisburg Patriot News editorial board, Harrisburg October 9, 1991
Folder 26 Meeting with Pennsylvania Builders Association, Harrisburg October 9, 1991
Folder 27 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception hosted by the Butler Country Club, Butler October 9, 1991
Folder 28 Interview with Fred Honsberger, KDKA Radio, Pittsburgh October 9, 1991
Folder 29 Victory '91 breakfast with Secretary Kemp, Conshohocken October 10, 1991
Folder 30 Conshohocken Economic Development Corporation, Enterprise Zone press conference, Conshohocken October 10, 1991
Folder 31 Meeting with PA Medical Political Action Committee (PAC), Strasburg October 10, 1991
Folder 32 Thornburgh for Senate Committee luncheon hosted by Marilyn Lewis, Strasburg October 10, 1991
Folder 33 Farmers for Thornburgh endorsement, Millersville October 10, 1991
Folder 34 Thornburgh for Senate Committee meeting with Drinker, Biddle & Reath lawyers, Philadelphia October 10, 1991
Folder 35 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception hosted by the Binswangers, Philadelphia October 10, 1991
Folder 36 Arcola Intermediate School's US Department of Education Excellence Award Recognition Ceremony, Morristown October 10, 1991
Folder 37 Meetings with Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, Philadelphia October 11, 1991
Folder 38 Fundraising Luncheon with Vice President Quayle, Harrisburg October 11, 1991
Folder 39 Pennsylvania Pro-Life Annual Conference, White Haven October 12, 1991
Folder 40 "Hello Columbus 1992" ceremony, Norristown October 12, 1991
Folder 41 Homecoming dinner in honor of American Legion Commander, Dominic DiFrancesco, Harrisburg October 12, 1991
Folder 42 Church service at Wayland Temple Baptist Church, Philadelphia October 13, 1991
Folder 43 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception hosted by Chuck and Dottebob Andes, Villanova October 13, 1991

Box 923
Folder 1 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception and dinner, Los Angeles, CA October 14, 1991
Folder 2 Allegheny Ludlum's Specialty Steel Plant, demonstrations and trade policy announcement, Vandergrift October 15, 1991
Folder 3 American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Volunteer Leadership meeting, candidates forum, Harrisburg October 16, 1991
Folder 4 Pennsylvania Baptist State Convention, King of Prussia October 16, 1991
Folder 5 Chester County Republican Gala, Kimberton October 16, 1991
Folder 6 James Weldon Johnson Homes, tour with Barbara Bush, Philadelphia October 17, 1991
Folder 7 Thornburgh for Senate Committee fundraising luncheon with Barbara Bush, Philadelphia October 17, 1991
Folder 8 Montgomery County Republican Committee Annual Fall Dinner, Pottstown October 18, 1991
Folder 9 Mass at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Wilkes-Barre October 20, 1991
Folder 10 Northampton County GOP Rally, Pen Argyl October 20, 1991
Folder 11 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception hosted by Tom Decker and Frank Wright, Villanova October 20, 1991
Folder 12 Northeast Tier Ben Franklin Technology Center, press announcement, Bethlehem October 21, 1991
Folder 13 Thornburgh for Senate Committee fundraising breakfast hosted by Nick DeBenedictis, John Boyer and the Pennsylvania Leadership Conference, Valley Forge October 21, 1991
Folder 14 Thornburgh for Senate Committee luncheon with Education Secretary Lamar Alexander, Lehigh University, Bethlehem October 21, 1991
Folder 15 Meeting with Allentown Morning Call editorial board, Allentown October 21, 1991
Folder 16 Delaware Republican Committee, reception and dinner, Springfield October 21, 1991
Folder 17 Thornburgh for Senate Committee breakfast hosted by Karen and Rick Pfeffer, Altoona October 22, 1991
Folder 18 Meeting with Altoona Mirror editorial board, Altoona October 22, 1991
Folder 19 Meeting with Centre County Republican leaders, State College October 22, 1991
Folder 20 Meeting with the Centre Daily Times editorial board, State College October 22, 1991
Folder 21 Stardyne, Inc., tour and press availability, Johnstown October 22, 1991
Folder 22 Meeting with Pittsburgh Post Gazette editorial board, Pittsburgh October 23, 1991
Folder 23 Public Affairs Forum Luncheon; and Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce, reception and dinner, Pittsburgh October 23, 1991
Folder 24 Thornburgh for Senate Committee reception, Greensburg October 23, 1991
Folder 25 Philadelphia labor unions endorsements, Philadelphia October 24, 1991
Folder 26 Editorial board meetings with Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News, Philadelphia October 24, 1991
Folder 27 Thornburgh for Senate Committee fundraising reception hosted by Herb Collins, Boston, MA October 24, 1991
Folder 28 Thornburgh for Senate Committee breakfast, New York, NY October 25, 1991
Folder 29 Thornburgh for Senate Committee fundraising luncheon hosted by Gene Roth, Wilkes-Barre October 25, 1991

Box 924
Folder 1 Classroom visit with Bishop Hoban High School students, Wilkes-Barre October 25, 1991
Folder 2 Lackawanna County Republican Committee Pre-Election reception and dinner, Peckville October 25, 1991
Folder 3 Meeting with Scranton Times editorial board, Scranton October 25, 1991
Folder 4 White Ribbons against Pornography rally, Harrisburg October 26, 1991
Folder 5 Meeting with Passyunk Avenue civic leaders and tour, Philadelphia October 26, 1991
Folder 6 8th National Asian-American Convention sponsored by Asian-American Voters Coalition, Philadelphia October 26, 1991
Folder 7 Republican Senatorial Inner Circle welcoming reception, Washington, DC October 27, 1991
Folder 8 Allegheny County Black Republican Council breakfast, Pittsburgh October 28, 1991
Folder 9 Live interview with WTAE-TV, "Good Day Pittsburgh" noon broadcast, Pittsburgh October 28, 1991
Folder 10 Rosslyn Farms Community Center, congressional reform announcement, Pittsburgh 5/3/2004
Folder 11 Pennsylvania Hispanic leaders endorsement, Philadelphia October 28, 1991
Folder 12 Laborers Local 332 Candidates Night, Philadelphia October 28, 1991
Folder 13 Interview with Jack Holcomb of WEEU Radio and meeting with Reading Eagle editorial board, Reading October 29, 1991
Folder 14 Thornburgh for Senate Committee breakfast fundraiser hosted by Joe Welch, Reading October 29, 1991
Folder 15 Tour of the R.M. Palmer Co., Reading October 29, 1991
Folder 16 Tour of Rising Sun Avenue and Foxchase Neighborhood, Philadelphia October 29, 1991
Folder 17 Meeting with Chester County Anti-Tax and Pro-Family leaders, Malvern October 29, 1991
Folder 18 Philadelphia Republican City Committee fall reception, Philadelphia October 29, 1991
Folder 19 Interview with WWDB Talk Radio Call-In Show, Philadelphia October 30, 1991
Folder 20 Meeting, tour, and press availability at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh October 30, 1991
Folder 21 Upper Darby Senior Center "Seniors Supporting Thornburgh" announcement, Upper Darby October 30, 1991
Folder 22 Meet Montgomery County voters at the Ardmore Suburban Square Shopping Center, Ardmore October 30, 1991
Folder 23 Meeting with American Street Corridor Business Association, economic development program announcement and tour of the American Street Enterprise Zone, Philadelphia October 31, 1991
Folder 24 Midfield Terminal Construction Site, economic development program announcement and tour, Pittsburgh October 31, 1991
Folder 25 Meeting with United Jewish Federation of Pittsburgh Board of Directors, Pittsburgh October 31, 1991
Folder 26 Interview with Fred Honsberger, KDKA Radio October 31, 1991
Folder 27 Visit with voters outside Pittsburgh Penguins game, Pittsburgh October 31, 1991
Folder 28 Pittsburgh Fraternal Order of Police endorsement, Pittsburgh November 1, 1991
Folder 29 Tour of Erie Business District, Erie November 1, 1991
Folder 30 Lehigh County Republican Committee fall reception, Allentown November 1, 1991
Folder 31 Bucks County Republican Committee Fall Dinner, Bensalem November 1, 1991
Folder 32 PA Special Olympics Fall Festival, Villanova November 2, 1991
Folder 33 Anti-Crime Press Conference with Senator Arlen Specter, Philadelphia November 2, 1991
Folder 34 Thornburgh for Senate Committee rally, Scranton November 2, 1991
Folder 35 "Sons of Italy" Mass at Peter and Paul Cathedral in honor of Mayor Rizzo, Philadelphia November 3, 1991
Folder 36 Thornburgh for Senate Committee rally with Representative Gallen, Reading November 3, 1991
Folder 37 "Rizzocrats for Thornburgh" rally, South Philadelphia November 3, 1991
Folder 38 Health Care press announcement, Pittsburgh November 4, 1991
Folder 39 Thornburgh for Senate Committee rally, Lancaster November 4, 1991
Folder 40 Election Day--visits to Pittsburgh polling places, Pittsburgh November 4, 1991
Folder 41 Election Day--Thornburgh for Senate Committee Election Night celebration, Pittsburgh November 5, 1991