Scope and Content Notes:
During the years that Dick Thornburgh was Attorney General his schedule was dense and fast-moving as is evident in these files. The schedules cover August 26, 1988 through August 15, 1991, and are chronologically arranged. The material includes Thornburgh's daily schedule while in Washington, as well as day trips made, and events he attended both locally and out of town The schedules include detailed information such as, for example: the persons met with, speech titles, others who accompanied him to events, and participants in the meetings that took place. There are a few items on the schedules that familiarly occurred each day, such as the morning meetings with his close advisors. These schedules allow the researcher to have a clear picture of the challenges each day presented.
Included in this section are some Ginny Thornburgh daily schedules with dates ranging from January 12,1990 through May 21, 1991.
It should be noted that foreign trips files and related schedules are in a separate section by that name.