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Subseries 5. United States Attorney

Oversize 9 Plaque: Pittsburgh Jaycees Man of the Year [with Point photo], 1975
Oversize 20 Gift: Framed colored pencil drawing from trial of Tony Grosso, early 1970s, Dick Thornburgh and two other persons in court ca. 1970s
Oversize 22 Certificate: Richard M. Nixon, President of USA, Appointing Richard Lewis Thornburgh United States Attorney for Western PA, May 19, 1979
Oversize 25 Plaque: Pittsburgh Jaycees, Saluting “Pittsburgh’s 1975 Man of the Year, Richard Lewis Thornburgh” [With drawing of Point, photo and bio, and other honorees in smaller pictures; back cracked]
Oversize 34 Gift: Autographed Dept. of Justice Seal
Oversize 74 Cartoon: Post Gazette Hungerford cartoon, of PA PITT Waving goodbye to Thornburgh: “We will miss you – Dick!” [Thornburgh off to Assistant Attorney General Position in D.C.; Large framed], 1975
Oversize 123 Flag: Huge flag. Justice emblem on grey background, with United States Attorney above the eagle.
Oversize 125 Certificate: Squirrel Hill Kiwanis Club… Appreciation, March 16, 1972
Proclamation: City of Pittsburgh Honoring Thornburgh’s 40th birthday By Peter Flaherty, Mayor, July 16, 1972
Award: University and City Ministries Special Award to Richard and Virginia Thornburgh, United States Attorney and Activist for PARC: “Co-workers for human values and Representatives of creative interaction of Church, University and Society”, November 3, 1973
Certificate: American Bar Foundation, Fellow of American Bar Foundation, 1975
Award: Lions Club of Pittsburgh, Man of the Year, “...devotion to duty beyond the normal expectations in the fulfillment of responsibilities for the maintaining of a better country for all mankind”, June 4, 1975
Award: Certificate of Service, Richard L. Thornburgh, United States Attorney, In appreciation and recognition of meritorious services, As member of Attorney General’s Advisory Committee of U.S. Attorneys Signed: Edward H. Levi, Attorney General, July 6, 1975
Award: Federal Executive Board of US Attorneys: Commendation for outstanding performance as U.S. Attorney, June 19, 1975
Oversize 160 Plaque: Large with photo of Point. “1970 Law 1979, Man of the Year, Richard L. Thornburgh: For Dedicated Community Service, Presented by The Pittsburgh Jaycees, [Top brass plaque scratched. Collection includes photo from the occasion.], January 24, 1971
Plaque: Brass lettering plaque only (not the original wooden backing), Fancy looking brass emblem of US Department of Justice, Bureau of Narcotics & Dangerous Drugs. “Richard L. Thornburgh, United States Attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, Presented in recognition of your significant personal efforts to help eliminate drug abuse.", June 29, 1973
Oversize 165 Gift: Framed Pencil Drawing of Dick Thornburgh with glasses, unsigned [Nice],
Gift: Framed Black and White ink drawing of Attorney General’s Entrance to DOJ, framed in glass [nice]
Plaque: Variety Club Man of the Year, October 20, 1974
Oversize 173 Plaque: To Richard Lewis Thornburgh, US Marshalls Service, “…for exceptional service”, November 19, 1975
Plaque: Chartiers Valley Chamber of Commerce, Man of Distinction Award, 1971
Plaque: Pittsburgh Business Show, In appreciation, Keynote Speaker, A.S.M. Pittsburgh Chapter, 1977
Plaque: Citizen of the Year, Pittsburgh Lions Club, 1975
Plaque: United States Attorney, Greater Latrobe Chamber of Commerce, 30th Annual Meeting, October 21, 1974
Award: To Richard Lewis Thornburgh Assistant Attorney General U.S. Department of Justice, August 29, 1975
Award: Mounted badge, DOJ Drug Enforcement Administration, August 29, 1975
Award: To Richard Lewis Thornburgh Dauphin County Chiefs of Police Association, Guest Speaker, Annual Dinner, February 18, 1978
Award: Honored by Hempfield Township, October 8, 1977