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03. Personal Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: 03

Found in 189 Collections and/or Records:

Al Lorence Collection, 1972-2006

Identifier: 03-2012.005
Scope and Contents Campaign material and memorabilia collected by Mr. Lorence during his time as a staff member for the House of Representatives.

Al Lorence Collection of Campaign Materials, 1971-2004

Identifier: 03-2015.017
Scope and Contents The majority of the collection contains examples of campaign pins. The remainder of the collection is press releases and newspaper clippings.

Campaign Memorabilia

Identifier: 03
Scope and Contents Material from campaigns of various Representatives from 2002-2006. Materials include bumper stickers, pins, buttons, stationary, balloons, magnets, etc.

Denise Johnson Collection, 1996-2011

Identifier: 2014.010
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials from Denise Johnson's time working in the Chief Clerk's office. Materials include legislative directories, speaker publications, swearing in materials, and other memorabilia. Johnson is still donating materials and those will be added to this collection.

Frank J. Pistella Papers on the Aging and Older Adult Services Committee, 1987-2005

Identifier: 03-2010.005
Scope and Contents The collection is made up of subject files accumulated by the Aging Committee under the tenure of Frank Pistella (Chair, 1999-2006). Frank Pistella also served on the House Select Committee on Pharmaceutical Pricing, 1999; and the House Select Committee on Long Term Care, 1998. Between 1998 and 2006, Pistella served on the Governor's Intra-Governmental Council on Long Term Care.

Subjects include assisted living, personal care homes, long term care, guardianship, and elder abuse.

Frank Jackson Collection on Samuel M. Jackson, 1861-2008

Identifier: 03-2008.006
Scope and Contents This collection consists of material donated by Samuel M. Jackson's great grandson Frank Jackson. The materials are primarily photocopies of Samuel Jackson's civil war service and include his and his brothers' civil war diaries and fairly substantial secondary source material referencing Jackson's service.

Jane C. Salay Collection, 1965-2005

Identifier: 03-2013.017
Scope and Contents As the Chief Official Reporter for the House of Representatives, Jane Salay collected various materials both on and off the Floor. The Salay Collection contains files related to various events Jane attended, including the celebration of the United States Bicentennial in Philadelphia in 1976. The General Assembly held a special session in May of that year in which Jane was an attendant. Newspaper articles, brochures, Press Kit, and materials regarding the visit from Valery Giscard d'Estaing,...

Papers of Alice S. Langtry, 1984-1992

Identifier: 03-2012.001
Scope and Contents Alice Langtry’s collection spans the eight years she was in office (1984-1992), though the majority of the material covers her later years as a Representative. The collection is largely made up of photographs, which she divided according to activities within the specific townships of her district. Other materials include correspondence, newspaper articles written about Mrs. Langtry, and campaign materials. She also donated several oversized items, including her election certificates, a rather...

Papers of Anthony J. Melio, 1987-2010

Identifier: 03-2010.007
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials from campaigns, legislative work, district office, speeches, and correspondence. Some of the legislative work includes road rage, home repair fraud, prostitution and motorcycle helmets. A large portion of the collection contains speeches given by Melio from 1990 to 2010.

Papers of Arthur D. Hershey, 1982-2008

Identifier: 03-2008.007
Scope and Contents Mr. Hershey’s collection is an outstanding resource for researchers interested in agriculture, conservation, rural development and leadership, and recycling. Researchers interested in politics, the many concerns for legislators in Pennsylvania, and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives will also find this collection to be a valuable resource. The collection consists of campaign materials, biographical and office materials, legislative work from 1983-2008, topic files, information regarding...