03. Personal Papers
Found in 211 Collections and/or Records:
This collection consists of two photographs: bill signing ceremony for House Bill 27 of 1963-1964 and a panoramic photograph of the Members of the House of Representatives on the Floor of the House in 1963. House Bill 27 of 1963-1964 made an appropriation to the Department of Commerce for the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority.� The Panoramic photograph is oversized and is housed with other oversized material.
This collection consists of two photographs of W. Mack Guthrie's service to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. The first photograph is of Mr. Guthrie on the Floor of the House and the second is of Mr. Guthrie with Speaker W. Stuart Helm who served from 1941-1964 and S. Edward Moore, the Parliamentarian who served from 1935-1964 and 1967-1968.
This collection consists of four folders of photographs: ranging from a photograph of G. Milton Alcorn, a republican Representative from Clearfield County who served during the 1915-1916 session, a staff photo, photographs of the Bicentennial Celebration in Philadelphia in 1976 and a bill signing ceremony for Native Amercan Day in Pennsylvania.
The bulk of this collection is a sampling of session records kept by Moore in 2009. The collection also has records of disciplinary actions in the House, correspondence relating to appointments, and some memorabilia items such as House Rules books.
The items in this collection were gathered by Roger Nick when he was Chief of Staff for Representative Matthew J. Ryan between 1985 and 2003. The majority of the collection, however, is material related to the death of Ryan (funeral, memorials, etc.). There is a large collection of photographs covering the topics of swearing-in ceremonies, Republican Leadership, and posed portraits. A small group of objects is also contained in the collection.
This collection includes materials primarily from Tom Usiadek's time as Executive Director for the House of Representatives Transportation Committee. Researchers interested in the role of an Executive Director of a House committee will find this collection useful. This collection will also be useful for researchers interested in laws relating to transportation, particularly topics such as the Motor Vehicle Code, vehicle registration, and vehicle weight limits.