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03. Personal Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: 03

Found in 211 Collections and/or Records:

Papers of James B. Kelly III, 1968-1980

Identifier: 03-2006.012
Scope and Contents This collection consists of campaign materials from Mr. Kelly's campaigns for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and the U.S. Congress, news clippings and press releases, correspondence, memorabilia, photographs, scrap books, and the book by Milton Lipson.� The correspondence and press segments address issues with which Mr. Kelly was interested and involved.Under normal circumstances, scrapbooks are dismantled for preservation purposes, but in this case, Mr. Kelly's...
Dates: 1968 - 1980; Acquisition: 09/08/2007

Papers of James R. Roebuck Jr, 1985-2020

Identifier: 2020.033
Scope and Contents

The papers of James R. Roebuck Jr. mainly contain oversized items, specifically panoramics of the House Floor, one campaign poster for Ed Rendell as Governor, and election certificates. There is a quarter sized box that contains copies of House Resolutions, smaller election certificates, memorabilia, and one award.

Dates: 1985 - 2020; Acquisition: 30-11-2020

Papers of James W. Knepper, Jr., 1965-1987

Identifier: 03-2012.004
Scope and Contents The collection is an overall representation of Knepper's time in office. Examples of campaign material, news clippings, office material, memorabilia, and photographs from the House of Representatives are present.Also, material related to Knepper's campaign for Auditor General in 1980 and his time as Secretary of the Department of Labor and Industry from 1984 to 1987 are included. He was a friend of Governor Dick Thornburgh; therefore photographs of and correspondence from the...
Dates: 1965 - 1987; Majority of material found in 1971-1980; Acquisition: March 7, 2013

Papers of James W. Knepper, Jr., 1970-1987

Identifier: 03-2014.028
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials relating to Knepper’s service as State Representative of the 43rd District and Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry. Newspaper articles, mailings, and public relations documents regarding Knepper’s campaigns for these positions, as well as his campaigns for State Senate in 1976 and State Auditor General in 1980, are also included. Information about legislative work and some correspondence focuses upon...
Dates: 1970 - 1987; Acquisition: October 11, 2014

Papers of James Wansacz, 2000-2010

Identifier: 03-2011.003
Scope and Contents

The collection is comprised of files related to Wansacz's legislative work from 2000-2010. Topics include (but not limited to) landfills, HIV, teacher strikes, collective bargaining, inheritance tax (family farm), and naturopathic doctors. Several of these topics are renewed each session.

Also there are a number of resolutions honoring the memories of soldiers from his district that were killed in action in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Dates: 2000 - 2010; Acquisition: 04/01/2011

Papers of Jane Clare Orie, 1997-2004

Identifier: 03-2012.007
Scope and Contents

The bulk of the collection is in two series, Speeches and Videotapes; however, some biographical information, subject files and legislative work are housed in the collection. Topics include women's issues, education, domestic violence, and children.

Dates: 1997 - 2004; Acquisition: 01/12/2010

Papers of Jay R. Wells III, 1971-1974

Identifier: 2020.003
Scope and Contents

This collection contains much biographical directories, correspondence, and newspaper clippings. Jay R. Wells III served from 1971-1974 during which he focused much of his legislation on dental care and flouridation in water. Much of the collection is biographical resources such as the PA legislative directory and other organization information. There are a few folders with correspondence with are categorized by either year or subject.

Dates: 1971 - 1974; Acquisition: 2020-01-17

Papers of Jeffrey E. Piccola, 1977-2012

Identifier: 2019.003
Scope and Contents This collection contains records of Jeff Piccola's legislative career from 1977 to 2011. Piccola was particularly concerned with municipal waste, auto insurance reform, tort reform, and crime and crime prevention. A large part of this collection includes legislative work on these issues. The collection also has a large number of files dealing with the House Judiciary and Labor Relations Committees, which Piccola chaired, and subject files relating to the Commission on Crime and Deliquency,...
Dates: 1977 - 2011

Papers of Jeffrey H. Coleman, 1999-2005

Identifier: 03-2014.008
Scope and Contents This collection expands across Representative Jeff Coleman’s time in office, with the Pennsylvania House of Representatives (2001-2004). Although in office for only two terms, Mr. Coleman collected materials including records of correspondence between himself and colleagues and constituents; news clippings from an assorted selection of publications; VHS, DVDs, and audio cassettes. Representative Coleman worked extensively on passing his first bill for an optional Pro-Life License Plate...
Dates: 1999 - 2005; Copyright: Majority of material found within 2001 - 2004; Acquisition: July 1, 2016

Papers of Jeffrey W. Coy, 1983-2004

Identifier: 2020.034
Scope and Contents

This collection includes, a collection of campagin materials and politcal pins collected by Coy, materials related to a legislative trip to China, photographs,House related ephemera,and several oversized framed materials including election certificates and materials from his office.

Dates: 1983-2004; Acquisition: 11/30/2020