03. Personal Papers
Found in 211 Collections and/or Records:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.