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Papers of Barbara McIlvaine Smith, 2007-2010

Identifier: 2011.009

Scope and Contents

Barbara McIlvaine Smith served as a Democrat for two sessions, heavily involved with issues related to education. As a member of the Education Committee and Chair of the Subcommittee on Special Education, Mrs. McIlvaine Smith introduced and co-sponsored many pieces of legislation related to special education funding and programs. Also, she introduced several pieces of legislation related to transportation issues in her district in Chester County. A subsequent collection was received on March 3, 2014 under accession number 2015.031. The items that are a part of this collection are identified in the finding aid. News clippings, office material, district information, newsletters and CD's containing photographs are included in the collection. A series on Martha G. Thomas, speeches and correspondence were added to this collection through the accession of 2015.031.


  • 2007 - 2010
  • Acquisition: 10/11/2011


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4.00 Cubic Feet : 3 full boxes 1 half box 2 quarter boxes



Arrangement Note

The collection is mainly made up of legislation introduced and co-sponsored by McIlvaine Smith, arranged by session and then numerically by bill/resolution number. Other series including District Materials, press releases, news clippings and newsletters make up the rest of the collection.

Custodial History

Barbara McIlvaine Smith to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives.

Source of Acquisition

Barbara McIlvaine Smith.

Method of Acquisition


Accruals and Additions

Accession 2015.031 was given by Representative McIlvaine Smith on March 3, 2014.

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