Papers of James W. Knepper, Jr., 1965-1987
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 former Governor are also housed in the collection.
- 1965 - 1987
- Majority of material found in 1971-1980
- Acquisition: March 7, 2013
- Knepper, James W., Jr., 1932-2016 (Person)
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The collection is arranged categorically, then chronologically.
Other Finding Aids
Other collection acquired in 2014 titled: Papers of James W. Knepper, Jr., 1970-1987
James Knepper to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives.
Source of Acquisition
Representative James Knepper.
Method of Acquisition
- Papers of James W. Knepper, Jr., 1965-1987
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