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

 Collection
Identifier: 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 former Governor are also housed in the collection.

Dates

  • 1965 - 1987
  • Majority of material found in 1971-1980
  • Acquisition: March 7, 2013

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

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Extent

1.00 Cubic Feet

Language

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged categorically, then chronologically.

Other Finding Aids

Other collection acquired in 2014 titled: Papers of James W. Knepper, Jr., 1970-1987

Custodial History

James Knepper to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives.

Source of Acquisition

Representative James Knepper.

Method of Acquisition

Donation.

Title
Papers of James W. Knepper, Jr., 1965-1987
Author
Teitelbaum
Description rules
Other Unmapped
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
und

Repository Details

Part of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives Repository

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