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Papers of Herbert Fineman, 1955-1977

 Collection
Identifier: 2005.004

Scope and Contents

This collection is an outstanding resource for researchers investigating the history of legislatures as well as the modernizing process. The papers consist of an extensive library of books on legislatures in general and files on the National Conference of State Legislatures and Pennsylvania’s legislature. In addition, there are records on the Bicentennial Session of the General Assembly held in Philadelphia in 1976 as well as office activity records. Fineman’s speeches on a multitude of topics provide an in depth view into his beliefs on issues as well as allowing a researcher to appreciate his style and sense of humor. An excellent collection of photographs is the last segment of this collection.

Dates

  • 1955 - 1977
  • Acquisition: 12/04/2004

Creator

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This collection is open for research.

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Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Office of the Chief Clerk

Extent

4.25 Cubic Feet

Language

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged into eight series: 1. Books about Legislatures; 2. National Conference of State Legislative Leaders; 3. Pennsylvania Legislative Information; 4. Bicentennial Session of the General Assembly of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, May 19, 1976; 5. Speeches; 6. Office Records; 7. Photographs and Images; and 8. Oversized.

Source of Acquisition

Herbert Fineman

Method of Acquisition

Donation.

Title
Papers of Herbert Fineman
Author
JM
Description rules
Other Unmapped
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Undetermined
Script of description
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Language of description note
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Repository Details

Part of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives Repository

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