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Papers of Thomas J. Scrimenti, 1989-2004

 Collection
Identifier: 2004.022

Scope and Contents

Mr. Scrimenti’s personal papers consist of biographical information, campaign materials, newsletters, press releases, committee work, and House citations issued by Representative Scrimenti. The bulk of the papers consist of an extensive collection of legislative correspondence: a fascinating window, not only into the daily work of Scrimenti as a legislator, but also into the concerns of his constituents. Further, these files present the quantity and variety of topics with which a representative must be acquainted. Some of this correspondence is perennial, other is generated by legislation introduced on the House floor. If the correspondence is heavily concentrated on a specific piece of legislation, that legislation is incorporated into the folder title.

This collection also contains a fair amount of information regarding Mr. Scrimenti's legislative district. Researchers interested in Erie County and any of the topics addressed in Mr. Scrimenti's correspondence will find this collection valuable.

Dates

  • 1989 - 2004
  • Acquisition: 07/11/2005

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

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Extent

3.25 Cubic Feet

Language

English

Arrangement Note

This collection is arranged, largely, as Mr. Scrimenti used it--original order was maintained as much as possible. It is arranged in ten series: Series 1. Biographical Material; Series 2. Campaign Material; Series 3. Newsletters; Series 4. Press Releases; Series 5. News Articles; Series 6. Citations; Series 7. Committee and Caucus Work; Series 8. Grant Correspondence; Series 9. Legislative Issues Correspondence; and Series 10. Photographs.

Custodial History

Thomas Scrimenti to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives

Source of Acquisition

Thomas Scrimenti

Method of Acquisition

Donation

Title
Papers of Thomas J. Scrimenti, 1989-2004
Author
K. Mills, J. Hogue, and L. Russell
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives Repository

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