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Papers of William F. Adolph, Jr., 1989-2016

Identifier: 2016.016

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of various materials that Representative William (Bill) F. Adolph, Jr. (R) produced and utilized during his time serving the 165th Legislative District of Delaware County from 1989-2016. Representative Adolph served as Chair of the Appropriations Committee from 2010 till his retirement in 2016. His legislative work covers various topics and includes, but is not limited to, regulations on Ponzi schemes, avocation for save nursing practices, tax reform, and commercial billboard regulations. The collection includes various office materials, correspondence, pictures, media, and memorabilia related to Representative Adolph’s time in office.


  • 1989 - 2016
  • Acquisition: Date of Acquisition: 2016-11-14


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


2.75 Cubic Feet




This collection is arranged in 12 series: 1. Office Material; 2. Legislative Work; 3. Speeches; 4. Photographs Part 1; 5. Videos/CD's/DVD's; 6. Photographs Part 2; 7. Memorabilia; 8. Awards; 9.Newspaperclippings/Media/Newsletters; 10. Campaign Materials; 11. Oversized.

Custodial History

Office of William F. Adolph Jr. to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives.

Source of Acquisition

The office of Representative William F. Adolph Jr.

Immediate Source of Acquisition


Related Materials

A researcher interested in William (Bill) F. Adolph Jr or the topics in which he was involved should examine his Oral History Interview, which was conducted on September 29, 2016.

Papers of William (Bill) F. Adolph Jr., 1989-2016
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Repository Details

Part of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives Repository