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Congressional Records, 1930 - 1993

 Fonds
Identifier: ACC 91-004

Scope and Contents

The James Abdnor Congressional Records consists of newspaper clippings, newsletters, publications, speeches, bill and subject files, election campaign records, correspondence, schedules, photographs, video and audio recordings, microfilm, and electronic files documenting Abdnor’s activities in Congress and as Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Dates

  • 1930 - 1993
  • Majority of material found within 1973 - 1989

Language

Records are primarily in English, but a few articles and letters appear to be in Arabic.

Restrictions

The records in this accession are open for public access except where noted in the series descriptions. Restricted materials consist of correspondence containing private or confidential information about individuals, such as social security numbers, medical records, and information about military service.

Extent

400.85 Cubic Feet

Arrangement

The accession is divided into 28 record series.

Missing Title

  1. Newspaper Clippings, 1972-1980, 1985-1986
  2. News Releases, 1973-1986
  3. Constituent Newsletters, 1974-1980
  4. Speeches and Appearances, 1968-1986
  5. Bill Files, 1975-1986
  6. Briefing Books, 1981-1986
  7. Legislative Topic Files, 1930-1986 (bulk: 1970-1986)
  8. Committee Reports and Hearings, 1975-1979
  9. Voting Records, 1973-1986
  10. Voting Analysis by Interest Group, 1973-1986
  11. Floor Speeches, 1973-1986
  12. Correspondence, 1973-1986
  13. Campaign Research, 1960-1986
  14. “Friends of Abdnor” Records, 1972-1980
  15. Post-Election Correspondence, 1972
  16. Schedules and Calendars, 1973-1986
  17. Guest Books, 1973-1986
  18. Ticklers, 1983-1985
  19. Field Office Letters, 1973-1986
  20. Small Business Administration, 1987-1989
  21. Photographs, 1973-1986
  22. Audio Tapes, 1974-1986
  23. Video Tapes, 1976-1986
  24. Film Reels, 1973-1980
  25. Microfilm, 1974-1985
  26. Computer Files, 1987
  27. Awards, Certificates and Memorabilia, 1972-1983
  28. Archives Exhibit and Room Dedication Files, 1946-1993

Repository Details

Part of the South Dakota State Archives Repository

Contact:
900 Governors Dr
Pierre South Dakota 57501 USA
605-773-3804
605-773-6041 (Fax)