Legislators -- United States
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents David C. Treen was the first Republican Governor of Louisiana (1980-1984) since Reconstruction and the first Republican in recent years to represent Louisiana in the House of Representatives (1973-1980). The collection consists of materials from his time as both congressman and governor. The congressional files consist of federal agency, project, legislative, subject, correspondence, veterans affairs, and House committee files. The gubernatorial files include alphabetical, subject, federal...
Dates: 1966-1984 (bulk: 1973-1984)
Scope and Contents Researchers are advised to only load one series at a time, or to perform a keyword search in the search box. Loading the entire finding aid ('Detailed description') will result in significant delays. The collection contains the congressional correspondence, legislative papers, speeches, photographs, selected personal papers and scrapbooks of Hale and Lindy Boggs. Hale Boggs was Democratic House Majority Whip and Majority Leader prior to his death in 1972, when his wife, Lindy, took over his...
Dates: 1914-2006 (bulk: 1947-1990)
Scope and Contents The St. Martin family papers consist of correspondence, journals, legal documents, business and property records, bills and receipts, genealogical material, photographs, and ephemera. The materials pertain chiefly to the St. Martin family, although there is also material relating to allied families, such as the Perret and D'Arensbourg, each of which include some of the earliest European settlers in Louisiana. Of note in this collection are: French-language documents dating to the eighteenth...
Dates: 1732-1950; Other: Majority of material found within 1834-1949