1970 political campaigns collection
Materials relating to the 1970 election campaign cycle in Kansas and Missouri. Includes candidates from both the Democrat and Republican parties. Majority of materials relate directly to the 1970 political primary.
Conditions Governing Access
No access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.
.25 Linear Feet (1 document case + 1 oversize folder)
Scope and Contents
Materials include stickers, bumper stickers, handouts, pamphlets, letters, and flyers relating to the political campaigns of both the Republican and the Democratic parties for the primaries on August 3 and 4 and national election on November 3 in 1970. Positions found in the collection include governor, lietenant governor, U.S. Senate, U.S. Congress, State Representative, committeeman, committeewoman, sheriff, magistrate, and attorney general.
Materials are arranged by state and party, and have been alphabetized by candidate name.
RH MS 1453
RH MS R433
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from printed materials, 2018.
Materials formerly located at RH E72.
- Guide to the Political Campaigns Collection
- 1970 political campaigns collection
- Finding aid prepared by haz. Finding aid encoded by haz.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- Support for the processing of this collection was provided by the G. Baley Price Graduate Student Fellowship Fund.
- Finding aid permalink
- Preferred citation
1970 political campaigns collection, RH MS 1453, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.