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Box 28

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Brendan Byrne papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Mss 0007
Overview Brendan T. Byrne was the governor of New Jersey from 1974-1982. A native of West Orange, NJ, Brendan Byrne attended Seton Hall University, Princeton University, and Harvard University, and was an attorney and a judge before becoming governor as a Democrat. During his two gubernatorial campaigns, Byrne was considered the underdog, yet achieved decisive victories each time. The Brendan Byrne papers consist primarily of materials related to Byrne's campaigns for governor of New Jersey in 1973 and...
Dates: 1960-1982 (bulk 1973-1977); Majority of material found within 1973 - 1977

Research files, , 1977

 File — Box: 28
Identifier: Series II.III
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This series contains research materials gathered by Brendan Byrne and his staff on a variety of issues relevant to the campaign. The materials are generally grouped into topical files, background information, reports, and information on campaign opponent Raymond Bateman.
Dates: 1977

Public statements, , 1977

 File — Box: 28
Identifier: Series II.IV
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The materials in this series are related to public statements made by Brendan Byrne during the campaign, including speeches, news releases, and some correspondence.
Dates: 1977