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Box 26


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

Correspondence, , 1973

 File — Box: 26
Identifier: Series I.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: 1973

Press clippings (processing), , 1973

 File — Box: 26
Identifier: Series I.V
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series includes material related to Brendan Byrne's campaign for governor of New Jersey in 1973. These materials include appearance invitations and correspondence, financing and contributions, issue and research files (including position papers on a variety of topics such as abortion, the environment, education, crime, and taxes), public statements and releases, and information on Byrne's Republican opponent, Charles Sandman.During preliminary processing, the materials were...
Dates: 1973