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Box 43


Contains 2 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

Press clippings, , 1977

 File — Box: 43
Identifier: Series II.V
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series includes material related to Brendan Byrne's campaign for re-election as governor of New Jersey in 1977. These materials include financing and contributions, issue and research files, public statements and releases, and information on Byrne's Republican opponent, Raymond H. Bateman.These materials were given some preliminary processing and appear to have been grouped into similar categories as Series I. (Financing, Research Files, Public Statements). These categories are...
Dates: 1977