Papers of James V. Gallagher, 1964-1984.

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Gallagher, James V., 1933-. Papers of James V. Gallagher, 1964-1984.

Papers of James V. Gallagher, 1964-1984.

The papers of James V. Gallagher document his legislative career in the Iowa house and senate with subject files and correspondence. The subject folders include topics ranging from apportionment to conservation and abortion to busing. Energy and conservation are the two major subject catagories of the collection. Gallagher's work on the Energy Committee is represented with minutes, reports, and correspondence. His long time involvement with the Iowa Energy Policy Council is also recorded in some detail. Gallagher was concerned about many conservation issues from air and water pollution to land use and natural resources. The Conservation Education Center, the bottle bill, bicycle trails, and the coal project are all discussed in the papers. Correspondence is found throughout the collection and there are letters from: Dick Clark, John Culver, Charles Grassley, Tom Harkin, Harold Hughes, James Leach, Edward Mezvinsky, Arthur Neu, Robert Ray, Neal Smith, and Lewis Warren.

13 linear ft. (26 boxes)

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Ray, Robert D., 1928-

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Harkin, Tom

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Iowa Energy Policy Council

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Hughes, Harold E. (Harold Everett), 1922-1996

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Governor of Iowa (1963-1968); U.S. Senator from Iowa (1969-1975). From the description of Papers of Harold E. Hughes, 1962-1975. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233106273 ...

Leach, James, 1942-

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Clark, Dick, 1928-

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Senator. From the description of Reminiscences of Dick Clark : oral history, 1981. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309729187 ...

Conservation Education Center.

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Democratic Party (Iowa)

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Mezvinsky, Edward M.

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Edward Mezvinsky, Democratic congressman from Iowa. Represented Iowa's 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives for two terms, from 1973-1977. From the description of Letter to Marianne Michael : Iowa City, Iowa, 1973, Oct. 25 (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 682570106 ...

Grassley, Charles

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Gallagher, James D. (James Dennis), 1937-

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Iowa state legislator. From the description of Papers of James V. Gallagher, 1964-1984. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 148796381 ...

Culver, John C., 1932-....

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John Chester Culver was born in Rochester, Minnesota on August 8, 1932. He was raised in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in American Government in 1954. His time at Harvard was also made memorable by his notable career as a football fullback, and he was a National Football League draft choice. After Harvard, Culver spent a year at Cambridge University in England, where he pursued graduate scholarship study. From 1955-1958 he served in the United States Marine...

Warren, Lewis Albert, 1904-

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Neu, Arthur A. (Arthur Alan), 1933-

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Iowa state legislator (1967-1972) and lieutenant governor (1973-1978). From the description of Papers of Arthur A. Neu, 1965-1979. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233105577 From the description of Papers, 1965-1979. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 28411758 ...

Smith, Neal Edward, 1920-

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