Oral history collection, 1976-1991.


Oral history collection, 1976-1991.

Typewritten transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Frank Van der Linden with members of Congress including Robert C. Byrd, Tony Coelho, Tom D. DeLay, Robert K. Dornan, Newt Gingrich, Jesse Helms, Walter Henry Judd, Jennings Randolph, Hugh D. Scott, and Thomas J. Steed, and with John Coolidge, son of President Calvin Coolidge, Allyn Cox, muralist of the Capitol, and Edward Lee Roy Elson, chaplain of the Senate.

13 items.3 containers.0.8 linear feet.


SNAC Resource ID: 8074602

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