The Resource Executive Papers

Executive Papers

Label
Executive Papers, 1962-1966
Title
Executive Papers
Inclusive dates
1962-1966
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Language
eng
Summary
  • The Executive Papers of Governor Albertis S. Harrison, Jr., are housed in 278 boxes. The collection is arranged into three (3) series. Series have been designated for: I. 1962-1963. II. 1964-1966. III. Political Papers. These records include appointments, commissions, correspondence, executive orders, invitations, minutes, proclamations, recommendations, reports and speeches. These records document the gubernatorial administration of Albertis S. Harrison, Jr., from 13 January 1962 to 15 January 1966
  • Series I. 1962-1963 (accession 26231) is housed in 113 boxes and is divided into twelve (12) subseries. Subseries have been designated for: A. General Correspondence. B. Associations. C. Colleges and Universities. D. Commissions and Committees. E. Conferences. F. General Assembly. G. Governor's Office. H. Governors of Other States. I. Judicial. J. Mansion. K. State Agencies. L. United States Government. Notable topics under Governor's Office include: Appointments with the Governor, Commutations of Prison Sentences, Invitations, Proclamations, Speeches and Statements. The State Agency material is housed in 42 boxes and is arranged alphabetically. Subjects include: Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, Art Commission, Division of the Budget, Civil War Centennial Commission, Conservation and Economic Development, Education, Health, Highways, Mental Hygiene and Hospitals, Military Affairs, State Corporation Commission, State Police, Taxation, Virginia Parole Baord, Virginia State Ports Authority, and Department of Welfare and Institutions (Corrections and Penitentiary)
  • Series II. 1964-1966 (accession 26833) is housed in 162 boxes and is divided into thirteen (13) subseries. Subseries have been designated for: A. General Correspondence. B. Associations. C. Colleges and Universities. D. Commissions and Committees. E. Conferences. F. General Assembly. G. Governor's Office. H. Governors of Other States. I. Judicial. J. Lt. Governor. K. Mansion. L. State Agencies. M. United States Government. The General Correspondence are housed in 23 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by subject. Notable subjects include: Civil Rights, Integration, Politics, Racial, Segregation and Voting. Notable records under Commissions include: Appalachian Regional Commission. The Governor's Office records are housed in 29 boxes and include: Appointments with Governor, Commutations of Prison Sentences, Invitations, Press Conferences, Proclamations, Recommendations, Requests, Speeches, and Statements. The State Agency material is housed in 60 boxes and is arranged alphabetically. Subjects include: Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, Art Commission, Division of the Budget, Civil War Centennial Commission, Conservation and Economic Development, Education, Health, Highways, Mental Hygiene and Hospitals, Military Affairs, State Corporation Commission, State Police, Taxation, Virginia Parole Board, Virginia State Ports Authority, and Department of Welfare and Institutions (Corrections and Penitentiary). Notable records filed under United States Government include materials related to the appointment of Harry F. Byrd, Jr. to replace his father in the United States Senate
  • The Political Papers Series (accession 26833) is housed in three boxes and includes the following headings: Attorney General, Gubernatorial Campaign, 1961, Governor-Elect, Democratic Party (including the 1964 Presidential Campaign), and A. Linwood Holton, 1965
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Biographical or historical data
Albertis S. Harrison, Jr. (1907-1995), from Brunswick County, served as Governor of Virginia from 13 January 1962 to 15 January 1966.
Cataloging source
Vi
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Location of other archival material
Library of Virginia,
Label
Executive Papers
Note
  • These records are part of the Governor's Office record group (RG#3)
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  • The Library of Virginia
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Inventory
Extent
97.30
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Office of the Governor
  • Office of the Governor
Organization method
Organized into the following series: I. 1962-1963. II. 1964-1966. III. Political Papers.
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001521462
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