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Hon. Daniel R. Coats Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-098
The collection, organized into 9 series (Administrative, Committee Files, Constituent Service, Correspondence, Legislative Records, Media Relations, Policy Records, Media, and Memorabilia), is composed of nearly two decades of service in the House and Senate, featuring a thorough cross section of all political events during those years. Most of the collection consists of documents stored in folders and boxes. Many of these records correspond to Coats' work on two prominent Senate committees: the Armed Services Committee and the Labor and Human Resources Committee. Additional materials provide extensive information on Coats' legislative and political agendas. Other records include copies of Coats' speeches, his correspondence, constituent service, and press clips. Apart from these documents the Coats collection also contains numerous media resources: over 500 audio and video cassettes, photographs, and almost 300 microfilm cartridges.

Dates

  • Created: 1980-2005
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1999

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Remarks and comments regarding sitting or future public officials are not to be published or cited without the consent of the author/donor.

Constituent/Intern/Case files are restricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.

Extent

149.00 boxes

148 linear feet other_unmapped

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged by series with folder level control.

Source of Acquisition

Gift
Method of Acquisition Senator Coats donated the collection to Wheaton College upon his retirement in 1999, after an 18-year career in both houses of Congress.

Other Descriptive Information

The papers of Senator Daniel R. Coats document nearly two decades of service in the United States House and Senate, including Coats' work on two prominent Senate committees: the Armed Services Committee and the Labor and Human Resources Committee.
Title
Hon. Daniel R. Coats Papers
Author
Special Collections, Buswell Library Staff
Date
05/01/2008
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, Buswell Library Repository

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