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Identifier: Series 6

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The J. Dennis Hastert Papers are organized into six series and several sub-series: Committee/Subject Files, House Leadership/Speaker files, Correspondence, Personal/Office files, Press files, and Media.

Committee/Subject Files include various Congressional committees and issues pertinent during Hastert's tenure in office: Agriculture, Drugs, Economy, Environment, Foreign Affairs, Health Care, Housing, Immigration, National Security, Social Security, Telecommunications, and Transportation.  House Leadership/Speaker files include appointments, floor operations, and Republican Conference and Steering Committee issues.  Personal/Office files include special events, travela and Congressional Delegations, Gifts & Memorabilia.  Media includes thousands of photographs and dozens of audio/video holdings.


  • Created: 1882-2012
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1986-2006
  • Other: Date acquired: 04/16/2007

Conditions Governing Access

The J. Dennis Hastert Papers are open to the public for research purposes.  Rights of publication must be secured from Speaker Hastert's designee and are available upon request.


From the Collection: 220 boxes

From the Collection: 201 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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Wheaton IL 60187-5593 USA