Philip A. Hart papers: 1949-1976 (bulk 1959-1976)
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Title: Philip A. Hart papers
Creator: Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius), 1912-1976
Inclusive dates: 1949-1976
Bulk dates: 1959-1976
Extent: 272 linear feet
Extent: 3 oversize volumes
Extent: 2 oversize folders
Extent: 19.4 GB
Abstract:
U. S. Senator from Michigan, 1959-1976, a conscientious supporter of civil rights, consumer protection and environmentalism, Hart served as floor manager of the 1965 civil rights act and 1968 Open Housing Act, introduced legislation to create Sleeping Bear Dunes and Pictured Rock National Lakeshores and sponsored important consumer legislation. Papers include Legislative Files, Staff Files, Press Files, Subject Files, Constituent Correspondence, Office Files, Political Files, Miscellaneous, Sound Recordings, and Visual Materials.
Call number: 85193 Aa 2, UAm
Language: The materials are in English.
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
Phone: 734-764-3482
Fax: 734-936-1333
e-mail: bentley.ref@umich.edu
Home Page: http://www.bentley.umich.edu/
Finding aid prepared by: Thomas E. Powers