Skip to main content

Massachusetts (1980 election), 1979-1980

MSS. Amer. s. 33 / 25 / 3


Leaflets, booklets, circular letters, postcard, newsletters, stickers, newspaper cuttings (political advertisements and articles), invitations, contribution card, lists of candidates, voter's guides and application for a public policy question (blank).


  1. Voter's guide prepared by the Cambridge (Massachusetts) Chronicle, 11 Sept. 1980
  2. Democratic Newsletter, Nov. 1980 (for precinct 13-11, legislative district 19)
  3. The Ladybug Story: "How the ladybug was named the official state insect"
  4. The Alligator Story: A "true account of citizen involvement in Massachusetts state government"

and papers relating to:

  1. "Vote - Be Counted" (to encourage voter participation)
  2. "The Election Game" (voter education project for students, a spin-off from "Vote - Be Counted")
  3. Ballot question 2: limit local taxes ("proposition 2 ½")


  • Creation: 1979-1980


1 file

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is consulted at the Vere Harmsworth Library.


MSS. Amer. s. 33 / 25 / 3

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom