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Philip and Rosamund Davies U.S. Elections Campaigns Archive

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The archive contains campaign material collected by Professor Philip Davies. The material covers all levels of elections.

Dates

  • 1840-2010

Extent

8.85 Linear metres (59 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Use

The archive is housed and consulted at the Vere Harmsworth Library.

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Amer. s. 33 / 1 / 1, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Amer. s. 33

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15544

Overview

Papers relating to elections held in the United States of America in the years 1840 to 2010.

Biographical / Historical

Professor Philp Davies was formerly Director of the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library.

Arrangement

The papers are arranged as follows:
  1. Presidential
  2. U.S. Senate
  3. U.S. House of Representatives
  4. State and local
  5. Groups (interest and party)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The main archive was donated by Professor Philip Davies in 2002. Further accruals, received over the subsequent years, have been incorporated.
Title
Catalogue of the Philip and Rosamund Davies U.S. Elections Campaigns Archive
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Marion Lowman
Date
2012
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom