Philip and Rosamund Davies U.S. Elections Campaigns Archive
The archive contains campaign material collected by Professor Philip Davies. The material covers all levels of elections.
8.85 linear metres (59 physical shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Use
The archive is housed and consulted at the Vere Harmsworth Library.
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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MSS. Amer. s. 33
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 15544
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.
The papers are arranged as follows:
- U.S. Senate
- U.S. House of Representatives
- State and local
- 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.
- Catalogue of the Philip and Rosamund Davies U.S. Elections Campaigns Archive
- Finding aid prepared by Marion Lowman
- Language of description
- Script of description