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Collection Name Politics Collection
Title Politics Collection
Date ca. 1840s-1990s
Description This collection was created by Staten Island Historical Society, ca. 1970s-1980s, and contains a variety of materials related to politics and elections. Materials include ballots; voter canvass books; flyers, handbills, postcards, bumper stickers, posters, and other election campaign materials; publications; invitations and programs from political events; ephemera from various political parties; and newsletters published by elected officials.

Topics include secession, consolidation, political campaigns, elections, voters, and political parties. Names include:
Joseph A. Palma
Ann Merlino
George Cromwell
Lucio F. Russo
William Allaire Shortt
John H. Ray
John J. Marchi
Robert E. Johnson
Albert V. Maniscalco
Edward V. Curry
Sidney O. Simonson
Harry Cassidy
Dr. Natale Colosi
Tom Garrett
John M. Braisted Jr.
Charles J. McCormack
Nathaniel J. Wyeth
Crowell E. Connor
Clarence B. DeHart
William Reardon
Thomas J. Butler
Abram E. Depuy
Michael Cahill
John H. Ellsworth
Nicholas Muller
James Tully
Grover Cleveland
Augustus Acker
John M. Murphy
Guy Molinari
Susan Molinari
Richard M. Nixon
Wendell Willkie
Leo Zeferetti
Eric N. Vitaliano
Paul M. Viggiano
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Robert A. Straniere
George M. Hart
Jay O'Donovan
Jerome O'Donovan
Anita Lerman
John DeMorgan
Bill Murphy
Tyrone Butler
Alfred C. Cerullo
Elizabeth A. Connelly
Tom Aliotta
Dennis McKeon
Frank Fossella
Frank D. Paulo
Frank I. Smith
Vincent Ignizio
Andrew Lanza
Jim Molinaro
Robert T. Connor

(Keywords: United States, New York City, Twentieth Century, Politics)

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Physical Extent 2 document boxes, 1 linear foot
Catalog Number MS241.000
Object Name Records
Archival Description Level Fonds
Subjects Ballots
Political campaigns
Political elections
Political organizations
Political posters
Politicians
Politics & government
Earliest Date 1840
Latest Date 1990
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Shortt, William Allaire
Cromwell, George
Maniscalco, Albert V.
Garrett, Tom
McCormack, Charles J.
De Morgan, John
DeHart, Clarence B.
Depuy, Abram E.
Ellsworth, John H.
Muller, Nicholas
Acker, Augustus
Smith, Frank I.
Connor, Robert T.
Palma, Joseph A.
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, November 2016.
Containers Folder 1.1
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Folder 1.13
Folder 1.14
Folder 2.1
Folder 2.2
Folder 2.3
Folder 2.4
Folder 2.5
Folder 2.6
Folder 2.7
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Folder 2.10
Folder 2.11
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Child Records Politics Collection
Politics Collection
Politics Collection
Politics Collection