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Bibframe Work

Title
Elections Research Center records
Type
Mixed Material
Language
English
Collection material in English
Identified By
Lccn: mm89078897
Summary
Correspondence, ballots, election returns, reports, notes, statistical data, newspaper clippings, and printed matter documenting elections in all fifty states and the District of Columbia collected by the organization between 1955 and 1992 for the purpose of compilation, analysis, and publication. Subjects include voting research and statistics; American political parties; the 1990 U.S. Census and resulting congressional reapportionment; the 99th though 101st U.S. Congresses; the creation of the District of Columbia Board of Elections in 1955 and establishment of home rule in the District in 1973; Oklahoma's repeal of prohibition in 1959; segregation in public schools; the politician George C. Wallace; and elections in Germany, Great Britain, Poland, and the Soviet Union.
Authorized Access Point
Elections Research Center (Governmental Affairs Institute) Elections Research Center records, 1918-1992 (bulk 1932-1992)