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Peyton McKnight Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008.029

Scope and Contents

The Peyton McKnight Papers document the activity and work of Texas State Senator Peyton McKnight (1925-1995). Serving as a state senator from 1973-1983 this collection contains McKnight's general correspondence, legislative notes, newspaper clippings, and speech materials. Additionally, the collection contains several types of records common to a state senator's office. These include copies of house and senate bills, notes and schedules pertaining to legislative committees, a subset of files pertaining to constitutent needs and requests, and administrative records.

Dates

  • 1970 - 1980

Conditions Governing Use

Items in this collection are protected by applicable copyright laws.

Extent

62 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Peyton McKnight Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Dr. James Conrad; Andrea Weddle; James Hall
Date
4/5/2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, Waters Library, Texas A&M University-Commerce Repository