DEMOCRATIC STATE CENTRAL COMMITTEE

OF LOUISIANA COLLECTION

Mss. 3760

Inventory

Reformatted by

Christopher Freeman

Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections

Special Collections, Hill Memorial Library

Louisiana State University Libraries

Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University

2006

CONTENTS OF INVENTORY

Summary

3

Scope and Content Note

4

Index Terms

5

Container List

6

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SUMMARY

Size

1492 items

Geographic Locations

Louisiana

Inclusive Dates

1928-1980, undated

Bulk Dates

1928-1980, undated

Languages

English

Summary

Non-current minutes of meetings beginning with 1928, committee reports, memoranda, correspondence, resolutions, election returns, affidavits and other documents pertaining to candidates, qualifying forms, proxies, and a small number of campaign items on the state and local level, with some relating to President Carter.

Access Restrictions

None.

Copyright

Physical rights and copyright are retained by the LSU Libraries

Related Collections

None.

Citation

Democratic State Central Committee of Louisiana Collection, Mss. 3760, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

Stack Locations

X: 43-51, OS: D

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of non-current minutes of meetings of the Democratic State Central Committee of Louisiana beginning with 1928, committee reports, memoranda, correspondence, resolutions, election returns, affidavits and other documents pertaining to candidates, qualifying forms, proxies, and a small number of campaign items on the state and local level, with some relating to President Carter.

INDEX TERMS

Affidavits.

Carter, Jimmy, 1924-

Correspondence.

Democratic Party (La.)

Democratic Party (La.). State Central Committee.

Louisiana--Politics and government--20th century.

Minutes.

Official reports.

Political campaigns--Louisiana.

Political candidates--Louisiana.

Resolutions (administrative records)

CONTAINER LIST

Stack

Location

Box

Folders

Contents

X: 43

1

1-4

Meetings of the Democratic State Central Committee, 1928-1932. 22 items.

5

Memoranda, correspondence, and appointments, November 27-June 23, 1934. 4 items.

6-11

Meetings of the Democratic State Central Committee, December 6, 1934-1940. 26 items.

2

12-19

Meetings of the Democratic State Central Committee, 1942-October 19, 1951. 35 items.

3

20-32

Candidates, October 2, 1951-October 30, 1951, 290 items.

33

Correspondence, October 15-30, 1951. 15 items.

34

Correspondence and Candidates, November 2-15 and December 13, 1951. 27 items.

X: 44

4

34

Meetings, 1952, 16 items.

35

Meetings, 1954. 11 items.

36

Meetings, July 11-October 19, 1955. 15 items.

37

Correspondence, October 20-November 2, 1955. 10 items.

38-39

Meetings, January 20-November 6, 1956. 38 pieces.

40

Meetings, October 2, 1958. 2 items.

41

Meetings, September 5, 1959. 1 items.

5

42-43

Affidavits of Candidates, August 25-September 5, 1959. 48 items.

44-50

Affidavits of Candidates, September 8-15, 1959. 147 items.

51

Correspondence, September 11-18, 1959. 13 items.

52

Correspondence, September 21-30, 1959. 21 items.

6

53-54

Correspondence, October-December, 1959. 25 items.

55

Meeting, December 15, 1959. 2 items.

56

Meeting, January 30, 1960. 2 items.

57

Meeting, May 27, 1960. 2 items.

58

Meeting, June 22, 1960. 4 items.

59

Meeting, August 11, 1960. 16 items.

60

Correspondence, 1961. 5 items.

61

Meeting, May 25, 1962. 2 items.

62

Correspondence, May 4- August 4, 1962. 20 items

X: 45

7

63

Proxies, August 10, 1962. 18 items.

64

Correspondence, minutes and resolutions, August 10-November 27, 1962. 15 items.

65

Meeting, September 7, 1963. 1 item.

66

Correspondence, 1963. 14 items.

67

Meetings, January 22 and April 11, 1964. 2 items.

68

Meeting, May 22, 1964. 1 item.

Stack

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Contents

69

Meeting, September 12, 1964. 1 item.

70

Correspondence, proclamations and resolutions, 1964. 21 items.

8

71

Meeting, June 10, 1966. 4 items.

72

Meeting, December 16, 1966. 1 item.

73

Meeting, August 5, 1967. 1 item.

74

Correspondence and proxies, July 19-August 5, 1967. 30 items.

75

Qualifying forms, August 8-14, 1967. 30 items.

76

Correspondence and resolution, August 16-September 15, 1967. 12 items.

77-78

Ballot orders, November 4, 1967. 49 items.

79

Resolutions and election returns, November-December 1967. 18 items.

9

80

Meeting, November 14, 1967. 2 items.

81

Meeting, November 29, 1967. 1 item.

82

Meeting, Old and New Committees, December 28, 1967. 2 items.

83

Meeting, February-May 1968. 11 items.

84

Meeting, May 11, 1968. 2 items.

85

Meeting, June 14-18, 1968. 3 items.

86

Meeting, September 12, 1968. 2 items.

87

Meeting, April 20 and June 12, 1970. 2 items.

88

Meeting, April 24, 1971. 1 item.

X: 47

10

89

Meeting, September 7, 1971 and related material, August-September 22, 1971. 27 items.

90

Meeting of November 19, 1971 and related material, November 10-December 7, 1971. 2 items.

91-93

Proxies, December 29, 1971. 28 items.

94

Rules Committee, January 1972. 3 items.

95

Meetings, February 19, 1972. 10 items.

96

Proxies, February 19, 1972. 22 items.

97

Meetings, February 19, 1972. 1 item.

11

98

Meetings, May 20, 1972. 1 item.

99-100

Meetings, June 9, 1972. 21 items.

101-102

Meetings, August 7, 1972. 3 items.

103

Meetings, September 9, 1972. 6 items.

104-105

Meetings, April 28, 1973. 6 items.

X: 48

12

106

Meeting, June 23, 1973. 2 items.

107

Meeting, November 7, 1973. 1 item.

108

Proposed Constitution of State of Louisiana, January 19, 1974. 1 item.

109

Meeting, February 2, 1974. 21 items.

110

Affirmative Action Plan, February 2, 1974. 2 items.

Stack

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111

Meeting, February 2, 1974. 1 item.

112

Campaign Practices Act Adversary Committee, April 30, 2974. 1 item.

113-115

Meeting, June 14, 1974. 4 items.

116

Meeting, October 12, 1974. 4 items.

13

117

Meeting, October 12, 1974.2 items.

118-119

Meeting, March 15, 1975. 13 items.

120

Public Service Commission Districts, July 30, 1975. 4 items.

121-122

Meeting, August 2, 1975. 22 items.

X: 49

14

123

Meeting, August 2, 1975. 1 item.

124-125

Meeting, November 8, 1975. 8 items.

126

Bond: Western Surety Company through Westbank Agency, Inc., 1975-1976. 1 item.

127-129

Meeting, January 3, 1976. 38 items.

15

130-132

Meeting, February 21, 1976. 46 items.

133-135

Meeting, May 8, 1976. 29 items.

136

Meeting, August 21, 1976. 2 items.

X: 50

16

137

Meeting, August 21, 1976. 2 items.

138-139

Meeting, September 3, 1976. 6 items.

140

Meeting, November 19, 1976. 2 items.

141

Inauguration of President Carter, November 4, 1976-January 11, 1977. 1 item.

142

President Carter Transition Period, January 1977. 1 item.

143

College Democrats of America, March 31, 1977. 1 item.

144

President Carter Transition Period, --Appointments Requested (folder 1), November-December 1976. 1 item.

145

President Carter Transition Period, --Appointments Requested (folder 2), January-June 1977. 1 item.

X: 50

17

146

Meeting of Fund Raising and Management and Finance Committees, April 13, 1977. 1 item.

147

Meeting of the Legislative Committee, April 21, 1977. 1 item.

148

Suit Moreau vs. Tonry, April 1977. 1 item.

149

National Women’s Political Caucus, July 1, 1977. 1 item.

150

Committees-Appointments Made, January 1976-September 1977. 1 item.

151

Winograd Commission, September 11, 1977. 1 item.

152-153

Meeting, November 19, 1977. 2 items.

154

Women Holding Elective and Appointive Positions in Louisiana, December 14, 1977. 1 item.

155

Breakfast Meeting in Washington, D.C., January 20, 1978. 1 item.

156

Meeting of the Association of State Democratic Chairs, January 26, 1978. 1 item.

157

Cleon M. Worley, February 20, 1978. 1 item.

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158

Thomas W. Tanner, February 1978. 4 items.

X: 50

18

159-160

Meeting, March 11, 1978. 2 item.

161

Affirmative Action Committee, March-April 1978. 2 items.

162

Meeting, April 29, 1978. 1 item.

163

Aaron Calliouet, May 1978. 3 items.

164

Civil Service Reform-President Carter, July-August 1978. 9 items.

165

1978 National Party Conference, June and August 1978. 2 items.

166-167

White House Conference of August 17, 1978. 5 items.

X: 51

19

168

Meeting, September 23, 1978. 1 item.

169

Proxies, September 23, 1978. 1 item.

170

Meeting, September 23, 1978. 1 item.

171

1979 Committee Louisiana, October 2, 1978. 2 items.

172

Small Business Conference in New Orleans, October 3, 1978. 1 item.

173

Public Relations, November 8, 1978. 1 item.

174

Campaigns-General, 1978. 3 items.

175

Campaigns-Claude “Buddy” Leach, 1978. 4 items.

176

United States Labor Party, January 23, 1979. 1 item.

177

White House Press Office-Office of Media Liaison-Background Reports, March-April 1979. 3 items.

178

Service Employee, Vol. 38, No. 9, April 1979. 1 item.

179

National Governor’s Association Seminar on Foreign Trade and Exports, June 20, 1979. 1 item.

180

Women’s Political Caucus of Louisiana, June 1979. 2 items.

181

Caldwell Parish Democratic Committee Columbus. Louisiana, July 27, 1979.

182

House Resolution 5010 Amends Federal Election Act, July 30, 1979. 1 item.

183

Taft Institute, December 1979. 1 item.

184

Clausen Campaign Newsletter, 1979. 1 items.

185

Clausen Training Seminars, 1980, undated. 4 items.

186

Campaign items, Davis and Democratic Party, undated. 2 items.

OS:D

187

Election returns for Democratic Primary Elections of January 15 and February 19, 1952. 3 items.

188

New Orleans Primary Elections for Members of State Central Committee-Orleans Parish, January 26, 1954. 6 items.

189

Promulgation of Election Returns, November 6, 1971. 4 items.

190

Promulgation of Election Returns, December 18, 1971. 1 item.

191

Election returns, undated. 17 items.