New York State Modern Political Archive

New York State Modern Political Archive

Elected officials, interest groups, and activists from New York State.
The New York State Modern Political Archive (NYSMPA) was established in 1982 to document the work of individuals and private interest groups concerned with New York State public policy issues in the 20th century. Originally named the Archives of Public Affairs and Policy, the NYSMPA collects, preserves, and facilitates access to primary sources pertaining to New York State public affairs and policy, and now includes the personal papers of members of the gubernatorial administrations of Nelson A. Rockefeller; papers of former New York Congressional members and elected officials who served in New York State Legislature; and the official records and papers of numerous private groups, professional associations, individuals, public-sector labor unions, community groups, and other organizations concerned with Empire State public-policy issues.
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Associated Industries of New York State/Business Council of New York State Records, 1996 December 19 - 2017 March 27

Business Council Of New York State
10.02 cubic ft.
The Associated Industries of New York State/ Business Council of New York State Records contains documents which were created during the group's 66 years of business. Among the contents are files on the group's former directors, correspondence and legal council records. The records of the association also contain some publications from other sources.
New York State Modern Political Archive: apap132

Communications Workers of America Education Division Local 1104 Records, 1969-2001(bulk 1983-1999)

Communications Workers of America. Local 1104 (Albany, N.Y.)
17.0 cubic ft.
The Education Division of Communication Workers of America, Local 1104 represents "employees eligible for union membership who are employed as: graduate students holding State-funded positions as Graduate Assistants or Teaching Assistants employed by the State University of New York." The collection includes news clippings, contracts, photographs, administrative records, as well as ephemera such as t-shirts, buttons, hats, and cup holders.
New York State Modern Political Archive: apap080

Donald M. Blinken Papers, 1969-2003

Blinken, Donald M.
5.95 cubic ft.
Donald M. Blinken was chairman of the Board of Trustees of the State University of New York from 1978-1990. These records pertain to his tenure in that position.
New York State Modern Political Archive: apap103

League of Women Voters of Rensselaer County Records, 1914-2008

The League of Women Voters of Rensselaer County (Rensselaer County, N.Y.)
9.03 cubic ft.
The League of Women Voters of Rensselaer County Records documents the political and social activities of the chapter since its founding in 1939.
New York State Modern Political Archive: apap055

Malcolm Willison Papers, 1958-1997

Willison, Malcolm
14.9 cubic ft.
This collection details the social activism of Malcolm Willison in New York State's Capital Region. As an active board member of several local groups, his papers contain minutes, financial statements and budgets, programming ideas, brochures, planning notes, articles and reports, and clippings that detail the evolution of the various organizations contained in the collection. Organizational newsletters and event flyers, course and conference information planned by Willison in his capacity on executive boards, and vast amounts of correspondence about any number of events and issues are also part of the scope of the collection.
New York State Modern Political Archive: apap086

Robert D. Helsby Papers, 1966-1987

Helsby, Robert D.
0.4 cubic ft.
The Robert D. Helsby Papers include materials that document his work as first chair of the New York State Public Employment Relations Board from 1967-1977 and include publications on labor relations, New York's Taylor Law and collective bargaining.
New York State Modern Political Archive: apap141

The Jackson Davis Papers, 1952-1997

Davis, Jackson
9.83 cubic ft.
The papers of Jackson Davis document his environmental activism and work with environmental organizations.
New York State Modern Political Archive: apap127

Willowbrook Review Panel Records, 1968-1981, bulk 1975-1981

Willowbrook Review Panel
112.25 cubic ft.
The Willowbrook Review Panel was a Federal monitoring group established by the U.S. District Court in 1975 and dismissed from its duties in 1987. The Willowbrook Review Panel Records provide extensive documentation of the Panel's main function: monitoring implementation of the 1975 Willowbrook Consent Decree in New York State which set new standards for the care of the facility's residents.