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Box 1

 Container

Contains 87 Collections and/or Records:

Bond Issue 1992, 8 June 1992-21 November 1992

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208000
Scope and Contents Items include letters to and from Mills E. Godwin about the 1992 $613 million general obligation bond issue, a report from Virginia officials arguing in favor of the bond, a copy of the report sent from state senator Hunter B. Andrews to members of the Senate, letters from the Virginians for Progress Foundation, news clippings and editorials.

George Bush presidential campaigns, 1988 and 1992, 4 February 1988-6 November 1992

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208002
Scope and Contents Items include correspondence with Godwin regarding campaign contributions, newspaper clippings, letters from representatives of the Republican Party and Bush campaign in Virginia to Godwin, and an invitation to Bush's inauguration (1988).

John H. Chichester, Candidate for lieutenant-governor in 1985, 17 January 1985-30 December 1985

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208003
Scope and Contents Items include letters between Godwin and Chichester, a collection of clippings and information about Douglas Wilder's record, letters, memos, and editorials.

Citizens against Pledge Bonds, Inc., 2 October 1990-10 January 1992

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208004
Scope and Contents Items include a copy of the 1991 bill for 1991 education general obligation issue, a list of proposed projects, letters to and from the opposition group (Citizens against . . .), editorials, and legal papers.

J. Marshall Coleman, 13 June 1988-3 December 1989

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208005
Scope and Contents Items include the campaign for Governor in 1988 - editorials, newspaper articles, correspondence between Coleman and Godwin, correspondence with Harry F. Byrd, Jr., an extensive Wall Street Journal article about the race, miscellaneous letters, etc.

College of William and Mary, 2 July 1979-27 February 1986

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208006
Scope and Contents Items include invitations to various functions, papers concerning Camp Foundation, personal letters, correspondence between Godwin and Doug Rendleman (Godwin Professor of Law at Marshall-Wythe School of Law), letters to and from Anne Dobie Peebles, Davis Paschall and Thomas Graves, letters concerning the 1984 presidential search, news clippings and letters to and from Margaret Cook of Swem Library.

College of William and Mary, 21 March 1986-26 October 1989

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208007
Scope and Contents Items include invitations, papers concerning the planning of the Tercentenary Celebration, news clipping of Queen Elizabeth's address commemorating the Glorious Revolution, letters to and from Paul Verkuil, Tim Sullivan, Anne Dobie Peebles, and photographs.

Engagements Completed, 1987-1992

 Sub-Series — Box: 1
Identifier: id208008
Scope and Contents Circa 2,070 items. These papers composite a largely non-political nature. Most of the letters concern personal matters, invitations, get-well wishes, and letters of sympathy. Political papers concern the 1992 Virginia Bond issue, Godwin's contribution to Bush's 1988 and 1992 presidential campaigns, Chichester for lieutenant-governor in 1985, the 1989 gubernatorial race (Coleman v. Wilder), the Virginia Republican Party, Godwin's support for Trible for Republican gubernatorial candidate in 1989,...

General Papers and Letters, 1981-1992

 Sub-Series — Box: 1
Identifier: id208017
Scope and Contents Circa 2,070 items. These papers composite a largely non-political nature. Most of the letters concern personal matters, invitations, get-well wishes, and letters of sympathy. Political papers concern the 1992 Virginia Bond issue, Godwin's contribution to Bush's 1988 and 1992 presidential campaigns, Chichester for lieutenant-governor in 1985, the 1989 gubernatorial race (Coleman v. Wilder), the Virginia Republican Party, Godwin's support for Trible for Republican gubernatorial candidate in 1989,...

Box 1, 1947-1959

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: id167692
Scope and Contents Box: Folder: 1-15:1-325 This series is comprised of Godwin's personal, political and business correspondence. Included are letters, telegrams, statements, memoranda, reports, clippings, photographs, legal documents, announcements, notes, invitations and other material. This material concerns such things as personal letters, news clippings and other documents relating to Godwin's political career, including election to the House of Delegates, Senate of Virginia, lieutenant- governor and his two...