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Box 28

 Container

Contains 10 Collections and/or Records:

Box 28

 File — Box: 28
Identifier: id207791
Scope and Contents From the Series: These papers of Mills E. Godwin begin after he left gubernatorial office in 1978. Godwin remained a significant player in Virginia political circles, hoping to maintain the power of the coalition of conservative Democrats and Republicans which he headed. The papers concern the U. S. Senate campaigns of 1978 (Warner v. ), and 1982, the gubernatorial campaign of 1981 (Robb v. Coleman), investment policies of Virginia, affirmative action (quotas), public employee collective bargaining, Virginia...

General Papers, 1961-1975

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207792
Scope and Contents These items include newspaper clippings (1961 and 1965), letters upon his election as lieutenant-governor in 1961, lists of guests to be invited to inauguration and inaugural programs of 1965 and 1974.

General Papers, 1905-05-31T00:00:00.000

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207793
Scope and Contents These items include letters of sympathy, get-well letters, congratulations on retirements, help with problems, requests for contributions to various organizations, etc. Correspondents include: Albertis Harrison concerning the U. S. Senate campaign (Warner); Harry F. Byrd, Jr. concerning the city of Suffolk HUD grant; Gerald Baliles; William E. Simon; D. French Slaughter; James R Thompson (governor of Illinois); and Carter Olin Lowance.

Governor's Office Papers, 1905-05-31T00:00:00.000

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207794
Scope and Contents These items include material from or about John N. Dalton (investment policies of Virginia [series of articles by David Chandler in Norfolk Ledger-Star], Division of Purchases and Supply, Warner nomination for Senate), Carter Lowance, Charles S. Robb (Virginia Forum on Education), John N. Dalton, Virginia Port Authority), Louis R. Lawson (Virginia Energy Office), Stanley C. Walker (Virginia State Crime Commission), Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges, affirmative action (quotas),...

Political Papers, 1978-1979

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207795
Scope and Contents These items include material from or about Wyatt B. Durrette, Jr., Charles S. Robb (lieutenant-governor), Hunter Andrews, Eva F. Scott (first woman to serve in State Senate), A. L. Philpott, Herbert H. Bateman, Paul Trible, General Assembly elections of 1979, J. Marshall Coleman, Philip Crane, Republican senatorial primary of 1978 (Linwood Holton, Richard Obenshain, John Warner, Nathan Miller), agreement of Virginia with HEW to institute quotas in colleges; and the campaign by Coleman for...

Republican Party Papers, 1978-1981

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207796
Scope and Contents These items include material from or about the U. S Senate election of 1982, the General Assembly election of 1981, the gubernatorial race of 1981, Byrd's decision to retire from U S. Senate, Herbert H. Bateman, Republican Party events, Wyatt B. Durrette, Martin Luther King holiday bill (state holiday), Paul Trible, coalition headed by Godwin described in newspaper article ( Roanoke Times and World News(November 15, 1980), Eva F. Scott (first woman to serve in State Senate), John Warner, Bob...

Virginia State Chamber of Commerce Education Committee, 1978-1981

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207797
Scope and Contents From the Series: These papers of Mills E. Godwin begin after he left gubernatorial office in 1978. Godwin remained a significant player in Virginia political circles, hoping to maintain the power of the coalition of conservative Democrats and Republicans which he headed. The papers concern the U. S. Senate campaigns of 1978 (Warner v. ), and 1982, the gubernatorial campaign of 1981 (Robb v. Coleman), investment policies of Virginia, affirmative action (quotas), public employee collective bargaining, Virginia...

Virginia Wesleyan College, 1978-1984

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207798
Scope and Contents Godwin's service as a member of the Board of Trustees, and as Honorary Chairman of Challenge of the 80's, decade-long campaign to raise money launched in 1980.

Personal and Business Papers, 1978-1979

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207799
Scope and Contents Items include material from or about Gerald R. Ford.

Newspaper Clippings and Photographs, 1978-1984

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207800