5 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) United States--Politics and government--1981-1989.

  1. Joe Stephens papers, 1978-2013

    47,000 items ; 134 containers plus 2 classified and 2 oversize ; 52 linear feet ; 218 digital files (671.04 MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Journalist. Research files, correspondence, writings, notes, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Stephens's career as a Washington Post investigative journalist.

  2. Linda Chavez and Christopher Gersten papers, 1889-2011

    2,000 items ; 11 containers plus 1 classified and 1 oversize ; 4.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author, news commentator, and government official (Linda Chavez). Government official (Christopher Gersten). Photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, memoranda, notebooks, appointment calendars, correspondence, speeches and writings, and printed matter relating primarily to Chavez’s career as an author, news commentator, and government official including her service in the presidential administration...

  3. William Howard Taft papers, 1958-1989

    29,750 items ; 85 containers ; 34 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer and government official; known as William Howard Taft IV. Personal and family correspondence, official correspondence, memoranda, speeches and writings, and daily records chiefly documenting Taft's government service in the Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford, and Ronald Reagan presidential administrations.

  4. Michael Pertschuk papers, 1949-2002

    49,400 items ; 149 containers ; 59.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer, federal trade commissioner, and lobbyist. Correspondence, memoranda, email, speeches, statements, book files, subject files, and other papers primarily concerning Pertschuk's career as chairman and commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission and consumer and tobacco control issues.

  5. John Osborne papers, circa 1900-1983

    34,300 items ; 98 containers plus 1 oversize and 1 classified ; 39.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author, editor, and journalist. Correspondence and memoranda; family papers; drafts of published and unpublished articles, reports, columns, and interviews; notes and notebooks; dispatches and news cables; research material; and other papers documenting Osborne's career as a reporter, editor, and columnist for Time, Life, and the New Republic.