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Richard B. Russell Dam (Ga. and S.C.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Russell Dam

 File — Box 4
Scope and Contents From the Series: Campaign, 1971-1988, chiefly documents Bass’s 1978 run for Congress. Topical files represent Bass’s positions on key issues from abortion to labor. In particular, Bass championed environmental issues and received much correspondence related to nuclear waste and the Russell Dam. After his defeat, condolence letters poured in from citizen supporters and politicians, including Vice President Walter Mondale and Senator Ernest F. Hollings. Other files document Bass’s involvement with various...
Dates: Other: 1971-1988

Trotter's Shoals Dam (2 folders)

 File — Box 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Senate papers are arranged in the following sub-series: General, Grants and Projects, Newsletters, Press Releases, Schedules, and Topical files. General papers contain constituent correspondence which address multiple subjects or do not fall under a specific topical heading, thus to ensure that they have seen everything on a topic, researchers may need to study both General Papers and Topical Files.Grants and Projects, 2.5 linear feet, relate to everything from agricultural...
Dates: 1929 - 1998

Trotter's Shoals Dam, Governor's Hearings (4 folders)

 File — Box 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Gubernatorial papers are divided into general and topical files. The materials chiefly document some of Russell’s activities as governor, such as the governor’s hearings on Trotter’s Shoals Dam, education programs and political appointments. Russell’s own appointment to the Senate is included. Documents later than 21 April 1965 are filed in the Senate series. Materials documenting Russell’s Senate appointment are divided between the Gubernatorial and Senatorial records, with the date of...
Dates: 1929 - 1998