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Guide to the Walter Eugene Johnston papers, 1980-1982

Abstract

Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from North Carolina; served on the House Budget and Labor and Education Committees.

The papers of Walter Eugene Johnston, III, U.S. Representative from the 6th District of North Carolina, span the years 1980 to 1982, the time during which he served the 97th Congress. The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, and committee files, with subjects including current legislation, congressional caucuses, North Carolina public events, and regulatory reform. Committee files cover topics including budgets, banking, finance, urban affairs, education and labor, bills, health and safety, education, labor, energy, commerce, tax, and trade.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Johnston, Walter Eugene
Title
Walter Eugene Johnston papers 1980-1982
Language of Material
English
Extent
20 Linear Feet, Approx. 19,300 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The papers of Walter Eugene Johnston, III, U.S. Representative from the 6th District of North Carolina, span the years 1980 to 1982, the time during which he served the 97th Congress. The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, and committee files, with subjects including current legislation, congressional caucuses, North Carolina public events, and regulatory reform. Committee files cover topics including budgets, banking, finance, urban affairs, education and labor, bills, health and safety, education, labor, energy, commerce, tax, and trade.

Administrative Information

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Contents of the Collection

1980 Nov.-1981 Feb.
Box 1
1981 Feb.-Mar.
Box 2
1981 Mar.-April
Box 3
1981 April-May
Box 4
1981 May-Sep.
Box 5
1981 Sep.-Oct.
Box 6
1981 Oct.-Nov.
Box 7
1981 Nov.-Dec.
Box 8
1981 Dec.-1982 Jan.
Box 9
1982 Jan.-Feb.
Box 10
1982 Feb.
Box 11
1982 March
Box 12
1982 March-April
Box 13
1982 April
Box 14
1982 April-May
Box 15
1982 April-June
Box 16
1982 June-July
Box 17
1982 July-Aug.
Box 18
1982 Aug.-Sep.
Box 19
1982 Sep.-Dec.
Box 20
Biography
Box 21
Legislative profile
Box 21
Passport
Box 21
Press releases
Box 21
Ratings
Box 21
Legislation
Box 22
American Textile Machinery Association
Box 23
Congressional Rural Caucus
Box 23
Congressional Textile Caucus
Box 23
Furniture Mfrs. Assoc. Position Papers
Box 23
General correspondence
Box 23
North Carolina Republican Club of Washington
Box 23
North Carolina Shakespeare Festival
Box 23
North Carolina transportation, highway construction
Box 23
Pig Bowl
Box 23
Radial keratotomy
Box 23
Radial Keratotomy
Box 24
Regulatory reform
Box 24
Sunbelt Caucus
Box 24

Series scope/content note

1980 Nov.-1981 Aug.
Box 25
1981 Sep.-1982 May
Box 26
1982 May-Oct.
Box 27
1982 Oct.-Nov.
Box 28
Other dates
Box 28

Committees with which Walter E. Johnston was affiliated, or issues in which he had had an interest.

Banking, finance, and urban affairs
Box 29
Budget
Box 29
Budget
Box 30
Budget
Box 31
Miscellaneous information
Box 32
Bills
Box 32
Black lung information
Box 33
Committee proceedings
Box 33
Cotton Dust Standard
Box 33
Davis-Bacon Act
Box 34
E.R.I.S.A. information
Box 34
Farm Labor Contractor Registration Act
Box 34
F.E.C.A. information
Box 34
FLSA
Box 35
Government Printing Office
Box 35
Health and Safety
Box 35
Labor information
Box 36
Labor-management relations
Box 36
Labor-management, Service Contract Act
Box 36
Labor standards
Box 37
M.S.H.A.
Box 37
N.I.O.S.H.
Box 37
Occupational safety
Box 37
Right to Work letter to the President
Box 37
O.S.H.A. information
Box 38
O.S.H.A. Consultation program in N.C.
Box 38
Miscellaneous information
Box 39
Legislation
Box 39
Communications information
Box 39
Communications, H.R.5158
Box 40
Communications, AT&T
Box 40
Energy, information
Box 40
Energy, Alaskan pipeline
Box 40
Energy, Dept. of Energy
Box 40
Energy, electric utilities
Box 41
Energy, natural Gas
Box 41
Energy, nuclear
Box 41
Energy, oil
Box 41
Administration's social services block grant
Box 42
Aging, legislative information
Box 42
Information
Box 42
Social Security, administration and HHS proposal
Box 42
Social Security information
Box 42
Tax, President Reagan's proposals
Box 42
Trade
Box 42
Urban enterprise zone legislation
Box 42
Legislation
Box 43
Tax information
Box 44

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Walter Eugene Johnston Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Walter Eugene Johnston papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift and purchase in 1982.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff

Encoded by Paula Jeannet Mangiafico, April 2014

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.