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Guide to the Robert Price Papers
1930s-2012 (bulk 1958-1965)
 MS 3130

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Series II. Nelson A. Rockefeller political campaigns, 1961-1974

Scope and Contents

Series II includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, flyers, ephemera, and other paraphernalia centered on Rockefeller's 1964 Oregon primary victory, as well as his later service to Richard M. Nixon during Nixon's campaign for reelection in 1972.

Arrangement

Material is organized chronologically.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 6 Rockefeller. General
1961-1963
Box: 3 Folder : 7 1964 Oregon Republican Presidential Primary (May 15, 1964)
1964
Box: 3 Folder : 8 1964 Oregon Republican Presidential Primary. Advertisements
1964
Box: 3 Folder : 9-10 1964 Oregon Republican Presidential Primary. Canvassing [2 folders]

Scope and Contents

Includes telephone scripts and door-to-door canvasser's instruction sheets.

1964
Box: 3 Folder : 11 1964 Oregon Republican Presidential Primary. Returned mailings

Scope and Contents

Sixteen returned mailing envelopes (postmarked 21-22 April 1964), most still sealed, some empty, and a few open to reveal "Win With Rockefeller" brochures and a letter from William E. Walsh, State Chairman, Rockefeller for President Committee.

1964
Box: 3 Folder : 12-16 1964 Oregon Republican Presidential Primary. Clippings [5 folders]
1964
Box: 3 Folder : 17-19 Rockefeller. Ephemera [3 folders]
1964
Box: 3 Folder : 20-21 Rockefeller. Nixon re-election [2 folders]

Scope and Contents

Includes drafts of Rockefeller's speech nominating Richard M. Nixon at the Republican National Convention in Miami, August 22, 1972.

1972
Box: 3 Folder : 22 Rockefeller. General
1973-1974
Box: 3 Folder : 23 Rockefeller material loaned to Cary Reich

Scope and Contents

Cary Reich (1949-1998) was the author of The Life of Nelson A. Rockefeller: Worlds to Conquer, 1908-1958 (New York: Doubleday, 1996). Includes a letter from Reich thanking Price for loan of the material.

1964-1973

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