The Resource Mitchell Van Yahres papers, (manuscript)

Mitchell Van Yahres papers, (manuscript)

Label
Mitchell Van Yahres papers, 1975-2006
Title
Mitchell Van Yahres papers
Inclusive dates
1975-2006
Creator
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Van Yahres' topical files comprise the bulk of the collection and include political campaigns for the House of Delegates; and issues concerning the city of Charlottesville and county of Albemarle; together with constituent correspondence; press releases; photographs; and speeches
  • The collection also includes working files on legislation; reports from the General Assembly; calendars; press clippings; videotapes and an audiocassette of Van Yahre's public access television program "Community focus"; photographs including Bill Clinton, Charles Robb, and Mark Warner; posters; awards and miscellaneous printed materials
  • Major topics include the Commission for Future Virginia Cities (Moss commission); public education, particularly the Buddy System, computers, family life, remediation, and standards of learning; the environment particularly chip mills, industrial swine farming, leadership in energy and environmental design, and trees and landscaping; eugenics; healthcare, particularly care for the elderly, insurance for women and children, and logisticare; hemp; higher education; restoration of civil rights for felons; photored laws; transportation particularly the Route 29 bypass; and the University of Virginia, particularly the Emmet-Ivy parking garage
  • Correspondents include John P. Ackerly III, Thomas Bliley, Jr., Blake Caravati, John Casteen, Maurice Cox, Wiliam Crutchfield, John J. Davies III, Creigh Deeds, V. Earl Dickinson,Robert P. Dillman, Virgil Goode, Meredith Richards, Leonard Sandridge, and John Warner
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Biographical or historical data
Member of the Virginia House of Delegates representing the 57th district, 1981-2005.
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Mitchell Van Yahres papers, (manuscript)
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/uva-sc/vivadoc.pl?file=viu02778.xml
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • Special Collections
Cumulative index finding aids
Guide available.
Extent
circa 4000
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u4330949
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a4330949
  • (OCoLC)647993562
Type of unit
items.

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Library Locations

    • Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections LibraryBorrow it
      160 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA, 22904, US
      38.0364566 -78.5053683
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