Showing 25855 results

Finding Aid
Thomas A. Daschle Papers
Print preview Hierarchy View:

2 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects

Campaign Records

The Campaign Records is composed of material related to all of Daschle's campaign races, from his first campaign for a U.S. House of Representative seat in 1978 to his final campaign for the U.S. Senate seat in 2004. While each campaign is unique much of the material in each series is similar. Folders consist of advertising, campaign literature, media clippings, correspondence, financial records, opposition research, issue files, and polling results. Researchers will find the 2004 Campaign Manager Files interesting as they present a perspective on how a senate race is run from a manager’s point of view.


Congressional correspondence includes all written communications sent to or received from Members of Congress, congressional committees, staff members, individuals, and organizations whose correspondence has been forwarded by a Member of Congress for assistance in preparing a reply. Senators and representatives receive thousands of letters every month. Members use this correspondence as they make policy and budget decisions. Composed of a wide range of routine courtesy correspondence, thank-you letters, personal correspondence, and positive and negative mail. Composed of a wide range of routine courtesy correspondence, thank-you letters, personal correspondence, and positive and negative mail. Folders also contain invitations, requests for pictures and appearances, campaign congratulations, get well cards, holiday cards, correspondence, between the Senator’s office and other branches of government.

Political Records

This series consists mainly of information concerning political-related records, such as congressional travel, events, recognition, memorandum, speeches, and writings.

Media Activity

This series consists of clippings, press releases, journal articles and newsletters document those functions of the Daschle offices related to the media, 1974-2004. Researchers may find some national news items located in the South Dakota news series and vice versa. Due to the size of the collection it is difficult to catch all items during processing. Please bring this to the attention of staff so they can place the item in the correct folder.

Linda Hall Daschle Papers

  • DA 11
  • Papers
  • 1962-2004

The Linda Hall Daschle Collection is composed of records created and collected by Linda Daschle during her career in aviation and her husband's career in the U.S. Congress. Included are awards and recognition that she received related to her work for various private and federal aviation associations and offices. Her collection also contains materials such as correspondence, press clips, and audio-visual recordings created during her career in the Federal Aviation Administration. Of note are letters from President Clinton and Vice President Gore, and remarks by Gore at the International Conference on Aviation Safety and Security in 1997.

Collected materials such as correspondence, trip schedules, weekly reports, and clippings from Tom Daschle's political career are included, as well as numerous audio-visual recordings of his speeches, interviews, and other activities. The remainder of the collection is comprised of plans, materials, and clippings of Tom Daschle's campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, particularly the races against Clint Roberts and James Abdnor.

Daschle, Linda Hall, 1955-

Results 1 to 100 of 25855