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Record Group 2: Election Files

1961-1974
Document Cases: RJL 2/1-10

Senator Lagomarsino's election files contain a wide assortment of materials, ranging from advertising receipts to campaign distribution literature, to constituent "congratulations" and fundraising event invitations, to newspaper editorials and radio speeches. The files also provide biographies of other political candidates, allowing insight not only into the distinctive personalities and "pet" issues of each election, but into psychological manipulation campaign strategies, as well. Results for both general and primary California statewide elections are also documented. As such, these materials are ideal study for political science enthusiasts.

The files are arranged by chronological and Alpha order by sub-topic, with the majority of materials centering around Mr. Lagomarsino's principal State election years of 1964, 1966, and 1970.

These files are not confidential; however, said information contained herein must be used for statistical research purposes only and names and addresses of constituents are not permitted for re-publication, (See Civil Code Section 1798.24(h)).

For more information about the Robert J. Lagomarsino Collection State Senate papers, please contact University Archivist, Evelyn Taylor.