Guide to the Barber Conable Papers,
1960-1985

Collection Number: 2794

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3530
Fax: (607) 255-9524
rareref@cornell.edu
http://rmc.library.cornell.edu
Compiled by:
Elaine Engst
Date completed:
June 1987
EAD encoding:
Evan Fay Earle, July 2007

© 2002 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Barber Conable papers, 1960-1985.
Collection Number:
2794
Creator:
Barber B. Conable
Quantity:
605.1 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, Manuscripts, Publications, Research Materials
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Files of Barber Conable, generated during his tenure as New York State Senator and United States Congressman. Also, a narrative account of his experiences with the World Bank.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Barber B. Conable (b.1922) graduated from Cornell University in 1942, and was a Republican congressman representing the 37th Congressional District, New York in the U.S. House of Representatives until his retirement in 1985. He served as a New York senator, 1963-1964, before being elected to the 89th Congress.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Files of Barber Conable, generated during his tenure as New York State Senator and United States Congressman. Also, a narrative account of his experiences with the World Bank.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Conable, Barber B.
New York (State).Legislature.Senate.
United States.Congress.
World Bank.

Subjects:
Politics, Practical.
Politicians.
Legislators.

Places:
New York (State)--Politics and government.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
All files, except case files, are closed for ten years from the initiation of the file except with written permission of the donor.
Case files are closed for thirty years from the initiation of the file except by written permission of the donor.
Cite As:
Barber Conable papers, #2794. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

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Contents
A copy of the printed guide is available by clicking here. This covers only a portion of the collection. (1 MB Searchable PDF)