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Michigan Citizens Lobby Records

 Collection — Box: Small Processed Collections: Mc-Mo, Box 11, Folder: 2-3
Identifier: UR001052

Scope and Content

The papers of the Michigan Citizens Lobby consist of clippings, memoranda, and pamphlets relating to the work of the organization during the years from 1973 to 1981.

Contents: 1. Clippings, 1973-1982 2. Memoranda, pamphlets, 1981

Dates

  • 1973 - 1982

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

History

The Michigan Citizens Lobby was incorporated in Michigan in 1973 as a non-profit organization. Its announced aim was to give the Michigan consumer and taxpayer a more effective voice in the state legislature. The Michigan Citizens Lobby has involved itself in issues such as utility rates, health and medical care, and sales taxes on food and medicine. It currently maintains offices in Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Southfield.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (2 folders)

Abstract

Subjects include: consumer and tax legislation

Arrangement

Material arranged in 2 folders.

Acquisition

The papers of the Michigan Citizens Lobby were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in June of 1981 by Mr. Tom Leonard and Mr. Joseph Tuchinsky, Co-Directors of the Michigan Citizens Lobby. The papers were opened for research in November of 1985.

Transfers

A file of The Citizen Lobbyist, the quarterly newsletter of the Michigan Citizens Lobby, is available in the Archives Library.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in November, 1985.
Title
Guide to the Michigan Citizens Lobby Records
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1985-11
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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