Donald A. Campbell Papers, 1946-1968

Descriptive Identification

Unit ID
apap235
Repository
M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives
Extent
2.0 cubic ft.
creator
Campbell, Donald A., 1922-1992
Location
The materials are located onsite in the department.
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains bills, correspondence, supplemental materials, and committee papers from Donald A. Campbell's tenure as a New York State Assemblyman from 1951-1968.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Processed in 2015 by William Villano.

Access

Access to this record group is unrestricted.

Copyright

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives will provide information about copyright owners and other restrictions, but the legal determination ultimately rests with the researcher. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

Acquisition Information

Donald Campbell initially donated his papers to Syracuse Unviersity in1968-1969. The papers were transferred to the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives in2006.

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Donald A. Campbell Papers, 1946-1968. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Campbell Papers).

Biographical History

Donald Campbell was born in Amsterdam, NY, on August 2, 1922 and died November 8, 1992. He attended Columbia University, served in World War II and attained a commission as a Lieutenant. He then studied law at Albany Law School and graduated in 1948. He practiced law before being elected to public office in November 1950.

A Republican and Amsterdam resident, Mr. Campbell served in the New York State Assembly from 1951-1968 where he represented Montgomery County (1951-1965) and, following redistricting, the 123rd District (1966) and the 104th District (1967-1968). He was clerk of the New York State Assembly from 1969-1973 and continued to practice law after leaving office.

He was survived by his wife Phyllis (Topping) Campbell, a son James D. and daughters Patricia and Nancy Campbell.

Scope and Contents

This collection features legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Donald A. Campbell and supplemental correspondence and memorandums. It also includes the official papers of Assemblyman Campbell while a member of The Committee on Economic Expansion for the State of New York.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is organized alphabetically. There are no series.

Components List

  • 1951 Bills, 1951

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    1
  • 1952 Bills, 1951-1952 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    2
  • 1953 Bills, 1952-1953 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    3
  • 1954 Bills, 1954 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    4
  • 1955 Bills, 1954-1955 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    5
  • 1956 Bills (1 of 2), 1953-1956 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    6
  • 1956 Bills (2 of 2), 1953-1956 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    7
  • 1957 Bills, 1954-1957 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    8
  • 1958 Bills (1 of 2), 1957-1959 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    9
  • 1958 Bills (2 of 2), 1957-1959 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    10
  • 1959 Bills (1 of 2), 1946 1954 1958-1959 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    11
  • 1959 Bills (2 of 2), 1946 1954 1958-1959 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    12
  • 1960 Bills (1 of 3), 1948-1949 1954 1957-1960 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    13
  • 1960 Bills (2 of 3), 1948-1949 1954 1957-1960 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    14
  • 1960 Bills (3 of 3), 1948-1949 1954 1957-1960 Undated

    Box
    1 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    15
  • 1961 Bills (1 of 2), 1960-1961 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    1
  • 1961 Bills (2 of 2), 1960-1961 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    2
  • 1962 Bills, 1961-1962 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    3
  • 1963 Bills (1 of 2), 1961-1963 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    4
  • 1963 Bills (2 of 2), 1961-1963 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    5
  • 1964 Bills (1 of 2), 1963-1965 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    6
  • 1964 Bills (2 of 2), 1963-1965 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    7
  • 1965 Bills, 1964-1965 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    8
  • 1966 Bills, 1965-1966 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    9
  • 1967 Bills, 1966-1967 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    10
  • 1968 Bills (1 of 2), 1967-1968 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    11
  • 1968 Bills (2 of 2), 1967-1968 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    12
  • Committee Papers, 1955 1959-1961 Undated

    Box
    2 (Donald A. Campbell Papers)
    Folder
    13