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City of St. Louis, Office of the Mayor: James F. Conway Records

Identifier: LH-wua00359

This collection includes records from James F. Conway's time as Mayor of the City of St. Louis. The papers are separated into series including General Office Files, Press Releases, and St. Louis Legislation. Materials range in date from 1977-1981.


  • 1977-1981


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93.00 linear feet

93 boxes

Arrangement Note

Organized by topic into series.

Series 1: Appointments and Resignations. Arranged alphabetically by name of city office.

Series 2: General Office Files. Arranged alphabetically by subject.

Series 3: Community Development Agency Files. Arranged alphabetically by subject.

[Series 4: St. Louis Agency on Training and Development (SLATE) Files]*

Series 5: Press Releases, Proclamations, Speeches. Arranged chronologically.

[Series 6: News Clippings]*

Series 7: Miscellaneous Reports. Arranged alphabetically by subject.

[Series 8: St. Louis Legislation]*

*NOTE: Processing by archives staff in 1994 determined that series 4 and 6 from the preliminary transfer inventory were missing, however the original numbering system has been maintained.

City of St. Louis, Office of the Mayor: James F. Conway Records
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  • 2021 February 12: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the Local History Collecting Area

Miranda Rectenwald
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
MSC 1061-141-B
St. Louis MO 63130 US
(314) 935-5495