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Governor J. Joseph Garrahy records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1636-1501-C#01781

Scope and Contents

Administration files spanning terms both as lieutenant governor & governor. Includes memorabilia, photographs, correspondence, press releases, speeches & appointments made, certificates of engagement, newspaper clippings, account of trips taken while in office, material relating to state budgets, elections, the blizzard of 1978 or other newsworthy issues or highlights encountered during administration.


  • 1970-1985

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

No special restrictions unless otherwise specified.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.

Biographical / Historical

J. Joseph Garrahy (1930 - 2012) served first as a State Senator from 1963 to 1969 and Lieutenant Governor from 1969 to 1977. Elected Governor Nov. 2,1976 and re - elected 1978, 1980 and 1982. Politics democrat


98.4 Cubic Feet (82 record cartons)