Gwynne P. Smith papers


Creator: Smith, Gwynne P.
Date(s): 1958-2002
Bulk Dates: 1968-1990
Call Number: MSS 0528
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Gwynne P. Smith (1924-2010) was a Republican politician and community activist who served as a state representative in the Delaware General Assembly from 1974 to 1990, representing Delaware's 10th (1975-1982) and 7th (1983-1990) districts (Green Acres). The Gwynne P. Smith papers document the civic activities and legislative career of a woman committed to protecting the environment and improving the quality of life in Delaware. Consisting of 17.5 linear feet and oversized materials, her papers include logs, notes, correspondence, campaign records, voter registration lists, news clippings, state documents, draft legislation, legislative issue files, newsletters, brochures, realia, photographs, audio-visual materials and oversized maps.
Physical Description:
  • 17.5 linear feet (21 boxes )
  • 3 VHS tapes
  • 1 audio cassette
  • 73 oversize removals (Maps)
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift of Gwynne P. Smith, March 2005
Processing Information: Surveyed by L.R. Johnson Melvin, 2005. Processed by John Caldwell and Evan Butler, August 2017. Encoded by John Caldwell, September 2017. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard