Russell W. Peterson papers


Creator: Peterson, Russell W. (Russell Wilbur), 1916-2011
Date(s): 1953-2010
Bulk Dates: 1970-2010
Call Number: MSS 0745
Language: Materials primarily in English with one item in Portugese.
Abstract: Russell W. Peterson (b. 1916), served as Governor of Delaware from 1969 to 1973. The Russell W. Peterson papers span the dates 1953-2010, with the bulk of the material dating 1970-2010. Records include correspondence, speeches, personal notes, press clippings, schedules, calendars, personal planners, informational materials, photographs, and audiovisual materials.
Physical Description:
  • 8.8 linear feet (10 boxes)
  • 2 DVDs
  • 1 videocassettes (VHS)
Source: Gift of the Estate of Russell W. Peterson, September 2015. Additional gift by Elin Peterson Sullivan, May 2019.
Processing: Processed and encoded by Cheryl Mariani, October 2015. 2019 addition processed and encodeding by John Caldwell, September 2019. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard