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Governor Wendell H. Ford Records, 1971-1974

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Author

Tim Tingle

Title

Governor Wendell H. Ford Records

Date

1971-1974

Repository

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives Frankfort, KY 40601-0537 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

Governor Wendell H. Ford Records, 1971-1974, Ky-Ar1212, Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort.

Biography/History

Governor Wendell H. Ford served in office from 1971-1974 as a Democratic Party affiliate. Originally from Daviess County, Ford continued to reside in that county. His occupation was a Businessman. Governor Ford successfully advocated the reorganization of state government, the passage of a severance tax on coal, and the creation of an environmental protection agency. Ford also strongly supported the Equal Rights Amendment. Governor Wendell H. Ford resigned office, upon winning election to the U.S. Senate.

Collection Inventory

Addresses, Remarks, and Statements
December 7, 1971-May 25, 1972
[box: 1, folder: 1-70]
May 27, 1972-December 5, 1972
[box: 2, folder: 71-137]
December 7, 1972-April 3, 1973
[box: 3, folder: 138-193]
April 4, 1973-June 29, 1973
[box: 4, folder: 194-249]
July 2, 1973-October 18, 1973
[box: 5, folder: 250-305]
October 18, 1973-April 3, 1974
[box: 6, folder: 306-365]
April 5, 1974-August 5, 1974
[box: 7, folder: 366-425]
August 7, 1974-December 15, 1974
[box: 8, folder: 426-486]

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