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George Sandy papers on the Congress of California Seniors, 1981-1996.
BANC MSS 98/158 c; BANC MSS 98/158 c
Collection Overview

Title:

George Sandy papers on the Congress of California Seniors, 1981-1996

Creator/Contributor:

Sandy, George, 1907-, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Sandy, Mary.

Abstract:

Collection contains notes, programs, publicity materials, letters, photographs, and miscellaneous items relating to George and Mary Sandy's involvement in the Congress of California Seniors from 1981-1996. Most of the collection documents specific events such as the Congress' annual conventions, political rallies, fund raisers, award ceremonies, and other functions, including Sandy's 80th and 85th birthday parties which were CCS fundraisers. Other items include a small amount of correspondence, news clippings, and copies of publications relating to senior citizens. Some material relates to national senior citizen organizations.

Date:

1981 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Sandy, George -- 1907- -- Pictorial works
Congress of California Seniors.
Senior power -- California
Older people -- Political activity -- California
Older people -- Societies and clubs -- California
Older people -- Periodicals
California -- Politics and government -- 1951-

Note:

George Sandy spent his later years continuing his life-long political involvement and organizing by participating in the politically active Congress of California Seniors, and serving as its president from 1984-1989. He was assisted by his wife Mary Sandy in many of the organizational duties.

Type:

Programs.

Physical Description:

print
2 boxes and 1 oversize folder (.7 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 98/158 c
BANC MSS 98/158 c

Origin:

California