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New York State Workmen's Compensation Board "Speech files" of Angela Paresi

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
Although labeled as "speech files" of Angela Paresi, chairman of the Workmen's Compensation Board from 1955-1961, the series contains no copies of speeches. The files actually consist of press releases, issued mainly by Governor Averell Harriman and the Department of Labor; scattered issues of newsletters of the State University of New York; and black and white photographic prints of Paresi, Robert Wagner, and members of the Workmen's Compensation Board. The association of these files with Paresi's speechmaking is unknown.
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Quantity:
0.5 cubic feet (including 15 photographs)
Inclusive Dates:
1956-1958
Series Number:
B1636

Arrangement

Roughly chronological.

Scope and Content Note

Although labeled as "speech files" of Angela R. Paresi, who was chairman of the Workmen's Compensation Board from 1955-1961, the series contains no copies of speeches. The files actually consist of copies of press releases, issued mainly by Governor Averell Harriman (1956-1958) and the Department of Labor; scattered issues of newsletters of the State University of New York (1958); and approximately 15 duplicate black and white photographic prints (ca. 8 x 10 inches) of Paresi (formal portrait), Robert Wagner, and (apparently) members of the Workmen's Compensation Board attending an unidentified function. The association of these files with Paresi's speechmaking is unknown.

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Related Information

Related Materials

The Angela R. Paresi papers are located at the Schlesinger Library, Radcliff College (Cambridge, Massachusetts).

Acquistion Information

The records were culled from a larger record group by staff at the Schlesinger Library and sent to the State Archives in January 1978.

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