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Warner papers from his service as administrator of the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration (-b), 1967-1976

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS #10191_b

Scope and Content Information

The papers contain the resolutions, motions, and actions of the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, 1967-1973, (the ARBA parent) and of its executive committee; a briefing book of basic data about the ARBA; clippings compiled to illustrate media reaction to Bicentennial events, and Congressional acts about the Bicentennial.

Also included are documents identifying ARBA themes and priorities, describing international participation, and listing events, listings of important events of the American Revolution and in American history compiled by Sidney Hart, and a scrapbook of projected Bicentennial celebrations at Independence National Historic Park.


  • Creation: 1967-1976


Language of Materials

The material is in English.

Access Restrictions

This series is open for use.


1 Cubic Feet (2 document boxes)

Source of Acquisition

Gift, Senator Warner, U. S. Senate, 6239 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20510, 1982 June 9.

Reproduction Information

In part: photocopies.

Repository Details

Part of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library Repository

Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
P.O. Box 400110
University of Virginia
Charlottesville Virginia 22904-4110 United States