Papers, 1957-1980

Lorge, Gerald D

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Photos, Drawings, Prints
  • Physical Details
    • 10.4 c.f. (9 record center cartons and 4 archives boxes) and
    • 11 photographs
  • Finding Aids
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  • COLLECTION STORED, ALL or IN-PART, AT ARC: Collection can be requested for transfer through the Area Research Center (ARC) Network, consult Reading Room Staff.


  • Papers of a Republican legislator from Outagamie County, Wisconsin (Assembly, 1950-1954; Senate, 1954-1984), primarily consisting of correspondence and information from constituents, colleagues in the Legislature, governmental officials, and lobbyists concerning legislation considered during the period 1963-1980. Also included are biographical information and photocopied clippings, a few press releases and speeches, some campaign information, and two constituent newsletters and questionnaires.
  • Photographs in the collection were made by the Mercury Outboard Motor Company relating to a study group from the Wisconsin Legislature which included Lorge and was charged with studying the effects from the flood of the Wolf River during the spring of 1960. Images include views of flooded buildings, farmland, and members of the group.


  • Presented by Gerald D. Lorge, Bear Creek, Wis., 1961-1982.
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