Found 5 collections related to Political campaigns -- New York (State) -- New York

People's Municipal League
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2381
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This volume contains the League's executive minutes during Francis M. Scott's campaign for New York City Mayor (July 10 to November 17, 1890). At this time, the League's secretary was lawyer and reformer Richard Ward Greene Welling. The volume... more
Bell, George H. 1878-1965
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 251
.2 linear feet (1 box)
George H. Bell (1878-1965) was a real estate agent in New York City who served as commissioner of licenses from 1914 to 1918 during the administration of Mayor John Purroy Mitchel. Collection consists of correspondence, photographs and memorabilia... more
Isaacs, Stanley M. (Stanley Myer), 1882-1962
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1526
52 linear feet (52 boxes)
Stanley Myer Isaacs (1882-1962) was a New York City politician and civic leader. After practicing law and being active in real estate, building and investments, Isaacs was elected president of the Borough of Manhattan in 1937. In 1941 he became a... more
Lexington Democratic Club
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18650
8.19 linear feet (20 boxes)
The Lexington Democratic Club is a political activist group founded in 1949 to promote a reformist Democratic Party in Manhattan's 9th Assembly District. This collection documents the club's founding, operations, and activities through... more
Watson, James S., 1882-1952
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 464
5 linear feet (14 boxes)
The James S. Watson Papers, 1913-1991, document his career as a judge, his legal decisions and opinions, his numerous civic and community activities, and his personal and family life. The Papers consist of correspondence, legal documents, minutes,... more