COYNE, William Joseph, 1936-2013


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

Guide to Research Collections

Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
Senator John Heinz History Center
Pittsburgh, PA
Papers: 1981-2001, 62 linear feet.
The William J. Coyne Papers contain records created during the former congressman’s 10 terms in the U.S. House of Representatives and include materials used in drafting or sponsoring legislation; correspondence with congressional colleagues and government officials; press materials including newsletters and speech transcripts; and voting records from his entire career in the House. The materials were boxed and arranged by Coyne’s staff upon donation to the Library and Archives. The William J. Coyne Papers are housed in 62 boxes and arranged in four series: I. Legislation, II. Correspondence, III. Press materials, IV. Voting Records. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.