Guide to Research CollectionsClemson University Libraries
Papers: ca. 1970-1983, approximately 25 cubic feet.
The collection contains the papers that John Napier and his staff used during his two-year term as a United States Congressman. Most of these papers pertain to the subject files used by the main congressional staff, especially the legislative assistant. These files contain background information on various subjects, such as agriculture, economic recovery, education, nuclear waste, social security, tax bills, and tobacco. The collection also includes newspaper clippings, press releases, speech materials, as well as audio tapes and videotapes used by the press assistant, photographs, administrative files, constituent mail, case files, and campaign materials. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.