Guide to Research CollectionsUniversity of Connecticut Libraries
Archives and Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
Papers: ca.1961-1986, 200 linear feet.
The collection contains the records of William Ratchfords congressional career and includes correspondence, reports, studies, press releases, speeches, photographs, scrapbooks and multimedia. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.
University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Sound Tape Reel: 1982, 3 commercials on 1 sound tape reel.
The commercials were used during William Richard Ratchfords campaign for the 1982 U.S. congressional election in District 5 of Connecticut, Democratic Party.
University of Pennsylvania
Special Collections, Van Pelt Library
Papers: 1982, 1 item.
Correspondence between William Ratchford and Marian Anderson written in 1982.