SANFORD, (James) Terry, 1917-1998



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Berea College
Southern Appalachian Archives
Berea, KY
Papers: Correspondence in Willis D. Weatherford, Sr. papers, 1958-1964.


Columbia University
Oral History Project
New York, NY
Oral History: 1976. 173 leaves. Reminiscences including childhood; education; North Carolina politics and politicians, (1920s-1970s); issues during terms as senator (1953-1954) and governor (1961-1965); poverty program; civil rights; national Democratic politics; and presidency of Duke University. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce.


Duke University
Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: Ca. 1985-1992. 405 feet. Constituent, personal, and official correspondence; personal journal; legislation; printed material; speeches; campaign files; appointment books; daily schedules; policy notebooks; voting records; clippings; and other materials documenting senatorial service. Includes material related to Select Committee on Ethics; and Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; Budget; Foreign Relations; and Aging committees. Casework files are closed. Finding aid.


Duke University
University Archives
Durham, NC
Papers: 1969-1985. 235.3 linear feet. Records as president of Duke University including subject files, speeches and statements, campaigns, personal and political papers (ca. 1955-1985), committees and commissions files, law firm files, Democratic Charter Commission records [1972-1974], the Study of American states records (1965-1967), and LEGIS 50 records [1976-1980]. Finding aid. Closed for twenty-five years from date of creation except by permission of the University Archivist.


State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Archives Division
Madison, WI
Papers: Correspondence in William W. Finlator papers, 1935-1992, on 21 microfilm reels.


State University of New York
Poetry and Rare Books Collection
Buffalo, NY
Papers: 2 letters (1975-1977) to Sanford; 2 letters (1977-1979) to R. Philip Hanes; and 1 letter (May 1, 1975) to Ronald Berman in Jargon Society collection.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: Correspondence in Margaret Bayne Price papers, 1918-1969. Finding aid.


University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Atkins Library
Charlotte, NC
Papers: Correspondence in Harry Golden papers, 1898-1970.