HASTERT, John Dennis, 1942-


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
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Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Springfield, IL
Papers: 1981-1986, 4 linear feet.
The collection contains correspondence, press releases, and memoranda primarily concerned with contitutents’ views on legislative issues and Dennis Hastert’s work on various committees and commissions in the Illinois House of Representatives. Organized into six files: Subject File, 1981-1982; Constituents’ Correspondence File, 1981-1986; Subject File, 1981-1986 [1983-1986]; Bill File, 1985-1986; Correspondence File, 1984-1985; and Correspondence File, 1985-1986.


Wheaton College
Archives & Special Collections, Buswell Memorial Library
Wheaton, IL
Papers: ca. 1882-2007, 201 linear feet..
The J. Dennis Hastert Papers are organized into six series and several sub-series: Committee/Subject Files, House Leadership/Speaker files, Correspondence, Personal/Office files, Press files, and Media. Committee/Subject Files include various Congressional committees and issues pertinent during Hastert’s tenure in office: Agriculture, Drugs, Economy, Environment, Foreign Affairs, Health Care, Housing, Immigration, National Security, Social Security, Telecommunications, and Transportation. House Leadership/Speaker files include appointments, floor operations, and Republican Conference and Steering Committee issues. Personal/Office files include special events, travel and Congressional Delegations, Gifts & Memorabilia. Media includes thousands of photographs and dozens of audio/video holdings. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.