HECHLER, Kenneth William, 1914- 2016


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

Guide to Research Collections

Marshall University
James E. Morrow Library
Huntington, WV
Papers: 1958-2010, ca. 600 cubic feet.
The congressional papers of Kenneth Hechler contain correspondence from constituents; materials related to the proposed Midway Airport, black lung legislation, strip mining, environmental issues, the United Mine Workers of America, and committee files. Also included are 75 scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, committee proceedings and copies of the Congressional Record. The collection is currently restricted.


The Truman Presidential Library and Museum
Independence, MO
Oral History: 1986, 86 pages.
An interview of Hechler by Neil M. Johnson on November 29, 1985. The transcript of the interview is available in the library and online.