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Finding aid of the Robert T. Monagan Jr. Papers
MSS 140  
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Description
Collection consists primarily of newsletters sent to constituents while Monagan was a California Assembleyman.
Background
Bob Monagan was elected to seven terms in the California State Assembly, from 1960 to 1973, representing the Twelfth District, primarily San Joaquin County. He was elected Speaker, the chief presiding officer of the Assembly from 1969 to 1971. n 1965, he was selected by his Republican colleagues as the Minority Floor Leader, and was re-elected to that post three times. As a legislator, Monagan was active in the fields of education, water, and housing. From 1973 to 1974 he was Assistant Secretary for Congressional and Intergovernmental Affairs, U.S. Department of Transportation. He was considered one of California's most influential Republicans.
Extent
.25 linear feet
Restrictions
Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Availability
Collection open for research.