Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics

History Day - Civil Rights

Civil Rights

Summary: Civil Rights protect individual freedoms against discrimination based on race, physical or mental disabilities, gender, age, religion, or national origin.  The Dole Collection holds materials referencing the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 1968, and 1991.

Date Range: 1961-1996

Online materials: Opinion ballots, telegrams, letters and newsletters referring to civil rights issues that cover race, gender and disabilities.

Additional materials: Letters, newsletters, publications like Black Power and Black Pride, Title VI and Title IX, fair housing, and the Unification Church.

 

Title: Senator Bob Dole observing Martin Luther King Day Legislation, 1983

Date: 1983-11-02

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, 1880-1996, Box 52, Folder 6, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Reagan Shaking Hands with Coretta Scott King after Signing Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Bill

Date: 1983-11-02

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, 1880-1996, Box 52, Folder 6, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Coretta Scott King with President Reagan on Martin Luther King Day

Date: 1983-11-02

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, 1880-1996, Box 60, Folder 23, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole from Constituent regarding rights for African Americans

Date: 1961-3-8

Citation: Robert J. Dole House of Representatives Papers, 1960-1969, Box 47, Folder 9, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Opinion Ballot: Should Congress Pass the Civil Rights Act of 1966?

Date: 1966-7-28

Citation: Robert J. Dole House of Representatives Papers, 1960-1969, Box 47, Folder 10, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole from William Cramer and Press Release: Anti-Riot Bill

Date: 1966-9-13

Citation: Robert J. Dole House of Representatives Papers, 1960-1969, Box 47, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Opinion Ballot: Should Congress Pass the Civil Rights Act of 1966?

Date: 1966-7-26

Citation: Robert J. Dole House of Representatives Papers, 1960-1969, Box 47, Folder 10, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole from US Representatives in favor of Civil Rights Act

Date: Undated

Citation: Robert J. Dole House of Representatives Papers, 1960-1969, Box 48, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release: Racial Isolation in Public Schools

Date: 1967-2-20

Citation: Robert J. Dole House of Representatives Papers, 1960-1969, Box 48, Folder 4, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole from Constituent in favor of Civil Rights legislation

Date: 1968-4-7

Citation: Robert J. Dole House of Representatives Papers, 1960-1969, Box 48, Folder 4, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Opinion Ballot: Debate on Civil Disobedience

Date: 1965-9-3

Citation: Robert J. Dole House of Representatives Papers, 1960-1969, Box 153, Folder 1, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Newsletter: Vocational/Developmental Rehabilitation Review

Date: 1990-2-19

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 581, Folder 15, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Bill S.557

Date: 1987-2-19

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 575, Folder 1, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole from Save Our Schools lobby

Date: 1987-7-28

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 574, Folder 21, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release: A Decade of Progress in Jeopardy

Date: 1984-9-11

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 574, Folder 21, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter from Senator Dole to Constituent regarding his voting against the Civil Rights bill

Date: 1990-10-4

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Constituent Relations, 1969-1996, Box 139, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Constituent letter against forced intergration of schools and Senator Dole's reply

Date: 1970-2-10

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Constituent Relations, 1969-1996, Box 234, Folder 39, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Telegram to Senator Dole from constituents opposed to mixed gender physical education classes

Date: 1975-6-30

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Constituent Relations, 1969-1996, Box 235, Folder 7, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Constituent letter about American Indian rights and Senator Dole's reply

Date: 1975-7-21

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Constituent Relations, 1969-1996, Box 235, Folder 12, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole about Women's Rights

Date: 1977-3-18

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Constituent Relations, 1969-1996, Box 235, Folder 19, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole from constituent regarding paid maternity leave

Date: 1977-4-5

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Constituent Relations, 1969-1996, Box 235, Folder 19, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole from the Council of 100 regarding Republican approach to Civil Rights for African Americans

Date: 1993-6-30

Citation: Robert J. Dole Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 49, Folder 10, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Questons and Answers on S.272 the Civil Rights Amendments of 1985

Date: Undated

Citation: Robert J. Dole Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 132, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Statement of Majority Leader Dole on Fair Housing Senate Joint Resolution 79

Date: Undated

Citation: Robert J. Dole Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 132, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter from Senator Dole discussing Civil Rights Amendment Act of 1985

Date: 1985-2-7

Citation: Robert J. Dole Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 442, Folder 8, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release: Civil Rights Breakthrough

Date: 1991-10-25

Citation: Robert J. Dole Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 602, Folder 9, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release: Statement of Robert Michel, Republican Leader

Date: 1991-3-12

Citation: Robert J. Dole Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 602, Folder 9, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Bill S.3079

Date: 1984-10-5

Citation: Robert J. Dole Presidential Campaign Papers, Box 11, Folder 7, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Bill S.1486

Date: 1985-7-23

Citation: Robert J. Dole Presidential Campaign Papers, Box 11, Folder 7, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Selected Dole Quotations on Civil Rights

Date: 1986-12-17

Citation: Robert J. Dole Presidential Campaign Papers, Box 14, Folder 13, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Civil Rights Act of 1991

Date: 1996-6-5

Citation: Robert J. Dole Presidential Campaign Papers, Box 92, Folder 9, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Information Sheet: Civil Rights and Affirmative Action

Date: 1996-5-16

Citation: Robert J. Dole Presidential Campaign Papers, Box 161, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Civil Rights Voting Record

Date: Undated

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 55, Folder 12, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release: Howard Students Find Capitol Hill Needs More Minorities

Date: 1984-3-2

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Press Related Materials, Box 66, Folder 13, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release: A Holiday for All the People

Date: 1983-10-3

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Press Related Materials, Box 66, Folder 13, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Statement of Ralph G. Neas, Executive Director Leadership Conference On Civil Rights

Date: 1983-12-8

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers-Press Related Materials, Box 66, Folder 14, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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