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Lawrence Longley Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: LU-MS-165
This collection contains materials documenting Lawrence Longley's tenure as professor of Government at Lawrence University, 1965 to 2002. Materials include publications, speeches, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, and information regarding Longley's memorial services. Longley's "Working Papers on Comparative Legislative Studies" volumes I-IV are also included.


  • 1965-2002


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Lawrence University does not hold the copyright for all materials in this collection. Uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) require the researcher to secure permission from the copyright holder.


1.20 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

456 KB

Biographical or Historical Information

Dr. Longley joined Lawrence University's Department of Government in 1965. The Fulbright Commission recognized his scholarly contributions and awarded him the John Marshall Chair of American Politics at the Budapest University of Economic Sciences in Hungary from 1994-1995. In 2000, the Fulbright Commission appointed him the Thomas Jefferson Chair in American Politics at Katholieke Universitat Nijmegen in the Netherlands. Longley died on March 20, 2002.

Method of Acquisition

The source, date, and method of acquisition for more materials in the collection are unknown. "Working Papers on Comparative Legislative Studies" volumes I-IV transferred to the Archives from Government department faculty, 2018.

Processing Information

Minimally processed, 2012-2016
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Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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