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Center for the Public Financing of Elections Records

Identifier: GTM-750101

Scope and Contents

The records, files, correspondence and research material of the Center for Public Financing of Elections (CPFE).


  • 1972 - 1974


Conditions Governing Access

Most manuscripts collections at the Georgetown University Booth Family Center for Special Collections are open to researchers; however, restrictions may apply to some collections. Collections stored off site require a minimum of three days for retrieval. For use of all manuscripts collections, researchers are advised to contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections in advance of any visit.

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers are solely responsible for determining the copyright status of the materials being used, establishing who the copyright owner is, locating the copyright owner, and obtaining permission for intended use.

Historical Note

The Center was established in June 1973 to develop public support for public funding of the legitimate expenses of campaigning for federal office.


13.1 Cubic Feet (13 record storage boxes and 4 phonographs records)

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Metadata Rights Declarations

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Center for the Public Financing of Elections, circa 1975.

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Revision Statements

  • 2024-03: Edited for DACS compliance by John Zarrillo.
  • 2024-03: Phonograph records incorporated into finding aid by John Zarrillo

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057