George J. Mitchell

U.S. Senate : Campaign Records. Video, Audio, and Campaign Materials, 1982-1988.


8 linear feet.
Arranged by subject.
Catalog Number: M202.6.5.3

Description:
These materials were produced between 1982 and 1988. Types include audio cassette tapes; VHS, BetaMax, and UMatic (broadcast) tapes; clippings; signs; bumper stickers; balloons; and promotional photos and slides. The Mitchell campaign hired Vision Associates in 1982 and Squier-Eskew Communications in 1988 to produce their audio and visual promotional materials. Audio and video tapes document Senate hearings, debates, interviews with Mitchell, television and radio advertisements, and events attended by Senator Mitchell. Photos and slides were used for additional promotional purposes such as signs, posters, newsletters, and press releases.


Access Restrictions: None.

Container List

  • Box 842
    · 9/28/81 Mitchell/Social Security :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1982 "Senator Mitchell" Standards :60 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1/5/82 Mitchell Spots 1. E.D.A. :60 2. Acid Rain :30 3. Social Security :30 4. Nuclear :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 4/27/82 "Senator Mitchell- Soc. Sec. Rev." :30 [2] (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 9/20/82 Mitchell "Fairplay" :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 9/24/82 Mitchell/Social Security :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 9/24/82 Mitchell for Senate "Mitchell Rebuttal" (Tape 3) :60 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/12/82 Mitchell "Differences/Oil New" (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/12/82 Mitchell for Senate 1. "Differences/Unemployment New" 2. "E.D.A. New" 3. "Testimonial" (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/19/82 Mitchell for Senate 1. Trade :30 2. Tax Diff :30 3. Elderly :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/20/82 Mitchell Campaign "Wrap-Up" [2] (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/28/82 Mitchell Campaign "Imports" :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
  • Box 843
    · NO DATE Senator Mitchell 1. Social Security :30 2. Nuclear :30 [2] (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1982 "Mitchell- Social Security" :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1982 Mitchell 1. Trade Revised :30 2. Wrap-Up Revised :60 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1982 Senator Mitchell In WAGM-TV (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1982 "Senator George Mitchell" E.D.A. :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 6/11/82 "Senator Mitchell" 1. The Economy :30 2. Standards :60 3. Acid Rain :30 4. Acid Rain (Alt) :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 9/17/82 Senator Mitchell "Jobs" :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 9/21/82 "Mitchell vs. Emery" :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 9/22/82 "Mitchell- Wildlife" :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 9/30/82 Senator Mitchell Campaign 1. "Nuclear Differences" :30 2. "Unemployment/Differences" :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/12/82 Mitchell for Senate 1. "Differences/Unemployment New" 2. E.D.A. New" 3. "Testimonial" (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/12/82 Mitchell "Differences/Oil New" (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/14/82 Mitchell "E.D.A." :30 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
  • Box 844
    · NO DATE Acid Rain (Beta)
    · NO DATE Angus King Show w/Sen. Cohen re: Arms Control (VHS)
    · NO DATE C-SPAN Cuomo Roast (VHS)
    · NO DATE EEI Special Report Acid Rain: A Storm of Controversy (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · NO DATE Mitchell for Senate 8 Spots 1. Everything 2. Delivers 3. Dump 4. Bio 5. Imports 6. Shake 7. Accomplishments 8. Cares (VHS)
    · NO DATE Political Spot Samples Kerry, Mitchell Wildlife & Bio (VHS)
    · NO DATE Senate Floor re: Rehnquist (VHS)
    · NO DATE Senator George Mitchell Cable Town Meeting (Open) :29 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1983 Second Quarter Governmental Affairs Report (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 2/2/87 CNN Interview w/ Sen. Howell Heflin re: Reagan Notes on Iran-Contra cued (VHS)
    · 4/23/87 Sen. Mitchell- Cmte. Nuclear Reg., Audio Ch.1 PA Ch.2 Mitchell (Tape 1) (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 4/23/87 Sen. Mitchell- Cmte. Nuclear Reg., Audio Ch.1 PA Ch.2 Mitchell (Tape 2) (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 4/23/87 Sen. Mitchell- Cmte. Nuclear Reg., Audio Ch.1 PA Ch.2 Mitchell (Tape 3) (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 4/23/87 Sen. Mitchell Nuclear Regulation 1 hour (VHS)
    · 5/13/87 Iran-Contra Hearings McFarlane (VHS)
    · 5/17/87 Senator Mitchell- This Week with David Brinkley GJM/Hatch (VHS)
    · 5/21/87 MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour Senator Mitchell w/ Rep. Jim Courter re: Iran-Contra (VHS)
    · 6/14/87 This Week with David Brinkley cued to GJM (VHS)
    · 7/87 GJM/Oliver North NBC Coverage ff to 55:45 for "lecture" (VHS)
    · 7/12/87 This Week with David Brinkley re: Iran-Contra Select Comm. (VHS)
    · 7/13/87 GJM/North Questioning ABC and CBS News (VHS)
    · 8/2/87 Ozone/CNN Newsmakers re: Clean Air (VHS)
    · 8/12/87 Mitchell Response to President Reagan CBS coverage cued to GJM (VHS)
    · 11/87 Senator George Mitchell: Responsible and Effective Leadership for Maine and the Nation 20 min. (Beta)
    · 11/16/87 Hearing on Home Health Denials Under Medicare Senate Subcommittee on Health Senate Aging Committee Senator George Mitchell & Senator William Cohen Tape 1 Portland, Maine (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 2/19/88 Jasper Wyman Ch.13 6:00 News (Beta)
    · 1988 Summer Wyman on Arms Control Ch.6 1988 (VHS)
    · 7/22/88 Mitchell for Senate "Mitchell Titles" 2:00 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 8/29/88 Squier-Eskew Communications Mitchell for Senate Accomplishments :60 (VHS)
    · 9/20/88 "Mitchell" (TMI Animation) (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
  • Box 845
    · NO DATE George Mitchell (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · NO DATE Mainewatch Live Debate, Channel 10 United States Senator George Mitchell v. Candidate Jasper Wyman 57 min. [2] (VHS)
    · NO DATE "Mitchell" dub from 1" of film Time 17:00 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · NO DATE "Mitchell" dub from 1"of film Time 17:00 (Beta)
    · NO DATE Mitchell for U.S. Senate 3 Tags (VHS)
    · 9/10/82 Mitchell vs. Emery :60 (1" U-matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1988 Beatsen-Quayle Wyman Ad WGME (VHS)
    · 1988 Caucus Wyman to Run? Brennan CBS News Ed King Clip on Panama (VHS)
    · 1988 Complete George Mitchell 1988 Senate Campaign (VHS)
    · 1988 Complete George Mitchell 1988 U.S. Senate Campaign Dub- Audio Both Channels (Beta)
    · 1988 Mitchell for U.S. Senate 3 Tags (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 5/27/88 Mitchell "Pepper" Cassette 1 (Beta)
    · 5/27/88 "Pepper Hearing" Committee Shots Cassette 2 (Beta)
    · 7/88 Sen. George Mitchell w/Gov. Michael Dukakis (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 8/29/88 Mitchell for Senate Accomplishments :60 (VHS)
    · 9/2/88 Mitchell for Senate 8 Spots 1. "Everything" :60 2. "Delivers" :30 3. "Dump" :30 4. "Bio" :60 5. "Imports" :30 6. "Shake" :30 7. "Accomplishments" :60 8. "Cares" :30 (VHS)
    · 9/21/88 WAGM-TV Presque Isle- coverage of Wyman press conference in Portland (VHS)
    · 9/29/88 "George Mitchell for Senate" 1 Cut "Imports" :30 [2] (VHS)
    · 9/29/88 Mitchell (Beta)
    · 9/30/88 Senator George Mitchell "Imports" :30 (VHS)
    · 10/11/88 Senator George Mitchell 1. Everyone :30 2. Freedom :60 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 10/11/88 Senator George Mitchell 1. Everyone :30 2. Freedom :60 (VHS)
    · 10/13/88 "Freedom II" :60 (VHS)
    · 11/1/88 Mitchell Debate Master WGME "Mainewatch" (VHS)
  • Box 846
    · NO DATE Social Security- A System in Jeopardy Plus 2- :30 Promos (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 1/28/85 U.S. Sen. George Mitchell (D, ME) 39:16 (VHS)
    · 2/1/84 Close Up Focus on Government "Congress: Reflecting the Public Will" Guest: Senator George Mitchell Host: Margery Kraus (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 2/23/84 CNN Tape- Death Penalty (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 3/21/84 Encounter with Senators George Mitchell & Christopher Dodd (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 6/7/84 WVII Television Grand Opening Statement (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 11/30/84 Meeting w/PM Mulroney Ottawa (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 12/11/84 GJM/Bob Eliot Ch 6 cued (VHS)
    · 1/28/85 U.S. Sen. George Mitchell (D, ME) Tape length: 39:16 (1" U-Matic Broadcast Tape)
    · 5/30/85 Portland Cable Town Meeting (VHS)
    · 10/19/85 Senator George G. Mitchell Public Meeting Rockland, Maine, City Council Chambers (VHS)
    · 10/28/85 Close Up Teleconference International Trade (VHS)
    · 12/7/85 National Vice-Commander Vito DeFillip Testimonial Rumford, ME (VHS)
    · 1986 C-SPAN "Democrats for the 80's" 65:00 (VHS)
    · 2/4/86 Democratic Media Center "Democratic Response" 25:00 GJM at 13:30 (VHS)
    · 2/28/86 News 13: Nuclear Waste Town Meeting (VHS)
    · 3/86 Tax Reform Update 15:00 min. (VHS)
    · 3/11/86 Union Mutual Employee Video Interview w/GJM & Cohen (VHS)
    · 6/18/86 Debate on Mitchell Ammendment to the Tax Reform Act of 1986 (VHS)
    · 7/86 Lobbying for Loophole/Superfund 44 min. (VHS)
    · 11/86 GJM visit to Woodland Elementary School- Baileyville (VHS)
    · 11/87 Senator George Mitchell Responsible and Effective Leadership for Maine and the Nation Length: 20:00 Paid for by the Mitchell for Senate Committee [3] (VHS)
  • Box 847
    · NO DATE Androscoggin Cty Public Mtg. (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE Endangered Species Act (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE Intermediate Nuclear Forces Treaty Ratification (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE Knox County Meeting (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE Lincoln Public Mtg. (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE MassPort Beeper for AOPA (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE Mitchell/Emery Debate 1st Debate- USM (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE Mitchell for Senate Committee Muskie Endorsement :60 7.5 ips (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE Oxford Cty. Beeper (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE Paul Brown Life Ammendment Political Action Committee (audiocassette)
    · NO DATE (late 80's?) Radio Feed Trade Bill (audiocassette)
    · UNKNOWN DATE (8/24 no year) Gibbs Comment. on Emery/Mitchell Senate Race (audiocassette)
    · 1982 GTM Comment on Negative Campaigning by Emery/News 13 Story- Emery supports GJM's Acid Rain Bill (audiocassette)
    · 6/23/82 Libby's News on Vet's Mailing (audiocassette)
    · 7/7/82 Gibbs Commentary (audiocassette)
    · 7/21/82 Mitchell SR4A (1/4" audiotape)
    · 7/21/82 Libby News Portland & Bangor Emery's Soc. Sec. Mailings, Side A: Portland Jetport, Side B: Bangor Airport (audiocassette)
    · 8/9/82 GJM & Kellen Flannery- LCV (audiocassette)
    · 9/1/82 A: Leary Radio Reports on VFW Mailing, Senior Cits. mailing and "The Mitchell Report" B" Larry Benoit News on GJM's budget-cutting record (audiocassette)
    · 9/7/82 Emery TV ads beginning 9/7/82 (audiocassette)
    · 9/8/82 Mitchell News on New Tax Bill Statehouse Cabinet Room Wed.- 9/17/82 11 a.m. GJM News on Economic Policy- Jetport (audiocassette)
    · 9/27/82 (Side A): GJM News on Soc. Sec.- 10/4/82 (Side B) GJM News on Trade Policy/Maine (audiocassette)
    · 9/28/82 (Side A) Libby Mitchell & Larry Benoit News on GJM Spending Record, State Democratic HQ- 9/30/82 (Side B) Environmentalists' News on Endorsements & Issues, Statehouse (audiocassette)
    · 10/20/86 GJM News Conference 99th Congress (audiocassette)
    · 10/24/82 GJM & Emery at Temple Beth El Candidates Night Portland (audiocassette)
    · 10/26/82 (Side A) GJM Environmental News- 10/29/82 (Side B) GJM Wrap-Up News (audiocassette)
    · 10/27/82 GJM Maine Municipal Assn. Meeting Downtown Holiday Inn (audiocassette)
    · 10/28/82 Mitchell for Senate Committee "Imports" (audiocassette)
    · 11/2/82 GJM News Following Election Night Victory Speech Kennebunkport Room- Eastland Hotel- Portland (audiocassette)
    · 11/5/82 GJM Campaign Reform Statehouse Cabinet Room (audiocassette)
    · 1/19/83 Livermore Falls- 1/20/83 Farmington (audiocassette)
    · 1/21/83 Biddeford full speech (audiocassette)
    · 1986(?) 99th Congress Accomplishments (audiocassette)
    · 1986(?) Town Meetings Ads 3/31 Rumford, 4/2 Calais, 4/3 Boothbay, 4/7 Bath (audiocassette)
    · 1988 GM Feed from 1988 Democratic National Convention (3rd Day) (audiocassette)
    · 6/23/88 Marine Research Bill Beeper (audiocassette)
    · 6/24/88 Chem. Weapon Beeper (audiocassette)
  • Box 848
    · [GJM Growing Up Family Photos]
    · [1968]
    · [1974]
    · [Muskie Lobster Bake 1988 Mitchell for Senate Campaign?] [15]
    · [Summer 1990]
    · 1980-81 Negatives
    · Misc. [Photos]
    · Misc.
    · [1982] [Democratic State 1982 Convention]
    · [1982]
    · [1982] [Alden Leeman Portland Waterfront]
    · [1982] [John Kerry, GJM, Barry Hebins, Paul Aranson]
    · [1982] [Bill Lemke]
    · [1982] [Larry Benoit/David Lemoine]
    · [1982] [David Lemoine/David Johnson]
    · [1982] [Mike Hastings/Steve Morrison]
    · [1982] [Alice Bouchard Stenard/Anita Jensen]
    · [1982] [Gayle Cory/Regina Sullivan, Charlie Jacobs]
    · [1982] [Regina Sullivan/Charlene Sturbitts]
    · [1982] [Sharon Sudbay, Joe Grandmaison/Neal Allen]
    · [1982] [Sandy Vigue Martin, Sharon Sudbay/Winston]
    · [1982] [Stuart McKenzie/Maria Kreilkame]
    · [1982] [Election Night/Gigi Elliott]
    · [1982] [Sandy Vigue Martin, Larry Benoit, Sharon Sudbay]
    · [1982] [Cynthia Carroll]
    · [1982] [Charlene Sturbitts, Ed Muskie, David Johnson, GJM]
    · [1982] [Ed Muskie, GJM/Sally Andrea, Jim Lindvall (Carol Mitchell husband), Rep. Libby Mitchell]
    · [1982] [Charlene Sturbitts, Ed Muskie, Sally Mitchell, Larry Benoit, Jim Cloutier, David Johnson]
    · [1982] [Nancy Hill, Sally/Janie O'Connor, Norman Reef, Grace Reef]
    · [1982] [Jean Todd, David Johnson]
    · [1982] [Volunteer Thank You Party Saturday following election]
    · [Basketball Team Photo]
    · 1982 [6]
    · 1984 [David Lemoine Going Away Party Summer 1984]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough] [6, #6 contains negatives]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- Roll 2] [3]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- Roll 3] [2]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- Roll 4] [2]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- Roll 5] [3]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- Roll 6] [3]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- 1] [2, #2 contains negatives]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- 2] [3, #3 contains negatives]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- 3] [2]
    · 1985 [DSCC Fundraiser Atlantic House Scarborough- negatives]
    · 1986
    · 1988 Misc. [3]
    · Oakhurst Dairy Jan. 1988
    · Westbrook HS 1988 Jan.
    · Old Portland Senate Office 1988
    · Harbor Terrace Jan. 1988
    · 1988 Russell Rotunda
    · [Campaign Photos 1988 (Joan Marcus) Senator w/collegues & at EPW Committee meeting]
    · EPW HRG 1988
    · GJM in SR-176 office [2]
    · Portland Rotary Jan. 1988
    · 1990
    · 1992
    · 1993
    · 1994 [1/2]
    · 1994 [2/2] [Jan. 1994 Veteran's Home w/VA Sec. Jesse Brown- Photos for File]
  • Box 803
    · [Brochures '88 Campaign]
    · [Balloons '88 Campaign]
    · [Bumper Stickers '88 Campaign]

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