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James and Elizabeth Kee Correspondence

Collection Number: A&M 2287


Correspondence of Elizabeth Kee, who served in the House of Representatives from 1951 to 1964, and her son James, who served from 1965 to 1972. The correspondence deals entirely with welfare cases, Social Security, and veterans' problems.


  • Creation: 1963-1966

Conditions Governing Access

This collection includes social security numbers within the constituent mail, so it is restricted for 75 years after the date of record creation. Users may complete the Agreement for the Use of Restricted Materials to request access to these materials prior to the expiration of the restriction.

Constituent correspondence (issue mail) found in legislative collections can be used in the aggregate to illustrate a theme, or in such a way that individual correspondents are not identified. Individuals writing in an official capacity and/or as representatives of businesses or organizations may be identified. Correspondence may not be copied or digitized without redaction of PII.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. For more information, please see the Permissions and Copyright page on the West Virginia and Regional History Center website.


12.9 Linear Feet (Summary: 12 ft. 11 in. (31 document cases, 5 in. each))



Physical Location

West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL:

James and Elizabeth Kee Correspondence, 1963-1966
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1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US