Dianne McKenna Papers

collection

Campus:
San Jose State University
Library:
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
Subject(s):
Santa Clara County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors ; Transportation--California--Santa Clara County—Sources ; Local transit--California--Santa Clara County—Sources ; Children--Institutional care--California--Santa Clara County--Sources.Supervisors (Local government)--California--Santa Clara County—Archives ; Santa Clara County (Calif.)--Politics and government--Sources.
Description:
This collection documents Dianne McKenna's political career as Mayor and City Council Member of Sunnyvale from 1977-1984, and her work on the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors (SCCBS), serving from 1985-1996. The bulk of the collection documents her contributions to the SCCBS, including her work as chair of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. Committed to improving the lives of children, McKenna helped form the Children's Shelter in 1995, and Kids In Common, a children's advocacy organization.
Dates covered:
1976-2001
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
10.5 linear feet
For more information:
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Citation Sample:
Dianne Mckenna Papers, San Jose State University Library, Special Collections & Archives
Collection policy:
Open without restriction