Lou Frey Institute of Politics & Government Collection

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Okay for McCoy Expected: Port of Entry Status Close
A newspaper article about the development of McCoy Air Force Base. After the McCoy AFB was fully transitioned from military to civilian use, it still lacked the status of an international port of entry. As a result, international tourists had to use…

Letter Template from Representative Louis Frey, Jr., 1972
A draft of a stock response letter from U.S. Representative Louis Frey, Jr. (1934-) to constituents who expressed their opinion that Brevard County, Florida, needed a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital.Re. Lou Frey served in the U.S.…

U.S. House of Representatives Bill 13771: Veterans Administration Hospital for Brevard County
A draft of a bill proposal that would call for a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital to be built in Brevard County, Florida. At the time that the legislation was being drafted, Central Florida did not have its own VA hospital. Veterans…

U.S. House of Representatives Bill 3231: Veterans Administration Hospital in Brevard County
A draft of a bill proposal that would call for a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital to be built in Brevard County, Florida. Central Florida didn't have its own VA hospital, so veterans had to travel to other parts of the state in order…

According to its website, "The Lou Frey Institute promotes the development of enlightened, responsible, and actively engaged citizens. The Institute works to accomplish its mission: through civic education programs that encourage thoughtful debate…

Brevard County Planning Department Summary Proposal Form
A summary proposal form completed by John W. Hannah of the Brevard County Planning Department. As Brevard County, Florida, began to experience rapid growth, new studies were proposed in order to figure out how best to adjust to accommodate this…

Year End Report from Congressman Lou Frey, Jr. Newsletter, December 1976
Two pages from the Year End Report from Congressman Lou Frey, Jr. newsletter mailed to citizens of the 9th Congressional District of Florida, represented by Congressman Louis "Lou" Frey, Jr. (1934-), who served in the U.S. House of Representatives…

Florida From the House...To Your Home Newsletter, July 1976
One page from Florida From the House...To Your Home newsletter mailed to citizens of the 9th Congressional District of Florida, represented by Representative Louis Frey, Jr. (1934-), who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1969 to 1979.…

Transcript of Interview with Congressman Lou Frey, Jr.
One page from transcript of meeting with Representative Louis Frey, Jr. (1934-). Rep. Frey was one of the people who worked to help the City of Orlando take over the McCoy Air Force Base for civilian use after the base's closure. As a growing tourist…

Introduction for Representative Lou Frey, Jr.'s American Legion Speech
The introduction for Representative Louis Frey, Jr.'s (1934-) speech before the American Legion on June 30, 1973. Rep. Frey served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1969 to 1979. He was on several committees during his time in office,…

Florida From the House...To Your Home Newsletter, December 1975
One page from the Florida From the House...To Your Home newsletter mailed to citizens of the 9th Congressional District of Florida, represented by Representative Louis Frey, Jr. (1934-), who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1969 to…

Florida From the House...To Your Home Newsletter, January 1974
One page from the Florida From the House...To Your Home newsletter mailed to citizens of the 9th Congressional District of Florida, represented by Representative Louis Frey, Jr. (1934-), who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1969 to…

DAV: The Official Voice of the Disabled American Veterans and Auxiliary, October 1974
One page of a newsletter published by the organization of Disabled American Veterans (DAV) containing an article about an award given to Representative Louis Frey, Jr. (1934-), who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1969 to 1979. He was…

Republican Party Platform, 1976
A section of the Congressional Record of the 1976 Republican Party platform, continued from a previous page. This section contains the platform on unemployment insurance, senior citizens, veterans, and urban development. For veterans, he platform…

Return Frey to Congress
A newspaper article from Florida TODAY endorsing Representative Lou Frey, Jr. (1934-) for reelection to the U.S. House of Representatives. Rep. Frey served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1969 to 1979. He was on several committees during…

Dublin Core

Title

Lou Frey Institute of Politics & Government Collection

Alternative Title

Lou Frey Institute Collection

Subject

Frey, Lou, 1934-
United States. House of Representatives
Republican Party (Fla.)

Description

Collection of digital images, documents, and other records from the Lou Frey Institute of Politics & Government Series descriptions are based on special topics, the majority of which students focused their metadata entries around. Congressman Lou Frey, Jr. (1934- ) served in the House of Representatives from 1969-1979. He was on several committees during his time in office, including the Select Committee on Narcotics Abuse and Control and the Science and Technology Committee. He was also the chairman of the Young Republicans of Florida.

According to its website, "The Lou Frey Institute promotes the development of enlightened, responsible, and actively engaged citizens.

The Institute works to accomplish its mission:

  • through civic education programs that encourage thoughtful debate and discussion about current policy issues;
  • through experiential learning programs that encourage the development of civic and political skills;
  • by working to help strengthen the civic education capacity of Florida’s k-12 education system; and
  • through research, policy analysis, and advocacy."

Language

eng

Type

Collection

Coverage

Brevard County, Florida
Cape Canaveral, Florida
Cocoa, Florida
John F. Kennedy Space Center, Titusville, Florida
Indian River County, Florida
Lake County, Florida
Melbourne, Florida
Miami, Florida
Orange County, Florida
Orlando Jetport, McCoy Air Force Base, Orlando, Florida
Osceola County, Florida
Patrick Air Force Base, Florida
Port Canaveral, Florida
Seminole County, Florida
St. Petersburg, Florida
Tampa, Florida
Winter Park, Florida
New York City, New York
Washington, D. C.

Rights Holder

The Lou Frey Institute of Politics & Government holds all rights to the items housed from the institute as well as those items represented digitally on the RICHES MI. Contact the Lou Frey Institute of Politics & Government for the proper permissions for the use of its items.

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"Lou Frey Institute." Lou Frey Institute of Politics & Government. http://loufreyinstitute.org/.
"Congressman Lou Frey, Jr. Biography." Lou Frey Institute of Politics & Government. http://loufreyjr.com/.
"FREY, Louis, Jr., (1934 - )." Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, United States Congress. http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=F000381.
Frey, Lou, and Michael T. Hayes. Inside the House: Former Members Reveal How Congress Really Works. Lanham, MD: U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress, 2001.

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