J. Joseph Garrahy (1930 - 2012) served first as a State Senator from 1963 to 1969 and Lieutenant Governor from 1969 to 1977. Elected Governor Nov. 2,1976 and re - elected 1978, 1980 and 1982. Politics democrat Author: Kenneth S. Carlson
Scope and Contents: Administration files spanning terms both as lieutenant governor & governor. Includes memorabilia, photographs, correspondence, press releases, speeches & appointments made, certificates of engagement, newspaper clippings, account of trips taken while in office, material relating to state budgets, elections, the blizzard of 1978 or other newsworthy issues or highlights encountered during administration.