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ATKINS, Chester Greenough

ATKINS, Chester Greenough
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
1948–

Biography

ATKINS, Chester Greenough, a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Geneva, Switzerland, April 14, 1948; was graduated from Concord-Carlisle High School, Concord, Mass., in 1966 and Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio, in 1970; member of the Massachusetts house of representatives 1970-1971 and the State senate 1972-1984; chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic State Committee 1977-1990; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-ninth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1985-January 3, 1993); unsuccessful candidate for renomination to the One Hundred Third Congress in 1992; is a resident of Concord, Mass.

View Record in the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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External Research Collections

Concord Free Public Library

Concord, MA
Papers: 1973, 1 item. A letter from Chester Atkins to Eliot F. Bartlett written on December 20, 1973.

University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication

Norman, OK
Videocassettes: 1984, 6 commercials on 2 videocassettes. The commercials were used during Chester Atkins's campaign for the 1984 U.S. congressional election in District 5 of Massachusetts, Democratic Party.
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