Personal 1909-2005 (22.15 linear feet)

The personal contents within the Rodino Archives are divided into 3 series:  Invitations, Post Congress Bulk and Legacy.  The Post Congress Bulk series is further divided into 9 sub-series.

Invitations

Invitations are filed by the date of the event and this sub-series is arranged chronologically by month and year. Invitations for award lunches, dinners, and ceremonies, campaign tours, commencements, foreign trips, meetings, press conferences, and speaking engagements attended by Mr. Rodino from 1965-1988 were retained.

The Invitation files may include any of the following: correspondence, ephemera relating to the event, and research information. The correspondence is in the form of telegrams and letters to and from Mr. Rodino and staff and may also include internal correspondence, trip information, newsclippings and photographs. Ephemera include formal invitation cards, tickets, and programs. Research information includes background reports on people, places, and organizations, which may include government reports, newsclippings, and press materials such as pamphlets, booklets, and press releases.




Invitations 1952-1953




Invitations 1961-1963




Invitations 1965




Invitations 1971




Invitations January - July 1972




Invitations August - December 1972




Invitations January - March 1973




Invitations April - June 1973




Invitations July - December 1973




Invitations January - March 1974




Invitations June - August 1974




Invitations September 1974




Invitations October 1974




Invitations November - December 1974




Invitations January - February 1975




Invitations March - April 1975




Invitations May 1975




Invitations June - September 1975




Invitations October - December 1975




Invitations January - February 1976




Invitations March - April 1976




Invitations May 1976




Invitations June 1976




Invitations July - August 1976




Invitations September - December 1976




Invitations January - February 1977




Invitations March 1977




Invitations April 1977




Invitations May 1977




Invitations June - August 1977




Invitations September - October 1977




Invitations November - December 1977




Invitations January - February 1978




Invitations March - April 1978




Invitations May - December 1978




Invitations January - March 1979




Invitations April - May 1979




Invitations June - October 1979




Invitations November - December 1979




Invitations January - March 1980




Invitations May - December 1980




Invitations January - March 1981




Invitations April - July, October 1981




Invitations May 1982




Invitations June 1982




Invitations July - August 1982




Invitations September 1982




Invitations October - December 1982




Invitations January - February 1983




Invitations March 1983




Invitations March - April 1983




Invitations May 1983




Invitations June 1983




Invitations July - September 1983




Invitations October 1983




Invitations November - December 1983




Invitations January - February 1984




Invitations March 1984




Invitations April 1984




Invitations May 1984




Invitations June - December 1984




Invitations January-March 1985




Invitations April-May 1985




Invitations June-September 1985




Invitations October-December 1985




Invitations January-February 1986




Invitations March 1986




Invitations April 1986




Invitations May 1986




Invitations June-August 1986




Invitations September-October 1986




Invitations November 1986




Invitations January-February 1987




Invitations March-April 1987




Invitations May 1987




Invitations June 1987




Invitations July 1987




Invitations September-December 1987




Invitations January-June 1988




Invitations July-December 1988


Post Congress Bulk: 1989-2005

The Post Congress series is divided into nine sub-series which largely mirror the sub-series chronicling Mr. Rodino’s career. These are: Awards and Honors, Biographies, Correspondence and Personal, Faculty Papers, Issues, Lectures and Speeches, Organizations and Associations, Press and Public Relations, and Publications and Writings.




Awards and Honors 1989-2001




Awards and Honors, as well as honorary degrees, received by Mr. Rodino between 1989 and 2001 are found in this sub-series. Additional materials are located in the oversize section for this series.





Awards and Honors undated





Awards and Honors 1989-2001





Awards and Honors: Honorary Degree 1990




Biographies 1989-2005




Biographies contains Mr. Rodino’s printed biographies and drafts. Additionally, there are four folders containing notes, outlines, and manuscript text created as a result of efforts with Bill Berlin to write Mr. Rodino’s biography. Mr. Berlin conducted the oral history interviews, record of which are part of the Audio-Visual series.





Biographies undated, 1995





Biography Notes with Bill Berlin undated





Biography Notes with Bill Berlin undated, 1999





Biography Notes with Bill Berlin undated, 2001





Biography Notes with Bill Berlin undated, 2002




Correspondence and Personal 1989-2005




The Correspondence and Personal sub-series is the record of Mr. Rodino’s letters from 1989 through 2005, in addition to his calendar for the year 2000. The letters in this sub-series are from family, friends, former colleagues, students and fellow faculty members of Seton Hall Law School. Arrangement for this sub-series is chronological by year, with three folders of correspondence arranged alphabetical by author’s last name at the end of the end of the chronological run. Subjects of interest in this series include the comparison of the Clinton Impeachment with that of Nixon, immigration, and Italian stereotypes.





Calendar 2000





Correspondence 1994-1995





Correspondence 1995-1996





Correspondence 1996-1997





Correspondence 1996-1997





Contact Logs undated





Correspondence 1989





Correspondence 1990





Correspondence 1991





Correspondence 1992





Correspondence: Get Well Cards 1992-1993





Correspondence 1993





Correspondence 1994





Correspondence 1997-1998





Correspondence: D'Ambola, Tom 1999-2000





Correspondence: Jordan, Barbara





Correspondence 1999





Correspondence 2000





Correspondence 2001





Correspondence 2002





Correspondence 2003





Correspondence 2004





Correspondence 2004-2005





Correspondence: Cooper, Cardell 1994




Faculty Papers 1989-2005




The Faculty Papers sub-series contains papers related to Mr. Rodino’s tenure at Seton Hall Law School from 1989 through 2005. These document his work on the two seminars he taught each year. The first term seminar concentrated on Civil Rights and Immigration, including in particular the 1964 Civil Rights Act and the 1986 Immigration Control & Reform Act. The second term seminar dealt with Watergate and the Iran Contra Affair. While at Seton Hall, Professor Rodino also participated in many significant programs and events, including a Celebration of the Bicentennial of the Bill of Rights. He also wrote several important law review articles on the Ninth Amendment, the Special Prosecutor Statute, the Preamble to the Constitution, and the Presidency. Arranged chronologically at the beginning of the sub-sub-series are the syllabi, seminar materials related to a specific class, and administrative materials relating to Mr. Rodino’s tenure at Seton Hall Law School, followed by an alphabetical run of annotated materials by subject area focus.





Visiting Professor Agreement 1989





Rodino Research Assistant Work Forms 1993





Class Materials: The Constitution: Law and Public Policy Spring 1994, Fall 1994, Fall 1995





Seminar Notes: Seminar Reserve Books Spring 1996





Seminar Material: Immigration Law and Policy 1997





Seminar Materials Fall 1997





Seminar Materials: The Constitution: Law and Policy Spring 1998





The Constitution: Law and Public Policy, Iran-Contra Materials Spring 1998





Class Evaluations Spring 1998





Class Prep Materials: Class Lecture: Civil Rights Act of 1964 and The Longest Debate January 31, 1989





Class Outline: Civil Rights Act of 1957, 1960, 1964 September 19, 20





Class Outlines: Watergate and Impeachment Materials undated





Syllabus: Constitutional Law and Public Policy Spring 1990





Syllabus: The Constitution: Law and Public Policy Spring 1991





Constitution and Public Policy: Congressional Authority to Oversee and Restrain the President Spring, Fall 1992




 

Seminar Notes: Rodino Seminar Spring 1992





Course Outline: The Constitution: Law and Public Policy, Congressional Authority to Oversee and restrain the President Spring 1993





Seminar Materials: The Constitution: Law and Public Policy: Iran-Contra Materials Spring 1993





Seminar Materials 1993





Seminar Notes: MJ Seminar notes 1993





Class Materials: Constitutional Law and Public Policy, PWR Notes January 24





Bill of Rights Symposium Outline 1989





Bill of Rights Symposium: "Unalienable Rights" The Preamble and the Ninth Amendment: The Spirit of the Constitution 1989





Bill of Rights Symposium: Materials 1989





Bill of Rights Symposium: Fourth Amendment 1989





Bill of Rights Symposium: Ninth Amendment 1989





Bill of Rights Symposium 1989





Bill of Rights Symposium Outlines July 31, 1989





Columbus Day Materials 1991-1992





Rodino Notes: Impeachment undated





PWR Notes undated





Seminar Notes undated





Class Prep Materials: Class Outlines, Civil Rights undated





Class Prep Materials: Penalties for Interference with Civil Rights undated





Class Prep Materials: Congressional Record Remarks 1967, Re: Montclair and Newark Riots undated





Class Prep Materials: PWR Notes undated





Administrative Law undated





Civil Rights: Housing, Fair Housing Amendements Act and Related Materials 1980





Civil Rights: Housing Discrimination, David Mann 2004





Civil Rights undated





Civil Rights: Miller v. Johnson Opinion





Civil Rights: Adarand v. Pena Opinion





Civil Rights: Proposition 187





Civil Rights: Housing, Fair Housing Amendements Act and Related Materials 1983





Civil Rights: Housing, Fair Housing Amendements Act and Related Materials 1988





Civil Rights Act and Related Materials





Civil Rights Act and Related Materials 1991





Civil Rights: Attorney's Fees in Economic and Civil Rights Cases 1984, 1985, 1986





Civil Rights: Busing undated





Civil Rights: Civil Liberties October 2, 1992





Civil Rights: Civil Liberties undated, 1999, September-November 2001





Civil Rights Act and Related Materials: Civil Rights Act 1990





Civil Rights Act and Related Materials: 1989 Supreme Court Decisions on Civil Rights 2001





Civil Rights Act and Related Materials: Supreme Court Decisions, Analysis





Civil Rights Act and Related Materials: Civil Rights Act of 1964





Civil Rights: Annual Reports 1958-85 Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division





Civil Rights: Hearings on the Implementation of the IRCA of 1986 Before the Senate





Constitution: Articles





Constitution: Articles





Constitution Materials: The Preamble





Constitution Materials: Draft Preamble





Constitution Papers: Columbia Law Review - Black, "Further Reflections on the Constitutional Justice of Livelihood" 1989





Constitution Materials: Compact with the People, Impeachment: Historical





Immigration





Immigration: "Comments on Proposed Rule on Detention and Release of Juveniles"





Immigration: Extending and Expanding Legalization: An Advocacy Packet February 1988





Immigration: Historical Review of Immigration Policy





Immigration: House Immigration Bills





Immigration: H.R.1915





Immigration: Immigration Acts and Related Materials





Immigration: INS Factory and Border Raids





Immigration: Legalization Appeals Training Packet, American Bar Association





Immigration: Materials from Houston for Pro Bono/Alien Detention Meeting November 1986





Immigration: Safe Haven Legislation





Immigration: Simpson/Rodino/Mazzoli Immigration Legislation





Immigration Act of 1990





Immigration Act of 1990: S.358





Immigration Act of 1990INS - Budgetary





Immigration Act of 1990: H.R.30 Bill Print Immigration Act of 1985





Immigration Institute of the Rodino Center for Law and Social Justice July 31, 1990





Impeachment: Impeachment of Richard Nixon





Iran Contra: from: The Power Game, Hendrick Smith "Another Reagan Pattern: Short Circuit"





Iran Contra: Letter from Pamela Naughton, Re: Bill Moyers Interview: Iran Contra





Iran Contra: National Security Council





Iran Contra: Questions about Iran Contra





Iran Contra: Report Executive Summary, Additional Views 1987





Bork Nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court





Impeachment: Impeachment Notes





Impeachment: Miscellaneous Watergate undated, 1993



 

 

Impeachment: Watergate and Impeachment Materials: Nixon Clips 1990


 

 

 

Impeachment: Watergate Power Point, Watergate Chronolgy





Iran Contra: Chronolgy





Iran Contra: Outline





Iran Contra: Update





Iran Contra: Additional Views 1987





Dean's Report 1989, 1993





The Peter A. Rodino, Jr. Law Library and Center for Legal Technology at the Columbus school of Law, The Catholic University of America





Seton Hall University 1989-1990 School of Law Admissions Prospectus 1989-1990





The Dean's Report 1990, Seton Hall University School of Law 1990





The Dean's Report 1993, Seton Hall University School of Law 1993





Seton Hall School of Law, Student Bulletin 1992-1994





Seton Hall School of Law, Student Bulletin 1995-1997





Precis: News for Alumnu and Friends of the Seron Hall University School of Law Winter 1999, Summer 1993





The Alumni Review Magazine Spring 1989





New Jersey Law Journal: survey of New Jersey Law Professors March 3, 1993




Issues




The Issues sub-series contains information on Food Safety and Italian American stereotyping, which were issues of interest to Mr. Rodino.





Italian American undated





Italian American Organizations 2004





Italian Issues: Challenge of Crime 1999-2004





Italian Stereotype: "Challenge of Crime in a Free Society" Report 2967 Presidential Commission undated





Italian Stereotype: Information undated





Italian Stereotype: Shark Tale Controversy 1997, 2004





Italo-American Topics undated




Lectures and Speeches 1989-2005




The Lecture and Speeches sub-series contains a range of materials from remarks prepared for the Dukakis campaign, to speeches given before the Peter W. Rodino Jr. Law Society at Seton Hall Law School, and lectures given at Albany Law School, Rutgers University, and St. John’s University.





Newark Public Library 1992





St. John's University, Inaugural Ceremony of the Italian Culture Center October 26, 1992





Remarks Prepared for Dukakis Campaign 1988





Lecture: Rutgers "Living with the Preamble" March 14, 1989





"Reflections on Watergate - Iran Contra" Delivered to Combined Constitutional Law Classes, Rutgers University May 15, 1989





Wake Forest University School of Law: Civil Rights Act Symposium November 10, 1989





Albany Law School: Edward C. Sabota Memorial Lecture: "Perspectives on Watergate and the Iran-Contra Affair" November 16, 1989





Albany Law School December 1989





Legislative Bureau Forum, Health and Education: Consitutional Bases April 19, 1991




Organizations and Associations 1989-2005




The Organizations and Associations sub-series is a record of the organizations to which Mr. Rodino belonged and which he had significant interaction. Of particular note is information on the Dehere Foundation which was founded in 1993 to curb the proliferation of guns and mounting violence in the United States.





Ryan, Beck and Co. 1996





U.S. Association for International Migration 1992





U.S. Association for International Migration 1993





Dehere Foundation 1994





National Commission on Judicial Disclosure 1992





Peter W. Rodino, Jr. Ladies Auxiliary and Civic Association October 22, 1994





Peter W. Rodino, Jr. Law Society 1992, 1993





Peter W. Rodino, Jr. Law Society 1994, 1996





Peter W. Rodino, Jr. Law Society undated, 2002-2004





Peter W. Rodino, Jr. Law Society October 15, 2005




Press and Public Relations 1989-2005




The Press and Public Relations sub-series contains press clippings related to Mr. Rodino from 1989 through 2005, in addition to materials related to interviews given by Mr. Rodino.





Interview Questions, BBC 1993





Press Clippings, Joy Rodino January 26, 2005





Interview Regarding Clinton Impeachment 1998





Press Clippings, PWR Mentioned





Press Clippings undated





Press Clippings 1989





Press Clippings 1990s





Press Clippings, Nixon Funeral 1994





Press Clippings, Clinton Impeachment 1998





Press Clippings 2000s




Publications and Writings




Mr. Rodino’s published writings are included in the Publications and Writings sub-series. Articles published in the Seton Hall Law Review, as well as The Antitrust Bulletin, and the Bankruptcy and Developments Journal, as well as the introduction to a textbook by Gilbert Carrasco, are contained in this sub-sub-series. Also included are unpublished works including materials for Mr. Rodino’s biography and an essay about growing up Italian.





Book: Biography of Peter W. Rodino, Jr. undated





"The Future of Antitrust: Ideology vs. Legislative Intent" Fall 1990





"The Simplest Solution" with Alan Parker 1990





"The President in Crisis: A Conversation with Congressman Rodino" 1999





Book Proposal: Chris Forsyth 1990





"The Joy of Growing Up Italian" undated





Op-Ed: "The Vote That Changed America" July 27, 1999





Op-Ed: " The Asylum Process, Fairness and Public Policy" August 1990





Foreward: Immigration Law Textbook by Gilbert Carrasco Spring 1990





"Unalienable Rights", The Preamble, and the Ninth Amendment: The Spirit of the Constitution with Gilbert Carrasco 1990





"Unalienable Rights: The Preamble, and the Ninth Amendment", Drafts and Notes

Legacy 2005-Present

The Legacy series includes materials relating to Mr. Rodino’s death: the funeral program and other ephemera, obituaries, and condolences sent to his wife, Joy Rodino. Also included are posthumous dedications and awards




Obituary May 2005




Funeral Program and Ephemera May 2005




Condolences May-July 2005




Tribute to Congressman Peter W. Rodino, Jr. May-June 2005




Correspondence, Joy Rodino 2005




Tribute by Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey April 2007