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Finding Hawaiʻi Congressional Papers: John Anthony Burns (D) 1957-1960

Guide to the locations of the papers of Hawai`i`s Congressional delegates, representatives, and senators.


Hawai'i State Archives Holdings

John Burns's gubernatorial papers are held by the Hawaiʻi State Archives. His Congressional papers are part of his manuscript collection (M-481), also at the Hawai‘i State Archives. Both collections are open for research, and finding aids are available upon request (email

Papers less than 80 years old may need to be screened, so the materials may not be viewable on same day the researcher requests those items.

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