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Collection Summary
Administrative Information
Access:
Publication Rights:
Scope and Content
Container List
VPIRG Newsletters and Reports, ca. 1972 - 1987
VPIRG History - Clippings roll calls and photos, c. 1975-1989
Energy - Global Warming, Energy Efficiency, Climate Change, c. 1980's
Radio Active Waste - Below Regulation Concern Waste, Low Level Waste, c. 1980's
Misc. Children/Welfare, Transportation, Economy, Fairness Doctrine, c. 1987 - 1993
Tort Reform, Medical Malpractice, Ca, 1989 - 1992
Radon, c. 1990 - 1995
Utilities - Green Mountain Power Rate Cases, c. 1986 - 1990
Consumer: Toys; Cars c. 1991 - 1995
Banking / Animal Testing, Rent to Own / Building Liability, Misc.
Utilities - Misc. Energy, Vermont Yankee, Fuel Switching, Energy Plan, Central Vermont Public Service Rate Case, c.1988- 1993
Telecommunications and Credit, Unsafe Toys Reporting, Playground, Misc, Consumer, Toxic Art Supply.
Solid Waste and Economic Development c. 1987
Lead, Bristol Landfill, c. 1991 - 1996
Utilities - Externalities, c. 1989 - 1992
Toxics / Hazardous Waste, c. 1990 - 1994
Hydro - Quebec, c. 1987 - 1994
Lobby Days, Misc. Environmental, 1996 Roll call: Newsletter, c. 1991 - 1994
Bovine Growth Hormone, c. 1992
Nuclear power plants / Low level radioactive waste, c. 1993 - 1995
Vicon / Incineration, c. 1990 - 1994
Energy, Clean air, Energy Efficiencies, c. 1991 - 1996
Consumer, Biotech, L. McCarren Nomination, Lemon Law, Insurance Disclosure, c. 1987 - 1993
Central Vermont Solid Waste Disposal Landfill c. 1992
Utilities - Radioactive Waste Docket 5270 - collaborating
Incineration / Misc. Environmental action, c. 1990 - 1994
Utility Rate Cases, c. 1987 - 1993
Misc. Health Care / Medical Malpractice / Single Payer Insurance
Recycling/ SW Reduction/ Packaging, C.1983- 1986
Toxics / Hazardous Waste, c. 1990 - 1993
Toxics / Hazardous Waste, c. 1990 - 1993
Low Level Radioactive Waste, c. 1990
Health Care Reform, c. 1990 - 1993
Air Pollution, c. 1990 - 1994
Solid Waste, c. 1987 - 1993
Public Service Board Rules, Utilities -- PSB interventions, c. 1987 - 1993
Misc. Packaging Act 250, Ca 1990 - 1994
Voter Registration Project Files
Caller I.D./Telecommunications Act, Income Energy Issues, c. 1983-1993
Food Irradiation

Vermont Public Interest Research Group Collection

Collection Summary

Repository
University of Vermont Libraries Special Collections Burlington, Vermont 05405-3596
Creator
Vermont Public Interest Research Group
Title
Vermont Public Interest Research Group Collection
Dates [inclusive]
1973-1995
Quantity
69 boxes
Shelf location
Library Research Annex.
Language
English
Abstract
The VPIRG collection hold reports, clippings, correspondence, and public relations materials generated by the organization and other in connection with the various topics of public interest between the early 1970s and the mid 1990s.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Vermont Public Interest Group Collection, Special Collections, University of Vermont Library.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections © 1998 

Access:

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights:

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

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Scope and Content

The VPIRG collection hold reports, clippings, correspondence, and public relations materials generated by the organization and other in connection with the various topics of public interest between the early 1970s and the mid 1990s. The collection has received no archival processing. The inventory represents the box and folder labels applied by VPIRG, though in the process of making the inventory available for web publication, we translated many of the abbreviations to full words.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Vicon Recovery Systems, Inc.
  • Green Mountain Power Corporation.
  • Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corporation.
  • Central Vermont Solid Waste Disposal Landfill.
  • Hydro-Quebec.
  • Vermont. Public Service Board.
  • Vermont Public Interest Research Group
  • Central Vermont Public Service Corporation.

Genre(s)

  • Clippings
  • Reports

Subject(s)

  • Energy conservation
  • Animal experimentation
  • Automobile industry and trade--Laws and legislation--Vermont
  • Health care reform
  • Insurance, Physicians' liability
  • Banking law
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Energy policy
  • Consumer protection
  • Incineration
  • Global warming
  • Taxation
  • Air quality management
  • Animal testing alternatives
  • Torts
  • Climate changes
  • Hazardous waste
  • Lease and rental services
  • Energy consumption
  • Insurance--State supervision
  • Radon
  • Child welfare
  • Vivisection
  • Bovine somatotropin
  • Radiation preservation of food
  • Electric utilities
  • Radioactive waste disposal
  • Voter registration

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