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Collection Summary
Administrative Information
Arrangement Note
Scope and Content
Publication Rights
Access
Container List
VPIRG Newsletters and Reports
VPIRG History - Clippings roll calls and photos
Energy - Global Warming, Energy Efficiency, Climate Change
Misc. Children/Welfare, Transportation, Economy, Fairness Doctrine
Tort Reform, Medical Malpractice
Radon
Utilities - Green Mountain Power Rate Cases
Consumer: Toys; Cars
Banking / Animal Testing, Rent to Own / Building Liability, Misc.
Utilities - Misc. Energy, Vermont Yankee, Fuel Switching, Energy Plan, Central Vermont Public Service Rate Case
Telecommunications and Credit, Unsafe Toys Reporting, Playground, Misc, Consumer, Toxic Art Supply.
Solid Waste and Economic Development
Lead, Bristol Landfill
Utilities - Externalities
Toxics / Hazardous Waste
Hydro - Quebec
Lobby Days, Misc. Environmental, 1996 Roll call: Newsletter
Bovine Growth Hormone
Nuclear power plants / Low level radioactive waste,
Vicon / Incineration
Energy, Clean air, Energy Efficiencies
Consumer, Biotech, L. McCarren Nomination, Lemon Law, Insurance Disclosure
Central Vermont Solid Waste Disposal Landfill
Utilities - Radioactive Waste Docket 5270 - collaboratives
Utility Rate Cases
Recycling/ SW Reduction/ Packaging
Misc. Health Care / Medical Malpractice / Single Payer Insurance
Toxics / Hazardous Waste
Toxics / Hazardous Waste
Incineration / Misc. Environmental action
Health Care Reform
Solid Waste
Public Service Board Rules, Utilities -- PSB interventions
Misc. Packaging Act 250
Diaper Boycott, Bottle Bill
Voter Registration Project Files
Food Irradiation
News Clippings
Audiovisual and emphemera
Water Quality/NH VT Solid Waste
Central Vermont Public Service Litigation Rate Case

Vermont Public Interest Research Group Collection

Collection Summary

Repository
University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections
Creator
Vermont Public Interest Research Group.
Title
Vermont Public Interest Research Group Collection
ID
mss.072
Date [inclusive]
1973-1995
Extent
42.5 Linear feet
Physical Description Note
41 cartons, 1 shoebox, 1 box album.
Shelf location
Library Research Annex; contact uvmsc@uvm.edu for access.
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.

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Arrangement Note

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)

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

Genre(s)

  • Clippings
  • Reports

Subject(s)

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

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