Washington, Harold Archives & Collections. Mayoral Records. Legislative Liaison and Intergovernmental Affairs Records

Dates: 1977-1988, bulk dates 1984-1987. Size: 11.5 linear feet in 23 boxes. Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections. Records created by the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs (IGA) and the Legislative Liaison. IGA was established to coordinate legislative and lobbying efforts for and with various city departments, boards and commissions and with state and federal governments. Major topics in the collection include transportation issues and Chicago’s anti-apartheid and divestment from South Africa efforts. [Finding aid]