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Richard H. Sandler papers

Identifier: 00207

Scope and Contents

Sandler's papers consist of correspondence and information files, dating from about 1969-1975. The files contain research materials on topics such as nuclear energy (power plants, regulations, dangers, etc.), lead poisoning, nuclear weapons tests, and technology assessment. Much of the material relates to legislation that was pending or passed by the U.S. Congress. he files were left in their original order and most retained the titles Sandler gave them.


  • Creation: 1969 - 1975

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biographical Note

Richard H. Sandler was an energy consultant to Ralph Nader in the 1970s. He was also Nader's consultant on nuclear affairs during this time period.


3 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials



The files were left in their original order and are arranged according to subject.

Custodial History

Transferred by the Michigan State University Libraries.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Richard H. Sandler Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
M. Badgley
September 2010
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US