Title: Marvin Mandel collection
Call Number: Coll047
Creator: United States. District Court (Maryland)
Dates: 1977
Size: 6 boxes (7.5 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Contains information relating to the judicial proceedings and legal affairs of Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel in the form of transcripts from his 1977 trial. Mandel was found guilty of mail fraud and racketeering relating to his opposition to increased horse racing regulation in 1972.
Citation: Marvin Mandel collection, Collection 47, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

Marvin Mandel was the 56th Governor of Maryland, serving from 1969-1979. He was also a delegate as well as the Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates. Mandel is a member of the Democratic Party and the first Jewish Governor of Maryland.

Provenance Information

Processing Note

Collection unprocessed.

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Finding Aids

Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll047.php

Access Conditions

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Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

Reproductions allowed for research purposes. Should be in the public domain - responsibility of researcher to determine.

Subject Headings


United States. District Court (Maryland)


Mandel, Marvin, 1920-

Trial transcripts -- Maryland

Horse racing -- Maryland

United States -- District Court (Maryland)

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