Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Joseph D. Tydings (1928-2018)
MSA SC 3520-2146


Career Notes and Time Line: Senator Joseph D. Tydings: By Ryan Polk, Research Archivist, Archives of Maryland Online, March, 2005.

Books -

Maryland Manual 1955-1956.  Annapolis:  The Hall of Records Commission, 1956.

Maryland Manual 1961-1962.  Annapolis:  The Hall of Records Commission, 1962.

Maryland Manual 1977-1978.  Annapolis:  The Hall of Records Commission, 1978.

The Speakers Society Directory 2000.  Annapolis:  The Maryland House of Delegates, 2000.

Newspaper Articles -

Maurine Christopher, "Guns, Congress and the Networks," The Nation Vol. 207, Issue #: 0004, August 19, 1968.

Gerald Griffin, "Two Presidents and Two Senators," The Baltimore Sun, November 3, 1970, A16.

Bentley Orrick,"Beall has a lot going, but is it enough?,"The Baltimore Sun, November 1, 1970, K1.

"Administration vs.liberals: a box score," The Baltimore Sun, November 1, 1970, K3.

"The Sun's Recommendations,"The Baltimore Sun, November 1, 1970, K4. [partial page]

"Tydings Stumps City with Mitchell, Allen,"The Baltimore Sun, November 1, 1970, Morning Edition p.15.

Bentley Orrick, "Light City Vote Hurt Tydings," The Baltimore Sun, November 5, 1970, A1.

"To Congress," The Baltimore Sun, November 5, 1970, Editorial sec., A18.

Richard Cohen, "It Makes Sense to Join The Gun Lobby," The Washington Post,February 8, 1981, Metro sec., B1.

Paul Taylor and Jay Mathews, "Gun Control Jammed...," The Washington Post, November 9, 1982, First sec., A6.

Thomas Edsall and Alison Muscathine, "How Politicians Rise as Maryland S&Ls Fall," The Washington Post, May 19, 1985, Outlook sec., D1.

Michael Barone, "Maryland's Next Governor?," The Washington Post, March 18, 1986, Op-Ed sec., A19.

Tom Kenworthy, "From New Deal to Md. Reformer," Part 1 of 2 in series "Politcal Roots: The Shaping of Stephen H. Sachs," The Washington Post, June 1, 1986, Metro sec., B1.

Catherine Brennan, "AG Advises Gambling Law Could Go to Voting Booth Referendum Would Require Measure to Take Form of Constitutional Amendment Or Have State Forego Taxing Casino Proceeds in First Draft," The Daily Record, November 17, 1995, pg.11.

Joseph Tydings and Peter Reuter, "Casino Gambling: Bring In The Feds," The Washington Post, February 06, 1996, Op-Ed sec., A15.

"Developer Defends Plan for Md. Farm," The Washington Post, August 15, 1998, Real Estate sec., G07; Real Estate Notes.

Eugene L. Meyer, "U-Md. College Park Seeks $70 Million; Regents Say Additional Funds Would Help School Become Flagship," The Washington Post, February 13, 1998, Metro sec., B04.

Lisa Respers, "Harford wants Oakington to be a park; 328-acre Tydings estate is key to bayfront plans," The Baltimore Sun, January 5, 1999, Local ,1B.

Jonathan Weisman, "Strategy change seen in battle over gun control; In wake of shootings in Colorado, issue moves to forefront," The Baltimore Sun, June 28, 1999, Telegraph sec., 1A.

Bobby White, "Anguish abounds as Md. universities face as much as $40 million in cuts," The Daily Record, June 30, 2003, News sec.

Sam Hodges, "Teflon Tycoon," The Mobile Register, December 19, 2001.

David Nitkin and Candus Thomson, "Tydings makes plea to gain aid for UM's campus in city Letter: The former senator says the mayor and legislators seem 'uninterested' in school's plight," The Baltimore Sun, Maryland Politics sec. Mar. 11, 2003.

Peter Reuter, "Make Sure Maryland Keeps The Jackpot," The Washington Post, Feb 9, 2003, Outlook sec., B.02.

Matthew Mosk, "Ehrlich Vetoes Could Be in Jeopardy; Special Session Opens Door to Override Attempts on Tuition, Living Wage," The Washington Post, Dec 21, 2004, Metro sec., B.04.

Stefan Wagstyl, "Ukraine poll fraud claims occupy observers," The Financial Times (London, England), November 22, 2004, Euprope sec., pg. 2

Jared S. Hopkins, "Regents: Flat funds will harm applicants," The Diamondback Online, October 21, 2004.

Tim Maloney, "Celebrating Maryland's New Frontiersman," The Washington Post, September 19, 2004, Editorial sec., B08.

Christina Tkacik, Frederick N. Rasmussen and Jacques Kelly, "Joseph D. Tydings, progressive U.S. senator from Maryland, dies at age 90," The Baltimore Sun, October 8, 2018.

Bart Barnes, "Joseph Tydings, progressive one-term Maryland senator, dies at 90," The Washington Post, October 9, 2018.

Other Materials -

Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-present on-line.

Maryland Manual On-Line.

Joseph Tydings letter dated February 11, 2005 - regarding his service on the Ukaraine election observers delegation.


Joseph Tydings, "Too Young to Die?," Legal Times, October 4, 2004
Joseph Tydings and Peter Reuter, "Casino Gambling: Bring In The Feds," The Washington Post, February 06, 1996, Op-Ed sec., A15.
Joseph Tydings, "Donít Penalize Your Taxpayers! Insurance May Cover Your Landfill Cleanup Costs," Environmental Decisions, December 1990
Joseph Tydings, "Insurance Company Required to Pay Landfill Cleanup Costs," Public Risk, March 1990
Joseph Tydings, "Americans and the Gun", Playboy, vol.16 no.3, March 1969.
Joseph Tydings, "Improving Archaic Judicial Machinery," ABA Journal, February 1971
Joseph Tydings, "D.C. Court Reform & Criminal Procedure Act of 1970: An Overview," D.C. Bar Journal, August 1970
Joseph Tydings, "Fair Play for Consumers," Trial, March 1970
Joseph Tydings, Born to Starve, New York: William Morrow & Co., 1970
Joseph Tydings, "Air Crash Litigation: A Judicial Problem - - A Congressional Solution," American Univesity Law Review, March 1969
Joseph Tydings, "Court of the Future," St. Louis University Law Journal, 1969
Joseph Tydings, "Modernizing the Administration of Justice," Judicature, April 1967
Joseph Tydings, "Management Consultants Can Break Logjams in Nationís Courts," American Trial Lawyers, March 1967
Joseph Tydings, "National Program for Reform in Judicial Administration," Trial Judges Journal, January 1967
Joseph Tydings, "Modernizing the Federal Judiciary," Journal of Missouri Bar, November, 1966
Joseph Tydings, "Fresh Approach to Judicial Administration," Journal of American Judicature Society, August 1966
Joseph Tydings, "Improving the Federal Judicial System," American Criminal Law Quarterly, 1966

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