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Steven Michael "Steve" Largent Collection

Identifier: CAC-CC-2002-1
The Largent collection contains materials obtained and created by the congressman and his staff during the time he represented Oklahoma in the U.S. House of Representatives. The bulk of the materials consist of press clippings and newslettters. The remainder consists of correspondence, speeches, administrative materials, and research materials collected by the office.


  • 1989-2002

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection (excluding the Oversized Series which is stored on-site), is stored off-site and requires prior notice to access. If you wish to view these materials, please contact the Congressional Archives staff to arrange an appointment.

Conditions Governing Use

Collection is embargoed in accordance with the donor's wishes.


.83 Linear Feet (5 containers)

0.0001772 Terabytes (1289 files)

Biographical/Historical Note

Steven Largent was born in Tulsa Oklahoma on September 28, 1954 in Tulsa Oklahoma. He attended the University of Tulsa, where he distinguished himself as an All-American football player. In 1976 he was drafted into the National Football League, where he played for 14 years, a career that culminated with his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Five years after retiring from football, he won election to Congress, representing Oklahoma’s 1st District in Congress from 1994 through 2002.

Arrangement Note

The Largent Collection is arranged in 8 series: 1. Speeches 2. Office 3. Press 4. Photographs 5. Subject 6. Correspondence 7. Digital Materials 8. Awards and Ephemera Each series follows a roughly chronological order.
Guide to the Steven Michael "Steve" Collection
Nathan Gerth
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Repository Details

Part of the Carl Albert Center Congressional and Political Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 202B
Norman Oklahoma 73109 United States