Guide to House Records: Chapter 16
Chapter 16. Records of the Post Office and Civil Service Committee and Its Predecessors
Records of the Post Office and
Civil Service Committee and
Its Predecessors from Guide to Federal Records in the National
Archives of the United States, 1789-1988
Committee Records discussed in this chapter:
- Post Office and Post Roads (1808-1946)
- Reform in the Civil Service (1893-1924)
- Civil Service (1924-1946)
- Census (1901-1946)
- Post Office and Civil Service (1947-1994)
16.1 This chapter describes the records of the modern Post Office and Civil Service Committee (created under the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946), and the records of its predecessors, the Committees on Post Office and Post Roads (1808-1946), Civil Service (established as the Committee on Reform in the Civil Service, 1893-1946), and the Census (1901-1946). At the start of the 104th Congress in 1995 the Committee was largely absorbed by the Committee on Government Reform.
Bibliographic note: Web version based on Guide to the Records of the United States House of Representatives at the National Archives, 1789-1989: Bicentennial Edition (Doct. No. 100-245). By Charles E. Schamel, Mary Rephlo, Rodney Ross, David Kepley, Robert W. Coren, and James Gregory Bradsher. Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1989.