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Ken Grotewiel papers

Creator: Grotewiel, Ken, 1949-

Date: 1983-1994

Level of Description: Coll./Record Group

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 42308

Biographical sketch: Ken Grotewiel was born in 1949. He received his bachelor of arts degree in sociology from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale in 1971. He was a Kansas State representative (Democrat) from 1983 until 1994, director of the Consumer Division of the Kansas Insurance Department from 1998 until 2002, and assistant director of the Kansas Water Office from 2003 until 2007.

Abstract: The majority of Grotewiel's collection concerns his work on the Energy and Natural Resources Committee while serving in the Kansas House of Representatives. Records include correspondence, articles and other reference material, newspaper clippings and copies of other publications and informational sources, handwritten notes, copies of legislative bills, and other records. Topics of interest and other organizations of concern are the Citizens Utility Board, the Kansas Natural Resources Council, nuclear energy and waste, water, mining reclamation, appropriations and budgets for various state agencies, etc. The collection also includes constituent correspondence, both incoming and outgoing, as well as questionnaires sent to constituents with their totaled responses, and mass mailings. Much of the material is organized by subject or chronologically; some of it is organized by House or Senate bill number.

Space Required/Quantity: 13.20 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Ken Grotewiel papers

Scope and Content


Locator Contents
110-02-05-05 to 110-02-05-06  Legislative correspondence, 1983-1991 
123-15-03-06 to 123-15-03-17  Energy & Natural Resources Committee records; personal legislative files, c1983-1994 

Index Terms


    Kansas. Legislature. House of Representatives
    Grotewiel, Ken, 1949-
    Abandoned mined lands reclamation -- Kansas
    Administrative agencies -- Kansas
    Energy development -- Kansas
    Energy policy -- Kansas
    Legislators -- Kansas
    Nuclear energy -- Kansas
    Water use -- Kansas

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