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  • Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics, University of Kansas

    The Dole Institute houses and makes available the papers, photographs, artifacts and audio visual materials relating to the life and political career of Robert J. Dole, former U.S. Congressman (1960-1969), Senator (1970-1996) and Presidential Candidate (1996). This online collection, selected from 25,000 photographs in the Dole Archive, includes images relating to Bob Dole's childhood, youth, college experience, sports involvement, war-time service and recovery, early law career, Congressional, Senatorial and Presidential campaigns, family, staff and colleagues. The images also highlight major legislative and humanitarian contributions by Senator Dole during both his political career and post-retirement projects. They illustrate his work with the Food Stamp Program, the Bi-Partisan Social Security Act, the International Commission on Missing Persons, the World War II Memorial Committee, and other important endeavors.

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