Table of Contents


Road Runner LogoSamuel P. Goddard Papers Online includes six sections:


This first section links to the finding aid for the Samuel P. Goddard Papers at Arizona State University Libraries, and other collections provided by Arizona Archives Online.


The remaining five sections offer:


-A Biographical Outline of Sam's Life to his arrival in Arizona in 1946.
-Goddard's thoughts and memories on the campaign trail in the 1960s.
-Goddard's work while governor of Arizona.
-Goddard's involvement with the Central Arizona Project (CAP)
-The political climate of Arizona from the 1960s to the 1980s.


Click on one of the links below to explore Sam Goddard's life and career through photographs, personal and professional papers, ephemera, state papers, and video clips.

Goddard Papers Guide and Related Collections

Biography of Samuel P. Goddard

On The Campaign Trail

Samuel P. Goddard Papers


Central Arizona Project Association Records


Reg Manning Collection


Arizona's Statesman: Cong. John J. Rhodes


Morris K. Udall - A Lifetime of Service (U of A)

From St. Louis to Tucson


Businessman, Lawyer, Arizona Politician


Biographical Outline

Go Goddard! Campaign Slogans and Images


Voters Meet the Candidate


Political Campaigns and the Media

Political Platforms and Election Returns


12th Governor of Arizona

Central Arizona Project

Politics in Arizona

First Days in Office


Governor at Work


Goddard and the Legislature


Beautification Programs


Tax Programs


Civil Rights


Vietnam Conflict


Women's Rights


Neighborhood Youth Corps

Legislative Battles


Colorado River Basin Act of 1968


CAWCD Board of Directors


Central Arizona Project Web Site


Western Waters Digital Library

Arizona Politics in the 1960s


National Democratic Committee


Arizona State Democratic Committee


Epilogue