Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives, Gift of the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress
JOHNSTON, Harry A., II (1931-)

JOHNSTON, HARRY A., II, a Representative from Florida; born in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., December 2, 1931; B.A., Virginia Military Institute, 1953; served in the United States Army as a first lieutenant, Fourth Armor Division, 1953-1955; J.D., University of Florida Law School, 1958; admitted to the bar in 1958 and commenced practice in West Palm Beach; Florida state senator, 1974-1986; president, 1984-1986; unsuccessful candidate for nomination for Governor of Florida, 1986; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred First and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1989-January 3, 1997); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fifth Congress.

University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Video reels, Videocassettes: 1986-1988, 1 commercial on 1 videoreel and 14 commercials on 6 videocassettes.
The commercials were used during Harry A. Johnston's campaigns for the 1986 gubernatorial and the 1988 U.S. congressional elections in Florida, District 14, Democratic Party.


Yale University
Yale University Library, Divinity Library Special Collections
New Haven, CT
Papers: In the records of the Washington Office on Africa, Addendum B, 35 linear feet.
Persons represented include Harry A. Johnston.