Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
KILDEE, Dale Edward (1929-2021)

KILDEE, DALE EDWARD, (uncle of Dan Kildee), a Representative from Michigan; born in Flint, Genesee County, Mich., September 16, 1929; graduated from St. Mary’s High School, Flint, Mich., 1947; B.A., Sacred Heart Seminary, Detroit, Mich., 1952; teacher’s certificate, University of Detroit, Detroit, Mich., 1955; graduate work, University of Peshawar, Pakistan, 1958-1959; M.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich., 1961; teacher; member, Michigan state house of representatives, 1965-1974; member, Michigan state senate, 1975-1976; delegate to Michigan state Democratic conventions, 1956-1977; delegate to Democratic National Conventions, 1968 and 1984; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-fifth and to the seventeen succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1977-January 3, 2013); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress in 2012; died on October 13, 2021.

University of Michigan-Flint
Genesee Historical Collections Center, Thompson Library
Flint, MI
Papers: ca. 1947-1976, 8 linear feet.
This collection reflects Dale Kildee's activity as a Michigan state representative and state senator from 1964 to 1976. The bulk of the collection consists of letters from constituents, but it also contains letters from Democratic Party officials, officials of various state agencies, union officials, and others.