Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives, Gift of the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress
SCHIFF, Steven Harvey (1947-1998)

SCHIFF, STEVEN HARVEY, a Representative from New Mexico; born in Chicago, Ill.; March 18, 1947; B.A., University of Illinois, Chicago, Ill., 1968; J.D., University of New Mexico Law School, Albuquerque, N. Mex., 1972; lawyer, private practice; New Mexico Air National Guard, 1969-1998; assistant district attorney, Bernalillo County, N. Mex., 1972-1977; assistant city attorney and counsel for the Albuquerque police department, 1979-1981; district attorney, Bernalillo County, N. Mex., 1980-1988; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred First and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1989-March 25, 1998); died on March 25, 1998, in Albuquerque, N. Mex; interment in Fairview Cemetery, Albuquerque, N. Mex.

University of New Mexico
Center for Southwest Research
Albuquerque, NM
Papers: 1977-1998, 19 cubic feet.
Correspondence, reports and news articles covering Schiff's service in Congress. The collection also includes personal material.


University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Audio reels, Videocassettes: ca. 1988-1990, 1 videocassette and 7 sound tape reels.
Includes eleven commercials used during the campaigns of Steven Schiff for the 1988 and 1990 U.S. congressional elections in Illinois, Democratic party.