Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

"A Call for Volunteers!"

Title

"A Call for Volunteers!"

Description

This pamphlet, published by the Duval County Federation for Constitutional Government of Jacksonville, Florida, accused the NAACP, Americans for Democratic Action, World federalists, and other "leftist organizations” of carrying out “an organized conspiracy to destroy the Constitution of the United States" and solicited volunteers to join their organization. The pamphlet laid out the organization's "declaration of principles," which included "the preservation of individual liberty, free enterprise and state sovereignty”
and opposition to racial integration, federal aid to public schools, labor organizing, and the loosening of immigration restrictions.

Creator

Duval County Federation for Constitutional Government

Date

[1956?]

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Jacksonville, Florida

Files

Citation

Duval County Federation for Constitutional Government, “"A Call for Volunteers!",” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed November 23, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/112.

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