Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

[Letter] 1958 September 5 [to] Honorable Watkins M. Abbitt

Title

[Letter] 1958 September 5 [to] Honorable Watkins M. Abbitt

Description

Landon B. Lane wrote to Abbitt, urging him to loosen his ties to the Democratic Party in the 1960 election and sending along a pamphlet from Human Events entitled "A Southern President?" The South May Very Well Rise Again. The pamphlet emphasized the possibility of another Southern president and what it would take for this to happen.

Creator

Lane, Landon B.

Date

1958-09-05

Contributor

Abbit, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998, correspondent

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Altavista, Virginia

Files

Citation

Lane, Landon B., “[Letter] 1958 September 5 [to] Honorable Watkins M. Abbitt,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed November 22, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/123.

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