Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

[Letter] 1957 June 4 [to] Hon. Senator Harry F. Byrd, Washington, D. C.

Title

[Letter] 1957 June 4 [to] Hon. Senator Harry F. Byrd, Washington, D. C.

Description

Letter from Abbitt to Senator Byrd informing him that the bill that separated Virginian Type 21 dark-fired tobacco from Type 22, 23 and 24 Tennessee-Kentucky tobacco was on its way to be made law. Abbitt suggested a strategy on how to get this bill accepted as fast as possible.

Creator

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998, correspondent

Date

1957-06-04

Contributor

Byrd, Harry F. (Harry Flood), 1887-1966, correspondent

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Washington D.C.

Files

Collection

Citation

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998, correspondent, “[Letter] 1957 June 4 [to] Hon. Senator Harry F. Byrd, Washington, D. C. ,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed December 18, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/199.

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