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[Letter] 1970 February 24, Suffolk VA [to] The Science Advisor to the President, Washington D.C.

Title

[Letter] 1970 February 24, Suffolk VA [to] The Science Advisor to the President, Washington D.C.

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Grace Ruffin of Suffolk, Virginia, wrote a letter to the Science Advisor to the President, requesting that the government accept and use her research on "space science." In her letter, Ruffin noted that Abbitt had suggested she contact the President's science advisor. In his reply, Russell C. Drew, a technical assistant in the executive office, suggested that Ruffin write to National Academy of Sciences' Space Science Board.

Creator

Ruffin, Grace

Date

1968-02-24

Contributor

Drew, Russell C.

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

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Spatial Coverage

Washington D.C.

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Citation

Ruffin, Grace, “[Letter] 1970 February 24, Suffolk VA [to] The Science Advisor to the President, Washington D.C.,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed September 25, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/204.

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