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[Letter] 1957 September 21, Appomattox, Va [to] Colonel Ernest S. Jones, Petersburg, Va.

Title

[Letter] 1957 September 21, Appomattox, Va [to] Colonel Ernest S. Jones, Petersburg, Va.

Description

Letter to Abbitt from frequent correspondent, Ernest S. Jones of Petersburg, Virginia, regarding school integration, the validity of the Fourteenth Amendment, and communist influence in the NAACP. Abbitt thanked Jones for his insight and noted that he was encouraging HUAC to investigate the NAACP.

Creator

Ernest S. Jones

Date

1957-09-14/1957-09-21

Contributor

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998, correspondent

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers.

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Text

Spatial Coverage

Petersburg, Virginia

Files

Collection

Citation

Ernest S. Jones , “[Letter] 1957 September 21, Appomattox, Va [to] Colonel Ernest S. Jones, Petersburg, Va. ,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed September 25, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/248.

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