Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

[Letter] 1958 July 26, Kenbridge, Va. [to] Senator Harry Flood Byrd, Sr., Washington, D.C.

Title

[Letter] 1958 July 26, Kenbridge, Va. [to] Senator Harry Flood Byrd, Sr., Washington, D.C.

Description

Letter from Isham T. Wilkinson, a frequent correspondent of Abbitt, to Senator Harry Flood Byrd regarding Governor Lindsay Almond's school closing plan and Wilkinson's disapproval of Abbitt's approach to massive resistance. In the letter, Wilkinson wrote that he would still support the Democratic party despite this disapproval.

Creator

Wilkinson, Isham T.

Date

1958-07-26

Contributor

Byrd, Harry Flood, 1887-1966, correspondent

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers.

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Kenbridge, Virginia

Files

Collection

Citation

Wilkinson, Isham T. , “[Letter] 1958 July 26, Kenbridge, Va. [to] Senator Harry Flood Byrd, Sr., Washington, D.C. ,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed November 19, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/249.

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