Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

[Letter] 1968 July 9 [to] Walter E. East, Petersburg, Virginia

Title

[Letter] 1968 July 9 [to] Walter E. East, Petersburg, Virginia

Description

Walter East forwarded to Abbitt, through Garland Gray, his concerns about the development of a new weapon being tested at Fort Lee that could omit no smoke or flash. Also included is a brochure calling attention to the "atrocities" committed by Congressman Wilbur D. Mills, specifically regarding his stance against welfare programs.

Creator

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998

Date

1968-07-01/1968-07-09

Contributor

East, Walter E.
Gray, Garland

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Petersburg, Virginia

Files

Citation

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998, “[Letter] 1968 July 9 [to] Walter E. East, Petersburg, Virginia,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed November 22, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/263.

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