Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

[Letter] 1960 August 22, Petersburg, Va. [to] Watt Abbitt, Washington, D. C.

Title

[Letter] 1960 August 22, Petersburg, Va. [to] Watt Abbitt, Washington, D. C.

Description

John E. McDonald wrote to Abbitt to protest "socialist Kennedy's bill" and to commend Abbitt in his fight against "welfare statism." The letter included a clipping of a Courier Record article called "Do Unto Others." Abbitt's reply was friendly and expressed agreement with McDonald's views.

Creator

McDonald, John E.

Date

1960-08-19/1960-08-22

Contributor

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998, correspondent

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers.

Type

Text.

Spatial Coverage

Petersburg, Virginia.

Files

Citation

McDonald, John E. , “[Letter] 1960 August 22, Petersburg, Va. [to] Watt Abbitt, Washington, D. C. ,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed September 25, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/312.

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