Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

[Telegram] 1968 June 24, Danville, Va. [to] Honorable Watkins Abbitt, Washington, D.C.

Title

[Telegram] 1968 June 24, Danville, Va. [to] Honorable Watkins Abbitt, Washington, D.C.

Description

A telegram to Abbitt from a constituent which called on Abbitt to oppose gun control legislation and which he saw as the first step in confiscating guns and towards a communist or socialist police state.

Creator

Dibrell, Louis N., Jr.

Date

1968-06-24

Contributor

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers.

Type

Text.

Spatial Coverage

Danville, Virginia.

Files

Citation

Dibrell, Louis N., Jr. , “[Telegram] 1968 June 24, Danville, Va. [to] Honorable Watkins Abbitt, Washington, D.C. ,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed November 17, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/349.

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