Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

[Letter] 1951 October 9, Farmville, VA [to] Honorable Watkins M. Abbitt, Washington, D. C.

Title

[Letter] 1951 October 9, Farmville, VA [to] Honorable Watkins M. Abbitt, Washington, D. C.

Description

L.D. Whitaker of Farmville, Virginia, sent Abbitt a poem he had penned for the Farmville Herald entitled “Washington Alphabet.” The poem criticized Truman's Fair deal and “wasteful government” that “thinks up ways to tax us.”

Creator

Whitaker, L. D.

Date

1951-10-09

Contributor

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998, correspondent

Relation

Congressman Watins Moorman Abbitt Papers

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Text

Spatial Coverage

Farmville, Virginia

Files

Citation

Whitaker, L. D., “[Letter] 1951 October 9, Farmville, VA [to] Honorable Watkins M. Abbitt, Washington, D. C.,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed December 18, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/79.

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