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Cordell Hull letters to J. W. Brownlow, 1928-1940.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1979.005

Scope and Contents

Twenty letters from Cordell Hull to J. W. Brownlow, Knoxville, 1928-1940. Topics include the Norris Bill, Muscle Shoals - Cove Creek Dam, and politics relating to dam legislation. The conclusion of the April 18, 1930 letter is missing.

Dates

  • 1828-1940

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

1 folder

General

Donor George Fritts (son-in-law of J.W. Brownlow) purged the collection before the donation, removing any correspondence he felt would be “embarrassing” to “prominent locals.”
Title
Cordell Hull letters to J. W. Brownlow, 1928-1940.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

Contact:
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