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

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1979.005

Scope and Contents

Twenty letters from Cordell Hull to John Fouche "Jack" 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

  • 1928 - 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

Language of Materials

English

General

Donor George Fritts (son-in-law of J. F. 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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