The Resource Landon R. Wyatt papers, (manuscript)

Landon R. Wyatt papers, (manuscript)

Label
Landon R. Wyatt papers, 1935-1970
Title
Landon R. Wyatt papers
Inclusive dates
1935-1970
Creator
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The collection consists of Sen. Wyatt's office files which were divided into topical and election correspondence. The majority are from the 1950s and 1960s, but some material dates from the 1930s
  • In addition to correspondence, copies of Wyatt's speeches, and printed material about the Virginia budget, the Gray commission on public schools, and the Commission on Tobacco Tax, are present
  • There are also papers from Wyatt's non-political career which included serving as chairman of the board of trustees for Averett College, Danville, Va., director of Dan River Mills, Inc., Danville, Va., and president of the Danville, Va. Fair Association
  • Among the correspondents are Watkins M. Abbitt, John S. Battle, Harry F. Byrd, Sr., Harry F. Byrd, Jr., Mills E. Godwin, T. Marshall Hahn, Albertis S. Harrison, A. Willis Robertson, William B. Spong, William M. Tuck, and George C. Wallace
Biographical or historical data
Virginia state senator and business executive from Danville.
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Landon R. Wyatt papers, (manuscript)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • Special Collections
Cumulative index finding aids
Guide available.
Extent
1981
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u2361698
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ALH6377
  • (OCoLC)647847446
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

    • Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections LibraryBorrow it
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