Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Letter from H. Hiter Harris to Virginia Representatives in Congress

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Letter from H. Hiter Harris to Virginia Representatives in Congress

Description

This document is a letter from H. Hiter Harris, the Chairman of the National Affairs Forum Committee of the Richmond Chamber of Commerce, to the Virginia Representatives in Congress that was sent on November 12, 1951. Harris wrote to the representatives because the committee "felt that you and all other members of the Virginia delegation in Congress would be interested in receiving copy of the various questions pertaining to national and international issues asked by the Chamber’s membership." The questions concerned the Southern Democrat party, taxation, military, President Truman, Communism in the State Department, and other issues.

Source

Letter from H. Hiter Harris to Virginia Representatives in Congress, 12 November 1951, RG 6.2.4.3 box 11 (Richmond Chamber of Commerce, President George M. Modlin), University Archives, Virginia Baptist Historical Society.

Date

1951-11-12

Language

English

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UA6.2.4.3.11-19511112.pdf

Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Harris, H. Hiter, “Letter from H. Hiter Harris to Virginia Representatives in Congress,” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed January 22, 2020, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/1937.