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George H. King File of Richard B. Russell Correspondence

George H. King File of Richard B. Russell Correspondence

Descriptive Summary

Title: George H. King File of Richard B. Russell Correspondence
Creator: King, George H.
Inclusive Dates: 1935-1938
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: RBRL/231/GHK
Repository: Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Abstract: The file includes correspondence between Dr. George H. King, former president of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College and Richard B. Russell from 1935 to 1938. Topics include the Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College seeking funds from the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works (P.W.A.) and requests for Senator Russell's endorsement for applicants to the Reconstruction Finance Commission and Resettlement Administration.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Dr. George H. King served as dean (1933-1934) and later president (1934-1937) of the Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. King also served as director of the Georgia Coastal Plain Experiment Station from 1942 to 1947.

Scope and Content

The file includes correspondence between Dr. George H. King and Richard B. Russell from 1935 to 1938. Topics include the Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College seeking funds from the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works (P.W.A.) and requests for Senator Russell's endorsement for applicants to the Reconstruction Finance Commission and Resettlement Administration.

Organization and Arrangement

The correspondence is arranged chronologically.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

George H. King Files of Richard B. Russell Correspondence, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Georgia, 30602-1641.

User Restrictions

Library acts as "fair use" reproduction agent.

Copyright Information

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Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2008.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Public works -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1The file includes correspondence between Dr. George H. King and Richard B. Russell from 1935 to 1938. Topics include the Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College seeking funds from the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works (P.W.A.) and requests for Senator Russell's endorsement for applicants to the Reconstruction Finance Commission and Resettlement Administration