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dc.rights.licenseIn Copyright -- Educational Use Permitteden_US
dc.creatorJohnson, Shields
dc.descriptionThis item contains 1 PDF file. Shields writes as Vice President and General Manager of the Times-World Corporation of Roanoke, Virginia. He mentions enclosing a column (which is not included here) from the Washington Daily News "which referred to the picture-taking incident at Washington and Lee." This incident occurred immediately following the sudden death of Senator Alben Barkley while delivering the keynote speech at the 1956 Mock Convention.en_US
dc.format.extent1 pageen_US
dc.rightsThis material is made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source. Permission for publication of this material, in part or in full, must be secured with the Head of Special Collections.en_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical conventionsen_US
dc.subject.lcshGaines, Francis Pendleton, 1892-1963en_US
dc.subject.otherWashington and Lee University. Mock Convention, 1956en_US
dc.titleLetter from Shields Johnson to Francis P. Gaines, May 18, 1956 (correspondence)en_US
dc.rights.holderSpecial Collections and Archives, Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VAen_US

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    This collection contains selected materials from the University Archives' Record Group 36 on the 1956 Mock Convention.

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