Papers of Hugh Scott [manuscript], 1922-1987 (bulk 1985-1987).


Papers of Hugh Scott [manuscript], 1922-1987 (bulk 1985-1987).

Include correspondence, invitations, clippings. Correspondence consists chiefly of thank you and other social letters. Two letters pertain to the Fund for America's Future and one to the publication of the papers of the Committee on the Present Danger. Invitations are chiefly for diplomatic functions. Correspondents include Howard H. Baker, George Bush, Mark Hatfield, Marian Javits, Robert Maxwell, and Dick Thornburg.

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