Harry Flood Byrd, Jr., miscellaneous papers, 1953-2005.


Byrd, Harry Flood, 1914-. Harry Flood Byrd, Jr., miscellaneous papers, 1953-2005.

Harry Flood Byrd, Jr., miscellaneous papers, 1953-2005.

The collection contains memoranda to Byrd on his votes to cut spending; copies of a constitutent letter with enclosed check to the Byrd for President fund, 1971; memoranda and clippings pertaining to his 1976 Senate race; speech notes, 1975; memoranda on the federal budget and Byrd's economy vote record; and his handwritten notes on a federal bail-out of New York City, 1975. The collection also contains copies of a bill introduced by Byrd in 1973 to limit individual campaign contributions; menus for luncheon hosted by Senator and Mrs. Byrd for senators; a note from Jesse Helms, 2001; letter from E.R. Combs, 1953, with attached clipping on Byrd's support for "pay as you go" roads; a Byrd editorial, 1957, castigating Agnes E. Meyer for belittling Virginia's "primitive" counties; a letter of advice to his grandchildren enclosing a letter from John D. Rockefeller to his son; a complimentary letter from Byrd to Judge Janis Graham Jack; memorandum and notes from a conference call with Peter Yates on sending a reporter to Mississippi in the wake of Hurrican Katrina, 2005; advertisement and floor plans regarding the sale of "Rosemont"; and a Byrd family tree. The collection also contains an issue of the Richmond Times Dispatch, 1978 October 22, on Virginia senators. With these is a small [restrictred] file of personnel notes regarding senatorial staff.

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Byrd, Harry F. (Harry Flood), 1887-1966

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Theodore Roosevelt Dalton was born 3 July 1901 in Carroll County, Virginia, the son of Currell and Lodoska Maritn Dalton. he received his B.A. from the College of William and Mary as well as his law degree. Dalton was Commonwealth's Attorney for Radford, Virginia and state senator from 1944-1960. He was the Republican Party candidate for governor in 1953 and 1957. Dalton was appointed federal judge for the Western District of Virginia. His adopted son was John N. Dalton who served as governor of...

Rosemont (Berryville, Va. : Estate)

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Byrd, Harry F., Jr. (Harry Flood), 1914-2013

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U.S. Senator from Virginia. From the description of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. papers, [1920?], 1960, 1966, 1982-2005. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 77129822 From the description of Photographs of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. [manuscript[], circa 1906-1968, 2005. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647991031 From the description of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr., papers [manuscript, 1966-1970. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 77128978 U.S....

Evans, Joseph E.

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Jack, Janis Graham.

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