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[Letter] 1952 January 9, Concord N.H., [to] Honorable Francis E. Walter/ Sherman Adams.

Title: [Letter] 1952 January 9, Concord N.H., [to] Honorable Francis E. Walter/ Sherman Adams.
Personal Author: Adams, Sherman, 1899-1986.
Date: 1952 January 9.
Extent: [1] leaf.
Dimensions: 27 x 19 cm.
General Note: The letter is typed on State of New Hampshire, Concord letterhead with official gold seal of office. See also Adams' biography and a guide to research collections of his papers (http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=A000046), as well as Walter's (http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=W000108).
Abstract: Adams thanks Walter for the information he gave Norris Cotton on the Displaced Persons program. He reveals that the pulpwood industry has had to import seasonal labor from Canada and is investigating the possibility of providing land for these displaced persons to live on while they work. At the time this letter was written, Adams was serving as Governor of New Hampshire (1949-1953). Before assuming these duties, Adams served as representative to the American Pulpwood Industry in New York (1946-1948). Also a Representative to the 79th Congress, Adams would go on to be Assistant to Eisenhower (1953-1958). Congressman Walter served in World War II and as a Representative from Pennsylvania in the seventy-third and fifteen succeeding Congresses, serving from 1933 until his death May 31, 1963. Walter also acted as chairman of the Committee on Un-American Activities.
Personal Subject: A. Adams, Sherman, 1899-1986 -- Correspondence.
Corporate Subject: Governors.
Subject: Displaced persons
Pulpwood industry--United States.
Geographical Subject: Canada.
Recipient: Walter, Francis E. (Francis Eugene), 1894-1963.
 

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