Letter from Amarillo

Document Viewer

Typed letter sent from Amarillo, Texas opposing HR 6400 (Voting Rights); The author of the letter expresses his concern that the Voting Rights Bill would harm states' rights and urges Dowdy to "do everything possible to prevent passage" of the bill.

Files

wrpl0055.jpg
wrpl0055.pdf

Citation

Constituent. "Letter from Amarillo." John V. Dowdy, Sr. Papers, Box 209, File 324, "Letter from Amarillo," March 26, 1965, W. R. Poage Legislative Library, Baylor University, Waco, Texas.. Accessed 16 August 2022. http://acsc.lib.udel.edu/exhibits/show/political-env/item/233.

Dublin Core

Title

Letter from Amarillo

Subject

United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965--Legislative history.
Suffrage--United States--History--20th century.

Description

Typed letter sent from Amarillo, Texas opposing HR 6400 (Voting Rights); The author of the letter expresses his concern that the Voting Rights Bill would harm states' rights and urges Dowdy to "do everything possible to prevent passage" of the bill.

Creator

Constituent

Source

John V. Dowdy, Sr. Papers, Box 209, File 324, "Letter from Amarillo," March 26, 1965, W. R. Poage Legislative Library, Baylor University, Waco, Texas.

Publisher

Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

Date

1965-03-26

Contributor

W.R. Poage Legislative Library

Rights

Materials on this site are provided for educational use under Fair Use outlined by U.S. Copyright law. This item may be protected under copyright. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission from the copyright holder before publishing or reproducing materials. For assistance, please contact the contributor of this material.

Format

image/jpeg
application/pdf

Language

English

Type

Document

Identifier

wrpl0055.jpg
wrpl0055.pdf

Coverage

Amarillo, Texas