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Letter from Adele Stamp regarding Byrd's run for governor, September 3, 1953, with Byrd's response, September 15, 1953

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Summary:Letter written on September 3, 1953 by Adele Stamp regarding Byrd's run for governor. In the letter she included many compliments on his qualifications and character. She also mentions how deeply she, along with the University of Maryland community, will miss his presence. He responded with great thanks in a letter written on September 15, 1953.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1901-2000
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects: Byrd, Harry Clifton, 1889-1970
College administrators
Maryland--Politics and government
Civic leaders
Stamp, Adele H., 1893-1974 -- Correpsondence
ArchivesUM location:Harry Clifton Byrd papers
  • series 8
  • box Byrd presidential files
  • folder Byrd-Campaign letters, 1953, folder 1 of 2
  • accession 94-85
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:University of Maryland
University AlbUM Browse terms:People
Copyright holder:University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)
Collection:Digital Collections
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