McKinnon, William T.
Title COLLECTION OF MANUSCRIPTS AND LETTERS RELATING TO William T MCKINNON (LAW, POLITICS, INVENTIONS, and Literature)
Publisher Washington, DC etc 1944+
Seller ID 5762004648
Collecction of manuscript materials by and about William T. McKinnon. Includes his USC Master's Thesis (unpublished) "Life and Work of Lafcadio Hearn" (1926) and his Master's Thesis (American University) "Two Foes of Democracy and Their Effects on the Life of the Individual" (1950). Also some fifteen pieces of ephemera from his USC days including transcripts. Twenty one originals and five carbons. Born 1904, McKinnon earned a BA and masters at the University of South Carolina, (George Washington Univ) PhD in Zoology, a LLB, and advanced studies in Public Administration. Many of these letters are responses he received about ideas he submitted to army while some are from attorneys or judges (speeches, etc), while one is from civil defense explaining proposed identification tags. Six are from South Carolinian officials (highway, education). Three relate to patents. One item is a two page attack on South Carolina's poll tax. For the collection (5762004648)
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