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George H. Goodman and Edwin J. Paxton papers, 1911-1950, 1911

Part of George H. Goodman and Edwin J. Paxton papers, 1911-1950

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Title:
George H. Goodman and Edwin J. Paxton papers, 1911-1950
Creator:
Goodman, George H., 1876-1961.
Format:
collections
Publication date:
1911
Date uploaded:
2005
Description:
5 cu. ft. This collection contains the papers and photographs of George H. Goodman and Edwin J. Paxton, consecutive owners of the Paducah News-Democrat. The collection includes just a small amount of Edwin Paxton's correspondence, with most of the materials pertaining to George Goodman and his tenure as director of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in Kentucky from 1934 through 1941. Included are correspondence, clippings, photographs, financial statements for the News-Democrat, and testimony and affidavits concerning charges made by Governor A.B. Chandler that the Kentucky WPA pressured its employees to support Alben Barkley in the 1938 Democratic Senatorial primary.
Language:
english
Publisher:
University of Kentucky
Repository:
University of Kentucky
Type:
collection
Source:
George H. Goodman and Edwin J. Paxton papers, 1911-1950
Finding aid:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7qrf5k9w0x/data/64m1.xml
Metadata record:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7qrf5k9w0x/data/mets.xml
Rights:
This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the owning repository. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws. Please go to http://kdl.kyvl.org for more information.