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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Floyd R. Dunn Papers MSS.0459

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

February 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-03-05T14:36-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

March 2013
Collection Title:

Floyd R. Dunn Papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0459

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.2 Linear feet (53 pages & 60 Photographs)

Dates:

1971

Abstract:

Letters and photographs from the governors of the 50 United States providing general information about each state, including each state’s government (number of state senators and representatives), the state flower, bird, and tree, and the population according to the United States Census of 1970

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of letters and photographs (including autographs) from the governors of the 50 United States in response to a letter written on March 14, 1971, by Floyd R. Dunn requesting information about each state’s government (number of state senators and representatives), state bird, flower and tree, and the population according to the United States 1970 Census. There is also an introductory letter by Dunn.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2008; updated by Andrew Harris & Martha Bace, 2013

Preferred Citation:

The Floyd R. Dunn Papers, W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Unknown

Biographical/Historical note

Floyd R. Dunn was born on March 14, 1906 and died in Chattanooga, Tennessee in May 1994.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

Dunn, Floyd R., 1906-1994 (local)

Census (lcsh)

Census of population and housing (1970) (lcsh)

Community and Place (localbroad)

Emblems, State (lcsh)

Farming and Agriculture (localbroad)

Government information--United States (lcsh)

Government, Law and Politics (localbroad)

Governors--United States (lcsh)

Health, Medicine and Welfare (localbroad)

Letters (correspondence) (aat)

Photographs (aat)

Science and Nature (localbroad)

Letters Box SC0003 Folder 459.01