John W. Lewis, Jr. Holds Letters

Title

John W. Lewis, Jr. Holds Letters

Subject

Lewis, John W., Jr., 1906-1977
Letters
Illinois. General Assembly. House of Representatives
Legislators

Description

John W. Lewis, Jr. poses for a photo with dozens of letters in his hands.

Photo caption: "Springfield, Ill. - Seeks to Repeal Tax Law - Rep. John W. Lewis, (r.), Marshall, introduced a bill to repeal a newly revised state inheritance tax law, which critics said worked a hardship on widows, etc. Lewis holds letters and telegrams he has received protesting the tax."

Creator

Associated Press

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1967-09-18

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

405508
John W. Lewis Collection

Original Format

commercial print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

26 x 20 cm

Citation

Associated Press, “John W. Lewis, Jr. Holds Letters,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 16, 2021, http://www.alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/29759.