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Chitwood, Oliver Perry, 1874-1971

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Oliver Perry Chitwood (1874-1971), History Professor, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.2219
Overview Correspondence, research notes, and manuscripts of a professor of history at West Virginia University (1907-1946), professor emeritus (1946-1971), and author of several college history textbooks and biographies. Subjects include book publishing, newspaper and magazine articles, correspondence with legislators and congressmen, personal correspondence, former students, and the Democratic Convention delegate selection in 1928. Also included are materials on Chitwood's books JOHN TYLER: CHAMPION OF...
Dates: 1907-1969