D. Troy Hails letters

D. Troy Hails letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hails, D. Troy
Title: D. Troy Hails letters
Dates: circa 1924
Quantity: 1.0 folder (4 items)
Coll. Number: ms2179

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two typewritten letters: dated February 7, 1924, "My dear Mr. Hails," signed "Arthur Capper," regarding Hails' letter concerning railway crossing danger and establishing an association; dated April 3, 1924, "Dear Senator Wise," signed "D. Troy Hails," regarding insufficient warning devices at railroad crossings. Two news articles concerning deaths due to train collisions are also included.

Index Terms

Railroad crossings--United States.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

D. Troy Hails letters, ms 2179. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing