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Bound Book of Letters, 1976-1997

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSF 445, File 3

Scope and Contents

Bound volume of eighty-eight letters of gratitude written to Don Paarlberg upon his resignation as Director of Agricultural Economics for the United States Department of Agriculture. Among the letters is one written by Gerald R. Ford, 1976. Short biographical paragraph from Alpha Gamma Rho publication, Brothers of the Century, 1904-2004, Sickle & Sheaf, Special Issue "Don Paarlberg: Scholar, Public Servant, Family Man," Lafayette Leader, July 18,1997, pp. 4-5. List of writings by Don Paarlberg [published and unpublished] Photocopied photograph of Don Paarlberg with Sherman Kessler, as Don received the Order of the Griffin, February 2, 2002 Excerpt from Don Paarlberg.s book, Summing Up [selected poems] Eva's Journal [journal belonging to Eva L. Paarlberg, Don Paarlberg's wife, circa 1996]


  • 1976-1997

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Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.65 Cubic Feet (One half-width letter-size manuscript box and one full-width letter-size manuscript box)

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