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Cannon, Howard W.
Coll #: MS-00002
Date: 1946-1988 (bulk 1959-1982)
Extent: 389.92 linear feet (823 boxes)
Location: LASR
Related Materials: PH-000192
The Howard Cannon papers (1946-1988) is comprised of the senatorial papers of U.S. Senator (from Nevada) Howard Cannon. Cannon strongly supported the Great Society programs and the War on Poverty. As a decorated WWII pilot, he was particularly interested in aviation issues. Collection materials include correspondence, speeches, invitations, press releases, appointment books, audio, video, and film. There are specific files on Las Vegas and an index file. There are two boxes with U.S. Senator George Malone's papers. NOTE: THIS COLLECTION IS STORED IN LIED LIBRARY'S LASR SYSTEM, PLEASE CALL AHEAD TO OBTAIN BOXES.
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