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Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies


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Letters to Robert Sherwood

Call Number: RH MS P744

These two letters are from prominent journalist and writer William Allen White to noted playwright and Franklin D. Roosevelt speech-writer Robert Sherwood. White, who in May 1940 co-founded a political action group encouraging U.S. aid to Great Britain in its defense against Adolf Hitler, writes in these letters of U.S. measures being sought by the Committee and his concerns for America's allies.

Dates: July 26, 1940 and August 7, 1940; photograph dated July 4, 1939