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Photocopy of Federal Trade Commission report regarding Power and Gas investigation

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P383


Photocopy of a Power and Gas Investigation report concerning Dr. John R. Brinkley's attempt to establish a telephone line from Milford, Kan. across the Mexican border so he could continue radio broadcasting. The report, by A.M. McDermott, contains a photocopy of a sample contract between Brinkley and the American Telephone and Telegraph Company for construction of the line.

Original report located in the records of the Federal Trade Commission (RG122. Power and Gas Investigation. MS. REP6. MCD5. BR15. Report #23)


  • Creation: 1934


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1 folder (1 item)

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Physical Location

RH MS P383

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, U.S. Dept. of Energy, 1978

Guide to the United States Federal Trade Commission Collection
Photocopy of Federal Trade Commission report regarding Power and Gas investigation
tc, 1988 mg 2004
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Preferred citation
United States Federal Trade Commission Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P383, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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