Guide to the Political Opinions of Vote on Three Constitutional Amendments Papers, November 1940

Summary Information

Title: Political Opinions of Vote on Three Constitutional Amendments Papers, November 1940
Collection: AC.612
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

This collection is a tri-folded brochure You Can't Do This THEN-The J.P. Question about the 1940 vote to change a Constitutional amendment about the justice of the peace system.

Creator: unknown

Biographical/Historical Note

No additional information on the issue of the 1940 vote on Constitutional amendments mentioned in this brochure is available. The purpose of the brochure was to make voters aware of the changes proposed and urged defeat of the Judiciary Amendment, the Elective State Officials Amendment, and the Budget Amendment, all of which were described.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the brochure You Can't Do This THEN-The J.P. Question, giving advice on how to vote in the upcoming November 1940 election on the amendments. The reader is encouraged to vote no on all accounts. On the bottom of the front page of the brochure is the name R.M. Moran, Shinnston, West Virginia. His connection to the brochure is not known.

Arrangement

This is a single item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in August 2003. Accession number AC.2003.027

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, March 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.612: Political Opinions of Vote on Three Constitutional Amendments Papers, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Papers, November 1940 ACSC_Box 18, Folder 17