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State history. Works Progress Administration. Official, appointments and resignations. Abel Donald G. 1936-05-29
State history. Works Progress Administration. Official, appointments and resignations. Abel Donald G. 1936-05-29
Original index titleState history. Works Progress Administration. Official, appointments and resignations. Abel Donald G. 1936-05-29
NewspaperSpokane chronicle ; 1935-05-29
TitleDon Abel, Chehalis attorney, named head to state WPA
DescriptionDon Abel, Chehalis attorney, was Monday morning appointed state administrator of the WPA, succeeding George Gannon, recently resigned. Mr. Abel went to Seattle Monday morning to take over his duties. Mr. Abel is a member of the well known Abel family of attorneys of Grays Harbor county, was a star football player at University of Washington, and was a candidate before the last democrat primaries for nomination for congress from the third district. About three weeks ago Mr. Abel made a sudden trip by airplane to Washington, D.C. He was elected chairman of the Lewis county democrat delegation to the state convention in Aberdeen Saturday, but did not accompany the delegation.
Subject KeysNorthwest history; Works Progress Administration; WPA; officials; appointments; resignations; administration; Donald G. Abel; Lewis county, Washington; Gray harbor county, Washington; University of Washington; Chehalis, Washington
Date.Original1936-05-29
Resource Identifiersh255-178
SubjectsNorthwest,Pacific -- History -- 20th Century
United States. Works Progress Administration -- Northwest, Pacific
Abel, Donald G.
Resource TypeClippings
Text
Format.UseImage/JPEG2000
SourceState history box 255
LanguageEnglish
Date.Digital2009
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