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Folder 4: Western Heritage , 1963-08-06 - 1970-02-17

 File — Box: 0238.06, Folder: 04

Scope and Contents

- Correspondence - 11/21/1965 - From: Chester Davey, To: All-American Realty Company - discusses company headquarters and process of buying and selling land

- Correspondence - 2/18/1965 - From: William E. Price, To: Nancy Shukaitis - answers question regarding whereabouts of Anthony C. Rooney - attaches financial documents outlining land sale procedure and related expenses

- Official document - 8/6/1963 - Western Heritage financial document detailing financial land transactions

- Official document - 12/3/1964 - financial document discussing purchase of poultry farm - handwritten notes located on back of document

- Official document - 12/18/1964 - financial documents describing sale process for the farm of James Ogden - handwritten notes about the Ogden property attached on notecard

- Newsletter clipping - outlines the address and contact information for Western Heritage Properties LTD. - Poor’s Register

- Newspaper clipping - 6/9/1967 - “National park aids vacationer” - The Pocono Record

- Correspondence - 1/13/1970 - From: John V. Krutilla, To: Nancy Shukaitis - discusses results of Federal Power Commission hearings on the Hells Canyon

- Correspondence - 2/17/1970 - From: Victor John Yannacone, To: Nancy Shukaitis - discusses legal advice about challenging the Tocks Island Recreation Project

- Newspaper clipping - 2/27/1969 - “New York insurance firm acquires Pike County land” - New York Times

- Newspaper clipping - 12/17/1969 - “Gold in the Poconos; Mikey Dee found it” - New York Post

- Newspaper clipping - 12/18/1969 - “Mikey Dee’s kin did well, too” - New York Post

- Advertisement - 1964 - McCormick Congressional Campaign Ad Bulletin - “Special Bulletin” - Water Resources Association of the Delaware River Basin

- Newspaper clipping - “After Record Crop, Farmers Look Ahead To Next Year” - The Daily Record - several clipping stapled together

- Correspondence - 2/12/1965 - From: Nancy Shukaitis, To: American Embassy - asks the Embassy about the whereabouts and identity of Anthony C. Rooney

- Correspondence - 7/7/1965 - From: Alvin E. Heutchy, To: Nancy Shukaitis - discusses phone call and material Shukaitis sent in May

- Correspondence - 1/15/1970 - From: Frederick B. Lacey, To: Nancy Shukaitis - forwards Shukaitis’s letter along to Louis Bechtle, US Attorney for the Eastern District of PA

- Correspondence - 1/3/1970 - From: Nancy Shukaitis, To: Frederick B. Lacey - discusses news item from New York Post related to alleged criminal activities

- Correspondence - 11/25/1963 - From: Henry R. Schnitzer, To: Norris Cotton - opens a discussion about fighting the construction of the Tocks Island Dam - handwritten notes on letter

- Correspondence - 5/3/1965 - From: Henry R. Schnitzer, To: Otto E. Passman - opens a discussion about fighting the Tocks Island Dam project - copy attached

- Correspondence - 5/3/1965 - From: Henry R. Schnitzer, To: E. Y. Perry - opens a discussion about fighting the construction of the Tocks Island Dam - handwritten notes on letter - copy attached

- Correspondence - 12/1/1964 - From: Henry R. Schnitzer, To: Walter Muir Whitehill - discusses article in American Heritage and asks for support in fighting the Tocks Island Dam

- Correspondence - 5/3/1965 - From: Henry R. Schnitzer, To: H. R. Gross - discusses edit regarding previous letter - handwritten notes - copy attached

- Correspondence - 5/4/1965 - From: Henry R. Schnitzer, To: W. S. Baring - opens a discussion about fighting the construction of the Tocks Island Dam

- Official document - 8/17/1965 - financial document detailing business and property acquisition - handwritten notes attached

- Correspondence - 11/26/1963 - FRom: Henry R. Schnitzer, To: Harry F. Byrd - discusses support of Byrd’s fiscal policy - handwritten notes

- Correspondence - 5/17/1965 - From: Nancy Shukaitis, To: Alvin E. Heutchy - discusses updates on recreation area bill - previous correspondence attached

- Handwritten notes - October 1963 - discusses water storage capacity

- Newspaper clipping - 7/31/1964 - “Must God’s Junkyard Grow?” - Life Magazine

- Handwritten letter - 8/6/1964 - From: Frances Brodell, To: Nancy Shukaitis

- Newspaper clipping - “Philly Water Assured Via River Basin” Correspondence - 7/22/1964 - FromA: Edward Hopkinson, To: Frances Brodell - discusses discontinuation of Water Research Foundation

- Correspondence - 5/17/1965 - From: Delaware Valley Conservation Association, To: Ronald F. Lee - sends a list of questions to receive an official response

- Handwritten letter - 7/20/1964

Dates

  • Other: Majority of material found within 1963-08-06 - 1970-02-17

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English

Access Restrictions

Access Restrictions: Collection housed remotely. Users need to contact 24 hours in advance.

Extent

From the Collection: 66 Linear Feet (33 cartons)

Repository Details

Part of the Lehigh University Special Collections Repository

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