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Manuscript Group 186
FRANCIS A. PITKIN PAPERS
1933-1966
1.5 cu. ft.


Minutes, reports, correspondence, addresses, news clippings, etc., pertaining to the career in state planning of Francis A. Pitkin (b. 1899, d. 1969), executive director of the State Planning Board from 1936 to 1964, except for the period 1955-1959, when he served as director, Bureau of Community Development, Department of Commerce. Included is an 18-page manuscript entitled “A History of the South Pennsylvania Railroad,” dated 1935, author unknown.




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