Haake, Charles G.

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Correspondence

Letter from Kansas City resident David C. Bagby which claims that, despite some reforms, the Pendergast machine still controls the city, particularly the jobs.

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Correspondence

Letter from Charles Haake to Missouri Governor Guy Park indicating the postponement of a W.P.A. meeting in Kansas City

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Correspondence

Anonymous letter to Governor Stark congratulating him on efforts to remove Matt Murray from oversight of the state W.P.A. The author also alerts the Governor to another potential scandal involving a W. P. A. construction project in Kansas City.

From Joseph A. Taranto to Governor Stark
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Correspondence

Letter describing the corrupt practices of the WPA offices in Kansas City, under the direction of Matt Murray.

KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.