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[Anti- Big Thicket Expansion Protest Sign]

[Anti- Big Thicket Expansion Protest Sign]

Date: April 29, 1989
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of East Texans protesting expansion of the Big Thicket National Preserve on April 29, 1989. Their sign reads "Give me Liberty or Give me death, but Don't Give me 'Charlie'." Congressman Charles Wilson supported the expansion of the area protected by the federal government, an opinion that put him at odds with some of his constituents, particularly private property owners and those who made their living from the forest products industry.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Arthur Temple Jr. with Wilmuth Wilson at District Event]

[Arthur Temple Jr. with Wilmuth Wilson at District Event]

Date: 198u
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Arthur Temple Jr. at one of Congressman Charles Wilson's district events, likely in the early 1980s. Wilmuth Wilson, Charlie's mother, is on the left.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Barbara and George H.W. Bush speak with Charlie Wilson and Ann Richards]

[Barbara and George H.W. Bush speak with Charlie Wilson and Ann Richards]

Date: 199u
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Congressman Charles Wilson laughing with First Lady Barbara Bush, President George H.W. Bush, and Texas Governor Ann Richards.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Buddy Temple Gives Speech at Wilson's Governor Day]

[Buddy Temple Gives Speech at Wilson's Governor Day]

Date: December 2, 1972
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of State representative Buddy Temple, friend of Charlie Wilson, speaking at Wilson's Governor for a Day ceremony at the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation in Polk County, Texas on December 2, 1972. Behind him are Charlie Wilson and his first wife Jerry, and Lufkin attorney Martin Dies. Judge John Hannah was also in attendance.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Camp 1 Company Store]

[Camp 1 Company Store]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the interior of the Southern Pine Lumber Company commissary at camp 1. Camp 1 was near the Rayville Ranch site in Trinity County, Texas, about 13 miles northwest of Diboll. It replaced the Angelina County camp called Lindsey Springs, and lasted from about 1907-1912.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Camp 2 Store Interior]

[Camp 2 Store Interior]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the interior of the company store at Southern Pine Lumber Company camp 2. The camp was in the vicinity of Iris in Trinity County and operated from about 1907-1912.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Charles and Barbara Wilson with Bill Clinton]

[Charles and Barbara Wilson with Bill Clinton]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Congressman Charles Wilson and his wife Barbara with President Bill Clinton at a holiday party.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Charles Wilson and Ben Barnes]

[Charles Wilson and Ben Barnes]

Date: February 6, 1969
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Senator Charles Wilson receiving the gavel from Lieutenant Governor Ben Barnes upon his appointment as chairman of the Texas Senate Banking Committee, February 6, 1969.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Charles Wilson and  Big Thicket Protesters]

[Charles Wilson and Big Thicket Protesters]

Date: April 29, 1989
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Congressman Charles Wilson interacting with the crowd at a protest of the expansion of the Big Thicket National Preserve, April 29, 1989.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Charles Wilson and Bob Eckhardt]

[Charles Wilson and Bob Eckhardt]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Charlie Wilson with Congressman Robert C. (Bob) Eckhardt.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
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