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  Partner: The History Center
 County: Polk County, TX
[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
[Charles Wilson Governor for a Day]

[Charles Wilson Governor for a Day]

Date: December 2, 1972
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Charlie Wilson holding a seal of the Trinity River Authority of Texas at his Governor for a Day ceremony on the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation in Polk County, Texas. December 2, 1972.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Charles Wilson Governor for Day]

[Charles Wilson Governor for Day]

Date: December 2, 1972
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Charlie Wilson signing papers at his Governor for a Day ceremony on December 2, 1972 at the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation in Polk County, Texas. Chief R. F. Battise sits to Wilson's left.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Charles Wilson Speaks to Alabama Coushatta Boys]

[Charles Wilson Speaks to Alabama Coushatta Boys]

Date: December 2, 1972
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Charlie Wilson standing among several Alabama-Coushatta Indian boys at his Governor for a Day ceremony on the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation in Polk County, Texas. December 2, 1972.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Chief Batisse and Charles Wilson]

[Chief Batisse and Charles Wilson]

Date: December 1972
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of R.F. Batisse, Chief of the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe in Texas, and Charles Wilson in December 1972 during the Governor for a Day celebrations.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[John Hannah and Charles Wilson]

[John Hannah and Charles Wilson]

Date: December 2, 1972
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of State Representative John Hannah introducing Charlie Wilson, President Pro-Tem of the Texas Senate, as Governor of Texas for a day at the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation on December 2, 1972. State Representative Buddy Temple served as master of ceremonies and Judge Martin Dies Jr. swore Wilson into office. A reported 5,000 people were in attendance, including a complete National Guard unit that provided a 19-gun salute from 105mm howitzers. The mat is inscribed "To John, my trusted friend and guru, Charlie"
Contributing Partner: The History Center