Photograph of the Texas Delegates during the 86th Congress--Second Session, 1960

Photograph of the Texas Delegates during the 86th Congress--Second Session, 1960

Date: 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: Color photograph of the Texas delegates in the 86th U.S. Congress during the second session in 1960. The photograph is of 23 men. One row of men is seated at a long, rectangular table, covered in a white tablecloth and set with plates and three flower arrangements. The second row of men stands behind those seated. The room in the background is rather opulent, with red draperies over the windows, a large, crystal chandelier and a gilt framed mirror. Caption that accompanied photo names all those in the photo and their home districts. The caption reads, "TEXAS DELEGATION - DEMOCRATS - 1960 EIGHTY-SIXTH UNITED STATES CONGRESS - SECOND SESSION WASHINGTON, D.C.--(All Representatives from Districts indicated except United States Senators Johnson and Yarborough.) Front row(left to right): 20th Dist., Paul J. Kilday; 11th Dist., W.R. Poage; 1sth Dist., Wright Patman; Senator Lyndon B. Johnson; 4th Dist., Speaker of House Sam Rayburn; Senator Ralph W. Yarborough; 19th Dist., George H. Mahon; 8th Dist., Albert Thomas; and 21st Dist., O.C. Fisher. Back row (left to right): 22nd Dist., Bob Casey; 14th Dist., John Young; 16th Dist., J.T. Rutherford; 2nd Dist., Jack Brooks; 13th Dist., Frank Ikard; 10th Dist., Homer Thornberry, 17th Dist., Omar ...
Contributing Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum
81st Texas Legislature, House Concurrent Resolution, House Bill 120

81st Texas Legislature, House Concurrent Resolution, House Bill 120

Date: June 19, 2009
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Description: Concurrent resolution introduced by the Texas House of Representatives and Senate relating to memorializing the United States Congress to make eradication of the fever tick in South Texas a priority and provide appropriate funding and resources.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The Congressional Globe, Containing Sketches of the Debates and Proceedings of the Second Session of the Twenty-Eighth Congress. Volume 14.

The Congressional Globe, Containing Sketches of the Debates and Proceedings of the Second Session of the Twenty-Eighth Congress. Volume 14.

Date: 1845
Creator: United States. Congress.
Description: The Congressional Globe contains the records for sessions of the U.S. Congress including summaries of proceedings, letters, speeches, and some legislation for the Senate and House of Representatives.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The Weekly Register (Baltimore, Md.), Volume 4, Number 20, Saturday, July 17, 1813

The Weekly Register (Baltimore, Md.), Volume 4, Number 20, Saturday, July 17, 1813

Date: July 17, 1813
Creator: Niles, Hezekiah, 1777-1839
Description: Issue of The Weekly Register newspaper including an article on the first page entitled "Republic of Mexico" which is described as a "hasty" translation of the Declaration of Independence from Spain. Other articles include: Indian Council; The Direct Tax; Map of the Rapids of Miami, Shewing the situation of Fort Meigs, &c.; Interesting Topography of Ohio; Proceedings of Congress; Events of the War; and The Chronicle (France and the Allies).
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
The Congressional Globe: Containing Sketches of the Debates and Proceedings of the First Session of the Twenty-Eighth Congress. Volume 13.

The Congressional Globe: Containing Sketches of the Debates and Proceedings of the First Session of the Twenty-Eighth Congress. Volume 13.

Date: 1844
Creator: United States. Congress.
Description: The Congressional Globe contains the records for sessions of the U.S. Congress including summaries of proceedings, letters, speeches, and some legislation for the Senate and House of Representatives.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Appendix to the Congressional Globe, for the First Session, Twenty-Eighth: Containing Speeches and Important State Papers.  Volume 13. Part 2.

Appendix to the Congressional Globe, for the First Session, Twenty-Eighth: Containing Speeches and Important State Papers. Volume 13. Part 2.

Date: 1844
Creator: United States. Congress.
Description: The Congressional Globe contains the records for sessions of the U.S. Congress including summaries of proceedings, letters, speeches, and some legislation for the Senate and House of Representatives.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department