Gift Card to Sam Rayburn

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Printed gift card. The black text is printed on a thick piece of cardstock. The text of the gift card reads: "TO HON. SAM RAYBURN, THE COAST GUARD BILL WAS THE 'BREAK 'O DAY' FOR THE PATROLMENT OF THE U.S. LIFE SAVING SERVICE WITH THEIR GRATEFUL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF YOUR EFFORTS ON THEIR BEHALF"

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1 gift card : b&w ; 4 x 2 1/2 inches

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1907.

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This text is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2011 and was provided by Sam Rayburn House Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 23 times . More information about this text can be viewed below.

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  • U.S. Life Saving Service The United States Life Saving Service was the precursor to the United States Coast Guard. The agency began in 1848 and became the Coast Guard in 1915.

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Sam Rayburn House Museum

The Sam Rayburn House Museum has provided a collection of photographs and artwork from the Rayburn family's personal collection. The mission of the Sam Rayburn House Museum is to increase local, regional and national awareness of Sam Rayburn's life and career as a United States Congressman through the preservation and interpretation of the historic site.

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Description

Printed gift card. The black text is printed on a thick piece of cardstock. The text of the gift card reads:

"TO HON. SAM RAYBURN,
THE COAST GUARD BILL WAS THE
'BREAK 'O DAY'
FOR THE PATROLMENT
OF THE
U.S. LIFE SAVING SERVICE
WITH THEIR GRATEFUL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
OF YOUR EFFORTS ON THEIR BEHALF"

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1 gift card : b&w ; 4 x 2 1/2 inches

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Rescuing Texas History, 2011

Rescuing Texas History, 2011 features collections from 13 partners: Carollton Public Library, Cleveland Historic Society, Collingsworth County Museum, Dallas Municipal Archives, Mike Cochran Collection, Sam Rayburn House Museum, St. David's Episcopal Church, National Museum of the Pacific War, Talkington/Clement Family Archives, Sam Rayburn House Museum, Travis County District Clerk's Office, Witte Museum, and Wolf Creek Heritage Museum.

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  • 1907

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 3, 2011, 12:03 p.m.

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  • June 19, 2012, 4:43 p.m.

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Gift Card to Sam Rayburn, text, 1907; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth183514/: accessed December 3, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Sam Rayburn House Museum.