[Charles Wilson and his Mobile Office 1979]

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Photograph of Congressman Charles Wilson standing in front of his "mobile office" in 1979. He and his office staff used the RV to travel to different cities throughout his large, rural congressional district, in order to meet with constituents.

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1979.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Charles Wilson Photograph Collection and was provided by The History Center to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 19 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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The History Center

The History Center is a public history and archives center that collects, preserves, and makes available the history of its region for the educational use and benefit of present and future generations. Located deep in the heart of the East Texas piney woods of Diboll, it also has exhibits that help interpret the area's rich cultural and natural history.

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Description

Photograph of Congressman Charles Wilson standing in front of his "mobile office" in 1979. He and his office staff used the RV to travel to different cities throughout his large, rural congressional district, in order to meet with constituents.

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1 photograph : b&w

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Charles Wilson Photograph Collection

Materials depicting the activities and career of Congressman Charles "Charlie" Wilson (District 2, 1972 to 1996), from meetings with East Texas constituents to visits to the Middle East and photos with Presidents Reagan, Clinton, George W. Bush and other dignitaries.

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  • 1979

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  • Oct. 29, 2012, 9:25 a.m.

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  • April 29, 2013, 4:27 p.m.

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[Charles Wilson and his Mobile Office 1979], photograph, 1979; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255252/: accessed July 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The History Center.