[Letter from Barbara C. Jordan to Edna Mae Grovey, January 5, 1967]

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Letter from Barbara C. Jordan to Edna Mae Grovey, thanking her and the Council of E. O. Smith Junior High for contributing to her Senate campaign and extending an invitation to attend her swearing in ceremony.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Jordan, Barbara C. January 5, 1967.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Barbara C. Jordan to Edna Mae Grovey, January 5, 1967]
  • Series Title: Texas Senate Papers

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Letter from Barbara C. Jordan to Edna Mae Grovey, thanking her and the Council of E. O. Smith Junior High for contributing to her Senate campaign and extending an invitation to attend her swearing in ceremony.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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The Barbara C. Jordan Archives

Photographs from the Barbara C. Jordan Archives. Barbara Jordan ran for the Texas House twice (1962, 1964). She won a seat in the Texas Senate in 1966, becoming the first African American since Reconstruction to do so.

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  • January 5, 1967

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Jordan, Barbara C. [Letter from Barbara C. Jordan to Edna Mae Grovey, January 5, 1967], text, January 5, 1967; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth595536/: accessed April 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Southern University.