[John Tower Comedic Speech given at the Radio and Television Correspondents Association Dinner, 196u]

Description

Speech describing Tower's past at the radio station KTAE in Taylor, Texas, and poking fun at current events and politicians. Includes misquotes of Patrick Henry, Teddy Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, and Eli Whitney.

Physical Description

5 p.

Creation Information

Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991 196u.

Context

This text is part of the collection entitled: Senator John G. Tower Collection and was provided by Southwestern University to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 15 times . More information about this text can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this text or its content.

Named Persons

People who are significant in some way to the content of this text. Additional names may appear in Subjects below.

Audiences

Check out our Resources for Educators Site! We've identified this text as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this text useful in their work.

Provided By

Southwestern University

Southwestern University is a private four-year liberal arts college in Georgetown, Texas and the first institution of higher learning in Texas. Special Collections at Southwestern University is the largest special collection of schools its size.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this text. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Description

Speech describing Tower's past at the radio station KTAE in Taylor, Texas, and poking fun at current events and politicians. Includes misquotes of Patrick Henry, Teddy Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, and Eli Whitney.

Physical Description

5 p.

Notes

Funded in part by the Institute of Museum & Library Services and the Texas State Library & Archives Commission (2015).

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this text in the Portal or other systems.

  • Accession or Local Control No: TowerSpeeches-Box22-Folder01-RadioTVdinner-SM
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth612122

Collections

This text is part of the following collection of related materials.

Senator John G. Tower Collection

Primary source materials produced by Senator John G. Tower and his office during his term as United States Senator from Texas from 1961 to 1984.

What responsibilities do I have when using this text?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this text.

Creation Date

  • 196u

Covered Time Period

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • May 30, 2015, 11:28 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 25, 2017, 12:43 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this text last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Total Uses: 15

Where

Geographical information about where this text originated or about its content.

Place Name

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Text

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991. [John Tower Comedic Speech given at the Radio and Television Correspondents Association Dinner, 196u], text, 196u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth612122/: accessed November 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Southwestern University.