[Letter from Chester Higgins, Jr. to Marian Ricks, September 14, 1973]

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Letter from Chester Higgins, Jr. to Marian Ricks, or Barbara Jordan's office, saying that he hopes "the Congresswoman will be pleased with these photos of her."

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Higgins, Chester, Jr. September 14, 1973.

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Letter from Chester Higgins, Jr. to Marian Ricks, or Barbara Jordan's office, saying that he hopes "the Congresswoman will be pleased with these photos of her."

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[1] 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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[Memorandum from Bud to Barbara Jordan, September 24, 1973] (Letter)

[Memorandum from Bud to Barbara Jordan, September 24, 1973]

Memo from Bud to Barbara Jordan explaining that he purchased "3 each of 3 selections" from the photos taken by Chester Higgins, plus copyright permission. He mentions in the second paragraph that they "should get written access...before we allow professional photographers to take your picture. The handwritten note at the bottom says that Congresswoman Jordan has accepted the policy detailed in the second paragraph.

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[Memorandum from Bud to Barbara Jordan, September 24, 1973], TSOU_15-06-03, ark:/67531/metapth842960

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  • September 14, 1973

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  • April 14, 2017, 4:58 p.m.

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  • Dec. 8, 2017, 11:21 a.m.

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Higgins, Chester, Jr. [Letter from Chester Higgins, Jr. to Marian Ricks, September 14, 1973], letter, September 14, 1973; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth842894/: accessed November 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Southern University.