[Members of Congress Stand During the Bi-Centennial Celebration]

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Photograph of Barbara Jordan standing in front of Congress with the Speaker of the House and clerks. There is an American flag and the heads of three men in the foreground.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 22 x 17 cm.

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O'Neill, Dev September 25, 1974.

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Photograph of Barbara Jordan standing in front of Congress with the Speaker of the House and clerks. There is an American flag and the heads of three men in the foreground.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 22 x 17 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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  • September 25, 1974

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  • July 13, 2017, 1:50 p.m.

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O'Neill, Dev. [Members of Congress Stand During the Bi-Centennial Celebration], photograph, September 25, 1974; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth843613/: accessed February 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Southern University.