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[Speech by Sarah T. Hughes on being a female lawyer]

Description: Typescript of undated speech by Sarah T. Hughes discussing her experiences and people's expectations of her as a woman in the legal profession while practicing in Dallas. She gives her views on different aspects of the legal profession, including specialization, civil and criminal practice, winning and losing cases, and her enjoyment of appellate work and research in preparing cases on appeal. Before concluding the speech, Ms. Hughes describes her enjoyment of political participation via the legal profession. She also expresses her interest in campaigning for public office and entering politics in the future.
Date: [1928..1930]
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of Governor Briscoe Behind Podium]

Description: Photograph of an older middle-aged man wearing glasses and a medium-colored suit with a polka-dot tie, standing on a small, square platform . He is standing behind a large podium on four legs, with an octagonal sign on the front and a microphone clipped to the left side of the podium. Behind the platform, a dark haired woman in a white dress and an older man in a dark suit are sitting in plastic chairs, with one chair in-between them. There is an American flag hanging from a flagpole with a metal eagle at the top. In the background, the rest of the large room, in the back left, is dark but slightly illuminated by rows of flat light-fixtures in the ceiling.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of John Ben Shepperd Gesturing from Podium]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged man with graying, receding hair and dark eyebrows, wearing a dark suit, behind a tall wooden podium with a microphone on a stand. In his left hand, the man is holding out a large piece of paper with fold lines and small pictures of Texas Historical markers on it. He is standing in front of a multi-pane window covered on either side by tall curtains. Behind him and to the right, a man in a dark three-piece suit is sitting down, while behind him and to the left, the shoulder of a sequined suit jacket is seen at the bottom left corner of the photo.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of Woman Giving Speech]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged woman with dark hair, wearing a white suit jacket with a red hat, standing behind a wood podium. Behind her is a large group of people sitting in rows on either side of the podium. In front of the podium and the rest of the people on the platform, there are large strips of red, white, and blue fabric draped to imitate an American flag and separate the platform from the dirt lot in front of it. There is an American flag hanging from a flagpole on the far left end of the stage, behind the sitting people. In the background, there are three small, red brick, one-story houses sit in a row behind the platform and a tall, rocky range in the distant background.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of President Johnson Giving Speech]

Description: Photograph of President Lyndon Baines Johnson standing behind a wood podium with three microphones on it, standing in a low-ceiling room with bookshelves against the back wall, which has a painting of Abraham Lincoln on it. President Johnson is an older middle-aged man with light gray hair, and is wearing a dark pinstriped suit with a dark, wide tie. There are four people standing and clapping behind President. The man on the left is wearing a light khaki suit, and is standing to the right of an American on a flagpole. The other three people on the right include a middle-aged man in a dark suit with glasses, Lady Bird Johnson, who is wearing a light pink skirt-suit, and another middle-aged man wearing a dark suit.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Photograph of President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter]

Description: Photograph of President Jimmy Carter, on the right, standing with his wife Rosalynn Carter, on the left. Jimmy Carter is a middle-aged man with light-colored hair, who is wearing a dark suit with a checker-board tie. He is smiling widely, and waving with his left hand high in the air, while hiss wife is waving with her right hand extended high in the air. Rosalynn Carter is a dark-haired woman wearing a medium-colored blouse with peasant sleeves and two strings ties in a bow at the neck. The two are standing behind the edge of a wooden balcony, with three microphones pointed at them, and a thin, glass teleprompter screen on a stand to their left. There are also signatures by the president and his wife in blue ink at the bottom of the photo,
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas Permian Basin

[Speeches, One O'Clock Lab, and office work]

Description: Video footage of numerous speeches given around the University of North Texas (UNT) campus. The next segment shows men holding copies of the '68 and '69 One O'Clock Lab Band records. There is footage of the lab bands rehearsing. The final segment briefly show women on a bus and proceeds to feature a woman in an office looking through books and sitting at a typewriter.
Date: [1969..]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Police Officer Speaking]

Description: Photograph of a police officer giving a speech at a podium during the Pride Rally, speaking of the 1993 Alan Ross Texas Freedom Parade. The picture was taken at Arlington Hall in Lee Park. A woman in a red jacket crouches near him with a channel four KDFW microphone, and Bruce Monroe stands with his arms crossed around a plaque behind the police officer. A row of trophies can be seen at the bottom of the image.
Date: 1993
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt making a whistle-stop campaign appearance in Austin]

Description: Photograph of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt standing behind a podium, on a platform, at the end of a train car as he addresses the large, night-time crowd assembled before him. His outstretched arms grasp the podium. Roosevelt is surrounded by a group of people including his wife, Eleanor, and possibly John Nance Garner ("Cactus Jack"), the vice-president. A neon sign above the train car reads, "PROSPERITY'S ROSE BLOOMS AGAIN WITH ROOSEVELT." The crowd is standing shoulder-to-shoulder.
Date: June 11, 1936
Creator: Bureau of Identification Photographic Laboratory, City of Austin
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library