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[John Tower Speech to Texas Association of Rural Water Cooperatives about Rural Development, February 1, 1974]

Description: Speech given to the Texas Association of Rural Water Cooperatives on February 1, 1974 by Senator John Tower. Tower describes how the Administration and Congress are working to facilitate growth in rural areas, but they face several obstacles. There is disagreement about the goals of rural development and how they should be implemented, and even where legislators do agree, there are practical obstacles to implementation. Yet, there is a consensus that rural areas need more job opportunities, increased income levels, improved housing, and higher quality community services. The members of the Texas Association of Rural Water Cooperatives play a key role in improving quality of life by providing and improving water and sewage facilities.
Date: February 1, 1974
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower speech to 30th annual Homebuilders Convention about current economy, mortgage industry, etc., 1974?]

Description: Speech, 30th Homebuilders Convention, "Congress Looks at Housing", Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, HUD, Energy Shortage, Mortgages, Energy Crisis, Omnibus Housing Bill, Housing Rehabilitation, Mortgage Interest Rate, Economy, Financial Institutions, Depletion Allowance, Investment Tax Credit, Wellhead Price of Oil and Gas, Deregulate Prices, Federal Power Commission
Date: 1974~
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower Speech in Houston about Housing Legistation, 1974]

Description: Housing and Community Development Act of 1974. S. 3066; "Omnibus" housing bill; Emergency Housing Finance Act of 1974; Land use legislation; Real estate; Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973; HUD [United States Department of Housing and Urban Development]; FHA [Federal Housing Administration]; Clean Air Act.
Date: 1974
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[National Association of Home Builders Legislative Report, January 16, 1974]

Description: Legislative report created by Lewis Cenker and Burton C. Wood to inform members of the National Association of Home Builders of legislative bills that may be passed during the second session of the 93rd Congress that would impact home builders. The bills described cover a wide array of topics, including energy, labor, land, and financial policies. Home builders are encouraged to support measures that would be most favorable to them.
Date: January 16, 1974
Creator: National Association of Home Builders
Partner: Southwestern University

[National Association of Home Builders Fact Sheet, January 4, 1974]

Description: Fact sheet compiled by the National Association of Home Builders. Details the issues that Home Builders face such as the depression in residential construction,and the inefficiency of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The fact sheet describes an issue, analyzes legislation relating to that issue, and then states the position of the NAHB concerning whether or not it supports the bills examined. The NAHB is particularly concerned with the mortgage crisis, the energy crisis, and land use.
Date: January 4, 1974
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower Speech at Financial Times -- Oil Daily Forum Conference on Oil and Government, Nov. 12, 1974, Final Copy]

Description: Senate Resolution No. 425; geopolitics; reliance on foreign sources of energy; crude oil; OPEC; cartel; domestic production. See also: [John Tower Speech at Financial Times -- Oil Daily Forum Conference on Oil and Government, 1974?, Draft] and [John Tower Speech at Financial Times -- Oil Daily Forum Conference on Oil and Government, 1974?, Edit], [John Tower Speech at Financial Times -- Oil Daily Forum Conference on Oil and Government, 1974?, Handwritten Draft no. 1] and [John Tower Speech at Financial Times -- Oil Daily Forum Conference on Oil and Government, 1974?, Handwritten Draft no. 2].
Date: November 12, 1974
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[Memorandum from Tommy Brooks to John Tower about Homebuilders Speech, January 21, 1974]

Description: Memorandum from Tommy Brooks to John Tower written to help the senator prepare for his speech to a homebuilders organization. A fact sheet created by the homebuilders, a document of issues and comments analyzing S. 2182, and a legislative report noting the bills that would have the greatest impacts on the homebuilders were originally attached to the memo. Brooks describes the speeches that Senator Cranston, Rep. Ashely, and Senator Sparkman have already delivered to the homebuilders.
Date: January 21, 1974
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[Client Card: City of Yonkers]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for the City of Yonkers, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: bronze cast mask (2 copies; 16" x 12" x 3").
Date: November 1974
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Marie & Co. Bevilaqua]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Marie & Co. Bevilaqua, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: double birds, Voltaire figure, Rider and Horse, Kauba Cowboy, Deer, Goose Girl Group, and Jockey on Horse.
Date: 1974-01/1976-01
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Mr. Kim Briggs]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Kim Briggs, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: "Statue of Esther Morris" (repair; repatine).
Date: April 1974
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Dr. Malcolm Bowers]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Dr. Malcolm Bowers, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: bronze cast female portrait bust (21.5"; verde antique marble base).
Date: September 1974
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Mr. Bill Chevalier]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Bill Chevalier, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece includes: Cast Arm.
Date: November 1974
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum