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[Sarah T. Hughes and other Texas judges with John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson]

Description: Photograph of Sarah T. Hughes and other United States District Court judges from Texas, with President John F. Kennedy and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson in the Oval Office of the White House, Washington, D.C. Pictured from left to right: Judge James L. Noel, Jr.; Senator Ralph W. Yarborough (Texas); President Kennedy; Judge Sarah T. Hughes; Edmund O. Noel (in front), son of Judge Noel; Vice President Johnson; Judge Adrian A. Spears; Judge Leo Brewster. This particular photographic print was presented to Judge Sarah T. Hughes by Kennedy's successor, President Lyndon B. Johnson. An inscription at the bottom of the print, handwritten by President Johnson, reads "To Judge Sarah Hughes with affection and high regard. Lyndon B. Johnson." On the back of the photograph, "B5212-1" is handwritten in ink.
Date: March 7, 1962
Creator: Knudsen, Robert L. (Robert LeRoy), 1929-1989
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Sarah T. Hughes to Norma Payne]

Description: Letter from United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes to Ms. Norma Payne, in response to a previous letter from Ms. Payne regarding bias against women in law school admission and in the legal profession in general. Judge Hughes describes her admission to and graduation from law school. She writes about the discrimination, or lack thereof, that she encountered as a woman in the law profession and in her later legislative and judicial career.
Date: February 23, 1982
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[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

["November 22, 1963" by Sarah T. Hughes, with Lyndon B. Johnson first day of issue cover]

Description: Typescript by United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes recounting her experiences on November 22, 1963, following President John F. Kennedy's assassination in Dallas. Judge Hughes describes the scene aboard Air Force One at Love Field as she administered the presidential oath of office to Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson. She concludes by expressing her confidence in President Johnson's character and his ability to lead the country in the aftermath of the assassination. In addition to Judge Hughes's narrative, the first page of the typescript serves as a first day of issue cover of a United States postage stamp featuring Lyndon B. Johnson, first authorized for use on August 27, 1973. The postal frank on the first page, below the stamp, reads "AUSTIN, AUG. 27, 1973, TX" and "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE".
Date: August 27, 1973
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

My Program Against AIDS

Description: Campaign materials discussing AIDS, including predictions for the spread of the disease, the text of "A Memorial Bill to Stop AIDS," and an article about AIDS research.
Date: February 7, 1987
Creator: Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Paul Osterhout, November 1, 1880]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Paul Osterhout. She wrote a reply to her brother's letter to update him on her life at school. Gertrude mentioned her lack of knowledge about current affairs and that the girls around her had voiced their opinions in politics. She included information about a trip out she had, a little about her studies, and other small bits of local news.
Date: November 1, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

[Signs at a Republican Rally]

Description: Photograph of signs posted at the entrance of League City Civic Center, where a rally for Republican presidential candidate David Duke was held. The double entrance doors are made of tinted glass, as are the windows next to them. On the doors are signs that say, "Entrance Only." A single sign to the left of the doors reads, "All handbags, purses, & carry-in items will be searched for security reasons."
Date: February 28, 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[News Reporter Covering a Republican Rally]

Description: Photograph of a female news reporter standing outside the League City Civic Center and covering the rally for Republican presidential candidate David Duke. She is wearing a trench coat and has one hand in her coat pocket. In her other hand, she is holding sheets of paper close to her chest. To the right, a cameraman has his video camera focused on the reporter. They have set up on the grass right next to the parking lot. A man drinking from a cup watches from the sidewalk; he stands directly in front of a new channel vehicle with a 39 HTV emblem on the back.
Date: February 28, 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Vendors at a Republican Rally]

Description: Photograph of a male vendor setting up his merchandise table outside of the League City Civic Center at the rally for Republican presidential candidate David Duke. He is selling folded t-shirts and camouflage-patterned truckers caps. A few people are gathering in front of the table next to his.
Date: February 28, 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Crowd at a Republican Rally]

Description: Photograph of people standing in line in the parking lot outside of the League City Civic Center, where the rally for Republican presidential candidate David Duke is being held.
Date: February 28, 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[News Reporter Covering a Republican Rally]

Description: Photograph of a female news reporter standing outside the League City Civic Center and covering the rally for Republican presidential candidate David Duke. Assisting cameramen of the news staff are operating video cameras and setting up on a grassy area near the parking lot. One camera is focused on the reporter, who is standing with a notepad in her hands.
Date: February 28, 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

Men with Girls Flag Squad

Description: Copy negative of the HSU Cowgirls with Lyndon Johnson. From left to right, the people are Peggy Morris, Glenda Butts, Betty Ross Thornton, Senator Lndon Baines Johnson, Diane Chandler, Lady Bird Johnson in the back, Representative Harley Sadler, Sammie Reed, and Sheriff Will Watson. The picture is signed by Harley Sadler.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade

Description: Copy negative of the HSU Cowboy band and HSU Six White Horses and Cowgirls at President Jimmy Carter's Inaugural Parade. The band members are playing and the riders are carrying flags. They are moving down the street with large crowds watching and buildings in the background. The names of the riders are Mingon Williams, Pam Hunter, Chesna Dickenson, Shelley Turner, Alice Fillingham, and Carolyn Rogers
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Women with Elephant Parade Float

Description: Copy negative of the Bowers sisters and Frances Hicks John standing in front of an elephant parade float supporting Dwight D. (Ike) Eisenhower during the 1952 campaign. One of the sisters is holding an umbrella, and Ms. John is holding balloons. There are bushes in front of them and a house behind them.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade

Description: Copy negative of the HSU Cowboy band and HSU Six White Horses and Cowgirls at President Jimmy Carter's Inaugural Parade. The band members are playing and the riders are in front carrying flags. They are moving down the street with large crowds and buildings on each side. The names of the riders are Mingon Williams, Pam Hunter, Chesna Dickenson, Shelley Turner, Alice Fillingham, and Carolyn Rogers
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

José María Falcón, Secretary of the State Government, to José Angel Navarro, Acting Political Chief of Dept. of Béxar]

Description: Transcribing a communication from the minister of state and relations to the governor (6/6/1835) requiring him to notify Lorenzo de Zavala to proceed to Mexico City and give an account of his diplomatic mission to France, and also to deliver to him the enclosed document (not found here). This order and the document forwarded to the political chief.
Date: July 20, 1835
Creator: Falcón, José María
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of Lyndon B. Johnson and others on a curtained stage at a banquet in Abilene. Johnson is standing in front, holding a microphone. One woman is sitting at a piano. Three other people are standing behind her. There are other people sitting at tables in front of the stage.
Date: 1960
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of three men on stage at a banquet on Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene. One man is standing, holding a microphone. Lyndon B. Johnson is sitting on the piano bench. Ed Connally is standing behind him. There are curtains behind them and a speaker and candle on the right.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library