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Independence of Texas

Description: Report from Committee on Foreign Affairs stating that the U.S. government should recognize the independence of Texas.
Date: February 18, 1837
Creator: United States. Congress. House.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Congressional Record - Senate - October 28, 1977]

Description: A section of the Congressional Record - Senate, publishing the Executive Reports of committees of the United States Senate issued on October 28, 1977.
Date: October 28, 1977
Creator: United States. Congress. Senate
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Congressional Record - House - February 17, 1966]

Description: Pages 3201 and 3202 from a section of the Congressional Record of the House of Representatives detailing the activities of the House issued on February 17, 1966. Includes Congressman Richard C. White's remarks regarding the 37th anniversary of LULAC.
Date: February 17, 1966
Creator: United States. Congress. House
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[H.R. 8713, 94th Congress, 1st session - 1975]

Description: H.R. 8713, Report No. 94-506, of the 94th Congress, 1st session introducted by Peter W. Rodino on July 17, 1975 and reported with an amendment on September 24, 1975. "A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act, and for other purposes."
Date: July 17, 1975
Creator: United States. Congress. House
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Skeleton map showing the Rail Roads completed and in progress in the United States, and those projected through the Public Lands and their connection with the principal harbours on the Lakes and on the Seaboard [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and constructed and contemplated railroads during the mid-nineteenth century. Southern portion of map indicates proposed shipping routes to points in the West Indies and Middle America. Scale [ca. 1:3,400,000].
Date: 1848
Creator: United States. Congress. Senate.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Subpoena for D. A. Byrd #3]

Description: Copy of a subpoena for Dallas Chief of Police, D. A. Byrd requesting that he appear before the House Select Committee on Assassinations with all evidence pertaining to the deaths of President Kennedy and J. D. Tippit, as well as investigation materials related to Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby. Signed by Vice Chairman Henry Gonzales on November 18, 1976.
Date: November 18, 1976
Creator: United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Assassinations.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Subpoena for D. A. Byrd #1]

Description: Copy of a subpoena for Dallas Chief of Police, D. A. Byrd requesting that he appear before the House Select Committee on Assassinations with all evidence pertaining to the deaths of President Kennedy and J. D. Tippit, as well as investigation materials related to Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby. Signed by Vice Chairman Henry Gonzales on November 18, 1976.
Date: November 18, 1976
Creator: United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Assassinations.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Subpoena for D. A. Byrd #4]

Description: Copy of a subpoena for Dallas Chief of Police, D. A. Byrd requesting that he appear before the House Select Committee on Assassinations with all evidence pertaining to the deaths of President Kennedy and J. D. Tippit, as well as investigation materials related to Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby. Signed by Vice Chairman Henry Gonzales on November 18, 1976.
Date: November 18, 1976
Creator: United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Assassinations.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Subpoena for D. A. Byrd #2]

Description: Copy of a subpoena for Dallas Chief of Police, D. A. Byrd requesting that he appear before the House Select Committee on Assassinations with all evidence pertaining to the deaths of President Kennedy and J. D. Tippit, as well as investigation materials related to Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby. Signed by Vice Chairman Henry Gonzales on November 18, 1976.
Date: November 18, 1976
Creator: United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Assassinations.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

78th U.S. Congress, Second Session, Senate Bill 2048

Description: Bill introduced to the United States Senate and House of Representatives to prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, creed, color, national origin, or ancestry.
Date: 1944
Creator: United States. Congress (78th, 2nd session : 1944)
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Reports of the Secretary of War, with reconnaissances of routes from San Antonio to El Paso, by Brevet Lt. Col. J. E. Johnston; Lieutenant W. F. Smith; Lieutenant F. T. Bryan; Lieutenant N. H. Michler; and Captain S. G. French, of Q'rmaster's Dep't. Also, the report of Capt. R. B. Marcy's route from Fort Smith to Santa Fe; and the report of Lieut. J. H. Simpson of an expedition into Navajo country; and the report of Lieutenant W. H. C. Whiting's reconnaissances of the western frontier of Texas. July 24, 1850. Ordered to be printed.

Description: 1 map shows routes from San Antonio to El Paso in 1849. Includes rivers and some topographical features. 1 map shows the route pursued in 1849 by US Troops in an expedition against the Navajo Indians in New Mexico in the area near Santa Fe.
Date: July 24, 1850
Creator: United States. Congress (31st, 1st session : 1849-1850)
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries