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Man Driving Automobile

Description: Photograph of a man sitting in a car identified as Ralph Yarborough. He is holding a hat above his head. On the side of the car, there are signs that say "Judge Ralph W. Yarborough," "The Next Governor of Texas," and "Let Ralph Do It!" In the background, there are buildings and other cars.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[News Script: Yarborough]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ralph Yarborough, a Texas Gubernatorial Candidate, and his campaign in Dallas.
Date: July 11, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Draft of radio speech made in behalf of Ralph Yarborough for Governor of Texas]

Description: Text of a speech to be given over the radio in support of Texas gubernatorial candidate Ralph Yarborough. John J. Herrera had approved and recommended Governor Allan Shivers four years ago, after the sudden death of Beauford Jester. However, since Governor Shivers assumed office, Herrera feels that Shivers has done nothing to help Latin Americans in Texas. For that reason, Herrera is now supporting Ralph Yarborough.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Special 10 minutes Spanish for Ralph Yarbough

Description: Text of a speech to be given over the radio in support of Texas gubernatorial candidate Ralph Yarborough by Dr. Hector P. Garcia. Garcia relates some of the medical problems of Latinos in Texas, which he believes Yarborough will take seriously and work to alleviate, unlike Governor Allan Shivers.
Date: July 14, 1954
Creator: Garcia, Hector P., -1996
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Bumper sticker for the re-election of Senator Ralph Yarborough]

Description: Bumper sticker with red and white text on dark blue background supporting a second term for Ralph Yarborough in the U.S. Senate. The top line reads, "Vote Texan - Vote Democratic - Vote Ralph."
Date: 1964
Item Type: Image
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Special 10 minutes Spanish for Ralph Yarborough

Description: Text of Dr. Hector P. Garcia's radio speech endorsing Ralph Yarborough for Governor of Texas. Garcia relates some of the medical problems of Latinos in Texas, which he believes Yarborough will take seriously and work to alleviate, unlike Governor Allan Shivers.
Date: July 14, 1954
Creator: Garcia, Hector P., -1996
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Ralph Yarborough's Washington Report, 28th General Newsletter, December 16, 1963

Description: The 28th general newsletter from Ralph Yarborough including a photograph from President Kennedy's last speech (Senator Yarborough, Governor John B. Connally, and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson are visible behind the president), a copy of Yarborough's eulogy for Kennedy from Congressional record of December 11, 1963, and a handwritten greeting explaining that out of respect to Kennedy's death, this newsletter would stand in for a normal cheerful Christmas greeting.
Date: December 16, 1963
Creator: Yarborough, Ralph Webster, 1903-1996
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Senator Ralph Yarborough

Description: Senator Ralph Yarborough sitting in chair by small table with lamp. Magazine in his lap. His eyes are closed.
Date: May 29, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Ralph Yarborough's Birthday Party

Description: Mr. Yarborough cutting birthday cake, holding his Granddaughter, Clare McJimsey Yarborough, age 11 months. Several people in background watching.
Date: June 8, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[News Script: Yarborough says he will announce soon]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a stop in Dallas by political figure Ralph Yarborough, who declines to announce whether he will run for governor in an upcoming election.
Date: March 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Judge Yarborough]

Description: Judge Yarborough sitting in office reading. Austin, Texas.
Date: May 18, 1948
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[News Script: Ralph Yarborough]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Senator-elect Ralph Yarborough speaking in Dallas during a layover at Love Field.
Date: April 28, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Labor Day with Ralph Yarborough]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Labor Day celebrations with Senator Ralph Yarborough.
Date: September 2, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Billboard supporting Judge Yarborough for Governor]

Description: A billboard that states:"Now is the time, Yarborough for Governor." The billboard was created to support Judge Yarborough as a candidate for Governor. There are several automobiles parked in front of the billboard.
Date: unknown
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Richard and Mrs. Yarborough with a dog, Noir]

Description: The senator's son, Richard, his mother Opal Yarborough, and their dog Noir in a yard. This photo was taken while Ralph was stationed in the Pacific. The woman is reaching down to pet the dog, while the man is crouched behind the dog.
Date: June 17, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Ralph Yarborough's Birthday Party

Description: Large group of people gathered around a birthday cake. People in the background are Senator Yarborough's Texas and Washington staff. Foreground left is Senator's son, Richard, wife Ann, and their daughter Clare.
Date: June 8, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[News Script: Yarborough gets Cyclone's support]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Cyclone Davis, perennial gubernatorial candidate, being defeated in the Democratic primary and choosing to support Ralph Yarborough's bid for governor.
Date: July 28, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections