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The fight for democracy

Description: Speech given by Carlos E. Castañeda on April 20, 1950. Castañeda discusses the importance of the fight for individual freedom and liberty and the necessity to fight oppression.
Date: April 20, 1950
Creator: Castañeda, Carlos E.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Testimony of Representative Barbara Jordan Before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture and Related Agencies

Description: Testimony given by Barbara C. Jordan for the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture and Related Agencies, "to secure appropriations for the establishment of a Children's Nutrition Laboratory at the Baylor College of Medicine in conjunction with Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, Texas.
Date: March 20, 1978
Creator: Jordan, Barbara C.
Partner: Texas Southern University

[John Tower Speech on the Brock and Tower Housing Bills given to the Senate Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Affairs, June 20, 1972]

Description: Speech supporting the bills introduced by Senator Bill Brock and Senator John Tower (S. 3373 and S. 3654 respectively) to help reduce the costs of residential housing construction. Tower's bill is aimed at revising wage requirements in the Davis-Bacon Act that prevent wages from being depressed by the spending of federal funds on federal projects.
Date: June 20, 1972
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

Remarks of Representative Barbara Jordan before the Annual Legislative - Political Conference of the Communications Workers of America, March 20, 1974.

Description: Text of speech by Barbara Jordan regarding the Watergate investigation, minimum wage, a bill to form an independent consumer protection agency, easing voter registration, and campaign finance reform.
Date: March 20, 1974
Creator: Jordan, Barbara, 1936-1996
Partner: Texas Southern University

The Realities of an Energy Policy

Description: Text for a speech given by Barbara C. Jordan before the Northeast District Legislative Conference of the Oil, Chemical and Atomic Workers International Union in Washington D.C.
Date: May 20, 1976
Creator: Jordan, Barbara C.
Partner: Texas Southern University

Remarks of Representative Barbara Jordan before the Annual Legislative - Political Conference of the Communications Workers of America, March 20, 1974.

Description: Text of speech by Barbara Jordan regarding the Watergate investigation, minimum wage, a bill to form an independent consumer protection agency, easing voter registration, and campaign finance reform.
Date: March 20, 1974
Creator: Jordan, Barbara, 1936-1996
Partner: Texas Southern University

[People Sitting Under a Canopy Behind Konrad Adenauer]

Description: Photograph of people sitting behind Konrad Adenauer who is standing and speaking at a lectern surrounded by microphones. Lyndon Johnson is sitting off center to the right and leaning towards a younger woman. The group is atop a raised stage that is bedecked with patriotic bunting and covered with a canopy. "KNAF" is written vertically in the middle of the bunting.
Date: April 20, 1961
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[News Clip: Demo. Leadership]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10pm.
Date: January 20, 1987, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections