Chests; Travel; Storage furniture; Republic of Texas;
The TJR trunk is part of the Millard's Crossing collection. Unfortunately, Lera Thomas did not keep paperwork to explain the source of how she acquired the chest. The trunk has been 3-D scanned by the Texas Cultural Heritage Center at Stephen F....
A newspaper article by Lera Thomas traveling to the Far East to visit Japan, Korea, Thailand, and South Vietnam. She met with frontline troops and villagers in South Vietnam and examined the economic aid programs sent to SEATO.
This is a Houston Chronicle article about Mrs. Lera Thomas, who is to run for election on March 26, 1966. Mrs. Thomas made the decision to run for her late husband's seat in Congress. The newspaper is dated Febuary 26, 1966.