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    • I.D. Henderson Scrapbook 2

    • Scrapbooks; African Americans; Political activity; Politics & government; County government; Calendars
    • I.D. Henderson was the first African American elected to the position of county commissioner in Angelina County, Texas, a position he held for twenty years. This scrapbook includes materials that detail and represent his activities and achievements...
    • Thomas and Eakins, February 1938

    • Letters; Letterheads; Legislators; Correspondence; Employment; Road construction; Occupations; Government officials; Presidents; Politicians; Politics & government; Newspapers; Clippings; Political patronage; Pensions; Construction; Traffic...
    • Correspondence between Albert Thomas and Chas. S. Eakins in February 1938. Eakins wrote to Thomas about getting a position on the new Houston traffic survey approved by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Eakins includes a newspaper clipping about...
    • Drewry to Thomas, Sept to Nov,  1936

    • Legislators; Letters; Telegrams; Correspondence; Government officials; Politicians; Politics & government; Committees; Victories; Political elections; Political organizations; Political campaigns;
    • Telegram and typed sent from P.H. Drewry, Chairman of the Democratic National Congressional Committee, to Albert Thomas in September and November 1936. In the telegram, Drewry congratulates Thomas on his election. In the letter, Drewry thanks him...
    • Thomas and Evans, April 1937

    • Letters; Correspondence; Government officials; Legislators; Political posters; Politicians; Politics & government; Political organizations; Political conventions; Political activity; Women; Women's suffrage; Hotels; Donkeys; Cartoons (Working...
    • Exchange of typed correspondence between Albert Thomas and Mrs. May Thompson Evans, the Assistant Director of the Women's Division of the Democratic National Committee. The exchange occurred in April 1937. Evans writes to Thomas regarding the...
    • Thomas and Terry Correspondence, Feb. and March 1938

    • Letters; Letterheads; Legislators; Radio industry; Radio stations; Government officials; Correspondence; Politicians; Politics & government; Political elections; Political activity; Constituents;
    • Correspondence between Albert Thomas and Roy G. Terry in February and March of 1938. Terry, owner of several radio facilities in Texas, wrote Thomas to request a summary of Thomas' political activities since being elected into Congress. Thomas...
    • Thomas and Robert, December 1936

    • Letters; Letterheads; Government officials; Correspondence; Politics & government; Politicians; Legislators; Hotels; Presidents; Committees; Victories; Travel; Political elections; Political campaigns;
    • Copy of typed letters between Albert Thomas and Lawrence Wood Robert Jr., Secretary of the Democratic National Committee, headquartered at the National Press Building, Washington, D.C. from December 1936. Robert sends congratulations to Thomas for...
    • Aiken to Thomas 09-22-1936

    • Letters; Letterheads; Legislators; Correspondence; Committees; Government officials; Political organizations; Politicians; Politics & government; Political parties; Political campaigns;
    • In this typed letter dated September 22, 1936, Paul C. Aiken, Director of the Speakers’ Bureau of the Democratic National Congressional Committee, thanks Thomas at 205 Post Office Building, Houston, Texas for returning the completed questionnaire...
    • Thomas to DeLand, 10-24-1936

    • Letters; Legislators; Correspondence; Government officials; Politicians; Politics & government; Political elections; Political campaigns; Friendship; Voting; Business people;
    • This is a typed letter addressed to H.E. DeLand c/o The Borden Company, 2020 Texas in Houston, Texas from Albert Thomas. Thomas thanks DeLand for his efforts in getting Thomas a Congressional nomination. Thomas ends the letter by stating he hopes...
    • Thomas to DeLand 10-24-1936

    • Letters; Legislators; Correspondence; Government officials; Politicians; Politics & government; Political elections; Political campaigns; Friendship; Voting; Business people;
    • This is a typed letter addressed to H. E. DeLand c/o The Borden Company, 2020 Texas Street in Houston, Texas from Albert Thomas. Thomas thanks DeLand for his efforts in getting Thomas a Congressional nomination. Thomas ends the letter by stating he...
    • Thomas to District Clerk 01-04-1935

    • Witnesses; Letters; Legislators; Correspondence; Government officials; Money; Politicians; Politics & government; Courthouses; Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • This is a typed letter from Albert Thomas to the District Clerk of Groesbeck, TX. The letter reads: “Dear Sir: I was subpoenaed as a witness in behalf of the State of Texas in the cause entitled State of Texas vs Grady Faulkner to appear before the...
    • Time Magazine with Richard Helms Cover

    • Magazine covers; Government officials; Portrait photographs; Politicians; Politics & government; Presidential aircraft; Presidential inaugurations; Presidents;
    • The cover of Time Magazine dated February 24, 1967. The front cover it depicts the Director of the Central Intelligence for the CIA, Richard Helms. Includes the swearing in of President Lyndon B. Johnson with Representative Albert Thomas in the...
    • Noyes to Thomas 01-18-1937

    • Letters; Letterheads; Legislators; Legislation; Correspondence; Government officials; Political activity; Political issues; Political organizations; Political representation; Politicians; Politics & government; Committees; Constituents; Cities &...
    • This letter is typed on stationary from The Citizens’ Joint Committee on National Representation for the District of Columbia in Washington, D.C. headquartered at Room 425 Evening Star Building. In the letter, Noyes writes: Dear Representative...
    • Jed Johnson to Thomas 11-28-1936

    • Letters; Letterheads; Legislators; Committees; Correspondence; Government officials; Political campaign funds; Political campaigns; Political organizations; Politics & government; Politicians; Political elections; Money; Voting
    • This is a typed letter from Jed Johnson (1888-1963), Chairman of the Speakers’ Bureau in the Democratic National Congressional Committee, member of the Committee on Appropriations, and chairman of the Legislative Steering Committee (Oklahoma,...
    • Mary Eccleston Diary

    • Women; Socialites; Social Life; Religion; Episcopal churches;
    • Mary Louise Anable Eccleston was born in New York City around 1838. On May 20, 1856 she married Reverend John Clarkson Eccleston, M.D., who was born Maryland. Between 1856 and 1863, Dr. Eccleston was rector of St. John's Episcopal Church in Staten...
    • Wilson campaign, 1992

    • Political campaigns; Political elections; Politicians; Politics & government; Government officials; Legislators;
    • Charlie and his staff traveling throughout East Texas during his 1992 campaign.
    • Wilson campaign, 1994

    • Political campaigns; Political elections; Politicians; Politics & government; Government officials; Legislators; Fund raising; Political campaign funds;
    • Photographs taken during 1994 campaign events
    • Wilson campaign, 1984

    • Political campaigns; Political elections; Politicians; Politics & government; Government officials; Legislators;
    • Charlie Wilson and his staff traveling throughout East Texas during his 1984 campaign.
    • Congressional Tour, 1993

    • Politicians; Politics & government; Government officials; Legislators; International relations; Diplomats; Government employees;
    • Photographs from Congressman Charlie Wilson's trip to Bosnia and Croatia.
    • I.D. Henderson Scrapbook 1

    • Scrapbooks; African Americans; Political activity; Politics & government;
    • I.D. Henderson was the first African American elected to the position of county commissioner in Angelina County, Texas, a position he held for twenty years. This scrapbook includes materials on his efforts and achievements within the community of...
    • The Star News, May 11, 1888

    • Newspapers; Advertisements; Announcements; Political activity; Political campaigns; Political elections; Political organizations; Politicians; Politics & government; Fraternal organizations; Health care; Medical education; Medicine; Patent...
    • The "Star News" Vol. XIII, No. 19 published in Nacogdoches, Texas. Highlights: news from other cities and towns including Melrose, Elgin, Tenaha, and San Augustine; reprint of the May Day speech given by the Hon. S. W. Blount; information about the...

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