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Gonzales Report [Vietnam]
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Identifier: e_hbg_0069
Title: Gonzales Report [Vietnam]
Description: Weekly public address from Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez to his constituents in Bexar County, Texas. This episode focuses almost entirely on the escalating Vietnam conflict. Advocates tolerance for dissent, comparing to demonstrations in the lead-up to World War II and mentioning the Veterans of Future Wars. Frames his support of the war as faith in President Lyndon Johnson and the national leadership. Has opening with Gonzales climbing the steps of the U.S. Capitol Building while the sounds of the Bells of Congress are heard. Black and white picture with sound. Writing on leader reads "O/C, L-11."
City: Washington (D.C.)
Country: United States
Date: 1965/11/13
Creator: Gonzalez, Henry B.
Source: Gonzalez (Henry B.) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2004-127/333
Folder: 3
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 14 minutes, 50 seconds