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Gonzales Report [With guest Ralph W. Yarborough; Poll Tax]
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Identifier: e_hbg_0071
Title: Gonzales Report [With guest Ralph W. Yarborough; Poll Tax]
Description: Weekly public address from Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez to his constituents in Bexar County, Texas. Features a guest appearance by Texas Senator Ralph W. Yarborough, with both men expressing mutual admiration for the other, and many candid moments throughout, contrasting with their fallout documented in e_hbg_0072. Yarborough talks about Gonzalez’s persistence in passing San Antonio bills, repealing the poll tax, supporting the G.I. Bill, and the establishment of the Padre Island National Seashore. Gonzalez mentions having served for a year and 8 months. 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. Leader reads, "Gonzalez 334, 0/6."
City: Washington (D.C.)
Country: United States
Date: circa 1964
Creator: Gonzalez, Henry B.
Source: Gonzalez (Henry B.) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2004-127/337
Folder: 13
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 15 minutes, 23 seconds