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Gonzales Report [Voter Participation]
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Identifier: e_hbg_0076
Title: Gonzales Report [Voter Participation]
Description: Weekly public address from Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez to his constituents in Bexar County, Texas. Gonzalez talks about the importance of voters participating in self-government. Outlines his positive outlook on U.S. government, stating, "I do not share the fear, the frustrations, the lack of faith in the destiny of our country. There have been darker periods in our historical development..." Also mentions civil rights. Has opening with Gonzalez sitting at his desk while the sounds of the Bells of Congress are heard. Black and white picture with sound. Leader reads, "Gonzalez-334-O/C [open and close]."
City: Washington (D.C.)
Country: United States
Date: 1963/06/24
Creator: Gonzalez, Henry B.
Source: Gonzalez (Henry B.) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2004-127/338
Folder: 6
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 14 minutes, 53 seconds