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Gonzales Report [Bracero Program; Communism in Mexico]
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Identifier: e_hbg_0085
Title: Gonzales Report [Bracero Program; Communism in Mexico]
Description: Weekly public address from Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez to his constituents in Bexar County, Texas. Gonzalez discusses an upcoming trip he will be taking with President Lyndon B. Johnson to meet with Adolfo López Mateos, president of Mexico. Gonzalez expresses his concern that Mexico could fall to communism, emphasizing Mexico’s cultural identification with Europe, China and France. Also addresses his opposition to the Bracero Program and the importance of being present at roll calls. 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. Sent from KENS-TV with "438-0318" written on the label. Writing on leader reads, "334, 0/6."
City: Washington (D.C.)
Country: United States
Date: 1964/02/24
Creator: Gonzalez, Henry B.
Source: Gonzalez (Henry B.) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2004-127/338
Folder: 13
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 15 minutes, 17 seconds