The University of Texas at Austin
Ben Barnes [interview], Part 1
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Identifier: e_txs_0001
Title: Ben Barnes [interview], Part 1
Description: Tape 1, side A. Barnes describing his role in assigning George W. Bush to the Texas National Guard during the Vietnam War, and recounting his experiences growing up in DeLeon and attending the University of Texas at Austin. Barnes also discusses his early career in the Texas House of Representatives and his relationship with House Speaker Byron Tunnell, Gov. John Connally, and President Lyndon Johnson.
City: Austin
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 2004/09/27
Creator: Barnes, Ben (interviewee); Cox, Patrick (interviewer); Phillips, Michael (interviewer)
Source: Texas Speakers Oral History Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2.325/E458a
Format: Audiocassette
Duration: 46 minutes, 46 seconds
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