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Report "Mr. Speaker"
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Identifier: dv_00149
Title: Report "Mr. Speaker"
Description: In a produced news segment, Sam Rayburn gives a tour of his library, describing the origins of significant items, his goals for its use and also mentioning the loss of his sister, Lucinda Rayburn. He then gives an interview to reporter Eddie Barker, answering questions about changes in government, presidents he’s worked with, the perfection of the Constitution and Declaration of Independence, and the possibility of the Democratic and Republican parties changing to liberal vs. conservative. Black and white picture with sound.
City: Bonham
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1960
Creator: KRLD News (producer)
Contributor: Barker, Eddie (narrator); Claude Cox (writer); Scott, Joe (cameraman); Murray, Jim (cameraman); Ferguson, Jim (film editor); Webb, Leigh (director); Hansen, Ken (graphic art)
Source: Rayburn (Sam) Papers
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Box: 2/Film E2
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 29 minutes, 47 seconds