Politics

''Politics and Politicians Texas-style!''

Take a look at legislative proceedings inside the Texas State Capitol, hear candidates' pitches in political telecasts for elections long-past, and view hours of footage of Texas' own Lyndon Baines Johnson and the entire Johnson family.
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“Eyewitness News” - Political Rally for Bill Clements
1978 news footage of a Houston political rally for gubernatorial candidate Bill Clements
“Eyewitness News” - 1976 Presidential Election Coverage (1976)
“Eyewitness News” coverage of the 1976 presidential primaries
Your Stake in the U.S. Senate - Will Wilson Campaign Ad (1961)
Will Wilson campaign ad advocating for the petroleum industry in Texas
When Texas Saw Red: The Cold War Experience (Post-Secondary)
Through the analysis of primary source archival footage from TAMI’s online exhibit, When Texas Sa...
When Texas Saw Red: The Cold War Experience (Gr 9-12)
Through the analysis of primary source archival footage from TAMI’s online exhibit, When Texas Sa...
When Texas Saw Red: The Cold War Experience (Gr 6-8)
Through the analysis of primary source archival footage from TAMI’s online exhibit, When Texas Sa...
When Texas Saw Red: The Cold War Experience (Gr 3-5)
Through the analysis of primary source archival footage from TAMI’s online exhibit, When Texas Sa...
Wallace Rally in Fort Worth (1968)
KPRC-TV news segment capturing a campaign rally for third-party presidential candidate George Wallace in ...
Category - Waggoner Carr
Waggoner Carr, Misc.
A silent photo montage of Waggoner Carr, former Speaker of the Texas House and Texas Attorney General
Waggoner Carr at Cortez Hotel
Former Speaker of the Texas House and State Attorney General Waggoner Carr at the Cortez Hotel
Waggoner Carr and the Lubbock Democratic Primary Voting Process
Texas politician Waggoner Carr attends the Democratic Primary in Lubbock where he and other citizens cast...
Waggoner Carr Political Telecast for Attorney General (1960)
A political telecast by Waggoner Carr for his Attorney General campaign
Waggoner Carr Campaigns in El Paso (1966)
Waggoner Carr in El Paso during his U.S. Senate campaign in 1966
Waggoner Carr Outtakes
Outtake clips of former Speaker of the Texas House and State Attorney General Waggoner Carr
VISTA: Gadfly in the Ghetto
Government film about the Volunteers in Service to America program in New York City, established as part ...
Unidos en La Amistad (1969)
Film documenting the construction of the Amistad Dam, focusing on intergovernmental cooperation
Un Día de Honor (1968)
Film documenting the history and resolution of the Chazimal Dispute
U.S. and Mexico Sign Treaty for Mutual Use of Rivers’ Waters (1944)
Footage of the signing of the Water Treaty of 1944
U.S. and Mexico Settle Border Dispute
Newsreel footage shows Presidents Johnson and Ordaz settling a century old US-Mexican border dispute.
Tower Visits Eisenhower - John Tower Political Telecast (1961)
Former President Eisenhower gives his view on deficit spending
Tower Visits Eisenhower - John Tower Campaign Spot (1961)
Eisenhower endorses John Tower for U.S. Senate
Tower Visits Eisenhower - John Tower Political Telecast (1961)
Former President Eisenhower supports Republican John Tower’s bid for the U.S. Senate
This Is Our Country (1968)
1968 film of Lady Bird Johnson taking her last tour of the country as First Lady
The Will of Texans - Will Wilson Campaign Ads (1960)
A series of short ads produced for Wilson’s 1960 Attorney General re-election campaign
The Victor Black Collection - Reagan Political Rally (1984)
1984 home movie of a rally for President Ronald Reagan in Brownsville
The Tom Wright Collection - Election Results Coverage (1986)
Series of KFDM News live broadcast segments outlining the results of county, state, and national elections
The Tom Miller Story (1962)
A television tribute to former Austin Mayor, Tom Miller.
The Three Wills - Will Wilson Campaign Ads (1960)
Campaign advertisement about the life of Will Wilson
The Texas Experience - Miriam "Ma" Ferguson
Actor Susan Howard presents Miriam "Ma" Ferguson's bold stand against the Ku Klux Klan
The Texas Economic Development Council Collection - Ann Richards at the Texas Chamber of Commer...
Governor Ann Richards addresses the Texas Chamber of Commerce in Austin, stressing the partnership betwee...
The Roy Faires Collection, no. 53 - Lloyd Bentsen Press Conference (1988)
Unedited press conference with 1988 Democratic vice-presidential nominee Lloyd Bentsen
The Roy Faires Collection, no. 47 - Seventieth Texas Legislature (1987)
Unedited footage of a council meetings and the floor of the Texas House of Representatives
The Ross S. Sterling Collection, no. 7 - The 1928 Democratic Convention
Home movie scenes of the 1928 Democratic Nation Convention in Houston
The Ross S. Sterling Collection, no. 11 - Prominent Texans at Morgan’s Point
Home movie scenes of prominent Texas men posing for a photograph in Morgan’s Point
The Ross S. Sterling Collection, no. 1 - The 1928 Democratic Convention
Home movie scenes of the 1928 Democratic Nation Convention in Houston
The Ross S. Sterling Collection - Governor Sterling’s Inauguration (1931)
Home movie scenes of Governor Ross S. Sterling’s gubernatorial inauguration on January 20, 1931
The Rosenberg Library Collection - Maco Stewart Political Telecasts (1962)
Political telecasts for Stewart’s unsuccessful 1962 campaign for state senate
The Rosenberg Library Collection - Governor for a Day (1966)
Ceremony honoring acting governor A. R. “Babe” Schwartz
Category - The Ron and Joanna Clark Collection