University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

T. G. Caraway Collection, 1937-1973 [bulk 1958-1968]



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Caraway, T. G.
Title: T. G. Caraway collection
Dates: 1937-1973,
Dates (Bulk): [bulk 1958-1968]
Abstract: Comprised of pamphlets, circulars, press releases, correspondence, newspapers, transcripts of interviews, and memorabilia, the T.G. Caraway Collection, 1937-1973 [bulk 1958-1968], documents the activities of the Texas Democratic Party and Democratic politicians during the 1960s.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02190
Extent: 1 linear foot
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Raised in Lubbock, political activist T.G. Caraway is an active member of the Texas Democratic Party, as well as an organizer of the Service Employees International Union, and co-host for the DOT, Democrats of Texas show.

Source:

Molidor, Lauren. "On the Record: T.G. Caraway." The Texas Blue. Last modified March 19, 2007. http://www.thetexasblue.com/record-t-g-caraway.


Scope and Contents

Comprised of pamphlets, circulars, press releases, correspondence, newspapers, transcripts of interviews, and memorabilia, the T.G. Caraway Collection, 1937-1973 [bulk 1958-1968], documents the activities of the Texas Democratic Party and Democratic politicians during the 1960s. The collection also contains papers relating to the political campaigns of Ralph W. Yarborough, Donald Yarborough, and Frances Farenthold, among others.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Caraway, T. G.
Farenthold, Frances (Frances Tarlton), 1926-
Yarborough, Donald, 1925-2009
Yarborough, Ralph Webster, 1903-1996
Corporate Names
Democratic Party (Tex.)
Subjects
Elections
Politics and government
Places
Texas

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

T. G. Caraway Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Accession Number(s)

1999-151

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Bethany Anderson, January 2011.

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center's "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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99-151/1 Pamphlets, circulars, press releases, correspondence, newspapers, interviews, and memorabilia, 1937-1973