University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Richard Walker Bolling Collection, undated



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bolling, Richard, 1916-1991
Title: Richard Walker Bolling Collection
Dates: undated
Abstract: A typescript of Bolling’s “The House,” comprises the Richard Walker Bolling Collection, 1850-1868, documenting the U.S. House of Representatives in which he served.
Accession No.: 2011-208
OCLC No.:
Extent: 1/4 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Richard Walker Bolling (1916-1991) was born in New York City and graduated from the University of the South with a B.A. (1937) and M.A. (1939). Residing in Kansas City, Missouri, Bolling represented Missouri’s fifth congressional district as a Democratic Congressman in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1949 to 1983.

Source: “Richard Walker Bolling.” Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Accessed August 4, 2011. http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=B000605.


Scope and Contents

A typescript of Bolling’s “The House,” comprises the Richard Walker Bolling Collection, undated, documenting the U.S. House of Representatives in which he served, his belief in the failure of leadership, and his avenues of reform.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Bolling, Richard, 1916-1991 -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
United States. Congress. House -- History -- 20th century.
Places
United States --History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Richard Walker Bolling Collection, undated, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Evan Usler, August 2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4B414 Typescript undated