University of Texas Arlington

Julianan Cowden Political Collection:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Cowden, Julianan
Title: Julianan Cowden Political Collection
Inclusive Dates: 1960-1975
Abstract: Julianan Cowden was district coordinator of the State Democratic Executive Committee from 1960 to 1968, delegate to the state Democratic conventions from 1960 to 1966, and a member of the Speaker's Committee of 100. This collection reflects Cowden's political involvement with the Democratic Party in Texas as district coordinator for John Connally's gubernatorial campaigns, as a member of the State Democratic Executive Committee, as a delegate to the State Democratic Conventions, and as a member of the Speaker's Committee of 100.
Identification: AR354
Extent: 2.5 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Biographical Note

Julianan Cowden was district coordinator of the State Democratic Executive Committee from 1960 to 1968, delegate to the state Democratic conventions from 1960 to 1966, and a member of the Speaker's Committee of 100. She also attended the National Democratic Convention in 1964.


Scope and Contents

Correspondence, financial documents, minutes, reports, newspaper clippings, news releases, campaign and convention materials, population data, and pamphlets. This collection reflects Cowden's political involvement with the Democratic Party in Texas as district coordinator for John Connally's gubernatorial campaigns, as a member of the State Democratic Executive Committee, as a delegate to the State Democratic Conventions, and as a member of the Speaker's Committee of 100.


 

Organization

The collection had no order when received. Material was placed in folders according to subject, and the folders were arranged in alphabetical order. Material within each folder was arranged chronologically.

Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.


Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Alternate Titles
Texas Political History Collection

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Julianan Cowden, 1977.

Citation

Julianan Cowden Political Collection, AR354, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Provenance

Gift. 1977.

Processing Information

The collection had no order when received.


Container List

 

Box Folder
1 1 American Income Life Insurance Company, 1972-1975
Speeches
2 Connally, John Campaign 1964 and 1968, 1963-1964, 1968
Biographical fact sheet, correspondence, pamphlets, photocopies of newspaper clippings, remarks, publicity bulletin, campaign kit, personal invitations, campaign conference events list, record of achievement, "Favorite Son" campaign material, addresses, member lists, notes, bumper stickers.
3 Democratic National Committee, 1965-1967
Capital Capsule, right wing radio material, letter, The Democrat, news release, "Democratic Woman's Day" material.
4 Democratic National Convention, 1968
Correspondence, The Democrat, minutes, demo-reprints of newspaper articles, quota information, photocopies of newspaper clippings, schedule, program, open convention guide, fair play rule, reports, testimony representing the Commission on the Democratic Selection of Presidential Nominees, address, notes.
5 Democratic National Convention, 1968
Printed material: booklets, pamphlets, newspaper, The Democrat.
6 Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, 1965
Education Act, news release to Congress.
7 Johnson-Humphrey Campaign Material, 1968
Pamphlets, newsletter, letter.
8 Miller, William E., undated
Editorial comments and inconsistencies of William E. Miller.
9 Miscellaneous, 1961, 1965
Correspondence, photocopies of newspaper clippings, interim report, analysis of counties passing JBC resolution, bumper stickers, death announcement of Mrs. Connally's father.
10 Population Data, 1960, 1970
Population data on representative, legislative and congressional districts, census, population comparisons, maps.
11 Precinct Convention Material, undated
District coordinators information and resolutions.
12 Rapoport, Bernard, 1967-1976
Speeches, photocopies of newspaper clippings, 1970 Labor Day program.
13 "Right-Wing" Extremism, 1964
Goldwater Either/Or: A Self-Portrait Based Upon His Own Words, Congressional Record, a goldwater primer, campaign memorandum (64-11, 64-13), photocopies of newspaper clippings, letter, pamphlet.
Box Folder
2 1 Second Annual Presidential Ball of the Southwest, 1967
Letter, reservation list.
2 Speaker's Committee of 100, undated
Pamphlet, remarks, introductory material, membership roster.
3 Speaker's Committee of 100, Committee on Duties, Responsibilities and Compensation, 1970
Membership roster, committee assignments.
4 Speaker's Committee of 100, Committee on Internal Security, 1970
FBI Bulletin, correspondence, memorandum, agenda, policy, report.
5 Speaker's Committee of 100, Subcommittee Reports, 1971
Reports.
6 Speaker's Committee of 100, Task Force Reports, 1971
Reports.
7 State Citation Art Exhibition, 1964
Announcements, letter.
8 State Democratic Executive Committee, 1960-1961
Maps, membership roster, cash receipts statements, proposed budgets, quotas, correspondence, news release, news articles reprint, memorandum, Watchers, bank deposits for Connally Barbeque, invitations, photocopies of newspaper clippings, notes.
9 State Democratic Executive Committee, 1962-1965
Quotas, accounting records, correspondence, photocopies of newspaper clippings, telegrams, invitations, minutes, list of democratic convention votes, The Economic Opportunity Act of 1964, recommendations for committees, Waggoner Carr biographical sketch, interim report, L. G. Ballard, D. O. biographical data, news release, addresses, application to place name on primary ballot, budget.
10 State Democratic Executive Committee, 1966-1967
Crawford Martin campaign material, telegrams, pamphlets, minutes, announcements, notes, correspondence, photocopies of newspaper clippings, news releases, itinerary, Crawford Martin's biographical data and record, Spears' record, tabulation of votes from state and district races in Texas, memorandum, schedules, maps, June 4, 1966 democratic primary runoff, The Young Texan Resource Panel information, Eugene Locke pamphlet.
Box Folder
3 1 State Democratic Executive Committee, 1968-1970, 1976
Bulletin, correspondence, minutes, invitations, photocopies of newspaper clippings, quotas, reports, schedules, membership roster, Bob Armstrong pamphlet, tabulation of votes, convention information, bumper sticker, agenda.
2 State Democratic Executive Committee, Tabulation of Votes, May 4, 1968, June 1, 1968
Map, bumper sticker, votes for positions and referendums.
3 State Senatorial District 12, 1968
Chairmen list for democrats, invitation, quota, hotel assignments.
4 Texas Inaugural Program, 1969
5 Texas State Democratic Convention, 1962, 1964, 1970, 1974
Pamphlets, photocopies of newspaper clippings, 1964, 1970 and 1974 programs.