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Evans Legislative Service Newsletter Collection:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Evans Legislative Service
Title: Evans Legislative Service Newsletter Collection
Dates: 1948-1949
Abstract: The Evans Legislative Service was a pro-labor Texas organization that published a newsletter of the same name that covered court rulings and legislative topics, especially as they pertained to labor issues. This collection consists of the Evans Legislative Service from 1948 to 1949. It was begun by Roger Q. Evans, a Democrat, who served as a Texas State Representative from 1941-1949.
Identification: AR178
Extent: 1 box (0.06 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries

Historical Note

The Evans Legislative Service was the newsletter of the pro-labor organization of the same name, compiled by Roger Quincy Evans (1892-1965) while he served as a Texas Legislator. The newsletter covered court rulings and legislative topics, especially as they pertained to labor issues.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of periodicals of the Evans Legislative Service from 1948 to 1949.


Organization

Newsletters are arranged in chronological order in 1 folder.

Restrictions

Access

Open for research.


Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
Evans, Roger Q. (Roger Qunicy), 1892-1965--Archives.
Organizations
Evans Leglislative Service--Records and correspondence.
Subjects
Newsletters--Labor unions--Political activity--Texas--Sources.
Legislators--Labor unions--Texas--History--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas labor Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

Evans Legislative Service Newsletter Collection, AR178, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Gift.

Processing Information

The retrospective updating and conversion of this finding aid was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications & Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Special Collections “Documenting Democracy: Access to Historical Records” project, 2014-2015.


Container List

Box Folder
1 1 Newsletter, September 18, 1948 - March 7, 1949