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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Material Located Off Site:

Material Located at Sid Richardson Hall:

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Gary A. Keith Robert C. Eckhardt Research Files, circa 1950s-2006



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Keith, Gary
Title: Gary A. Keith Robert C. Eckhardt Research Files,
Dates: circa 1950s-2006
Abstract: Dr. Gary A. Keith, Professor of Political Science at University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas, wrote a biography about Congressman Robert C. Eckhardt entitled, Eckhardt: There Once Was a Congressman from Texas. Collection contains material and notes used by Keith in preparation of his book on Congressman Eckhardt.
Accession No.: 2008-157
Extent: 2 feet, 5 inches; 44 audiocassettes
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Dr. Gary A. Keith is Assistant Professor of Political Science at University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas. He wrote a biography about Congressman Robert C. Eckhardt entitled, Eckhardt: There Once Was a Congressman from Texas.

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Scope and Contents

Collection contains material and notes used by Keith in preparation of his book on Congressman Robert C. Eckhardt. Research files are organized by topic and include facsimiles of original documents & photographs, clippings, research notes, original documents belonging to Eckhardt, ephemera, and other related material. Also included is correspondence with people who knew Eckhardt. There are 44 audiocassette tapes that contain interviews with those who knew Congressman Eckhardt, as well as interviews with Eckhardt himself.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use of audio material by appointment only; please contact sound archivist.

Use Restrictions

A portion of these papers is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Eckhardt, Bob.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Gary A. Keith Robert C. Eckhardt Research Files, circa 1950s-2006, the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Material Located Off Site:

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2008-157/1 ERA
Labor
Gun Control
School Desegregation
Black Community/Civil Rights
8th District
Energy
No-Fault Insurance
Railroads/Coal
Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations
Consumer Issues
Environmental Issues
Congressional Voting Records
Austin, Childhood
Family andAncestors
University of Texas
Office of Inter-American Affairs/Good Neighbor Commission
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2008-157/2 Eckhardt’s Writings, 1967-1980
Eckhardt Staff, 2002-2006
Eckhardt Photos
Bicycling
Articles about Eckhardt, 1970-2001
Charles Black, Tides of Power
Correspondence regarding Eckhardt biography, 1995-2006
Research Notes - Eckhardt Archives
Finding Aids, Indexes, Archives Notes
Lawyer Eckhardt and Texas Politics during the 1940s-1950s
Congressional Years (speeches, notes, articles, etc.)
State Legislature, 1959-1966
1966, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974 Elections
1976 Campaign
1978 Campaign
1980 Election
Notes from Ann Lower’s Files
Post 1980
Eckhardt Death/Memorial Service, 2001-2002

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Material Located at Sid Richardson Hall:

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2.325/E483 Typed Manuscript - Congressman Bob Eckhardt: Service to the Eighth District of Texas, Perspectives from the 96th Congress
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2.325/S101 Audiocassette Tapes:
Creekmore Faith (tapes 1-2), July 6, 1994
Bob Eckhardt, Creekmore & Adele Faith, June 10, 1994
Fred Schmidt, October 21, 1994
Ronnie Dugger, December 6, 1997
Jim Wright (tapes 1-2), July 12, 1996
Orissa Eckhardt Arend (damaged), undated
Tom Whatley (tape 1), June 30, 1994
Tom Whatley (tape 2)/Bob Eckhardt, June 23, 1994
Bob Eckhardt, September 8, 1994
Rosalind Eckhardt, August 23, 1994
KUT Eklektikos, November 5, 1996
Nadine Eckhardt/Hightower Radio, 1994
Nadine Eckhardt (tapes 1-2), October 27, 1997, November 10, 1997, November 24, 1997
Bob Eckhardt/Keith Ozmore (tapes 1-2), October 1995
Bob Eckhardt, July 7, 1994
Micro Audiocassette Tapes:
Ed Ball (tapes 1-3), May 28, 2004
Ben Barnes, December 6, 2004
Lynn Coleman, undated
Sam Dawson, 2004
Bob Eckhardt (tapes 1-7), 1994
Julya Kirkpatrick, July 13, 2002
Maury Maverick, March 6, 2002
Emily Mickler (tapes 1-2), June 6, 2003
Toby Moffett, April 27, 2004
Celia Morris (tapes 1-2), December 3, 2004
Jake Pickle, May 24, 1999
Mark Raabe and Peter Kinzler (tapes 1-2), February 27, 2002

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