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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Robert L. Hardgrave Collection, 1952-1956



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hardgrave, Robert L.
Title: Robert L. Hardgrave Collection
Dates: 1952-1956
Abstract: The Robert L. Hardgrave Collection, 1952-1956, consists of six letters received by Hardgrave from Texas Governors Allan Shivers and Price Daniel, as well as Speaker of the House Sam Rayburn.
Accession No.: 2009-223
Extent: 6 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Robert L. Hardgrave is the Louann and Larry Temple Centennial Professor Emeritus in the Humanities at the University of Texas at Austin, specializing in the domestic and international politics of South Asia. Hardgrave grew up in West Texas and attended UT for his Bachelors Degree and the University of Chicago for his Masters Degree and Doctorate in Political Science. He taught at Oberlin College in 1966 before leaving to teach at UT from 1967 until his retirement in 2001.

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Scope and Contents

The Robert L. Hardgrave Collection, 1952-1956, consists of six letters received by Hardgrave from Texas Governors, Allan Shivers and Price Daniel, as well as Speaker of the House, Sam Rayburn. In the letters, all three men respond to Hardgrave’s inquiries regarding career advice, an autograph request, the McCarthy censure debate, and employment opportunities.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Hardgrave, Robert L.
Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961.
Shivers, Allan, 1907-1985.
Daniel, Price.
Subjects (Organizations)
United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee to Study Censure Charges.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert L. Hardgrave Collection, 1952-1956, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Megan Mummey, August 2009.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/G139a Letters received by Hardgrave from Rayburn, Shivers, and Daniel, 1952-1956

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