University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the T.G. Caraway Collection, 1937-1973 [bulk 1958-1968]



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Caraway, T.G.
Title: Caraway, T.G., Collection
Dates: 1937-1973 [bulk 1958-1968]
Abstract: Comprised of pamphlets, circulars, press releases, correspondence, newspapers, transcripts of interviews, and memorabilia, the T.G. Caraway Collection, 1937-1973 [bulk 1958-1968], documents the activities of the Texas Democratic Party and Democratic politicians during the 1960s.
Accession No.: 99-151
Extent: 1 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Raised in Lubbock, political activist T.G. Caraway is an active member of the Texas Democratic Party, as well as an organizer of the Service Employees International Union, and co-host for the DOT, Democrats of Texas show.

Source:

Molidor, Lauren. "On the Record: T.G. Caraway." The Texas Blue. Last modified March 19, 2007. http://www.thetexasblue.com/record-t-g-caraway.


Scope and Contents

Comprised of pamphlets, circulars, press releases, correspondence, newspapers, transcripts of interviews, and memorabilia, the T.G. Caraway Collection, 1937-1973 [bulk 1958-1968], documents the activities of the Texas Democratic Party and Democratic politicians during the 1960s. The collection also contains papers relating to the political campaigns of Ralph W. Yarborough, Donald Yarborough, and Frances Farenthold, among others.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

This collection is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Caraway, T.G. -- Archives
Farenthold, Frances, b. 1926
Yarborough, Donald, 1925-2009
Yarborough, Ralph W., 1903-1996
Subjects (Organizations)
Democratic Party (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century
Subjects
Elections -- Texas -- History -- 20th century
Places
Texas -- Politics and government -- 20th century

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

T.G. Caraway Collection, 1937-1973 [bulk 1958-1968], Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Bethany Anderson, January 2011.

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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99-151/1 Pamphlets, circulars, press releases, correspondence, newspapers, interviews, and memorabilia, 1937-1973