University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the L. O. Doyle Papers, 1914-1916



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Doyle, L. O.
Title: Doyle, L. O., Papers
Dates: 1914-1916
Abstract: Notes and correspondence compose the L. O. Doyle Papers, 1914-1916, documenting the 1914 and 1916 Texas congressional elections.
Extent: 16 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

L. O. Doyle collected materials pertaining to Texas congressional elections in 1914 and 1916, specifically the political campaigns of Robert Lee Henry (1864-1931) and Sam R. Scott.


Scope and Contents

Notes and correspondence compose the L. O. Doyle Papers, 1914-1916, documenting the 1914 and 1916 Texas congressional elections. Correspondence concerns the political campaigns of Robert Lee Henry and Sam R. Scott, and the latter’s stance on prohibition. Notes relate to Henry’s stance on prohibition and other political issues as well as voting patterns in various congressional districts.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Doyle, L. O. -- Archives.
Henry, Robert Lee, 1864-1931.
Scott, Samuel R.
Subjects
Elections -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Prohibition -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Places
Texas -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

L. O. Doyle Papers, 1914-1916, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

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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2D66 L. O. Doyle Papers, 1914-1916