University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the James Winwright Flanagan Papers



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Flanagan, James Winwright
Title: Flanagan (James Winwright) Papers
Dates: 1872
Abstract: The James Winwright Flanagan Papers, 1872, consists of a speech made by Flanagan to the United States Senate on June 1, 1872.
Accession No.: 72-138
OCLC No.:
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

James Winwright Flanagan (1805-1887) was born in Gordonsville, Virginia and grew up in Henderson, Texas. He practiced law after passing the bar in 1825 and later served in the Texas House of Representatives (1851-52) and the Texas Senate (1855-1856). Flanagan was elected lieutenant governor of Texas in 1869 and served as a Republican in the U. S. Senate (1870-1875).

“Flanagan, James Winwright.” Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Accessed March 8, 2012.http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=F000186.


Scope and Contents

The James Winwright Flanagan Papers, 1872, consists of a speech made by Flanagan to the United States Senate on June 1, 1872.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Flanagan, James Winwright -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
United States. Congress. Senate -- History -- 19th century.
Republican Party (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century.
Subjects
Legislators -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Legislators -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Politics, Practical -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Places
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
Texas -- Politics and government -- 19th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Winwright Flanagan Papers, 1872, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Processed by Frances Rodgers, March 1975.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2D147 Speech in the United States Senate, June 1, 1872