Interviewee

Richard C. White

Interviewer

Terrie Cornell

Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee

Attorney, former U.S. Congressman, 16th District.

Summary of Interview

Family history; childhood; WWII combat experiences; political career (Texas House of Representatives, 1954-1958, U.S. House of Representatives, 16th Congressional District, 1964-1981); anecdotes about U.S. Presidents Johnson, Kennedy, Mexican Presidents Meteos López and Díaz Ordaz; his major Congressional accomplishments (Chamizal National Memorial; Border Highway, Casther Range, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Guadalupe Mountains National Park); Congressional trips and personal meetings with world leaders. A complete outline accompanies cover sheet.

Date of Interview

11-1995

Length of Interview

12 hours and 30 minutes

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Tape Number

No. 884

Interview Number

No. 884

Terms of Use

Unrestricted

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