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Document Details


Title: Barbara Jordan
Local code: 84-89
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration. Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum
Collection: Lyndon Baines Johnson Library Oral History Collection
Description: First female black senator elected to the Texas State Senate; State Senator, Texas Senate, 1966-1972; U.S. Congresswoman, Texas, 1973-1978.
Extent: 12 pages
URL: http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/johnson/archives.hom/oralhistory.hom/JordanB/Jordan-b.PDF
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1984 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Jordan, Barbara, 1936-1996
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1936
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Congresswoman; Professor; Senator
Age at speaking: 48
Document location: Austin, TX
Document date: 28-Mar-1984
Interviewer: Hayes, Roland C.
People discussed: Johnson, Lyndon B.; Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973; LBJ; Lyndon Baines Johnson
Organizations discussed: U.S. Congress. House of Representatives; U.S. Congress. Senate; White House, Washington, DC
Locations discussed: District of Columbia; North America; Texas; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African American politicians; District of Columbia; Johnson, Lyndon B.; Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973; LBJ; Lyndon Baines Johnson; North America; Oral history; Texas; U.S. Congress. House of Representatives; U.S. Congress. Senate; United States; United States. Congress. Senate--History; United States--Politics and government--1963-1969; United States--Politics and government--1969-1974; United States--Politics and government--1974-1977; White House, Washington, DC; Women politicians
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0029924-33135