Oral History Interview with L. DeWitt Hale, December 20, 1974

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Interview with Democratic representative and attorney L. DeWitt Hale, from Corpus Christi, Texas. In the interview, Hale reminisces and describes his experiences during his time serving as a member of the 1974 Texas Constitutional Convention. Hale also discusses his personal views concerning constitutional revisions, the Constitutional Revision Commission, the Joint Constitutional Convention Planning Committee, the Judiciary Committee, Price Daniel Jr., night-to-work provisions, and the failure of the Constitutional Convention.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: December 20, 1974
Partner(s):
UNT Oral History Program
Collection(s):
UNT Oral Histories
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Creator (Interviewer):
Marcello, Ronald E.

Dr. Ronald E. Marcello

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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 20, 1974
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1875 to December 20, 1974
Description:

Interview with Democratic representative and attorney L. DeWitt Hale, from Corpus Christi, Texas. In the interview, Hale reminisces and describes his experiences during his time serving as a member of the 1974 Texas Constitutional Convention. Hale also discusses his personal views concerning constitutional revisions, the Constitutional Revision Commission, the Joint Constitutional Convention Planning Committee, the Judiciary Committee, Price Daniel Jr., night-to-work provisions, and the failure of the Constitutional Convention.

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89 p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): oral histories | interviews | biographies | legislatures | legislations | reforms | Constitutional Revision Commission | Joint Constitutional Convention Planning Committee | Judiciary Committee
Partner:
UNT Oral History Program
Collection:
UNT Oral Histories
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Number 277
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth223623
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
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