OH 0051 | Oral History

OH 0051

PARKER, Walt (b. 1918)

Profession: builder, Farmer-rancher
Notable: member of Sixty-first Texas Legislature
Political Service: Texas House of Representatives
Political Party: Democrat
Builder, farmer-rancher, member of the Texas House of Representatives from Denton, Democrat. His experiences and personal views as a member of the Sixty-first Legislature. Biographical information; revenue legislation; influence of lobbyists; state minimum wage law; creation of new four-year colleges; committee appointments; changes in state sales tax exemptions; comments about Governor Preston Smith.

About this Oral History

Physical Description 31 pp.
Terms of Use Open
Interviewer(s) Ronald E. Marcello
Date of Interview February 4, 1970

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