Letter from Representative Samuel Rayburn to John E. Fogarty


Title:
Letter from Representative Samuel Rayburn to John E. Fogarty
Creator:
United States. Congress. House
Rayburn, Samuel
Recipient:
Fogarty, John Edward, 1913-1967
Date:
25 September 1944
Description:
Samuel T. Rayburn (D-TX) (1882-1961) served in Congress from 1913 to 1961, and was Speaker of the House of Representatives for 17 years between 1940 and 1961 (he was House Minority Leader 1947-49 and 1953-55). He was known as a strong parliamentarian, and had a reputation for integrity and fairness. In this note, he praised Fogarty for his fine work during the 78th Congress.
Original Repository:
Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections at Providence College
Location:
Box: 11. Folder: 111
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Format:
Text
Extent:
1 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections at Providence College. 12898. URL. http://www.providence.edu/LIBRARY/spcol/
Legacy ID:
HRBBCB
NLM ID:
101743404X21
Profiles Collection:
The John E. Fogarty Papers
Story Section:
Early Career in Congress, 1941-1949