SEARCH
Filter by:
Audio
Video

 

Gubernatorial [Democratic Primary] Campaign Speech re: water policy

  • Normal
  • Large video
  • Large content
  • Full video
"rtmpconf":{ type:"flv", file:"rtmp://streaming.lib.utexas.edu/cah/mp4:bcahdv/dv_00079", baseUrl:wgScriptPath + "/extensions/player/", streamServer:'streamserver.ufm.edu/vod', width:"480", height:"360", config:{ showBrowserControls:false }, poster:"/index.php?action=ajax%26rs=importImage%26rsargs[]=Dv 00079 preplay.jpg%26rsargs[]=480", controls:{ _timerStyle:"sides" } }
Search
Terms:
 
 
 
Table of contents 
  •  Title card: Ralph W. Yarborough for Governor 
  •  Ralph Yarborough addresses Texas voters
     
  •  "A governor of Texas has many problems, but right now I want to talk to you about only one of them. I refer to the problem of water."
     
  •  Map: Average Annual Runoff of Texas Streams
     
  •  "And I will put a stop to the state's obstructionist tactics against the federal government's offer to help solve the Texas water problems."
     
  •  Title card: Vote for Ralph W. Yarborough -Democrat- For Governor July 24
     
 
Mark Video Segment:
begin
end
play
[Hide]Copy and paste this link to an email or instant message.
[Hide]Right click this link and add to bookmarks

Metadata

Title:Gubernatorial [Democratic Primary] Campaign Speech re: water policy
Identifier:dv_00079
Description:Campaign advertisement for the July 24, 1954 Texas Democratic Primary. Yarborough talks about water supply and conservation problems in Texas, and outlines a three-point solution using a series of dams, based on a plan he implemented in Austin while serving on the Lower Colorado River Authority. Black and white picture with sound.
Country:United States
State:Texas
City:Austin
Date:1954
Location:2/Film C
Source:Yarborough (Ralph W.) Papers
Contributor: 
Language:en
PublisherDolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights:Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Original Format:black-and-white film, 16mm