Braden, George D., Papers 1971-1980


Braden, George D., Papers 1971-1980

The George D. Braden Papers,1971-1980, document the proceedings of and Braden’s research on the 1974 TexasConstitutional Convention through correspondence and printed material.


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Texas. Legislature (63rd : 1973) (corporateBody)

Braden, George D., 1914-2000 (person)

Legal scholar George D. Braden (1914-2000) was born in Indianapolis and grew up in Louisville, Kentucky. After attending Swathmore College, Braden graduated cum laude from Yale Law School in 1941. From 1941 to 1942, he worked as a law clerk for judges Sherman Minton and Charles Clark. Braden served as an Army officer during World War II and retired from the Army Reserve as a colonel in 1966. Specializing in constitutional law, Braden taught at Yale Law School from 1946 to 1951. Afte...

Texas. Constitutional Convention (1974) (corporateBody)

The convention was convened in January 1974 to attempt the revision and/or rewriting of the Texas Constitution. However, as with previous attempts, the proposals failed to achieve the necessary approval of two-thirds of the voters required for ratification. From the description of Collection, 1960-1975, 1973-1974. (Texas Tech University). WorldCat record id: 23105322 ...