Carl Albert Center Political Archives
Cindy Rosenthal, the mayor of Norman, Oklahoma, gave a tour of the Carl Albert Congressional Research and Studies Center. Mayor… read more
Cindy Rosenthal, the mayor of Norman, Oklahoma, gave a tour of the Carl Albert Congressional Research and Studies Center. Mayor Rosenthal showed the papers of several U.S. senators and congressmen and the presidential campaign of Oklahoma Governor “Alfalfa Bill” Murray as well as other memorabilia. Video clips were shown, including of Representative Helen Gahagan Douglas in the motion picture She. She also talked about the career of Speaker of the House Carl Albert and showed a replica of his office.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on April 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close
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