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New Photograph Collection Open!

We are excited to announce that a new photograph … [Read More...]

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Two Poets on Congress

by Ray Smock April is National Poetry Month and … [Read More...]

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27th D.B. Hardeman Prize Goes to “The American Senate”

The Byrd Center is pleased to pass along the … [Read More...]

Official White House photograph of President Lyndon Johnson meeting with congressional leaders in the cabinet in February 1965.  Image courtesy of the Carl Albert Center Congressional Archives, University of Oklahoma. Used with permission.

The “Great Society Congress” – A New Digital Exhibit

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