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The Resource Texas, her Texas : the life and times of Frances Goff, Nancy Beck Young and Lewis L. Gould ; preface by Ann W. Richards

Texas, her Texas : the life and times of Frances Goff, Nancy Beck Young and Lewis L. Gould ; preface by Ann W. Richards

Label
Texas, her Texas : the life and times of Frances Goff
Title
Texas, her Texas
Title remainder
the life and times of Frances Goff
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Beck Young and Lewis L. Gould ; preface by Ann W. Richards
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Texas, Her Texas is the fascinating story of Frances Goff and her three remarkable careers: in Texas government as legislative aide and State Budget Director; at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center; and as Director of the Bluebonnet Girls State Program of the American Legion Auxiliary. Based on Goff's personal papers and interviews with those who knew her, including former Texas Governor Ann Richards, the book provides inside glimpses of such leaders in
  • State politics as Coke Stevenson, Allan Shivers, and Richards herself. The fast-paced narrative also describes the founding and early years of M.D. Anderson and Goff's key role as an aide to Dr. R. Lee Clark in building this world-renowned cancer treatment facility
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 976.4/063/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CT275.G5527
LC item number
Y68 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Barker Texas History Center series
Series volume
no. 6
Label
Texas, her Texas : the life and times of Frances Goff, Nancy Beck Young and Lewis L. Gould ; preface by Ann W. Richards
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-215) and index
Control code
36066122
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 p.
Isbn
9780876111598
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96052778
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Texas, her Texas : the life and times of Frances Goff, Nancy Beck Young and Lewis L. Gould ; preface by Ann W. Richards
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-215) and index
Control code
36066122
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 p.
Isbn
9780876111598
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96052778
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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