BENTSEN, Lloyd Millard, Jr., 1921-2006

Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Broadcast Pioneers Library
University of Maryland Hornbake Library
College Park, MD
Papers: 8 audiotapes (1974-1975) in Westinghouse Broadcasting Company collection, 1945-1981.

Gerald R. Ford Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: 1974-1977. Correspondence and briefing papers. Finding aid.

Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
Austin, TX
Oral History: 10 pages.

University of Texas
Center for American History
Austin, TX
Papers: 1938-ongoing. Ca. 2500 feet. Correspondence, memoranda, scrapbooks, legislative research files, Federal Election Commission reports and other campaign records, telephone logs, calendars, staff files, constituent correspondence microfilm, photographs, video and audio tapes, memorabilia, and artifacts documenting congressional career, national and Texas politics, and the Bentsen family. Topics include Senate and Vice Presidential campaigns, Committee on Finance, economics, energy and trade issues, and tax and banking policy. Finding aid. Closed until retirement from public life. Contact repository for further information.

Oral History: 290 pages. Detailed transcripts of interviews (1989 September - 1990 June) focusing on significant issues with which he dealt in public office and the early years of his life. Restricted.