KILGORE, Joe Madison, 1918-1999


Guide to Research Collections

University of Texas at Austin
Center for American History
Austin, TX
Papers: ca. 1952-1969, 48 feet.
The papers of Joe Madison Kilgore include correspondence, sound recordings, motion picture film reels, and photographs documenting his political career in the Texas State House of Representatives and in the U.S. House of Representatives. A major component of the collection consists of congressional files, primarily composed of correspondence, relating to national politics, current affairs, and Texas politics. The constituency files demonstrate the relationship between Kilgore and his district and describe his contact with individuals, concerning political and government issues. Additionally, the photographs depict many notable national political figures. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.

Papers: In the papers of George Christian, 1963-2002, 52 feet.
Persons represented include Joe Madison Kilgore.

Papers: In the papers of Lloyd M. Bentsen, Jr., Part 4, 1930-1994, 189 cubic feet.
Persons represented include Joe Madison Kilgore.