William Robert "Bob" Poage
Finding Aid (PDF) | Digital Collection
W. R. "Bob" Poage Personal Papers | PDF
Bob Poage first tasted public service when he was elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1924, where he served for four years. He left the political stage for a time but returned in 1931 when he was elected to the Texas Senate, serving there until 1936 when he was elected to his first term in the U. S. House of Representatives, where he served until his retirement in 1978.
This collection consists of 9 document boxes. 3.75 linear ft.