On March 3, 2016, the Chet Edwards papers were officially opened with a ceremony attended by former Edwards staffers, family and friends. To hear Edwards' remarks from the event, click the link below. The audio was captured by Carlos Morales of NPR station KWBU.
Local media representatives were on-hand for the occasion and filed the following reports.
The Waco Tribune-Herald
Newly opened archives of former U.S. Rep. Chet Edwards show local focus, bipartisanship (March 4, 2016)
Former U.S. Representative Chet Edwards' Congressional Papers Now at Baylor (March 3, 2016)
Behind the Story: The Chet Edwards Congressional Papers (March 4, 2016)
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC)
Former U.S. Representative Honored at Baylor, Discusses Election (March 3, 2016)
KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS)
Former U.S. Rep. Chet Edwards donates papers to Baylor (March 3, 2016)
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