Contains 1 Collection or Record:
Item — Box: 16-17
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series includes materials related to Hammond's political career in Fort Worth and to his enduring interest in local and state politics. The bulk of the documents are dated from 1935-1938, when Hammond served as city councilman and mayor of Fort Worth. Materials reflect the issues and concerns at the center of his political career such as jail reform, crime prevention, and machine politics. Some of the items, including his writings, speeches, and newspaper clippings, also reflect the...