Yellow dogs and Republicans : Allan Shivers and Texas two-party politics /
|Author / Creator:||Dobbs, Ricky F.|
|Imprint:||College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2005.|
|Description:||1 online resource (xii, 194 pages) : illustrations|
|Subject:||Shivers, Allan, -- 1907-1985.|
Shivers, Allan, -- 1907-1985.
Governors -- Texas -- Biography.
Political parties -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Historical.
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- General.
Politics and government
Texas -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
Texas -- Politics and government -- 1951-
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11170438|
|Summary:||Texas' governor from 1949-1957, Democrat Allan Shivers wielded great influence in the state's transition from the -Solid South, - leading it into Eisenhower's column. Dobbs traces Shivers's career from his college days through his role after leaving the governor's mansion.|
|Physical Description:||1 online resource (xii, 194 pages) : illustrations|
|Format:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Bibliography:||Includes bibliographical references and index.|