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Barbara Jordan: The Great Texas Orator

As the first African-American woman elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from the deep South, Barbara Jordan faced adversity…

Barbara Jordan Remembered

With her passing in 1996, Barbara Jordan became the first African American to be buried in the Texas State Cemetery…

Memorable Quotes from Barbara Jordan

Barbara Jordan’s booming voice and unparalleled oratorical skills cemented her place among the great speakers of our history. Known for…
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