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Jim Wright Jim Wright
Full Name: James Claude "Jim" Wright, Jr.
Date of birth: December 22, 1922
Date of death: May 6, 2015

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 103 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Weatherford / Parker   Parker
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 57th Legislature, R.S., HSR 557. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 59th Legislature, R.S., SR 238. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 84th Legislature, R.S., HR 2751. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • WRIGHT, James Claude, Jr. (1922-2015). Representative, Majority Leader, TX; Speaker of the House, US. Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress 1774-Present.
  • Photos and biographical sketch, Profiles in Power: Twentieth-Century Texans in Washington, 2004.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Jim Wright, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 50th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Highways and Roads  

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