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Robert Emmett Morse Robert Emmett Morse
Full Name: Robert Emmett Morse
Date of birth: April 8, 1896
Date of death: August 19, 1957

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 19-4 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 19-4 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 19-4 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Houston / Harris Speaker   Harris
H 19-4 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939 45th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 19-4 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 19-4 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 19-4 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 19-4 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 19-4 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
(1) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 55th Legislature, 1st C.S., HSR 15. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • 55th Speaker of the House of Representatives: Robert Emmett Morse. Photo and biographical sketch. Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2016, 2016.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, First Lieutenant, World War I. Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2016, 2016.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2006
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 40th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 46th Legislature, Speakers of the Texas House of Representatives
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert Emmett Morse, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 40th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 41st session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 43rd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 44th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 45th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 47th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    44th R.S. - 1935
    House Bill 8 Irregularities, Special  
    43rd R.S. - 1933
    Banks and Banking  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Rules  
    State Affairs  
    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Rules  
    State Affairs (Chair) 
    41st R.S. - 1929
    Banks and Banking  
    Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    40th R.S. - 1927
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Lobbying Activities, Investigation  
    Military Affairs  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    State Affairs  
     

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