Bob Long

Robert J. Long

Full Name: Robert J. "Bob" Long
Date of birth: October 27, 1904
Date of death: January 24, 1982

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 111-1 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Wichita Falls / Wichita   Wichita
H 111-1 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Wichita Falls / Wichita   Wichita
H 111-1 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Wichita Falls / Wichita   Wichita

(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

Selected Newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 2/27/1929, sec. 2, p. 4. Houston Post-Dispatch.
  • Memorial, February 1983, p. 266. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, World War II, stationed at Camp Roberts, CA. Memorial, February 1983, p. 266. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Robert J. "Bob" Long, birth date 10/27/1904, death date 1/24/1982, burial in Austin Memorial Park Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Find a Grave.

Photographs

  • Photograph. Bob Long, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bob Long, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.J. (Bob) Long, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

43rd R.S. - 1933
Oil, Gas, and Mining (Chair) 
Public Lands and Buildings  
Selling of State Jobs, Investigate Alleged  
42nd R.S. - 1931
Commerce and Manufactures (Vice Chair) 
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
41st R.S. - 1929
Commerce and Manufactures  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Oil and Gas Leases, Investigate  
Public Health  

This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.