Nancy Palm, December 16, 1974. Interview A-0194. |
Republican County Chairperson Describes the Evolution of the Republican Party in Texas: Nancy Palm was the chairperson of the Republican Party in Harris County, Texas, during the 1960s and 1970s. She describes her own transition from liberal to conservative in the 1950s, the importance of political organization to the evolution of the Republican Party in Texas, her perception of women's liberation, and the role of such politicians as John G. Tower, John Connally, George Bush, and Richard Nixon in the rise of southern conservatism.
Interviewee: Nancy Palm Interviewer: Jack Bass, Walter DeVries
Duration: 00:58:08 Annotated Excerpts: Listen to and read all 5 excerpts.