The Speaker and the Presidents

Feb 15 2020 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

890 West State Highway 56
Bonham  Texas  75418

This new Presidents' Day event highlights Sam Rayburn's work with several U.S. Presidents as Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives: Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and John F. Kennedy. During the event, join us for a free event themed tour of the Rayburn family's historic home, refreshments, and presidential history from 1940-1961.

Photo Gallery

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  • Signed Photograph of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to Speaker Rayburn. Image courtesy of the Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.