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Title:Carl Walker

Photograph of Carl Walker sitting at a desk, reading a book. There are seals hanging on the wall behind him and a U.S. flag. Walker of Houston became the first negro in the south to be appointed an assistant United States District Attorney. A graduate of Texas Southern University Law School, his appointment in 1961 was to the southern district of Texas.

Local identification number: local-cont-no: frm-0007

Local identification number: ark: ark:/67531/metapth17412

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Walker, Carl | African American lawyers--Texas | Texas Southern University. School of Law | Persons--Texas | African Americans--Texas | Public prosecutors--Texas | United States, Texas, 31.9686, -99.9018
Collection:Building the African-American Community
Institution:Portal to Texas History
Contributors:Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum
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Persistent Link to Item:http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth17412/