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W. R. Poage Legislative Library

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Address: One Bear Place #97153, Waco, TX 76798
Phone Number: 254-710-3540
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Description: W.R. Poage Legislative Library currently houses the papers of twelve...
W.R. Poage Legislative Library currently houses the papers of twelve former members of Congress, six Texas legislators, five judges, an editorial cartoon collection, extremist organizations' materials, one Lieutenant Governor's papers, and records of the McLennan County Democratic Party. In addition, the library contains a map collection, an extensive campaign materials collection, and a 20,000 volume book collection focusing on Congress, political history, and areas of public policy.
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One of many must visit places on Baylor campus. Check the hours it is open. They are very helpful and explain the collections.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 15, 2012
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

One of many must visit places on Baylor campus. Check the hours it is open. They are very helpful and explain the collections.

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Thank you so much for the kind words! We hope you will visit again soon - we always have interesting and educational exhibits on display. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

There are often small traveling exhibits that shouldn't be missed!

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