The signing of bill 419 by Governor Preston Smith creating Tyler State College. Standing left to right: Regent H.J McKenzie, 1st Chairman; representative Billy Williamson, House sponsor; Bill Bass, Van Zant County, Co- Sponsor; Ed Howard, Texarkana, Co-Sponsor; Lindley Beckworth, Senate Sponsor.
Date of Publication
Account, Archives, "Bill 419 Signing" (1971). Photographs. 243.
James Stewart, Tyler State College, Bill Signing