Portrait of members of the Houston Negro Chamber of Commerce. Sitting, second from right, C. W. Hicks (waiter, Houston) ; third from right, Sam Payne (postman, Houston) ; fourth from right, L. H. Spivey, President (printer, Houston)
Wong, Martha, 1939-;
Texas--Politics and government;
Houston (Tex.)--Politics and government;
Asian Americans--Social conditions--Texas--Houston;
In 1993 Martha Wong was the first Asian American elected to the Houston City Council, and in 2003, she became the first Asian American woman elected to the Texas Legislature. In this interview, Martha answers questions about her career and her life...
Pictured: 1. Miss Kashmere High School ; 2. Miss Yates High School ; 3. Miss Worthing High School ; 4. Miss Wheatley High School ; 5. Miss Washington High School ; 6. Miss Carver High School ; 7. unidentified