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Agricultural and Mechanical College, Visit - 16th R.S. (1879)

Committee Members
John W. Moore, Co-Chair
Marion DeKalb Taylor, Co-Chair
Astyanax M. Douglass
James Brock Henderson
Andrew McCormick
Charges
• Visit the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas, and the colored college near Hempstead, and carefully examine its present condition and the manner in which it is conducted, and report to their respective branches of the Legislature, making suggestions as they may deem necessary.

Note:
House members appointed 2/27/1879, pursuant to concurrent resolution by Henderson of Smith (House Journal, 16th R.S., pp. 549-552, 565, 675-677).
Senators Moore and McCormick appointed 2/27/1879, pursuant to House concurrent resolution; Moore listed as Chairman of Senate committee in report 3/8/1879 (Senate Journal, 16th R.S., pp. 401, 509-511). See also, Senate Committee on Agricultural and Mechanical College, Consider Report of the Joint Committee Appointed to Visit.

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