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Robert Harp Robert Allen Harp
Full Name: Robert Allen Harp
Date of birth: February 5, 1911
Date of death: February 24, 1987

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 121 Jan 10, 1939 - Sep 27, 1940 46th (1)   Democrat Kirkland / Childress   Childress, Cottle, Hall, Motley
(1) Harp resigned 9/27/1940. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch and photo, "Allen Harp Retires as City Attorney," 2/13/1977, pp. 1, 7. Age 66 in 1977. Elected state representative in 1938, marriage to Muriel Moore 7/21/1935, son Robert Allen Harp, Jr. Discusses Harp's teaching and legal career. Childress Index.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy, Lieutenant, World War II. Military grave marker, Robert Allen Harp. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Robert Allen Harp, birth date 2/5/1911, death date 2/24/1987, photo, interment in Childress Cemetery, Childress, Childress County. Find a Grave.
  • R.A. Harp, postoffice Kirkland, Childress County, age 28 in 1939 (born circa 1911), teacher. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Robert Harp, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Public Lands and Buildings  

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