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Harry D. Pruett Harry Douglas Pruett
Full Name: Harry Douglas Pruett, Sr.
Date of birth: August 19, 1885
Date of death: December 26, 1962

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 82-2 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Obituary, "Pruett Dead After Attack on Street, 12/26/1962, p. 1. Harry D. Pruett, Sr., member of 49th Legislature, "authored House Bill 21 which gave Austin the rights to its river bed and 153 acres of the Sand Beach Reserve." Austin Statesman.
  • Harry Douglas Pruett, birth date 8/19/1885, death date 12/26/1962, burial in Austin Memorial Park Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Harry D. Pruett, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 49th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Common Carriers  
    Contingent Expenses (Vice Chair) 
    Highways and Roads  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    State Affairs  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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