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William A. Black William Alexander Black
Full Name: William Alexander Black
Date of birth: November 8, 1867
Date of death: June 21, 1935

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 85 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 85 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
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Other Resources
  • William Alexander Black, former Indiana state senator, birth date 11/8/1867 in Indiana, death date 6/21/1935 in San Antonio, interment in Mission Burial Park South, in San Antonio. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Once Legislator, Wm. A. Black, Dead: Single Tax League Official Operation Victim," 6/22/1935, p. 12. Former representative from Bexar County, native of Indiana. San Antonio Express.
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - W.A. Black, postoffice San Antonio, nativity Indiana, age 63 (born circa 1858), 7 years in Texas, Secretary Single Tax League, member of former legislatures: 36th, Democrat. 36th Legislature (1919) - William A. Black. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William A. Black,36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William A. Black,37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 36th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Revenue and Taxation (Vice Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Common Carriers  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Affairs  

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