Newspaper clipping headlined: "Clements orders prisons to open gates by Monday," May, 14, 1982
Newspaper clipping headlined: "Clements orders prisons to open gates by Monday," El Paso Times, May, 14, 1982. After Texas prisons closed due to overcrowding, Clements criticized the Texas Board of Corrections and ordered them to continue absorbing prisoners.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Clements, William P., 1917-2011Estelle, Ward James, Jr.Texas Prison SystemTexas. Board of Corrections
"Texas Governor Term 1, 1979-1982"
El Paso Times
Texas A&M University
Cushing Memorial Library and Archives
"William P. Clements Campaign Records, 1977-1989"
Cushing Memorial Library & Archives
Ruiz v Estelle
Clements Texas Papers