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Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 3


Winegarten discusses the importance of women in the auxiliary units and Colonel Hobbys roles during World War II. Oveta was honored for her service and later appointment to the presidential cabinet, the second woman to ever hold that position. She became the secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare during the time of the polio vaccine’s approval, which Winegarten discusses with viewers. Lastly, she discusses the legacy of Oveta Culp Hobby.

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