1935 House Rules Committee Investigation
Original Author: Harris & Ewing, photographer
Created: July 11, 1935
Medium: Glass-plate negative

1935 House Rules Committee Investigation

Members of the U.S. House of Representatives listen to testimony at a House Rules Committee hearing on July 11, 1935. The committee was investigating the methods used by government officials in fighting lobbyists. Seated from left to right are Edward Eugene Cox, of Georgia; John J. McSwain, of South Carolina; Howard W. Smith, of Virginia; and Lawrence Lewis, of Colorado—all Democrats.