Oklahoma Congressman Frank Lucas chaired the Agriculture Committee for two terms. In the portrait marking his service, he stands on the committee hearing room’s balcony, a frequent setting for chairmen’s portraits. Less common is the bright orange Oklahoma State University tie that alumnus Lucas sports.
History, Art & Archives, U.S. House of Representatives, “Frank D. Lucas,” https://history.house.gov/Collection/Listing/2015/2015-104-000/ (January 25, 2021)
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