In this Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 photo, Bill Kroger, Baker Botts L.L.P. head of energy practice, browses through a folder containing correspondence between the law firm and president George H.W. Bush at the downtown office in Houston. Never-before published personal correspondence from George H.W. Bush in archives of Houston law firm Baker Botts capture a period in the late president’s life that’s often overshadowed by his political accomplishments: his career as a risk-taking entrepreneur who helped revolutionize the oil and gas industry in the Gulf of Mexico.
In this Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 photo, Bill Kroger, Baker Botts L.L.P. head of energy practice, browses through a folder containing correspondence between the law firm and president George H.W. Bush at the downtown office in Houston. Never-before published personal correspondence from George H.W. Bush in archives of Houston law firm Baker Botts capture a period in the late president’s life that’s often overshadowed by his political accomplishments: his career as a risk-taking entrepreneur who helped revolutionize the oil and gas industry in the Gulf of Mexico. Houston Chronicle via AP Godofredo A. Vasquez
In this Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 photo, Bill Kroger, Baker Botts L.L.P. head of energy practice, browses through a folder containing correspondence between the law firm and president George H.W. Bush at the downtown office in Houston. Never-before published personal correspondence from George H.W. Bush in archives of Houston law firm Baker Botts capture a period in the late president’s life that’s often overshadowed by his political accomplishments: his career as a risk-taking entrepreneur who helped revolutionize the oil and gas industry in the Gulf of Mexico. Houston Chronicle via AP Godofredo A. Vasquez

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Former fashion and food writer Madeleine Marr joined the Miami Herald in 2003. The native New Yorker's celebrity coverage includes features, interviews, events, red carpets, premieres, award ceremonies, style, news and gossip in the South Florida area and beyond.