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Emily Connor, left, and Bette Midler Ann Richards Memorial Garden in New York May 2014
Emily Conner, Bette Midler Courtesy photo
Holland Taylor as former governor Ann Richards in the Broadway play Ann.
Holland Taylor brought the late Gov. Ann Richards to life onstage. Photo by Ave Bonar
Emily Connor, from left, Liz Smith, NAME and Bette Midler.Ann Richards Memorial Garden in New York May 2014
Emily Conner, Liz Smith, Elizabeth Peabody, Bette Midler Courtesy photo
Ann Richards
The real Ann Richards at her best. Courtesy of Texas State Library and Archives Commission
Program Ann Richards Memorial Garden in New York May 2014
The program for the dedication. Courtesy photo