[Bryan and College Station, Texas: Texas A & M University and George Bush Library]

Description:

This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in College Station, TX and the nearby Bryan, TX. There are interviews, scenes, and consultation with local people. The film's opening shots show Texas A & M University's Stark Gallery and Kyle Field, a historical collection of firearms, the George Bush Library, and a golf course. The President CEO of the Bryan-College Station Chamber of Commerce, Royce Hickman, explains how the city of College Station got its name and where the term 'aggies' comes from, in relation to Texas A & M University. The next scenes cover: a local artist signing art pieces; the Carnegie Public Library; the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History; and the vineyards and restaurant of Messina Hof Winery and Resort.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT Media Library
Collection(s):
Texas Historical Television Footage
Usage:
Total Uses: 260
Past 30 days: 20
Yesterday: 2
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Brazos County - Bryan
Place
United States - Texas - Brazos County - College Station
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in College Station, TX and the nearby Bryan, TX. There are interviews, scenes, and consultation with local people. The film's opening shots show Texas A & M University's Stark Gallery and Kyle Field, a historical collection of firearms, the George Bush Library, and a golf course. The President CEO of the Bryan-College Station Chamber of Commerce, Royce Hickman, explains how the city of College Station got its name and where the term 'aggies' comes from, in relation to Texas A & M University. The next scenes cover: a local artist signing art pieces; the Carnegie Public Library; the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History; and the vineyards and restaurant of Messina Hof Winery and Resort.

Note:

Video interruption with test screens at 00:00:01, 00:29:50, and 01:01:24. Video ends at 01:18:09.
The program for which the films of the Texas Historical Television Footage collection were shot is not accessible, but the nature of the collection’s footage suggests it was intended for a public television show.

Physical Description:

1 video (109 min., 32 sec.) : sd., col.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): television clips | camera crews | Texas A and M University | Stark Art Gallery | Kyle Field | George Bush Library | golf courses | signed art | Carnegie Public Library | Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History | Messina Hof Winery and Resort | vineyards | chambers of commerce | aggies
Added Title: Bryan College Station, TX
Partner:
UNT Media Library
Collection:
Texas Historical Television Footage
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth194003
Resource Type: Video
Format: Video
Rights:
Access: Public