Three Golfers-Troy Greaves, Jack Watts, T.A. Parker

Three Golfers-Troy Greaves, Jack Watts, T.A. Parker

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of three male golfers. Photograph of Troy Greaves, Jack Watts, and T.A. Parker holding golf balls.
Contributing Partner: Clark Hotel Museum
Audrey Synder and Jack Watts with Golf Trophies

Audrey Synder and Jack Watts with Golf Trophies

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of man and woman with golf trophies. Photograph of Audrey Snyder and Jack Watts holding golf trophies
Contributing Partner: Clark Hotel Museum
Heritage, Volume 04, 2007

Heritage, Volume 04, 2007

Date: 2007
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Contributing Partner: Texas Historical Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Penick - Country Club Golf

Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Penick - Country Club Golf

Date: June 3, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of a woman standing in a garden.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Penick - Country Club Golf

Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Penick - Country Club Golf

Date: June 3, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of three people standing in front of a building. Harvey Penick was a professional golfer and golf coach at The University of Texas at Austin from 1931-1963. He was head pro golfer at The Austin Country Club from 1923-1973.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Country Club, Taylor, Texas

Country Club, Taylor, Texas

Date: 192?
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Taylor Country Club, a private golfing club in the south hills of Taylor, Texas. The club house has a dining room and dressing rooms upstairs.
Contributing Partner: Taylor Public Library
Unidentified Man Golfing

Unidentified Man Golfing

Date: August 23, 1940
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: An unidentified man is photographed in a golf pose after his follow-through.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
[Bryan and College Station, Texas: Texas A & M University and George Bush Library]

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

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
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.
Contributing Partner: UNT Media Library
[Pampa, Texas: "Hang your hat at the top of Texas!"]

[Pampa, Texas: "Hang your hat at the top of Texas!"]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Pampa, Texas. The footage includes photos of Woody Guthrie, panoramas of the local landscape, recreational areas, a cowboy reciting lines to the camera, and a cook-out at a ranch house. First, the camera crew films old photographs of Woody Guthrie and Harris Drugs at a local museum. Then footage of park, residential, and ranch lands is shot. At a park, groups of people have a picnic, and children play soccer and on swingsets. Two women birdwatch and walk along a forest trail. In a suburban neighborhood, filming covers a couple walking a dog, a postwoman delivering mail, and the exterior of a Presbyterian church. Men are filmed at a golf course on a driving range, using golf carts, and putting. Panoramic footage of open plains includes cattle, a wheat field, and an overcast sky. A cowboy on horseback delivers multiple takes of the phrases: “While you visit, hang your hat at the top of Texas,” and “Pampa, the real Texas.” Last, the camera crew films a group of people cooking and eating outdoors near a covered wagon, at a ranch house.
Contributing Partner: UNT Media Library
[Grand Prairie, Texas: Watersports, Horseracing, and Flea Market]

[Grand Prairie, Texas: Watersports, Horseracing, and Flea Market]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Grand Prairie, Texas. In the film, a group of men play golf, and then they are asked by the crew filming them to discuss the game over sandwiches. Groups of people play recreational watersports at Joe Pool Lake, including: parasailing, fishing, boating on PWCs (personal watercraft), motorboats, and fishing boats. The next scenes cover Louis Tussaud's Palace of Wax, horseracing at Lone Star Park, and the flea market at Traders Village. Other notable images include a wild skunk on the golf course and the freeway near the Belt Line Rd. exit.
Contributing Partner: UNT Media Library
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