Eulogy for Robert H Brandon III 2003 LSR

One of 218 poems in the series: Folder 2: Lone Star Ride, 2003 available on this site.

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The eulogy for Robert "Bob" Brandon the III written by event manager Janie Bush. Janie goes on to talk about their friendship and his contribution to Lone Star Ride. She shares testaments from other crew members and finishes with an account about what she placed in his casket and a quote by Maya Angelou about people choosing to make a difference.

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[2] p. : b&w ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. January 2003.

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This poem is part of the collection entitled: Lone Star Ride Collection and was provided by the UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 85 times. More information about this poem can be viewed below.

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The eulogy for Robert "Bob" Brandon the III written by event manager Janie Bush. Janie goes on to talk about their friendship and his contribution to Lone Star Ride. She shares testaments from other crew members and finishes with an account about what she placed in his casket and a quote by Maya Angelou about people choosing to make a difference.

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[2] p. : b&w ; 28 cm.

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The Lone Star Ride Fighting AIDS was an event that took place in Dallas, Fort Worth, and surrounding areas in September to raise funds for AIDS awareness, services, and research from 2001 through 2013. The collection includes documents, photographs, and videos related to the documentation and promotion of the Lone Star Ride.

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  • Preferred Citation: Lone Star Ride Collection (AR0824), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Lone Star Ride Collection

The Lone Star Ride Fighting AIDS was an event that took place in Dallas, Fort Worth, and surrounding areas in September to raise funds for AIDS awareness, services, and research from 2001 through 2013. The collection includes documents, photographs, and videos related to the documentation and promotion of the Lone Star Ride.

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Publications pertaining to issues relevant to the LGBT community. The collection includes The Dallas Voice, a weekly newspaper for the gay community in North Texas that has been published since 1984.

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  • January 2003

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  • Nov. 4, 2021, 9:07 a.m.

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  • N:32.955124, E:-96.676123, S: 32.593712, W:-97.467139

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Eulogy for Robert H Brandon III 2003 LSR, poem, January 2003; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1855054/: accessed March 4, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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