[News Clip: Worker dies at Santa's statue]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.

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1 film (1 min., 3 sec.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) December 10, 1953.

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This video is part of the collection entitled: KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 15553 times , with 12 in the last month . More information about this video can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: Worker dies at Santa's statue]
  • Series Title: NBC News Clips

Description

Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.

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1 film (1 min., 3 sec.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

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  • Preferred Citation: NBC 5/KXAS Television News Collection (AR0776), University of North Texas Special Collections

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KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection

This collection contains photographs, video, and scripts from news stories produced by the KXAS-NBC 5 station during its early years.

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  • December 10, 1953

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  • May 28, 2017, 10:20 p.m.

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  • June 18, 2018, 5:17 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Worker dies at Santa's statue], video, December 10, 1953; Fort Worth, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc977057/: accessed August 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.