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[News Clip: Final Day]

Description: Video footage from the NBC 5/KXAS station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about the execution of Texas inmate Karla Faye Tucker through the battle for appeal from one of her attorneys David Botsford and his secretary Stephanie O'Connor. This story was produced for the 10:00 P.M. news broadcast.
Date: 1998-02-05T22:00:00
Creator: KXAS (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[Governor Bill Clements, Signing]

Description: Photograph of Governor Bill Clements signing a declaration to change the name of North Texas State University to University of North Texas in Austin. He looks toward the camera with several others posing behind him.
Date: August 12, 1987
Item Type: Photograph

[News Clip: Jail Standards]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Jim Douglas, about overpopulation in jails. The footage shows committee meetings, jails, as well as an interview clip with Judge Mike Moncrief. The story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: December 3, 1986
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[News Clip: Jail Standards(1)]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Jim Douglas about jail overcrowding in Tarrant County. The footage features interviews with County Judge Mike Moncief and Roy English. The story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: December 3, 1986
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[Political cartoon of Jerry Falwell]

Description: This document includes a political cartoon featuring Jerry Falwell, published in the Austin American-Statesman. The cartoon depicts Falwell in pajamas praying at his bed. "Jerry Falwell" is written on the headboard of the bed; a portrait of Falwell hangs above the headboard. A lamp, a Mickey Mouse doll, and a copy of the Bible are on the nightstand beside the bed. The cartoon's caption (Falwell's prayer) reads, "We thank thee for the gifts of thy bountiful herpes and thine blessed AIDS, O, Lord...Now send us something for all the other weirdos." To the right of the kneeling Falwell, the speech balloon of a character with an elongated nose reads, "Our cup runneth over". An unknown artist's signature is included in the upper right of the cartoon. "19 July 83- Austin American Statesman - Falwell" is printed vertically to the right of the cartoon. The following is printed below the cartoon: "Please return this cartoon to the Dallas Gay/Lesbian Historic Archives. 6146 St. Moritz, Dallas, Texas 75214".
Date: July 19, 1983
Creator: Austin American-Statesman
Item Type: Artwork

[21.06 Trial]

Description: Photograph of Jim Barber (left), Don Baker (middle) and Bill Nelson (right) seated behind a table during the 21.06 trial in 1982. Unidentified persons are visible from the back, in the foreground.
Date: 1982
Item Type: Photograph

["November 22, 1963" by Sarah T. Hughes, with Lyndon B. Johnson first day of issue cover]

Description: Typescript by United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes recounting her experiences on November 22, 1963, following President John F. Kennedy's assassination in Dallas. Judge Hughes describes the scene aboard Air Force One at Love Field as she administered the presidential oath of office to Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson. She concludes by expressing her confidence in President Johnson's character and his ability to lead the country in the aftermath of the assassination. In addition to Judge Hughes's narrative, the first page of the typescript serves as a first day of issue cover of a United States postage stamp featuring Lyndon B. Johnson, first authorized for use on August 27, 1973. The postal frank on the first page, below the stamp, reads "AUSTIN, AUG. 27, 1973, TX" and "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE".
Date: August 27, 1973
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Item Type: Text

[Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Lula Dalton and is addressed to Linnet Moore. The document is a fragment of a whole letter. In this letter, Dalton informs Moore on the goings-on in Austin. The news includes: a discussion about he headache tablets, a confirmation on the receipt of Charles and Linnet's papers, a dialogue about her and Mr. Taylor,and an update on Claude White. The letter is undated and does not include an envelope.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Item Type: Letter

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a review of the week's most notable news stories.
Date: August 3, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Merger labor unions]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about two Texas labor unions voting to merge.
Date: July 30, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Old cars]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a caravan of vintage cars traveling from Dallas to Austin.
Date: July 25, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the police shooting of two infamous Dallas bank robbers after a chase, along with details of their past crimes. The package continues with ongoing coverage of severe statewide flooding, an explosion at a Dallas grocery store, an unsuccessful anti-segregation filibuster in the Texas Senate, the production of the final B-36 Bomber at the Corvair plant in Fort Worth, and the retirement of the nation's oldest railroad conductor.
Date: May 4, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Yarborough]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ralph Yarborough winning the election for the United States Senate in Texas.
Date: April 3, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Royal]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the new head couch for the University of Texas, Darrell Royal.
Date: December 19, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Football]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a football game between Texas A & M and the University of Texas. Texas A & M wins.
Date: November 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: News Briefs--Students]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about thirty-three north Texas students leaving for a state convention of Distributive Education.
Date: February 16, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Capitol and Key]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a meeting of a senate committee at the State Capitol to uncover why the state insurance commission allowed the U.S. Trust and Guaranty Company to continue selling high-interest-bearing drafts without a permit.
Date: January 17, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Pierson returned to state hospital]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the recapture of Howard Merritt Pierson, a criminally insane man who murdered both his parents, after three years on the run as an escapee from an Austin mental institution. Pierson, who was captured in Syracuse, New York, is returned to an institution in Texas.
Date: December 19, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script