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Oral History Interview with Usan Fannett, April 20, 2003

Description: Interview with Usan Fannett, a United States Marine during World War II who served in the Pacific theater. Fannett talks about the places that he was sent including the Aleutians, Saipan, Tarawa, Iwo Jima, etc. and the fighting that took place. Towards the end of the interview Fannett talks about what they did in order to get rid of the aircraft.
Date: April 20, 2003
Creator: Childers, D. & Fannett, Usan
Partner: Lee College

Oral History Interview with Usan Fannett, April 20, 2003

Description: Interview with Usan Fannett, a United States Marine during World War II who served in the Pacific theater. Fannett talks about the places that he was sent including the Aleutians, Saipan, Tarawa, Iwo Jima, etc. and the fighting that took place. Towards the end of the interview Fannett talks about what they did in order to get rid of the aircraft.
Date: May 29, 2003
Creator: Childers, D. & Fannett, Usan
Partner: Lee College

[Clipping: Jerry Falwell's criticism of President Carter's stance on homosexuality]

Description: Sheet of newspaper clippings from articles in the Dallas Morning News and Dallas Times Herald. The articles cover Jerry Falwell's criticism of President Jimmy Carter's stand on homosexuality and Falwell's subsequent apology for his comments. The first article by Helen Parmley of the Dallas Morning News, dated August 7, 1980, discusses Falwell's characterization of the supposedly "pro-gay rights" stance of the Carter administration. The second article, a United Press International story printed in the Dallas Times Herald on October 13, 1980, describes Falwell's apology for his remarks on Carter's position on gay rights. The article quotes Falwell as saying, "It was a reckless statement."
Date: August 7, 1980
Creator: Parmley, Helen
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Observations & Reflections on Texas Folklore

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including stories about hunting, warfare, religion, Texas traditions, and other miscellaneous folk tales. The index begins on page 149.
Date: 2017
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Andrea C. Shaw

Description: A biography of Andrea C. Shaw, including information about her raising, her time as a WASP, and her retirement. There is a picture of her sitting in the top left corner.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[News Script: News briefs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering two news stories. The first story is about six Fort Worth carpenters leaving the city for a yearlong work contract in Alaska. The second story is about a session of summer classes at Southern Methodist University for World War II veterans attending college under the G.I. bill.
Date: July 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Brother]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story. This story aired at 10:00pm.
Date: April 4, 1969, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Brother]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story. This story aired at 6:00pm.
Date: April 4, 1969, 6:00 p.m.
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Observations & Reflections on Texas Folklore

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including stories about hunting, warfare, religion, Texas traditions, and other miscellaneous folk tales. The index begins on page 149.
Date: 1972
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Alabama.

Description: Map shows geography, cities, and towns in early twentieth century Alabama. Includes index to "Counties of Alabama" and Principal Cities and Towns of Alabama." Verso side shows Alaska and includes an index to "Principal Cities and Towns of Alaska" and an inset depicting the Aleutian Islands. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca.1:10,138,000] and [ca.1:2,087,000].
Date: 1917
Creator: L.L. Poates Engr'g Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Oral History Interview with Buck Gibson, October 19, 2002

Description: Interview with Buck Gibson of Waco, Texas, a veteran from the United States Navy during World War Two. The interview includes some of Strauss' background before and after the war as well as his personal experiences while in the Navy, including memories of his training, life in the Navy, the sinking of the USS Indianapolis, and what happened after he was rescued.
Date: October 19, 2002
Creator: Cox, Bill & Gibson, Buck
Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation

Amérique.

Description: Map shows major cities and areas of Indian habitation for Greenland, New Britain, the United States, the islands of the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico, and Russian America [Alaska]. Inset: [Map of the Aleutian Islands]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1850..1870]
Creator: Delamarche
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Koyukuk River, Alaska: from explorations in 1885 of party commanded by Lieut. H.T. Allen, 2n. U.S. Cavalry.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alaska trails and route traveled, camp stops, fishing stations, and notable physical features along the Koyukuk and Yukon Rivers. Relief shown by hachures and by notes. Scale [ca. 1:760,000].
Date: 1887
Creator: Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman), 1859-1930
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alaska and adjoining territory.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alaska boundaries, ice fields, settlements, coastal detail, volcanoes, and readings for the Bering Strait and Sea. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Inset: [Aleutian Islands]. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].
Date: 1887
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Oral History Interview with Buck Gibson, October 19, 2002

Description: Interview with Buck Gibson of Waco, Texas, a veteran from the United States Navy during World War Two. The interview includes some of Mr. Gibson's background before and after the war as well as his personal experiences while in the Navy, including memories of his training, life in the Navy, the sinking of the USS Indianapolis, and what happened after he was rescued.
Date: October 19, 2002
Creator: Cox, Bill & Gibson, Buck
Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation

Johnson's North America.

Description: Map shows existing and proposed railroads, major roads, cities and towns, North American Indian tribes, U.S. Mail and Pony Express routes, and pre-statehood boundaries for contiguous western United States. Alaska is among "Russian Possessions" and Canada is "British America." Mexico, Central America, Greenland, and West Indies are also pictured. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:15,840,000].
Date: [1866..1879]
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library