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[Postcard of Congress Avenue Bridge in Austin]

Description: Postcard of a concrete bridge crossing the Colorado River in Austin, Texas. The letter on the back of the postcard reads, "Austin - Tex 1912 Speedway - I know you are busy making preparations to leave for school soon - The University here opens on the 29th. How is everyone in Beaumont? My regards to your mother. Sincerely, Alla Nitsclake." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin McFaddin Ave Beaumont, Tex."
Date: September 9, 1911
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering the major news of the past week, including a gas explosion that blew apart a house in North Dallas and injured two women, a district judge ruling against a new garbage pickup schedule proposal by the City of Dallas, a visit to Texas by actress Kathy Grant, new wife of Bing Crosby, the sale of a decommissioned bridge over Lake Dallas on an unused stretch of State Highway 24, the announcement of a new president of the Fort Worth Cats baseball team, and further updates on the ongoing marijuana possession trial of Dallas exotic dancer Candy Barr.
Date: November 9, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Breakwater, &c.

Description: Patent for an improved way of constructing piers, jetties, breakwaters, and similar structures. "It can be constructed from boats, barges, or from a trestle, or can be built continuously from a starting-point on shore to the objective point in the lake, bay, gulf, or other body of water" (lines 17-21). This invention is especially useful for places that don't have banks or ledges.
Date: August 9, 1892
Creator: Shannon, Alexander M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Volpe]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story.
Date: September 9, 1969, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Homeless]

Description: B-roll video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: February 9, 1986, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Sidewalk Along River]

Description: Photograph of a sidewalk following the path of the Colorado River, visible to the right, in Bastrop, Texas. Trees are visible on both banks, and there is a bridge over the river in the background.
Date: March 9, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Road in Bastrop]

Description: Photograph of a car driving down a road in Bastrop, Texas. A woman stands on the side of the road to the right, and a bridge over the Colorado River is visible to the left.
Date: March 9, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell