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[Drilling Rig in Open Water]

Description: Photograph of an oil rig stationed in open water. There is a tugboat named "Swaps" as well as several other rigs, barges, and boats surrounding the main oil rig. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Mobile drilling platform, Built for Placid Oil Co., Completed 5-3-58."
Date: unknown
Creator: Levingston Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Rig in Open Water]

Description: Photograph of an oil rig stationed in open water. There is a tugboat named "Swaps" as well as several other rigs, barges, and boats surrounding the main oil rig. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 554, Mobile drilling platform, Built for Placid Oil Co., Completed 5-3-58, 'Petrel' (Levco Hull 554) Front, 'Louisiana 3' (Louisiana Delta) Rear."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Scouting, Volume 49, Number 7, September 1961

Description: Monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide. A table of contents appears on page 1.
Date: September 1961
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum

[News Script: 49th]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 49th Armored Division heading for Louisiana for training before deployment and the resulting implications of what it means for mortgage payments regarding soldiers on leave.
Date: September 27, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dallas United Fund]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Dallas County's first United Fund drive with a goal of more than four-million six-hundred thousand dollars.
Date: September 18, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Store robbery]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an armed robbery at a Wyatt supermarket in east Dallas., the burglar escaped with two-hundred dollars from the cash drawer.
Date: September 9, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Reunion]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the reunion of Richardson High School graduates from the class of 1910, in which seven of the eight graduates reunite at the Continental Inn. Previously their graduation banquet was held the Richardson hotel, The Driscoll.
Date: September 17, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Myers]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Tommy Myers, who is being transferred from the custody of Sheriff Decker's office to Denton County Sheriff Wylie Barnes.
Date: September 22, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Narcotics]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the training of fifty Tarrant County lawmen for the distinguishing of narcotics.
Date: September 13, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Integration]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the integration of eighteen negro first-graders into eight previously all-white schools in the Dallas school district.
Date: September 6, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Miss Twin Points]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the beauty contest put on by A. F. Vogt called the Twin Points pageant.
Date: September 4, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Donkey baseball game]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a variation of baseball being played with donkeys at Lawnview Park in South Dallas.
Date: September 17, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Mackin]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a murder case where Fort Worth attorney Jack Mackin is on trial for the murder of Clarence A. Louden.
Date: September 18, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Moss Family at Dinner]

Description: Photograph of the Moss family having dinner at the Greenhaw family home in Mesquite, Texas. Left to right at the table are Foy Moss, Mrs. Mary Moss, Art Greenhaw, and a son of Mr. and Mrs. Moss. Mrs. Mary Moss was the principal of Florence Black Elementary School in Mesquite, Texas.
Date: September 30, 1961
Partner: Mesquite Public Library

[Funeral Program for Virgil Adamson, Sr., September 15, 1961]

Description: Funeral program for Virgil Adamson, Sr., born March 12, 1894 and died September 9, 1961. The funeral was held September 15, 1961 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. J. H. Carruthers. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: September 15, 1961
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Men at Meeting]

Description: Photograph of a group of men in a room during the first meeting towards getting a seawall in Port Arthur, Texas. A weatherman is standing, and Jo Timms sits beside him, at the front of the room, and there is a map on the wall in the background.
Date: September 1961
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast