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[News Clip: Art]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: March 16, 1978, 5:00 p.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 20 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Cowboys Cheerleader]

Description: B-roll video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: January 1978
Duration: 09 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Children's room in PHPC Library]

Description: Photograph of the children's room from a tour of the Preston Hollow Presbyterian Church library in Dallas during the 2015 Church and Synagogue Library Association conference. There is a mural above the shelves that depicts scenes from the Chronicles of Narnia. Stuffed animals are set up along the top of the shelves as well and a small table with pillows around it is in the center. A low half-wall separates the section from the main library.
Date: July 28, 2015
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Texarkana, Texas: Scott Joplin and "Ace of Clubs" House on the State Line]

Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Texarkana, Texas. The video begins on the Texas-Arkansas state line, with the city’s two mayors. Mayor James Bramlett of Texarkana, Texas and Mayor Danny Gray of Texarkana, Arkansas are there to take part in an interview led by the camera crew. The interview footage is followed by shots of prominent sites along the state line: the United States Post Office and Courthouse building which straddles the state line and houses the Regional Arts Center; State Line Avenue road; and the building which houses the Texarkana, Texas Municipal Court and the Texarkana, Arkansas Municipal Court. The next segments of the film cover the sites that Bramlett describes in his interview: Discovery Place Children’s Museum, and a family group exploring a sound wall there; the Scott Joplin mural, and an interview there with Jerry Atkins, Music Historian. Following this interview is footage of a Wm. Knabe & Co. player piano as it plays several songs in succession. Next, the film shows visitors viewing art inside the Texarkana Regional Arts Center; the interior of the Perot theater (with the original name “Saenger Theatre” written on the exterior); and views of the exterior and interior of the antique Draughon-Moore “Ace of Clubs” House museum, with a guided tour in the dining room that is directed by the film crew. Some municipal buildings on the state line are briefly revisited. The video ends with footage of longhorn cattle grazing.
Date: unknown
Duration: 51 minutes 02 seconds
Partner: UNT Media Library

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 23, Number 2, Fall 2011

Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on "Connections."
Date: 2011
Creator: Dallas Historical Society
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

Folk Art in Texas

Description: This book describes popular folk art of Texas, including basket weaving, hat-making, yard art, sculptures, murals, cemetery art, quilt-making, tattoo art, and other miscellaneous folk art. The index begins on page 198.
Date: 1985
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Heritage Room Scroll

Description: Mural on south wall of Heritage Room, depicting 17 scenes throughout the history of northeast Tarrant County, from the coming of the settlers from Missouri to DFW Airport. The mural, which measures 20' x 8' was painted by five local artists: Evelyn Schmidt, Joy Clifton, Freddie Fisher, Rebecca Maus, and J. Paul Davidson in 1975 as part of the college's celebration of the US Bicentennial.
Date: unknown
Creator: Schmidt, Evelyn; Clifton, Joy; Fisher, Freddie; Maus, Rebecca & Davidson, J. Paul
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

[Photograph of The Rebirth of Our Nationality, a mural]

Description: Photograph of Leo Tanguma's "The Rebirth of Our Nationality", a mural spanning a building on Canal Street in Houston, Texas. The brightly colored mural depicts multiple figures reaching toward each other. At the top of the mural: "To become aware of our history is to become aware of our singularity." The work was completed in 1973 during the Chicano mural movement.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Photograph of the mural, The Rebirth of Our Nationality]

Description: Photograph of Leo Tanguma's "The Rebirth of Our Nationality", a mural spanning a building on Canal Street in Houston, Texas. The brightly colored mural depicts multiple figures reaching toward each other. At the top of the mural: "To become aware of our history is to become aware of our singularity." The work was completed in 1973 during the Chicano mural movement.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Detail of the mural, The Rebirth of Our Nationality]

Description: Photograph detail of Leo Tanguma's "The Rebirth of Our Nationality", a mural spanning a building on Canal Street in Houston, Texas. The brightly colored mural depicts multiple figures reaching toward each other. At the top of the mural: "To become aware of our history is to become aware of our singularity." The work was completed in 1973 during the Chicano mural movement.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
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[News Clip: Mural folo]

Description: B-roll video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: September 16, 1980
Duration: 1 minute
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Three Band Members]

Description: Photograph of Flaco Jimenez on the accordion, a guitarist and a bassist. There is a drum set in the far corner behind the guitarist. The two walls that meet to make a corner are decorated with murals. There is electronic audio equipment surrounding them on the floor.
Date: 1998
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Children's Mural]

Description: Photograph of artist Fidencio Duran and a few children sitting on a large canvas on the floor. There are pre-drawn lines and illustrations on the canvas. The children and young people are painting the mural with paint on paper plates.
Date: 1998
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Fidencio Duran and Children]

Description: Photograph of artist Fidencio Duran and a few children painting the Children's Mural. There is a large canvas spread out on the floor with pre-drawn illustrations. They are all taking part in coloring in the rest of the mural.
Date: 1998
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
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