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[Portrait of Wiley McKinney]

Description: Photograph of a man who was a constable, identified as Wiley McKinney, seated indoors at a large desk. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that he was visiting Wellington, Texas and is pictured in the Sheriff's office. There is an old heater unit underneath a window with blinds, a small poster, and a door behind him. A cigarette rests in an ashtray on the desk.
Date: 1930~
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Transcript of Letter from a letter from Humphrey Jackson to Robert Cartwright]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Humphrey Jackson to Robert Cartwright regarding Jackson's disapproval of Cartright's decision to proceed with the execution of the convicted, Capt. Carico, without waiting the customary ten days during which time the convicted may appeal his sentence. Jackson also expresses his opinion regarding the handle of Carico's property. Only sentence fragments are available for the second half of the document.
Date: unknown
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Texas Constable in a Holiday Parade]

Description: Photograph of Constable Helmuth W. Powell from Precinct 6, driving a maroon car in the parade for the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights. A sign highlighting his identity is posted on the back door of the driver-side of his car. His car is decked in stringed Christmas lights. He has an arm extended from his car window and is waving to the parade spectators. His car is coasting in the parade procession which is head down Farm to Market Road 518 and Highway 3 and eventually stopping at Walter Hall Park.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[News Clip: Vests]

Description: B-roll video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5pm.
Date: August 22, 1988
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Administration Building from construction]

Description: Photograph of the Administration Building, and in the distance Bruce Hall, from the construction of the new NTSU Student Union Building. There are cars parked in the parking lots and a sign on the fence that reads "Road Trip". In the pit there is a drill and workers inside and on the edge.
Date: 1963
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Job Feud]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10pm.
Date: January 13, 1988, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: FW kidnapping]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Linda Frederick about the kidnapping and recovery of Carmelita and Gloria Ponce from North Fort Worth. This footage includes interviews with the family and Carmelita, aerial footage of the rescue, and a police sketch of the suspected kidnapper. This footage was broadcast at 10pm.
Date: July 23, 1997
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Darter fund]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an officer raising money to assist a Dallas family.
Date: June 3, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Woman sworn in as constable]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Marietta G. Terry of Mesquite being appointed as Dallas County's first female constable, to serve the unexpired term of her late husband, John L. Terry.
Date: August 11, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: McKissack]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the trial of former Dallas county deputy constable Sid McKissack, accused of shooting a mechanic while serving a summons.
Date: January 25, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Shooting]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a gun battle between Fort Worth deputy constables and a Haltom City man, John D. Tyler, after he began shooting as the deputies attempted to serve eviction papers to him at his residence. Tyler's wife is killed in the exchange of gunfire, while Tyler and a deputy are critically wounded.
Date: December 23, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Murder trial]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Waxahachie man being charged with the murder of constable Ben Wicker.
Date: February 4, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Pantego Muder]

Description: B-roll video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: March 27, 1985, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections