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The Best of Texas Folk and Folklore: 1916-1954

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains information about folklore in Texas and Mexico, including folk songs and ballads, ghost stories, Mexican animal tales, sermons, stories about games and celebrations, folklore of Texas plants, and information about folk remedies. The index begins on page 349.
Date: 1998
Creator: Texas Folklore Society
Partner: UNT Press
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[News Clip: Library (Reading)]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: July 18, 1978, 10:00 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 35 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Library]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: April 18, 1977, 6:00 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 29 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Woman Reads to Children for Story Time #4 - Distance Photo]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman reading an open Children's book to an unidentified group of children with an adult sitting on the floor of the library. The group is sitting in front of a wall of bookshelves as seen down a walkway between four rows of bookshelves and an open Dictionary display stand in the foreground.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Woman Reads to Children for Story Time #5 - Distance Photo]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman reading an open Children's book to an unidentified group of children with an adult sitting on the floor of the library. The group is sitting in front of a wall of bookshelves as seen down a walkway between four rows of bookshelves and an open Dictionary display stand in the foreground. The corner of a table is seen peaking out behind the left column of bookshelves.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Woman Reads to Children for Story Time #3]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman sitting in a corner reading an open Children's book to a group of five unidentified children sitting on carpet squares on the floor and two unidentified children are walking around. The walls behind her are a large window and bookshelves; the foreground show a broad leaf plant.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Carolyn Gilles Reads to Children]

Description: Photograph of Carolyn Gilles, Children's Librarian at APL Windsor Village Library, reading to a group of twenty-five children. The children are sitting together on a rug in the corner of a room. The base of the walls are decorated with wall decals depicting children's songs like Baa Baa Black Sheep.
Date: 1977
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Children's Reading Group]

Description: Photograph of a group of eleven unidentified children sitting and reading books at a large table in room at the library. One young girl looks at the camera. The room is filled with bookshelves, and the back wall has a window and door that lead to another room of the library.
Date: 1978
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Women Browse Children's Section #1]

Description: Photograph of two women crouching and browsing a short bookcase in the Children's section of the library. The woman in the tan suit is Doris Clark, the Overdues Supervisor at Austin Public Library. An alabaster bust of a young girl, a manual pencil sharpener, a sign reading Help Yourself, and piles of papers, magazines, and a newspaper sit on top of the bookcase. Behind the women is another short bookcase topped with piles of puzzles and games and a short circular table with red chairs and topped with a few materials for children. The entrance to the library can be seen in the back corner: window, glass door, open/closed sign.
Date: [1977..1988]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Celia Carroll Reads Children's Book to Adults]

Description: Photograph of Celia Carroll standing and reading/showing a children's picture book to three unidentifiable women sitting at a table. The table has stack of papers and materials including children's literature. Behind them is a paneled wall and tall cabinet. Carroll was Austin Public Library's Children's Coordinator.
Date: 1978
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Women Browse Children's Section #2]

Description: Photograph of Doris Clark, APL Overdues Supervisor, standing behind another unidentified woman holding an open book and pulling another book off the shelf with games and materials piled on top under two architectural paintings. The Children's section includes another long short bookshelf behind the women and red chairs at a short circular table with four books on top and a small desk with one book on top. The back wall shows an interior door and two exterior doors.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Woman and Children Gather Children's Books]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman and an unidentified child collecting books, including An Elephant in My Bed by Klein, Suzanne, from the Children's section. Two unidentified children are standing at a table covered with National Geographic magazines in the foreground.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Woman Reads to Children for Story Time #2]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman sitting in a corner reading an open Children's book to a group of unidentified children sitting on the floor. On the floor next to the woman are a small tree and a yellow Story Time paper; the walls behind her are a large window and bookshelves.
Date: [1977..1981]
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[News Script: Bible]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story.
Date: November 29, 1969, 6:00 p.m.
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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