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[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin, May 18, 1826]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin, on May 18, 1826, discussing the desire to move American Indians tribes out of the territory newly colonized by Americans in order to avoid a conflict between the Comanches and the Tahuacanos. He also mentions a warning about a raid.
Date: May 18, 1826
Creator: Austin, Stephen F.
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[News Script: Economic warning]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an annual convention of bankers in Dallas. This year's main topic of discussion is the threat of war on the health of the economy.
Date: May 15, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mexican refugees fleeing from Pancho Villa]

Description: Photograph of Mexican refugees fleeing during Pancho Villa's attacks. Several groups of Mexican refugees are seated on the ground and mules are wandering around the camp; men in suits are visiting with the refugees. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "At one time ten thousand frightened Mexican refugees flooded into Marfa trying to escape Villa's depredations" (p. 9).
Date: unknown
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Journal of Indian Scout]

Description: Ledger containing journal entries, letters, legal documents, and various other information written and compiled by an Indian scout, including notes related to the Battle of Dove Creek in 1865.
Date: 186u
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

The Continuing American Revolution

Description: Text for a speech given by Barbara C. Jordan before the National Council for the Social Studies, about how the American Revolution extends beyond the war and into modern American life.
Date: April 25, 1975
Creator: Jordan, Barbara C.
Partner: Texas Southern University

[Map of Maryland and Delaware]

Description: Map shows battlefields, railroads, cities, and counties in Maryland, Delaware, and parts of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,267,760].
Date: [1865..1885]
Creator: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Account of Wallace Family History]

Description: This is a document from the Charles B. Moore Collection. In this document, Moore discusses the Wallace family education and military history. Moore states that most of the family went to school with slaves or with freed African Americans.Moving from the family's educational history, he notes the wars that the Wallace men fought in, details the campaign to North Georgia to fight the Indians, and recalls an incident which occurred travelling to Georgia on the Mississippi River. Israel Moore, John Wallace, and Raby Herrell fought in this campaign. The document is undated. It is damaged on the edges of the letter and some of the words are missing due to the damage.
Date: unknown
Creator: Moore, Charles B. Moore
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Linnet White]

Description: Letter from Linnet White to an unidentified recipient she addresses as "My dear Sweetheart," perhaps her husband, Claude D. White. This person has been out of town for a while, and Linnet is writing to tell them about recent events. She discusses some of the daily chores she has done, including working in the garden, and she mentions that her daughter, Ruth, has not been feeling well the past couple of days. She also discusses the training of officers for war and asks if this person's job will "be considered a useful occupation" so that he will not have to fight.
Date: unknown
Creator: White, Linnet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Press Release: Gay and Lesbian Desert Storm Soldiers]

Description: A press release from the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force discussing the recent correspondence sent by lawmakers to President Bush calling for an end to anti-LGBT military policy and applauding the lesbian and gay military personnel who served in Desert Storm.
Date: June 18, 1991
Creator: National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Brownsville, Texas: Gladys Porter Zoo, the Battle of Palo Alto, and South Padre Island]

Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Brownsville, Texas. The video begins in Brownsville's Gladys Porter Zoo and Wildlife Sanctuary, where the camera crew films: lemurs, lions, giraffes, antelopes, tortoises, chimpanzees, monkeys, hummingbirds, gorillas, a Texas Sable Palm jungle, and flamingos. The zoo's Deputy Director Zoologist, Pat Birchfield, and the Sanctuary Manager, Rose Farmer, discuss wildlife in the region. Next, Heritage Historian Walter Plitt lists and describes various sites of historical importance in the Brownsville area, including the Battlefield of Palo Alto, where his interview takes place. He discusses the battle which took place there--the first of the Mexican-American War--and the strategic movements of the Mexican Army, led by Gen. Mariano Arista, and the U.S. Army, led by Gen. Zachary Taylor, during the course of the battle. The video ends on South Padre Island, and this last segment of video shows the Queen Isabella Memorial Causeway, Port Isabel lighthouse, and the resort and market activity of the city of South Padre Island. Other footage in the video includes Brownsville Museum and the Southern Lines Pacific Railroad Passenger Depot building.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Media Library

[News Script: Exhibit]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an exhibit of American historical artifacts and captured war relics at a Fort Worth department store.
Date: April 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Lecture on the Thirty Years' War

Description: Lecture by LeMoine Lewis at Abilene Christian University concerning the English Reformation period. The lecture begins with a prayer, followed by a devotional, and then a hymn. He speaks about the Thirty Years’ War that brought the Reformation to a close.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lewis, LeMoine G.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Manifiesto o Memoria.]

Description: Document handwritten by Agustín de Iturbide, containing a summary of the Revolution as well as the establishment and end of the Empire.
Date: September 27, 1823
Creator: Iturbide, Agustín de, 1783-1824
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Press release: "Hypocritical and repugnant"]

Description: A press release from the National Gay Rights Advocates discussing the Defense Department announcing that they would temporarily lift the ban on LGBT armed force members if war broke loose in the Persian Gulf.
Date: January 11, 1991
Creator: National Gay Rights Advocates
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: UN Day doin's]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the United Nations Day luncheon at the Hotel Texas, where UN correspondent Pauline Frederick of NBC spoke for 2 hours on war, the nuclear age, and lack of diplomatic progress.
Date: October 23, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections