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[Historic Marker Application: Lasker Home for Children]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Lasker Home for Children, in Galveston, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, narrative, and photographs.
Date: September 4, 1980
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[News Script: Santa for Dallas orphans]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Dallas county foster children receiving presents from Santa Claus at children's homes around the region.
Date: December 19, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Fund started for girl]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a charity drive in Dallas for an abandoned infant born without arms in Waxahachie.
Date: July 26, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: West Dallas housing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a new low-rent housing complex in Dallas for low-income families.
Date: November 8, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Children's home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the opening ceremonies for a new building for the Maddox Avenue Children's Home in Fort Worth.
Date: June 1, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Youth shot with stolen pistol]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a gang of young aspiring burglars broken up by police in Fort Worth after one of the boys shot himself in the leg with a stolen pistol. The script goes on to describe a man shot non-fatally in the chest after an argument over a woman at a Dallas boarding house.
Date: September 2, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, June 18, 1899]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Lula Dalton and is addressed to Linnet Moore. In this letter, Lula informs Linnet of the goings-on in Chambersville, TX. The news includes: a confirmation of receiving a note from Linnet written by Mary Ann, a discussion about her trips to Georgetown and Austin, details about her visit to Austin, an update on her eyes and the treatment she received from an oculist, news from her community when she got home from Austin, and a discussion about the camping trip she and her friends will go on to the river. She closes the letter by noting that she hopes Linnet will write as soon as she can and sends her best regards to the Moore family. The envelope is included with the letter.
Date: June 18, 1899
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Lula Dalton and is addressed to Linnet Moore. The document is a fragment of a whole letter. In this letter, Dalton informs Moore on the goings-on in Austin. The news includes: a discussion about he headache tablets, a confirmation on the receipt of Charles and Linnet's papers, a dialogue about her and Mr. Taylor,and an update on Claude White. The letter is undated and does not include an envelope.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Project Description: A Place For Us]

Description: A project description for A Place For Us, a program created by the PWA Coalition of Dallas, that seeks to offer people with AIDS affordable housing that also provides them with the necessary medical care. This was followed with a position paper from the AIDS ARMS Network discussing housing and shelter for people with AIDS and AIDS related complications.
Date: April 13, 1987
Creator: PWA Coalition of Dallas Inc.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Orphan's party]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Lena Pope Children's Home in Fort Worth hosting their Christmas party at the First National Bank with special guest like Santa Claus.
Date: December 25, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs 1]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Dallas Buckner Orphans Home dedicating three new buildings and a state convention for Disabled American Veterans being held in Fort Worth.
Date: June 8, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dog graduates]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a graduation ceremony at a Fort Worth elementary school. A dog named Smokey, who escorts children to school from the Tarrant County Children's Home, also receives a diploma.
Date: May 30, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Rape charges filed on ex-con]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about rape charges filed against a Dallas ex-convict for assaulting an elderly woman at a rooming house.
Date: June 27, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Buckner home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a reunion of former orphans at a charitable group home in Dallas.
Date: October 16, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Kids]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Dallas widow reunited with her 12 children for a gathering at a Dallas hotel.
Date: August 7, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Antique cars]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an antique car club visiting the Buckner Orphans Home in Dallas and taking the children for rides.
Date: December 4, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections