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Base Ball Game.

Description: Patent for a new and improved board game. This design "consists of a game-board marked out to represent a baseball field and provided with a series of marked depressions and a number of baffle-pins, guideways, or gutters being arranged in either side of the board, and a back-stop being arranged at the upper end of the board, provision being made for imparting a proper inclination to the board and for the propulsion of marbles through the gutters or troughs" (lines 13-22).
Date: June 3, 1890
Creator: Maxcy, John Wharton
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Breif - Hearing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a bankruptcy hearing in which bankrupt Liberty Broadcasting Company is suing 13 major league baseball clubs for $12 million, charging that their bankruptcy was due to the clubs refusal to allow Liberty to report baseball games from their parks.
Date: January 25, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Baseball]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a dinner honoring two Texas League baseball players who set and broke the home run record.
Date: August 31, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Alamo Furniture Company baseball team]

Description: Photograph of the Alamo Furniture Company's baseball team, taken in the late 1920s. Top row (left to right): Jessie Chavez, Frank Gabino's nephew ; unknown ; unknown ; Lupe Garcia ; unknown ; Jessie Aldaco ; Henry Perry ; Francisco Gabino, sponsor ; Ignacio Rodriguez, Gabino's nephew ; Arturo Rodrieguez. The man on top of the automobile with the dog is Steve Alfaro. The man in the background is Ruben Munguia, the owner of the Alamo Furniture shop. Mr. Francisco (Frank) Gabino sponsored the team for many years. They played in town and out of town.
Date: 192u
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Base-Ball Score-Card

Description: Patent for a baseball score card that has spaces for putting the players name on the card from both teams on the same side.
Date: December 5, 1911
Creator: Dealey, Walter A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Texas Review of Entertainment & Sports Law, Volume 14, Number 2, Spring 2013

Description: Journal containing articles, notes, and other analyses of law and legal cases related to sports and entertainment in the United States. This publications stated goal is to chronicle, comment on, and influence law related to entertainment and sports industries. Articles featured in this issue relate to 2012 proposed Olympic Tax Elimination Act, Antitrust Law in the collective bargaining process, NFL's Justifiable Use of group punishment, and P2P file sharing in Fansubs and Fan fiction.
Date: Spring 2013
Creator: University of Texas at Austin. School of Law.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Clip: Disease (A.L.S)]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: April 3, 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: God Squad]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: August 22, 1997
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Rangers]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired 5:30 P.M. and 10:00 P.M.
Date: 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Fans Reax]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: September 7, 1997
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Rangers Padres]

Description: B-roll footage from the NBC 5 television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Texas Rangers. This story aired at an unknown time.
Date: June 29, 2009
Creator: NBC 5 (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Josh Hamilton]

Description: B-roll footage from the NBC 5 television station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about Josh Hamilton. This story aired at an unknown time.
Date: June 29, 2009
Creator: NBC 5 (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 06, Number 01, Spring, 1994

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 local sports history.
Date: 1994
Creator: Dallas County Heritage Society
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 03, Number 01, Spring, 1991

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 the dreams and visions that have shaped Dallas.
Date: 1991
Creator: Dallas County Heritage Society
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 92, July 1988 - April, 1989

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 653.
Date: 1989
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association