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[News Script: Sheriff's charity]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Tarrant County Sheriff Harlon Wright helping to collect clothing for Korean orphanages.
Date: April 28, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Korean orphan gets Texas home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a San Antonio Korean War veteran, Master Sergeant Clyde Crawford, adopting a Korean orphan he met while deployed during the war.
Date: November 19, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: German boy adopted]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a U.S. Army Sergeant, Ernest Hardin of Abilene, and his wife adopting a young war orphan from Germany.
Date: January 22, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Boy visits zoo]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a young orphaned boy in Fort Worth hospitalized after a series of injuries receiving a special visit to the city's Forest Park Zoo.
Date: January 8, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs Xmas]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the First National Bank of Fort Worth holding its annual Christmas Party for children from the Lena Pope Home, the Fort Worth City police holding their Christmas parties, a police Christmas party in which "Ma" Carlton receiving a shawl and a jeweled pin from the Police Matron, and the children of George Dolan hanging their stockings on the television.
Date: December 24, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Japanese orphans enter US school]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Francis and Albert Sharpe, two Japanese orphans who were recently adopted by Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Sharpe, beginning their education at the St. James Catholic school.
Date: January 20, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Linnet, Moore to Mary and Charles Moore, December 21, 1898]

Description: Letter from Linnet Moore to her parents while she is away at school. She talks of the upcoming Christmas and the celebrations. Students of their costumes for the Christmas ball and who they are going with. The religious ones talk about their church suppers and Christmas services. She is becoming more used to living with Mrs. Rawlings and Lula Dalton. Lula and her two brothers are orphans that were raised by Mrs. Rawlings for a payment of $10.00 each per month since the youngest son, Melvin, was 6 months old. Includes a fragment of the original envelope.
Date: December 21, 1898
Creator: Moore, Linnet
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: 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

[News Script: Johnny Marches Home in Sailor's Uniform]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Johnny Camera, an Italian World War Two orphan who was adopted by a member of the 36th Infantry Division, Claren Thompson of Waxahachie. Camera recently joined the United States Navy.
Date: February 15, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Benefactor leaves on visit to Korea]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Mrs. Loyd W. Doughty, who gathered 27 plane-loads of relief goods to send to orphaned children of the Korean war. Money was also raised to send her and Dr. Yak Shin Lee to Korea to check on the children.
Date: June 19, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Orphans]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Korean orphans being brought to Dallas for adoption.
Date: August 5, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Orphan]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Jackie Chambers, a three-year-old Korean boy who was recently adopted by Floyd Chambers and his wife.
Date: July 4, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Orphans]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the arrival of four Korean orphans to the homes of their new Texan foster parents.
Date: July 3, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Girl is Flown to Galveston Hospital]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Alice Oller, a nine-year-old mentally handicapped girl who was abandoned with her little sister at a Fort Worth railroad station by their mother. After being taken in by the Lena Pope Home, Alice set herself on fire, believing that no one cared about her. She is being flown to Galveston to receive treatment for her burns.
Date: February 23, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Orphan]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a new addition to the home of Lieutenant Norman K. Donahoe in Pasadena. He recently adopted a son from Greece.
Date: October 23, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Korean singers sings at station]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Korean Children's Choir perform in the Greyhound Bus Terminal in Fort Worth, Texas, to raise money for the American-Korean Foundation.
Date: June 10, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Orphans shoopiing spree]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about children from the Tarrant County Children's Home in Fort Worth on the annual shopping tour of Seminary South, sponsored by the Fort Worth Jaycees; 6 year old Danny "Short Ribs" Swinny was given $5 to purchase presents for his 2 older brothers in the home, and purchases live turtles, a piggy bank, a horse shoe set, a necklace, a harmonica, a bill fold, and some peppermint candy.
Date: December 12, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Portrait of Man

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Reverend William A. Nicholas standing, wearing a suit, and holding a hat. He was known as an "unofficial adoption agent" who helped place orphans in new homes in West Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library