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[One Picture is Worth a Thousand Words]

Description: This is a research paper written by Jaime Javier Vasquez for an American History Class at Marfa High School in 1978. It is about the early photographers in Marfa and the West Texas area. These men and women documented the landscape, the people and events of the early 20th century in that area. The author found little information about these photographers personally but included what he did uncover.
Date: 1978
Creator: Vasquez, Jaime Javier
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[News Script: Photogs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a new bill approved by the Texas Senate increasing penalties against assaults on news photographers, in order to reduce the frequency of such incidents.
Date: April 6, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Untitled]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an unidentified man participating in a contest to gather as much money as possible in one minute. The story includes footage of a man explaining the rules of the game, a bag which reads "No. 3 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas," the man grabbing money from the floor as he is photographed and the audience cheers, and the man putting the money into a counting machine.
Date: January 12, 1976
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Untitled]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Jearl D. Walker being presented with a plaque for donating 10 gallons of blood.
Date: January 14, 1976
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Photo queen]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Linda Henrich of Dallas, heading to Chandler, Arizona to represent Fort Worth and Dallas News Photographers in a contest to decide the queen of the National Press Photographers Association.
Date: April 1, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Photograph Pkg]

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 4, 1997
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Jesus Murillo - "Our Hercules"]

Description: Photograph of a mural by Jesus Murillo, depicting Houston businessman Jesse H. Jones, captioned: "Our Hercules", with his face and body enlarged, holding a picture of "Downtown Houston" in his hands.
Date: 1928
Creator: Murillo Studio
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[News Clip: FW Parade]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5:30 P.M.
Date: November 8, 1980
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Carlos Antonio Rios takes picture of movie theater]

Description: Photograph of Carlos Antonio Rios, a photographer for the Houston Chronicle. Rios is wearing jeans and a brown polo shirt and has a beard. Rios has a camera bag slung over his right shoulder. Rios stands on a grassy area across the street from a movie theater. Rios is taking a picture of the movie theater.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Photograph of Carlos Antonio Rios]

Description: Photograph of Carlos Antonio Rios, a photographer for the Houston Chronicle. Rios is wearing jeans and a polo shirt and has a beard. Rios is holding a camera with a camera bag slung over his right shoulder. Rios stands on a grassy median near a street full of cars.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Photographers With Cameras

Description: Copy photograph of six photographers at their cameras at Chanute Air Force Base, Rantoul, Illinois. The cameras are Ackley cameras and are all on tripods. There are two wooden buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Photographer With Island Natives

Description: Copy photograph of a photographer with four island natives on a beach. The natives appear young, the youngest of which crouches by the photographer's feet. The photographer is carrying a fire extinguisher in his left hand and an axe in his right, and his camera is around his neck.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Portrait of Bob Axelson]

Description: Photograph of Bob Axelson holding a camera. Back caption; " 'Frog Strangler Rains' - Several inches of rain in less than 14 hours contributed to flash flooding throughout the Orange area in 1958. Shown here upon his return to the office is reporter Bob Axelson, now Managing Editor of The Leader, in what was standard rain gear for the editorial staff. Standard meant whatever was handy and disposable. The big 4 by 5 inch. Speed Graphic Camera, heavy but reliable, was standard equipment used in those days."
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Postcard: Brotherhood of Light, An Exhibition from El Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City]

Description: Postcard advertising a photography exhibition presented by the Consulate General of Mexico, the Mexican Community Center, and the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Cofradía de Luz [Brotherhood of Light], An Exhibition from El Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City". The postcard, which is printed on white transparent paper, features exhibit information including the title, sponsors and their logos, the participants, and the date and time of the event.
Date: 2002
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[People at a Republican Rally]

Description: Photograph of three individuals standing outside of the League City Civic Center and laughing with each other. The woman on the right is wearing a striped shirt and has a camera on a strap hanging from her neck. She has another camera attached to a strap hanging from her shoulder.
Date: February 28, 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library