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[Sworn Statement, May 15, 1880]

Description: Sworn statement made by R. F. Bailey that he is not able to pay the fine and costs from the case The State of Texas vs. R. F. Bailey. The fine and court costs will be paid off with his imprisonment in the county jail.
Date: May 15, 1880
Creator: Stephens, John H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

80th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 198, Chapter 601

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the capacity of certain correctional facilities operated under contracts between the Texas Board of Criminal Justice and a private vendor or county commissioners court.
Date: 2007-04/2007-06
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Clip: Estelle]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5:00 P.M.
Date: July 25, 1978
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: County okays new jail plan]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV television news station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Tarrant County commissioners, including Commissioner Henderson, receiving a tour of the Tarrant County jail from Sheriff Evans and hearing recommendations on security following the July 20th escape of five prisoners from this facility. County Judge Simpson speaks to the camera about the Sheriff's recommendations. This footage is referenced by the script, "Jail Tour," which has not yet been digitized.
Date: August 4, 1966
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: P-Prison Abuse]

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 19, 1997
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: P-Prison Abuse]

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 18, 1997
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

T for Texas: a State Full of Folklore

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including information about crafts, stories about vampires, stories about peyote ceremonies, prison folklore, folk songs, and other miscellaneous folk tales.
Date: 2017
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Safe Prisons/PREA Plan

Description: The plan is intended to provide consistency in practices and procedures related to Safe Prisons/PREA investigations.
Date: August 2014
Creator: The Department of Criminal Justice. Correctional Institutions Division
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Clip: Warden's Day]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5:00 P.M. and 6:00 P.M.
Date: January 12, 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Jail]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: March 27, 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 96, July 1992 - April, 1993

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 651.
Date: 1993
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association