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Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 09, Number 01, Spring, 1997

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 "Newspapers and Radio in Dallas."
Date: 1997
Creator: Dallas County Heritage Society
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

[News Script: News on TV]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Donald G. Fink, editor-in-chief of Electronics Magazine, arriving in Dallas for the International Radio Engineers Conference.
Date: April 19, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: World traveler]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Dallas lecture by world traveler Lowell Thomas, Jr., son of the famed radio commentator.
Date: January 25, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Levine]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a speech by a Moscow correspondent for NBC on the lives of the people of Russia.
Date: January 6, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: FCC commissioner]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the spring convention of the Texas Association of Broadcasters in Dallas, with employees from hundreds of television and radio stations attending to hear a speech by Federal Communications Commissioner Robert T. Bartley.
Date: April 23, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Leaflets showered on cities of area]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a campaign in North Texas by the Civil Air Patrol, dropping leaflets from airplanes over towns in the area soliciting donations for the Radio Free Europe project.
Date: February 22, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: District attorneys]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a brief visit to Dallas by actor David Brian, who plays the titular character on the radio and TV crime drama "Mr. District Attorney."
Date: February 6, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from C. K. Griggs to his Son, April 12, 1945]

Description: Letter from C. K. Griggs to his son, Captain in the 49th Armored Infantry Battalion, Charles R. Griggs. Among the other things discussed, Mr. Griggs mentions the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt that had happened that evening, and the assumption of the new president Harry Truman.
Date: April 12, 1945
Creator: Griggs, C. K.
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[Denton Presentation]

Description: Sound recording of a jingle for the "We've Got Go" ad campaign and a radio presentation on the campaign, including an interview with narrator of the campaign, actor Hans Conried.
Date: September 1968
Creator: Denton Chamber of Commerce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Satellite Music]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Satellite Music Network which uses music programs for 800 radio stations nationwide. The story features Dallas station KCHL 1480AM that utilizes this programming. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: March 20, 1987
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: New Age Music]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Larry Mullins about a new DFW radio station called "The Wave", an easy listening satellite music program that originated from Los Angeles. The story discusses the new program used in a DFW radio station called The Oasis 106.1, which was originally a contemporary hit station. This story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: November 21, 1987
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letters from Citizens to the Police Department]

Description: A number of letters and newspaper clippings sent by citizens to the Dallas Police Department. Many of the letters are of an inflammatory nature. Others are positive, include theories, or serve as inquiries as to the dispensation of checks to appropriate parties.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.) Police Department.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[News Clip: Information Spanish]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by news reporter Tim Herrera about the growth of Spanish-speaking radio broadcasting and publications. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: April 8, 1988
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Alpha]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a scientist at a Mineral Wells antenna company tracking the radio transmissions of Explorer 1, the first U.S. satellite.
Date: February 1, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dr. Ruhmann]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about W. A. "Doc" Ruhmann resigning as the farm editor of WBAP radio and television to work in Houston.
Date: January 26, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Color radio]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Dallas radio station, KLIF, using an advertising gimmick touting color radio, with the help of actress Martha Hyer.
Date: December 28, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Scrapbook: Mary Jean Kempner, Year 1934 To Year 1946]

Description: Mary Jean Kempner's personal scrapbook, covering the years 1934-1946, with the items glued to or placed between the pages. Included are letters, cards, and telegrams addressed to Ms. Kempner; newspaper clippings and news releases about her; scripts from radios shows; paraphernalia related to her time as a war correspondent; illustrated magazine pages related to World War II; original copies and negative copies of checks and receipts; and photographs of Ms. Kempner. There is a large group of blank pages in the middle of the book.
Date: 1934/1946
Creator: Kempner, Mary Jean
Partner: Harris and Eliza Kempner Fund