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The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 75, July 1971 - April, 1972

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 533.
Date: 1972
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Farmers' Union Messenger (Fort Worth, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 21, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 15, 1920

Description: Semi-monthly newspaper from Fort Worth, Texas published by the Farmers' Educational and Co-operative Union of Texas "devoted to the interests, encouragement, co-operation, and organization of farmers, and the dissemination of official and educational information pertinent to agricultural pursuits."
Date: January 15, 1920
Creator: Lyday, D. E. & Baker, A. L.
Item Type: Newspaper
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

The Realities of an Energy Policy

Description: Text for a speech given by Barbara C. Jordan before the Northeast District Legislative Conference of the Oil, Chemical and Atomic Workers International Union in Washington D.C.
Date: May 20, 1976
Creator: Jordan, Barbara C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Texas Southern University

[Labor union speech]

Description: Photograph of a Walter Reuther giving a speech involving the labor union United Automobile Workers (UAW). In the image, Reuther is standing on a decorated stage with a large crow of men listening. The UAW known for gaining high wages and pensions for the auto workers and Reuther was the president from 1946-1970.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[UAW labor union rally]

Description: Photograph of a Walter Reuther giving a speech involving the labor union United Automobile Workers (UAW). In the image, Reuther is standing on a decorated stage with a large crow of men listening. The UAW known for gaining high wages and pensions for the auto workers and Reuther was the president from 1946-1970.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Haircuts]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about union barbers in Texas and 12 other states donating their day's wages to societies for crippled children.
Date: November 17, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Strike Idles Swift Worker at Dallas]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a strike at the Dallas plant of Swift and Company, where 175 workers have stepped out of the job.
Date: September 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Chance Vought]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about management and unions at the Chance Vought aircraft plant coming to an agreement on wage increases for a new two-year contract.
Date: March 12, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: GM workers stage wildcat walkout]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a wildcat walkout demonstration of workers from the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington, Texas.
Date: March 13, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Railroad strike is postponed]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about intervention by the national railroad mediation board preventing a strike by firemen and engineers of the Fort Worth and Denver Railroad.
Date: December 21, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Vote]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about union members voting whether or not to accept a negotiated proposal between the unions and Chance Vought Aircraft in Grand Prairie.
Date: March 5, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Coke strike]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 230 members of the CIO Brewer Workers Union walking off the job at the Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Southwest Houston, demanding a 12.5 cent hourly raise.
Date: January 15, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: UAW chief hopes to avert walkout]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about union workers at the Chance-Vought aircraft plant in Grand Prairie negotiating to avoid a walkout.
Date: December 18, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Union to "organize" office workers]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a gathering of Office Employees International Union in Fort Worth.
Date: January 12, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the events of the past week, including news about the ICT insurance company in Dallas, Charlie Mae Allen's court case, and the return to jail of James Edward Skinner.
Date: February 23, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Half of garbage problem settled]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Fort Worth's garbage problem being half solved when striking waste disposal workers voted to return to work. However, the issue of where to dump the collected garbage remains.
Date: October 12, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Telephone operators return to jobs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the end of a telephone operators strike in Dallas.
Date: February 10, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Badge dispute at aircraft plant]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a labor dispute over unionized aircraft workers being refused admittance to the Chance Vought Aircraft Company in Grand Prairie for placing union signs on their identification badges.
Date: January 6, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs 2 (Germans)]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about eight West German labor leaders stopping by Fort Worth during their U.S. tour.
Date: February 24, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections