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[News Clip: Dickens Xmas]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Bobbie Wygant about the Vann family of Denton and their four Christmas trees. In this story, Wygant is greeted by the family who show their favorite trees. Dolores Vann shows a tree decorated by wood ornaments she made depciting Joan Walsh Anglund characters. J. Don Vann shows a Wedgwood tree with ornaments purchased in London. Vanessa Vann shows a tree decorated with pilow oranments made by her mother depicting Joan Walsh Anglund characters. Christopher Vann shows a tree with wood decorations depicting Dickens' most famous Christmas characters. J. Don Vonn, an English professor at North Texas State University and Dickens scholar also shows Wygant his collection of Dickens books, a letter penned by Dickens, and Dickens' punch recipe.
Date: December 25, 1978, 6:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Patton's Death]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story by reporter Bobbie Wygant about conspiracy theories surrounding the 1945 death of General Patton in an automobile crash in Germany. The story includes archival interview footage with Patton's chauffeur and author Frederick Nolan whose book "The Algonquin Project" was the basis for the new film "Brass Target."
Date: December 15, 1978, 5:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: New Bible]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: November 10, 1978, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Library]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: September 7, 1978, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Celia Carroll Reads Children's Book to Adults]

Description: Photograph of Celia Carroll standing and reading/showing a children's picture book to three unidentifiable women sitting at a table. The table has stack of papers and materials including children's literature. Behind them is a paneled wall and tall cabinet. Carroll was Austin Public Library's Children's Coordinator.
Date: 1978
Partner: Central Texas Library System

[Children's Reading Group]

Description: Photograph of a group of eleven unidentified children sitting and reading books at a large table in room at the library. One young girl looks at the camera. The room is filled with bookshelves, and the back wall has a window and door that lead to another room of the library.
Date: 1978
Partner: Central Texas Library System

Paisanos: A Folklore Miscellany

Description: Collection of Texas and Mexican folklore, including "folk tales, folklore in journalism, reflections on the lore of the past, and some analyses of folklore generally" (inside of the front cover).
Date: 1978
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 82, July 1978 - April, 1979

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 470.
Date: 1978/1979
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[Two Women Speak in the Literature Section of a Library]

Description: Photograph of two unidentified women in a discussion with one of the women flipping through a book at a counter. A few large books, including The Columbia Encyclopedia, sit on top of the counter. The bookshelf behind them to the left is labeled as 800 Literature (Literature (Belles-lettres) and rhetoric materials). The right wall is covered by bookshelves holding books and periodicals and a file cabinet with an illegible Clipping Index box on top.
Date: 1978
Partner: Central Texas Library System