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[The 1962 Order of Lafayette Freedom Award Dinner]

Description: This film footage, presented by LifeLine, shows the activities of the Order of Lafayette Freedom Award Dinner held December 3, 1962, at the Americana Hotel in New York, NY to honor distinguished leadership in combating Communism. Representatives from the New York County American Legion, National Legion of Greek-American War Veterans, Polish-American Patriotic Society, The Society of American Wars, and the Catholic War Veterans were present. Also present were Katharine St. George, Rear Admiral John J. Bergen, U.S. Senator John L. McClellan, and broadcaster Fulton Lewis, Jr. President General of the Order of Lafayette, Hamilton Fish, presided over the ceremony. Presenters and award recipients included Princess Diana Eristavi, Anna Chennault (widow of the Flying Tigers Commander Claire L. Chennault), James H.R. Cromwell, former Governor of New Jersey Charles Edison, Captain Eddie Rickenbacker, Major General Hugh J. Casey, Ambassador Spruille Braden, Colonel Alvin M. Owsley (00:7:37-00:8:31), General Robert E. Condon, and M.L. Hunt.
Date: December 3, 1962
Duration: 13 minutes 12 seconds
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

About New York with O. Henry

Description: Article excerpted from a literature magazine providing a description of the places in New York that O. Henry used as settings for many of his short stories. The article is illustrated with photographs.
Date: September 1913
Creator: Maurice, Arthur Bartlett, 1873-1946
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Adoption Statement of Jill, Janet, and Pete Warnke]

Description: Personal statements of Jill, Janet, and Pete Warnke regarding the adoption of Jill Warnke from Jiangxi Province, China. Jill discusses her audition and performance in the musical, "Annie." Janet and Pete describe the decision to adopt from China and the application process to adopt Jill. There is a photo of Janet, Pete, and a baby Jill Warnke on the second page of the document.
Date: unknown
Creator: Warnke, Jill; Warnke, Janet & Warnke, Pete
Partner: St. Edward’s University

[Adoption Statement of Sarah Heath and Celena Kopinski]

Description: Personal statement of Sarah Heath and Celena Kopinski regarding their adoption from the Changzhou CWI in Jiangsu Province, China. They discuss their chance encounter which lead to them discovering they were twins who had been adopted separately, Sarah by parents in Nashville, Tennessee and Celena by parents in New York City. There is a photo of Celena and Sarah on the second page of the statement.
Date: April 2016
Creator: Heath, Sarah & Kopinski, Celena
Partner: St. Edward’s University

[Aircraft Carrier Tied at Pier]

Description: Photograph of an aircraft carrier that has been tied to a pier on the left side of the photo. A tugboat can be seen between the two piers near the center of the photo. A table, two small flags, a ladder, a light, and a blurry hand can be seen in the foreground close to the camera.
Date: [1944..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
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[The Alan Hannush Collection, Video No. 6 - Invasion Composite]

Description: This home video documents artist Alan Annush performing his performance art piece, "Invasion," which involved interacting with visitors at the Kimbell Art Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art from within a 9-foot tall geodesic ball.
Date: 199X
Duration: 8 minutes 05 seconds
Creator: Hannush, Alan
Partner: UNT Media Library
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[The Alan Hannush Collection, Video No. 11 - Unedited Footage For Invasion]

Description: This home video documents artist Alan Hannush in New York to perform his performance art piece, "Invasion," which involved interacting with museum patrons from within a 9-foot tall geodesic ball. This raw footage includes buildings and New York television news broadcasts shot from a hotel room, driving through New York City, and an airport. An extended portion of the videotape (at 62 min.) has no image.
Date: 199X
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 33 seconds
Creator: Hannush, Alan
Partner: UNT Media Library
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