[News Clip: Chute Shop]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a story about the inner workings of the Parachute Shop at Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Worth. Various airmen are shown making, testing, and packing parachutes for future use.

Physical Description

1 film (1 min., 51 sec.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

Creation Information

WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) August 15, 1951.

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This video is part of the collection entitled: KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 22 times . More information about this video can be viewed below.

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Description

Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a story about the inner workings of the Parachute Shop at Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Worth. Various airmen are shown making, testing, and packing parachutes for future use.

Physical Description

1 film (1 min., 51 sec.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

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Publication Information

  • Preferred Citation: NBC 5/KXAS Television News Collection (AR0776), University of North Texas Special Collections

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KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection

This collection contains photographs, video, and scripts from news stories produced by the KXAS-NBC 5 station during its early years.

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[News Script: Chute shop] (Script)

[News Script: Chute shop]

Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a parachute packing and repair shop at Carswell Air Force Base.

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[News Script: Chute shop], ark:/67531/metadc705610/

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  • August 15, 1951

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  • April 25, 2015, 10:14 a.m.

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  • April 3, 2017, 2:23 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Chute Shop], video, August 15, 1951; Fort Worth, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc503207/: accessed August 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.