[News Clip: Assault]

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Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about the siege and fire at the Branch Davidian Compound in Waco. In this footage, firetrucks are seen racing toward the burning building. FBI Agent Bob Ricks speaks at a press conference about the intentions of the Davidians. Also included is footage of bystanders watching from a distance and Branch Davidian members resisting help from FBI and ATF agents. This footage was broadcast at 10pm.

Physical Description

1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (2 min., 32 sec.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

Creation Information

KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) April 19, 1993.

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  • NBC5/KXAS-TV

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Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about the siege and fire at the Branch Davidian Compound in Waco. In this footage, firetrucks are seen racing toward the burning building. FBI Agent Bob Ricks speaks at a press conference about the intentions of the Davidians. Also included is footage of bystanders watching from a distance and Branch Davidian members resisting help from FBI and ATF agents. This footage was broadcast at 10pm.

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1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (2 min., 32 sec.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

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  • 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.

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  • April 19, 1993

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  • May 4, 2016, 8:48 p.m.

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  • June 12, 2018, 10:39 p.m.

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Yesterday: 3
Past 30 days: 103
Total Uses: 13,594

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KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Assault], video, April 19, 1993; Fort Worth, Texas. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc827021/: accessed May 23, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.