[News Clip: Irving Sniper] Metadata

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  • Main Title [News Clip: Irving Sniper]
  • Series Title NBC News Clips


  • Producer: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Name: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
    Place of Publication: Fort Worth, Texas


  • Creation: 1978-12-10


  • English


  • Content Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the murders of 12-year-old Steven Thomas Gaulden and 43-year-old Raymond Andrews who were both shot and killed by rifle shots fired by a sniper on the Esters Overpass of Highway 183 in Irving, Texas the previous day on December 09, 1978. The story begins with footage of an Irving Police Officer talking to an unidentified person on the telephone about the murders and includes footage of Highway 183, an interview with the same Irving Police Officer about the murders, and concludes with footage of Andrews' car.
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (Umatic) (2 min., 8 sec.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in.


  • Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms: Television news programs.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Television broadcasting of news -- Texas.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Communications - Media
  • Named Person: Gaulden, Steven Thomas
  • Named Person: Andrews, Raymond Douglas
  • Keyword: news stories
  • Keyword: video footage
  • Keyword: news segments
  • Keyword: video clips

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Irving
  • Time Period: mod-tim


  • Name: KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection
    Code: KXAS


  • Name: UNT Libraries Special Collections
    Code: UNTA


  • Rights Statement: Materials in this collection may be licensed for reproduction or publication, according to the policies of the UNT Libraries' Special Collections department. Restrictions may apply.
  • Rights Holder: NBC5/KXAS-TV
  • Rights License: copyright

Resource Type

  • Video


  • Video


  • Accession or Local Control No: UNTA_AR0776-239-LT386-04
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc913990


  • Digital Preservation: This material was digitized by Scene Savers in October 2016; 8-bit uncompressed video