[News Clip: Group reports on Whitman autopsy]

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the autopsy report conducted by the committee of medical experts assembled by Texas Governor John Connally following a mass shooting by Charles J. Whitman from the University of Texas at Austin Library Tower. This story includes silent footage of the exterior of a building, men assembling for the press conference, and news cameramen including a man from the San Antonio station KONO-TV. The story includes with Kenneth M. Earle of the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology discussing the report including findings of a malignant ... continued below

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1 film (1 min., 53 sec.) : sd., col. ; 16 mm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) September 8, 1966.

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  • Main Title: [News Clip: Group reports on Whitman autopsy]
  • Series Title: NBC News Clips

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Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the autopsy report conducted by the committee of medical experts assembled by Texas Governor John Connally following a mass shooting by Charles J. Whitman from the University of Texas at Austin Library Tower. This story includes silent footage of the exterior of a building, men assembling for the press conference, and news cameramen including a man from the San Antonio station KONO-TV. The story includes with Kenneth M. Earle of the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology discussing the report including findings of a malignant brain tumor. This footage is referenced by the script "Whitman Report," which has not yet been digitized.

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1 film (1 min., 53 sec.) : sd., col. ; 16 mm.

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

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  • September 8, 1966

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  • Dec. 3, 2016, 9:22 a.m.

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  • July 27, 2017, 5:34 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Group reports on Whitman autopsy], video, September 8, 1966; Fort Worth, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc938304/: accessed October 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.