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[Portrait of Bull Waggoner]

Description: Portrait of Bull Waggoner at home. Mr. Waggoner has just returned from a Sunday church meeting in this photo. Bull is wearing a hat and has his shirt unbuttoned in the August heat.
Date: 1972-08~
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Harriett Shelton Collins, September 16, 2006

Description: Interview with longtime resident of Cisco, Texas, Harriett Shelton Collins as part of the Eastland County African American Women Oral History Project. The interview includes Collins' personal experiences about education in Cisco's all-black, one-room Smithville Elementary School, her pregnancy and marriage to Bill Collins, working at the Boss Glove Factory, earning her GED, entering beauty school, and earning a degree as a Licensed Vocational Nurse. Additionally, Collins speaks about social life among blacks in Cisco, especially in church activities, her experiences with racial discrimination, the phenomenon of "passing" among blacks in Cisco and elsewhere, her experiences at "Negro Achievement Day" at the Texas State Fair in Dallas, and her children's experiences in public school during desegregation.
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Date: September 16, 2006
Creator: Rose, Harriett DeAnn & Collins, Harriett Shelton
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[News Script: Marshall incident]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about peaceful black demonstrators being arrested in Marshall, Texas while staging a sit-in.
Date: April 1, 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Portrait of Hazel Harvey Peace]

Description: Photograph of Hazel Harvey Peace, an African-American educator and long-time Fort Worth resident. She is seated in a wooden chair, with her hands folded over a closed children's book in her lap. Other books are visibly displayed on library shelves behind her.
Date: May 2004
Creator: Reynolds, Jonathan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Mansfield]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about U.S. Supreme Court Justice Minton granting Mansfield high school the opportunity to delay a court order requiring the school to admit African American students.
Date: September 2, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Burn victim]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an elderly black woman who was severely burned at a fire in her home.
Date: November 30, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Robbery]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a man who was robbed two hundred dollars by two black men in Dallas.
Date: December 10, 1963
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Tech high school]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the admission of certain black students to Fort Worth Technical High School.
Date: August 28, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dallas rape trial]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a black man who is on trial for the rape of a 40-year old white woman.
Date: October 18, 1962
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections