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Global Stochastic Field Simulator

Description: This poster was featured at the 2013 Perot Museum of Nature and Science's 'Social Science' exhibit. It discusses the Global Stochastic Field Simulator, conceived in the summer of 2011.
Date: June 21, 2013
Creator: Mikler, Armin R.; O'Neill, Marty; Helsing, Joseph; Camp, Taylor & Indrakanti, Saratchandra
Item Type: Poster
Partner: UNT College of Engineering

[Letter from Birdie McGee to the Moore family, February 4, 1900]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Birdie McGee and is addressed to Charles B. Moore, Linnet Moore, and Aunt Mollie. In this letter, McGee informs the Moore family and Aunt Mollie of the goings-on in Gallatin, Tennessee. The News includes: a confirmation about receiving the most current letter written by the Moore's, a weather update, details about the smallpox outbreak and how everyone is getting their vaccinations, a discussion about going to town to get a vaccination and details that Alice is sock from hers, news about community deaths, a dialogue about social events some family members attended and what happened at the events, health updates on Matilda Dodd and on the family members who have been vaccinated, and a discussion about clothing. She closes the letter by noting that the family should write to her soon. The envelope is included with the letter.
Date: February 4, 1900
Creator: McGee, Birdie
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from J. W. Bounds to Charles B. Moore, February 22, 1900]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written to Charles B. Moore from J. W. Bounds. In this letter, Bounds informs Moore of the goings-on in Nashville, TN. The news includes: a discussion about Washington's birthday, details about his Christmas vacations and Lila Franklin, a dialogue about the smallpox outbreak in his area, details not to tell his parents about his close encounter with smallpox, a discussion about graduating, and a weather update. He closes the letter by sending his regard to all of the Moore family. The envelope is included with the letter.
Date: February 22, 1900
Creator: Bounds, J. W.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Mary Moore to Charles and Linnet Moore and Willie, January 10, 1900]

Description: Letter to Charles and Linnet Moore and Willie McGee. She mentions that a lot of their friends have moved. She made broom weed syrup for their cough. Birdie and Mattie had a small party the other night. Birdie tells Linnet to write. Linnet's father said she had written, but she hasn't sent it. Just like Lenora never received Linnet's letter either. She mentions the measles and small pox are going around. Sunday she had visitors and Mr. Love want her to stay all night, but she thinks he drinks. She got an apron and two handkerchiefs for her birthday. She asks what Linnet is doing, since she doesn't write, and if she is tired of cooking. She says that good money can be made there because items are sold by the pound. She asks how her friends are. She is going to see Mrs. Ellis who is not doing well. Nicy Blackamare married a Mr. Hassell. She comments on John Brown, Henry A. Wise, Mrs. Nation and prohibition.
Date: January 10, 1900
Creator: Moore, Mary
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Vaccine]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a second round of the Salk polio vaccine arriving in Dallas.
Date: July 14, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Typhoid]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about free vaccines administered after a typhoid fever case appeared in Fort Worth. The infant with the illness recovered.
Date: June 4, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Flood (Benbrook, typhoid, rivside, tornado)]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about free typhoid shots being dispensed to anyone who has been exposed to the flooded areas in Tarrant County.
Date: May 26, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Jet plane into boat works]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, looking back at the top local news stories of the past year.
Date: December 31, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Most kids taking Salk polio shots]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about mass polio vaccinations of Fort Worth school children. Public health officials report that only a few parents have revoked permission for their children to receive the shot.
Date: May 3, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dog dragnet in Houston]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a crackdown on stray dogs in Houston for rabies control purposes.
Date: February 18, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Children receive final polio shots]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Tarrant County second-graders receiving the last of their three Salk polio vaccinations.
Date: June 15, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: The week in review]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a fire destroying a church, the continuation of Howard M. Davis' trial, a car thief forgetting his diary in a stolen vehicle, the theft of a flu vaccine, a welcoming ceremony at Love field, and a Fort Worth man beating a world record.
Date: October 26, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections