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A Discussion About Women's Suffrage and the Arts

Description: Conversation with Pam Breaux, hosted by Mary Anne Carter, discussing the role of the arts in activism, particularly the women's suffrage movement. They also specifically talk about the book published by the National Endowment for the Arts in honor of the centennial of the passage of the 19th amendment.
Date: August 20, 2020
Creator: Carter, Mary Anne & Breaux, Pam
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

MINES for Libraries© @ UNT Libraries: Final Report

Description: This report summarizes the University of North Texas Libraries' results from the MINES for Libraries© survey protocol from January 2015 to December 2019. The intention of the survey was to learn more about the usage of the Library's online resources, and the resulting data is robust and useful for longitudinal trends.
Date: October 20, 2020
Creator: Harker, Karen
Partner: UNT Libraries

[News Clip: Spilled government paint]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a city truck spilling white paint all over Jacksboro and 28th street.
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Peppermint forest]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about the Frazier family creating a peppermint forest in their front yard to celebrate Christmas.
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Sears and Roebuck]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about Sears and Roebuck beginning to sell automobiles.
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Santa]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Puff boards train gunners]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about National Guardsmen using a puff-board artillery range to target practice indoors and without using powder.
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Basketball]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas to accompany a news story about a football game between Texas Tech University and Texas Christian University at Southern Methodist University's Perkins Gym. The TCU Frogs beat the Red Raiders 68-48.
Date: December 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Keep Calm and Volunteer in Selma sign]

Description: Photograph of a Keep Calm and Volunteer in Selma sign from ASB 2013, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a photo of about nine people in a a building that is under construction, all of them wearing hard hats. Over the photo is yellow text that reads "Keep Calm and Volunteer in Selma, with a yellow heart at the top. ASB stands for Alternative Service Break. The mission of the University of North Texas' Alternative Service Breaks Program is to raise awareness of social issues and injustices through education and intensive service-learning experiences. Students are immersed in communities that will bring to the forefront of social awareness and inspire lifelong action and friendships. Alternative Service Breaks provide a variety of week-long service opportunities. These opportunities not only contribute to a deeper understanding of social issues, service and community but are often the sparks that motivate people to get involved in community service.
Date: March 20, 2013
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Chapel Group at ASB 2013]

Description: Photograph of a group outside of a chapel, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a group of eight African American men and women dressed casually, standing on the steps outside of a chapel and smiling for the camera. ASB stands for Alternative Service Break. The mission of the University of North Texas' Alternative Service Breaks Program is to raise awareness of social issues and injustices through education and intensive service-learning experiences. Students are immersed in communities that will bring to the forefront of social awareness and inspire lifelong action and friendships. Alternative Service Breaks provide a variety of week-long service opportunities. These opportunities not only contribute to a deeper understanding of social issues, service and community but are often the sparks that motivate people to get involved in community service.
Date: March 20, 2013
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Welcome to Selma sign ASB 2013]

Description: Photograph of a group at the SPLC at ASB 2013. The image shows a group of eight African American men and women sitting in front of a sign for the town if Selma that says "Welcome to Historic Selma." They all wear the same grey t shirt.
Date: March 20, 2013
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[People having lunch at APAEC 2011]

Description: Photograph of a group of people having lunch at APAEC 2011, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a big group of people sitting on the floor or on steps, all nearby each other. The room is lit by the windows behind the, letting sun through. Some of the people hold Wells Fargo bags. APAEC stands for Asian Pacific American Empowerment Conference, an annual conference that happens every year at UNT.
Date: April 20, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mean Green microphone]

Description: Photograph of a Mean Green microphone, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a black microphone with a white triangle around the top of it. On the side shown are the words "Mean Green" in green with an eagle symbol on it.
Date: September 20, 2010
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[3 Levels of Interactions presentation at APAEC 2011]

Description: Photograph of a presentation "3 Levels of Interactions" at APAEC 2011, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a room filled with people sitting down, a presenter can be seen at the front of the room near the top right. On the top left a projector screen can be seen, with it containing a chart titled "3 Levels of Interactions" with two columns following it. APAEC stands for Asian Pacific American Empowerment Conference, an annual conference that happens every year at UNT.
Date: April 20, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[APAEC 2011 crowd]

Description: Photograph of a crowd at APAEC 2011, held by UNT Special Collections. The crowd fills up a room. The image shows a room filled with an Asian American crowd, all of the walking around and mingling with different people. APAEC stands for Asian Pacific American Empowerment Conference, an annual conference that happens every year at UNT.
Date: April 20, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[All the Colleges ASB 2013]

Description: Photograph of a group of all the colleges at ASB 2013, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a big group of people posing together at the front of a church sanctuary. Above the back of the group is a colorful sign that says "Destination" and has a yellow star next to it. ASB stands for Alternative Service Break. The mission of the University of North Texas' Alternative Service Breaks Program is to raise awareness of social issues and injustices through education and intensive service-learning experiences. Students are immersed in communities that will bring to the forefront of social awareness and inspire lifelong action and friendships. Alternative Service Breaks provide a variety of week-long service opportunities. These opportunities not only contribute to a deeper understanding of social issues, service and community but are often the sparks that motivate people to get involved in community service.
Date: March 20, 2013
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[APAEC 2011 group]

Description: Photograph of a group at APAEC 2011. The image shows a group of about 14 Asian American people posing closely together, some standing and some squatting. The three people in the front are in normal clothes and everyone else has on the same black t-shirt that has bright green letters over a blue splash. The letters say "become extraordinarily ordinary."
Date: April 20, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Historical Tour ASB 2013]

Description: Photograph of a Historical Tour at ASB 2013, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a small group people standing outside by a sidewalk. A man on the right points in front of him as they all watch. This picture was taken during a Historical Tour. ASB stands for Alternative Service Break. The mission of the University of North Texas' Alternative Service Breaks Program is to raise awareness of social issues and injustices through education and intensive service-learning experiences. Students are immersed in communities that will bring to the forefront of social awareness and inspire lifelong action and friendships. Alternative Service Breaks provide a variety of week-long service opportunities. These opportunities not only contribute to a deeper understanding of social issues, service and community but are often the sparks that motivate people to get involved in community service.
Date: March 20, 2013
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[SPLC group at ASB 2013]

Description: Photograph of a group at the SPLC at ASB 2013, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a group of eight African American men in women during the daytime standing by a black wall structure on the left side. The black wall contains a quote by Martin Luther King Jr that says "Until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream." SPLC is the Southern Poverty Law Center in Montgomery, Alabama. It is an American nonprofit legal advocacy organization specializing in civil rights and public interest litigation. ASB stands for Alternative Service Break. The mission of the University of North Texas' Alternative Service Breaks Program is to raise awareness of social issues and injustices through education and intensive service-learning experiences. Students are immersed in communities that will bring to the forefront of social awareness and inspire lifelong action and friendships. Alternative Service Breaks provide a variety of week-long service opportunities. These opportunities not only contribute to a deeper understanding of social issues, service and community but are often the sparks that motivate people to get involved in community service.
Date: March 20, 2013
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Edmund Pettus Bridge at ASB 2013]

Description: Photograph of a group standing in front of the Edmund Pettus Bridge, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows a group of eight African American men and women standing against a rail, smiling for a picture, with the bridge in the background during the daytime. Behind the rail is water. All of the group wears the same grey t-shirt with the letters UNT on it. ASB stands for Alternative Service Break. The mission of the University of North Texas' Alternative Service Breaks Program is to raise awareness of social issues and injustices through education and intensive service-learning experiences. Students are immersed in communities that will bring to the forefront of social awareness and inspire lifelong action and friendships. Alternative Service Breaks provide a variety of week-long service opportunities. These opportunities not only contribute to a deeper understanding of social issues, service and community but are often the sparks that motivate people to get involved in community service.
Date: March 20, 2013
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Six Backs at ASB 2013]

Description: Photograph of the backs of six women at ASB 2013, held by UNT Special Collections. The image shows six women, from the back, standing outside somewhere. In the distance a bridge can be seen, with a building closely on the right. ASB stands for Alternative Service Break. The mission of the University of North Texas' Alternative Service Breaks Program is to raise awareness of social issues and injustices through education and intensive service-learning experiences. Students are immersed in communities that will bring to the forefront of social awareness and inspire lifelong action and friendships. Alternative Service Breaks provide a variety of week-long service opportunities. These opportunities not only contribute to a deeper understanding of social issues, service and community but are often the sparks that motivate people to get involved in community service.
Date: March 20, 2013
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections