Topic: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Statesman and Governor Bill Richardson Donates Papers to UT Austin's Briscoe Center

March 9, 2015

Bill Richardson, a former congressman, ambassador, Cabinet secretary and New Mexico governor, has donated his professional and political papers to the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Briscoe Center Acquires Willie Nelson Collection

May 8, 2014
Briscoe Center Acquires Willie Nelson Collection

The iconic American musician donated major portions of his personal collection, including song manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, platinum records and Indian headdresses. An upcoming exhibit is in the works.

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Briscoe Center Acquires Willie Nelson Collection

May 8, 2014
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Internationally famous singer-songwriter Willie Nelson has donated major portions of his collection of correspondence, manuscripts, records and awards to the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Why JFK Died in Dallas

Nov. 18, 2013
Why JFK Died in Dallas

A new book by a journalism professor documents the hysteria and fear that culminated in Kennedy's assassination 50 years ago. Read an excerpt and see archival JFK photographs.

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The JFK Assassination, 50 Years Later

Oct. 11, 2013

With the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination approaching, Americans remain captivated by the events of Nov. 22, 1963, and current events continue to provide newsworthy opportunities for coverage.

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