Topic: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

“Vietnam: Evidence of War" on Display at LBJ Library

March 31, 2016
Walter Cronkite, Vietnam War

The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History presents exhibit with mosaic of materials that speak to how the Vietnam war and its legacy were experienced.

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New Book Reveals UT Austin's Hidden Treasures

Jan. 21, 2016
UT Collections

In the first thorough account of the collections at UT Austin, a new book spotlights more than 80 collections — some familiar and others virtually unknown outside their fields of research — acquired since the university’s inauguration in 1883.

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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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