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.Read more
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.Read more
Material culture archive to be exhibited on campus, adds to center's music collections
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AUSTIN, Texas 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.
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.Read more
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.Read more