Topic: Don Carleton

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
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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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George Washington Letter Acquired by Briscoe Center

June 5, 2013

The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at The University of Texas at Austin has acquired a letter written by George Washington. The letter, among the few to reside in Texas historical collections, discusses the killing of three Indians by white settlers.

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News to History Offers Window into U.S. Presidency

Feb. 14, 2013
News to History Offers Window into U.S. Presidency

Tapping into the Briscoe Center's vast photographic archive, a new exhibit spotlights public and private moments of 13 American presidents. Watch a slideshow.

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Briscoe Center's 'When I Rise' Honored At International Filmmaker Festival

Oct. 23, 2012

The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History's documentary film "When I Rise" has won two awards at the International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema in Kent, United Kingdom.

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