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The Ouida Whitaker Dean Collection, no. 24 – Scene from Hollow Rock Mountain (1976)

This footage captures several takes of a scene from a fiction student film, Hollow Rock Mountain. The film was made in 1976 by students from Timpson High School, shot at various locations around Timpson and Shelby County.

LBJ Home Movies – Austin 1943

This home movie captures scenes of life in Austin for Lyndon and Lady Bird Johnson in 1943. Narrated by Lady Bird some years later, images include many University of Texas campus buildings, Lake Austin, Mansfield Dam, Lake Bucha, and Mt. Bonnell, as well as scenes of the Johnsons with their close friends. Scenes of LBJ

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Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 85 – TSU Book Fair (1972)

This home movie captures scenes of the 1972 Book Fair at Texas Southern University.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 47 – Mt. Horem visits Conroe, TX (1969)

This home movie captures scenes of Mt. Horem Baptist Church’s 1969 trip by bus to Conroe, Texas where they camp on Lake Conroe, enjoying time swimming and boating, then join Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church for Sunday service and a reception.

Thomas F. Freeman Collection, no. 72 – TSU and Rice University (1976)

This home movie captures scenes of Dr. Freeman leading a discussion between students of Rice and Texas Southern universities on the Rice University campus in 1976.