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Clements Texas Papers Project

The Clements Texas Papers Project

The Briscoe Center has launched an extensive online repository documenting the gubernatorial administrations of William P. Clements, Texas governor between 1979–83 and 1987–91.

Vietnam War Resources

Vietnam War Resources

Currently airing on PBS, Ken Burns and Lynn Novick's 18-hour documentary series "The Vietnam War" uses collections and scholarship from all over the world—including those based at the Briscoe Center.

Pong to Pokemon

Materials in Action: Pong to Pokémon

The Bullock Museum's exhibit Pong to Pokémon: The Evolution of Electronic Gaming chronicles 50 years of the video game industry.

Adventures of a Ballad Hunter

Adventures of a Ballad Hunter

Republished by UT Press, Adventures of a Ballad Hunter is the classic memoir of pioneering folklorist John A. Lomax, who in the first half of the twentieth century recorded and preserved thousands of endangered American folk songs.

From Commemoration to Education

From Commemoration to Education: Pompeo Coppini's Statue of Jefferson Davis

No longer an object of commemoration, the statue was moved in 2015 and now forms part of a new exhibition that explores the statue's history, as well as its significance as both a work of art and evidence of the past.