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Center Acquires the John Dominis Photographic Archive

Center Acquires the John Dominis Photographic Archive

The Briscoe Center has acquired the photographic archive of John Dominis, one of Life magazine's most celebrated photojournalists.

Center Acquires the Robert McNeely Photographic Archive

Center Acquires the Robert McNeely Photographic Archive

The Briscoe Center has acquired the Robert McNeely Photographic Archive. McNeely's career in photojournalism includes work as a White House photographer in the administrations of presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton.

Center Acquires the Bill Helmer Papers

Center Acquires the Bill Helmer Papers

The Briscoe Center has acquired the papers of veteran writer and editor Bill Helmer, who was a pioneer of the underground university press in the 1950s and '60s. Helmer's papers include documentation related to his time at UT Austin editing The Texas Ranger, as well as his work as supervisor for student magazines in the 1965-66 school year.

Briscoe Center Acquires the Terry McDonell Papers

Briscoe Center Acquires the Terry McDonell Papers

The Briscoe Center has acquired the papers of renowned magazine editor Terry McDonell, whose papers document his years as editor at Rolling Stone, Newsweek, Esquire, Outside, Men's Journal and Sports Illustrated.

Confederate telegrams

Briscoe Center Works with Math Department to Decode Secret Confederate Message

A series of previously unintelligible Confederate telegrams in the Briscoe Center's collections has been deciphered thanks to mathematicians at the University of Texas.

Renovation work at the Briscoe Center

Renovation Work at the Briscoe Center

In 2016, the Briscoe Center will undergo the renovation of its public service space in Sid Richardson Hall Unit 2.