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In Memoriam: Wally McNamee

In Memoriam: Wally McNamee

The Briscoe Center pays tribute to renowned photojournalist Wally McNamee, who died on November 17, 2017, at the age of 84.

Struggle for Justice

Now on Display: Struggle for Justice: Four Decades of Civil Rights Photography

Struggle for Justice: Four Decades of Civil Rights Photography features images from the center's vast photojournalism collections that provide compelling visual evidence of the struggles, flashpoints, and achievements of the civil rights movement—from Jim Crow to Black Power.

Dan Rather: American Journalist

Center Launches Dan Rather: American Journalist

The Briscoe Center proudly presents, Dan Rather: American Journalist, an immersive digital humanities project. Featuring over 2,000 digitized documents, 300 excerpts from 12 oral history interviews, and over 500 video clips.

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.

Center Continues to Build News Media History Archives

Center Continues to Build News Media History Archives

The Briscoe Center continues to build its extensive news media holdings with the recent acquisition of the papers of four CBS writers and producers: Charles Wolfson, Alison Owings, Marion Goldin, and Susan Zirinsky.