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detail of Dolph Briscoe and John Nance Garner

The Board of Regents has approved the renaming of the John Nance Garner Museum to the Briscoe-Garner Museum, in honor of the late Governor Dolph Briscoe.

Christmas at Winedale 2011

The Winedale Folklife Christmas event is Saturday, December 10, 2011, from noon to 4 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public.

detail from When I Rise movie poster

Movies That Matter presents When I Rise on December 8, 2011 commemorating International Human Rights Day.

detail of Andy Rooney and Dr. Don Carleton

The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History mourns the death of legendary CBS writer, commentator and journalist Andy Rooney.

exhibit image detail for "Laying Down the Gavel"

In commemoration of the 50 years that have passed since the November 16, 1961 death of Sam Rayburn, the Sam Rayburn Library and Museum hosts the exhibit, Laying Down the Gavel.