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Dr. Don Carleton

"The Briscoe Center is gearing up for a busy fall. We're particularly excited about what's happening this October at the Sam Rayburn Museum, located in Bonham, Texas, when we unveil a complete upgrade of the museum's exhibits. We invite you to join us in Bonham for what promises to be a fitting commemoration of Mr. Sam's legacy."


Detail from photo of Dennis Brack preparing to photograph from the top of the Washington Monument.

Award-winning photojournalist Dennis Brack, who covered 10 presidential administrations and major news stories for Time and Newsweek, has donated his photographic archive to the Briscoe Center.


Detail from cover of Texas Furniture: The Cabinetmakers and Their Work, 1840-1880, Volume 2

The Briscoe Center recently sponsored a significant research project, led by Lonn Taylor and David Warren, that served as the foundation for the recent publication of Texas Furniture: The Cabinetmakers and Their Work, 1840-1880, Volumes One and Two.


Detail from Variable Star Crib Quilt. e_wqh_0222.

The Briscoe Center's Sam Rayburn Museum will host the exhibit Threads of Tradition as part of Bonham's Third Annual Quilt Hop, Saturday, July 28, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m..