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Greatest Hits: The Briscoe Center's Music Collections

2019 Morley Safer Award Winner Announced

Congratulations to Hannah Dreier, recipient of the first Morley Safer Award for Outstanding Reporting. Her "Trapped in Gangland" series for ProPublica focused on the federal government's bungled crackdown on the Central American gang MS-13.

Greatest Hits: The Briscoe Center's Music Collections

Greatest Hits: The Briscoe Center's Music Collections

Greatest Hits features unique treasures and highlights from the Briscoe Center's extensive collections of musical primary sources, from early folk songs to stadium rock.

Covering the Moon: Apollo 11 and the News Media

Covering the Moon: Apollo 11 and the News Media

In 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins captured the world's imagination with their successful voyage to the the surface of the moon. Covering the Moon includes selections from the papers of journalists, producers, and communication professionals who covered the moon landing.

376th Heavy Bombardment Group

376th Heavy Bombardment Group

The Briscoe Center has added the records of the 376th Heavy Bombardment Group (HBG) to its military history collections. Comprised of four air squadrons, the 376th HBG saw action in the North African and Italian theaters during World War II.

The Rod Nordland Papers

The Rod Nordland Papers

The Briscoe Center has acquired the papers of Rod Nordland, an award-winning correspondent for the New York Times. Currently based in Afghanistan, where he serves as the Times's Kabul bureau chief, Nordland has worked as a foreign correspondent across the world.

The Mike Maple Photographic Archive

The Mike Maple Photographic Archive

The Briscoe Center has acquired the photographic archive of Mike Maple, a photojournalist who specializes in documentary photography. Maple has covered all manner of social issues in America over a forty-year career.