A Guide to the Letter from Waco Videocassette, 1996
Born in Waco, Texas, Donald Howard graduated from Baylor University in 1979, later receiving a master of arts from the Radio-Television-Film department at the University of Texas at Austin in 1987. In 1996, Howard produced, wrote, and directed Letter from Waco, a documentary broadcast nation-wide on PBS that explores the social history of Waco, Texas, as well as the 1993 stand-off between the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms and the Branch Davidians.
"Donald Howard." UT Documentary Center. Accessed April 20, 2011. http://utdoccenter.org/faculty/howard/.
The Letter from Waco Videocassette, 1996, contains a documentary chronicling the recent social history of Waco, Texas, and the confrontation between the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms and the Branch Davidians in 1993.
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Letter from Waco Videocassette, 1996, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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