University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the McNeely (Dave) Papers, 1981-2005



Descriptive Summary

Creator: McNeely, Dave
Title: McNeely, Dave, Papers
Dates: 1981-2005
Abstract: The McNeely (Dave) papers contain notes, taped interviews, subject files, and published columns which McNeely collected and wrote during his career as a reporter with KERA TV-Radio in Dallas, the Dallas Morning News, and the Austin-American Statesman.
Accession No.: 2013-200; 84-108; 84-144; 84-247; 86-11; 87-175; 88-81; 88-400; 89-26; 89-329; 90-105; 90-213; 92-001; 91-210; 92-128; 92-374; 93-167; 93-360; 94-072; 94-352; 94-358; 95-13; 96-018; 97-169; 2005-227; 2006-126
OCLC No.: 881098929
Extent: 26 ft., 6 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Dave McNeely, born on June 12, 1940, began his journalism career as a political reporter for the University of Texas student newspaper. He has since reported on politics and elections for the state of Texas as a reporter with KERA TV-Radio in Dallas, the Dallas Morning News and the Austin-American Statesman. He has also served as political editor for the Austin-American Statesman and co-wrote, with Jim Henderson, a biography of former Lieutenant governor Bob Bullock entitled, "Bob Bullock: God Bless Texas".


Scope and Contents

The McNeely (Dave) papers contain notes, taped interviews, subject files, and published columns which McNeely collected and wrote during his career as a reporter with KERA TV-Radio in Dallas, the Dallas Morning News, and the Austin-American Statesman.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Access to portions of this collection are restricted. Contact repository for further information.

Use Restrictions

A portion of these papers are stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
McNeely, Dave -- Archives
Subjects (Organizations)
Austin American-statesman
Dallas morning news
KERA Dallas/Ft. Worth (Television station)
Subjects
Journalism -- Texas
Press and politics -- United States
Journalists -- Texas
Places
Austin (Tex.)
Dallas (Tex.)
Texas -- Politics and government
Texas -- History

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Dave McNeely Papers, 1981-2005, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed archives staff. Subsequent revisions were made by Esther Kirchner, 2014.


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Stored at library storage facility

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95-13/1 Campaign and elections 1994.
Court of Criminal Appeals 1994.
Congress 1994.
District 29 1994.
District 27 1994.
District 25 1994.
District 24 1994.
District 23 1994.
District 16 1994.
District 14 1994.
District 10 1994.
District 6 1994.
District 5 1994.
District 2 1994.
Comptroller 1994.
Attorney General 1994.
Agriculture Commissioner 1994.
Governor 1994.
Railroad Commissioner 1994.
Lieutenant Governor 1994.
Land Commissioner 1994.
Treasurer 1994.
Texas Senate 1994.
District 25 1994.
District 24 1994.
District 22 1994.
District 17 1994.
District 11 1994.
District 6 1994.
District 4 1994.
District 3 1994.
District 2 1994.
Texas House, district 43 (Nieto) 1994.
Supreme Court 1994.
U.S. Senate 1994.
Miscellaneous printed material 1994.
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94-352/1 Miscellaneous correspondence and printed material 1994.
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94-358/1 Redistricting 1991-1994.
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94-358/2 Statewide elections 1990-1991.
Candidate list 1990.
Texas Senate, district 9, special election 1990.
Texas House, district 51, special election 1991.
3rd Congressional district, special election 1991.
Agricultural Commissioner 1990.
Attorney General 1990.
Comptroller 1990.
Court of Criminal Appeals 1990.
Governor 1990.
U.S. Senate 1990.
Land Commissioner 1990.
Lieutenant Governor 1990.
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94-072/1 Reference files
Abortion undated.
Austin Writer’s League undated.
AIDS undated.
Banks undated.
Column items III, IV, V, VI undated.
Comptroller’s race 1990.
Congressional races 1984.
Congress 1st District 1985.
Death penalty undated.
Democratic Leadership Council undated.
Democrats II October 19, 1989 - June 14, 1992.
Department of Human Resources undated.
Grand juries undated.
Head, Fred undated.
Initiative and referendum [?]-1993
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94-072/2 Land Commission firings undated.
LaRouche, Lyndon undated.
Medical malpractice undated.
Mexican-American politics undated.
Polls undated.
Population data undated.
Products liability fight 1991.
Seat belts undated.
Securities board undated.
SEDCO undated.
Slush funds undated.
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94-072/3-94-072/4 Presidential election 1992.
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94-072/5 Presidential election 1992.
Congressional; Texas Senate, legislative, Railroad Commission and court, elections 1992.
Special U. S. Senate election 1993.
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94-072/6 All elections 1988.
State-wide, Railroad Commission, Supreme Court, Treasurer, U. S. Senate; Texas House of Representatives, Senate and Congress and files of Democrats and Republicans undated.
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94-072/7 Correspondence 1993-1994.



 

Stored at SRH

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4S1-4 Reporter's notebooks 1993-2005.
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2X93a-93e Audiocassettes of interviews 2000-2004.
154.
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2.325/E498 Audiocassettes (2): “Dave McNeely interview”, parts 1 & 2 [Restricted] December 20, 2004.
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2.325/E500 Audiocassette tapes: interviews (see holding record for index) [Restricted] undated.
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2.325/E502 Audiocassette tapes: interviews (see holding record for index) [Restricted] undated.
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4Zf57 to 4Zf63 Clippings and correspondence 1981-2004.
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2.325/S88 Interviews, #1984-1 to #1984-26 [Restricted] 1984.
Audiocassette tapes [Restricted]
“Texas politics” series (KERA-TV, Dallas) audio interviews
#104 to #147 1977-1978.
#1 to #52 1978.