The Listening Library will be the centerpiece of the TEXAS STORIES web site. Here, programming will be accessible 24/7. You'll be able to find stories by title, date, month, year and topic. Once our audio series is in production, the Library’s collection will grow weekly ... at least 52 stories per year with a companion web page for each. We'll also have lots of interviews, Audio Snapshots and Audio Postcards from the Past. When we’re ready to launch the series, a search box will be added to the top of each page to help you navigate the site.
Want a preview? Click on a title in the column to the right to see the companion web page for several sample programs.
• You will need an MP3 player to hear a program. To test your player, click on the graphic below. No audio? Then download a player.
• Keywords are highlighted in blue and link to the Online Handbook of Texas.
• Sources for the story’s content, image and music are listed in The Program Guide. Links to other online resources and classroom activities are also featured on each page. Simply click on + to expand each section and on - to close.
When you’re through with your mini tour, please email us and tell us what you think of this new resource. If you have a suggestion or resource you’d like to recommend, please include that in your comment. Be sure to tell a friend about Texas Stories and take a moment to sign up for our newsletter. That way we can tell you … Where and When to tune in!
Here are links to the programs currently featured on this site.
The Chisholm Trail
Governor W. Lee O'Daniel
Legend of the Yellow Rose of Texas
Outlaw Sam Bass
Bobby Morrow Wins Gold
Battle of Corpus Christi, Part 1
Battle of Corpus Christi, Part II
Interview: The Gault Site