Almanac, Episode 208
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KUHT-TV (Television station)
First segment discusses the West Coast earthquake of 1989 with Dr. Carl Norman, Associate Professor of Geology at the University of Houston. In the second segment, Galveston City Manager Doug W. Mathews discusses measures Galveston is taking to prevent tragedies during hurricanes, including cutting back on seawall traffic. In the third segment, Congressional Candidate Beverly A. Spencer, an attorney, talks with Gwenevere Daye, Editor of National Minority Politics, and Prof. Franklin Jones of Texas Southern University's Political Science department. Alvin "Boom Boom" Jackson provides sports updates and commentary in the fourth segment. Garvin Berry comments on campaigning procedures.
Walko, Ann-Marie; Weiss, Jeffrey; Houston, J. D.; Bowser, Betty Ann
Norman, Carl; Mathews, Doug W.; Spencer, Beverly A.; Daye, Gwenevere; Jones, Franklin; Jackson, Alvin; Berry, Garvin; Loma Prieta Earthquake; Political campaigns; Public television
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Digitization and access for this item is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State Library and Archives Commission (2017).
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Other: ID 1997-006a, AV Shelving; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm3583kx40q
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