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AC004_A_LOOK_AT_TEXAS_SCRAPBOOKTHE TYRRELL HISTORICAL LIBRARY AC -004 A Look at Texas Scrapbook, 1953-1961 DESCRIPTION This scrapbook begins with a series of photographs and narrative descriptions of tourist sites in Texas. After a few pages, the focus changes to a collection of items pertinent to the history of Beaumont buildings and landmarks. More than half of the newspaper clippings contained therein relate to the historic preservation of Beaumont's most famous buildings. Also included is a series of articles concerning Harry Truman's dismissal of General Douglas MacArthur during the Korean War, and MacArthur's visit to Texas. The scrapbook is maintained in its original order. An additional folder contains loose clippings which represent continuation of those in the scrapbook.