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KUHF Houston Public Radio is licensed to the University of Houston, but is fully self-supported through gifts from individuals, corporations, other non-profits and foundations in the greater Houston area. It is a fully professional radio station, certified by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and is a member of National Public Radio (NPR), American Public Media (APM) and Public Radio International (PRI). KUHF employs 52 full-time staff in the areas of broadcast production and on-air operations; broadcast journalism and reporting; information technology and Web design; engineering; fundraising and development; marketing and business administration. Houston Public Radio exists first, to serve its listeners, in particular, and the community, in general. We care about arts, culture, information and education. We believe that Houston Public Radio is a positive, uplifting influence, both vital and necessary to our community.

Series

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104 Pieces

"Texas Originals" is a radio series profiling individuals whose life and achievements have had a profound influence upon Texas history and culture.

  • From: KUHF
  • Updated: May 21, 2014

Latest Pieces

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Considered to be the “greatest western writer of all time” by the Western Writers of America.

Bought by KTTZ and KAMU


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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He helped Galveston recover from the 1900 Hurricane.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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An adventurer who explored Texas and its earliest inhabitants.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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He documented the cruelty of slaveholding in the 1850s

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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A legendary medical doctor and social reformer

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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A legendary rancher and cattleman.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Despite great opposition, she spent her life fighting for Texas women’s right to vote.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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He fought discrimination faced by Mexican-Americans during the battle of Texas Independence.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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An educator and folklorist who became the first Mexican-American president of the Texas Folklore Society.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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A Franciscan Priest who brought Spanish settlers to Texas in the 1600s.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2