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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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He was an author whose most influential works were defined by the natural world of Texas.

Bought by KTTZ and KAMU


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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They were iconic collectors and curators of art.

Bought by KTTZ and KAMU


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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He was born a slave and became a civic and political force in the years following Reconstruction.

Bought by KTTZ and KAMU


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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She was a pioneering and award winning author and poet.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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He was an influential political and military figure in the Texas Revolution.

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  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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A folklorist and teacher who spent most of his life writing about the culture of the west.

Bought by KTTZ and KAMU


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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She a fast-living, hard-driving woman who became known as the “Bandit Queen.”

Bought by KTTZ and KAMU


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Chancellor of the University of Texas and world-class collector of books.

Bought by KTTZ, KTTZ, and KAMU


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 3
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He commanded the Ranger Battalion on D-Day that scaled the 100-foot cliffs of Normandy.

Bought by KTTZ, KTTZ, KAMU, and KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 4
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A folklorist, a teacher and a writer who penned several novels focusing on lives of women in Texas.

Bought by KTTZ, KTTZ, and KAMU


  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
  • Purchases: 3