The Texas Experience: Doris Miller


Produced by Jim Ruddy and presented by the Shell Companies Foundation and the Texas Committee for the Humanities, The Texas Experience presents the history of Texas through a series of one-minute clips. Each clip features a celebrity narrator briefly exploring a specific aspect of Texas history or culture, with topics ranging from early women settlers to Buddy Holly's short but influential career. In this episode, legendary football coach of the Dallas Cowboys, Tom Landry tells the story Navy Messman Doris "Dorie" Miller's heroic actions during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Link to Resource

http://www.texasarchive.org/library/index.php?title=The_Texas_Experience_-_Tom_Landry_Presents_Dorie_Miller Disclaimer: this does not appear to be a resource that we own or control.

Resource Type
Audio-Visual Materials
Source(s)
Texas Archive of the Moving Image
TEKS Expectations
Resource Topic/Period

Was this resource helpful?

Do you have a resource to share? Add new Resource »


Please help us to keep these resources up to date and organized.

Report other problem »

Support these Programs

As a nonprofit, our education programs depend on supporters like you.

Donate today

Released every two years, the Texas Almanac is your go-to book for maps and data on all 254 Texas counties. Get your copy today .

photo of texas almanac