First African-American Undergraduate Student Enrolls at North Texas State College, 1956
Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to
accompany a news story about Irma E.L. Sephas, the first African
American student to attend North Texas State College. Footage shows
Mrs. Sephas on campus. She is interviewed about her experience at the
school. At the end of the film, President James Carl “J. C.” Matthews is
shown seated at a desk.