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TFC Administrative Corresspondence

Administrative correspondence, 1997-2012, 3.42 MB (27 files) (digital)

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Scope and Content
Under Texas Governor Rick Perry, the Texas Film Commission (TFC) served the film, television, commercial, animation, visual effects, and video games industries in the state, offering an array of resources and incentives. The TFC’s main functions included administering the Texas Moving Image Industry Incentive Program and the Film Friendly Texas program; publishing the annual Texas Production Directory/Manual; maintaining a job hotline for cast, crew, and video game/animation positions; and providing resources and information to facilitate media production in the state. Administrative correspondence includes the correspondence, attachments, memos, and related notes of TFC directors Tom Copeland, Bob Hudgins, and Evan E. Fitzmaurice, and assistant/interim director Carol Pirie, dating from 1997 to 2012. Correspondents include Speaker of the House Joe Straus, Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, other legislators, colleagues, and industry professionals. Records primarily relate to legislation and Texas Government Code affecting the TFC, with a particular focus on planning for and reporting on the Texas Moving Image Industry Incentive Program.

Formats of the original electronic files include word processing files and email messages. Digital files presented for public use will generally be .pdf for text documents, and .eml for email messages. Files in their original format are available on request; restrictions may apply.

These records are arranged as received by the creating agency, but were grouped intellectually into the series appearing in this finding aid.

Preferred Citation
(Identify the item), Administrative correspondence files, Texas Governor Rick Perry Texas Film Commission records. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Inventory of Administrative correspondence

E2015/117 Correspondence, 2009 [338.00 KB (2 files)]
Rules- Legislative, 2009 [338.00 KB (2 files)]
Correspondence-administrative, 2003-2012 [1.06 MB (10 files)]
Proposed Legislative Correspondence, 1997-2009 [2.03 MB (15 files)]

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