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09. University of Houston Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: 09

Found in 104 Collections and/or Records:

Faculty Vita Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-066
Dates: 1960-1990
Scope and Contents Vitae folders are arranged alphabetically, according to the last name of the individual. Each card contains information (education, date of birth, brief employment history, and sometimes a photograph) for people employed by the University of Houston. Some of the folders also contain newspaper clippings associated with that individual. For example, the folders relating to Paul Chu contain numerous newspaper articles associated to his research in the area of superconductor material....

Carlisle Floyd Manuscript Scores

 Collection
Identifier: 1999-009
Dates: 1966-1992
Scope and Contents This collection contains manuscript scores for 6 of Carlisle Floyd's works, dating from 1958 to 1992.

UH Folklore Archives

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-020
Dates: Approx. 1976-2014
Content Description Approximately 13 linear feet consisting predominantly of ethnographic interviews, fieldwork, and reports produced for folklore courses taught by Carl Lindahl and Susan Stahl for the UH English Department from the 1970s through 2010s. A sample of student work of the department’s first folklorist can be found in the John Q. Anderson Papers. The UH Folklore Archives documents the diverse cultures of Houston as documented primarily by UH students. The Folklore Archives also contains research...

UH Forensics Team Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-002
Dates: 1956-1973
Scope and Contents The U.H. Forensics Team Records contains newspaper articles, schedules of tournament events, correspondence, tapes, and photographs relating to the U.H. Forensics Team between the years of 1956-1973. Typically the newspaper articles describe the team's performance at various national tournaments.

"Forum" Magazine Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1991-002
Dates: 1964-1976
Scope and Contents The bulk of this collection consists of rejection letters sent out between January of 1964 and November of 1976; it also includes general correspondence concerning Donald Lee in the 1960s.

George E. Fox Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2018-033
Dates: 1974-1984
Scope and Contents The collection covers the Fox-Woese collaboration from its beginnings in 1973 until 1985 and contains approximately 5 linear feet of records, including correspondence, manuscripts for articles, research, data analysis, and photographs of laboratory equipment.The highlight of the collection are multiple draft versions of each of the major manuscripts, which provide insight to what they were thinking at the time.

John H. Freeman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1977-002
Dates: 1956-1985
Scope and Contents This collection does not currently have a full finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing mmmanning@uh.edu.

The collection consists primarily of awards and honors recognizing Mr. Freeman's contributions to the field of medicine, as well as to the University of Houston Libraries.

Robert Freund Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-003
Dates: 1960s-1970s
Scope and Contents The Robert Freund Papers include newspapers; clippings; and University of Houston Committee to End the War newsletters (and drafts), correspondence, and flyers. Additionally, the collection documents the Plenary Session to the Constitutional Convention (September 1970), the National Peace Action Coalition Convention (December 1970), SDS (students for a democratic society) and other organizations, National Peace Action Coalition Convention (December 1970), and contains a 76 page memorandum from...

UH Frontier Fiesta Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1996-003
Dates: 1941-2014; Majority of material found within 1952-1959
Scope and Contents Paper records related to Frontier Fiesta, dating from 1941 to 2006. Materials have been arranged by series, and chronologically within each. Materials found in this collection include programs, newspaper clippings, financial records, contracts, applications, rules and regulations, show scripts, correspondence, and photographs.

Series 7 contains digital archival materials produced in 2014.

Gerald E. Osborne University of Houston Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-010
Dates: ca. 1980s
Content Description Artifacts and memorabilia documenting the history of the University of Houston.

Glass Mountain Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2018-039
Dates: 2007-2018
Scope and Contents Posters, brochures, programs, and ephemera from the University of Houston Department of English's undergraduate literary journal Glass Mountain and its Boldface Conference.

Graduate School of Social Work Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-018
Dates: 1960-2009
Scope and Contents This collection contains 2 boxes of records relating to the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Houston. A significant portion of this material was given to the archives from the university Print Plant. Materials include course information, stationary, certificates, invitations, program and workshop flyers, promotional material, published material, newsletters, reports, and commencement programs. This collection is arranged chronologically and alphabetically as necessary....

Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-016
Dates: 1960-2009
Scope and Contents These records contain 3 boxes relating to the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the University of Houston. Material includes correspondence, course information, event flyers, posters, proposals, certificates, stationary, promotional material, invitations, newsletters, published material, newspapers, memorandum, proposals, and two plaques. This collection is arranged chronologically and alphabetically as necessary. Material ranges in date from the 1960s to 2009.

Hines College of Architecture Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-009
Dates: 1940-2009
Scope and Contents This collection contains records relating to the Hines College of Architecture at the University of Houston. A significant portion of this material was given to the archives from the University Print Plant. Records include course information, promotional material, invitations, correspondence, reports, faculty writings, publications, commencement programs, and stationery. The collection is arranged chronologically and alphabetically as necessary. Material ranges in date from the 1940s to 2009....

President Philip G. Hoffman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-001
Dates: undetermined
Scope and Contents This collection does not currently have a finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing mmmanning@uh.edu.