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09. University of Houston Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: 09

Found in 104 Collections and/or Records:

John Lienhard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-009
Dates: 1961-2006
Scope and Contents The John H. Lienhard series of speeches and materials cover a diverse range of topics. The earliest speech dates from 1962 and the most recent in the collection dates from November 1997. The vast majority of speeches from the collection were given between 1980 and 1997.

Forms part of the University Archives.

UH Marketing Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-006
Dates: 1996-2011
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.

In addition to paper records, this collection also includes 10 Digital Betacam tapes, and 4 DAT tapes.

UH Master of Fine Arts Thesis Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-004
Dates: 1978-2015
Content Description The Masters of Fine Arts (MFA) Thesis Collection contains MFA Thesis documentation materials through 2015. There are both written documents in the form of artists' statements as well as slides and digital reproductions of the works of art produced by the artists.Individual MFA theses are cataloged in the University of Houston Libraries catalog in the ...

UH McElhinney Hall Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-022
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.

UH Mexican American Alumni Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-011
Dates: 1987-1997
Scope and Contents The Mexican American Alumni Association Records consists of administrative files, financial records, minutes, and correspondence dating from 1987 to 1997. Materials are organized chronologically at the folder level.

Edwin Miles Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1985-004
Dates: 1955-1986
Scope and Contents The Edwin Miles Papers contain the correspondence and research of Professor Edwin Miles between 1955 and 1985. This collection contains both Archives-related and general correspondence, as well as scholarly articles collected by Professor Miles regarding Archives and Record Management at other Universities, and related correspondence with faculty members of these Universities.

William C. Moffit Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-025
Dates: 1930-2008; Majority of material found within 1960s-1980s
Scope and Contents The William C. Moffit papers contains 44 cartons. The collection is organized into 14 series: Personal/Office Files, Teaching Materials, Sheet Music, University Fight Songs, Moffit Arrangements of SWC Fight Songs, Small Sectional Sheet Music, Moffit’s Resource Materials and Michigan State Band Books, Original Working Scores, Formations, Audio Cassettes and Records, Ephemera, Music Books, Awards, and Oversize material.The collection includes personal office files, teaching aids,...

UH News Releases

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-067
Dates: 1947-1954
Scope and Contents The UH News Releases include official university news releases, advertisements, correspondence, and administrative records, dating from 1947-1954. This collection is arranged into series based primarily on how it was originally received. The News Release series is the largest in the collection, containing 56 folders. Materials date from May 1950 to August 1954 and are divided by month of the release. These releases cover almost every aspect of the University including announcements of events,...

UH Office of Special Events Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-026
Dates: 1989-2013
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.In addition to paper records, this collection also contains digital archival materials--primarily photographs of events held by the Office of Special Events. These can be accessed in the Special Collections Reading Room by advance request. These materials may require up to one week to access. Contact curator Mary Manning...

Omicron Delta Kappa Society, University of Houston Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-028
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.

Benjamin Ostrovsky Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-007
Dates: 1960s - 2000s
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.

"Our Time" UH Book Project Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-014
Dates: 1987-2002
Scope and Contents This collection contains research and correspondence related to the writing of "Our Time," a book detailing the first 75 years of the University of Houston. Included in this collection are drafts of the book, and correspondence and ephemera relating to the "Celebrating 75 Years" campaign at the University. The items in this collection are dated between 1987 and 2002.

Ruth Pennybacker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-044
Dates: 1934-1981
Scope and Contents The Ruth Pennybacker papers consists of the teaching aids she used in class, photocopies of plays, news clippings, and programmes. Included in the collection is a scrapbook crafted in 1967 by her students, colleagues, and friends as a tribute to Miss Pennybacker.

UH Photographs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-037
Dates: 1948-2000
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs depicting individuals, groups, locations, activities, events, and organizations at the University of Houston. Many of the photographs in this collection have been removed from other related University Archives collections--such as the President's Office Records--and gathered here to facilitate access.The processed collection includes 41 linear feet of photographs. The additional 62 linear feet of unprocessed materials are primarily negatives,...

Poetry and Prose Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-003
Dates: 1981-2014
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents: This collection contains records of Poetry & Prose, a reading series presented by the University of Houston Libraries and the University of Houston Creative Writing Program. The series features UH faculty, students, alumni as well as other writers. Materials in this collection include publicity, correspondence, and authorization forms related to planning and promoting the events, as well as phtoographs, scrapsbooks, and press coverage documenting them.This...