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09. University of Houston Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: 09

Found in 104 Collections and/or Records:

President's Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1985-005
Dates: 1927-2015
Scope and Contents The full finding aid is available on TARO: https://legacy.lib.utexas.edu/taro/uhua/00012/hua-00012.htmlThe President’s Office Records include correspondence, memoranda, publications, clippings, invitations, and related material dating from 1927-1981 that were received or created by the President of the University of Houston. The bulk of the material dates from the mid-1960s to 1978 and was...

UH Property Acquisition Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-011
Dates: 1967-2010
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.

Public Access Computer Systems Forum (PACS-L) Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1991-003
Dates: 1989-1991
Scope and Contents This collection consists of eleven boxes of printed e-mail correspondence among members of the Public-Access Computer Systems Forum (PACS-L). The distribution list was established by Charles W. Bailey, Jr., and provided by the University of Houston Libraries. These documents are dated from July 1989 to February 1991, corresponding to Bailey's tenure as moderator. There is also a notebook of handwritten notes, and four compact discs containing PACS-L archives.

UH Public Relations Campaign Video Cassettes

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-012
Dates: 2003
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 Publications Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-012
Dates: 1979-2002
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 Research Facilities Day Proclamation

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-028
Dates: 1989
Scope and Contents This collection contains a Proclamation from the City of Houston announcing "University of Houston Research Facilities Day," signed by Mayor Kathryn J. Whitmire on March 28, 1989.

Elizabeth D. Rockwell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-010
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.

Vagram Saradjian papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-010
Dates: 1970s-2019
Content Description Approximately 7 linear feet of archival records dating from the 1970s-2019, documenting Vagram Saradjian’s career as a violinist and professor at the Moore’s School of Music. The bulk of the collection is collection annotated music, but the collection also includes, photos, fliers, programs, newspapers, magazines, posters, correspondence, memos, tenure portfolios, and CVs.

Mark S. Schmidt UH Integration Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-011
Dates: 1965-2008; Majority of material found within 2000-2001
Scope and Contents This one-box collection consists of correspondence, interview audio, transcripts, and consent forms on the topic of integration at UH. These interviews took place in the early 2000s, as did most correspondence in the collection, with the outlier of one newspaper clipping dated April 1965.Digital surrogates of six audio cassette tapes are available to view on the Special Collections Reading Room computer. This collection is not yet fully processed. Some materials may be...

William W. Sherrill Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2018-012
Dates: 1920-2018; Majority of material found within 1960-2017
Scope and Contents The William W. Sherrill Papers consist of awards, photographs, newspaper clippings, correspondence, financial materials, books, and other materials relevant to Sherrill’s experiences as a Marine, student, entrepreneur, public servant, and teacher. Materials are arranged by function, including awards, autobiographical research materials, correspondence, events and appearances, newspaper clippings, photographs, and subject files.

Abbey Simon Papers

 Collection — Box 1-8
Identifier: 2020-008
Dates: late 1940s – approximately 2013; Majority of material found within 1960s-1990s
Content Description This collection primarily documents Abbey Simon’s career as a concert pianist with a smaller amount of material related to his role as professor in the Moore’s School of Music at the University of Houston. Materials in the collection date from the late 1940s through approximately 2013, with a bulk of the materials from the 1960s-1990s. A bulk of the materials in the collection are programs from throughout his career, but the collection also includes correspondence, contracts, audio recordings...

University of Houston Chapter of Society of Mexican-American Engineers and Scientists Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-014
Dates: 1979-1997
Scope and Contents The Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists Records consist of consists of a variety of administrative files for the University of Houston chapter. Many of the papers are meeting notes and agendas. Materials are arranged thematically at the folder level without series.

Something Else Audio Recordings

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-050
Dates: 1966-1967
Scope and Contents “Something Else” was a variety program for KUHF-FM Houston and was produced and directed by Otto Lynn Haney who co-hosted the show with Hilke Worthen. The series of weekly programs, which ran from September 1966 to June 1967, featured entertainment spots and talent from Houston-area colleges and universities. The collection consists of 30 ¼” open reel tapes; some are recordings of the program while others contain recorded music. The collection also includes biographical information on Haney and...

UH Statistics Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-069
Dates: 1947-1970
Scope and Contents The UH Statistics Records contain various reports issued by the University. Some of the topics of these reports include Teacher Load Reports, New Students, Statistics, Coordinating Board Reports, and Grade Distribution Reports.

The collection is arranged chronologically with the materials beginning in 1947 and ending in 1970.

Student Organizations Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-020
Dates: 1930-2009
Scope and Contents The full finding aid is available on TARO: https://legacy.lib.utexas.edu/taro/uhsc/00194/hsc-00194.htmlThe processed records in this collection contain 14 boxes relating to the various student organizations at the University of Houston. A significant portion of this material was given to the archives from the university Print Plant. Materials include correspondence, brochures, pamphlets, flyers,...