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Ovs_box 1

 Container

Contains 18 Collections and/or Records:

Black & White View of Downtown Houston, framed, 1909

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 28
Dates: 1909
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Black & White View of Downtown Houston, 1910

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 29
Dates: 1910
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Printed Aerial View of Texas Medical Center, 1969

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 30
Dates: 1969
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Printed Aerial View of Downtown Houston, 1968

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 31
Dates: 1968
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Aerial Night View of Houston, [1962]

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 32
Dates: [1962]
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Lithograph of Aerial Night View of Houston, undated

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 33
Dates: undated
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Printed Aerial View of Houston Skyline, 1970s

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 34
Dates: 1970s
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Mounted Color Photograph of Rice Stadium, 1957

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 35
Dates: 1957
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Mounted Color Photograph of Houston Skyline at Night, 1964

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 36
Dates: 1964
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Reproduction of Photograph of Houston's Main Street, 1867

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 37
Dates: 1867
Scope and Contents From the Series: Over 800 still photographic images, in 16 boxes and 8 oversize boxes, document the history of Houston and her enterprise. The bulk of the series consists of photographic reproductions, although a few original prints are included. Broad subject categories of the "research photograph files" sub-series include notable people, places, buildings, streets, fires, bayous, parks, and various industrial development, such as oil, construction, and aviation. Other sub-series include "panoramas," "aerial...

Public Schools Diploma, 1915

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 26
Dates: 1915
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in three boxes, this series includes materials relating to early Houston, as well as Republic, State, and Confederate era Texas. Houston documents range from "Public School" and "Board of Aldermen" to the office of "Scavenger," as well as most other existing departments. The bulk of items date from the last half of the nineteenth century. Signatures include those of Augustus C. Allen, Sam Houston, Anson Jones, Albert Sidney Johnston, Ashbel Smith, and J. B. Magruder, among others.

Land Office Grant, 1846

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 27
Dates: 1846
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in three boxes, this series includes materials relating to early Houston, as well as Republic, State, and Confederate era Texas. Houston documents range from "Public School" and "Board of Aldermen" to the office of "Scavenger," as well as most other existing departments. The bulk of items date from the last half of the nineteenth century. Signatures include those of Augustus C. Allen, Sam Houston, Anson Jones, Albert Sidney Johnston, Ashbel Smith, and J. B. Magruder, among others.

Periodical Articles, 1852-1866

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 1-2
Dates: 1852-1866
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series is contained in four boxes and one oversize box. It consists of published items that include promotional publications, serial publications, newspapers, clippings, broadsides, and postcards. All materials chronicle the historical development of Texas and Houston.

Publication, 1888

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 3
Dates: 1888
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series is contained in four boxes and one oversize box. It consists of published items that include promotional publications, serial publications, newspapers, clippings, broadsides, and postcards. All materials chronicle the historical development of Texas and Houston.

Newspapers, Complete Editions, 1862-1896

 File — OVS_Box: 1, Folder: 4-9
Dates: 1862-1896
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series is contained in four boxes and one oversize box. It consists of published items that include promotional publications, serial publications, newspapers, clippings, broadsides, and postcards. All materials chronicle the historical development of Texas and Houston.