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Annise Parker Papers
Scope and Contents This collection is housed in 9 boxes and the arranged in 7 series. Annise Parker’s papers document her campaigns for elected office in the City of Houston from: City Council Race-Defeated-1991; City Council Race-Defeated-1995; City Council Race-Won-1997; City Council Race-Won-2001; City Controller Race-Won-2003; and City Controller Race-Won-2005. Material formats within these series range from newspaper clippings and video recordings to correspondence and typescript. A 7th series includes a...
Dates: 1994-2008; Majority of material found within 1997-2002
Scope and Contents The collection is primarily concerned with the River Oaks Area Democratic Women, though it also contains material for both Democrat and Republican political candidates. Material in the collection includes correspondence, business and financial records, photographs, and the organization’s publication, Register. The collection is divided into six series: Governance, ROADwomen Register, Events and Programs, Organizations, Campaign Materials, and Various Materials. All series are arranged...
Nikki Van Hightower Papers
Scope and Contents This collection documents the career of Nikki Van Hightower from the time of her appointment as Women's Advocate up to, and including, her work as Harris County Treasurer. It contains material dating from 1967 to 1997, with the bulk of the material dating from 1977 to 1989. Types of material within the collection include correspondence, memoranda, reports, studies, speeches, commentaries, press statements, publications, diaries, photographs and clippings. The papers were...
Kathryn J. Whitmire Papers
Scope and Contents This set of papers documents Kathy Whitmire's long, active political career as the mayor of Houston throughout the 1980s. The collection is organized into four major series beginning chronologically with Jim Whitmire's political documents, Kathy Whitmire's career as city controller, followed by her mayoral campaigns and city business during each term, and documentation upon her defeat in 1991. The materials largely consist of Whitmire's campaign and city business documents including...
- Photographs 3
- Politicians 3
- Women -- Political activity -- Texas -- Houston 2
- Women politicians 2
- Administrative records 1
- Budgets 1
- Fliers (printed matter) 1
- Gay politicians 1
- Memorabilia 1
- Newsletters 1
- Personal papers 1
- Records (documents) 1
- River Oaks (Houston, Tex.) 1
- Souvenirs 1
- Speeches (documents) 1
- Typescripts 1
- Videotapes 1
- Women -- Societies and clubs 1
- Women's rights -- Texas -- Houston 1 ∧ less
- Hightower, Nikki Van, 1939- 1
- Parker, Annise 1
- University of Houston -- Alumni and alumnae 1