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Houston Assembly of Delphian Chapters Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-011
Dates: Majority of material found within 1929-2005
Scope and Contents

The collection is housed in 5 boxes and organized in 10 series: Organizational Information; The Delphian Society Manuals; Special Projects; Correspondence; Bit-O-News Newsletters; Photographic Material; Publicity Clippings; Delphian Memorial Scholarship Fund; Delphian Chapters’ Scrapbooks and Houston Delphian Assembly Scrapbooks. These series document the organization’s operations, numerous social events and scholarship fund information.

Houston Council of Texas Garden Clubs, Inc. Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-002
Dates: 1943-2003
Scope and Contents The collection arrived in generally good order and condition. Some material from the late 1950s to early 1960s was very brittle, and has been placed in protective mylar. The collection includes an almost complete run of minutes, financials, and yearbooks.The collection includes several large, typical scrapbooks and several smaller types of scrapbooks. These scrapbooks were compiled and submitted for various awards at the local and state levels. Most of the information on the...

Houston Counseling Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-019
Dates: 1952-2020
Scope and Contents

The Houston Counseling Association records include meeting notes, member directories, budget notes, newsletters, workshop materials, bylaws, photographs, and conference materials beginning with the group’s founding in 1952 by University of Houston professor Richard O. Jonas. The collection is arranged chronologically from 1952 through 2017. The collection also includes a series of materials related to the group’s 50-year anniversary in 2002.

Houston Gorilla Girls Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-006
Dates: 1985-2000; Majority of material found within 1988-1997
Scope and Contents This collection includes the records, written works, collected writings, and photographs that document the development of the Houston Gorilla Girls, an anonymnous women’s art collective that protested sexism and racism in the art world from the 1987 to the late nineties. There are nine series, spanning from 1985 to 2000 which are entitled as follows: Correspondence; Organizational Documents and Photographs; Propaganda; Diverse Works Installation: Another Dead Horse; Rice University...

Houston Heights Abstracts of Title

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Identifier: 2007-018
Dates: 1924-1941
Scope and Contents

Houston Heights is situated northwest of downtown Houston, Texas. This Collection contains records from the Houston Abstract Company, the Houston Title Guaranty Company, the Stewart Title Company, and the Southern Abstract and Title Company. This collection consists of 10 abstracts of title and deed for the property in the Heights district, in the city of Houston and Harris County, filed from 1896 to 1941.

Houston Heights Woman's Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-006
Dates: 1900-2004
Scope and Contents The records of the Houston Heights Woman’s Club consist of awards, certificates and citations acknowledging the positive efforts and contributions to the community made by the members, yearbooks detailing the year’s events and providing membership lists, photo albums showcasing the numerous activities the club’s members have taken part in over the course of the years, and administrative materials, including meeting minutes and audit reports among other documentation. All materials date from...

Houston Hip Hop Recording Artists Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-009
Dates: 1995-2012
Scope and Contents The Houston Hip Hop Recording Artists Collection was started in 2010 as part of an effort to document the history of Houston Hip Hop. This collection is an artificial collection and incorporates smaller collections donated by DJs, rappers, business owners, and the hip hop community. SoSouth was particularly helpful in starting this collection. The collection is divided into four series: Promotional Material, Publications, Personal Material, and Photographs. The Promotional...

Houston National Bank Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-075
Dates: 1889-1964; Majority of material found in 1930-1955
Scope and Contents This collection includes administrative files from the Houston National Bank, as well as scrapbooks of prominent individuals associated with the bank. The administrative files primarily pertain to the bank's 75th anniversary, celebrated in 1951. These files include correspondence, promotional material, photographs, pamphlets, and newspaper clippings. The administrative files also include publicity files and materials documenting organizations and conventions associated with the...

Houston Saengerbund Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1989-001
Dates: 1874-2013
Scope and Contents This collection contains event programs, letters, songbooks, newsletters, ledgers, treasury reports, legal case files, and many other materials relating to the activities and administration of the Houston Saengerbund from the years 1874 to 2013. The collection is divided into eight series: Events, Administrative Records, Board of Directors and Committees, Correspondence, Financial Records, Legal Documents, Songbooks, and Publications. Many of the records from the 1950s and earlier are in...

Houston Women's Caucus for Art Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1999-001
Dates: 1972-2004; Majority of material found in 1985-2000
Scope and Contents The papers for the Houston Women's Caucus for Art (HWCA) span from its founding in 1978 to 2004. Some items, however, pre-date this period. The largest portion of the records is devoted to photos and to art exhibitions sponsored by the Caucus. The next largest portion includes newsletters, grant applications and fundraising, financial records, and conferences. The remainder of the collection is devoted to information pertaining to the business of the Caucus, membership, and the visual arts...

Robert D. Jacobus Research Notes

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-012
Dates: 2007-2013
Scope and Contents

The Robert D. Jacobus Research Notes collection consists of 12 legal pads of notes used for research for his book Houston Cougars in the 1960s: Death Threats, the Veer Offense, and the Game of the Century. The notebooks are arranged by Jacobus's original numbering system and primarily contain notes from interviews with notable figures in UH sports conducted between 2007 and 2013.

Mary (Mrs. Anson) Jones Letters

 Collection
Identifier: 1970-003
Dates: 1858-1900
Scope and Contents This collection contains 203 items and includes items dated from 1858 to 1900. The bulk of the items are dated between 1869 and 1881. The collection consists for the most part of correspondence, with some legal documents and tax papers. In addition to Mary Jones' letters, there is correspondence from Sallie (Jones) Ashe, her husband R. G. Ashe, Henry Cowing, Anson Jones, Cromwell Anson Jones, Joseph E. Field, and J. J. McMillan. The collection has been arranged in two...

John Henry Kirby Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-008
Dates: 1884-1944
Scope and Contents The majority of this manuscript collection consists of general and business correspondence concerning John Henry Kirby and his various business interests in southeast Texas. The manuscripts include holograph and typewritten letters, telegrams and postcards. Legal and land documents include deeds and abstracts, and business documents include checks and vouchers.In 1965 the collection was deposited in the archives of the Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association, at that time housed...

Komen Foundation, Houston Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-009
Dates: 1992-2012; Majority of material found within 1997-2008
Scope and Contents The processed Komen Foundation, Houston Records are housed in 35 boxes. The materials are arranged chronologically in ongoing yearly series with the following recurring subseries: Administrative Documents, Organizational Documents, Roster, Scholarships and Grants, Informational Material, Newsletters, Sponsors, Events, Race for Cure, Clippings and Correspondence, etc. Most notably, this collection documents organizational events and fundraising efforts from 1998 to 2012.In...

Norma Lee Feminist Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-006
Dates: 1975-1979
Scope and Contents

This small collection is housed in 1 box and consists of one series that documents Norma Lee's correspondence concerning activist and feminist activities in the mid to late 1970s. Most notably, the collection contains correspondence from well-known political figures such as Rep. Barbara Jordan. Additionally, you can find correspondence regarding high profile issues and events such the Equal Rights Amendment and the International Women's Year (IWY) National Women's Conference, 1977.

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Correspondence 48
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University of Houston. Libraries. Special Collections Department. Visual Arts Collections 9
Minutes 8
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Rap (Music) -- Texas -- Houston 8
Art -- Texas -- Houston 7
Artists -- Texas -- Houston 7
Fliers (printed matter) 7
Hip-hop -- Texas -- Houston 7
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Rap musicians -- Texas -- Houston 7
Women artists -- Texas -- Houston 7
Bylaws (administrative records) 6
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Texas -- History -- 1846-1950 -- History -- 1846-1950 5
African Americans -- Segregation -- Texas -- Houston 4
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Houston (Tex.) -- History 4
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River Oaks (Tex.) 4
Texas 4
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Minutes (Records) 2
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Page proofs 2
Petroleum industry and trade -- Texas 2
Political Campaigns -- Texas 2
Politicians 2
Real property -- Texas -- Houston 2
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Rosters 2
Science -- History -- Texas 2
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Texas -- History -- 1951 2
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DJ Screw, 1971-2000 3
University of Houston -- History 3
Ferguson, James Edward, 1871-1944 2
Fuermann, George, 1918-2001 2
Galbreth, Michael, 1956- 2
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National Women's Conference 2
Randal, Marjorie 2
Screwed Up Click (Musical group) 2
University of Houston -- Faculty 2
University of Houston. Libraries. Special Collections and Archives Department 2
Alonzo y Sus Rancheros 1
Alonzo, Frank 1
Alonzo, Ventura 1
Altrusa International 1
American Association for Adult and Continuing Education 1
American G.I. Forum 1
Art Guys (Group) 1
Autry, James L. 1
Ben Taub General Hospital 1
Bernrieder, William A. 1
Beste, Peter 1
Brigid's Place (Houston, Tex.) 1
Brown, Andrew, 1969- 1
Bryant, Sandi Seltzer 1
Casas, Fernando Rodriguez 1
Christ Church Cathedral (Houston, Tex.) 1
Church Women United in Houston 1
Cole, Thomas R., 1949- 1
Cullinan, J. S. (Joseph Stephen), 1860-1937 1
Cunningham, Minnie Fisher 1
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002 1
De Hartog, Marjorie 1
Devin the Dude, 1969- 1
Dixon, Royal, 1885-1962 1
Elliott, Claude, 1896-1958 1
Ewing Family 1
Ewing, Gladys 1
Ewing, Josie Vesta 1
Ewing, Mary Ellen Williams, 1862-1919 1
Ewing, Presley Kittredge, 1860- 1
Federation of Houston Professional Women 1
Ferguson, Miriam Amanda, 1875-1961 1
Fournier, Steve 1
Garza, Carlos "DJ Styles" 1
Greater Houston Women's Foundation 1
Gustavson, Lillian Patricia, 1928-2016 1
H.A.W.K. (Rapper) 1
Harris, Roberta 1
Haynes, Robert V. 1
Hazelwitch Productions 1
Hightower, Nikki Van, 1939- 1
Hill, Ray, 1940-2018 1
Hispanic Women in Leadership 1
Holley, Edward G. 1
Houston Abstract Company 1
Houston Counseling Association 1
Houston National Bank (Houston, Tex.) 1
Houston Saengerbund 1
Houston Title Guaranty Company 1
Hughes, Howard Robard, 1869-1924 1
Jacobus, Robert 1
Jefferson Davis Hospital (Houston, Tex.) 1
Jones, C. Anson (Cromwell Anson), 1850- 1
Jones, Mary Smith, 1819-1907 1
League of United Latin American Citizens 1
Lee, Norma 1
Long, Bert L. 1
Lopez, Mary F. 1
Magnolia Petroleum Company 1
Massing, Jack, 1959- 1
Mease, Quentin R., 1908-2009 1
Moody Gallery (Houston, Tex.) 1
Moores School of Music 1
Mydolls (Punk rock group) 1
National American Woman Suffrage Association 1
New Music America (Festival) 1
Odd Squad (Musical group) 1
Perry, Marcella 1
Port of Houston Authority 1
Randolph, Lynn, 1938- 1
River Oaks Blossom Club 1
River Oaks Business Women's Exchange Club 1
Robinson Galleries (Houston, Tex.) 1
Robinson, Thomas V. 1
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 1
Samplified Digital Recording Studios (Houston, Tex.) 1
Scenic America (Organization) 1
Scenic Houston 1
Scenic Texas, Inc. 1
Schwartz, Jon, 1948- 1
Snowden, Chester, 1900-1984 1
Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists 1
Society of the Sigma Xi 1
Sondock, Ruby K. 1
South Park Coalition 1
Southern Abstract and Title Company 1
Stearns, Eldrewey 1
Sterling, Ross S., 1875-1949 1
Stewart Title Company 1
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation 1
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