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UH Folklore Archives

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-020
Dates: approximately 1976-2014
Scope and Contents Approximately 13 linear feet consisting predominantly of ethnographic interviews, fieldwork, and reports produced for folklore courses taught by Carl Lindahl and Susan Stahl for the UH English Department from the 1970s through 2010s. A sample of student work of the department’s first folklorist can be found in the John Q. Anderson Papers. The UH Folklore Archives documents the diverse cultures of Houston as documented primarily by UH students. The Folklore Archives also contains research...

Mary Foote Manuscripts

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Identifier: 1969-016
Dates: 1960s
Scope and Contents

The Mary Foote Manuscripts Collection contains four of the children's moralistic or cautionary tales of author Mary P. Foote.

UH Forensics Team Records

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Identifier: 2006-002
Dates: 1956-1973
Scope and Contents

The U.H. Forensics Team Records contains newspaper articles, schedules of tournament events, correspondence, tapes, and photographs relating to the U.H. Forensics Team between the years of 1956-1973. Typically the newspaper articles describe the team's performance at various national tournaments.

"Forum" Magazine Records

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Identifier: 1991-002
Dates: 1964-1976
Scope and Contents

The bulk of this collection consists of acceptances, reviews, and rejection letters sent out between January of 1964 and November of 1976; it also includes general correspondence concerning Donald Lee in the 1960s.

George E. Fox Papers

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Identifier: 2018-033
Dates: approximately 1974-1984
Scope and Contents The collection covers the Fox-Woese collaboration from its beginnings in 1973 until 1985 and contains approximately 5 linear feet of records, including correspondence, manuscripts for articles, research, data analysis, and photographs of laboratory equipment.The highlight of the collection are multiple draft versions of each of the major manuscripts, which provide insight to what they were thinking at the time.This collection is not yet fully processed. For questions about...

John H. Freeman Collection

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Identifier: 1977-002
Dates: approximately 1956-1985
Scope and Contents

This collection does not currently have a full finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing mmmanning@uh.edu.

The collection consists primarily of awards and honors recognizing Mr. Freeman's contributions to the field of medicine, as well as to the University of Houston Libraries.

Robert Freund Papers

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Identifier: 2020-003
Dates: 1960s-1970s
Scope and Contents The Robert Freund Papers include newspapers; clippings; and University of Houston Committee to End the War newsletters (and drafts), correspondence, and flyers from 1968 to 1971. Additionally, the collection documents the Plenary Session to the Constitutional Convention (September 1970), the National Peace Action Coalition Convention (December 1970), SDS (students for a democratic society) and other organizations, National Peace Action Coalition Convention (December 1970), and contains a 76...

UH Frontier Fiesta Collection

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Identifier: 1996-003
Dates: 1941-2014; Majority of material found within 1952-1959
Scope and Contents

This collection contains paper records related to Frontier Fiesta, dating from 1941 to 2011, with a bulk from the 1950s. Materials have been arranged by series, and chronologically within each. Materials found in this collection include programs, newspaper clippings, financial records, contracts, applications, rules and regulations, show scripts, correspondence, and photographs

Series 7 contains digital archival materials produced in 2014.

J.M. Frost Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-013
Dates: 1898-1990
Scope and Contents

This collection does not currently have a finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing velee@uh.edu.

Robert Sherar Frost Family Scrapbooks

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Identifier: 2012-010
Dates: 1914-1990
Scope and Contents

This collection does not currently have a finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing velee@uh.edu.

Phyllis Frye "History of the Transgender Movement, Volume 2" Papers

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Identifier: 2017-040
Dates: approximately 1970s-2001
Content Description

Digital and digitized files created by Phyllis Frye on the "History of the Transgender Movement, volume 2" delivered to the University of Houston Libraries by Judge Frye on a thumb drive. Access to the digital files is available in the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections reading room. Contact UH Libraries Special Collections curator Joyce Gabiola jegabiola@uh.edu for more information.

George Fuermann Professional Papers

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Identifier: 1970-001a
Dates: 1951-2001
Scope and Contents The George Fuermann Professional Papers consist of Mr. Fuermann's correspondence, typescripts, and other professional papers ranging in date from 1952 to 2001. The collection includes biographical information, professional correspondence, information about Fuermann's Texas and Houston historical collection, typescripts of Fuermann articles and books, dust jackets, and pictorial proofs, as well as notes for a planned but unpublished volume, "This is Houston." Of particular interest is a...

George Fuermann "Texas and Houston" Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1970-001
Dates: 1836-1988
Scope and Contents George Fuermann, 1918-2001, collected several types of materials relating to Houston and Texas history, including clippings and other printed materials; legal, financial, and government documents; photographs and negatives; historic maps; works of art; artifacts; and research files. The items in the collection range in date from 1836 to 1988. The collection is arranged in eight series: Printed Materials, Documents, Photographic Material, Creative Works, Maps, Works of Art,...

Fundación Latinoamericana de Acción Social Records

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Identifier: 2016-018
Dates: undetermined
Scope and Contents

This collection does not currently have a finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing cdkelleher@uh.edu.

Galveston 1915 Hurricane Photographs

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Identifier: 1997-002
Dates: 1915
Scope and Contents The Galveston Hurricane Photograph collection comes from a scrapbook of pictures taken by Rex Dunbar Frazier, a Stone & Webster Engineering representative called in to collect storm damage data and photographs. Photos were removed from an acidic scrapbook for preservation purposes, yet folder captions were copied exactly from those provided. Folder captions below have been abbreviated as necessary. The photos date primarily from August 18, 1915, although many are...

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Alonzo, Frank 1
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American Association for Adult and Continuing Education 1
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American Association of University Women. West Harris County Branch 1
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Anderson, Clayton & Co. 1
Anderson, John Q., 1941-1970 1
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