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Bayou Preservation Association Records
Scope and Contents The Bayou Preservation Association maintains files on its activities from its beginnings in the 1960s. Materials on the history of Buffalo Bayou date back to the 1920s, so the collection is dated from that period. Most of the materials collected for the archives were housed in the BPA offices, but those papers included contributions from Terry Hershey, Frank Smith, George Mitchell, and Fred Lazure, as well as others. Overall, the papers represent a broad overview of BPA’s activities, but...
Citizens' Environmental Coalition (CEC) Records
Scope and Contents Forms part of the Houston History Archives.CEC's archival records collection includes documentation of Houston's environmental history and CEC's organizational efforts from 1966 to 2000. The CEC records collection arises from three separate accessions. First and largest are the records preserved in the CEC offices. With a few exceptions, the CEC office records document organization activities during the 1980s, 1990s, and early 2000s. In addition to administrative, financial,...
Foley's Department Store Records
Dates: 1845-2006; Majority of material found within 1900-2005
Scope and Contents Foley's Department Store Records comprise 42 record cartons, 16 oversized boxes, 32 bound ledgers and real estate records that are open to the public. In addition, there are 32 scrapbooks that are too fragile for public viewing. Records begin with the first stockholders' meeting held in 1911, preserved in a bound journal. Each year (primary organizational series) of the collection is divided into sub-series including Finances, Management, Marketing, Public Relations, Publications, and...
Joseph M. Heiser, Jr. Papers
Scope and Contents Forms part of the Houston History Archives.Most of the Joseph M. Heiser Jr. collection contains papers and very delicate carbon correspondence copies. The Joseph M. Heiser, Jr. Papers is a collection that is comprised of the individual’s obituaries, carbon copy publications, writings, publications, membership acceptance letters, organization donations [philanthropy], will and estates information, correspondence, outdoor nature club correspondence, outdoor nature club publications...
Houston Heights Woman's Club Records
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...
The Park People Records
Dates: 1970-2009; Majority of material found within 1978-2005
Scope and Contents The Park People’s Records include standard organizational documents, including meeting minutes, personnel management, and financial records, plus city planning proposals and reports covering thirty years. Records include grant applications for federal and state programs. They also include details about local programs such as Treescape, a collaborative effort among Trees for Houston, Scenic Houston, and City of Houston in a program to provide incentives and enforcement of the Tree and Shrub...
University Commission on Women Records
Dates: 1999-2010; Majority of material found within 2004-2009
Scope and Contents
This collection includes materials related to the University Commission on Women (UCW). The majority of the materials included in the collection revolve around the governance and operation of the organization with a large series being dedicated to the mentoring program. The collection consists of six series: Governance, Meetings, Mentoring Program, Reports, Research, and General Information.
- Bylaws (administrative records) 4
- Scrapbooks 4
- Land use -- Planning 3
- Leaflets (printed works) 3
- Nature conservation 3
- Photographs 3
- Agendas (administrative records) 2
- Annual reports 2
- Newsletters 2
- Publications (documents) 2
- Reports 2
- Urban beautification 2
- Administrative records 1
- Advertisements 1
- Brochures 1
- Floodplain management 1
- Houston Heights (Houston, Tex.) 1
- Invitations 1
- Legal documents 1
- Maps (documents) 1
- Memorabilia 1
- Newspapers 1
- Ordinances, Municipal 1
- Parks 1
- Rivers 1
- Sheet music 1
- Sustainable development 1
- Videotapes 1
- Water quality 1
- Wilderness area monitoring 1
- Women -- Societies and clubs 1
- Women in higher education 1
- Yearbooks 1 ∧ less
- Bayou Preservation Association 1
- Citizens' Environmental Coalition 1
- Emmott, Sarah H. 1
- Foley's (Firm) 1
- Ginzbarg, Hana 1