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George Kirksey Papers

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Identifier: 1971-002
Dates: 1910-1971
Scope and Contents The George Kirksey Papers contain clippings, manuscripts, some correspondence, scrapbooks, and numerous photographs. Materials are dated between 1910 and 1971. The collection comprises 18 manuscript boxes and has 3,363 items. The collection is divided into several series, based on a particular function of Kirksey's life or by form (photographs, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous items). The collection arrived at the University of Houston Special Collections unorganized for the most...

Komen Foundation, Houston Records

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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...

KUHT Records

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Identifier: 1997-006
Dates: 1950-2000; Majority of material found within 1960-1990
Scope and Contents The KUHT Records includes correspondence, memoranda, publications, clippings, photographs, and related material dating from the 1950s through the 1990s. The bulk of the material dates from the mid-1960s to 1990s. Please contact the collection curator Emily Vinson (evinson@uh.edu) for further information. The series in the collection include: Discrepancy Files, Development and Production Files by Jim Fisher and Paul Yeager, Gulf Region Education Television Affiliates...

Jeanie Lambright Papers on They Also Served: Women’s Stories from the World War II Era

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Identifier: 2016-015
Dates: 1943-2004
Scope and Contents

The majority of the collection includes content pertaining to the creation of the Lambright's book entitled, “They also served: Women’s Stories from the WWII Era.” Many materials correspond to the research, interviews, and related materials collected from 53 women interviewed in 2001-2002 who shared their memories of the WW II Era for the book. Other items include audio tapes, photographs, and the published book.

Fritz Leiber Papers

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Identifier: 1984-003
Dates: 1930-1996
Scope and Contents The Fritz Leiber Papers contains correspondence, notes, manuscripts, typescripts, publications and tearsheets, diaries and biographical materials, financial, legal and medical records, photographs, illustrations, convention materials, and miscellaneous materials. Additional oversize art/illustration materials and ephemera such as weaponry, sculpture, and awards are housed separately. The materials date from the 1930s to the 1980s. They are housed in 60 manuscripts boxes, 5 storage boxes, and...

Bert L. Long, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: 2014-016
Dates: 1940-2013
Scope and Contents This collection documents Bert L. Long, Jr.’s life and his career as an artist, which he started in 1979. The original order of the collection as well as the original folder titles and folders were retained whenever possible. When the collection was received, a small percentage of the collection was in order due to the work Pete Gershon did with Bert Long through the CALL project while Ber Long was alive. The collection includes resumes and CV’s, autobiographical statements, and material...

Linda May Papers

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Identifier: 2015-009
Dates: 1969-2006; Majority of material found within 1970-2000
Scope and Contents This collection contains the papers of Linda May, a Houston feminist activist who coordinated numerous national and global women’s conferences and represented the American Jewish Coalition at the 1985 and 1995 United Nations’ NGO Conference on Women. The series are arranged by organizational or institutional affiliation, and each contains photos, correspondence, press clippings, and literature. Linda May also has a book collection with Special Collections. For separated books, see Separated...

Captain O.C. McDavid World War II Letters

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Identifier: 2011-008
Dates: 1943-1945
Scope and Contents This collection primarily consists of correspondence from Captain O.C. McDavid during his service in World War II in the South Pacific. The collection also includes a handful of correspondence addressed to Captain McDavid, newsletters from his service, memorabilia collected while abroad, a sketch drawn by Captain McDavid, newspaper clippings, and Letters from OC: The War Years--1940 through 1945, compiled by Gene McDavid. Correspondence from Captain McDavid is arranged...

Maxine Mesinger Papers

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Identifier: 2002-002
Dates: 1965-2001
Scope and Contents

Clippings spanning the run of Messinger's "Big City Beat" column make up the bulk of this collection. The collection contains photographs documenting Mesinger's social life, friends and family, a small amount of correspondence from family and friends, and two audiotapes.

Doug Michels Architectural Papers

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Identifier: 2011-005
Dates: 1944-2003; Majority of material found within 1968-2003
Scope and Contents

This collection includes sketches, renderings, and construction drawings for Doug Michels' design projects; portfolios of his art and design work; 35mm slides and photographic prints; video tapes; movie scripts; publications; personal and business files; and memorabilia. Materials are arranged in series by format or genre and chronologically within each series from 1940s to 2004, with a bulk from 1970s to 1990s.

Professor Patrick J. Nicholson Papers

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Identifier: 1982-004
Dates: 1933-1979
Scope and Contents The Dr. Patrick J. Nicholson Papers include correspondence, brochures, reports, and newspaper articles concerning many university-related topics and a small amount of personal material. Some folders contain a variety of materials relating to that particular folder topic. Materials in the collection date from 1933 to 1979, with the majority dating from the mid-1960s to the mid-1970s. The collection is divided into four series: Correspondence, University of Houston, Personal, and...

Annise Parker Papers

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Identifier: 2008-004
Dates: 1991-2001
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...

Kenneth Patchen Collection

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Identifier: 1977-004
Dates: 1934-1976
Scope and Contents The Kenneth Patchen Collection contains correspondence, photographs, publicity and promotional materials, books, picture-poems, sound recordings, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items.The collection was received with chronological item descriptions composed by Ronald Dunkin, the original collector of the materials. In order to facilitate access, the items in the collection were categorized according to type of material and placed by date within category. The books,...

Ruth Pennybacker Papers

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Identifier: 1969-044
Dates: 1934-1981
Scope and Contents

The Ruth Pennybacker Collection consists of the teaching aids she used in class, photocopies of plays, news clippings, and programs.The materials in the collection date from 1967 to 1981 with a bulk dating from the 1970s. Included in the collection is a scrapbook crafted in 1967 by her students, colleagues, and friends as a tribute to Ruth Pennybacker, as well as items relating to the Play Reader Groups, news clippings, correspondence, and plays used as part of the classroom curriculum.

Marcella Perry Papers

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Identifier: 2014-011
Dates: 1945-1989; Majority of material found in 1970-1985
Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials related to Marcella Perry's work as a banker and politician between 1945 and 1985. The contents are broken up into two series: News, Events, and Correspondence; and Photos, Scanned Documents, and Scrapbooks. The sequencing is chronological and maintains the original structure created by Marcella and her family as closely as possible.

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Actors Studio (New York, N.Y.) 1
Alley Theatre (Houston, Tex.) 1
Allred, James V., 1899-1959 1
Ant Farm (Design group) 1
Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 1
Battin, Tom C. 1
Ben Taub General Hospital 1
Brooks, Dale, 1954-2014 1
Burma-Siam Railroad 1
Catastrophic Theatre 1
Chenoweth, Blanche Espy 1
Contemporary Arts Association (Houston, Tex.) 1
Contemporary Arts Museum (Houston, Tex.) 1
Cooper, Tamarie 1
Crawford, Cheryl, 1902-1986 1
Cunningham, Minnie Fisher 1
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002 1
De Hartog, Marjorie 1
Elliott, Claude, 1896-1958 1
Farb, Carolyn 1
Ferguson, James Edward, 1871-1944 1
Ferguson, Miriam Amanda, 1875-1961 1
Flaxman, Thomas 1
GRETA (Organization : Texas) 1
Greater Houston Women's Foundation 1
Group Theatre (U.S.) 1
Hightower, Nikki Van, 1939- 1
Hispanic Women in Leadership 1
Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 1
Houston (Cruiser : CA-30) 1
Houston Astros (Baseball team) 1
Houston Colt 45's (Baseball team) 1
Houston Electric Auto Association 1
Houston National Bank (Houston, Tex.) 1
Infernal Bridegroom Productions 1
Jefferson Davis Hospital (Houston, Tex.) 1
KUHT Film Productions 1
KUHT-TV (Television station : Houston, Tex.) 1
Karchmer, Sylvan 1
Kazan, Elia 1
Kellner, Bruce 1
Kennedy, Joseph W. (Joseph William), 1916-1957 1
Kennedy, Kenneth W. 1
Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 1
Lambright, Jeanie Sutton 1
Leiber, Fritz, 1910-1992 1
Long, Bert L. 1
Lowry, W. McNeil (Wilson McNeil), 1913- 1
Martin, Mary, 1913-1990 1
May, Linda 1
McDavid, O. C., 1911-1998 1
Michels, Doug, 1943-2003 1
Miller, Vassar 1
National American Woman Suffrage Association 1
Nicholson, Patrick James, 1921- 1
Nodler, Jason 1
Parker, Annise 1
Patchen, Kenneth, 1911-1972 1
Patchen, Miriam 1
Pennybacker, Ruth 1
Perry, Marcella 1
Port of Houston Authority 1
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) 1
Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project 1
Romansky, Alvin 1
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 1
Sarwar, Sehba 1
Shrimplin, William B. 1
Shuart, Carey Chenoweth 1
Sondock, Ruby K. 1
Stead, Bette Ann, 1935- 1
Sterling, Ross S., 1875-1949 1
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation 1
Texas Equal Suffrage Association 1
Texas. Legislature 1
Texas. Supreme Court 1
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 1
University of Houston. Department of English 1
University of Houston. Department of Sociology 1
University of Houston. Latin American Studies Program 1
University of Houston. Law Center -- Alumni and alumnae 1
University of Houston. Office of University Relations 1
University of Houston. School of Communication 1
University of Houston. School of Theatre and Dance 1
Vance, Nina, 1914-1980 1
Voices Breaking Boundaries (Organization) 1
Werlin, Joseph Sidney, 1900-1964 1
Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975 1
Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983 1
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