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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...
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...
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of 12 boxes and 17 linear feet and documents the evolution of the Maternal Health Center of Houston into the Planned Parenthood of Houston and Southeast Texas branch. Material in the collection is dated from 1936 until 2004. The collection contains historical information about the origins of the Planned Parenthood of Southeast Texas and the Maternal Health Center as well as the national birth control movement and Planned Parenthood Federation. The collection...
Dates: 1974-2016; Majority of material found within 1980-1998
Scope and Contents The Toby M. Myers, Deborah D. Tucker, and Maria Jose Angelelli Texas Council on Family Violence (TCFV) Records contain written records of the organization, as well as photographs and ephemera from the group. Items in the collection range in date from 1974 to 2001, with most of the material dating from the 1990s. The bulk of the collection details the various activities of the group since its inception in 1978, including conferences attended or organized, political and legislative activity,...
Scope and Contents The papers of Leonor Villegas Magnón are organized into eight series: Correspondence, Biographical material, Publications/Manuscripts, Cruz Blanca documents, Texas and US history and politics, Women’s interests, Mexican history and politics, and Photographs. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts and manuscript notes, personal biographical documents, and newspaper clippings. Of particular interest is information about La Cruz Blanca, La unión de progreso y caridad and her...
- Photographs 3
- Administrative records 2
- Ephemera 2
- Manuscripts (documents) 2
- Periodicals 2
- Scrapbooks 2
- Audiotapes 1
- Bankers -- Texas -- Houston 1
- Banks and banking -- Texas -- Houston 1
- Books 1
- Camp followers -- Mexico -- History 1
- Family planning services 1
- Houston (Tex.) -- History 1
- Maps (documents) 1
- Mexico -- History -- Revolution, 1910-1920 1
- Newsletters 1
- Newspapers 1
- Nonprofit organizations -- Texas -- Houston 1
- Personal papers 1
- Postcards 1
- Programs (documents) 1
- Typescripts 1
- Women's health services 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 1
- Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 1
- Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 1
- Houston Astros (Baseball team) 1
- Houston Colt 45's (Baseball team) 1
- Houston National Bank (Houston, Tex.) 1