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Church Women United in Houston Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-001
Dates: 1911-2011; Majority of material found in 1989-2006
Scope and Contents The collection arrived at the archives in good order and in general the original order has been maintained. Although primarily concerned with Church Women United in Houston, the collection also contains material from the state and national levels. Information in the collection includes material on the history of the organization, business and financial records, materials from the three annual celebrations, and programs from area worship services. It also includes yearbooks, photographs, and...

City of Houston Collection

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Identifier: 1969-060
Dates: 1891-1900
Scope and Contents The City of Houston Collection consists of official correspondence and documents relating to the City of Houston around the turn of the century. Most of the items relate to physical improvements, such as paving being made to the city by the City Engineer's Office. The documents date from 1881-1900. The collection comprises 1 manuscript box with 19 individual items. The collection is divided alphabetically according to the office of issue, and then filed chronologically. The...

Thomas Cole Desegregation Papers

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Identifier: 2007-005
Dates: 1963-2001
Scope and Contents Forms part of Houston History Archives Collection consisting of 19 boxes of very rich material: drafts of film scripts, topical files on significant segregation issues, film project proposals, VHS and Beta video tapes, correspondence related to fundraising, chapter drafts, publicity material, and a photocopy of Negro Politics and the Rise of the Civil Rights Movement in Houston, Texas (1968), a dissertation by Franklin Chandler Davidson currently available in the library’s general...

Kay B. Crooker Papers

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Identifier: 2010-016
Dates: 1951-1996; Majority of material found within 1987-1996
Scope and Contents Crooker’s papers include documents relating to zoning ordinances, city planning minutes, activities of subdivisions, news clippings on development issues, City Council speakers, and organizations such as Citizens for Zoning. Arrangement follows as closely as possible Crooker’s own organizational schema, with adaptations sufficient to facilitate the third-party exploration of the collection. Collection includes approximately 6 linear feet of materials. Materials cover the period from...

Joseph S. Cullinan Papers

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Identifier: 2006-009
Dates: 1893-1939
Scope and Contents Aside from its obvious use as a significant source for those persons interested in the petroleum industry, this collection covers a wide range of other research topics.  Business and economic historians will be interested in the extensive financial records and correspondence of such companies as the Petroleum Iron Works Co., Producers Oil Co., the Texas Company, Farmer's Petroleum Co., and the American Republics Corporation.  The collection includes records of the land division of the...

Jan de Hartog Papers

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Identifier: 1967-002
Dates: 1943-2005
Scope and Contents The Jan de Hartog Papers, 1943-2005, consist of manuscript material, correspondence, scrapbooks, photos and other material documenting the life and career of Jan de Hartog (1914-2002). The papers are divided into six series: (1) Works, (2) The Hospital Materials, (3) Career, (4) Personal, (5) Personal Correspondence, and (6) Photographs. The Works series contains manuscript material, including notes, manuscript and typescript drafts, galley proofs, play scripts, television...

Tom DeLay Papers

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Identifier: 2006-013
Dates: 1982-2006
Scope and Contents The Tom DeLay Papers consist of 142 boxes of material dating from 1982 to 2006 that document DeLay’s service in the United States House of Representatives. A Congressional Papers Series comprises a large portion of the collection, containing correspondence, publications, legislative materials, notes, research materials, and other materials related to DeLay’s service in Congress. The collection also includes a robust photographs and audiovisual materials series, visually documenting DeLay’s...

Ben Desoto Papers

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Identifier: 2017-009
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.

Detering Family & Business Papers

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Identifier: 2014-009
Dates: 1871-1989
Scope and Contents

This collection contains deeds, abstracts of title, legal files, real estate sales records, and many other materials related to businesses and properties held by various members of the Detering family from 1871-1989. The collection has been divided into five series: Properties, Legal Files, Trust and Estate Papers, Business Papers, and Financial Papers. Folders within each series (or subseries) are arranged chronologically.

DiverseWorks Records

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Identifier: 2015-016
Dates: 1982-2010
Scope and Contents This collection documents the history of DiverseWorks and the events, projects, performances, and exhibitions they have showed and participated in. The collection includes documentation of exhibits, installations, and performances in the form video, audio, and photographs. Further documentation includes artist’s files, and exhibition and performance files. Furthermore, there is documentation concerning the business of running a gallery space, such as meeting outlines, summaries, and agendas,...

Royal Dixon and Chester Snowden Papers

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Identifier: 2016-049
Dates: 1901-2006
Scope and Contents The Royal Dixon and Chester Snowden family papers includes materials covering the personal and professional lives of the Houston-based couple. There are written works by Dixon, including the unpublished Bird Personalities which is illustrated by Snowden. The first series of the collection includes a large amount of correspondence of both Royal Dixon and Chester Snowden. Letters to them individually are in later series in the collection. The majority of the letters are addressed to Dixon. The...

DJ Screw Collection

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Identifier: 2010-023
Dates: 1975-2006; Majority of material found within 1994-2000
Scope and Contents Personal papers, photographs, creative material and technology, sound recordings, and promotional material comprise the DJ Screw Collection. DJ Screw’s activities as a DJ and mixtape creator are the focus, and materials documenting these activities include lists for his screw tapes, sound recordings, production materials, including recording equipment, business documents, and photographs. Materials were donated by Robert Earl Davis, Sr. except where otherwise noted.This...

DJ Steve Fournier Papers

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Identifier: 2013-008
Dates: 1986-1994
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents, photographs, publications, and memorabilia relating to Steve Fournier and his work as a DJ, Rap Pool of America founder, and hip hop promoter in Houston in the 1980s and 1990s. The collection is divided into five series: Rap Performer Contracts, Rap Pool of America Documents, Photographs, Memorabilia, and Publications. Of particular note is the Rap Performer Contracts series which contains performance contracts for several prominent rappers, including...

Margaret Webb Dreyer papers

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Identifier: AAA 7077
Dates: ca. 1948-1979
Scope and Contents

Biographical information; correspondence; printed materials including clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, articles in the HOUSTON REVIEW by Martin Dreyer, "The Way We Were: Houston's Culture in the 1940's" and "Portrait of a Houston Artist: An Interview with Margaret Webb Dreyer"; Dreyer Galleries file, 1962-1975; and personal photographs.

Ewing Family Papers

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Identifier: 2008-020
Dates: 1877-2011; Majority of material found within 1911-1926
Scope and Contents

The Ewing Family Papers are housed in 6 boxes and organized into 5 series titled Mary Ellen Ewing, Gladys Ewing, Family Photographs, Presley K. Ewing, and Josie (Vesta) Ewing. This collection documents the feminist activities of Mary Ellen Ewing, Gladys Ewing’s social life, legal and familial concerns of Presley K. Ewing, and the writings and journeys of Josie (Vesta) Ewing.

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Correspondence 46
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Clippings (information artifacts) 24
University of Houston. Libraries. Special Collections Department. Visual Arts Collections 22
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Nonprofit organizations -- Texas -- Houston 16
Administrative records 15
Women -- Societies and clubs 14
Houston (Tex.) -- History 13
Minutes (administrative records) 12
Brochures 10
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Financial records 9
Publications (documents) 9
Scrapbooks 9
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Art -- Texas -- Houston 8
Ephemera 8
Houston (Tex.) 8
Rap (Music) -- Texas -- Houston 8
Artists -- Texas -- Houston 7
Audiotapes 7
Fliers (printed matter) 7
Hip-hop -- Texas -- Houston 7
Rap musicians -- Texas -- Houston 7
Women artists -- Texas -- Houston 7
Bylaws (administrative records) 6
Houston (Tex.) -- Politics and government 5
Programs (documents) 5
Yearbooks 5
African Americans -- Segregation -- Texas -- Houston 4
Articles 4
Feminism 4
Houston (Tex.) -- Pictorial works 4
Houston Ship Channel (Tex.) 4
Pamphlets 4
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River Oaks (Houston, Tex.) 4
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Women -- Political activity -- Texas -- Houston 4
Women's rights -- Texas -- Houston 4
Architectural drawings (visual works) 3
Architecture 3
Art 3
Art galleries, Commercial -- Texas -- Houston 3
Arts -- Texas -- Houston 3
Authors -- 20th century 3
Awards 3
Businesswomen -- Texas -- Houston 3
City planning -- Texas -- Houston 3
Disc jockeys -- Texas -- Houston 3
Drawings (visual works) 3
Hip-hop -- United States 3
Hispanic Americans -- Texas -- Houston 3
Houston (Tex.) -- Social life and customs 3
Interviews 3
Legal documents 3
Manuscripts (documents) 3
Memorabilia 3
Mexican Americans 3
Newspapers 3
Personal papers 3
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Agendas (administrative records) 2
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Audiovisual materials 2
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Bankers -- Texas -- Houston 2
Banks and banking -- Texas -- Houston 2
Business 2
Business networks -- Texas -- Houston 2
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Christian women -- Texas -- Houston 2
Contracts 2
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Feminism -- United States 2
Feminism and art 2
Galley proofs 2
Gardening 2
Greeting cards 2
Hispanic American women -- Texas -- Houston 2
Hospitals -- Texas -- Houston -- History 2
Houston (Tex.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century 2
Houston Heights (Houston, Tex.) 2
Legislators 2
Maps (documents) 2
Music festivals -- Texas -- Houston 2
Notes (documents) 2
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Real property -- Texas -- Houston 2
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Socialites 2
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University of Houston -- History 4
DJ Screw, 1971-2000 3
Bernrieder, William A. 2
Galbreth, Michael, 1956- 2
National Women's Conference 2
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Randal, Marjorie 2
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 2
Screwed Up Click (Musical group) 2
United States. Congress. House 2
University of Houston -- Faculty 2
University of Houston. Libraries. Special Collections and Archives Department 2
Altrusa International 1
Anderson, Clayton & Co. 1
Art Guys (Group) 1
Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 1
Autry, James L. 1
Ben Taub General Hospital 1
Beste, Peter 1
Bloom, Suzanne, 1943- 1
Bradley, Loris A. 1
Brigid's Place (Houston, Tex.) 1
Bryant, Sandi Seltzer 1
Burgee, John, 1933- 1
Casas, Fernando Rodriguez 1
Christ Church Cathedral (Houston, Tex.) 1
Church Women United in Houston 1
Cole, Thomas R., 1949- 1
Contemporary Arts Association (Houston, Tex.) 1
Contemporary Arts Museum (Houston, Tex.) 1
Cruiser Houston Committee 1
Cullinan, J. S. (Joseph Stephen), 1860-1937 1
Cunningham, Minnie Fisher 1
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002 1
De Hartog, Marjorie 1
DeSoto, Ben 1
Democratic National Convention (1928 : Houston, Tex.) 1
Devin the Dude, 1969- 1
DiverseWorks Artspace 1
Dixon, Royal, 1885-1962 1
Dreyer, Margaret Webb, 1911-1976 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
Flaxman, Thomas 1
Fournier, Steve 1
Garza, Carlos "DJ Styles" 1
Green, Gene (Raymond Eugene) 1
Griffiths, Bessie Alva, 1896- 1
Gustavson, Lillian Patricia, 1928-2016 1
H.A.W.K. (Rapper) 1
Hale, Leon 1
Harper Leiper Studios 1
Harris, Roberta 1
Haynes, Robert V. 1
Hazelwitch Productions 1
Hightower, Nikki Van, 1939- 1
Hill, Ed, 1935- 1
Hispanic Women in Leadership 1
Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 1
Hood, Dorothy, 1918-2000 1
Houston (Cruiser : CA-30) 1
Houston Abstract Company 1
Houston Astros (Baseball team) 1
Houston Blacklight & Poster Company 1
Houston Colt 45's (Baseball team) 1
Houston Counseling Association 1
Houston National Bank (Houston, Tex.) 1
Houston Saengerbund 1
Houston Symphony Orchestra 1
Houston Symphony Society 1
Houston Title Guaranty Company 1
Hughes, Howard Robard, 1869-1924 1
Jacobus, Robert 1
Jefferson Davis Hospital (Houston, Tex.) 1
Johnson, Philip, 1906-2005 1
Kaplan, H. David 1
Keeland, Burdette 1
Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 1
Lawndale Art and Performance Center (Houston, Tex.) 1
Lee, Norma 1
Long, Bert L. 1
Lopez, Mary F. 1
Magnolia Petroleum Company 1
Malandain, Raphaële 1
Manual 1
Martin, Ferman Cicero, 1899-1977 1
Massing, Jack, 1959- 1
Mease, Quentin R., 1908-2009 1
Mindiola, Tatcho 1
Missouri City Chapter of the Links, Inc. 1
Moody Gallery (Houston, Tex.) 1
Moores School of Music 1
Muegge, Elizabeth 1
Mydolls (Punk rock group) 1
National American Woman Suffrage Association 1
New Music America (Festival) 1
Odd Squad (Musical group) 1
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