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Tatiana Semenova Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-008
Dates: 1920-1996
Scope and Contents

The Tatiana Semenova papers consist of seven boxes of personal material dating from 1933 to 1997. It documents Madame Semenova's early dancing career with the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, and her later teaching career in Baton Rouge and Houston. There are five series in this collection: Scrapbooks, Photographs, Personal, Programs, and Realia. The collection was received in no particular order. The processor has imposed the arrangement.

Ruth Tears papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AAA 6688
Dates: 1951-1972
Scope and Contents REEL 2684: Biographical information; correspondence, 1953-1970; lecture notes; 4 prints, undated; financial material, 1963-1971; awards, 1963-1968; clippings; exhibition catalogs; and 4 scrapbooks, 1951-1967.REEL 3476: Biographical data; printed material, 1968-1969, describing painting classes taught by Tears at Carrizo Lodge, Ruidoso, N.M., Dallas Museum of Fine Arts and Dallas College of Southern Methodist University; exhibition announcements, catalogs, invitations, clippings;...

Tenneco Energy History Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-005
Dates: 1946-2014; Majority of material found within 1974-1988
Scope and Contents Records in this collection of Tenneco history include three major areas of interest. One group consists of management and planning records created by executives of Tenneco. The second group reflects a joint effort to write the history of Tenneco, Built from Scratch. Draft manuscripts, publication costs, and a Tenneco management reunion reflect the concerted effort to document the company’s history. A third group contains in-house publications reflecting Tenneco’s business accomplishments...

Texas City Disaster Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-035
Dates: 1947
Scope and Contents

This set of 21 photographs was taken between April 16 and 21, immediately after the 1947 explosion in Texas City. At some point the photos were removed from a small album. We have the notes concerning each photo made on the facing album pages but no additional information.

Toby M. Myers, Deborah D. Tucker, and Maria Jose Angelelli Texas Council on Family Violence Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-005
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,...

Texas Deco Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-002
Dates: 2010-2012
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.

Texas Forged Documents Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1989-002
Dates: 1821-1936; undated
Scope and Contents

The documents in this collection have been identified as forgeries and were exhibited at a Forgery Conference held at the University of Houston Libraries in 1989.

Texas Foundation for the Arts Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2023-007
Dates: 1992-2012
Content Description Documentaries in the collection include: Building Bridges of Understanding: Asia Society Texas Center Galveston Island Houston Arts Television The Art of Architecture: Houston 1910 Harris County CourthouseAll of the films in the collection were first broadcast on Houston Public Media/Houston PBS Ch. 8, and then distributed to all PBS stations in Texas and often to educational outlets, including area school districts, for classroom use. Also included...

Texas Music Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-011
Dates: 1900-2010; Majority of material found within 1940-1969
Scope and Contents The Texas Music Collection contains research files on the history of Texas music, particularly musicians and record labels, including the administrative and financial files of Duke/Peacock Records of the Houston area. Newspaper clippings, photographs, financial records, songbooks, and administrative files comprise the research files.The collection is divided into six series, which are arranged in order of volume of material, from most to least represented: Artists; Production and...

Immanuel and Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-002
Dates: 1985-2013; Majority of material found in 1991-2013
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials produced by or related to the Immanuel and Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival held at the University of Houston. Collection materials date from 1985 to 2013, though the majority of materials are from 1991 to 2013. Materials are concentrated in the Houston area, though programs from concerts in Atlanta and Leipzig are also included. Programs, concert schedules, festival calendars, unused application materials, invitations, correspondence,...

Texas Optometric Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-001
Dates: Majority of material found within 1954-1990
Scope and Contents

This collection contains five series: The TOA President Correspondence, Executive Secretary Correspondence, TOA Committee Correspondence, TOA Administration, and Audio Tapes. Material includes correspondence, memoranda, meetings, newspaper clippings, reports, audio tapes and other administrative material. The collection is arranged chronologically within each series, dating from 1950 to 1999, adhering as much as possible to the original order.

Texas Society of Professional Engineers Houston Auxiliary Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-010
Dates: 1959-2013; Majority of material found within 1970-1999
Scope and Contents

This collection contains items created between 1959 and 2013 related to the Texas Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE) and their Auxiliary, with a concentration on the Houston branch. The materials are broken up into series and organized chronologically within those series, with particular attention given to the original organization of the materials. There are meeting minutes, president’s records, relevant publications, and other miscellanea.

Texas Well Log Service Driller Logs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-022
Dates: 1917-1965
Scope and Contents Martin Schulz managed then purchased the Texas Well Log Service during the early 1920s. He developed well logs from required Texas Railroad Commission filings and then sold the resulting compilation as a “log report.” His customers were major oil exploration companies as well as small independents.The Texas Well Log Service Driller Log Collection contains an estimated 450,000 pages of well log driller reports in 129 boxes. The reports are organized alphabetically by and within...

Third Ward TX Documentary Film Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-004
Dates: 1995-2007
Scope and Contents This collection contains the final documentary and the audiovisual materials for the documentaryThird Ward TX, including tapes on Project Row Houses, their programs, and artists. Some of the tapes are originals but most of the tapes are clones. The collection also includes photographs, photo slides, publications, Project Row Houses publications, and news clippings.This collection is not yet fully processed. For questions about materials in this collection or to request access,...

This is Our Home, It Is Not For Sale Film Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-020
Dates: 1925-2011; Majority of material found within 1985-1988
Scope and Contents The This is Our Home, It Is Not for Sale Film Collection contains records covering the full scope of the production of a documentary film. Records cover fundraising activities, releases and contracts, insurance, research materials, production notes and logs, film screenings and festivals, photographs, and posters. The documentary film is available for viewing on DVD in UH Libraries Special Collections and for purchase at ...

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Houston (Cruiser : CA-30) 5
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DJ Screw, 1971-2000 3
Hershey, Terese Tarlton 3
KPFT-FM (Radio station : Houston, Tex.) 3
Miller, Vassar 3
Moody Gallery (Houston, Tex.) 3
National Women's Conference 3
Pacifica Radio 3
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 3
University of Houston -- Administration 3
University of Houston. Faculty Senate 3
University of Houston. School of Communication 3
Alley Theatre (Houston, Tex.) 2
American Association of University Professors. University of Houston Chapter 2
Art Museum of South Texas 2
Arte Público Press 2
Bernrieder, William A. 2
Burma-Siam Railroad 2
Carper, James 2
Contemporary Arts Museum (Houston, Tex.) 2
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Doyle, JD 2
Emmott, Sarah H. 2
Ferguson, James Edward, 1871-1944 2
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Houston Grand Opera 2
Houston Symphony Orchestra 2
Houston Symphony Society 2
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Kaplan, H. David 2
League of United Latin American Citizens 2
Lienhard, John H., 1930- 2
Lindahl, Carl, 1947- 2
Long, Bert L. 2
Lowry, Beverly 2
Oberholtzer, E. E. (Edison Ellsworth), 1880-1954 2
Parker, Annise 2
Phi Kappa Phi 2
Public Access Computer Systems Forum (PACS-L) 2
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) 2
Randal, Marjorie 2
Randolph, Lynn, 1938- 2
Salinas, Porfirio, 1910-1973 2
Sarwar, Sehba 2
Screwed Up Click (Musical group) 2
Shuart, Carey Chenoweth 2
Tarver, Tinka, 1932- 2
Texas Medical Center 2
United States. Congress. House 2
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 2
United States. Navy 2
University of Houston. Center for Mexican American Studies 2
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University of Houston. College of Optometry 2
University of Houston. Law Center -- Alumni and alumnae 2
University of Houston. Office of University Relations 2
University of Houston. Veteran's Office 2
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Actors Studio (New York, N.Y.) 1
Aker, Joe C. 1
Albrecht, Mary Dickson, 1930-2007 1
Allensworth, Jane, 1937- 1
Allred, James V., 1899-1959 1
Alonzo y Sus Rancheros 1
Alonzo, Frank 1
Alonzo, Ventura 1
Altrusa International 1
American Association for Adult and Continuing Education 1
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American Association of University Women. West Harris County Branch 1
American G.I. Forum 1
Anderson, Clayton & Co. 1
Anderson, John Q., 1941-1970 1
Ant Farm (Design group) 1
Armstrong, Martha, 1935- 1
Art Guys (Group) 1
Artists Coalition of Texas 1
Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 1
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