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    • After the Fire (Closer view)

    • LaPorte
    • Four boys look at what remains after a fire. Buildings still intact can be seen in the background.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • After the Storm

    • Sylvan Beach
    • View of the beach house in the water from the shore. Debris can be seen on the shore and people sift through it.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Weiner, Freida

    • Weiner, Freida--Interviews ;
      Jewish women ;
      Jewish community centers ;
      Galveston (Tex.) ;
      Oral histories
    • Frieda Wiener was born in Kiev in 1890 and immigrated to Detroit, Michigan around 1911. She came to Houston in 1915 and settled with her family in Galveston in 1921. She speaks about the difficulties of making a living in Galveston’s small Jewish...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • National Liquor Company, circa 1915

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    • National Liquor Company, owned by John Polemanakos and Pete Menutis. Pictures (Left to right): John Polemanakos, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Pete Menutis (with mustache), Theo Polemanakos.
    • MSS0199 Greek Community Collection
    • After the Fire

    • LaPorte
    • Four boys look at what remains after a fire. Buildings still intact can be seen in the background.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Annual reports, 1912 - 1913, Houston Independent School District

    • school reports
    • Contains the annual report for the Public Schools of the Independent School District of Houston for the fiscal year 1912 - 1913. Annual report contains remarks from the school district superintendents, a list of graduates from the districts schools...
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center - Texas Room 379.764 H843
    • Joe the Turk

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    • Joe the Turk poster
    • Posters Collection
    • Mr. and Mrs. Schlueter in front of their residence

    • People ; Homes
    • Frank J. Schlueter, photographer, and Mrs. Frank J. Schlueter in front of their residence at 1807 Decatur Street, Houston, Texas. Includes: Schlueter, Frank J.; Schlueter, Frank J., Mrs.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Sakowitz, Robert

    • Sakowitz, Robert, 1938- ;
      Businessmen--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Retail trade--Texas--Houston ;
      Sakowitz Department Store--History ;
      Family-owned business enterprises--Texas--History ;
      Oral histories
    • In this interview, Robert Sakowitz discusses how his family came from Ukraine and started a haberdashery business in Galveston. After the hurricane in 1915, they moved the business to Houston. In 1929, they moved to the new Gulf building, thanks to...
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • 1915 BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE

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    • Henry Maresh was a local supervisor of the WPA project researching the history of Houston. The researchers combed through all available documentation, including extant newspapers, previously published books, and legal records, and extracted factual...
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    • Modern Homes

    • Houston History
    • Collection of home designs by the Russell Brown Company. Each design is accompanied by a photograph of a house built in Houston or in Dallas. Please refer to the Index for plan numbers and addresses of pictured buildings, when known.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Texas Room, 728.372 M689
    • Near Lynchburg Ferry Crossing site

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    • People fishing from pier, structures across river, and boats in water at the Lynchburg Ferry Crossing site.
    • MSS0114 HMRC Photo Collection
    • Enchanted glade

    • Vocal Music
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    • Sheet Music Collection of the Houston Public Library

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