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    • Milsaps Diary, volume 1, 1852 to 1877

    • Handwritten manuscript of the diary kept by John E. T. Milsaps from 1852 to 1877.
    • MSS0033 John E.T. Milsaps Collection, 1531-1986
    • San Jacinto Monument and Ship Channel

    • Aerial photograph of San Jacinto Monument and reflecting pool with a ship passing by in the Ship Channel in foreground.
    • MSS1220 Robert L. Browning Photographic Collection
    • San Jacinto Monument and reflecting pool

    • Aerial view of San Jacinto Monument and its reflecting pool with part of the Ship Channel and some industrial plants visible in the background.
    • MSS1220 Robert L. Browning Photographic Collection
    • Industrial Facilities Adjacent to Ship Channel

    • Aerial photograph ; Industry ; Ship Channel ;
    • Aerial photograph of Houston Ship Channel flowing between two industrial facilities. The facility on the far side of the Channel has about forty storage tanks prominent.
    • MSS1220 Robert L. Browning Photographic Collection
    • Houston Ship Channel Aerial View

    • Aerial photograph ; Industry ; Ship Channel ;
    • Aerial photograph of Ship Channel and industries along it. Two are visible from a different, closer angle in photo MSS1220-1092-31.
    • MSS1220 Robert L. Browning Photographic Collection
    • Large industrial plant by Ship Channel

    • Aerial photographs ; Industry ; Ship Channel
    • Aerial view of a large industrial plant on the Ship Channel with a residential area visible in the background
    • MSS1220 Robert L. Browning Photographic Collection
    • Halbouty, Michel Thomas

    • Halbouty, Michel--Interviews ;
      Oil industries--Texas ;
      Spindletop Oil Field (Beaumont, Tex.) ;
      Petroleum--Prospecting ;
      Geologists ;
      McCarthy, Glenn Herbert, 1907-1988 ;
      Oral histories
    • Michel Thomas Halbouty was born in 1909 in Beaumont, Texas. He attended Texas A&M University and graduated with a degree in geology. He then went to work for the Yount-Lee Oil Company in 1931 and discovered his first oil well. Halbouty discovered...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • San Jacinto Monument, model

    • San Jacinto Memorial
    • Quarter size model of sculpture for the base of the San Jacinto Memorial depicting different industries in Texas.
    • MSS0019 Alfred C. Finn Papers
    • Lack, Abe

    • Lack, Abe--Interviews ;
      Businessmen--Texas -Houston--Interviews ;
      Lack's Wholesalers ;
      Oral histories ;
      Small business--Texas--Houston ;
    • Abe Lack, a Latvian immigrant, came to the United States in 1910. He and his family eventually settled in Tulsa, Oklahoma, by 1914. His early business ventures included a grocery store and an auto supply store. After a brief period in Florida real...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Cole, Criss

    • Cole, Criss--Interviews ;
      Legislators--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Texas House of Representatives ;
      Oral histories
    • Criss Cole served on the Texas legislature as a member of the House of Representatives and was then appointed as a judge in Harris County. Cole was instrumental in passing legislation to regulate water and air pollution in Harris County. In this...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Progressive Houston, vol. ii, no. 4, August, 1910

    • Manchester and Houston Waterways ; Canal construction and progress ; The preliminary steps ; The environing cost ; American cargoes ; Private corporation improvements ; Total millions of cost ; First steamer from America
    • Texas Room Adult Reference - Valuable
    • Jefferson Iron Company

    • Texas--History ; Metalworking industries
    • Industrial buildings of an iron company.
    • MSS0717 Views in Texas 1895-1896
    • Welch, Louie

    • Welch, Louie--Interviews ;
      Mayors--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      City council members--Texas--Houston ;
      Holcombe, Oscar, 1888-1968 ;
      Cutrer, Lewis Wesley ;
      Oral histories
    • In this interview from 1975, Louie Welch discusses his history as a politician in Houston. He began his career as a council member and served under Mayors Oscar Holcombe and Lewis Cutrer. Welch was then elected as Mayor to the City of Houston first...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Brown, Texas Johnny

    • Brown, Texas Johnny--Interviews ;
      Blues musicians--Texas--Houston ;
      African American guitarists--Texas--Houston ;
      Oral histories
    • Texas Johnny Brown first played with his father on street corners in Texas and other southern states and then began playing professionally in Houston starting in 1946 at age 18. He is most well known for playing the blues on electric guitar and for...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection


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