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    • River Oaks Map

    • River Oaks
    • Shows numbered lots, streets, and parks. Includes "Facts About River Oaks" on back of map. Title from printed inscription. Scale of map is approximately 100 ft. to 1/2 in. Relief shown pictorially.
    • Maps Collection
    • Braeswood Dimension Plan for Unit 1 Map

    • Braeswood subdivision
    • Shows numbered subdivision plots, streets, and Brays Bayou. Title from title box. Scale of map is approximately 100 ft. to 1 in. Relief shown pictorially.
    • Maps Collection
    • Houston Public Library, 1927

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    • Elevated view of the Houston Public Library (the Julia Ideson Building) in April, 1927. Looking west from Walker Street.
    • RGA0013 Houston Public Library Records
    • Strange, Ray

    • Ray, Strange--Interviews; Rice University -- History.
    • Mrs. Ray Strange reminiscences about her life in Houston before and after the Depression. Her interest in writing the history of Rice University was noteworthy.
    • Houston Oral History Project: a great city voices its past.
    • Oil Well Afire

    • Oil Industry
    • Pierce Junction oil field, Houston, Texas.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Furnished Room

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    • Unidentified room.
    • MSS1248 Litterst-Dixon Photograph Collection
    • Rice Institute graduates standing during graduation ceremonies

    • Universities ; Rice Institute ; Institutes ; Graduates, college ; Ceremonies, graduation ;
    • Rice Institute graduates standing during graduation ceremonies on campus of Rice Institute. Two students walking to receive diplomas. Includes: Rice University.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • People swimming in Galveston Bay on July 4th

    • People
    • People swimming in Galveston Bay on July 4th. View from Gulf looking toward beach and seawall. Swimmers in water with Crystal Palace, other structures, and pier in background.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter/Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Man in academic costume speaking during graduation ceremonies

    • Universities ; Ceremonies, academic ; Institutes
    • Man, unidentified, in academic costume, speaking during graduation ceremonies. No one on platform identified. Included: Rice University; Rice Institute.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Helen Govatos

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    • Helen Govatos at her graduation from elementary school.
    • MSS0199 Greek Community Collection
    • Del Valle, Felix

    • Del Valle, Felix--Interviews ;
      Mexican Americans ;
      Southern Pacific Railroad Company ;
      Oral histories
    • Felix Del Valle came to Texas from La Paz, Mexico at age 19. He found work in San Antonio with the Southern Pacific Company building rail lines in 1927. Later that year he moved on to Sanguine and continued work on the rail despite the Depression....
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Buck, E.O.

    • Buck, E. O.--Interviews ;
      Petroleum engineers ;
      Geologists ;
      Oral histories
    • E. O. Buck was born in Arkansas, grew up in Beaumont, Texas, and later attended Texas A&M University where he studied electrical and petroleum engineering. Upon graduation in 1926 he went to work for the Gulf Oil Company as a geologist on an...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Sunday School South Main Baptist Church.

    • Churches ; People
    • Group portrait of Sunday School children outside of South Main Baptist Church. Do A Good Turn Daily painted on fence.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter/Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Why I Stay in Texas and Fight

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    • Article by C. F. Richardson, expressing the motivations behind his desire to reside in Texas and his unwavering commitment to fight for civil rights in the South.
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Children's band from First Methodist Episcopal Church

    • People ; Musicians
    • Children's band from First Methodist Episcopal Church, Houston, Texas., standing in front of Sam Houston Statue in Hermann Park. Includes: First Methodist Episcopal Church Children's Band; Hermann Park.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Furnished Lobby

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    • Furniture on a balcony, possibly a hotel. First floor can be seen near right center of photograph.
    • MSS1248 Litterst-Dixon Photograph Collection

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