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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 School Buildings

    • school reports
    • Contains short essays on Houston public school buildings, detailing the personal lives of the people they are named after, the buildings' funding and beginnings, the buildings' locations, and highlights of the schools.
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    • 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
    • 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
    • Oil Well Afire

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

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    • Unidentified room.
    • MSS1248 Litterst-Dixon Photograph 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
    • Johnson, Gaylord

    • Johnson, Gaylord--Interviews ;
      Athletics Directors--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Rice University ;
      Athletic training--Business management--Interviews ;
      Coaches--Training ;
      Oral histories
    • Discusses how after getting a PhD. from Rice University and teaching there, he got into the position of Business Manager for the Rice Institute Athletic Activities.
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Eleven men at Convention of B. M. & P . I. Union

    • People
    • Group photograph of eleven men: officers elected at the 4th Bi-annual Convention of B. M. & P. I. Union of America. Houston, Texas.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Barnes, Nathaniel

    • Barnes, Nathaniel--Interviews ;
      African American gospel musicians--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Blues musicians--Texas--Houston ;
      African American gospel singers--Interviews ;
      Oral histories
    • Born in D'Lo, Simpson County, Mississippi, on September 26, 1910, Nathaniel "Bill" Barnes had an inborn gift of singing. Despite having no formal education in reading or writing music, Barnes could pick up and sing songs from hearing others sing....
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Building construction

    • Buildings
    • Building construction. Neils Esperson Building in distance. Includes: Houston City Jail Bldg; Bellows Maclay, Contractors.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • State Building & Loan Association building with several automobiles

    • Buildings
    • State Building & Loan Association., 1123 Prairie Avenue at San Jacinto, Houston, Texas. C. 1927. Automobiles, (l-r): 1927 Model T. Ford; 1926 Model T Ford Coupe; 1927 Whippet; 1923 Maxwell; 1923 Model T. Roadster; 1924 Essex sedan & 1926 Chevrolet...
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Bryant, Thelma Scott

    • Bryant, Thelma Scott, 1905-; Centenarians--Texas--Houston--Interviews; Segregation--Texas--Houston--History; African Americans--Texas--Houston--Social life and customs--History; Oral histories
    • Thelma Scott Bryant, a centenarian from Houston, talks about her life as an African American growing up at the beginning of the 20th century. She describes the black community where she grew up; the churches, schools, theaters and businesses; and...
    • Houston Oral History Project

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