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    • Orris D. Brown Film Collection, Reel 1

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    • Centennial Exposition Gets Under Way: Scenes from the Exposition Grounds showing the architecture, grounds, statues and fountains. Text reads (in order): "Dallas, Texas - Centennial Exposition Gets Under Way" -- Fighting dinosaurs: Footage of...
    • MSS0292 Orris D. Brown Film Collection
    • Graham, Wayne

    • Wayne,Graham,1936--Interviews; Baseball coaches--United States; Baseball players--United States.
    • Wayne Graham is one of the most distinctive coaches in Baseball, and is credited with more than 1400 wins as a Collegiate Head Coach. He played 11 years as a professional with the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets, and was named Texas Minor...
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Panther, March, 1936, page 2

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    • Page 2 of The Panther, March, 1936. Newspaper of Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College. Leon Richardson listed as Business Manager.
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Panther, December, 1936, page 2

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    • Page 2 of The Panther, December, 1936. Newspaper of Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College. Leon A. Richardson listed as Co-ordinator.
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Combined Circus: Pigmy elephants

    • Animals ; Elephants
    • Advertisement for the Ringling Brothers aand Barnum and Bailey Combined Circus. Five pigmy elephants are towered over by a clown and an elephant. Several children look on. Performance: Monday, October 5 and Tuesday, October 6, 1936.
    • MSS0257 Heiser-Alban Collection of Circus Historical Materials, 1882-1987
    • Garcia, E.J.

    • Garcia, E. J.--Interviews ;
      Mexican Americans ;
      Oral histories
    • E. J. Garcia was born in San Antonio and moved to Houston in 1919 to work in the oil industry. Starting in 1925, he worked as an insurance agent for American National Insurance where he primarily sold life insurance policies to the Mexican-American...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Historic Houses

    • Maresh files
    • Contains information about the historic houses in Harris County.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Maresh WPA Files, MSS1470
    • Sons of Pericles May Fete, 1936

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    • Back row (Left to right): James Petheriotes, Nick Catsinas, Georgia Kousakis, Tacia Catsinas, Angelo Verges, Theresa Demeris, Willie Peet, Nick Angelos. Front row (Left to right): Nick Kousakis, Matina Kousakis, Virginia Ginakis, Jimmy Verges, Fofo...
    • MSS0199 Greek Community Collection
    • President Franklin D. Roosevelt

    • President Roosevelt
    • President Franklin D. Roosevelt in a parade waving to the crowd, Houston, Texas
    • RGD0006 Houston Post Photographic Collection
    • President Franklin D. Roosevelt

    • President Roosevelt
    • President Franklin D. Roosevelt speaking to reporters, Houston, Texas
    • RGD0006 Houston Post Photographic 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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    • Orris D. Brown Film Collection, Reel 2

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    • Along the Footprints which Lead to Glory: Opening title card and a shot of the cover of the book The Raven, a Biography of Sam Houston, by Marquis James. Inside cover signed by Orris, Christmas 1935. Text reads (in order): "Texas Centennial...
    • MSS0292 Orris D. Brown Film Collection
    • Garza, Lorenzo

    • Garza, Lorenzo--Interviews ;
      Mexican Americans ;
      Mexican American business enterprises--Texas--Houston ;
      Mexican American musicians ;
      Oral histories
    • In this follow-up interview, Lorenzo Garza continues discussing his occupation as a barber in the Magnolia Park neighborhood of Houston and playing in his band, the Rancheros, at night. Garza also reminisces about the businesses he owned and...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • 25th Grand Lodge O. D. H. S.

    • People
    • Group photograph of 25th Grand Lodge O. D. H. S.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter/Bank of the Southwest Collection

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