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    • Adeline White

    • ex-slaves
    • Adeline White, ex-slave, standing in a yard in front of a wash tub and board . The wash tub is balanced on a wooden chair.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Aerial view of farm field

    • Farms
    • Aerial view of farm field surrounded by water channel. Farm equipment visible. Salt grass or rice, water canals, and water gates.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter/Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Aerial view of shipyard looking west

    • Shipyards--Texas--Houston ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships
    • Aerial view looking west from point above Mainland adjacent to Houston Ship Channel. Outfitting Pier and Slip along foreground and along Houston Ship Channel which traverses the picture from upper left to right center. Main Shops Building and Mold...
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • African American woman in field

    • ex-slaves
    • African American woman standing in an open field before a house.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Agatha Babino

    • ex-slaves
    • Agatha Babino, ex-slave, sitting on the steps in front of a door. Her hands are crossed in her lap.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Agatha Babino

    • ex-slaves
    • Agatha Babino, ex-slave, sitting on the steps in front of a door. Her hands are crossed in her lap.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Alessandra, Dorothy and Rose Radoff Frenkil

    • Alessandra, Dorothy--Interviews ;
      Galveston (Tex.) ;
      Jews--Social life and customs ;
      Immigrants--Russia ;
      Oral histories
    • Dorothy Alessandra was born in Galveston, Texas to parents who emigrated from Russia in the late 1800s. In this interview Mrs. Alessandra reminisces about family life and bygone days in Galveston. She also discusses what it was like to be Jewish in...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Allen Thomas

    • ex-slaves
    • Allen Thomas, ex-slave, standing in front of a tree in a garden.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Allen, Charles

    • Allen, Charles--Interviews ;
      Ministers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      First United Methodist Church ;
      Oral histories
    • Charles Allen grew up in Georgia and became a minister of the Methodist church when he was 19 years old in 1934. He moved to Houston in 1960 and served as the pastor of First United Methodist Church in downtown Houston until 1983. During his time...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Amos Sims

    • ex-slaves
    • Amos Sims, ex-slave, sitting on steps in front of entryway.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Amos Sims

    • ex-slaves
    • Amos Sims, ex-slave, sitting on the steps in front of a door. His hands are crossed in his lap.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Anderson, Lauren

    • Anderson, Lauren, 1965- ;
      Ballerinas--Texas--Houston ;
      African American dancers--Texas--Houston ;
      Houston Ballet ;
      Oral histories
    • When she was named Principal Dancer for the Houston Ballet in 1990, Lauren Anderson became the first African American to hold such a position in a major ballet company. Anderson talks with Linda Lorelle about growing up in Houston, her ballet...
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Andrew Pullen

    • ex-slaves
    • Andrew Pullen, ex-slave, standing in the doorway of a house.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Andrew Pullen

    • ex-slaves
    • Andrew Pullen, ex-slave, standing in the doorway of a house.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Ankenman, Fred

    • Ankenman, Fred--Interviews ;
      Baseball team managers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Minor league baseball
      Houston Buffaloes ;
      Oral histories
    • Fred Ankenman was the manager and president of Houston’s minor league baseball team, the Houston Buffs. He discusses the business aspects of baseball and the other managers, teams, and players he interacted with over the years.
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Ann Hawthorn

    • ex-slaves
    • Ann Hawthorn, ex-slave, standing in a garden under a tree. She has a walking stick in her hand.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Ann Hawthorn

    • ex-slaves
    • Ann Hawthorn, ex-slave, standing in a garden next to a house.. She has a walking stick in her hand.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection
    • Ann Hawthorn

    • ex-slaves
    • Ann Hawthorn, ex-slave, standing in a garden in from of a large bush.
    • MSS0154 Slave Narrative Collection

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