RECTO: Black and white image of waterfront. Handwritten caption reads: ""Water front view #5, San Jacinto Battle Ground. Photo by Happer and Co. Houston, Tex."" VERSO: Stamped vertically on the left side: ""Bequest of Mrs. Adele Lubbock Briscoe...
RECTO: Colorized aerial image of the boat landing at San Jacinto Battlegrounds. There are several powerboats in the water and several more docked. Caption reads: ""Aeroplane view of San Jacinto Battle Grounds and Buffalo River, Houston, Texas.""...
RECTO: Colorized image of a ship in Buffalo Bayou at the San Jacinto Battleground near the boat landing. Caption reads: ""A ship coming up Ship Channel at San Jacinto Battle Grounds, Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Blank
RECTO: Colorized image of boat landing at San Jacinto Battleground. Caption reads: ""San Jacinto Battlefield - Near Houston, on the Houston Ship Channel, and Where Texas Won Her Independence."" VERSO: Typed message reads: ""We will meet next year...
RECTO: Colorized image of crowd at boat landing at San Jacinto Battlegrounds gathered to watch the cruiser Houston enter the Bayou. One boat is nearby and two more are further down the Bayou. There are two planes flying overhead. The captions read:...
Sakowitz, Robert, 1938-;
Sakowitz Department Store -- History;
Family-owned business enterprises -- Texas -- History;
Robert Sakowitz talks about his family business in Houston, the Sakowitz stores; about the city of Houston at the time the stores were established and developed; and the personalities he met while doing business.
Mindiola, Tatcho, 1939-;
Civil rights workers--Texas--Houston--Interviews;
Mexican Americans--Social conditions--Texas--Houston;
Mexican Americans--Civil rights;
University of Houston Central Campus;
Tatcho Mindiola, director of the Mexican American Studies program at the University of Houston, describes race relations in Houston in the 1950s and 1960s, and talks about his career as a community activist.