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    • Barnstone, Gertrude

    • Barnstone, Gertrude, 1925- ; Theater -- Texas -- Houston -- History; School board members -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews; School integration -- Texas -- Houston -- History; Houston (Tex.) -- History -- Anecdotes; Oral histories
    • Gertrude Barnstone talks to Jane Ely about her life in the theatre arts, her memories of Houston and Houstonians and her election to the Houston School Board during the desegregation of the Houston School System.
    • Mayor Bill White Collection;
      Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • 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 : a great city voices its past.
    • Barnstone, Gertrude

    • Barnstone, Gertrude--Interviews ;
      School board members--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Oral histories
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    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Olshan, Helen B

    • Olshan, Helen B.--Interviews ;
      Immanuel Olshan ;
      Construction industry--Interviews ;
      Olshan (Houston, Tex.) ;
      Texas Music Festival ;
      Oral histories
    • Helen B. Olshan was the second wife of Immanuel Olshan, founder of the well-known local demolition, construction, and foundation repair business in Houston. Mrs. Olshan was a teacher for 38 years in New Jersey and was friends with the Olshans...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Sylvan Beach

    • Sylvan Beach
    • Image of La Porte Beach Depot and a field
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • For Rent

    • La Porte
    • Building with sign that says "for rent".
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Wharf at the foot of Broadway.

    • La Porte
    • Wharf at the foot of Broadway. A man in a horse and wagon can be seen on the wharf.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • La Porte Passengers at La Porte

    • La Porte
    • The Charlotte with passengers at La Porte. Marked "This is me aged 10" with circle around boy at front of boat.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Gerlach, Ed

    • Gerlach, Ed.--Interviews ;
      Saxophonists--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Band musicians--Texas--Houston ;
      Jazz musicians--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Oral histories
    • Ed Gerlach began playing piano at the age of 5 before switching his focus to soprano saxophone and later tenor saxophone. Gerlach discusses his career as a saxophonist, including his time with the Glenn Miller Orchestra. Gerlach also share his...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Cresant Hotel Pier

    • Hotels
    • View of Cresant Hotel Pier
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Brenton & McKay Bankers

    • Morgan's Point
    • A car and a horse and carriage can be seen in the foreground in front of a building with a sign that says Brenton & McKay Bankers. Attached to the photograph was a clipping that looked like receipt for photograph reprint.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Oil Field

    • Drilling Rigs
    • A man sits in an automobile on a road in front of a field of oil rigs.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Rummage Sale

    • Building
    • Old building with covered outdoor areas on either side; corrugated tin on front has "Rummage Sale" spraypainted on front.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Rummage Sale (another angle)

    • Building
    • Old building with covered outdoor areas on either side; corrugated tin on front has "Rummage Sale" spraypainted on front.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Shannon and Co. Hardware, Furniture, and Groceries

    • Businesses
    • Image of the Shannon and Company Hardware, Furniture,and Groceries building, three men and a boy with two dogs stand in front. In the street are two horses and carriages. On one carriage is written A. C. Workman.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Ladies Toggery Shop

    • Businesses
    • Interior view of a shop with ladies' hats and accessories.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Beauty Contestants

    • Beauty Contest
    • Beauty Contestants in bathing suits and sashes from different stores pose on the promenade. There is one little girl, and she has a sign in front of her that reads Miss Super Value Foley.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • People Meeting a Train

    • Trains
    • Depot with train, carts, and hacks
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection

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