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    • McElroy, George

    • African American editors--Texas--Houston ;
      African American newspapers--Texas--Houston ;
      Houston Informer ;
      Oral histories ;
      McElroy, George--Interviews ;
      African American press ;
      African American...
    • In this interview, George McElroy, the editor of the Houston Informer, discusses the history of this newspaper, how he selects the people he writes on and how he selects news that is relevant to the African American community. He also talks about...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Carper, Joseph

    • Carper, Joseph--Interviews ;
      African American advertising executives--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      African American civic leaders--Texas--Houston ;
      African American newspapers ;
      Oral histories
    • Joseph Carper was born in Gonzalez, Texas, attended school in Seguin, and later worked as a hotel manager after graduating from Sam Houston College. He moved to Houston around 1935 and began working for The Informer newspaper in the advertising...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Peavey, Doris

    • Peavey, Doris--Interviews ; African American students ; Gregory School (Houston, Tex.)--Alumni and alumnus ; Jack Yates High School (Houston, Tex.) ; Hampton University (Va.) ; Texas Southern University ; Fourth Ward (Houston, Tex.) ; Motion...
    • Mrs. Doris Peavey is a native Houstonian who is an alumna of The Gregory School, Jack Yates High School (1941) and Hampton University (1945). She discusses the Fourth Ward community, activities at The Gregory School such as the May Fait, Houston...
    • Gregory School Oral Histories
    • C. F. Richardson, Sr. and his 1927 Buick Brougham

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    • From the Houston Informer, October 23, 1926 issue, City Happening section: "Mrs C. F. Richardson and three sons are now 'airing out' in a 1927 Buick Brougham sedan, a surprise gift from their husband and father, respectively."
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Letter from J. H. Harmon, Jr. to Roy Wilkins, December 14, 1937

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    • Letter from J. H. Harmon, Jr. to Roy Wilkins, Assistant Secretary, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, dated December 14, 1937. Attached to the letter is a listing of the officers and committee chairmen of the Houston branch...
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • One decade on journalistic seas

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    • C. F. Richardson, Sr. outlines his newspaper's first ten years of operation.
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Five years on journalistic seas

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    • C. F. Richardson, Sr. outlines his newspaper's fifth year of operation.
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Our second milestone attained

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    • C. F. Richardson, Sr. outlines his newspaper's second year of operation.
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Caldwell, Bobby

    • Caldwell, Bobby--Interviews ; Texas Southern University--Alumni and alumnae--1950-1960 ; African American lawyers ; Civil rights workers--Texas--Houston ; Civil rights workers--United States--History--20th century ; Black Panther Party ; Race...
    • Mr. Bobby Caldwell discusses his work as a lawyer in several civil rights cases, his work relationship with the Black Panther Party and the People's Party, and several life defining moments such as winning his first case, his first trial, and the...
    • Gregory School Oral Histories
    • 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
    • Prather, Patricia Smith

    • Prather, Patricia Smith--Interviews ; African American authors--20th century ; African American historians ; Civil rights--Texas--Houston--History--20th century ; Oral histories
    • Houstonian and African American Historian Patricia Smith Prather discusses her life and work in the city of Houston as a historian and author.
    • Gregory School Oral Histories
    • Wilson, Sandra

    • Wilson, Sandra--Interviews ; Gregory School (Houston, Tex.)--People--1950-1960 ; African American students--Texas--Houston--20th century ; African American teachers and the community ; Journalism, High school--United States ; African American...
    • Former Gregory Elementary student Sandra Wilson discusses growing up and attending Gregory and Booker T. as well as her passion and career in Journalism.
    • Gregory School Oral Histories
    • Informer Newspaper Front Page

    • Sanderson A. Pleasants ; Ora L. Gibbs
    • Rev. Pleasants of St. John Baptist Church Dies (3rd Ward)
    • PH0031 Ora L. Gibbs Collection
    • Informer Newspaper Front Page

    • Sanderson A. Pleasants ; Ora L. Gibbs
    • Rev. Pleasants of St. John Baptist Church Dies (3rd Ward)
    • PH0031 Ora L. Gibbs Collection

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