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    • Streit, Yvonne

    • Streit, Yvonne -- Interviews; People with disabilites -- Rehabilitation; Brookshire (Tex.)
    • Yvonne Streit, a native Houstonian, graduated in Education from SMU and started teaching. Born from the despair of her deeply disabled daughter, she relied on her faith-driven resolve to assist the disabled adults and young children. She used a...
    • Houston Oral History Project: a great city voices its past.
    • Young couple posing with a mototcycle

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    • Young couple posing with a mototcycle and man in background at old fairgrounds at Harrisburg and Milby, Houston (Tex.)
    • MSS0253 Lesley Lewis Walker Collection
    • Yacht

    • Yachts ; Houston Waterways
    • Yacht, unidentified, with Broadway St. Bridge in background. Five unidentified person on board yacht.
    • MSS0253 Lesley Lewis Walker Collection
    • Felder, Wilton

    • Felder, Wilton--Interviews ;
      African American Musicians--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Jazz musicians--Texas--Houston ;
      Texas Southern University ;
      Oral histories
    • Wilton Felder was born in 1940 to a musical family. He attended E.O. Smith and Wheatley High Schools where he joined the band and learned to play the saxophone. In high school he formed The Modern Jazz Sextet with a group of friends that included...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Nola : a silhouette for the piano

    • Instrumental Music
    • White background with black silhouette of a woman centered in a yellow oval.
    • Sheet Music Collection of the Houston Public Library
    • Rainbow

    • Ballad ; Vocal Music
    • White background featuring with a window in the center. In the window is a rainbow above a garden with a water fountain and gazebo. A sailboat is is in the background.
    • Sheet Music Collection of the Houston Public Library
    • Phillips, O.A. "Bum"

    • Phillips, Bum, 1923-; Football coaches--Texas--Houston--Interviews; Houston Oilers (Football team); Oral histories
    • When Coach Bum Phillips was head coach of the Houston Oilers, the team achieved the most wins in franchise history. In this interview Bum talks about his career as a football coach for the Oilers and for several other teams.
    • Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • View through arched doorway of a stairwell

    • Homes
    • View through arched doorway of a stairwell. Probably Spanish style architecture. Chair and painting in the background.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Personnel Building and Parking Lot of Shipyard

    • Shipyards ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships ; Gantry cranes ; Cranes, derricks, etc ; Ships--Welding
    • View taken from top of water tower looking southwest. Main parking lot in background with new Access Road beyond. Transportation Building recently constructed at extreme left edge of picture near large horizontal oil tank. Main Gate for entrance...
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • Austin Dam

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    • View of waterfall over the Austin Dam. Small buildings along the river's edge are visible in the background.
    • MSS0717 Views in Texas 1895-1896
    • The Circle

    • Streets
    • View of the Circle near the bridge at Franklin Avenue. Cars are driving on the street and a few buildings can be seen in the background.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Smaller turn-stile to Shuttle Train

    • Shipyards--Texas--Houston ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Ships ; Stiles ; Turnstiles ; Gates
    • View of segregated intake to Shuttle Train, which transported workers from shipyard to downtown Houston. Two turnstiles in foreground. Turnstiles may be swiveled for payment at either entrance or exit from platform. New watch-tower in parking lot...
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • Excavation in Cofferdam for Pumping Station

    • Shipyards ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships ; Ships--Welding
    • View of excavation in Cofferdam for Pumping Station for new Air Compressor installation. Houston Ship Channel in background.
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • Public buildings in Velasco

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    • View of Brazos River Channel and Dock Company, Texan Land and Immigration Company, and Velasco Terminal Railway Company building. Some other office buildings can be seen in the background. Sign on the office building reads: Brazos River Channel &...
    • MSS0717 Views in Texas 1895-1896
    • Air compressor station in shipyard

    • Shipyards--Texas--Houston ; Warships ; Shipbuilding--Texas--Houston ; Shipbuilding--Equipment and Supplies ; Ships ; Gantry cranes ; Cranes, derricks, etc ; Ships--Welding
    • View of Air Compressor Station looking west from east side. All four units in full operation. Part of structural steel for building in foreground. Natural gas regulator for fuel to compressors at left foreground. Ship in background is on...
    • RG0600 Houston Shipbuilding Corporation Photographs
    • Ranch at Taylor

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    • View of a large open field at a ranch with the ranch buildings in the far distance in the background.
    • MSS0717 Views in Texas 1895-1896

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