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    • Navarro, Yolanda

    • Navarro, Yolanda, 1947-; Restaurateurs--Texas--Houston--Interviews; Hispanic American businesswomen--Texas--Houston--Interviews; Community activists--Texas--Houston--Interviews; Race relations--Texas--Houston; Oral histories
    • Hispanic American entrepreneur, restaurateur, and community activist, examines her involvement with the Hispanic community in Houston, and talks about race relations in the 1960s and 1970s, and about her restaurant business.
    • Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • Lasher, Reverend Ralph

    • Lasher, Ralph, 1928-; Gay clergy--Texas--Houston--Interviews; Gay community--Texas--Houston; Gay rights--Religious aspects; Gay rights--Texas--Houston; Oral histories
    • Interviewed by David Goldstein, Ralph Lasher talks about his career as a gay clergy member, and his involvement in gays rights and AIDS clinics in Houston.
    • Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • Freeman, Thomas

    • Freeman, Thomas--Interviews ; African American educators ; Texas Southern University ; Rice University ; Houston Community College System ; Debates and debating--Texas--Houston ; Oral histories.
    • World renowned professor and coach of Texas Southern University's debate team, Dr. Thomas Freeman recalls 60 plus years as an educator at Texas Southern University.
    • Gregory School Oral Histories
    • Blount Family

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    • Blount Family Photo at Acres Home Community, Houston Texas.
    • PH0006 C.F. and Hortense Smith Collection
    • Brick Street

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    • Brick Street placed by the community.
    • PH0020 Fourth Ward
    • Leidecker, Leona

    • Leidecker, Leona--Interviews ;
      Congregation Beth Israel (Houston, Tex.) ;
      Jewish community centers--Texas--Houston ;
      Kindergarten teachers--Texas--Houston ;
      Houston (Tex.) ;
      Oral histories
    • Leona Leidecker was born in Houston in 1899. She was a descendant of the Westheimer family who came to America from Germany in 1852. Her family remained in the Houston area for several generations and made significant contributions to the...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Edwards, Arenia

    • Edwards, Arenia--Interviews ;
      African American community organizers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Midwifes--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Volunteers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Public welfare--Texas--Houston ;
      Oral...
    • Arenia Edwards moved to Houston in 1941. She spent some time working in a cafe, but her true passion was volunteer work. Edwards loved volunteering, and volunteered for 20 years at the VA Hospital and at other places. In Louisiana, she took midwife...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Bustamante, Daniel

    • Bustamante, Daniel; Political activists -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews; Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions -- Texas -- Houston; Human rights workers -- Texas -- Houston; Houston (Tex.) -- History; Houston (Tex.) -- Race relations; Mexican...
    • Community organizer and civil rights activist, Daniel Bustamante, talks about his life in community development, labor unions, and youth initiatives in Houston.
    • Mayor Bill White Collection;
      Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • Vazquez, Alfonso

    • Vazquez, Alfonso--Interviews ;
      Mexican American Community Leaders--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations (PASSO, PASO) ;
      Oral histories
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    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Vazquez, Alfonso

    • Vazquez, Alfonso--Interviews ;
      Mexican American Community Leaders--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations (PASSO, PASO) ;
      Oral histories
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    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Vazquez, Alfonso

    • Vazquez, Alfonso--Interviews ;
      Mexican American Community Leaders--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations (PASSO, PASO) ;
      Oral histories
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    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Fernandez, Arturo

    • Fernandez, Arturo--Interviews ;
      Mexican Americans--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Oral histories ;
      City clergy--Texas--Houston ;
      Houston(Tex.)--Emigration and immigration--Social aspects ;
      Charities,...
    • Reverend Arturo Fernandez began his urban ministry in Dallas, then later was transferred to Houston where he became minister of El Mesias United Methodist Church. In this interview, Reverend Fernandez shares his experiences setting up faith-based...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Vazquez, Alfonso

    • Vazquez, Alfonso--Interviews ;
      Mexican American Community Leaders--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations (PASSO, PASO) ;
      Oral histories
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    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Houston Community Chest, 1926, pages 24 and 25

    • community chests
    • Photocopy of the cover and pages 24 and 25 of the Houston Community Chest, 1926. List of subscribers, from H. A. Hood to Louis R. Josserand.
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Houston Community Chest, 1925, pages 22 and 23

    • community chests
    • Photocopy of the cover and pages 22 and 23 of the Houston Community Chest, 1925. List of subscribers, from Dr. C. W. Hickman to J. D. Johnson.
    • MSS1457 C.F. Richardson Sr. Papers
    • Norita Griffin & Mary Irving

    • Norita Griffin ; Mary Irving ; Acres Home Community (Houston ; Tex.)
    • (Left to Right): Norita Griffin and Mary Irving (Acres Home Community).
    • PH0035 Edwards-Brown Family Collection
    • Taylor, Marvin

    • Taylor, Marvin, 1925-.; Community activists -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews; Houston (Tex.) -- Race relations; Houston (Tex.) -- History -- Anecdotes; Herman Park (Houston, Tex.); Oral histories
    • Marvin Taylor, a long time resident of Houston, talks about his involvement in the establishment of a jogging trail and improvements to Hermann Park, Houston.
    • Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • Blounts

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    • Mr. and Mrs. Blount with their grandchild, possibly at Acres Home Community in Houston, Texas.
    • PH0006 C.F. and Hortense Smith Collection
    • Tinsley, Eleanor

    • Tinsley, Eleanor, 1926-2009 ;
      City council members--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      School integration--Texas--Houston--History ;
      Houston Community College (Houston, Tex.)--History ;
      School board...
    • Eleanor Tinsley talks about her years as president of the board of the Houston Independent School District, and as member of the city council. She was involved in the school integration movement and was instrumental in the creation of the Houston...
    • Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • Smith and Blount family gathering

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    • Smith and Blount family gathering at Acres Home Community, Houston Texas.
    • PH0006 C.F. and Hortense Smith Collection

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