Presents aspects of the social, economical, and educational situation of Houston's African American population around 1915. Includes articles by different authors. Contains statistical data and numerous photos of people, streets, and buildings.
County judges --Texas --Harris County --Interviews;
Harris County (Tex.) --Politics and government;
Hurricane Katrina, 2005;
Emergency management --Texas --Harris County;
Disaster relief --Gulf States;
Robert Eckels describes his experiences as former Harris County judge. He discusses politics in Harris county and in the city of Houston, as well as his involvement in handling the influx of the evacuees from New Orleans during hurricane Katrina,...
Eury,Robert M.(1948)- -- Interviews;
Architects and community;
Community development, Urban.
Robert M. Eury was born in Louisville, Kentucky. He is the steward for Houston's redevelopment and revitalization. For 26 years he served as President of Central Houston, Inc. and worked on many projects on community planning in Houston and the...
Architecture, Domestic--Design and plans ; Dwellings
Roof plan for a residence. Scale of plan is 1/8 inch to 1 foot. Includes: Reflected Ceiling Plan @ Parking & Drive. Scale of plan is 1/4 inch to 1 foot. -- 1. Reflected Clg. Plan @ Corner. Scale of plan is 3 inches to 1 foot. -- 2. Expansion Joint...
Contains short essays on Houston public school buildings, detailing the personal lives of the people they are named after, the buildings' funding and beginnings, the buildings' locations, and highlights of the schools.
Dwellings ; Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans
Second floor plan for the Kempner residence. Scale is 1/4 inch to 1 foot. Includes: Door Schedule. -- Wood Solid Core Flush Door. -- Wood Solid Core Flush B'R w/Grill. -- Cypress by Owner. -- 1/4" Fol. Plats Gl. in Wood Frame. -- Wood Solid Copie...