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    • Wulfe, Ed

    • Wulfe, Ed--Interviews ;
      Real Estate developers--Houston (Tex.)--Interviews ;
      Real Estate business--Houston (Tex.)
    • Ed Wulfe was born in San Antonio. He came to Houston in 1956 and worked at Texaco as an engineer. In this oral history, Wulfe describes what Houston was like during the 1950s and 1960s and some of the restaurants he went to, including the San...
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Woods, Georgia Lee

    • Woods, Georgia Lee--Interviews ; Gregory School (Houston, Tex.)--People--1930-1940 ; African American students--Texas--Houston--History--20th century ; African American teachers and the community ; African American music teachers ; Oral histories
    • Mrs. Georgia Lee Woods discusses being a student at the Gregory School, living in Fourth Ward and being a piano teacher at her music school.
    • Gregory School Oral Histories
    • Wong, Martha

    • Wong, Martha, 1939-; Legislators--Texas--Interviews; Texas--Politics and government; Houston (Tex.)--Politics and government; Asian Americans--Social conditions--Texas--Houston; Oral histories
    • In 1993 Martha Wong was the first Asian American elected to the Houston City Council, and in 2003, she became the first Asian American woman elected to the Texas Legislature. In this interview, Martha answers questions about her career and her life...
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Williams B. Chew house

    • 1206 Fannin Street (Houston, Tex.) ; Zip code: 77002
    • Williams B. Chew house. Featured in the book Houston's forgotten heritage: landscapes, houses, interiors, 1824-1914, by Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton.
    • MSS0114 HMRC Photo Collection
    • William R. Nash house

    • homes ; houses ; gardens
    • The front of the William R. Nash house. Featured in the book Houston's Forgotten Heritage: Landscapes, Houses, Interiors, 1824-1914, by Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton.
    • MSS0248 Domestic Architecture of Harris Co. 1824-1914/Junior League
    • William Henry Palmer house

    • houses
    • William Henry Palmer house. Featured in the book Houston's Forgotten Heritage: Landscapes, Houses, Interiors, 1824-1914, by Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton.
    • MSS0248 Domestic Architecture of Harris Co. 1824-1914/Junior League
    • William Henry Palmer house

    • homes ; houses
    • William Henry Palmer house. Featured in the book Houston's Forgotten Heritage: landscapes, houses, interiors, 1824-1914, by Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton.
    • MSS0248 Domestic Architecture of Harris Co. 1824-1914 / Junior League Collection
    • Will Powars house

    • homes ; houses
    • A view of the Will Powars house, with several people standing on the second floor balcony. Featured in the book Houston's Forgotten Heritage: Landscapes, Houses, Interiors, 1824-1914, by Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton.
    • MSS0248 Domestic Architecture of Harris Co. 1824-1914/Junior League
    • Will Powars house

    • homes ; houses
    • The Will Powars house, with a horse-drawn carriage parked in the front and several people standing on the second floor balcony. Featured in the book Houston's Forgotten Heritage: Landscapes, Houses, Interiors, 1824-1914, by Dorothy Knox Howe...
    • MSS0248 Domestic Architecture of Harris Co. 1824-1914/Junior League
    • Will Powars house

    • homes ; houses
    • The Will Powars house, viewed from the street. Featured in the book Houston's Forgotten Heritage: Landscapes, Houses, and Interiors, 1824-1914, by Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton.
    • MSS0248 Domestic Architecture of Harris Co. 1824-1914/Junior League
    • Will Powars house

    • homes ; houses
    • Another view of the Will Powars house. Featured in the book Houston's Forgotten Heritage: Landscapes, Houses, and Interiors, 1824-1914, by Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton.
    • MSS0248 Domestic Architecture of Harris Co. 1824-1914/Junior League
    • Wilder, Elizabeth

    • Wilder, Elizabeth--Interviews ; Fourth Ward (Houston, Tex.) ; Texas--Houston--History ; Oral histories
    • Born in 1914, Mrs. Wilder discusses life and growing up in Fourth Ward.
    • Gregory School Oral Histories
    • Wiesenthal, Harold

    • Wiesenthal, Harold, 1927-; Businessmen--Texas--Houston--Interviews; Sport clothes industry--Texas--Houston; Golf--Texas--Houston; Oral histories
    • Harold Wiesenthal talks about his golfer's clothing business and the personalities the business has tended to throughout the years.
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Wells, Herbert

    • Wells, Herbert, 1924- ; Designers -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews; Houston (Tex.) -- History -- Anecdotes; Oral histories
    • Designer Herbert Wells talks about the nationally recognized architects he worked with, the local stores he used to shop at, and about some of his most prominent clients.
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Weiner, Freida

    • Weiner, Freida--Interviews ;
      Jewish women ;
      Jewish community centers ;
      Galveston (Tex.) ;
      Oral histories
    • Frieda Wiener was born in Kiev in 1890 and immigrated to Detroit, Michigan around 1911. She came to Houston in 1915 and settled with her family in Galveston in 1921. She speaks about the difficulties of making a living in Galveston’s small Jewish...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Villagomez, Augustin

    • Villagomez, Augustin--Interviews ;
      Mexican Americans--Social conditions--Texas--Houston ;
      Immigrants--Mexico ;
      Oral histories
    • Augustin Villagomez came to Houston in the 1920s. His first job was in the V.A. Hospital, working as an Order for cleaning rooms for 38 cents per hour. After saving some money, he went to Morelia to marry his girlfriend, Anavelia Rivera. They had 3...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • View on Avondale Boulevard

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    • View of houses on Avondale Boulevard, Houston, TX. One automobile in the street.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • UST will update Link-Lee mansion

    • houses ; home
    • Article detailing fundraising for landscaping project at the Link-Lee Mansion.
    • Architectural Vertical Files, Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library

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