F. W. Woolworth Co. Store, 613 - 19 Main St., Houston, TX. People crossing street and crowded in front of store. Policeman directing heavy traffic at intersection. Grant Building at right edge of photograph.
Cityscape: Houston skyline and intersection of Fannin and Preston Streets, taken from top of a building: Republic Building, 1016-20 Main St; Citizens State Bank, 400-02 Main St.;Scanlan Bldg, 402 Main St.; Foley Bros Dry Goods Store, 1010-16 Main;...
Jamail, Joseph D., 1925- ;
Lawyers -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews; Lawyers -- Texas -- Houston -- Biography; Houston (Tex.) -- History -- Anecdotes; Oral histories
Joseph "Joe" Jamail talks about growing up in Houston in the 1930s and his career as one of the top lawyers in America. He is considered one of the wealthiest lawyers in the nation and is often referred to as the King of Torts. Joe has given...
Wong, Martha, 1939-;
Texas--Politics and government;
Houston (Tex.)--Politics and government;
Asian Americans--Social conditions--Texas--Houston;
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...
This folder contains documents related to the city of Orange, Texas. Included in the contents is a history of the city and information about local industry, government, clubs, schools, and points of interest.