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    • 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 : a great city voices its past.
    • 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
    • Glassell, Alfred

    • Glassell, Alfred C. (Alfred Curry), 1914-2008; Gas industry--Texas--Houston; Businessmen--Texas--Houston--Interviews; Businessmen--Texas--Houston--Biography; Houston (Tex.)--History--Anecdotes; Oral histories
    • Alfred Glassell, the founder of Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Corp -the first gas transmission system from Texas to New York- and founder of the Glassell School of Art, talks about his life in the military during World War II, and his...
    • Mayor Bill White Collection; Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • Letter from Julia Ideson to Ima Hogg, August, 1941

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    • Letter from Houston Public Library librarian Julia Ideson to Miss Ima Hogg, thanking Miss Hogg for her donation of a letter to Texas Governor James Stephen Hogg from Porfirio Diaz, President of Mexico. Governor Hogg was Miss Hogg's father.
    • MSS0113 Old Vault Collection
    • Journey Through Texas

    • Maresh files
    • Contains an excerpt from Frederick Olmstead's "A Journey Through Texas", which describes his travel by horseback through the state. Also includes an excerpt from "Diary & Letters of Josiah Gregg", which describes Gregg's experiences in the Houston...
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Maresh WPA Files, MSS1470
    • John E. Green House

    • houses ; homes
    • Postcard depicting the exterior of the John E. Green House.
    • Architectural Vertical Files, Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library
    • John E. Green House and gardens

    • houses ; homes
    • Postcard depicting the exterior of the John E. Green House.
    • Architectural Vertical Files, Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library
    • Welch, Louie

    • Welch, Louie--Interviews ;
      Mayors--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      City council members--Texas--Houston ;
      Holcombe, Oscar, 1888-1968 ;
      Cutrer, Lewis Wesley ;
      Oral histories
    • In this interview from 1975, Louie Welch discusses his history as a politician in Houston. He began his career as a council member and served under Mayors Oscar Holcombe and Lewis Cutrer. Welch was then elected as Mayor to the City of Houston first...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Residence No. 6116B: Sketch

    • Architecture, Domestic--Design and plans ;
      Dwellings
    • Sketch of a bathroom and dressing room for a residence.
    • MSS0178 Howard Barnstone Papers, 1961-1987
    • Residence No. 6116B: Sketch

    • Architecture, Domestic--Design and plans ;
      Dwellings
    • Sketch of a small area, with a bathroom, dining area, and kitchen.
    • MSS0178 Howard Barnstone Papers, 1961-1987
    • Residence No. 6116B: Sketch

    • Architecture, Domestic--Design and plans ;
      Dwellings
    • Sketch of a small area, with a dining area, utility closet and kitchen.
    • MSS0178 Howard Barnstone Papers, 1961-1987
    • Residence No. 6116B: Sketch

    • Architecture, Domestic--Design and plans ;
      Dwellings
    • Sketch for a residence.
    • MSS0178 Howard Barnstone Papers, 1961-1987
    • Fitzpatrick, Bettye

    • Fitzpatrick, Bettye; Actresses -- Texas --Houston -- Interviews; Theater -- Texas --Houston; Alley Theatre (Houston, Tex.) --History; Vance, Nina, 1914-1980; Oral histories
    • In 2008 Bettye Fitzpatrick celebrated her 52nd year with the Alley Theater as a company member. Throughout her impressive career she has played numerous roles. In this interview she talks about her life as stage manager and actress; the theater...
    • The Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.

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