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    • Building demolition

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    • Building demolition
    • MSS0157 Houston Photographic Collection
    • Washington, Romanuel

    • Washington, Romanuel--Interviews ;
    • Houston's first African American licensed chiropractor discusses his life, education, and family practice.
    • Gregory School Oral Histories
    • Orris D. Brown Film Collection, Reel 2

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    • Along the Footprints which Lead to Glory: Opening title card and a shot of the cover of the book The Raven, a Biography of Sam Houston, by Marquis James. Inside cover signed by Orris, Christmas 1935. Text reads (in order): "Texas Centennial...
    • MSS0292 Orris D. Brown Film Collection
    • Orris D. Brown Film Collection, Reel 1

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    • Centennial Exposition Gets Under Way: Scenes from the Exposition Grounds showing the architecture, grounds, statues and fountains. Text reads (in order): "Dallas, Texas - Centennial Exposition Gets Under Way" -- Fighting dinosaurs: Footage of...
    • MSS0292 Orris D. Brown Film Collection
    • Public buildings in Velasco

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    • View of Brazos River Channel and Dock Company, Texan Land and Immigration Company, and Velasco Terminal Railway Company building. Some other office buildings can be seen in the background. Sign on the office building reads: Brazos River Channel &...
    • MSS0717 Views in Texas 1895-1896
    • Orris D. Brown Film Collection, Reel 8

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    • Opening Titles: Text reads (in order): "A Vacation Junket, June 1939. In Two Parts. Photographed by Orris D. Brown. Done in a hop, skip and jump. Nashville Tenn." -- Replica of Parthenon: Footage of the exterior of the Parthenon building in...
    • MSS0292 Orris D. Brown Film Collection
    • Front of new street car with motorman

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    • Front of new street car with motorman. Banner on front reads: "Please step inside and look me over. I am one of your 15 new Houston street cars. I cost $13,000."
    • MSS0114 HMRC Photo Collection
    • Orris D. Brown Film Collection, Reel 3

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    • Groundbreaking: Mr. Jesse Jones and Colonel Andrew Jackson Houston at the groundbreaking ceremony of the San Jacinto Memorial. A military band performs for the group of spectators. Mr. Jones and others make speeches that are broadcast by station...
    • MSS0292 Orris D. Brown Film Collection
    • Pump at train station

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    • Train car in the background reads, "The Super Chief California."
    • MSS0156 Roos Photographic Collection
    • Looscan Neighborhood Library

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    • Looscan Neighborhood Library designed by Harvin C. Moore and opened on March 6, 1956. A marble dedication plaque on the building reads: "In recognition of her influence in advancing the cause of a library free and open to all, this branch. of the...
    • MSS0155 Paul Hester Collection
    • Daughters of Penelope In Front of City Hall

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    • Group portrait of the Daughters of Penelope on the steps of City Hall. The banner reads: Daughters of Penelope Auxiliary No. 54.
    • MSS0199 Greek Community Collection
    • Monoprakton Drama

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    • Group portrait of case for one-act play. Banner in the back reads: "Alexander the Great Chapter AHEPA"
    • MSS0199 Greek Community Collection
    • Crain Houses

    • Photography, Panoramic
    • Row of new identical houses set in pine trees and surrounded by fence. Dirt street in front of homes. Sign in foreground reads, Crain Houses. E. L. Crain Lumber & Mfg. Co. Alternate view of MSS0100-1323
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter/Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Camp Logan Addition

    • Photography, Panoramic
    • Panoramic view of Camp Logan Addition, approximately 6100 Washington Avenue, with scattered small buildings and a more established neighborhood visible on the left side. Sign next to building in foreground reads CAMP LOGAN ADDITION Lots $600.00 to...
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter/Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Invitation to No-Tsu-Oh

    • Buildings ; Boats ; Parades ; No-Tsu-Oh ; People ; Parks ; Cityscape ; Work ; Animals ; Streets ; Events ; Racing
    • A postcard set invitation to Houston's No-Tsu-Oh event. Individual item titles include: City Hall, Houston, Texas ; Houston's Pleasure Craft ; Float ; Business Blocks ; Ceremonial Session ; Sam Houston Park ; The King's Float ; Texas University...
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • People sitting in three automobiles, two of which are decorated

    • Parades ; Floats ; Unions, musicians
    • People sitting in three automobile. Sign on center car, which holds a harp, reads: "Musicians Local No.65." Other two cars decorated to make them look like floats. None of the people in automobiles identified.
    • MSS0100 Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection

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