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    • "The Spirit of the Confederacy"

    • "The Spirit of the Confederacy" statue at the City Park in Houston, Texas.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Aerial view of Hermann Park sunken gardens

    • Aerial view of Hermann Park sunken gardens, with Sam Houston statue at the bottom and the Reflecting Pool in the center.
    • MSS0334 J. Milton Lawless Collection
    • Alessandra, Dorothy and Rose Radoff Frenkil

    • Alessandra, Dorothy--Interviews ;
      Galveston (Tex.) ;
      Jews--Social life and customs ;
      Immigrants--Russia ;
      Oral histories
    • Dorothy Alessandra was born in Galveston, Texas to parents who emigrated from Russia in the late 1800s. In this interview Mrs. Alessandra reminisces about family life and bygone days in Galveston. She also discusses what it was like to be Jewish in...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Bedroom, madonna on chest with chair at 918 Bagby, Houston, Texas.

    • Intricate woodwork can be seen on the headboard and the dresser. There is a mirror on top of the dresser. A statue of Mary is on the dresser., and a beautiful painting on the wall.
    • MSS0248 Domestic Architecture of Harris Co. 1824-1914 / Junior League Collection
    • Blaffer-Owen, Jane

    • Blaffer-Owen, Jane ;
      Philanthropists--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Houston (Tex.)--Social life and customs ;
      Houston (Tex.)--History--Anecdotes ;
      Oral histories
    • Philanthropist and social activist Jane Blaffer talks about the social life in Houston during the first half of the 20th century. Blaffer talks about the philanthropic contributions of her family as well as people like the Cullens, Imma Hogg, James...
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Castillo, Leonel

    • Castillo, Leonel; Municipal officials and employees -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews; Human rights workers -- Texas -- Houston; Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Houston; Political activists -- Texas -- Houston; Oral histories
    • Leonel Castillo was the first Mexican American elected to citywide office in Houston and the director of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service in Jimmy Carter's cabinet during the 1970’s. Interviewed by Kerry Wince he talks about his work...
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Children's band from First Methodist Episcopal Church

    • People ; Musicians
    • Children's band from First Methodist Episcopal Church, Houston, Texas., standing in front of Sam Houston Statue in Hermann Park. Includes: First Methodist Episcopal Church Children's Band; Hermann Park.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • City Hall

    • Buildings
    • Engraving of City Hall. The Dick Dowling statue is visible in the bottom left corner.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Cramer, Edsel

    • Cramer, Edsel, 1924-2010--Interviews ;
      African American artists--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      African American painters--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Arts--Texas--Houston ;
      Oral histories
    • Edsel Cramer went to High school in Houston, and studied art at the Art Institute in Chicago. He was known for his classically inspired portraits and landscapes. Among his portraits are that of Adelaide de Menil (daughter of John and Dominique),...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Cunningham, Carl

    • Cunningham, Carl--Interviews ;
      Music Critics--Texas-Houston--Interviews ;
      Houston Post ;
      Houston Symphony Orchestra ;
      Houston Grand Opera ;
      Barbirolli, John, 1899-1970 ;
      Oral histories
    • Carl Cunningham moved from San Francisco to Houston in 1966 to work for the Houston Post as a classical music critic. In this interview Mr. Cunningham discusses the changes in musical programming that took place at the Houston Symphony in the 1960s...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • David, Dianne

    • David, Dianne--Interviews ;
      Art museum directors--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Art museums--Texas--Houston ;
      Art dealers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Oral histories
    • Dianne David was born in Corpus Christi and raised in Houston. In 1964, after seeing a need for more art galleries in Houston, she started to open her own art galleries. As a gallery director, she envisioned art galleries as vibrant places,...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Dick Dowling Monument

    • Cityscapes
    • Statue of Dick Dowling in front of Houston City Hall
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Dick Dowling Monument

    • Cityscapes
    • Statue of Dick Dowling in front of Houston City Hall
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Edwards, Arenia

    • Edwards, Arenia--Interviews ;
      African American community organizers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Midwifes--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Volunteers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Public welfare--Texas--Houston ;
    • 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
    • Woman's Viewpoint, Volume 2

    • periodicals
    • Contains issues v. 2 n. 1 through v. 2 n. 2 of The Woman's Viewpoint, published in 1924.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center - Texas Room Periodicals


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