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    • Wilson, Welcome

    • Wilson, Welcome; Businessmen -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews
      Houston (Tex.) -- History -- Anecdotes; Businessmen -- Texas -- Houston -- Biography; Oral histories
    • Businessmen Welcome Wilson has served as Assistant Director of Civil Defense for the city of Houston; assistant to former Mayor Roy Hofheinz; State Director for the Defense Mobilization headquarters in Denton, Texas; and real estate and financial...
    • Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • 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
    • Webb County Courthouse: Sketch

    • Architecture--Design and plans ;
      Courthouses ;
      Municipal buildings ;
      Civic centers
    • Sketch of Webb County Courthouse square and surrounding streets.
    • MSS0178 Howard Barnstone Papers, 1961-1987
    • Webb County Courthouse: Sketch

    • Architecture--Design and plans ;
      Courthouses ;
      Municipal buildings ;
      Civic centers
    • Sketch of Webb County Courthouse building and surrounding streets and structures.
    • MSS0178 Howard Barnstone Papers, 1961-1987
    • Webb County Courthouse: Perspective

    • Architecture--Design and plans ;
      Courthouses ;
      Municipal buildings ;
      Civic centers
    • Rendering of Webb County Courthouse and surrounding buildings and streets.
    • MSS0178 Howard Barnstone Papers, 1961-1987
    • Dick Dowling CANNON'S ROAR February 1979

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    • Schedule for February meeting: Jack Carswell will speak and a film will be shown about Walter Williams, the last confederate veteran
    • RG1020 United Confederate Veterans Dick Dowling Chapter Collection
    • Texas and Pacific Railway and connections

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    • Shows railroad lines in Texas and parts of surrounding states. Texas & Pacific Railway is shown in red. Title from printed inscription. Includes major cities and topographical details.
    • Maps Collection
    • Taylor, Marvin

    • Taylor, Marvin, 1925-.; Community activists -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews; Houston (Tex.) -- Race relations; Houston (Tex.) -- History -- Anecdotes; Herman Park (Houston, Tex.); Oral histories
    • Marvin Taylor, a long time resident of Houston, talks about his involvement in the establishment of a jogging trail and improvements to Hermann Park, Houston.
    • Houston Oral History Project : a great city voices its past.
    • Spindle Top Fire

    • Oil Industry
    • Men surrounding a fire at the Spindle Top oil field.
    • MSS0114 HMRC Photo Collection
    • Rice Insitute

    • Maresh files
    • These papers describe the history of the Rice Institute from the new foundation and endowment for education to the departments on campus in the 1920s. The Rice Institute later became Rice University.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Maresh WPA Files, MSS1470
    • Progressive Houston, vol. ii, no. 9, January, 1911

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    • Ship Channel bond election results - Historical Sketch ; Tonnage on the Ship Channel ; Millions being invested in new buildings ; Citrus fruits take gold and silver prizes ; Texas Frisco headquarters remove to Houston ; Official statistics of...
    • Texas Room Periodicals
    • Panoramic View of Hermann Park & Houston Skyline

    • Streets ; Parks
    • Bird's-eye-view of Hermann Park and the surrounding area. Cars can be seen driving in the street. Sam Houston monument and the Reflecting Pool at Hermann Park can be seen as well. Hermann Hospital can be seen in the distance to the right.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187

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