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    • 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
    • Houston, looking south, 1891

    • City of Houston
    • Shows aerial view of Houston, looking south, including city blocks, waterways, and vegetation. Includes labeled drawings of notable buildings, and landmark and church directories beneath map. Title from printed inscription.
    • Maps Collection
    • Progressive Houston, vol. ii, no. 4, August, 1910

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    • Manchester and Houston Waterways ; Canal construction and progress ; The preliminary steps ; The environing cost ; American cargoes ; Private corporation improvements ; Total millions of cost ; First steamer from America
    • Texas Room Adult Reference - Valuable
    • Bayou Scene Foot of Main St.

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    • RECTO: Colorized image of boats on Buffalo Bayou. Caption reads: ""Bayou Scene Foot of Main St. Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Blank
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    • U.S. Revenue Cutter Windom

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    • RECTO: Black and white image of one boat, one ship, and the U.S. Revenue Cutter Windom in the Turning Basin. Handwritten caption: ""U.S. Revenue Cutter 'Windom' entering Turning Basin in Houston Ship Channel"" Handwritten at the top: ""12632""....
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    • Landing at San Jacinto Battle Ground

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    • RECTO: Colorized image of the boat landing at the San Jacinto Battleground. Caption reads: ""Landing at San Jacinto Battle Ground, Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Vertically handwritten: ""Rec'd Mamy's letter, and expect you all to-morrow night. Papa went...
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    • Sterling Mansion construction

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    • Black and white photograph of west entrance of the Sterling Mansion (in La Porte, TX at Morgan's Point) while it was under construction, which was completed in 1927.
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    • San Jacinto Battlefield

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    • Black and white photograph of waterway with boats, people waiting in a covered area on the bank of the waterway, and there are people walking in the field next to the water. Caption reads, ""San Jacinto Battlefield April 21, 1910 #74 Copyright F.J....
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    • Santa Anna Farm and Ship Channel, May 1916

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    • Black and white photograph of four people in a canoe in the Ship Channel. A house can be seen in the background, possibly Santa Anna Farm, according to the caption, which reads, ""Schlueter Houston. Santa Anna Farm & Ship Channel May 1916.""
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    • Landing of the Nicholaus

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    • Black and white photograph of people gathered for the landing of The Nicholaus. Caption on the photo reads: ""Copyright 1920 by Schlueter Houston, Tex.""
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    • Nicholaus of Galveston

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    • Black and white photograph of the Nicholaus of Galveston. Caption on the photograph reads, ""Schlueter Houston. 9/11/15.""
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    • Progressive Houston, vol. ii, no. 2, May, 1910.

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    • Circluar for deep water bonds ; City brick making ; Has grown forty-eight times greater ; The Rice Institute ; The Ship Channel as a money maker ; The interurban railway progressing ; Water Department doings and the cost ; A driveway to cover a...
    • Texas Room Adult Reference - Valuable
    • Cars and Ship

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    • People with cars watching a ship in the Channel.
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