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Content Policy


Some of the digital content on this site may contain negative, inappropriate, or offensive connotations reflective of a culture or language of a period or place in our past. These materials are presented as part of the historical record, and do not reflect the official position of the Houston Public Library or the City of Houston.


 In addition, certain content may contain actions, words, or images of a graphic nature that may be considered obscene or emotionally disturbing. This material may not be suitable for all ages. Please view it with discretion.


The Houston Public Library strives to provide context for these items through descriptive records, and where possible, may attach statements to the digitized object that provide a warning about potentially sensitive content.