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06. Arts and Literature

 Record Group
Identifier: 06
Archival collections related to dance, theater, painting, sculpture, literature, and more.

Found in 126 Collections and/or Records:

Comic Art Teaching and Study Workshop (CATS) collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 1049
Abstract

This collection is part of the the Comic Art Teaching and Study Workshop, or CATS, based in the Department of Visual and Dramatic Arts at Rice University. It features original and printed comic art by American, Mexican, Chinese, German, and Japanese artists.

Dates: 1932 - 1990

Brian Huberman video and film collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0910
Content Description

Unedited film and video related to Brian Huberman's documentary projects.

Dates: 1975 - 2010

Carl Cunningham papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0888
Abstract

The collection consists mainly of programs for which Carl Cunningham wrote commentary. The materials are in good condition, and range in date from 1965 to 2017.

Dates: 1965 - 2017

Little Bobby Duncan poster collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0899
Abstract

This collection consists of printed scans and photocopies of posters created by Little Bobby Duncan for the Houston music venue, Rockefeller's.

Dates: 1985 - 1986

Central Houston Business District records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0978
Abstract

This collection includes records from collaborations with downtown entities developing Houston's city workings largely dating from the 1980s to the 2010s. Formats include but are not limited to meeting minutes, correspondence, photographs, financial documents, dvds, and news clippings.

Dates: 1980 - 2003

Karl Swiedack manuscript of play "Ferdinand Raimond," 1860

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0186
Abstract

This collection contains a handwritten manuscript of the play "Ferdinand Raimund."

Dates: 1860

von Ronsperger Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0187
Abstract

This collection is composed of a manuscript book titled “Nur so—kann uns noch geholfen warden!/Humoristischer Lichtbilder – Vortrag zur 35-Jar-Feier der IIIc 1887” written by von Ronsperger and includes several mounted photographs of caricatures. The manuscript is written in German.

Dates: 1922

Anonymous copybook of sermons, fables and letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0224
Abstract

This copybook contains handwritten sermons, fables, and letters. Included are: “A letter concerning a consumption,” “The Ambitious Man punished,” Useful and Amusing Conversations,” Useful and wholesome Reflections,” “Reflections on Voltaire’s Semiramis,” “Reflections on our dying Saviour’s Prayer upon the Cross,” and more.

Dates: 1750 - 1760

Instruction dans l’Arithmetique, arithmetic instruction book

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0227
Abstract

Arithmetic instruction book written in French from the first half of the seventeenth century. It consists of 284 pages written in calligraphy and ornamented with colored drawings. It was probably written for the instruction of a Prince of Orange.

Dates: 1650

Stella Hope Shurtleff manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0237
Abstract

This collection contains the manuscript of a book by Stella Shurtleff called "Art Came to Texas: A Story of the History of Art in Texas". Also included are notes and correspondence regarding the history of art in Texas.

Dates: 1935 - 1936