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Texas-history. Texas and local history

 Record Group
Identifier: Texas-history
Archival collections documenting Texas and Local Houston-area history.

Found in 297 Collections and/or Records:

Bonner and Howard Families papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 627
Scope and Contents Photographs, correspondence, business records, diaries, scrapbooks and more, documenting the family and business lives of the Bonner and Howard families in Texas in the 20th century.
Dates: 1900-2012

"Boys From Houston" research files

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0686
Overview These research files contain the newspaper clippings, ephemera, and photographs used by Vicki Welch Ayo and William C. DeLaVergne.
Dates: 1963 - 1989

Braes Republican Women's Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0601
Overview Donated by active Republicans Dr. and Mrs. Edward C.M. Chen, these club records show the activities of the Braes Republican Women's Club in Houston, such as meeting minutes and detailed scrapbooks featuring photographs of members and various events. The period of time covered by this material includes Dr. Chen’s term of service as Harris County Republican Party Chair. Dr. and Mrs. Chen both appear in this collection, which was maintained by Mrs. Chen. (3 boxes)
Dates: 1980-2011

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

Bringhurst-Burke Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0644
Overview This collection offers a glimpse into early Houston through cartes de viste-photographs of mid-19th century Houstonians, letters, documents, books and diary and journal, as well as the research conducted on many early families.
Dates: 1860 - 1942

Britton Collection of Early Texas and U.S. Civil War documents

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0009
Abstract: Legal documents and correspondence related to the Jose de Escandon expedition of the Gulf Coast (1765-1766) and the establishment of missions in the Seno Mexicano, and U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction documents, as well as other documents related to Texas and American history.
Dates: 1597-1903

Broadacres and Milroy Place Subdivision development documents

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0371
Overview This collection includes papers relating to the development of the Broadacres subdivision (1923-1926) and the Milroy Place Addition (1924) in Houston, TX. The collection includes various documents such as: legal agreements, newspaper clippings, legal notices, plats, blueprints, and many letters of correspondence.
Dates: 1923 - 1926

Bruce Bryant collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0742
Overview This collection contains news clippings, photographs, audio, video, and memorabilia collected or created by Bruce Bryant.
Dates: 1960s-2010s

Builders: Herman and George R. Brown Book Research Files

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0464
Overview Correspondence, oral histories, notes, newsclippings, reports, published materials, photographs and ephemera in this collection document the family and business lives of Houston entrepreneurs Herman and George R. Brown, providing the basis for author Christopher Castaneda and Joseph Pratt's book, Builders : Herman and George R. Brown
Dates: 1898 - 1989

C. A. Dwyer collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0248
Abstract: Seven items ranging in date from 1854 to 1882, consisting of six deeds and one anonymous Resolution against polygamy; the deeds primarily concern property transactions in and around San Antonio, Texas, and the Resolution was drafted for a public meeting against polygamy held February 22, 1882.
Dates: 1854 - 1882