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Happy Katz Adath Israel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0889
Abstract

This collection is made up of one box containing legal and financial documents of incorporation for the Adath Israel Congregation and miscellaneous materials from the Adath Israel Congregation, spanning from 1905-1966.

Dates: 1905 - 1966

Harris Masterson, III papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0470
Abstract

The Harris Masterson III papers concentrate mainly on Masterson's business and philanthropic interests. Dates range from 1892- 1980, bulk 1950-1979, and formats include correspondence, photographs, business and legal documents. Personal and family data are also chronicled. Highlights include Masterson's collecting interest in Texana and construction information on the Masterson house, Rienzi.

Dates: 1892-1980, bulk 1950s-1970s

Hobby Family Foundation Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0527
Abstract

The Hobby Family Foundation is a non-profit organization organized in 1940 and located in Houston, Texas. The Hobby Foundation Records include information covering legal correspondences between the Hobby family, the Hobby Foundation, and the Houston Post Company, foundation corporate minute books (which comprise most of the collection), and financial records.

Dates: 1945-1983; Majority of material found within 1946 - 1968

James Lockhart Autry Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0003
Abstract Business papers, correspondence, photographs and memorabilia related to the James Lockhart Autry family of Texas (1875-present) and of North Carolina (1832), Tennessee (1824-1840) and Mississippi (1840-1875) show the life style of a family who moved into Texas and played an important role in developing both the social and economic framework of Houston. Among the business papers are correspondence and legal briefs from the terms Autry served as general counsel to the Texas Company, president...
Dates: 1832 - 1998

John Campbell personal papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0329
Scope and Contents The John Campbell papers comprise two Hollinger boxes of documents and one of letters.The box containing letters is divided into four categories: (1) letters from Anson Jones to John Campbell, 1845-1850; (2) letters either to or from James Campbell, 1833-1863; (3) a folder containing letters exchanged within the Campbell family, 1832-1906; and (4) three folders containing letters either to or from John Campbell, written to or received from correspondents outside the family...
Dates: 1820 - 1906

John D. Kirkland Baker Botts public records of corporations & memorabilia, 1959-1981

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0634
Scope and Contents

The John D. Kirkland Baker Botts public records of corporations & memorabilia contains bound volumes of business records and memorabilia.

Dates: 1959 - 1981

John William Hutcheson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0037
Abstract

The John W. Hutcheson papers include correspondence to and from Texas attorney and soldier Hutcheson before and during the U.S. Civil War, a text of a speech on immigration (1852), documents relating to the Masonic Order, a license to practice law in Texas, and several newspaper issues (1862, 1863, 1898, 1903) describing Hutcheson's life and his military career with the 4th Texas Regiment.

Dates: 1852 - 1903; Majority of material found within 1852 - 1862

J.W. Parker papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0327
Abstract:

This collection contains legal documents, correspondence, and memoranda/research notes compiled by J.W. Parker, a lawyer from Taylor, Texas. The documents relate to the case of Charles W. Avery vs. Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway Co., a case in which Parker represented Avery.

Dates: 1898 - 1914

Loeb Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0914
Abstract

This collection consists of two boxes containing Emanuel (Beaumont) programs, news clippings, photographs, certificates, a remembrance card, marriage contract (Ketubah), and legal documents, such as deeds and wills, ranging from 1834 to 1995.

Dates: 1834 - 1995

Lynette S. Autrey papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0051
Abstract:

This collection of materials relates generally to the personal life of Lynette S. Autrey and her family. The Autreys were Houston entrepreneurs and philanthropists, contributing significant gifts of land and funds to Rice University, among other institutions, in support of the humanities, social sciences, and business.

Dates: 1913 - 1998; Majority of material found within 1913 - 1978

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Autry, James Lockhart, II 1
Autry, Micajah 1
Baker College (Rice University). 1
Baker, James Addison, 1857-1941 1
Baker, James Addison, 1930- 1
Beth Jacob Congregation (Houston, Tex) 1
Brischetto, Robert R. 1
Britton, Mr. & Mrs. James Lanier 1
Brown, Margarett Root 1
Bullock, Charles S., III 1
Burrus, C. S. (C. Sidney) 1
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Byrd, W. Lee 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, John 1
Castaneda, James A. 1
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Citizens for Better Government (Abilene, Tex.). 1
Cochran, Shelly 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Brigade 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Infantry Regiment, 4th 1
Congregation Adath Emeth (Houston, Tex.) 1
Congregation Adath Israel (Houston, Tex.) 1
Davidson, Chandler 1
Davies, Race D. 1
Doughtie, Andrea 1
Doughtie, Edward 1
Dwyer, C.A. 1
Fidelity Insurance, Trust and Safe Deposit Company 1
Fulton, James Street 1
Greater Houston Civic Council (Houston, Tex.). 1
Groce, Jared Ellison 1
Groce, Leonard Waller 1
Grofman, Bernard 1
Haymes, Jamie 1
Haymes, Robert 1
Hewitt, Gerald J. 1
Hobby, Oveta Culp 1
Hobby, William Pettus 1
Hobby, William Pettus, Jr. "Bill" 1
Howard, Oliver 1
Hutcheson, John William 1
Hutcheson, Laura Baker "Wille" 1
Jones, Anson 1
Jones, Ray 1
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Kile, Barbara 1
Kirkland, John D. (David) 1
Margarett Root Brown College (Rice University) 1
Mattox, Jim 1
McManus, Susan 1
McNeil, Frank 1
Mexico Fuel Oil Company 1
Morris and Turnage. Law Firm. 1
Murray, Richard 1
O'Rourke, Timothy Gerald 1
Palmer, Bruce 1
Parker, J. W. 1
Patent & Trademark Partnership Program 1
Patrick, Albert T. 1
Proler, Freda "Bitsy" 1
Rabinovitz, Francine 1
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Rice University. Office of South Central Intellectual Property Partnership at Rice 1
Rice, William Marsh, 1816-1900 1
Richards, Ann, 1933-2006 1
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Rossinow, Douglas C. 1
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Sawyer, Elise 1
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Texas Land & Abstract Company 1
Texas. President (1844-1847: Jones) 1
United Orthodox Synagogues of Houston (Houston, Tex.) 1
Vera, Alberto 1
Will Rice College (Rice University) 1
Will Rice College (Rice University). 1
Wolfe, Joel 1
Wolfe, Traci 1
de Alvarez, Ellicendo 1
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