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Weber-Staub-Briscoe architectural ironwork collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 586
Overview This collection includes pattern boards (design molds) and metal castings of architectural details such as stair rails, fencing, and other metalwork ornaments manufactured by Weber Iron & Wire Company from the 1930's to the 1990's. Some were designed by architects John F. Staub and Birdsall P. Briscoe. The collection also includes photographs, architectural drawings, reference books, and tools used in the manufacturing process, along with invoices from the company from 1933 to 1987.
Dates: 1909 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1990

Weinstein Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 857
Overview The Weinstein Family papers showcase Irving and Lily Weinstein, and their ties to the broader Houston Jewish community. Irving’s service in World War II and Lily’s civic engagement with both San Jacinto High School and Congregation Beth Israel are preserved in the letters they exchanged while Irving was overseas. Featuring photographs, news clippings, and a plethora of military correspondence and documentation, the Weinstein Family papers offer insight into a century of Jewish History.
Dates: 1912 - 2012

Westheimer/Simon Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 876
Overview The Westheimer/Simon family papers span several generations of the family living in Houston, and making their mark on the Houston Jewish community. With a variety of materials ranging from correspondence to photographs, sermons to yearbooks, the Westheimer/Simon family papers are a rich trove for any researcher interested in the history of one of Houston’s more influential families.
Dates: 1920 - 2012

W.G. Jameson letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS 197
Overview A letter between two medical doctors in Galveston, Texas, regarding an unnamed patient’s medical condition, 1905.
Dates: 1905

Wheatfield and St. Elmo's Fire collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 645
Overview This collection consists of correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, schedules, and other items chronicling the musical history of Wheatfield and St. Elmo's Fire.
Dates: 1970-2014

Wilfred S. Dowden "Letters of Thomas Moore" typescript

 Collection
Identifier: MS 349
Overview The contents of the typescript are the letters of Thomas Moore 1779-1852, edited by Dr. Dowden. The book entitled The Letters of Thomas Moore is catalogued PR 5056 .A58.
Dates: 1964

William Addison McElroy family collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 428
Overview Family records of the McElroy family of Houston, Texas.
Dates: 1877-1994, bulk 1900-1945

William Allen Haynes papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 268
Abstract: Over one half of the collection documents cattle ranching, oil prospecting, and banking in Texas, as well as personal and family life during the Great Depression. The William Allen Haynes collection offers a view of living conditions of a prosperous Central Texas rancher and entrepreneur as well as providing information on conditions in Texas in the first part of the 19th century.
Dates: 1901 - 1953

William B. Tragsdorf, Sr. Panama Canal Zone photographs and scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS 067
Overview This collection consists of photographs and printed materials concerning the Panama Canal and the Isthmus of Panama, collected by William E. Tragsdorf, an early U.S. civil service employee stationed at the Isthmus of Panama. Dates of materials range from 1905-1934, bulk 1905-1906.
Dates: 1905-1934; Majority of material found within 1905 - 1906

William "Bill" Camfield academic papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 444
Overview The collection contains class lecture notes and research materials on art, artists, and theory from Dr. Camfield's time as a professor at Rice University from the 1960s to 2000s.
Dates: 1960s-2000s

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Universities and colleges 444
photographs 303
correspondence 277
letters (correspondence) 273
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Social life and customs 134
Jews and Jewish life 119
Education 113
Women 103
minutes (administrative records) 99
programs (documents) 98
reports 93
Business 89
Music 83
Rice University 79
Politics and government 71
Rice University -- History 70
Military 69
memorabilia 62
scrapbooks 61
American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865) 58
Art 57
financial records 54
Architecture 51
Literature 51
Texas -- Houston 51
Authors 49
Religion 48
videotapes 47
audiotapes 46
newsletters 43
United States 41
awards 41
typescripts 41
World War (1939-1945) 40
Asian Americans 39
certificates 39
diaries 39
African Americans 38
Folk music -- Texas -- Houston 38
manuscripts (document genre) 37
directories 36
documents 36
Folk music 35
Texas 35
publications 33
speeches 33
Folk-rock music 32
books 32
invitations 32
War 31
oral histories (literary works) 30
personal correspondence 30
College students -- Texas 29
Texas -- History, Local. 28
legal documents 28
black-and-white photographs 26
lecture notes 26
memorandums 26
Health care and medicine 25
Maps 25
Sports 23
architectural drawings (visual works) 23
slides (photographs) 23
Slavery 21
Universities and colleges -- Administration 21
articles 21
Faculty 20
Law and legislation 20
World War (1914-1918) 20
Emigration and immigration 19
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Theater 19
Transportation 19
genealogies (histories) 18
pamphlets 18
posters 18
Newspapers -- Sections, columns, etc 17
Petroleum industry and trade 17
calendars 17
compact discs 17
Houston (Tex.) -- History. 16
Architecture -- Texas -- Houston -- 20th century 15
LGBTQ people 15
journals (accounts) 15
newspapers 15
transcripts 15
Newspapers 14
Oil and gas 14
Poetry 14
military records 14
Architects -- Texas 13
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College teachers 13
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Rice University 228
Rice University. 37
Unknown 31
Huxley, Julian 13
Levy, Vicki Samuels 9
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Rice University -- history. 7
Furman, Joshua, Dr. 6
Rice University--residential college system 6
Rice University. Office of the President 6
Baker, James Addison 5
Congregation Beth Yeshurun (Houston, Tex) 5
Davidson, Chandler 5
Davis, Jefferson 5
Rice, William Marsh 5
United Orthodox Synagogues of Houston (Houston, Tex.) 5
Congregation Adath Yeshurun (Houston, Tex.) 4
Congregation Beth Israel (Houston, Tex.) 4
Hackerman, Norman 4
Hobby, Oveta Culp, 1905-1995 4
Huxley, Julian, 1887-1975 4
Pitzer, Kenneth S. (Kenneth Sanborn) 4
Van Zandt, Townes 4
Aulbach, Louis 3
Auston, David 3
Autry family 3
B'nai B'rith Youth Organization 3
Baker, James Addison, 1930- 3
Brown, George R., 1898-1983 3
Chen, E. C. M. (Edward C. M.) 3
Cohen, George S. 3
Confederate States of America. Army 3
Congregation Brith Shalom. (Bellaire, Tex) 3
Fondren Library 3
Gruber, Ira D., Dr. 3
House, Edward Mandell 3
Houston, Sam 3
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863 3
Houston, W. V. (William Vermillion) 3
Huxley, Juliette, 1896-1994 3
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 3
Jones, Jesse H. (Jesse Holman) 3
Long, Elizabeth 3
Lovett, Mary Ellen Hale 3
Matthews, Kathleen S. 3
Rice University--residential college system. 3
Rice University. "R" Association 3
Richards, Ann, 1933-2006 3
Riedel, Brian 3
Smalley, Richard E. 3
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 3
Wilson, Woodrow 3
Adams, John A. S. (John Allan Stewart), 1926- 2
Alley Theatre (Houston, Tex.) 2
Baker & Botts 2
Baker & Botts. 2
Baker College (Rice University) 2
Baker, Rowena Crawford 2
Baker, Walter Browne, Jr., 1925-1994 2
Bedford, Sybille, 1911-2006 2
Bentsen, Lloyd 2
Bethje, Eliza 2
Black, William 2
Bourgeois, Andre 2
Brotzen, Franz R. 2
Brown & Root, Inc. 2
Brown family 2
Brown, Alice Pratt 2
Brown, Herman,1892-1962 2
Brown, Margarett Root 2
Burnand, F. C. (Francis Cowley), 1836-1917 2
Burrus, C. S. (C. Sidney) 2
Caine, Hall, Sir 2
Camfield, William A. 2
Cannady, William 2
Castaneda, Christopher James 2
Castaneda, James A. 2
Catholic Church 2
Chen, Edward Kin Tung 2
Clark, Kenneth, 1903-1983 2
Cohen, Esther 2
Cohen, Henry, Rabbi 2
Congregation Adath Emeth (Houston, Tex.) 2
Congregation Emanu El (Houston, Tex.) 2
Congregation Shearith Israel (Wharton, Tex) 2
Cruikshank, George 2
Cullum, George W. (George Washington) 2
Davies, Joseph Ilott 2
Davis, Varina Howell 2
DePelchin Children's Center 2
Denn, Meyer 2
Dessler, Alexander J. 2
Dickens, Charles 2
Doughtie, Edward 2
Dufour, Reginald J. 2
Dugger, Ronnie 2
Duval, Denise 2
Eaton, Cyrus Stephen, 1883-1979 2
Eskowitz, Sheryl 2
Fannin, James Walker, 1806?-1836 2
Ferguson, Miriam Amanda 2
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