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Social life and customs

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast
Scope Note: UF: Manners and customs / TARO subject browse term - http://texastaro.pbworks.com/w/file/145522746/TARO%20Control%20Access%20Browse%20Terms.xlsx-54

Found in 135 Collections and/or Records:

William M. Rice family collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 600
Overview The collection consists primarily of business and personal correspondence of three particular descendants of William Marsh Rice and of the spouse of one of them. Also included are a few items from 1929 and 1930 associated with other family members.
Dates: 1880-1941

William P. Hobby Jr. & Diana Poteat Hobby Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 628
Scope and Contents The collection includes Diana P. Hobby's writing and research notes, from the early 1950s to 2014, focused on her study of William Butler Yeats. The bulk of the collection consists of family photographs and slides from the Hobby family's worldwide travels and their frequent visits to Ireland, and to Diana Hobby's family farm in North Carolina, Forest Home, along with their equestiran endeavors and competitions, and their lives and friends in Houston, TX.
Dates: ca. 1950s-2000s

Woman's Building of Houston - Milford House papers, 1894-1976

 Collection
Identifier: MS 388
Overview The collection consists of the membership documents, organizational documents and memorabilia of the Woman's Building of Houston, an organization founded in 1925 that was devoted to the creation of a building that would serve as a cultural and social center for Houston women. After over twenty-five turbulent years of fundraising and patience, the organization saw success when Milford House officially opened in 1953.
Dates: 1894-1976

YWCA at Rice Institute records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 029
Scope and Contents These early records of the Y.W.C.A. at Rice Institute include minutes of meetings, annual reports, newspaper clippings, and play programs.
Dates: 1912 - 1939

Zoroastrian Association of Houston oral history interviews and ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: MS 624
Abstract This is a collection of oral history interviews of members of the Zoroastrian Association of Houston (ZAH), conducted by fellow members of the ZAH.
Dates: 2014 - 2016