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letters (correspondence)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 272 Collections and/or Records:

Glenda Joe / Houston Asian American community advocacy and festival arts records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 667
Overview Records documenting the activities of Glenda Joe with the Houston Asian American Festival Association, as well as with community advocacy issues concerning the Asian American communities in Houston, circa 1980-2015.
Dates: 1980 - 2015

Gordon Quan papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 618
Overview This collection consists of business papers, articles, photographs, and awards created by or about Gordon Quan, immigration lawyer and former Houston City Council member. Also included are articles and items about the Houston community in general and the Houston Asian American community specifically.
Dates: 1982-2012

Greek Committee Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS 133
Overview The correspondence includes letters and post cards from noted liberals of the period in Great Britain. Most are written to the Secretary of the Committee, Lewis Sergeant.
Dates: 1879 - 1897

Greenfield Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 860
Overview The collection consists of one box containing nine letters in Yiddish from Morris Greenfield to his future wife, Bessie Peters (Polycov), in 1915 and one large family photograph with three generation of Greenfields from 1918.
Dates: 1915 - 1918

W. Wortmann / Robert Schumann collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 637
Overview The central item in this collection is a remarkable contemporary manuscript report of Robert Schumann's conducting at Dusseldorf, written by W. Wortmann, deputy mayor of Düsseldorf and a leading member of the administration of the Allgemeiner Musikverein (of whose orchestra and chorus Schumann had been appointed director in 1850).
Dates: 1853-1939 (bulk 1853)

Hank Hudspeth papers regarding Rice University

 Collection
Identifier: MS 597
Overview Letters, meeting minutes, notes and news articles relating to the administration of Rice University, 1969-1993.
Dates: 1969 - 1993

Herbert H. Fletcher letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS 175
Overview This collection contains two letters, one an invitation from Fletcher (then President of the Bell County Historical Society) to S. Walker (one-time city editor of the New York Herald-Tribune) to a Historical Society meeting; the other a rather humorous response from Walker.
Dates: 1958

Herbert Allen business and personal papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 519
Overview The Herbert Allen papers include personal holdings, including biographical information, honors and awards, and personal correspondence. In addition papers dealing with his professional activities and patents are included, as are those dealing with his involvement with Rice University. Allen was an inventor and mechanical engineer who graduated from Rice Institute in 1929 where he later served on the Board of Governors and as Chairman of the Board of Trustees.
Dates: 1938 - 2014

Herman and Margarett Root Brown Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 697
Overview The collection consists of a range of keepsakes memorializing the lives of Herman and Margarett Root Brown and their family. The oldest in time are the high school senior class yearbook of Herman Brown and a framed loan document bearing his signature. There are many photographs, both formal portraits and small snapshots as well as intermediate size pictures. Among the people featured in addition to Herman, Margarett, and their children are the mother and sisters of Herman and George Brown,...
Dates: 1890 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1965

Howard Hughes Letter to William A. Kirkland

 Collection
Identifier: MS 027
Abstract: A letter from Howard Hughes to William A. Kirkland, Board of Trustees, Rice Institute, Dec. 26, 1950, expressing his gratitute for a tribute to engineer Lewis Garfield published by Rice Institute.
Dates: 1950