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Photograph album titled “This Is Your Life Clarease April 1, 1994”

 Item — Box: 2

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection consists of a small amount of correspondence, certificates and diplomas, and an album of large color photographs titled “This Is Your Life Clarease” and dated April 1, 1994. It also contains framed certificates of recognition or proclamation: a recognition resolution from the Council of the District of Columbia (1990), a certificate from the Commonwealth of Kentucky commissioning her a Kentucky Colonel (1991), and a proclamation of Judge Clarease Rankin Yates Day in the City of Houston (Oct. 27, 2005). Additional large items are the certificate proclaiming YWCA Outstanding Women’s Day, on which Judge Yates is listed as one of ten honorees (June 11, 1992); and a Black History Month poster with calendar for 2000, on which Judge Yates is one of four individuals pictured.


  • Creation: 1990 - 2005


Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research.

Stored offsite at the Library Service Center and require 24-hour notice for retrieval. Please contact the Woodson Research Center at 713-348-2586 or for more information.


From the Collection: 1.75 Linear Feet ( (2 boxes, 1 oversize box))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas Repository

Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston Texas 77005 USA