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Ehrenkranz / Wertheimer Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0998
Abstract

The collection contains certificates, invitations, programs, news clippings, immigration paperwork, and photographs, which document the lives and activities of the Ehrenkranz / Wertheimer family from 1910 to 1990.

Dates: 1910 - 1986

El Paso Corporation collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0602
Abstract

This collection contains audio/visual materials, publications, and photographs from the years 1920's-2011 related to El Paso Corporation. The El Paso Corporation system included Coastal Corporation, Colorado Interstate Gas, El Paso Natural Gas, Southern Natural Gas, Tennessee Gas Pipeline, and Ruby Pipeline.

Dates: 1920s - 2011

Ella F. Fondren Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0340
Abstract

The collection visually documents Ella Fondren's family members and homes, and describes her lifelong philanthropic efforts toward higher education and health care in the Houston area.

Dates: 1880 - 1976; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1960

Emery-Weiner School collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0731
Abstract

The collection consists of publications for a variety of purposes: student recruitment; fund-raising; periodic reporting, particularly to parents; and recording of community guidelines. Also included are student publications and an I. Weiner School yearbook. There are a few programs from student theater productions. Newsclippings and correspondence are also included.

Dates: 1978 - 2003

Epstein Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0865
Abstract

This collection is made up of one box containing bulletins, certificates, correspondence, event materials, photographs, programs, and scrapbooks from the Epstein Family, spanning from 1939-1999.

Dates: 1891 - 2016

Estate document for Samuel A. Burton

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0087
Abstract

The first page is the legal instrument authorizing public sale of the property of one Samuel A. Burton, deceased. Page two includes a list of enslaved persons including their first names, genders, and ages. It ends with detail of when the sale took place. The second page lists the property that was sold to the highest bidder, one David A. Burton, and its purchase price, $3500.

Dates: 1851

Farfel Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0879
Abstract

The collection consists of twenty four boxes containing correspondence, photographs, awards, news clippings, University of Houston Board of Regents records, contracts, financial documents and business records ranging from the 1920s to the 1980s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1927 - 1988

Floyd Seyward Lear papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0335
Abstract

The papers of medieval historian Dr. Floyd Seyward Lear include correspondence, departmental and university reports and memoranda, teaching materials, research notes, and a variety of memorabilia, including photographs which document his long tenure at Rice University (1925-1975) as well as the history of the University itself.

Dates: 1881 - 1975

Francis Loewenheim papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0461
Abstract

This is a collection of the papers of Francis Loewenheim, who taught history at Rice University from 1940s to 1996. The papers contain family correspondence, class notes, drafts and manuscripts for his writings. There are numerous family photographs and also photographs of musicians and composers. This collection consists of 10 linear feet (10 boxes) covering the years 1948 to 1996.

Dates: 1934-1997

Frank L. Berry, Jr. family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0564
Abstract

The collection documents the history of Frank Lee Berry, Jr. and his family. Included are photographs, correspondence, genealogical information, and family records.

Dates: 1876-2004

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United Orthodox Synagogues of Houston (Houston, Tex.) 3
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Adams, John A. S. (John Allan Stewart), 1926- 2
Aulbach, Louis 2
Auston, David 2
Bourgeois, Andre 2
Brown family 2
Castaneda, Christopher James 2
Confederate States of America. Army 2
Congregation Adath Emeth (Houston, Tex.) 2
Congregation Adath Yeshurun (Houston, Tex.) 2
Congregation Beth Israel (Houston, Tex.) 2
Congregation Shearith Israel (Wharton, Tex) 2
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Hobby, Oveta Culp 2
Hobby, William Pettus 2
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Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 2
Kinsey, James 2
Marvins, Edward 2
Marvins, Libby 2
Matthews, Kathleen S. 2
Methodist Hospital (Houston, Tex.) 2
Moody, John Wyatt 2
Rice University -- history. 2
Rice University. "R" Association 2
Rice University. Department of Architecture 2
Rice University. Department of Geology and Geophysics 2
Rice University. Jefferson Davis Association 2
Rice University. Office of the Provost 2
Rice, William Marsh, 1816-1900 2
Abercrombie, James Smither 1
Abramson, Ida Sue 1
Actor, Lori K. 1
Agricultural Livestock Finance Corporation 1
Alley Theatre (Houston, Tex.) 1
Alter, Fred C. 1
American Association of University Professors 1
American Defense Group 1
American Republics Corporation 1
Americans United for Separation of Church and State 1
Anderson, Clayton & Co 1
Anglican Church in North America 1
Archivists of the Houston Area (AHA!) 1
Armco Steel Corporation 1
Askanase, Hilda (Graham) 1
Askanase, Reuben 1
Attenborough, David 1
Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller) 1
Autry House (Houston, Tex.) 1
Autry family 1
Autry, James Lockhart, 1830-1862 1
Autry, James Lockhart, II 1
Autry, Micajah 1
Avalon, Robert 1
B'nai B'rith Youth Organization 1
B'nai B'rith. Herzl Lodge No. 608 1
Bailey, George M. 1
Baker, James Addison 1
Baker, James Addison, 1857-1941 1
Baker, James Addison, 1930- 1
Barg, David 1
Barg, Irwin M. 1
Bastrop, Baron de, 1759-1827 1
Bean, Gloria 1
Bedford, Sybille, 1911-2006 1
Beer Bike cycling event 1
Belasco, Norman 1
Bellaire Historical Society (Texas) 1
Bentsen, Lloyd 1
Berman family 1
Berman, Morton 1
Berry, Frank Lee (Jr.) 1
Beth Jacob Congregation (Houston, Tex) 1
Bethje, Eliza 1
Bloome, Jarrod D. 1
Boles, John B. 1
Borden, Gail, 1801-1874 1
Boylesve, René 1
Briscoe, Andrew 1
Brood, Sue 1
Brown & Root, Inc. 1
Brown Foundation (Houston, Tex.) 1
Brown Shipbuilding Company, Inc. 1
Brown, Alice Pratt 1
Brown, George R., 1898-1983 1
Brown, Herman,1892-1962 1
Brown, Margarett Root 1
Bryant,, Larry W., 1938-2020 1
Burrus, C. S. (C. Sidney) 1
Burton, Samuel A. 1
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