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Betsy Schreiber Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0796
Abstract

The collection includes correspondence, certificates, invitations, photographs, booklets, memorabilia and realia that documents Betsy Schreiber's family from 1897 to 1996.

Dates: 1897 - 1996

Betty Fong Chinese-American family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0851
Abstract

The collection contains family photos of the Gor, Chow, and Fong families, with 2 pages of biographical information.

Dates: 1931 - 1976

Bringhurst-Burke Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0644
Abstract

This collection offers a glimpse into early Houston through cartes de viste-photographs of mid-19th century Houstonians, letters, documents, books and diary and journal, as well as the research conducted on many early families.

Dates: 1860 - 1942

C. A. Dwyer collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0248
Abstract:

Seven items ranging in date from 1854 to 1882, consisting of six deeds and one anonymous Resolution against polygamy; the deeds primarily concern property transactions in and around San Antonio, Texas, and the Resolution was drafted for a public meeting against polygamy held February 22, 1882.

Dates: 1854 - 1882

Cal Dean Hill, Jr. and Virginia Lee Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0890
Abstract

This collection mainly contains Cal Dean Hill, Jr., Virginia Lee Smith, and their son Howard Hill documenting their time at Rice University.

Dates: 1941 - 1978

Captain James A. Baker of Houston, 1857-1941 biography research materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0609
Abstract

The collections contains extensive research files on James A. Baker and his family, including biographical, genealogical and law firm, recollections of family members and friends, correspondence and newsclips, as well as numerous photographs of family members, houses and family events. This material was gathered in 2011-2012 by Kate Kirkland in preparation for the publication of her biography of Baker, published in 2012.

Dates: 2011 - 2022

Card G. Elliott, Jr. Family collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0249
Abstract

Letters, diaries, scrapbooks, and notebooks belonging to various members of the Elliott family, dating from 1830-1951. The majority of the collection's letters are from the early 20th-century, though some date from the U.S. Civil War (describing life in Mississippi). Other materials describe farm life in Kansas, railroad business, attendance at Rice Institute, and the family life of the Elliotts.

Dates: 1830 - 1951

Carl Cunningham papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0888
Abstract

The collection consists mainly of programs for which Carl Cunningham wrote commentary. The materials are in good condition, and range in date from 1965 to 2017.

Dates: 1965 - 2017

Chaille Rice Literary Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0202
Abstract

The collection includes a notebook, a scrapbook, photos, newsclippings, minutes, policies, etc. related to the Chaille Rice Literary Society (CRLS). The CRLS was formed in 1950 and disbanded in 1968.

Dates: 1952 - 1968

Chamberlain-Cravens-Cullinan family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0594
Abstract

The collection consists of correspondence, photographs, personal records, genealogy books, memorabilia, audio and visual materials, and ephemera collected by Nancy Cravens Chamberlain and representing the lives of her grandfather, Joseph Stephen Cullinan; her parents, Mary Cullinan and James R. Cravens; and herself and her siblings.

Dates: 1900 - 2010

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Anderson, Benjamin M. 1
Anderson, Clayton & Co 1
Austin, Sarah 1
Autrey, Lynette Schneider 1
Autry family 1
Autry, Herbert 1
B'nai B'rith. Herzl Lodge No. 608 1
Baker College (Rice University) 1
Beer Bike cycling event 1
Bell Family 1
Bell, Henrietta 1
Bell, Marian 1
Bellaire Historical Society (Texas) 1
Berger, Samuel 1
Berlet, Sarah Groce 1
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Borger, Jules H. 1
Brotzen, Franz R. 1
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Brown, Russell 1
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Campbell family 1
Campbell, John 1
Chaille Rice Literary Society 1
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Chan,Thelma and Tim 1
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Chinese American Citizens Alliance 1
Chinese Baptist Church (Houston, Tex.) 1
Cohen, Esther 1
Cohen, George S. 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Brigade 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Infantry Regiment, 4th 1
Congregation Beth Israel (Houston, Tex.) 1
Congregation Beth Yeshurun (Houston, Tex) 1
Craw, Addilene Elizabeth 1
Craw, Elizabeth 1
Crawford, F. Marion (Francis Marion) 1
Croft, Steven M. 1
Cruikshank, Eliza (Mrs. George), 1807-1849 1
Cruikshank, George 1
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 1
Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811 1
Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856 1
Cullinan, J. S. (Joseph Stephen) 1
Cunningham, Carl 1
Davidson, Chandler 1
DePelchin Children's Center 1
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 1
Donato, Katherine 1
Downes, Myron 1
Dwyer, C.A. 1
Eaton, George 1
Eisenlohr, Otto, -1988 1
Elliott family 1
Elliott, Card G. 1
Elliott, Mary Alice 1
Elliott, Mary Malone 1
Emerson, Michael 1
Eskowitz, Sheryl 1
Evans, Samuel 1
Fenberg, Steven 1
Fondren Library 1
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Fondren, Ella F. 1
Fosselman, Mary 1
Freund, Max 1
Gordon, Chad 1
Gough, John Edwin 1
Gracie, Archibald, 1832-1864 1
Groce, Jared Ellison 1
Guinhawa, Flor 1
Gunn, Ann 1
Gunn, Morrison 1
Gunn, Wannay Fred 1
Hanszen College (Rice University) 1
Hanszen, Harry Clay 1
Harry Carothers Wiess College (Rice University) 1
Hillel, the Foundation for Jewish Campus Life 1
Hobby, William Pettus, Jr. "Bill" 1
Holloway, Edward Leroy 1
Holloway, Naomi Marguerite Guion (Petie) 1
Hope, Bob 1
Houston Area Rainbow Collective 1
Huffington, John, Jr. 1
Huffington, Phyllis Gough 1
Huffington, Susanna Coulbourn 1
Huffington, William, Sr. 1
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