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Charles W. Duncan, Jr. business papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0583
Abstract

The Charles W. Duncan, Jr. business papers include correspondence, speeches and writings, memoranda, minutes, reports, studies, printed matter, photographs, memorabilia, newsclippings, and bound volumes. A 1947 graduate of Rice Institute, Duncan served under President Carter as Deptury Secretary of Defense and Secretary of Energy. He served as president of Coca-Cola, Co. and on the board of trustees of Rice University.

Dates: 1958-2013

Charlotte and Maximilian Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0356
Abstract Original letters from Charlotte of Belgium, chiefly as Carlota, Empress of Mexico; papers of Felix Eloin, Maximilian’s chef du cainet civil; photographs, engravings, and drawings of Charlotte, of Mexico City, and of members of the Mexican military. Mexican sheet music from 1859-1908 and newsclippings also reflect the colection' s main subjects of political and military matters in Mexico during the reign of Emperor Maxilimilian, the role of Juan Benitez and other political figures of the...
Dates: 1846 - 1927

Chaskin/Hecht Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0919
Abstract

Two boxes consisting of photographs, news clippings, school materials, certificates and diploma, programs/booklets, correspondence, speeches, and invitations, document part of the lives of members of the Chaskin / Hecht family from 1917 to 1995.

Dates: 1917 - 1995

Chinese American Citizens Alliance (Houston Chapter) records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0606
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, programs, and other papers regarding or created by the Chinese American Citizens Alliance (CACA), related to the national organization or to the Houston Lodge specifically, as well as personal papers of Edward K.T. Chen. It also contains a variety of materials about Asian-Americans and Chinese-Americans. (3 boxes)

Dates: 1953-2015

Colish / Samuels Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0873
Abstract

The Colish / Samuels Family Papers follow the early days of Rabbi Robert Lewis Samuels through his attendance at Lanier Junior High and San Jacinto High School, his Confirmation, and participation in activities like the Aleph Zadik Aleph organization and sports teams for football and baseball.

Dates: 1943 - 1951

Colonel Cyrus Burnet Smith U.S. Civil War papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0411
Abstract:

Dr. Cyrus Smith served as a surgeon in the U.S. Civil War. His papers include his diary, military passes, induction and discharge papers, correspondence, photographs, hospital reports, bills of lading relating to the cotton trade in 1850's and Smith's thesis from Medical School.

Dates: 1856-1958

Community Artists' Collective records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0620
Abstract

The Community Artists’ Collective is a Houston-based nonprofit organization which organizes exhibitions for local artists and educational and community development programs for inner-city youths and adults. The collection is largely comprised of photographs, the collection also includes ephemera, newsletters, and records of the Board of Directors.

Dates: 1985-2014

Computational Engineering Building (Duncan Hall) Construction records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0366
Abstract The Computational Engineering Building (Duncan Hall) Construction records is comprised of submittals, project manager files, material samples, specifications, and drawings from the planning and construction of Duncan Hall. Duncan Hall is the home of several math, science, and engineering departments at Rice University, including the George R. Brown school of Engineering, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics. The building was designed by British architect...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1992 - 1996; 1981 - 2002

Congregation Beth Israel collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0711
Abstract

The Congregation Beth Israel Collection offers a glimpse into the day-to-day goings-on of Congregation Beth Israel, with documents spanning a century of the Jewish temple’s existence. Books, memorabilia, directories, programs, sermons, and church bulletins from different decades show the similarities and changes at Beth Israel as it continues to grow with the rest of Houston’s Jewish Community.

Dates: 1854 - 2012

Congregation Beth Yeshurun of Houston records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0722
Abstract

This collection is made up of 51 boxes and includes materials from Congregation Adath Yeshurun, Congregation Beth El, and Congregation Beth Yeshurun; the Schwartz Family Library; materials from the congregations' merger; Shearith Israel Congregation in Wharton, Texas and a few other congregations from the years 1891-2021.

Dates: 1891 - 2021

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United Orthodox Synagogues of Houston (Houston, Tex.) 4
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Congregation Adath Yeshurun (Houston, Tex.) 3
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Anderson, Clayton & Co 2
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Baker, James Addison, 1930- 2
Baker, Rowena Crawford 2
Baker, Walter Browne, Jr., 1925-1994 2
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Brown, Alice Pratt 2
Brown, George R., 1898-1983 2
Brown, Margarett Root 2
Chen, E. C. M. (Edward C. M.) 2
Chen, Edward Kin Tung 2
Congregation Shearith Israel (Wharton, Tex) 2
Denn, Meyer 2
Eskowitz, Sheryl 2
Fondren Library 2
Grob, Alan, 1932-2007 2
Gruber, Ira D., Dr. 2
Hester, Paul, 1948- 2
Hispanic Association for Cultural Enrichment at Rice (HACER) 2
Hobby, Oveta Culp 2
Hobby, William Pettus 2
Hobby, William Pettus, Jr. "Bill" 2
Houston Art League 2
Huxley, Julian, 1887-1975 2
Huxley, Juliette, 1896-1994 2
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 2
Levy, Vicki Samuels 2
Lovett, H. Malcolm (Henry Malcolm), 1902-1997 2
Lovett, Martha Wicks 2
Lovett, Mary Ellen Hale 2
Marvins, Edward 2
Marvins, Libby 2
McVey, William M. 2
Rice University Office of Resource Development 2
Rice University. Office of the President 2
Rogers, Karen Hess 2
Strange, Ray Watkin Hoagland, 1915-2011 2
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 2
Watkin, Annie Ray Townsend, 1892-1929 2
Watkin, William Ward, 1886-1952 2
Wiess, Harry Carothers 2
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Abramson, Ida Sue 1
Actor, Lori K. 1
Agricultural Livestock Finance Corporation 1
Ainsworth, William Harrison, 1805-1882 1
Aker, Joe C., photographer 1
Akers, William W. 1
Allen, Herbert 1
Alley Theatre (Houston, Tex.) 1
Allgemeiner Musikverein (Düsseldorf, Germany) 1
Alonso, Gabriel 1
Alter, Fred C. 1
Amalya Shandelman Photography 1
American Freedom Train Foundation 1
American Legion 1
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Anderson, Benjamin M. 1
Anderson, Michael 1
Angel, Debbie 1
Angel, John 1
Anglican Church in North America 1
Arbisser, Micah 1
Armco Steel Corporation 1
Armeniades, Constantine D. 1
Armstrong, Dora 1
Arnold, Agnes Cullen 1
Aron, Sheila 1
Arthur, Percy 1
Askanase, Hilda (Graham) 1
Askanase, Reuben 1
Attenborough, David 1
Aulbach, Louis 1
Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller) 1
Autrey, Lynette Schneider 1
Autrey, Robert 1
Autry House (Houston, Tex.) 1
Autry, Hennie 1
Autry, Herbert 1
Autry, James Lockhart, 1830-1862 1
Autry, James Lockhart, II 1
Autry, Micajah 1
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