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1850s and 1860s Hotel and Restaurant Menus
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Galveston 1915 Hurricane Photographs
Harry Walker Photographs
Havana, Cuba, The Summer Land of the World
Historic Houston Photographs
Houston and Texas Feminist and Lesbian Newsletters
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Houston Fire Department
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Houstonian Yearbook Collection
Israel Shreve Revolutionary War Letters, 1768-1894
Jagdish Mehra Audio Collection
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Lt. Robert B. Fulton USS Houston Letters
Luis Marquez Photographs
Marine Bombing Squadron (VMB-613) Photographs
Mary Ellen Ewing vs the Houston School Board
Minnie Fisher Cunningham Papers
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Mrs. Anson Jones Letters
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SEM Collection (1914 – 1925)
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"70's Feminism" Panel
A panel discussion with an assortment of Houston area feminist leaders from the 1970s. The seminar discusses the complex history and the struggle and changes that have characterized women's lives during...
October 14, 2009
Video of an interview of Andrea White, writer and wife of former Houston mayor Bill White, taking questions from moderator and fellow writer Chitra Divakaruni. Questions included those about time for projects,...
Audrey and Melanie Lawson Interview
April 30, 1996
An interview with Audrey and Melanie Lawson, mother and daughter, by Andrea Greene. They talk about their experiences growing up where Audrey experienced times of segregation but Melanie, younger, was...
Baha'i Women: Faith and Social Activism; Women & Religion VII
Video of a panel discussion consisting of three female members of the Baha’i faith (Elham Abassi, Cheryl Love Hanks, and Deanna McCullum) and one moderator and fellow Baha’i (Tiphanie Yanique) . The...
Breast Cancer Survivor Stories
October 28, 2003
This is an interview with Lourdes Hernandez and Susan Rafte, two breast cancer survivors and members of the Pink Ribbons Project. They are interviewed by Ellen Cohen who is also a survivor. They each talk...
Commissioner Sylvia Garcia
December 2, 2009
Video of an interview with Harris County Commissioner Sylvia Garcia, who was the first woman and hispanic to be elected Commissioner. After an introduction from Dr. Elizabeth Gregory, the moderator, Dr....
Eleanor Tinsley Interview
May 14, 1998
This is an interview with former council member Eleanor Tinsley, who has made strides in passing various rules and regulations across Houston. She begins the interview with how she balanced her various...
Ex-nuns: Then and Now
Video of a panel interview consisting of four women who used to be nuns (Catherine Swilley, Anne Cartey, Sheila Doran-Benyon, and Lucia Betteler) answering questions from moderator Betty Adam. Questions...
Houston Lesbian Activism/Experience in the 70s & 80s
An interview with Pokey Anderson, Arden Eversmeyer, and Joyce Gayles. It begins by asking the panelists how they came to Houston, their process of coming out, the difficulty of finding support communities,...
Houston's Shia Ismaili Women: Education and Ethics; Women & Religion VIII
Video of a panel interview consisting of three women of the Ismaili Muslim faith (Shaida Adatie, Fatima Mawji, and Rishma Visram Mohamed) and one moderator (B. Jill Carroll). The panelists take questions...
Jacqueline Goettsche Interview
May 17, 2002
This is an interview with Jacqueline Goettsche about the organization she started called The Women's Fund for Health Education and Research. The interview starts by going over the background of how the...
Kathy Whitmire Interview
March 26, 1996
An interview with former Houston mayor Kathy Whitmire, a political science professor and the first woman to be elected to Houston City government. She talks about growing up as a shy girl and mentions...
Longterm Activism: Domestic Violence and Reproductive Rights
This is an interview with Toby Myers and Rhonda Gerson. It starts off with the panelists talking about how they became involved with the issue of domestic violence which stemmed from their involvement...
Marguerite Johnston Interview
February 13, 1996
This is an interview with Maguerite Johnston conducted by Bonnie Gangelhoff. It begins with Johnston talking about the inspiration for her book and her initial impressions of Houston. It transitions to...
Nikki Van Hightower Interview
Interview with Nikki van Hightower in three parts.
Quaker Women and Peace Activism; Women & ReligionVI
November 2, 2005
Video of a panel discussion consisting of three female members of the Quaker faith (Barabara Cowan, Kathryn van der Pol, and May Mansoor Munn) and one moderator and fellow Quaker (Anne Seiber). The moderator...
Ruth Simmons: Women in Education
November 17, 1995
An interview with Ruth Simmons, a professor and the first African American woman to hold the title of president at a major college/university. She talks about various aspects of her life such as how she...
SE Asian women in Houston
January 12, 1997
A panel interview with 4 women (2 sets of mother and daughters) from Vietnam and Cambodia. They recall memories of how they grew up and mention the cultural differences between their native countries and...
Sexual Assault/Sexual Harassment
April 16. 2002
This is an interview with H. Joan Ehrlich and Cassandra Thomas. It starts with how they became involved with civil rights and how the issue of sexual harassment has changed over the years until now. They...
Sissy Farenthold Interview
October 12, 1997
This is an interview with Sissy Farenthold by Gloria Neal. She starts by talking about how and when she decided to run for office in 1968. She continues to more general topics such as her opinion of women...
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