New guides to Houston collections posted on-line!

Ellington Field research collection

  • This collection contains ten boxes of material related to the history and operation of Ellington Field, also known as Ellington Air Force Base, near Houston, Texas. The majority of the records date from 1917-2007, and include historical research materials, photographs, books, microfilm, postcards, and memorabilia.

Houston Arts and Media Oral Histories

  • A collection of compact discs containing 53 interviews with members of various Houston, TX communities, documenting their memories of the old neighborhoods. Interviews conducted by members of Houston Arts and Media for the organization’s Neighbor to Neighbor project. 2006-2007.

Major additions to the James Lockhart Autry family papers, 1834-1992

  • This collection has doubled in size as latest addenda have been added!
  • The papers, 1834-1994, of the James Lockhart Autry family consist of business papers and correspondence, family correspondence and family contents and receipts. Among the business papers are correspondence and legal briefs from the terms Autry served as general counsel to the Texas Company, president of Fidelity Trust Company, and vice-president and general counsel of the American Republics Corporation.

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