Houston Public Library, Houston Metropolitan Research Center

Judson Robinson Sr. Family Collection MSS.0316

Descriptive Summary

Creator Robinson, Judson, Sr.
Title: Judson Robinson Sr. Family Collection
Dates: 1950's-1970's
Identification: MSS.0316
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet, 1 box
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library

Biographical Note

Judson Robinson, Sr. was a black real estate agent in Houston and father of the first black city councilman in Houston since Reconstruction, Judson Robinson, Jr.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists mostly of photographs and a few newsclippings regarding his activities with the Y.M.C.A. during the 1950's and into the 1970's.


Access Restrictions


Use Restrictions

Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the Judson Robinson Sr. Family Collection must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.

Index Terms

Robinson, Judson, Jr.
Robinson, Judson, Sr.
African Americans--Texas--Houston
Real estate agents--Texas--Houston
Young Men's Christian associations

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Judson Robinson Sr. Family Collection. MSS 316. Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library.

Processing Information

Processed by: Suzanne Summers, 1990.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Box Folder
1 1 Newsclippings, miscellaneous

Box Folder
1 2 Photographs (18) and identification sheets