University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Houston Post Photographs, 1973



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Houston Post
Title: Houston Post Photographs
Dates: 1973
Abstract: This is a random collection of photographs of Houston and Austin, Texas, people and places. Some of them are identified but most are not.
Accession No.: 90-56
Extent: 1 in.: 68 photographs
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

Established in 1880, the Houston Post was a mass circulation newspaper in Houston, Texas, until 1995. These photographs by Houston Post photographers were transferred to the Briscoe Center from the UT Journalism Department in 1990.


Scope and Contents

This is a random collection of photographs of Houston and Austin, Texas, people and places. Some of them are identified but most are not.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Houston Post--Archives
Places
Austin (Tex.)
Houston (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Houston Post Photograph Collection, 1973, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Photographs

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3T24 Linda Vaselka at the windy D. W. Hooks airport
Pam Eason, Sharon Podraza, Markie Wilkins, Waltrip High Eco. Club
Galveston Beach
Mrs. Ora Booth and Kate Miller
Kelly and Chris Dowell
Monroe Street culvert near Hobby airport
Mrs. Carmen Pierre and daughter Keisha
”Sir Hershey” music group of Houston
Thomas J. Holmes with lion cub
Grantwood Sub.
A bite for her, shot at Herman Park
Michael Reyes, son of Rep. Ben Reyes
Giants catcher Dave Rader
Waiting line outside of job fair office
Craig Collins
Reita Reagan of Galveston
The student today (near Daily Texan newspaper rack)
David Clyde
Prayer before meals at UT sorority
James P. McAdams, Lt. Cadet, Deborah Rogers, Rusty Rhoades Cadet Capt.
Unidentified