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  • Garden party at Faculty Club (Cohen House) at Rice Institute 

    Schleuter, F. J. (Frank J.) (photographer) (Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University, 1935-06-03)
    Architect William Ward Watkin (1886-1952) served as the first Supervising Architect for Rice Institute, overseeing the construction of the first campus buildings. Watkin also taught in Rice's ...
  • Gay retirement reception 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1970-01-01)
  • Gen. MacArthur visits Houston 

    Houston Post (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1951-06-01)
    Glenn McCarthy hosted a dinner to honor General Douglas MacArthur on June 14, 1951. The dinner was held in the Pine Grill Room & Terrace at the Shamrock Hotel in Houston, Texas.
  • General MacArthur celebration dinner menu 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston, 1951-06-14)
    Douglas MacArthur (January 26, 1880 - April 5, 1964), was a general who played a prominent role in the Pacific theater of World War II. He was poised to command the invasion of Japan in November 1945 but was instead ...
  • George Foreman portrait 

    Houston Post (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1970-01-01)
    George Foreman was born in Marshall, Texas on Jan. 10, 1949. He began a professional boxer in 1969. His first loss was 'The Rumble in the Jungle' against Muhammad Ali in Zaire during the late summer ...
  • Girlfriends at Galveston 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1940-01-01)
  • Girls powder puff football at Rice University 

    Covy, Ray (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1966-11-01)
  • Glenn McCarthy at opening of Shamrock Hotel 

    Glass Photography (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1949-03-17)
  • God made man Frail as a bubble... 

    Raphael Tuck & Sons (Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, 1905-03-13)
  • Goose Creek oil fields 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1917-01-01)
    The first offshore drilling for oil in Texas occurred along Goose Creek in southeast Harris County, twenty-one miles southeast of Houston on Galveston Bay. In 1903 John I. Gaillard noticed bubbles ...
  • Goose Creek oil fields 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1934-07-15)
    The first offshore drilling for oil in Texas occurred along Goose Creek in southeast Harris County, twenty-one miles southeast of Houston on Galveston Bay. In 1903 John I. Gaillard noticed bubbles ...
  • Goose Creek oil fields 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1923-01-01)
    The first offshore drilling for oil in Texas occurred along Goose Creek in southeast Harris County, twenty-one miles southeast of Houston on Galveston Bay. In 1903 John I. Gaillard noticed bubbles ...
  • Governor Appoints Houstonian to Panel, Willie Lee Gay 

    Houston Post (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1991-03-08)
  • Grieving relative of child injured in Poe Elementary School Explosion in 1959 

    Houston Post (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1959-09-15)
    On the morning of September 15, 1959, Paul Harold Orgeron detonated a bomb at Poe Elementary School that killed three children, a teacher, a custodian and Mr. Orgeron. Nineteen other people were ...
  • Group photograph of a Mexican-American baseball team 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1928-01-01)
  • Group photograph of Bruce Elementary School sixth grade class 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1932-01-01)
  • Group photograph of children at Our Lady of Guadalupe school. 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1930-01-01)
    Our Lady of Guadalupe school is located at 2405 Navigation Blvd. in the Second Ward which is near downtown Houston, Texas.
  • Group photograph of Houston Negro Chamber of Commerce 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1940-01-01)
  • Group photograph of Mexican Inn baseball team. 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1934-04-01)
  • Group photograph of Red Circle Girls of the Mission Society of Antioch Baptist Church 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1957-01-01)