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  • Oil fields and wells near Houston 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
  • Oil fields and wells near Houston 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
  • Oil well in Damon Mound 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
    Damon (Damon's) Mound is a limestone formation that rises 146 feet above the surrounding terrain It is in northwestern Brazoria County. Damon Mound has served as a source of limestone, and mineral ...
  • Oil well in Damon Mound 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1917-01-01)
    Damon (Damon's) Mound is a limestone formation that rises 146 feet above the surrounding terrain It is in northwestern Brazoria County. Damon Mound has served as a source of limestone, and mineral ...
  • Oil well in Damon Mound spewing oil 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
    Damon (Damon's) Mound is a limestone formation that rises 146 feet above the surrounding terrain It is in northwestern Brazoria County. Damon Mound has served as a source of limestone, and mineral ...
  • Oil wells at Barbers Hill 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1919-01-01)
  • Oil wells in Blue Ridge oil field 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
    Gulf Oil Company brought in the first commercially producing oil well in 1919 at Blue Ridge. (From the Handbook of Texas Online.)
  • Old City Hall at Market Square 

    Milstead, Bisett, & Dixon Photographers (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
  • Old Methodist Hospital 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1920-01-01)
  • Old Methodist Hospital 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1920-01-01)
  • Oliver Cranston Warehouse 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1900-01-01)
  • One Shell Plaza 

    Houston Post (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1971-01-01)
  • Opening day of Houston Negro Hospital 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1926-01-01)
    Dr. B. J. Covington and four other Houston doctors established Houston Negro Hospital in 1926. At its dedication in 1926, Isaiah Milligan Terrell was made the first superintendent and in 1928 would ...
  • Orange pickers at work 

    Schlueter, Frank J. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
    The first commercial grove of grapefruit trees was planted in 1904; by 1925 approximately 80 percent of the Texas citrus crop consisted of grapefruit, the remainder of the crop being 15 percent ...
  • Orchestra Tipica Torres 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1928-01-01)
  • Otis Latin, First Black Assistant Fire Chief 

    Thibodeaux, Reynaud (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1992-02-22)
  • Otway Taylor's house in snow 

    Litterst Commercial Photograph Co. (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1940-01-22)
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe catechists 

    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.
  • Palace of Sweets 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1910-01-01)
  • Parade celebrating Howard Hughes' around-the-world trip 

    Unknown author (Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Resource Center, 1938-07-01)
    On July 10, 1938 Hughes set a record by completing a flight around the world in just 91 hours (3 days, 19 hours), beating the previous record by more than four days. For this flight he did not fly ...