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[Award to John N. Igo]

Description: Photocopied award presented to John Igo for his contributions in local community theatre. The document was presented by S.T.A.G.E. and the American Association of Community Theatre. The award copy was then sent to Sterling Houston according to an accompanying envelope.
Date: August 2000
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

Black & Blue: Four Hundred Years of Struggle and Transcendence

Description: This manuscript by Sterling Houston is a short play about the struggles and triumphs of African-Americans in the United States and, in particular, Texas over a period of four hundred years. The play features writing by Sterling Houston interwoven with both live and and recorded musical performances, poetic excerpts, and direct quotations from legal documents and decrees.
Date: 2003~
Creator: Houston, Sterling
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

Cameoland: A memory play with music

Description: This manuscript by Sterling Houston is a short musical play about the history of the African-American community in San Antonio, Texas prior to integration.
Date: 2002
Creator: Houston, Sterling
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Cameoland Musical Program]

Description: Program for the stage musical Cameoland, a Jump-Start Performance Company and Carver Community Cultural Center production written by Sterling Houston. The inside of the program lists cast members, production team members, and short bios of the people in the theatre company.
Date: 2003
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Card from Dan H. Laurence to Sterling Houston - October 2003]

Description: Greeting card from Dan H. Laurence to Sterling Houston, prominent San Antonio playwright. He mentions a reunion with old friends and a stage performance where he received a standing ovation. The front of the card has been printed with a view of the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre stage, empty and with closed curtains.
Date: October 2003
Creator: Laurence, Dan H.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Cathy Crimmins Book Review by Katie Grinch]

Description: Review of the Cathy Crimmins book - How the Homosexuals Saved Civilization: The True and Heroic Story of How Gay Men Shaped the Modern World - by Katie Grinch. She gives several bullet points on how gay culture has influenced mainstream culture, as pointed out in the book. The last page is an excerpt from Crimmins' book.
Date: 2004
Creator: Grinch, Katie
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

Comfort Women in Comfort History

Description: Book about the history of notable women in Comfort, Texas. The book discusses female school teachers, journalists, religious leaders, free thinkers, artists, authors, and other women who made significant contributions to the establishment of the city of Comfort.
Date: 2008
Creator: Stewart, Mike & Stewart, Anne
Item Type: Book
Partner: Anne and Mike Stewart Collection

[The Cultural Collaborative Plans and Itineary]

Description: Typed documents on The Cultural Collaborative (TCC): A Community Plan for San Antonio's Creative Economy. Established as a committee composed of arts and cultural leaders in San Antonio, the TCC's job was to develop and cultivate San Antonio's creative industry. The documents have various bullet points and strategies on ways this can be done. The last page is a schedule of events that span from December 2002 to January 2004.
Date: 2002
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[FedEx Receipts Between Artie Smoote and Sterling Houston]

Description: FedEx receipts signed between Sterling Houston and Artie Smoote. There is no mention of what kind of package was sent, however the information includes a five-hundred-dollar declared value. The documents vary in date, and the exchange appears to have occurred over a span of more than a year. Two mailing labels have been included, on a translucent piece of paper. The addresses of the two men and their corresponding companies have been hand-written on the back of the labels.
Date: 2001-12/2002-06
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Funeral Program for A. B. Baytops, November 1, 2007]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. A. B. Baytops, born September 2, 1914 and died October 24, 2007. The funeral was held Thursday, November 1, 2007 at Shilch Baptist Church, officiated by Andrew Wilson. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: November 1, 2007
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for A. Bernard Devers I, December 16, 2009]

Description: Funeral program for Dr. A. Bernard Devers I, born May 10, 1946 and died December 6, 2009. The funeral was held December 16, 2009 at West End Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Dr. I. Carlton Allen. The funeral arrangements were made through The Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: December 16, 2009
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Aaron E. Wilkerson, May 27, 2005]

Description: Funeral program for Rev. Aaron E. Wilkerson, born February 10, 1940 and died May 22, 2005. The funeral was held May 27, 2005 at Trinity Missionary Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. John A. Hall. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 27, 2005
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Aaron James Gaskin, August 9, 2003]

Description: Funeral program for Aaron James Gaskin, born August 14, 1949 and died August 1, 2003. The funeral was held August 9, 2003 at Gr. Mt. Olive Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. A. W. Cole. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor-Williams Mortuary and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 9, 2003
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Adam Clark Eanes, February 10, 2006]

Description: Funeral program for Adam Clark Eanes, born September 10, 1985 and died February 5, 2006. The funeral was held February 10, 2006 at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, officiated by Rev. Tiate L. E. Carson. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor-Williams Mortuary and he was buried Southern Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 10, 2006
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Addie Bell Mills, March 10, 2004]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Addie Bell Mills, born December 29, 1906. The funeral was held March 10, 2004 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Reverend Terrence K. Hayes. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 10, 2004
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Addie Lee McIntosh, January 6, 2006]

Description: Funeral program for Addie Lee McIntosh, born May 20, 1916 and died January 3, 2006. The funeral was held January 6, 2006 at Saint James AME Church, officiated by Rev. Michael Robinson. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Meadow lawn Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: January 6, 2006
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Aileen Dorn Lorans, November 5, 2001]

Description: Funeral program for Gracious Lady Aileen Dorn Lorans, born July 30, 1918 and died October 30, 2001. The funeral was held Monday, November 5, 2001 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, officiated by Rev. Msgr. John A. Wagner. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and she was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: November 5, 2001
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Aisha Rene Demps-Young, February 16, 2008]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Aisha Rene Demps-Young, born February 28, 1979 and died February 8, 2008. The funeral was held February 16, 2008 at Greater Good News Baptist Church, officiated by Bishop K. W. McIntyre. Funeral arrangements were made through D. W. Brooks Funeral Home, and she was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 16, 2008
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Al Gibran Gulley, Sr., June 14, 2005]

Description: Funeral program for Al Gibran Gulley, Sr., born July 10, 1965 and died June 8, 2005. The funeral was held June 14, 2005 at Mount Zion First Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Claude W. Black, Jr. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home.
Date: June 14, 2005
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Alayne E. Sommers, April 28, 2008]

Description: Funeral program for Alayne E. Sommers, born November 24, 1912 and died April 19, 2008. The funeral was held April 28, 2008 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, officiated by Father Kevin P. Fausz. Funeral arrangements were made through the Alamo Funeral Home and she was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: April 28, 2008
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Albert Joseph Olison, January 21, 2002]

Description: Funeral program for Bro. Albert Joseph Olison, born December 3, 1934 and died January 17, 2002. The funeral was held Monday, January 21, 2002 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Dr. R. L. Jemerson, Pastor. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: January 21, 2002
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Albert L. Brogdon, Jr., November 26, 2007]

Description: Funeral program for Albert L. Brogdon, Jr., born March 14, 1924 and died November 17, 2007. The funeral was held Monday, November 26, 2007 at Jacob's Chapel United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Johnny Toy, Pastor. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: November 26, 2007
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Albert Lynn Adams, August 31, 2007]

Description: Funeral program for Msgt. Ret. Albert Lynn Adams, born January 4, 1951 and died August 27, 2007. The funeral was held August 31, 2007 at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Andrew Wilson. The funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor-Williams Mortuary and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 31, 2007
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Albert Phillips, March 26, 2004]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Albert "Scratch" Phillips, born September 25, 1918. The funeral was held Friday, March 26, 2004 at F. E. Lewis Memorial Chapel, officiated by Howard Mims. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 26, 2004
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library