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[Program for Texas Inaugural Festivities, January 26, 1965]

Description: Program of events for the Governor's inauguration, starting with a ticket-only Victory Dinner on January 25 and followed by the actual inauguration and inaugural reception on the following day.
Date: January 26, 1965
Creator: 1965 Texas Inaugural Committee
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

"Beware of the Hypocrites..."

Description: Campaign brochure documenting Congressman Bob Casey's congressional voting record on civil rights issues. The pamphlet equates Casey and Barry Goldwater.
Date: unknown
Creator: 22nd District Get-Out-The-Vote Committee
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Funeral Program for Jeffery Dean Adams, March 10, 2003]

Description: Funeral program for Jeffery Dean Adams, born May 6, 1962 and died March 5, 2003. The funeral was held March 10, 2003 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. J. Brendonly Cunningham. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 10, 2003
Creator: Adams-Means, Carol L.
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Julius Adams, February 22, 2002]

Description: Funeral program for Reverend Julius Adams, born August 9, 1923 and died February 16, 2002. The funeral was held February 22, 2002 at Saint Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Terrence Hays. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 22, 2002
Creator: Adams-Means, Carol L.
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Verna Marie Littles, February 4, 2006]

Description: Funeral program for Verna Marie Littles, born December 9, 1930 and died January 26, 2006. The funeral was held Saturday, February 4, 2006 at Sanford Chapel Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. L. A. Walker. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 4, 2006
Creator: Adams-Means, Carol L.
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[A Soldier's Play]

Description: Program for A Soldier's Play, a production by the Alamo City Theatre and Charles Fuller. The play was performed on March 14th, 1986.
Date: March 14, 1986
Creator: Alamo City Theatre.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Flyer for the film “La Paloma"]

Description: Flyer for the film "La Paloma", giving a summary, cast list and details of the movie shown at Teatro Azteca. The film starred Medea de Novara as Empress Carlota.
Date: 1937
Creator: Azteca Films Distributing Company
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Campaign brochure of William D. Bonilla for National President of LULAC]

Description: Campaign brochure of William D. Bonilla for National President of the League of United Latin American Citizens. It includes photographs, biographical information, a summary of his qualifications, and his running platform.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bonilla, William D.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Stay in Touch: Family Can Make a Difference]

Description: Booklet of information regarding emergency phone numbers, health and wellness, family, and education in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: 1986
Creator: Charter Real Hospital
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

Congregation B'Nai Israel - Galveston, Texas: Confirmation Services

Description: Congregation B'Nai Israel's pamphlet for their Shabuoth service and confirmation service given on June 11, 1940 and June 12, 1940. The confirmation service occurred on Shabuoth Eve at 7:30 o'clock and the Shabuoth morning service commenced at 10:00 o'clock, headed by Rabbi Henry Cohen.
Date: 1940-06-11/1940-06-12
Creator: Congregation B'nai Israel (Galveston, Tex.)
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Pamphlet: "Mexican Calendar Legends" Brochure Translations]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Mexican Calendar Legends, 20th Century Mexican Calendar Art in Galas de Mexico". Along with the title of the exhibition and an image of a painting from the exhibition, the cover of the pamphlet also establishes that the pamphlet is made up of "Brochure Translations" from a separate gallery guide that is in Spanish. The first page features an introduction about the exhibition. The majority of remaining pages list the artists that are included in the exhibition as well as a short biography and description of the type of artwork each one produces. The last two pages list a few of the "classic themes of the calendar paintings". The back cover of the pamphlet features the sponsors of the museum and the exhibition as well as information about the exhibition and the museum.
Date: 2004
Creator: Davis & Davis Translators
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

Continuemos Adelante Viva Johnson y Humphrey

Description: Campaign pamphlet for the United States Democratic Presidential candidates for 1964. The cover of the pamphlet features pictures of President Lyndon Johnson and Hubert Humphrey and President John F. Kennedy.
Date: unknown
Creator: Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

For the USA vote Democratic Nov. 3

Description: Campaign pamphlet for the United States Democratic Presidential candidates for 1964. The cover of the pamphlet features pictures of President Lyndon Johnson and Hubert Humphrey.
Date: unknown
Creator: Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Program for Reception in Support of Lyndon Johnson - 1964]

Description: Program for the reception at the Rice Hotel for the All Americans Council of the National Democratic Committee Honoring and Supporting President Lyndon B. Johnson. John J. Herrera is listed as a member of the Reception Committee. Speakers included: Mayor Louie Welch, Dr. Edward D. Re, Michael A. Musmanno, and Congressman Albert Thomas, with a benediction performed by Rabbi Marshall Bourg. Event sponsors are listed on the back. "L.B.J. for the U.S.A." is printed across the bottom of the program pages.
Date: 1964
Creator: Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Program for Reception in Support of Lyndon Johnson - 1964]

Description: Program for the reception at the Rice Hotel for the All Americans Council of the National Democratic Committee Honoring and Supporting President Lyndon B. Johnson. John J. Herrera is listed as a member of the Reception Committee. Speakers included: Mayor Louie Welch, Dr. Edward D. Re, Michael A. Musmanno, and Congressman Albert Thomas, with a benediction performed by Rabbi Marshall Bourg. Event sponsors are listed on the back. "L.B.J. for the U.S.A." is printed across the bottom of the program pages.
Date: 1964
Creator: Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Victory '68, Volume 1, Number 3, October 11, 1968

Description: Campaign pamphlet, Victory '68, published by the Democratic National Committee (U.S.), Vol. 1, no. 3, October 11, 1968. This pamphlet was sent to Mike Herrera.
Date: October 11, 1968
Creator: Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Gesetze und Nebengesetze der Deutsch-Amerikanische gegenseitige Unterstützungs-Gesellschaft bei Feuerschäden in Travis und angrezenden Counties

Description: This short pamphlet contains the laws and bylaws of the German-American Mutual Fire Insurance Association for Travis and Neighboring Counties. The document describes the association's structure and rules for conducting business including: its purpose, titles and duties of officers, election of officers, intake of new members, types of insurance offered, procedures for investigating claims, and making changes to the laws and bylaws. The sitting president and secretary are named on the second to last page, and the last page contains a table of contents.
Date: 1891
Creator: Deutsch-Amerikanische gegenseitige Unterstützungs-Gesellschaft bei Feuerschäden in Travis und angrezenden Counties
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Funeral Program for Antone Dykes, January 23, 2003]

Description: Funeral program for Rev. Antone Dykes, born December 28, 1924 and died January 20, 2003. The funeral was held January 23, 2003 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Terrence K. Hayes. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: January 23, 2003
Creator: Dykes, Reginald
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[El Sol of Houston 12th Anniversary Dinner Program, December 3, 1977]

Description: Program of El Sol of Houston 12th Anniversary Dinner at Stouffer's Hotel in Houston, Texas on December 3, 1977. A few of the honorees at the dinner include John J. Herrera, Governor Dolph Briscoe and Bishop Patricio Flores.
Date: December 3, 1977
Creator: El Sol of Houston
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Programa Oficial de las Fiestas Patrias Mexicanas - Septiembre, 1969

Description: Program for the Fiestas Patrias Mexicanas convention held in Houston, Texas, on September 15, 1969. Program titled: "Vivimos bajo el signo de su lucha." Contains schedule and advertisements.
Date: September 15, 1969
Creator: Fiestas Patrias Mexicanas
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

The Music of Robert Xavier Rodriguez

Description: This promotional catalog provides a brief biography of the composer Robert Xavier Rodriguez and descriptions of several of his orchestral, operatic, choral, and other works that are available through his publisher as either sheet music or recordings.
Date: 198u
Creator: Galaxy Music Corporation
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

Thumbnail Sketch of Beaumont, Texas: The 'Queen City' of The Golden Triangle

Description: Pamphlet on gold paper, titled, "Thumbnail Sketch of Beaumont, Texas The "Queen City" of The Golden Triangle," gives a brief history of the City of Beaumont and other general information about the city.
Date: 197u
Creator: Garrard, James T.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Brochure for Governor John B. Connally's Re-election Campaign]

Description: Campaign literature for Governor John B. Connally's re-election, listing his accomplishments from his previous term and quotes from newspapers about his administration. There are black-and-white photos of Connally with his family as well as him waving from the back of a convertible.
Date: 1966
Creator: Governor John Connally State Campaign Headquarters
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library