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Description: Photograph of the two people sharing an informational advertisement that reads "Alcoholism is a disease". One person is seated at a desk and the other is standing on the other side. There are shelves with books and paper in the background.
Date: 1960
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

United Fund

Description: Photograph of the two people standing next to a door holding an informational advertisement that reads "Alcoholism is a disease". There is a poster hung on the door that reads "Normal and Alcoholic, When a drinker's need for alcohol becomes just that... a need... he is an alcoholic. A normal drinker can always leave it alone. For information, call Abilene Council on Alcoholism Information Center". There is a typewriter and a book on the desk in the background.
Date: 1960
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[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
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Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Home Service Memorial Pamphlet]

Description: This pamphlet describes the memorial service held by the First Baptist Church of Paris, TX to honor the soldiers from Lamar County who were killed during World War I. The front cover features text identifying the event to be held as a Home Service Memorial conducted by the American Red Cross "For the sons of Lamar County who have given their lives in service of their country" at the First Baptist Church of Paris, Texas on March 7th, 1919. The inside of the pamphlet contains a program guide to the memorial events, including a list of hymns to be sung and masses read, as well as an honor roll of the fallen soldiers for whom the memorial was conducted. Jett Falls name on the third page under the list of Honor Roll individuals, tenth from the top.
Date: March 7, 1919
Partner: Euless Public Library

[Funeral Program for Charles Woods, Jr., October 12, 2007]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Charles Woods, Jr., born January 12, 1947 and died October 7, 2007. The funeral was held October 12, 2007 at the O. J. Carter Memorial Chapel, officiated by Supt. C. W. Stewart. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor-Williams Mortuary, and he was buried in Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 12, 2007
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[San Jacinto Monument brochure]

Description: San Jacinto Monument and state park brochure from 1949. Includes information about the battleground, the construction of the monument, the Museum of History, and the Battleship Texas.
Date: 1949
Creator: San Jacinto Museum of History Association
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Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Funeral Program for Earlon C. Woods, October 15, 1997]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Earlon C. Woods, who died October 9, 1997. The funeral was held October 15, 1997 at the Emmanuel A. M. E. Church, officiated by Rev. I. V. Tolbert. Funeral arrangements were made through the Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas. Includes newspaper clipping of obituary.
Date: October 15, 1997
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Cora Estella Woods, June 21, 1997]

Description: Funeral program for Ms. Cora Estella Woods, born February 16, 1919 and died June 13, 1997. The funeral was held June 21, 1997 at the St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Terrence K. Hayes and Rev. Dr. Prenza L. Woods. Funeral arrangements were made through the Lewis Funeral Home, and she was buried in Southern Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: June 21, 1997
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

Cleveland, Texas: What a Hometown Should Be

Description: Pamphlet endorsing Cleveland, Texas as the "gateway to the outdoor pleasures of the East Texas forest country." Highlighted points in the pamphlet include a list of Cleveland events, the Civic Center, outdoor amenities and attractions, and a map of the area. A brief introduction to Cleveland's early history and a list of future attractions are also included.
Date: 2008~
Creator: Cleveland (Tex.)
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Funeral Program for Earl James Walker, June 16, 2006]

Description: Funeral program for Deacon Earl James Walker, born July 6, 1932 and died June 8, 2006. The funeral was held June 16, 2006 at Tried Stone Baptist Church, officiated by Elder Bernard Callis. Funeral arrangements were made through D. W. Brooks Funeral Home, and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: June 16, 2006
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Carl C. Walker, June 24, 1983]

Description: Funeral program for Brother Carl C. Walker. The funeral was held June 24, 1983 at Jones Chapel United Methodist Church, officiated by Reverend Clinton Walker. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: June 24, 1983
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Blanche Rhodes Walker, February 20, 1991]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Blanche Rhodes Walker, who died February 13, 1991. The funeral was held February 20, 1991 at Friendship Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. R. L. Archield, Sr. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, Inc., and she was buried in Southern Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 20, 1991
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Benjamin James Walker, May 5, 1988]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Benjamin James Walker, born October 21, 1932 and died April 29, 1988. The funeral was held May 5, 1988 at Mount Zion First Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. C. William Black, Jr. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 5, 1988
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Cora Walker, May 18, 1990]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Cora Walker, born September 8, 1899 and died May 13, 1990. The funeral was held May 18, 1990 at St. Stephen Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Adolph Woods. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home, and she was buried in Jacob's Chapel Cemetery in Pleasanton, Texas.
Date: May 18, 1990
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Dr. E. Thurman Walker, Jr., November 3, 2009]

Description: Funeral program for Dr. E. Thurman Walker, Jr., born September 8, 1959 and died October 26, 2009. The funeral was held November 3, 2009 at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, officiated by Pastor Kenneth R. Kemp. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: November 3, 2009
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Letter from George E. Eaton to John J. Herrera - 1972-06-02]

Description: Letter from George E. Eaton, Executive Director of the Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau, to John J. Herrera listing a number of enclosures including a thumbnail sketch, a brief history on the City of Beaumont, brochures of the Spindletop Monument and of the French Trading Post.
Date: June 2, 1972
Creator: Eaton, George E.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

48th Year History of LULAC

Description: "48th Year History of LULAC" pamphlet printed in 1977. Contains the history of The League of United Latin American Citizens plus photos of groups and buildings.
Date: 1977
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

History of LULAC : founded February 17, 1929

Description: Booklet, "History of LULAC : founded February 17, 1929." Includes photos of former League of United Latin American Citizens Presidents and photos of groups of buildings dated 1929.
Date: unknown
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Funeral Program for Anthony Winfield Walker, June 20, 2008]

Description: Funeral program for Anthony "Tony" Winfield Walker, born July 9, 1948 and died June 13, 2008. The funeral was held June 20, 2008 at F. E. Lewis Chapel, officiated by Rev. Howard Mims. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: June 20, 2008
Partner: San Antonio Public Library