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African American Architects

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Houston Public Library Records

Identifier: RG A 0013
Scope and Contents

The Houston Public Library Collection contains records of the institution's history and activities. Included are reports, photographs, internal and external correspondence, budgets, publicity, scrapbooks, branch building contruction documents, brochures, borrower's registries, strategic plans, agendas and meeting minutes. Also included are documents relating to partnership initiatives, contracts and purchase orders, and technology additions and upgrades to the library system.

Dates: 1879-2011

John S. Chase Architectural Drawings

Identifier: MSS 1198
Scope and Contents

This collection is primarily composed of architectural drawings. There is also one document box of office records, correspondence, small-format sketches, and photographs relating to Chase’s projects.

Dates: 1949-1993; Majority of material found in 1971-1988
African American History Research Center
Houston Public Library
1300 Victor Street
Houston, Texas 77019
Houston History Research Center
Houston Public Library
550 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002