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    • Interview with Athol Ofsowitz, 1996

    • Jews--Texas.; Chevra Kadisha.; Burial societies, Jewish.; Burial laws (Jewish law).
    • Ofsowitz discusses personal and family history, but focuses on work of the Jewish burial society, Chevra Kadisha.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Father Daniel Daly and Col. Jack Nahas, 1997

    • Lebanese-Americans--Texas.; Churches--Texas.; Nahas, Jack.
    • St. George's Syrian Orthodox Church, Houston, Texas Syrian Orthodox Priest Father Daniel Daly and retired Military Col. Jack Nahas, both the sons of Orthodox priests who ministered in Texas, meet with an University of Texas Institute of Texan...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Joe Nokshiqi, 1999

    • Albanian Americans--Texas.; Cookery, Italian.; Communism.; Immigration.;
    • Leaving Albania to escape Communism, Nokshiqi tells of difficulties in Albania, adjustment to life in America, and working until he is able to open his own Italian restaurant with the support of family, friends and the Albanian community.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Richard Adams

    • United States. Marine Corps.; Korean War, 1950-1955--Personal Narratives.;
    • Adams was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He served in the Marine Corps from 1950-1967, with 5 years spent on active duty in Southeast Asia Topics: Marine Corps, Philippines, Korean War, Japan
    • Veteran's History Project;
    • Interview with David Anthony Richelieu, 1989

    • Fairmount Hotel (San Antonio, Tex.).; Hotels--Texas.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.; ; Moving of buildings, bridges, etc.;
    • Richelieu discusses the history of the Fairmount Hotel, which was built in 1906 and moved to La Villita Historic District in April 1985, creating a Guinness Book of Records entry as the heaviest building ever moved on wheels.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Oral History Interview with Blair Warren

    • San Antonio River Authority
    • Subjects discussed in this interview include: Blairmobile; board activities/composition, politics/staff relations; computers; congressional and legislative relations; engineering; facilities; floods and flood control; intergovernmental relations;...
    • San Antonio River Authority Records
    • Interview with Lorraine O'Banion, 1993

    • Civil Rights.; African Americans--Texas.; Prairie View A & M University--History.
    • Educator Lorraine O'Banion discusses her experiences during the mid-20th century, including a comparison between neighboring towns of predominantly African-American Prairie View with mainly white Hempstead, education, and changes as a result of...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Patricia Smith Prather, 1994

    • Houston (Tex.)--History.; African Americans--Texas.; Civil Rights.; Discrimination.; Juneteenth.
    • Historian and author Patricia Prather discusses the gains and losses that resulted from desegregation in Houston and, in particular, the Fifth Ward where she was born.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Oral History Interview with Mark Sorenson

    • San Antonio River Authority
    • Subjects discussed in this interview include: architects; betterments; congressional and legislative relations; Corps of Engineers; Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map Program; Eagleland Reach; ecosystem restoration; engineering; FEMA; Hugman River...
    • San Antonio River Authority Records
    • Oral History Interview with Suzanne Scott

    • San Antonio River Authority
    • Subjects discussed in this interview include: Bexar Regional Watershed Management Partnership; board activities/composition, politics/staff relations; congressional and legislative relations; Corps of Engineers; desalination; Digital Flood...
    • San Antonio River Authority Records
    • Interview with Bonnie Reed, July 23, 1997

    • Women lawyers--Texas--Bexar County; Women--San Antonio (Tex.)--Interviews; Women in politics--Texas--San Antonio.;
    • Retired Judge; community volunteer. Topics: Family law, politics in San Antonio, career.
    • Archives for Research on Women and Gender Oral History Project
    • Interview with Tom Tanamachi and Mitsuye Tanamachi, 1979

    • Tonamachi, Tom.; Tonamachi, Mitsuye.; Japanese Americans--Texas.; Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.; Farming.; Rio Grande Valley.
    • San Benito, TX Tom Tonamachi and his wife Mitsuye, describe experiences with relocation and internment camp for their families who were living in California during WWII and their move to Texas for an opportunity farming in the Rio Grande Valley.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Steve Swenson, 2000

    • Ranch life--Texas.; Stamford (Tex.).; Swenson, Swede.; Swenson, Bill.; Swenson, Swante Magnus.; Swedish Americans.; Swenson Land and Cattle Company.; Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association.
    • Developed from property purchased in 1838 by Swante Magnus Swenson, his grandfather and the first Swedish settler in Texas, Swenson describes the history and ranching operations of the Swenson Land and Cattle Company.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Oral History Interview with Fred Pfeiffer, J.W. Thompson and Blair Warren

    • San Antonio River Authority
    • Subjects discussed in this interview include: Apache Creek; board activities/composition, politics/staff relations; Corps of Engineers; engineering; facilities; floods and flood control; intergovernmental relations; lawsuits (condemnations, water...
    • San Antonio River Authority Records
    • Interview with Mrs. Charles Wilson, 09-27-1993

    • Civil Rights.; African Americans--Texas.; Marshall (Tex.).; African Americans--Education--Texas.; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.; Voting.
    • Austin, Texas and Marshall, Texas Mrs. Charles Wilson describes her personal experiences living in Texas and actively working in the civil rights movement. The second interview relates more specifically to her involvement with the NAACP.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Nancy Medrano, 2011

    • Football--Texas.; Youth league football.; Football--fans.;Football--coaching.; John Jay High School (San Antonio, Tex.).; University of Texas at San Antonio--Football.
    • Nancy Medrano discusses her family involvement in sports, particularly the way she serves as a parent to support her son's football teams.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Slade D. Cutter, Captain, USN Retired, 1984

    • Submarine warfare.; Pearl Harbor, attack on, 1941.; World War 1939-1945--Naval operations, submarines.
    • World War II submarine commands during which he sunk 19 enemy vessels, the second highest tally among American sub commanders. Cutter's observations and opinions are historic -- from his views that inferior Japanese radar was a major factor in the...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Graciela Sanchez, June 10, 1997

    • Animal rights activists--Texas.; Esperanza Peace and Justice Center (San Antonio, Tex.); Women--San Antonio (Tex.)--Interviews;
    • Human rights activist; Executive Director, Esperanza Center. Topics: Progressive activism in San Antonio.
    • Archives for Research on Women and Gender Oral History Project
    • Oral History Interview with H.B. Ruckman III and Adair Sutherland

    • San Antonio River Authority
    • Subjects discussed in this interview include: accreditation; board activities/composition, politics/staff relations; bonds; congressional and legislative relations; downstream activities; El Oso Rural Water Supply Corporation; floods and flood...
    • San Antonio River Authority Records
    • Interview with Allan Vache, 1980.

    • Jazz; Jazz musicians; Orchestras and bands; Cullum, Jim; Vache, Warren; Davern, Kenny; San Antonio (Tex.); Happy Jazz Band
    • Interview is one of series by Sterlin Holmesly: “Jazz”. Allan Vache, clarinetist for Happy Jazz Band with Jim Cullum, discusses his musical backgound and experiences in San Antonio and with other musicians throughout the county.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Jack N. Nahas, 1997

    • Lebanese Americans.; St. George Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church.; Churches--Texas.
    • Nahas , born in Tripoli, Lebanon and brought to the U.S. by his parents in 1912, discusses his Lebanese heritage and his father who was an ordained Antiochian Orthodox priest serving an extensive area in the U.S., Mexico and Central America.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Fay Sinkin, May 13, 1997

    • Women civic leaders--Texas--San Antonio; Water quality--Texas--Edwards Aquifer.;
    • Civic activist (water issues); first woman elected director and Bexar County chair of the Edwards Underground Water District (1983-1989); first woman to serve on the Board of Health in San Antonio; former president of San Antonio Chapter of the...
    • Archives for Research on Women and Gender Oral History Project
    • Interview with Dorothy Robinson, 1994

    • Civil rights movements--Texas, East.; Civil Rights.; Robinson, Frank James, 1902-1976.; African Americans--Texas.
    • African American educator, Dorothy Robinson discusses her personal philosophy, family history, career and civil rights work of her husband, Frank Robinson, particularly in Palestine, Texas, which she continued after his death.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with John Jefferson Visor, 1996

    • African American cowboys.; Cowboys--personal narratives.; Horses.
    • Office of the Tarrant County Black History and Genealogical Society, Fort Worth, TX. Living and working on his own after his mother's death when he was nine years old, John Visor decided that he preferred working with horses over picking cotton to...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Bonnie Reed, July 17, 1997

    • Women lawyers--Texas--Bexar County; Women--San Antonio (Tex.)--Interviews; Women in politics--Texas--San Antonio.;
    • Retired Judge; community volunteer. Topics: Family law, politics in San Antonio, career.
    • Archives for Research on Women and Gender Oral History Project
    • Interview with Jim Walker Moore, 1978.

    • Conjoined twins; Hilton, Daisy, 1908-1969; Hilton, Violet, 1908-1969; Freak shows
    • An interview with Jim Walker Moore about conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton, 1978.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Kathryn Hearn, 2007

    • Birth control--Texas.; Planned Parenthood Association of Hidalgo County, Texas, Inc.;
    • Planned Parenthood of Hidalgo County operates health clinics in the cities of McAllen, Mission, Edinburg and Weslaco. They provide family planning and sexual health care services for men and women. Kathryn Hearn was the Community Services Director...
    • University of Texas at San Antonio. Libraries Special Collections Oral History Collection;

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