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    • Interview with Henry Davenport, 1988

    • Anderson County (Tex.).; Palestine (Tex.).; Cotton.; Salt industry and trade--Texas.; Railroads--Texas.; Amusements.
    • Palestine, Texas Palestine native Henry Davenport recalls his hometown's prominence through most of the 20th century when it flourished as a cotton center, a player in the East Texas oil boom of the 1930s and as a major rail and industrial center.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Charles Becker, 1994.

    • San Antonio (Tex.)--politics and government.; San Antonio (Tex.)--economic conditions
    • San Antonio, Texas. The man who broke the Good Government League’s 20-year control of San Antonio’s city government, Charles Becker, talks about his service as mayor for four years and a City Councilman for two. He also expresses his long-term...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Gay Pride Picnics, 1994

    • Gay community--Texas--San Antonio. Gay rights--Texas--San Antonio. Gays--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States. Gays--Texas--San Antonio--Social conditions. Gays--Texas--Societies and clubs. Gays--Texas--San Antonio--Policial activity....
    • Gay Pride Picnics, 1994
    • San Antonio Lesbian Gay Assembly (SALGA)
    • Interview with Emilio Torres, 2008

    • San Antonio (Tex.).; Mexican Americans.; Kelly Air Force Base (Tex.).; Air pilots.;
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    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with James "Jim" Eng, 1997.

    • Chinese Americans.; San Antonio (Tex.).; Food; Stores--retail; Schools--San Antonio (Tex.).; Discrimination.
    • 3643 Running Springs Road, San Antonio, Texas Born in China, Jim Eng came to San Antonio at age seven and spent the rest of his life in the close social and cultural setting of the Chinese-American community. The son of a Chinese grocer, Eng was a...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Betty Detmer, 2011

    • Detmer, Sonny.; Football--Texas.; Football--coaches.
    • With husband and children involved in coaching athletics, Betty Detmer discusses her experiences and views on family involvement in sports.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with John L. Davis, 07-25-2008.

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio; Exhibitions and museums; Shuffler, R. Henderson (Ralph Henderson), 1908--1975; Ransom, Harry Huntt, 1908-1976; Baker, Oscar Terrell, 1910-2006.
    • Davis shares his knowledge of the development of the Institute of Texan Cultures as a public museum, particularly the Folklife Festival, and relates background on the people and events involved in this process.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Martin D. Tschirhart, 2008

    • Tschirhart, Martin D.; Tschirhart, August L. ;Hearses (Vehicles).; Burial;United States--Navy.; Castroville (Tex.).; University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio.
    • Martin D. Tschirhart tells of the burial ceremonies and stories about horse-drawn hearse that was maintained and driven by his father, August L. Tschirhart, who was paid by families to transport bodies in communities around Castroville, Texas. ...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with George Farris, 1979.

    • Farris, George.; Internment Camp (Crystal City, Tex.).; Crystal City (Tex.); Japanese Americans--Texas.
    • Carrizo Springs, Texas George Farris, who worked as a guard at the Internment Camp School in Crystal City, Texas, describes security for the camp and gives some personal family history.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Wilson Davis, 1980.

    • Tuba; Jazz musicians; Cullum, Jim;Happy Jazz Band; African American musicians.
    • A businessman whose lifelong love of jazz prompted several stints as a tuba and sousaphone player, Willson Davis was an original member of San Antonio’s famous Happy Jazz Band from 1963 -73. Davis performed with several bands while in college in...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Counter Budget press release

    • Communities Organized for Public Service (San Antonio, Tex.); Metro Alliance (San Antonio, Tex.); Communities Organized for Public Service (San Antonio, Tex.); Metro Alliance (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Administration: Press Releases: Counter Budget, 1975
    • Communities Organized for Public Service/Metro Alliance Records; Communities Organized for Public Service/Metro Alliance Records

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