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Cullinan, Whitmire, Heights Woman’s Club Finding Aids

Carey C. Shuart Women's Archive and Research Collection, Finding Aids, Houston History Archives

Several new finding aids are up on TARO this week, each representing a unique part of Houston history:

Joseph Stephen Cullinan Collection

Back at UH after their long term loan to the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, the collection documents the life and work of Joseph Cullinan, founder of the Texas Company and one of Houston’s most influential citizens. 

Kathryn J. Whitmire Papers 

The papers of former Houston mayor Kathy Whitmire, the first woman elected to Houston City government, are now housed in the Women’s Archives. 

Houston Heights Woman’s Club Records

Founded in 1906 by some of the founding women residents of the Houston Heights, the records of this organization document civic, cultural and literary activities.


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