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Football Fun Fridays! The lighter side of 100 years of BearKat football.

Here in the University Archives we have looked at or scanned what seems like thousands of football related newspaper articles, photographs, and yearbooks during the 100th season of BearKats football. 245 more words

University Archives

On the Return of Joy and the Flood.

When all was lost. When we wept. When there was nothing else to do but wait. In the midst of misfortune, you can stand on rooftops, waving desperately to the incoming helicopters as the flood sets in, clutching all you have left, and still lose everything you hold dear. 144 more words


Three To Donate (2015)

1. Time.
2. Money.
3. Memories.
And an attic roam-
For stuff related to
the Astrodome.


Share Your Astrodome Memories

Astrodome Memories is hosting a Scanning Event, Saturday, August 8th, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM at the Houston Metropolitan Research Center in the Julia Ideson Building, 550 McKinney St. 62 more words


Harris County Judge Ed Emmett discusses hurricanes, indigent health care and (yes) the Astrodome at Houston Skyline Rotary

Harris County Judge Ed Emmett was the featured speaker at the June 2, 2015 meeting of the Rotary Club of Houston Skyline at the Kim Son restaurant just outside downtown Houston. 149 more words

Government & Politics

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - Throw Back Thursday to 1966

Thursday, April 23, 2015 – Throw Back Thursday to 1966

How’s this for a Throw Back Thursday?

 On April 23, the Houston Astros had an open date. 12 more words