Special Collections Saturday

Library: HPL Express Discovery Green

Date: 2/2/2019

Time: 2:00PM - 4:00PM


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HMRC Pops Up! Celebrating African American History Month, featuring photos from the Teal Portrait Studio

The collections of the Houston Public Library’s Houston Metropolitan Research Center (HMRC) reflect the rich and diverse history of the city. This pop-up exhibit is a special opportunity to see and learn about Houston's own Teal Portrait Studio, an influential African-American photographystudio that operated for more than forty years. Come see photos from HMRC’s collections on display and learn how to search and discover interesting materials from HMRC’s holdings using online resources. This exhibit is a part of a series of events celebrating African American History Month. For questions, please contact HMRC at TXR.Reference@houstontx.gov or 832-393-1662.