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Our Mission: The Friends of the Texas Room seeks to support the collections of the Texas and Local History Department, the Archives and Manuscripts Department, and the Special Collections Department of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center of the Houston Public Library.

The Houston Metropolitan Research Center (HMRC) is the primary resource for the history of Houston.

The Friends of the Texas Room qualifies under Section 501 (c) (3) IRS revenue service code.

Friends of the Texas Room
2019 Board of Directors:
President -
Vice President - Susan Teich
Secretary - Charles Maynard
Treasurer - Frank Jones
Nancy Burch
Anthony Cavender (Julia Ideson Award)
Carol Haddock (Membership)
Jeff Lindemann (Newsletter)
Cathy McCulley
Randall McKinney II
George Werner

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