Where to go for additional research information:

The first library in Pasadena was located in the newly constructed school in 1912. Over 500 volumes were available on a daily basis. The city library began as part of the county system with 100 books in 1922. The following year the collection was moved to the Post Office. About 1930 the library was moved to the new city hall building.

Pasadena Public Library
Pasadena History Collection
Harris County Genealogical Society Collection
Main Library: 1201 Minerva, Pasadena, Tx 77506: 713-477-0276
Harris County Library System
Edith Wilson Memorial Library
Texas History Section
526 San Jacinto, La Porte, Tx 77571: 713-471-4022
Evelyn Meador Branch
Local History Collection
2400 N. Meyer Rd, Seabrook, Tx 77586: 713-474-9142
South Houston Branch
Local History Collection
607 Ave. A, South Houston, Tx 77587: 713-941-2385
Houston Public Library
Main Library: 500 McKinney, Houston, Tx 77002: 713-236-1313
Clayton Library for Genealogical Research 5300 Grimes, Houston, Tx 77004: 713-524-0101
Houston Metropolitan Research Center pre 1900 Texas history & depository for Texas State Archives
Julia Ideson Building, 3rd. Floor 500 McKinney Houston, Tx 77002 713-222-4900
Rice University
Fondren Library
6100 Main, Houston, Tx 77005: 713-285-5113
University of Houston
Main Campus
M. D. Anderson Library
University of Houston
Clear Lake Campus
Alfred Neumann Library
San Jacinto College
Central Campus Library
Texas History Room
8060 Spencer Highway, Pasadena, Tx 77501: 713-476-1857
South Campus Library
13735 Beamer Road, Houston, Tx 77089: 713-922-3416
Sterling Library
Local History Collection
Mary Elizabeth Wilbanks Ave., Baytown, Tx 77520: 713-427-7331
Fort Bend County Libraries
Local History and Genealogy
1001 Golfview, Richmond, Tx 77469-5199: 713-341-2608
Rosenburg Library
History Room
2301 Sealy Ave., Galveston, Tx 77550: 409-763-8854

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