A newspaper article by Lera Thomas traveling to the Far East to visit Japan, Korea, Thailand, and South Vietnam. She met with frontline troops and villagers in South Vietnam and examined the economic aid programs sent to SEATO.
This is a picture of the Apollo 7 crew, which was the first Apollo crew following the Apollo 1 disaster. Pictured left to right are Command Module Pilot Donn F. Eisele, Commander Walter M. Schirra, Jr., and Lunar Module Pilot Walter Cunningham.
Space flight; Space programs; Group portraits; Astronauts;
This is a picture of the Apollo 10 space crew in their astronaut suits. Pictured left to right are Lunar Module Pilot Eugene A. Cernan, Command Module Pilot John W. Young, and Commander Thomas P. Stafford.
This a photograph of the flag ceremony that was included in a letter thanking Mrs. Thomas for her donation of an American flag. The letter, from the Knights of Columbus, was dated 1967 sent from Baytown, Texas.
This is a Houston Chronicle article about Mrs. Lera Thomas, who is to run for election on March 26, 1966. Mrs. Thomas made the decision to run for her late husband's seat in Congress. The newspaper is dated Febuary 26, 1966.
Building dedications; Buildings; Historic buildings; Photographs; Houses
The Burrows-(Millard) house after it was awarded a Texas Medallion by the Texas Historical Commission. The black and white photograph was taken from the left front of the house. Constructed between 1867-1874, the house was originally located 1/2...
Newspaper clipping photograph by Owen Johnson includes President John F. Kennedy, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson, Lady Bird Johnson, Lera Millard Thomas, and Albert Thomas on the tarmac at Houston airport. Caption reads "President and Mrs....