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KUHF

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KUHF Houston Public Radio is licensed to the University of Houston, but is fully self-supported through gifts from individuals, corporations, other non-profits and foundations in the greater Houston area. It is a fully professional radio station, certified by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and is a member of National Public Radio (NPR), American Public Media (APM) and Public Radio International (PRI). KUHF employs 52 full-time staff in the areas of broadcast production and on-air operations; broadcast journalism and reporting; information technology and Web design; engineering; fundraising and development; marketing and business administration. Houston Public Radio exists first, to serve its listeners, in particular, and the community, in general. We care about arts, culture, information and education. We believe that Houston Public Radio is a positive, uplifting influence, both vital and necessary to our community.

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Henry B. Gonzalez – a long-time congressman and civil rights pioneer.

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  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
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Walter Prescott Webb – one of the state’s most significant historians and scholars.

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  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
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James L. Farmer – a pioneering civil rights leader.

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  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
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Henry Allen Bullock devoted his life to African-American education.

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  • Added: Sep 16, 2015
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Americo Paredes is regarded as one of the foremost Mexican-American scholars of the 20th century.

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  • Added: Sep 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:59
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Tomas Rivera was the son of a farm laborer who became a noted author and educator dedicated to helping first generation college students.

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  • Added: Aug 24, 2015
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Mody Boatright was an influential folklorist and an oral history pioneer.

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  • Added: Aug 24, 2015
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Mollie Evelyn Moore Davis was one of the most important Texas writers of the 19th century.

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  • Added: Jun 11, 2015
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Marion Koogler McNay created the state's first museum of modern art.

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  • Added: Jun 11, 2015
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Bessie Coleman was the first female African-American pilot

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  • Added: Jun 11, 2015
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Melvin Tolson was a inspirational poet, educator and mentor to a generation of young African-Americans.

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  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:59
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John Nance Garner was a powerful politician, who served 15 terms in the House of Representatives and became Speaker of the House. He was also sele...

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  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:59
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Sam Rayburn Rayburn was a masterful politician who served almost 50 years in the U.S, Congress.

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  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
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Mary Maverick was a remarkable early settler in Texas, who documented the challenges of life on the frontier.

  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
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Green and Sara DeWitt were among the earliest Anglo settlers in Texas

  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
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Donald Judd

  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
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Cynthia Ann Parker was the most famous Indian captive in American history

  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
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Russell Lee is one of the most acclaimed American photographers.

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2014
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Rosa Maria Hinojosa de Balli was known as the first "Cattle Queen" of Texas.

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2014
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Laura V Hamner devoted much of her life to preserving and sharing the history of the Texas Panhandle

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
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