This collection consists of photographs and fliers of Sharon and Lew Andre Mathews and other musicians.
Hailing from New York, Sharon Sterler moved to Houston in the mid-1970s. She worked at a variety of music venues, including Anderson Fair Retail Restaurant, Houlihan's No. 2, Rockefeller's, among others.
After growing up in a military household, Lew Andre Mathews moved to Houston in 1972. He played solo at Anderson Fair Retail Restaurant. He later traveled throughout Texas with a variety of bands, including the Danny Epps Band, the Hemmer Ridge Mountain Boys, and The Louvres.
Lew Andre Mathews married Sharon Sterler in the mid-1980s. Soon after, they relocated to Austin. In 1989, Lew Andre Mathews took a job at UCLA. He and Sharon began performing in and around California until they moved back to Texas. Lew Andre Mathews continues to perform and is in the band The Patrons.