Archives & Manuscripts Index

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Alexander Caswell Ellis Memorial Collection On Mental Health Records

AR.G.001
Dates: 1949 - 1960
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Public Library
Persons:
  • Ellis, A. Caswell (Alexander Caswell)
Organizations:
  • Texas Society For Mental Health
  • Austin Public Library
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Mental health
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.052
Dates: 1894 - 1975
Creator: Weed family; Aden family
Persons:
  • Weed, Thurlow Brush
  • Weed, Thurlow Bobby, Jr.
  • Weed, Daisy Belle
  • Weed, Katherine Harriet
  • Weed, Osborne Waverly
  • Weed, Orella
  • Weed, Laura
  • Weed, Valentine Osborne
  • Weed, Agnes Irene Aden
  • Weed, Bella Brush
  • Weed, Austin Earl
  • Aden, Helen
  • Aden, Margaret
  • Aden, Eunice
  • Aden, Clarence M.
  • Aden, John Dunlap
Organizations:
  • Lions International
  • Texas Embalmers Association
  • Girl Scouts of the United States of America
  • Scottish Rite (Masonic order)
  • New York University
  • Thurlow B. Weed Funeral Home
  • Weed and Rosengren Liverymen and Undertakers
  • Austin Girl Scout Council
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Lake Medina
Subjects:
  • Undertakers and undertaking--Texas--Austin
  • Freemasons--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Girl Scouts--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Architectural drawings
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.Z.004
Dates: 1892 - 1982
Creator: Texas Fine Arts Association
Persons:
  • McClendon, James Wooten
  • Weller, Lucille Edgar
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Driscoll, Clara
  • Dibrell, Ella Peyton Dancy
Organizations:
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
  • Texas Commission on the Arts and Humanities
  • Texas Fine Arts Commission
  • Austin Arts Council (Austin, Tex.)
  • Heritage Society of Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Art--Texas--Austin--Societies, etc.--History
  • Art museums--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
  • Real property records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1997.007
Dates: 1895 - 2005
Creator: Sheffield, Beverly
Persons:
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Crenshaw, Roberta Reed
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Henry, O.
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Community Foundation
  • Save Barton Creek Association
  • Save Our Springs Coalition
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Deep Eddy Swimming Pool (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Salamanders--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Digital records
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:
AR.2010.007
Dates: 1937 - 2007
Creator: Overton, Volma
Persons:
  • Overton, Volma
  • Overton, Warneta
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • DeWitty, Virgie Maye Carrington
  • Doggett, Lloyd
Organizations:
  • Austin History Center
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Austin Branch
  • Austin NAACP Federal Credit Union (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Rights Commission
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Boys Scouts of America. Troop 70 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas State Conference of the NAACP Branches
  • Oak Springs Elementary (Austin, Tex.). Campus Advisory Council
  • Texas Society to Abolish Capital Punishment
  • United States. Army Reserve
  • United States Postal Service
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Civil rights--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education (Elementary)--Texas--Austin
  • African American students
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Election law--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Ballroom dancing
  • African Americans--Suffrage
  • Social reformers
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Race discrimination--Economic aspects
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in employment--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in public accommodations--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Transcripts
  • Subject/project files
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:

University United Methodist Church Records

AR.1991.022
Dates: 1892 - 1993
Creator: University United Methodist Church
Persons:
  • Heinsohn, Edmund
  • Hickman, J. E.
  • Jones, Herman
  • Kocurek, Willie
  • Schroeder, Bruno
  • Shoop, P. M.
  • Slaughter, Lomis
  • Wolff, Felix
Organizations:
  • University United Methodist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Methodist Women (U.S.)
  • Wesleyan Service Guild
  • Hickman Men's Bible Fellowship Class
  • Urban Area Partnership (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects:
  • Methodist Church--Texas--Austin
  • Bible--Study and teaching
  • Charity--Religious aspects
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1991.027
Dates: 1914 - 2010
Creator: Austin Art League Groups I, III, and V
Persons:
  • Gebauer, Dorothy
  • Weller, Lucille Edgar
  • Thornhill, Mary Lib
Organizations:
  • Austin Art League
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Art history
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Yearbooks
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2006.021
Dates: 1950 - 2005
Creator: Texas Society of Professional Engineers Auxiliary
Persons:
  • Beard, Marjorie
  • Moncure, Leah
  • Nixon, Bille
  • Rigsbee, H. K.
  • Rigsbee, Sharon
Organizations:
  • National Society of Engineers
  • Texas Society of Professional Engineers
  • Texas Society of Professional Engineers Auxiliary
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Civil engineering
  • Engineering--Societies, etc.
  • Professional associations
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Scrapbooks
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Elgin-Butler Brick Company Records

AR.2016.019
Dates: 1880 - 2005
Creator: Elgin-Butler Brick Company
Persons:
  • Butler, Michael
Organizations:
  • Elgin-Butler Brick Company
Places:
  • Elgin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Travis County
  • Brick trade--Texas
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2000.018
Dates: 1916 - 1999
Creator: Heritage Society of Austin
Persons:
  • Smoot, Jane
  • Smoot, Richmond Kelley
  • Smoot, Sallie Graham
  • Hoffman, David Hirsch
  • Utley, Dan K.
Organizations:
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Preservation Austin
  • Bell, Klein & Hoffman
  • Junior League of Austin (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • 6th Street W. 1316
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Subjects:
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Architecture, Domestic--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Architectural drawings
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Real property records
  • Biographical materials
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Transcripts
  • Drawings/sketches
  • Subject/project files
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: