Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.F.009
Dates: 1932 - 1967
Creator: University Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
Persons:
  • Ashley, Marshel
  • Horn, Jeff L.
  • LaGrone, Herbert F.
  • Nelson, I. I.
  • Pittinger, B. F.
  • Stepan, Joe R.
Organizations:
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • University Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin
  • School districts--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.004
Dates: 1919 - 2001
Creator: Austin Council of Parent-Teacher Associations
Persons:
  • Ruiz, Ruth
  • Gage, Winnie
  • Bonavita, Evelyn
  • Manning, Nancy
  • Everett, Leigh
  • Bessner, Ray
  • Cook, Karen
  • Williams, Karen
  • Moore, J. H.
  • Shivers, Allan
  • Shepperd, John Ben
Organizations:
  • Austin City Council of Parent-Teachers
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Texas Congress of Parents and Teachers
  • Junior League of Austin (Tex.)
  • Texans War on Drugs Committee
  • Austin School Improvement League
  • Council of Presidents
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Parents' and teachers' associations
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Fisher and Scarborough Families Papers

AR.K.001
Dates: 1867 - 1937
Creator: Fisher and Scarborough families
Persons:
  • Fisher, Samuel Rhoads
  • Fisher, Walter Wooldridge
  • Fisher, Julia MacRae Scarborrough
  • Niles, Juliet
  • Walther, Julia Emerson Fisher
  • Scarborough, Emerson Monroe
  • Scarborough, Ada Ledbetter
Organizations:
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Beau Site subdivision, Division C (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Automobiles
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
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Fleece Philips Purnell Papers

AR.L.001
Dates: 1853 - 1968
Creator: Purnell, Fleece Ogarita Philips, 1888-
Persons:
  • Purnell, Leland Everett
  • Cunningham, LaNell Webb Purnell
  • Purnell, Fleece Ogarita Philips
  • Bracken, Edward R., Mrs
  • Philips, Blanche Bracken
  • Philips, John Hall
  • Webb, James Leland
Organizations:
  • National Society, United Daughters of 1812. Oliver Hazard Perry Chapter (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.L.015
Dates: 1886 - 1987
Creator: O'Quinn, Trueman E.; Porter, Jenny Lind; Hofer, Thelma Ethel; Austin History Center Association
Persons:
  • Henry, O.
  • Hall, Gilman
  • Henry, Olivier
  • Hofer, Ethel
  • Jennings, Al
  • Morley, Christopher
  • O'Quinn, Kerry
  • O'Quinn, Trueman E.
  • Porter, Athol Estes
  • Porter, Jenny Lind
  • Porter, Margaret Worth Sartin
  • Porter, Sarah Lindsay Coleman
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Smoot, Lawrence K.
Organizations:
  • First National Bank of Austin
  • Maddox Brothers and Anderson, Land Agents
  • Texas. General Land Office
Places:
  • Asheville (N.C.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Columbus (Ohio)
  • Greensboro (N.C.)
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • La Salle County (Tex.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • American literature
  • Authors, American--19th century--Biography
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Journalism
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Eugene T. Digges Collection of the Fontaine Family

AR.M.002
Dates: 1792 - 1947
Creator: Digges, Eugene T., Sr.
Persons:
  • Fontaine, Patrick Henry
  • Fontaine, Philip Aylett
  • Sampson, Sarah Spotswood Fontaine
  • Fontaine, William Spotswood
  • Fontaine, Sarah Shelton Aylett
  • Fontaine, William Winston
  • Fontaine, Mary Adelaide
  • Fontaine, Lansing
  • Digges, Eugene T.
Organizations:
  • Gilleland Academy
  • Improvement in Propulsion of Canal Boats
  • Virginia Historical Society
  • Texas Female Institute
  • Gammel's Book Store
  • Red Front Candy Store
  • Corner and Fontaine Book Co.
  • Capital City Book Co.
  • Bismark Saloon
Places:
  • Virginia--Genealogy
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects:
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Education--Texas
  • Families
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Mary Jane Grant Fehr Papers

AR.M.007
Dates: 1931 - 1962
Creator: Fehr, Mary Jane Grant
Persons:
  • Fehr, Mary Jane
  • Dobie, Bertha McKee
  • De Longe, M.
Organizations:
  • United Fund (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Gardening--Texas
  • Travelers' writings, American
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.O.004
Dates: 1893 - 2005
Creator: American History Club
Persons:
  • Arthur, Dora F.
  • Brush, Laura
  • Colby, Minnie
  • Davis, Lucy
  • Freeman, Lizzie
  • Freeman, Rosa
  • Inglehart, Fannie Gooch
  • Lewright, Estelle
  • Smither, Harriet Wingfield
  • Steele, Laura L.
  • Spaulding, Maimie
  • Taylor, Bride N.
Organizations:
  • The American History Club (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Woman's Club
  • Pathfinders (Organization)
  • Texas Federation of Women's Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Societies--History, organization, etc.
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Clubs--Texas--Travis County
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Creative works
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

John Samuel Brownlee Family Papers

AR.O.015
Dates: 1889 - 1963
Creator: Brownlee, John Samuel, 1848-1909
Persons:
  • Brownlee, John Samuel
  • Brownlee, May Banford
  • Brownlee, Charles Hansford
  • Brownlee, Mary Watson
  • Brownlee, John Houghton
  • Benson, Florence Brownlee
  • Miller, May Belle Brownlee
  • Harris, May Diane Miller
  • Miller, Sampson Oliver, Jr.
Organizations:
  • Freemasons
  • University of Texas
  • Travis Audubon Society
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • American Legion
  • University Preparatory and Grammar School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Order of the Violet Crown
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wooldridge Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Order of the Eastern Star
Places:
  • Burnet (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Physicians--Texas
  • Medicine--Texas--History
  • Families--Texas
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Elections
  • Freemasons--Texas
  • Societies--Texas--Austin
  • Private Schools--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Autographs--Collectors and collecting
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Theater programs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Joseph and Lois F. Boyle Papers

AR.P.004
Dates: 1917 - 1965
Creator: Boyle, Joseph; Boyle, Lois
Persons:
  • Boyle, Joseph A.
  • Boyle, Lois F. Hood
  • Clark, Shirley Boyle
  • Long, Haniel
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Poets
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
Access: Available on-site
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