Archives & Manuscripts Index

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Barker, Anderson, and Taliaferro Family Papers

AR.G.004
Dates: 1841 - 1906
Creator: Barker, Anderson, and Taliaferro families
Persons:
  • Barker, Ben M.
  • Anderson, Washington
  • Anderson, Mary Ann Glasscock
  • Taliaferro, Robert Hay
  • Glasscock, Stephen C.
  • Taliaferro, Lucile
Organizations:
  • Texas Veteran Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
Access: Available on-site
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Lane Family Papers

AR.G.005
Dates: 1880 - 1928
Creator: Lane family
Persons:
  • Lane, David Addison
  • Lane, Mattie Callaway
  • Callaway, John Isaac
  • Callaway, Martha Antoinette Long
  • Lane, Joe Callaway
  • Lane, John Callaway
  • Lane, Roy Callaway
Organizations:
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • New Orleans College of Dentistry
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas. National Guard
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Posters
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
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John Robert Williams Texana Collection

AR.H.007
Dates: 1860 - 1934
Creator: Williams, John Robert
Persons:
  • Williams, James Robert
  • Dienst, Alexander
  • McCall, John David
  • Pearce, James Edwin
  • Swisher, John Milton
  • Pease, E. M. (Elisha Marshall)
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • Nalle, Oida Ferguson
  • Armijo, Manuel
  • DeGress, Jacob C.
  • DeMorse, Charles
  • Johnston, Albert Sidney
Organizations:
  • Texas. State Department of Education
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas. Supreme Court
  • University of Texas
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Texas Co-operative Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Army
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Waco, (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Texas--Politics and government
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects:
  • Voting--Texas
  • Taxation
  • Governors
  • Postal service
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Legal briefs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • 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
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Bertram E. Giesecke Papers

AR.W.007
Dates: 1947 - 1950
Creator: Giesecke, Bertram E.
Persons:
  • Mimitz, Chester
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Connally, John Bowden
  • McNeil, W. J.
  • Symington, W. Stuart
  • Bensen, Lloyd, Jr.
  • Pike, Sumner
  • Johnson, Louis
  • Renfrow, Louis H.
  • Smith, W. R., Jr.
  • Ruth, Babe
  • Giesecke, Julius
Organizations:
  • United States. President's Commission on Housing
  • Kuehne, Chasey & Giesecke
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects:
  • Housing
  • Architects--Texas--Austin
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Confederate States of America--Army--Biography
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Programs/fliers
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
Access: Available on-site
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Frank Caldwell Texana Collection

AR.X.016
Dates: 1838 - 1962
Creator: Caldwell, Frank, 1883-1962
Persons:
  • Caldwell, Frank
  • Dietrich, Charles Edwin
  • Sayers, Joseph Draper
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Texas--History--Collectors and collecting
Subjects:
  • Historians--Texas
  • Postcards--Collectors and collecting
  • Autographs--Collectors and collecting
  • Booksellers and bookselling
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Real property records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2015.039
Dates: 1941 - 1989
Creator: Auld Lang Syne Luncheon Club
Persons:
  • McSween, Elizabeth
Organizations:
  • Auld Lang Syne Luncheon Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Ann Fears Crawford Papers

AR.1991.011
Dates: 1969 - 2004
Creator: Crawford, Ann Fears
Persons:
  • Crawford, Ann Fears
  • Jordan, Barbara
Organizations:
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • State of Texas
  • Concordia Lutheran College (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Authors, American--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Art
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Kreisle Family Papers

AR.2005.002
Dates: 1920 - 1998
Creator: Kreisle family
Persons:
  • Kreisle, Edwin C.
  • Kreisle, Leonard
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Architects--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

W. E. Tinsley Papers

AR.2005.022
Dates: 1928 - 1998
Creator: Tinsley, W. E.
Persons:
  • Tinsley, W. E.
Organizations:
  • Texas Water Development Board
  • Municipal Advisory Council of Texas
Places:
  • Pflugerville (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Programs/fliers
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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