Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.002
Dates: 1847 - 1955
Creator: Fisher, Rebecca Jane Gilleland, 1831-1926
Persons:
  • Fisher, Rebecca Jane Gilleland
  • Blandford, Rebecca J. Fisher
  • Davis, Pearl Calhoun
  • Gilleland, Johnstone
  • Gilleland, Mary Barbour
  • Gilleland, William McCalla
  • Fisher, Orceneth
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Little, Henry Morrow
  • Little, Fannie Blanford
  • Graf, Clara Sue
  • Neff, Pat Morris
  • Highsmith, B. F.
  • Noble, Fannie Fisher
  • Noble, Franklin M.
Organizations:
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Philadelphia (Penn.)
  • Refugio County (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • History--Texas
  • Indians of North America--Texas
  • Native Americans
  • Missionaries
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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John H. Robinson Papers

AR.A.003
Dates: 1846 - 1916
Creator: Robinson, John H.
Persons:
  • Bremond, Augusta Palm
  • Bremond, Eugene, Jr.
  • Bremond, John
  • Butler, Josephine Robinson
  • Robinson, Pauline Bremond
  • Robinson, John Henry
  • Robinson, Elizabeth Sheridan
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Real Property--Texas
  • Slavery--Texas--History.
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Real property records
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
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Lawson B. Collins Papers

AR.A.005
Dates: 1870 - 1916
Creator: Collins, Lawson B.
Persons:
  • Collins, Florence
  • Meldrum, Flossie
  • Meldrum, Elizabeth Jane
  • Schofield, Frank
  • Meldrum, Alfred Smith
  • Lykins, Martha
  • Rogers, Susie H.
  • Chamberlain, Minerva
  • Hammond, Mabel
  • Smith, Lucinda
  • Hammond, Dick
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Family--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.A.007
Dates: 1939 - 1955
Creator: Bybee, Ruth, -1969; Bybee, Hal
Persons:
  • Bybee, Ruth Woolery
  • Bybee, Halbert Pleasant
  • Edgar, James Winfred
  • Keuhne, H. F.
  • Jessen & Jessen
  • Fehr & Granger
  • Giesecke & Harris
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
  • Curtis, Corneil G.
Organizations:
  • Austin Community Chest
  • Austin Public Schools. Board of Trustees
  • YWCA Greater Austin (Tex.)
  • Community Council of Austin and Travis
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Administration
  • Civic leaders
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Education
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Stalnaker Family Papers

AR.A.009
Dates: 1839 - 1884
Creator: Stalnaker family
Persons:
  • Johnson, William Henry H.
  • Brigham, Asa
  • Stalnaker, J.W.
  • Cloud, John Wurts
Organizations:
  • Huntsville Penitentiary
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Huntsville Penitentiary
Subjects:
  • Family--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Real property records
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.A.016
Dates: 1881 - 1956
Creator: Numbers, Emily, 1862-1961
Persons:
  • Numbers, Emily Louella
  • Numbers, Melete
  • Numbers, Arta B.
Organizations:
  • West Austin School (Tex.)
  • Numbers School
  • Miss Numbers School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Rio Grande 1205 (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Teachers
  • Private schools
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
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AR.A.021
Dates: 1845 - 1948
Creator: Whitis family
Persons:
  • Bell, Florence Whitis
  • Eno, Mary "Mollie" Whitis
  • Manor, Joseph J.
  • Rogan, Griffith
  • Whitis, Charles Wesley
  • Whitis, Florence
  • Whitis, Gertrude
  • Whitis, John Hancock
  • Whitis, Mary Key
  • Whitis, Rufus
  • Whitis, Thomas P.
Organizations:
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Whitis Avenue School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Manor (Tex.)
  • Webberville (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
  • Barton Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bull Creek (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Private schools--Texas--Austin
  • Business--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Real property records
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
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Matthews and Monroe Families Papers

AR.A.025
Dates: 1852 - 1946
Creator: Matthews family
Persons:
  • Matthews, Ezekiel Steel
  • Matthews, Julia Saunders
  • Monroe, Martha Mandeville Matthews
  • Monroe, Patrick A.
  • Matthews, George Saunders
  • Matthews, Frank
  • Matthews, Lou Ester
  • Matthews, Marshall
  • Matthews, Ollie
  • Monroe, Patrick A.
  • Matthews, George
Organizations:
  • Sampson and Henricks
  • Texas School for the Deaf
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Government--Travis County
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Posters
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
Access: Available on-site
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Drake Family Papers

AR.A.028
Dates: 1842 - 1922
Creator: Drake family
Persons:
  • Raymond, James Hervey
  • Raymond, Margaret Johnston
  • Johnson, Mary (Mollie)
  • Drake, Caroline Fyler
  • Johnson, James Raymond
Organizations:
  • Office of the Price Administration
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Family--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.A.031
Dates: 1878 - 1929
Creator: Allan Junior High School
Persons:
  • Harris, T.G.
Organizations:
  • Allan Junior High School
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Jefferson Debating Society (Austin, Tex.)
  • Allan High School Parent Teacher Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Junior high schools--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
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