Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.006
Dates: 1890 - 1947
Creator: Hughes, John Reynolds, 1855-1947
Persons:
  • Hughes, John R. (John Reynolds)
  • Hughes, W. P., Jr.
  • Colquitt, Oscar Branch
  • Madero, Francisco I.
  • Alanis, Lázaro S.
  • Grey, Zane
  • Wood, Beverly
  • Cooper, Tex
Organizations:
  • Texas Rangers
  • Texas Rangers. Frontier Battalion. Company D
  • Ex-Texas Rangers Association
Places:
  • Ysleta (Tex.)
  • El Paso (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Law enforcement--Texas
  • Public welfare--Texas
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Morley Brothers Drug Company Ledger

AR.A.014
Dates: 1895 - 1895
Creator: Morley Brothers Drug Company
Organizations:
  • Morley Brothers Drug Company
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Pharmacy--Texas--Austin--History
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Ledgers
Access: Available on-site
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Wagner and Williams Papers

AR.A.015
Dates: 1883 - 1944
Creator: Wagner and Williams
Persons:
  • Wagner, Winnie Wood
  • Silliams, Sarah Caroline
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • San Antonio Street 1934 (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Hotels
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War II
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Ledgers
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.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects:
  • Government--Texas--Travis County
  • Families--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
Excerpt:

Brush Family Papers

AR.B.004
Dates: 1863 - 1971
Creator: Brush family
Persons:
  • Brush, Seba Bogart
  • Brush, George Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Ledgers
  • Certificates
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
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Hilgartner and Palm Papers

AR.B.006
Dates: 1861 - 1937
Creator: Hilgartner and Palm families
Persons:
  • Atwood, Rufus Neely
  • Atwood, William Woods
  • Palm, Adela Belle Atwood
  • Palm, August B.
  • Palm, Mary Josephine
  • Palm, Rufus Atwood
  • Morey, Irene
  • Morey, Lewis Sidney
  • Hilgartner, Adela Belle
  • Hilgartner, Henry Louis
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Money--Confederate States of America
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Scrapbooks
  • Real property records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.C.003
Dates: 1900 - 1956
Creator: Gardner, Charles W., 1877-1922; Gardner, Elizabeth Fromme
Persons:
  • Bracewell, Searcy
  • Gardner, Charles W.
  • Cardner, Elizabeth Fromme
  • Graham, Anita Laura Goeth
Organizations:
  • Austin Community Guidance Center
  • Federated Women's Club
  • Texas Society for Mental Hygiene
  • Tips Engine Works
  • Zeta Tau Alpha
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • St. Louis (Mo.)
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Internal combustion engines
  • Mental health services--Texas
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Patents
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.C.007
Dates: 1868 - 1916
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Volunteer Fire Department
Persons:
  • Ford, W. P.
  • Neyland, W. D.
  • Von Rosenberg, E.
  • Woodward, Clarence L.
Organizations:
  • Austin Hook and Ladder Company No. 1
  • Colorado Fire Company No. 2
  • East Austin Hose Company No. 4
  • Washington Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1
  • Tenth Ward Company No. 8
  • Protection Hose Fire Company No. 3
  • South Austin Fire Company No. 5
  • Hope Hook and Ladder Company, No. 2
  • North Austin Fire Company No. 6
  • West Austin Fire Company No. 7
  • Austin Volunteer Fire Department.
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Fire departments--Texas--Austin
  • Volunteer fire departments--Texas--Austin
  • Volunteer fire fighters
  • Fire prevention
  • Engine companies--Texas--Austin
  • Fire departments--Officials and employees
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Portrait photography
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.D.003
Dates: 1874 - 1954
Creator: Austin Public Schools
Persons:
  • Harris, T. G.
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
Organizations:
  • Austin Graded Schools Board of Directors
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bickler School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Clarksville School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Palm School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Pease School (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Winn Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wooldridge Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Robinson Hill School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Gregorytown School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wheatville Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • School districts--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation in education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Scrapbooks
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

William Dunlap Hunter Papers

AR.E.003
Dates: 1896 - 1935
Creator: Hunter, William
Persons:
  • Hunter, William Dunlap
Places:
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Manor (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Cotton gins and ginning--Texas
  • Grocers--Texas
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
Access: Available on-site
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