Archives & Manuscripts Index

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Lizzie Johnson Papers

AR.A.013
Dates: 1863 - 1874
Creator: Johnson, Lizzie
Persons:
  • Johnson, Lizzie
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Travis County
  • Women--Education
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Membership 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
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
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:

Newgent Family Papers

AR.J.010
Dates: 1884 - 1969
Creator: Newgent family
Persons:
  • Newgent, George A.
  • Newgent, Frances Virginia Foster
  • Newgent, Loula Mae
Organizations:
  • First Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Woman's Federation
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • University of Texas
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Yearbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Journals/diaries
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:

Michael L. Harris Papers

AR.M.012
Dates: 1958 - 1983
Creator: Harris, Michael L.
Persons:
  • Harris, Michael L.
  • Russell, Allen H.
  • Knebel, Edmund P.
  • Richards, Ann
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Doggett, Lloyd
Organizations:
  • Austin Baseball Club (Tex.)
  • Texas League
  • Austin Braves (Baseball team)
  • Austin Senators (Baseball team)
  • McCallum High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Pan American Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Disch Field (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Minor league baseball--Texas
  • Baseball--Texas--History
  • Sports--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Campaign paraphernalia
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Gethsemane Lutheran Church Committee Records

AR.M.013
Dates: 1963 - 1969
Creator: Gethsemane Luthern Church Committee
Persons:
  • Becker, Pauline
Organizations:
  • Gethsemane Lutheran Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects:
  • Church buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Lutheran Church--Texas--Austin--History
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Housewives' League of Austin Records

AR.N.004
Dates: 1917 - 1920
Creator: Housewives League of Austin
Organizations:
  • Housewives League of Austin (U. S.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Food Supply
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Home economics
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

St. Mary's Academy Alumnae Records

AR.O.009
Dates: 1940 - 1943
Creator: St. Mary's Academy Alumnae
Organizations:
  • St. Mary's Academy (Austin, Tex.)
  • International Federation of Catholic Alumnae
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Private Schools--Texas--Austin
  • Catholics--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women and religion--Texas
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Equal rights amendments--Public opinion
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
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