Archives & Manuscripts Index

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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
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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
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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)
  • A.N. McCallum High School
  • 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
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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
  • 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
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St. David's Episcopal Church Records

AR.Q.009
Dates: 1882 - 1974
Creator: St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
Persons:
  • Caswell, William Thomas
  • Peel, Alice
  • Graham, Anita Laura Goeth
  • Page, Charles H., Jr.
Organizations:
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects:
  • Church
Formats:
  • Architectural drawings
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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AR.Q.020
Dates: 1969 - 1986
Creator: Austin Ethnic History Association (Austin, Tex.)
Persons:
  • Hart, Katherine
  • Kocurek, Willie
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Simond, Ada DeBlanc
  • Widen, Carl T.
Organizations:
  • Austin Ethnic History Association (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Office of Bicentennial Affairs
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects:
  • Ethnic groups--Texas--Austin
  • Ethnicity--Texas--Austin
  • Folk festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Societies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
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AR.R.015
Dates: 1918 - 1971
Creator: Pinckey, Pauline A., 1889-1982
Persons:
  • Pinckney, Pauline A.
  • Pinckney, Stephen L.
  • Pinckney, Sallie M.
  • Rush, William
  • Melcher, Julius
  • Rumney, William
  • Cowen, Alfred B.
  • Lavender, Eugenia Ettiennee Aubanel
  • Wolz, George
  • Andrews, Ambrose
  • Grenet, Edward Louis
  • Hadra, Eda Wiesselberg
Organizations:
  • Index of American Design
  • Amon Carter Museum of Western Art
  • Norton Publishing Company
  • Federal Art Project
  • Prairie Oil & Gas Co. (Tex.)
  • Texas Rural Communities, Inc.
Places:
  • United States--Social life and customs
  • Sipe Springs (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Wood-carving--United States
  • Figureheads of ships
  • Folk art--United States
  • Women authors, American
  • Artists--Texas
  • Painters--Texas
  • Oil and gas leases--Management
  • Folk art--Study and teaching
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.S.008
Dates: 1873 - 1960
Creator: Stayton, Robert W., Jr., 1886-1963
Persons:
  • Stayton, Robert Weldon, Sr.
  • Stayton, Robert Weldon
  • Stayton, Jennie Vineyard
  • Stayton, Annie Robertson
  • Stayton, John W.
  • Stayton, Annie Louise
  • Stayton, George Kleberg
  • Stayton, Hallie Bremond
  • Evans, Nellie Robertson
  • Evans, George
  • Evans, A. D. (Druce)
  • Robertson, Randolph
  • Robertson, Richard
Organizations:
  • Texas Bar Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States Civil Service Commission. Board of Legal Examiners
  • Texas Law Review Association
  • Kleberg & Stayton
  • University of Texas. School of Law
  • Texas Law Review Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Corpus Christi (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas
  • Courts--Texas
  • Civil procedure--Texas
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • Practice of law--Texas--History
  • Law--Study and teaching
  • Professional associations
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
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AR.V.003
Dates: 1969 - 1983
Creator: Austin Alliance for Smooth Transition
Organizations:
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Texas Education Agency
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.). Board of Trustees
  • Austin Alliance for Smooth Transition
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.). Parents Task Force for Desegregation
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.). Task Force for Community Groups and Citizens
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects:
  • School integration--Texas--History--20th century
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Mexican Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.W.001
Dates: 1963 - 1986
Creator: Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth, 1920-1999
Persons:
  • Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth
  • Hamilton, Edward Rhodes
  • Schmidt, May Irene Hamilton
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Nofziger, Max
  • Andrade, Erasmo Wilivaldo
  • Richards, Ann
Organizations:
  • Mathews Community School
  • Maplewood Community School Advisory Council
  • Brooke Community School
  • Rosedale/Brykerwoods Community Schools
  • Clarksville/West End Jazz & Arts Festival
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.). Jail Overcrowding Task Force
  • Austin/Travis County Senior Luncheon Program
  • Retired Senior Volunteer Program (U.S.)
  • Stimulating the Neighborhood Action Process
  • Community Education Consortium (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Community Education Association
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Errants
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Community schools--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Jails--Overcrowding--Texas--Travis County
  • Alternatives to imprisonment--Texas--Travis County
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Elections--Texas--Travis County
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
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