Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.Q.002
Dates: 1840 - 1970
Creator: Long, Walter Ewing, 1886-1973
Persons:
  • Long, Walter Ewing
Organizations:
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • Rotary Club of Austin
  • Texas Chamber of Commerce
  • Texas Manufacturing Association
  • Texas Centennial Committee
  • Texas Commercial Executives Association
  • Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Brackenridge Tract (Austin, Tex.)
  • Colorado River--Texas
  • Penn Field (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas--Camp Swift
  • Brackenridge Tract (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Agriculture--Economic aspects--Texas--Travis County
  • Cities and towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Authors, American--Texas--Austin
  • Industries--Texas--Austin
  • Labor supply--Texas--Austin
  • Roads--Design and construction
  • Anniversaries--Texas
  • Water-power--Texas
  • Dams--Texas
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • Silk industry
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Tourism--Marketing
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Art
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Real property records
  • Digital 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.Z.027
Dates: 1864 - 1999
Creator: Shepherd, Powell, 1939-1999
Persons:
  • Shepherd, Powell
  • Shepherd, Grace
  • Shepherd, Roger Sterling
  • Shepherd, Roger David
  • Manry, Joe Edgar
  • Brown, Dwane
  • Weyrich, Fred
  • Born, Frank
  • Cox, Michael
  • Eldredge, Letitia
  • McGaughey, Tina
  • Sage, Carole
  • Sage, Francis
  • Wigman, Mary
  • Braden, Kay Frances
  • Paddie, Dennis
  • White, Tom
  • Myers, M. Richard
Organizations:
  • University of Texas at Austin. Department of Theatre and Dance
  • Austin Circle of Theatres
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • La Mama Theatre
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Leona (Tex.)
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Subjects:
  • Dance--Texas--Austin
  • Dance--Study and Teaching
  • Dance--Production and direction
  • Creative writing
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Theater--Texas--Austin
  • Playwriting
  • Diaries
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
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AR.2001.018
Dates: 1934 - 2014
Creator: Paramount Theater for Performing Arts
Persons:
  • Root, Charles
  • Novy, Louis
  • Hoblitzelle, Carl
  • Bernardoni, John
Organizations:
  • Interstate Theatre Corporation
  • Paramount Theatre for the Performing Arts
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Theater--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration--Texas--Austin
  • Motion picture theaters--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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AR.1991.026
Dates: 1953 - 2005
Creator: Women's Symphony League of Austin
Organizations:
  • Women's Symphony League of Austin
  • Austin Symphony Orchestra
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
  • Symphony orchestras--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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Ballet Austin, Inc. Records

AR.1998.013
Dates: 1956 - 2015
Creator: Ballet Austin
Persons:
  • Guinn, Velma
  • Payne, Barbara
  • Carson, Barbara
  • Guinn, Velma Lee
Organizations:
  • Ballet Austin
  • Austin Ballet Society
  • Southwest Regional Ballet Association
  • Ballet Austin Academy
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Dance--Texas--Austin
  • Ballet companies--Texas--Austin
  • Ballet dancing--Study and teaching
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Membership records
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Advance notice required
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Caroline Sutton Clark Austin Ballet Theatre Collection

AR.2017.003
Dates: 1970 - 1982
Creator: Clark, Caroline Sutton
Persons:
  • Hall, Stanley
  • Hendrix, Betty
  • Logan, Arletta Howard
  • Logan, John
  • Thompson-Price, Judy
Organizations:
  • Austin Ballet Theatre
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Dance--Texas--Austin
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
  • Ballet dancing
Formats:
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Transcripts
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
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Beulah Agnes Curry Jones Papers

AR.2020.011
Dates: 1950 - 2012
Creator: Jones, Beulah Agnes Curry
Persons:
  • Jones, Beulah Agnes Curry
  • DeWitty, Virgie Maye Carrington
Organizations:
  • Texas Music Museum
  • Ebenezer Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Huston-Tillotson University
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Musicians--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • African American women singers
  • African American musicians
  • African Americans--Social life and customs
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Journals/diaries
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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