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American Legion - Travis Post No. 76 Papers

AR.A.032
Dates: 1920 - 1950
Creator: American Legion - Travis Post No. 76
Organizations:
  • American Legion-Travis Post No. 76
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Veterans--Texas--Austin
  • American Legion--Texas--Austin.
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Certificates
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.B.007
Dates: 1952 - 1967
Creator: Texas Swedish Pioneers Association
Organizations:
  • Texas Swedish Pioneers Association
Places:
  • Texas--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Swedes--Texas
  • Sweden--Emigration and immigration--History
  • Swedish Americans--Societies, etc.
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.C.002
Dates: 1857 - 1940
Creator: Wheelock, Edwin Miller, 1829-1901
Persons:
  • Wheelock, Edwin M. (Edwin Miller)
  • Kassel, Charles
  • Savage, M. J.
Organizations:
  • American Unitarian Association
  • First Unitarian Society (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States. Army. Department of the Gulf (1862-1865)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
  • United States--Politics and government
  • Spokane (Wash.)
  • Boston (Mass.)
Subjects:
  • Capitalism--United States--History--19th Century
  • Abolitionists--United States
  • Slavery
  • Unitarian churches--United States
  • Freedmen--Education--History--19th Century
  • Religion and politics
  • Populism--United States--History--19th Century
  • Unitarian Universalist Churches--Sermons
  • Working class--United States--Political activity--History--19th Century
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2014.033
Dates: 2013 - 2014
Creator: McCallum High School Events Team
Organizations:
  • A. N. McCallum High School 60th Anniversary Events Team
  • McCallum High School
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Class reunions--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site;Some portions may require advance notice
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 (Tex.). Volunteer Fire Department.
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Fire departments--Texas--Austin
  • Volunteer fire departments--Texas--Austin
  • Volunteer fire fighters
  • Buildings--Fires and fire prevention
  • Engine companies--Texas--Austin
  • Fire departments--Officials and employees--Texas--Austin
  • 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
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.F.009
Dates: 1932 - 1967
Creator: University Junior High School
Persons:
  • Ashley, Marshel
  • Horn, Jeff L.
  • LaGrone, Herbert F.
  • Nelson, I.I.
  • Pittinger, B.F.
  • Stepan, Joe R.
Organizations:
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • University High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin--History
  • School Districts--Texas-Austin--History
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.004
Dates: 1919 - 2001
Creator: Austin Council of Parent-Teacher Associations
Persons:
  • Ruiz, Ruth
  • Gage, Winnie
  • Bonavita, Evelyn
  • Manning, Nancy
  • Everett, Leigh
  • Bessner, Ray
  • Cook, Karen
  • Williams, Karen
  • Moore, J. H.
  • Shivers, Allan
  • Shepperd, John Ben
Organizations:
  • Parent-Teachers Association
  • Austin City Council of Parent-Teachers
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Texas Congress of Parent-Teachers
  • Junior League
  • Texans' War on Drugs
  • Austin School Improvement League
  • Council of Presidents
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Parents' and teachers' associations
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.024
Dates: 1845 - 1954
Creator: Hirshfeld, Henry, 1834-1911
Persons:
  • Hirshfeld, Henry
  • Hirshfeld, Jennie Melasky
  • Hirshfeld, Morris
  • Hirshfeld, Caroline
  • Hirshfeld, Laura
  • Hirshfeld, Samuel
  • Hirshfeld, Jacob
  • Bernheim, Leila Hirshfeld
  • Bernheim, Henry Hirshfeld
  • Hanna, Marie Hirshfeld Bernheim
  • Frees, Rosa Hirshfeld
  • Free, William Jacob
  • Frees, Miriam Hirshfeld
  • Porter, Athol Estes
Organizations:
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • John T. Allan Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Driskill Hotel
  • B. Melasky & Son (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hirshfeld, Gratz & Company
  • Hirshfeld and Anderson (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hood Seminary (Austin, Tex.)
  • Miss Numbers School (Austin, Tex)
  • Richardson Academy
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Congress Avenue 608 (Austin, Tex.)
  • 9th Street W. 303
  • 9th Street W. 305 (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • German Americans--Social life and customs Jews--Texas
  • Women--Social life and customs
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Freemasons
  • Fraternal organizations
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Autographs--Collectors and collecting
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Judaism--Texas--Austin--Customs and practices
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Private schools
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Naturalization records
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States--Emigration and immigration--History
  • Real property
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Journals/diaries
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Roy Davis Papers

AR.I.010
Dates: 1894 - 1899
Creator: Davis, Roy
Persons:
  • Davis, Roy
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Music
  • Family--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Programs/fliers
  • Creative works
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Austin High School Reunion and Centennial Celebration Papers

AR.J.007
Dates: 1908 - 1981
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons:
  • Huckaby, Mabel (Maud) Haskell
  • Miller, John
  • Weddell, Wray
  • McSpadden, Joe
  • Smith, Leo
  • Reyes, Leo
  • Hayes, Leo
  • Cottingham, Dale
  • Crowe, Jon Page
  • Straiton, Janelle
  • Russell, Martha
  • Anthony, Salome
  • Armstrong, May Belle (Robbins)
  • Baker, Nettie Boswell
Organizations:
  • Austin High School (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • High schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Certificates
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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