Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.007
Dates: 1939 - 1955
Creator: Bybee, Ruth, -1969; Bybee, Hal
Persons:
  • Bybee, Ruth Woolery
  • Bybee, Halbert Pleasant
  • Edgar, James Winfred
  • Keuhne, H. F.
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
  • Curtis, Corneil G.
Organizations:
  • Austin Community Chest
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.). Board of Trustees
  • YWCA Greater Austin (Tex.)
  • Community Council of Austin and Travis County
  • Jessen & Jessen
  • Fehr and Granger (Architectural firm)
  • Giesecke & Harris (Architectural firm)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Administration
  • Civic leaders
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Education
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.G.003
Dates: 1935 - 1942
Creator: United States Works Projects Administration, Texas District No. 9
Organizations:
  • St. David's Episcopal Church
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Work Projects Administration. Texas District No. 9
  • Texas Historical Records Survey
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • West Avenue School (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Church
  • Federal aid to community development--Texas--Austin
  • Archival surveys--Texas
  • African American students
  • Depressions--1929--Texas
  • Mexican American students--Texas--Austin
  • Public service employment--Texas
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin--History
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Transcripts
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2003.026
Dates: 1967 - 1995
Creator: Flores, Jose, 1941-
Persons:
  • Flores, Jose
Organizations:
  • Allan Junior High School
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Barrington Elementary School
  • Metz Elementary School
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education, Bilingual
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Austin (Tex.). City Council. Lee Cooke Records

AR.S.018
Dates: 1977 - 1981
Creator: Cooke, Lee, 1944-
Persons:
  • Cooke, Lee
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Urban Transportation Department
  • Brackenridge Hospital
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Public utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin
  • Power resources--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Subject/project files
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.U.004
Dates: 1977 - 1983
Creator: Goodman, Richard, 1949-2005
Persons:
  • Goodman, Richard
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Levy, Mike
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Himmelblau, Betty J.
  • Mullen, Ron
  • Snell, Jimmy
  • Trevino, John
  • Deuser, Larry
  • Duncan, Roger
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Wendler, Ed, Jr.
Organizations:
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Water and Wastewater Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Transportation Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Cable Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Environmental Board
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Rainey Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Electric utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Cable television--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ
  • Motorboat racing--Texas--Austin
  • Public works--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Health--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal budgets--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.Z.016
Dates: 1942 - 1973
Creator: Akin, Robert Harry, 1903-1976
Persons:
  • Akin, Harry
  • Kennedy, Robert F.
  • Connally, John Bowden
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Tinstman, Robert M.
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Committee
  • Human Opportunities Committee
  • National Restaurant Association
  • International Association of Hotel, Restaurant, and Café Owners
  • Night Hawk Restaurant
  • Akin Farm
  • Austin (Tex.). Model Cities Program
  • Greater Austin Association
  • Community Council of Austin and Travis County
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Segregation
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Restaurants--Texas--Austin
  • Wages--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Liquor laws--Texas--Austin
  • Bus lines--Texas--Austin
  • Political campaigns
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.Z.018
Dates: 1978 - 2003
Creator: Austin Lesbian/Gay Political Caucus
Persons:
  • Fitzsimmons, Gary
  • Johnson, Donna
  • Maxey, Glen
  • Prevost, Marvin, E.
  • Scott, Scotty
  • Thomas, Steve
  • Zumbrun, Janna
Organizations:
  • Austin Lesbian/Gay Political Caucus
  • Austinites for a Responsive Government (Tex.)
  • Citizens for a United Austin
  • Austin Citizens for Decency
  • Democratic Party (Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • LGBTQ
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Social reformers--Texas
  • Gays--Political activity
  • AIDS (Disease)--Prevention
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin--Law and legislation
  • Discrimination in employment
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Political participation
  • Pressure groups
  • Voter registration
  • Pressure groups
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Membership records
  • Subject/project files
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2015.003
Dates: 2000 - 2009
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Mayor's Committee for People with Disabilities
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Austin Mayor's Committee for People with Disabilities
  • Mayor's Committee for Disabled Persons.
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
Subjects:
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • People with disabilities--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2002.037
Dates: 1962 - 2007
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Urban Renewal Agency Board of Directors
Persons:
  • Golden, L. Wayne
  • Lurie, Leon
  • Chiles, John H.
  • Mosby, J. E.
  • Peason, Wesley
  • Sampler, Charles L.
  • Troiano, Lewis
  • Knickerbocker, Tom
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Urban Renewal Agency
  • Austin Redevelopment Authority
  • Blackshear Residents Organization
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development
  • Historic buildings
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Urban renewal--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2015.023
Dates: 1938 - 1993
Creator: Ashworth family
Persons:
  • Ashworth, Mae Grote
Organizations:
  • Austin Housing Authority
  • United States Housing Authority
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Public housing--Texas--Austin
  • Low-income housing--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Reports
  • Creative works
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

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