Archives & Manuscripts Index

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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:
  • Austin City Council of Parent-Teachers
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Texas Congress of Parents and Teachers
  • Junior League of Austin (Tex.)
  • Texans War on Drugs Committee
  • 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
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.052
Dates: 1894 - 1975
Creator: Weed and Aden families
Persons:
  • Weed, Thurlow Brush
  • Weed, Thurlow Bobby, Jr.
  • Weed, Daisy Belle
  • Weed, Katherine Harriet
  • Weed, Osborne Waverly
  • Weed, Orella
  • Weed, Laura
  • Weed, Valentine Osborne
  • Weed, Agnes Irene Aden
  • Weed, Bella Brush
  • Weed, Austin Earl
  • Aden, Helen
  • Aden, Margaret
  • Aden, Eunice
  • Aden, Clarence M.
  • Aden, John Dunlap
Organizations:
  • Lions International
  • Texas Embalmers Association
  • Girl Scouts of the United States of America
  • Scottish Rite (Masonic order)
  • New York University
  • Thurlow B. Weed Funeral Home
  • Weed and Rosengren Liverymen and Undertakers
  • Austin Girl Scout Council
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Lake Medina
Subjects:
  • Undertakers and undertaking--Texas--Austin
  • Freemasons--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Girl Scouts--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Architectural drawings
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Drawings/sketches
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 (Austin, 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
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Powell Papers

AR.M.006
Dates: 1913 - 1966
Creator: Powell, Marian R.
Persons:
  • Pennybacker, Percy V., Mrs.
  • Pennybacker, Anna J. Hardwicke
  • Powell, Marian R.
Organizations:
  • Austin Woman's Club
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Kappa Kappa Gamma
  • Maternal Health Clinic
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Texas
  • Texas Federation of Women's Clubs
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Birth control--Religious aspects
  • Family planning
  • Patriotic societies
  • Universities and colleges--Texas
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.O.004
Dates: 1893 - 2005
Creator: American History Club
Persons:
  • Arthur, Dora F.
  • Brush, Laura
  • Colby, Minnie
  • Davis, Lucy
  • Freeman, Lizzie
  • Freeman, Rosa
  • Inglehart, Fannie Gooch
  • Lewright, Estelle
  • Smither, Harriet Wingfield
  • Steele, Laura L.
  • Spaulding, Maimie
  • Taylor, Bride N.
Organizations:
  • The American History Club (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Woman's Club
  • Pathfinders (Organization)
  • Texas Federation of Women's Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Societies--History, organization, etc.
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Clubs--Texas--Travis County
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Creative works
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.W.009
Dates: 1955 - 2018
Creator: Westwood Country Club
Persons:
  • Fehr, Arthur
Organizations:
  • Fehr and Granger (Architectural firm)
  • Westwood Country Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Country clubs--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.X.014
Dates: 1983 - 1988
Creator: Austin Sesquicentennial Commission
Persons:
  • Brown, Peggy
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Edwards, Ruth
  • Jordan, D. Wylie
  • Pena, Amado Maurilio
Organizations:
  • Austin Sesquicentennial Program of Austin, TX, Inc.
  • Ballet Austin
  • Austin Sesquicentennial Commission
  • Texas 1986 Sesquicentennial Commission
  • Texas Wagon Train Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Anniversaries--Texas
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1997.007
Dates: 1895 - 2005
Creator: Sheffield, Beverly
Persons:
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Crenshaw, Roberta Reed
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Henry, O.
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Community Foundation
  • Save Barton Creek Association
  • Save Our Springs Coalition
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Deep Eddy Swimming Pool (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Salamanders--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Digital records
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:

Austin Ki-Ann Luncheon Club Records

AR.1995.005
Dates: 1949 - 1991
Creator: Austin Ki-Ann Luncheon Club
Organizations:
  • Kiwanis Club (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Ki-Ann Luncheon Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1994.016
Dates: 1910 - 1963
Creator: Newton, Harry Groll
Persons:
  • Newton, Harry Groll
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • American poetry--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
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