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
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Austin (Tex.). Austin Public Library Records

AR.Q.010
Dates: 1900 - 2017
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Public Library
Organizations:
  • Austin Public Library
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Libraries--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Ledgers
  • Posters
  • Scrapbooks
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AR.2010.007
Dates: 1937 - 2007
Creator: Overton, Volma
Persons:
  • Overton, Volma
  • Overton, Warneta
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • DeWitty, Virgie Maye Carrington
  • Doggett, Lloyd
Organizations:
  • Austin History Center
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Austin Branch
  • Austin NAACP Federal Credit Union (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Rights Commission
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Boys Scouts of America. Troop 70 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas State Conference of the NAACP Branches
  • Oak Springs Elementary (Austin, Tex.). Campus Advisory Council
  • Texas Society to Abolish Capital Punishment
  • United States. Army Reserve
  • United States Postal Service
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Civil rights--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education (Elementary)--Texas--Austin
  • African American students
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Election law--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Ballroom dancing
  • African Americans--Suffrage
  • Social reformers
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Race discrimination--Economic aspects
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in employment--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in public accommodations--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Transcripts
  • Subject/project files
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AR.1994.083
Dates: 1922 - 2016
Creator: Altrusa Club (Austin, Tex.)
Persons:
  • Rydell, Hazel
  • Howell, Joyce
  • Draper, Deborah
  • Gamboa, Carmen
  • Carter, Jan
  • Nichols, Linda
  • Pappas, Joy
  • Messer, Jerie
  • Hestir, Lucy
  • Boyd, Elizabeth
  • Nichols, Linda
  • Kimmey, Rowena
  • Taylor, Arline
  • Menchetti, Amelia
  • Miller, Belva
  • Hale, Laginia
Organizations:
  • Altrusa Club (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women in the professions--Texas
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Photographic materials
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Susan Toomey Frost Papers

AR.1992.011
Dates: 1954 - 1992
Creator: Frost, Susan Toomey
Persons:
  • Frost, Susan Toomey
  • Arnold, Mary
  • Barnstone, Robert
  • Carrasco, Jorge
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Humphrey, George
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Trevino, John
  • Washington, Joe
  • McHone, Mike
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Community Television
  • Austin Parks and Recreation Policy Advisory Committee
  • Town Lake Park Alliance
  • Austin Neighborhoods Council
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • We Care Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Sand Beach Researve (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects:
  • Convention facilities--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Community leadership
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Political activity
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Real estate development--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Drawings/sketches
  • Digital records
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AR.2017.008
Dates: 1982 - 2017
Creator: Spencer, Tom
Persons:
  • Spencer, Tom
Organizations:
  • KLRU (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
  • Interfaith Action of Central Texas
  • I Live Here, I Give Here
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Public broadcasting--Texas--Austin
  • Documentary television programs--Production and direction
  • Faith
  • Gardening--Texas
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Journals/diaries
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AR.2017.023
Dates: 2002 - 2018
Creator: Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce (ALGBTCC)
Organizations:
  • Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Human rights--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Posters
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Photographic materials
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AR.2017.030
Dates: 1969 - 2016
Creator: Green, Olyvia
Persons:
  • Green, Olyvia
Organizations:
  • Pease Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • African American teachers--Texas--Austin
  • School integration
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Digital records
  • Video
  • Other (text)
  • Text materials
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AR.2020.017
Dates: 2002 - 2008
Creator: Nomai, Afsheen
Organizations:
  • Housewife (Musical group)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
Subjects:
  • Sound recordings
  • Live sound recordings
  • Rock music
  • Rock Music - Posters
  • Music - Performance
  • Music videos
  • Music criticism and reviews
  • Advertising - Flyers
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
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