Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.D.003
Dates: 1874 - 1954
Creator: Austin Public Schools
Persons:
  • Harris, T.G.
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
Organizations:
  • Austin Graded Schools Board of Directors
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bickler Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Clarksville Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Palm Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Pease Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Winn Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wooldridge Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Robinson Hill School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Gregorytown School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wheatville Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin--History
  • School districts--Texas--Austin--History
  • Segregation in education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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AR.J.014
Dates: 1956 - 1971
Creator: Kealing Junior High School
Persons:
  • Calhoun, T. C.
  • Kealing, Hightower Theodore (H. T.)
Organizations:
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Kealing Parent-Teacher Association
  • Austin-Travis County Teacher's Credit Union
  • Teacher Welfare Organization
  • Texas Congress of Colored Parents and Teachers
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Parents' and teachers' associations
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Other (text)
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.K.005
Dates: 1933 - 1989
Creator: Anderson High School
Persons:
  • Pigfor, William
  • Anderson, L. C. (Laurine Cecil)
Organizations:
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson Parent- Teacher Association
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation--Texas--Austin
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Mike Cox Papers

AR.R.004
Creator: Cox, Mike
Persons:
  • Cox, Mike
Organizations:
  • Austin Brick Company
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Congress Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
  • Scrapbooks
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2014.022
Dates: 1947 - 1969
Creator: Woods and Griffin families
Persons:
  • Woods, Nettie V. DeWitty
  • Griffin, Ethel Jean
  • Griffin, Virginia
  • Woods, Marion
Organizations:
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Rosewood School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • African American women
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Programs/fliers
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2011.042
Dates: 1840 - 2011
Creator: Toth, Pat
Persons:
  • Toth, Pat
Organizations:
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin--History
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Programs/fliers
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2011.043
Dates: 1948 - 1974
Creator: Frazier, Lucile Edna
Persons:
  • Frazier, Lucile Edna
Organizations:
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • High schools--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2007.012
Dates: 1953 - 2007
Creator: Temple, Florence Hawkins
Persons:
  • Hawkings, Florence Temple
  • Banks, Martin
  • Conley,Onie B.
  • Turner, Dorothy
Organizations:
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Original L.C. Anderson Alumni Association
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • High schools--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation in education--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Biographical materials
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Walker and Davis Families Papers

AR.2005.047
Creator: Walker and Davis families
Persons:
  • Walker family
  • Davis family
Organizations:
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Programs/fliers
  • Certificates
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1991.064
Dates: 1981 - 1983
Creator: Orum, Anthony M.
Persons:
  • Orum, Anthony M.
  • Glass, Taylor
  • Ransom, Ruby Lee
  • Tatum, Jim
  • Baker, Betty
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Shelton, Emmett, Sr.
  • Simond, Ada DeBlanc
  • Nolen, Harry
  • O'Quinn, Trueman E.
  • Lee, Jean
  • Spear, Helen
  • Perry, Edgar
  • Yarborough, Ralph Webster
  • Scanlan, John
  • Barnes, Lorraine
  • Overton, Volma
  • Crenshaw, Roberta Reed
  • Friedman, Jeffrey Mark
  • Fath, Creekmore
  • Long, Walter Ewing
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • Davis, Stormy
  • Duncan, Roger
  • Schwartz, Lou
  • Binder, Bob
Organizations:
  • IBM Corporation
  • Southwestern Bell Telephone Company
  • Texas. Highway Department
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Travis County Commissioners Court
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • East 6th Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Fiesta Gardens (Austin, Tex.)
  • Westlake Hills (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Oral history--Texas--Austin
  • Local history--Research
  • Students--Political activity
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • Racism--Texas—Austin
  • Gentrification--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Real estate development--Texas--Austin
  • Civil rights--Texas--Austin
  • Judaism--Texas--Austin--Customs and practices
  • Churches--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Business enterprise
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Power resources--Texas--Austin
  • Water supply--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas—Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Notes
  • Subject/project files
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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