Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.P.002
Dates: 1977 - 1983
Creator: Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
Persons:
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Reynolds, Burt
  • Davidson, Dan H.
  • Znotas, Joseph M.
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Office
  • Austin (Tex.). Health and Human Services Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). City Manager's Office
  • United States. Air Force. Thunderbirds.
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Lake Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Cities and towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • 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:
AR.2003.006
Dates: 1970 - 1999
Creator: Natural Science Guild of Austin
Persons:
  • Burnett, Larcie
  • Jones, Sidney
  • McMillon, Mary Beth
  • Orr, Joyce
  • Powell, Penny
  • Stobie, Olga
  • Terwelp, Diane
Organizations:
  • Austin Natural Science Association Guild
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Natural Science Guild of Austin, Inc.
  • Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farm (Tex.)
  • Austin Nature and Science Center
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Agricultural museums
  • Science museums--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Scrapbooks
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2002.008
Dates: 1952 - 2004
Creator: Pennington, Gloria M.; Pennington, Mel, 1934-2003
Persons:
  • Pennington, Mel
  • Pennington, Gloria Mata
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Fiesta de Independencia Foundation
  • KXAN (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association
  • Austin-Saltillo Sister Cities Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Saltillo (Coahuila, Mexico)
Subjects:
  • Sister cities
  • Aged--Services for--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American women
  • Latinx--Texas--History
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
  • Sports--Texas--Austin
  • Television journalists--Texas--Austin
  • Nonprofit organizations--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2002.020
Dates: 1984 - 2005
Creator: Gonzales, Irene
Persons:
  • Gonzales, Irene
  • Reyes, Ruperto
  • Hinojosa-Smith, Rolando
  • Acosta, Teresa Paloma
  • Zarate, Manuel
  • Ramos, Gregory
Organizations:
  • Zachary Scott Theatre Center
  • Academia Aztlan
  • Austin Circle of Theatres
  • Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center (San Antonio, Tex.)
  • Dougherty Arts Center
  • Indigenous Women's Network (Austin, Tex.)
  • Alma de Mujer Center for Social Change
  • Austin (Tex.). Cultural Arts Division
  • Teatro Humanidad
  • Teatro Vivo
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Latino Lesbian and Gay Organization
  • Allgo
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Theater--Texas--Austin
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
  • Actors--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
  • Chicanas
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Programs/fliers
  • Creative works
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2019.018
Dates: 1986 - 2019
Creator: Mayfield Park/Community Project
Persons:
  • Cannatti, Karen
  • Kaiser, Mary C.
  • Watt, Barbara
  • Gutsch, Mary Frances Mayfield
  • Gutsch, Milton Rietow
  • Mayfield, Allison
  • Santos, Lupe
  • Hartzog, Martha
  • Moerbe, Olga
Organizations:
  • Friends of the Parks
  • Gregory Free & Associates
  • Austin Natural Science Association Guild
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Mayfield Park/Community Project
  • Keep Austin Beautiful
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • 3505 West 35th Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Nonprofit organizations--Texas--Austin
  • Urban beautification--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Architectural drawings
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Drawings/sketches
  • Subject/project files
Access: Available on-site
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