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.F.009
Dates: 1932 - 1967
Creator: University Junior High School
Persons:
  • Ashley, Marshel
  • Horn, Jeff L.
  • LaGrone, Herbert F.
  • Nelson, I.I.
  • Pittinger, B.F.
  • Stepan, Joe R.
Organizations:
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • University High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin--History
  • School Districts--Texas-Austin--History
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
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:
  • Parent-Teachers Association
  • Austin City Council of Parent-Teachers
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Texas Congress of Parent-Teachers
  • Junior League
  • Texans' War on Drugs
  • 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
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
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:
AR.2003.026
Dates: 1967 - 1995
Creator: Flores, Jose, 1941-
Persons:
  • Flores, Jose
Organizations:
  • Allan Elementary School
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Barrington Elementary School
  • Metz Elementary School
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
  • Mexican Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education, Bilingual
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.Q.020
Dates: 1969 - 1986
Creator: Austin Ethnic History Association
Persons:
  • Hart, Katherine
  • Kocurek, Willie
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Simond, Ada DeBlanc
  • Widen, Carl
Organizations:
  • Austin Ethnic History Association
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • City of Austin Office of Bicentennial Affairs
  • Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Department
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects:
  • Ethnic groups--Texas--Austin
  • Ethnicity--Texas--Austin
  • Austin Folk Festival
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Societies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.S.005
Dates: 1971 - 1980
Creator: Kelley, DeCourcy, 1929-2007
Persons:
  • Kelley, DeCourcy
Organizations:
  • Austin Community College
  • Austin Community Schools
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools, Board of Trustees
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects:
  • Community Colleges--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • School integration--Texas--History--20th century
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • Education, Bilingual
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.U.005
Dates: 1981 - 1983
Creator: Austin Independent School District
Persons:
  • Kocurek, Willie
  • Arrowsmith, Francis
  • Ellis, John
Organizations:
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Forming the Future
  • Citizens for School Bonds
  • Forming the Future Council (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • School bonds--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.V.003
Dates: 1969 - 1983
Creator: Austin Alliance for Smooth Transition
Organizations:
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Texas Education Agency
  • Austin Independent School District. Board of Trustees
  • Austin Alliance for Smooth Transition
  • AISD Parents Task Force for Desegregation
  • AISD Task Force for Community Groups and Citizens
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects:
  • School integration--Texas--History--20th century
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Mexican Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Race discrimination--Social aspects--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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