Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.016
Dates: 1881 - 1956
Creator: Numbers, Emily, 1862-1961
Persons:
  • Numbers, Emily Louella
  • Numbers, Melete
  • Numbers, Arta B.
Organizations:
  • West Austin School (Tex.)
  • Numbers School
  • Miss Numbers School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Rio Grande 1205 (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Teachers
  • Private schools
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.A.031
Dates: 1878 - 1929
Creator: Allan Junior High School
Persons:
  • Harris, T.G.
Organizations:
  • Allan Junior High School
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Jefferson Debating Society (Austin, Tex.)
  • Allan High School Parent Teacher Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Junior high schools--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin--History
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
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
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.E.004
Dates: 1815 - 1967
Creator: McCallum, Jane Y.
Persons:
  • McCallum, Jane Y.
  • Cunningham, Minnie Fisher
  • Finnigan, Annette
  • Catt, Carrie Chapman
  • Hobby, William Pettus
  • Moody, Daniel James
  • Sterling, Ross S.
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • Ferguson, Miriam Amanda
  • Ames, Jessie Daniel
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
Organizations:
  • Texas Woman Suffrage Association
  • Texas Equal Suffrage Association
  • National American Woman Suffrage Association
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
  • Austin Open Forum
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Woman's Club
  • League of Women Voters (U.S.)
  • National Society of the Colonial Dames of America
  • American Equal Rights Association
  • Texas Federation of Women's Clubs
  • Austin-Travis County Tuberculosis Sanitarium
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Texas--Politics and government
  • La Vervia (Tex.)
  • Seguin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Women--Suffrage--Texas
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas---Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Suffragettes--Texas
  • Women--Political activity
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
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
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Lane Family Papers

AR.G.005
Dates: 1880 - 1928
Creator: Lane family
Persons:
  • Lane, David Addison
  • Lane, Mattie Callaway
  • Callaway, John Isaac
  • Callaway, Martha Antoinette Long
  • Lane, Joe Callaway
  • Lane, John Callaway
  • Lane, Roy Callaway
Organizations:
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • New Orleans College of Dentistry
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas National Guard
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Subjects:
  • Family--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Posters
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.016
Dates: 1834 - 1930
Creator: Brooke, Florence Ralston
Persons:
  • Brooke, Florence Ralston
  • Brooke, Henrietta Ralston
Organizations:
  • 10th Ward School
  • Palm School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Emigration and immigration
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Lyme Hall (Cheshire)
Subjects:
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • United States--Emigration and immigration--History--19th century
  • Diaries
  • Passenger ships--History--19th century
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Scrapbooks
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.024
Dates: 1845 - 1954
Creator: Hirshfeld, Henry, 1834-1911
Persons:
  • Hirshfeld, Henry
  • Hirshfeld, Jennie Melasky
  • Hirshfeld, Morris
  • Hirshfeld, Caroline
  • Hirshfeld, Laura
  • Hirshfeld, Samuel
  • Hirshfeld, Jacob
  • Bernheim, Leila Hirshfeld
  • Bernheim, Henry Hirshfeld
  • Hanna, Marie Hirshfeld Bernheim
  • Frees, Rosa Hirshfeld
  • Free, William Jacob
  • Frees, Miriam Hirshfeld
  • Porter, Athol Estes
Organizations:
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • Allan Junior High School
  • Driskill Hotel
  • B. Melasky & Son (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hirshfeld, Gratz & Company
  • Hirshfeld and Anderson (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hood Seminary (Austin, Tex.)
  • Miss Numbers School (Austin, Tex)
  • Richardson Academy
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Congress Avenue 608 (Austin, Tex.)
  • 9th Street W. 303
  • 9th Street W. 305 (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • German Americans--Social life and customs Jews--Texas
  • Women--Social life and customs
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Freemasons
  • Fraternal organizations
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Autographs--Collectors and collecting
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Judaism--Texas--Austin--Customs and practices
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Private schools
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Naturalization records
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States--Emigration and immigration--History
  • Real property
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Journals/diaries
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 High School 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
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.M.003
Dates: 1847 - 1974
Creator: Houston, Mary Josephine, 1875-1974
Persons:
  • Houston, Mary Josephine
  • Slaughter, James Marshall
  • Slaughter, Heady Cheatham
  • Morris, Carrie May Holleman
  • Kennedy, Ruth
  • Bowden, Malvin George
  • Slaughter, Emma Howard Potts Houston
  • Morris, Laura
  • Morris, John
  • Morris, David
  • Morris, Peter
Organizations:
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Delta Kappa Gamma
  • National Retired Teachers Association
  • National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Women's Society of Christian Society
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
  • Order of the Eastern Star
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects:
  • Music
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
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