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
  • 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
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
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
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin
  • School districts--Texas--Austin
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:
AR.S.005
Dates: 1971 - 1980
Creator: Kelley, DeCourcy, 1929-2007
Persons:
  • Kelley, DeCourcy
Organizations:
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Community Schools
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.). 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
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2009.043
Dates: 1919 - 2008
Creator: Harris, August Watkins
Persons:
  • Harris, August Watson
  • Harris, Loula
  • Giesecke, Bertram E.
  • Giesecke, Frederick Ernst
  • Campi, Ray
Organizations:
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Giesecke & Harris
  • Elgin-Butler Brick
  • Citizens State Bank
  • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.). Company 845 (Kirbyville, Tex.)
  • Preservation Austin
  • St. Mary's Cathedral School
  • Texas School for the Deaf
  • Allan Junior High School
  • American Legion. Travis Post No. 76 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Norwood Tower (Austin, Tex.)
  • Govalle Fire Station
  • State Bar of Texas Association (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Colorado County (Tex.)
  • Hidalgo County (Tex.)
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • Nueces County (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Williamson County (Tex.)
  • Lake Austin Boulevard 2201 1/2
Subjects:
  • Architecture--Texas--Travis County
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Architects--Texas--Austin
  • Architectural firms--Texas--Austin
  • Buildings--Designs and plans
  • Segregation in education--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Architectural drawings
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2011.007
Dates: 1930 - 2009
Creator: Long, Emma Jackson, 1912-2011
Persons:
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Long, Stuart
Organizations:
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.) Human Relations Commission
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Travis County Democratic Party
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Human rights--Texas--Austin
  • Civil Rights--United States
  • Transportation
  • Urban renewal
  • Local telephone service
  • Zoning
  • Wages--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Mattie Lee Boyd Papers

AR.1991.087
Dates: 1931 - 1932
Creator: Boyd, Mattie Lee
Persons:
  • Boyd, Mattie Lee
Organizations:
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wooldridge Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Ledgers
  • Minutes/agendas
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Delta Kappa Gamma International Society, Alpha State Organization Records

AR.1992.029
Dates: 1929 - 2017
Creator: Delta Kappa Gamma International Society. Alpha State Organization
Persons:
  • Blanton, Annie Webb
  • Casis, Josephine
  • Casis, Lilia Mary
  • Cook, Katherine
  • Gill, Eula
  • Junkin, Ruth
  • Hunter, Waldine
  • Luedecke, Pansy
Organizations:
  • Delta Kappa Gamma International Society. Alpha State Organization
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Societies--Texas--Austin
  • Educational leadership--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • Women educators
  • Schools--Texas--Austin
  • Women in education--Texas--Austin--Societies, etc.
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Yearbooks
  • Creative works
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Helen Frantz Papers

AR.2018.027
Dates: 1956 - 1991
Creator: Frantz, Helen
Persons:
  • Frantz, Helen
Organizations:
  • Alliance of Pan American Round Tables
  • University Ladies Club
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Civic Ballet
  • Ballet Folklorico Aztlan de Tejas
  • Austin Ballet Theatre
  • Ballet Austin
  • American History Club (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Arts Commission (Tex.)
  • Paramount Theatre
  • Capitol City Playhouse
  • Country Dinner Playhouse
  • Austin Pan American Round Table
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Dance--Texas--Austin
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Yearbooks
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: