Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.021
Dates: 1845 - 1948
Creator: Whitis family
Persons:
  • Bell, Florence Whitis
  • Eno, Mary "Mollie" Whitis
  • Manor, Joseph J.
  • Rogan, Griffith
  • Whitis, Charles Wesley
  • Whitis, Florence
  • Whitis, Gertrude
  • Whitis, John Hancock
  • Whitis, Mary Key
  • Whitis, Rufus
  • Whitis, Thomas P.
Organizations:
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Whitis Avenue School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Manor (Tex.)
  • Webberville (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
  • Barton Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bull Creek (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Private schools--Texas--Austin
  • Business--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Real property records
  • Journals/diaries
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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Payne Family Papers

AR.A.024
Dates: 1935 - 1935
Creator: Payne family
Persons:
  • Payne, Leonidas Warren, Jr.
  • Payne, Susie Bledsoe
  • Payne, Bledsoe
Organizations:
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Austin--Pictures, Illustrations, etc.
  • Football
  • Texas--University
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Scrapbooks
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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AR.E.006
Dates: 1893 - 1961
Creator: Urbantke family
Persons:
  • Urbantke, Elsie
  • Urbantke, Gus Fred
  • Urbantke, Emily (Eversberg)
  • Urbantke, Hilda
Organizations:
  • Texas School for the Deaf
  • Blinn College
  • University Of Texas at Austin
  • County Club of Austin
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • U.S. Naval Hospital (Norman, Ok.)
  • Women's Texas Golf Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
Subjects:
  • Golf--Texas--Austin
  • Deaf--Education--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Greeting cards
  • Valentines
  • Christmas cards
  • Postcards--Collectors and collecting
  • Country clubs--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Golf for women
  • Nursing
  • Women in engineering
  • Women in war
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Drawings/sketches
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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Brooks and Harrison Families Papers

AR.F.005
Dates: 1893 - 1951
Creator: Brooks and Harrison families
Persons:
  • Brooks, Grace Sinclair Harrison
  • Brooks, Victor Lee
  • Brooks, Henry Harrison
  • Harrison, Alice Hollingsworth
  • Harrison, Richard Sinclair
  • Harrison, Henry Douglas
  • Harrison, Alice S.
  • Harrison, William Lawrence
  • Brooks, Victor Lee Jr.
Organizations:
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • State of Texas
  • First Baptist Church
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Travis County--Government
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Posters
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • 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
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AR.G.003
Dates: 1935 - 1942
Creator: United States Works Projects Administration, Texas District No. 9
Organizations:
  • St. David's Episcopal Church
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Work Projects Administration. Texas District No. 9
  • Texas Historical Records Survey
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • West Avenue School (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Churches--Texas--Austin
  • Federal aid to community development--Texas--Austin
  • Archival surveys--Texas
  • African American students--Texas--Austin
  • Episcopal Church--Texas--Austin
  • Depressions--1929--Texas
  • Mexican American students--Texas--Austin
  • Public service employment--Texas
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin--History
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Transcripts
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

John Robert Williams Texana Collection

AR.H.007
Dates: 1860 - 1934
Creator: Williams, John Robert
Persons:
  • Williams, James Robert
  • Dienst, Alexander
  • McCall, John David
  • Pearce, James Edwin
  • Swisher, John Milton
  • Pease, E. M. (Elisha Marshall)
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • Nalle, Oida Ferguson
  • Armijo, Manuel
  • DeGress, Jacob C.
  • DeMorse, Charles
  • Johnston, Albert Sidney
Organizations:
  • Texas Department of Education
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas Supreme Court
  • University of Texas
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Texas Co-operative Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Waco, (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Texas--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Voting--Travis County
  • Taxation
  • Governors
  • Property--History
  • U.S. Army
  • Postal Service
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Legal briefs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Biographical materials
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.008
Dates: 1794 - 1984
Creator: Hart family
Persons:
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Meriweather, Carrie
  • Hart, William de Normandie
  • Hart, James Hill
  • Hart, Nannie Strother Furman
  • Jagou, Helen Furman
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Hart, Katherine
Organizations:
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Austin History Center
  • Daughters of the American Colonists
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas State Historical Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Travis County Historic Landmarks Commision
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Mexico City
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges--Texas
  • Government--Texas
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • University of Texas--Athletics
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Men--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Scrapbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Penn Place Tennis Club Papers

AR.H.040
Dates: 1916 - 1966
Creator: Penn Place Tennis Club
Organizations:
  • Penn Place Tennis Club
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Faculty and Staff--University of Texas
  • Sports and athletics
  • Tennis clubs
  • Clubs--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.I.003
Dates: 1841 - 1974
Creator: Goeth, Etnyre, and Tips families
Persons:
  • Etnyre, Henry Mentor
  • Etnyre, Caroline Goeth
  • Goeth, Ottilie Fuchs
  • Goeth, Adolph C.
  • Goeth, Julia Tips
  • Greear, Yvonne Etnyre
  • Hedspeth, Cullie
  • Posey, Frank W.
  • Scherding, Laura G. Tips
  • Schutze, Frances Julia Tips
  • Sweeney, Dennis
  • Sweeney, Kathryn
  • Tips, Edward Charles
  • Tips, Eugene
  • Tips, Frances Marie
  • Tips, Mary Jane Pearce
  • Tips, Walter E.
  • Tips, Walter H.
  • Von Heppeger, Anita (Von Kramer)
  • Von Kramer, Mona
  • Von Kramer, Frederick Carl
  • Von Kramer, Mary Elizabeth Tips
Organizations:
  • Walter Tips Hardware Company
  • Tips Engine Works
  • Mrs. Huberick's School
  • American Historical Society
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States. Army. Air Corps
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Monterrey (Mexico)
  • Camp Waldemar (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Air pilots, Military--Training of
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Travel
  • Universities and colleges--Texas
Formats:
  • Art
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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