Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.R.012
Dates: 1973 - 1979
Creator: Richards, Ann, 1933-2006
Persons:
  • Richards, Ann
  • Carpenter, Liz
  • Turner, Dorothy
  • Vackar, Barbara
Organizations:
  • Austin Women's Center
  • Austin Women's Political Caucus
  • Capital City Federated Business and Professional Women's Club
  • Center for Battered Women (Austin, Tex.)
  • Insurance Women of Austin
  • Mothers, Inc.
  • Women and Their Work (Organization)
  • Women's Organic Farm
  • Zonta Club of Austin (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Equality--Government policy
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Women--suffrage
  • Women’s rights--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Social conditions
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2007.012
Dates: 1953 - 2007
Creator: Temple, Florence Hawkins
Persons:
  • Hawkings, Florence Temple
  • Banks, Martin
  • Conley, Onie B.
  • Turner, Dorothy
Organizations:
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Original L.C. Anderson Alumni Association
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • High schools--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation in education--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2007.027
Dates: 1981 - 1993
Creator: Laughlin, Trella
Persons:
  • Laughlin, Trella
  • Bridgforth, Sharon
  • Farenthold, Frances
  • Hernandez, Paul
  • Salinas, Raul
  • Shipman, Sally
  • Sisnett, Ana
  • Turner, Dorothy
  • Valdez, Raul
Organizations:
  • Brown Berets, Austin chapter
  • Austin Peace & Justice Coalition
  • Institute for Policy Studies. Third World Women's Project
  • International Women's Festival
  • Austin Women's Peace House
  • Wing Chung Academy
  • Xinachtli Aztex Dance Company
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Feminism--United States
  • Women's rights--United States
  • Racism--Texas--Austin
  • African American arts--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Social life and customs
  • Indians of North America
  • Indigenous peoples--Social life and customs
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Video
  • Text materials
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:
AR.2004.037
Dates: 1979 - 2004
Creator: Black Citizens' Task Force
Persons:
  • Turner, Dorothy
  • Roberts, Velma
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Warfield, John
  • Laughlin, Trella
Organizations:
  • Black Citizens' Task Force
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Rights Commission
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Community Television
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Police--Complaints against--Texas--Austin
  • Social movements--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Subject/project files
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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