Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.007
Dates: 1939 - 1955
Creator: Bybee, Ruth, -1969; Bybee, Hal
Persons:
  • Bybee, Ruth Woolery
  • Bybee, Halbert Pleasant
  • Edgar, James Winfred
  • Keuhne, H. F.
  • Jessen & Jessen
  • Fehr & Granger
  • Giesecke & Harris
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
  • Curtis, Corneil G.
Organizations:
  • Austin Community Chest
  • Austin Public Schools. Board of Trustees
  • YWCA Greater Austin (Tex.)
  • Community Council of Austin and Travis
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Administration
  • Civic leaders
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Education
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • 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
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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
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AR.1994.094
Dates: 1980 - 1985
Creator: Hartzog, Martha
Persons:
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Smith, C.B.
  • Simond, Ada DeBlanc
  • Wilson, Eddie
  • Urigas, Jose
  • Fowler, Gordon
  • Hertzog, Martha
Organizations:
  • Armadillo World Headquarters
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council.
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects:
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin--Social conditions--20th century
  • Cities and towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • Economic conditions--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Notes
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site;Some portions may require advance notice
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AR.Q.014
Dates: 1908 - 1926
Creator: Passon, Wesley H., 1864-1933
Persons:
  • Passon, Wesley H.
  • Polk, P. N.
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
  • Washington, M. M.
  • Pierce, L. E.
  • White, Mary
  • Ewing, Mildred
  • Anderson, L. C. (Laurine Cecil)
  • Jones, Edna L.
Organizations:
  • West Austin School Club
  • West Austin School (Texas)
  • Olive Street School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Clarksville School (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin--History
  • African American teachers--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education (Primary)--Texas--Austin--History--20th Century
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Journals/diaries
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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KVUE News Films

AR.R.010
Dates: 1972 - 1977
Creator: KVUE News
Persons:
  • Foster, Tolbert
Organizations:
  • KVUE (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Texas. Legislature
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Television broadcasting of news--Texas--History--20th century
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Other (text)
  • Digital records
Access: Advance notice required
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Austin (Tex.). City Council. Lee Cooke Records

AR.S.018
Dates: 1977 - 1981
Creator: Cooke, Lee, 1944-
Persons:
  • Cooke, Lee
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Urban Transportation Department
  • Brackenridge Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Public utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin
  • Power resources--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Subject/project files
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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United Fund of Austin and Travis County Records

AR.U.001
Dates: 1944 - 1981
Creator: United Fund of Austin and Travis County
Organizations:
  • Austin Community Chest
  • United Fund of Austin and Travis County
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Certificates
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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AR.U.004
Dates: 1977 - 1983
Creator: Goodman, Richard, 1949-2005
Persons:
  • Goodman, Richard
  • McClellen, Carol
  • Levy, Mike
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Himmelblau, Betty J.
  • Mullen, Ron
  • Snell, Jimmy
  • Trevino, John
  • Deuser, Larry
  • Duncan, Roger
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Wendler, Ed, Jr.
Organizations:
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Brackenridge Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Water and Wastewater Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Transportation Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Cable Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Environmental Board
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Rainey Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Electric utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Cable television--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ
  • Motorboat racing--Texas--Austin
  • Public works--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Health--Texas--Austin
  • Budget
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.W.001
Dates: 1963 - 1986
Creator: Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth, 1920-1999
Persons:
  • Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth
  • Hamilton, Edward Rhodes
  • Schmidt, May Irene Hamilton
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Nofziger, Max
  • Andrade, Erasmo Wilivaldo
  • Richards, Ann
Organizations:
  • Mathews Community School
  • Maplewood Community School Advisory Council
  • Brooke Community School
  • Rosedale/Brykerwoods Community Schools
  • Clarksville Jazz Festival (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Jail Overcrowding Task Force (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Austin/Travis County Senior Luncheon Program
  • Retired Senior Volunteer Program
  • Stimulating the Neighborhood Action Process (SNAP)
  • Community Education Consortium (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Community Education Association
  • Travis County Democratic Party
  • Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Errants (CURE)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Community schools--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Jails--Overcrowding--Texas--Travis County
  • Alternatives to imprisonment--Texas--Travis County
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Elections--Texas--Travis County
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Membership records
  • Artifacts
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site
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